Where the Real Game is Played: NFL Cities That Do Tailgating Best

9. Pittsburgh Steelers: An Ambulance for the Dedicated

9. Pittsburgh Steelers: An Ambulance for the Dedicated

The area around Pittsburgh’s Heinz Field has over 20 parking lots, each with a different tailgating feel and all of which open five hours before kick-off. Closest to the stadium you’ll find the longtime (and we mean long) fans. There are also family-friendly areas, where kids can play Frisbee, get their faces painted, or join the Steelers Kids Club. Stage AE is the official Steelers Tailgate Zone, but you can find outstanding cooks everywhere, dishing out potato skins and kielbasa. You might even be able to track down the infamous Mobile Tailgating Unit — a repurposed yellow ambulance operated by the uber-dedicated.

In case you’ve missed the news recently, it’s football season again. That means games, sure, but it also means tailgating. Even if you’re not a football fan, you can still enjoy a good all-day outdoor party. Here are some of the most searched tailgating locations on Yahoo.