Lions Pregame Tailgate Party Hosts Announced for 2019 Season

Evan Chronis

August 16, 2019

Detroit Lions Experiences is excited to announce the official hosts for its Pregame Tailgate Parties for the 2019-20 season. 

For the Week 1 matchup with the Arizona Cardinals, Joique Bell will host the Detroit Lions Experience Pregame Tailgate Party at The Lola. And the night before on Saturday, Lomas Brown will host the Welcome Cocktail Reception as guests prepare for gameday. 

Then when the Lions travel to Philadelphia for a Week 3 meeting with the Eagles — Herman Moore and Bennie Blades will take over host duty at 1100 Social for the Pregame Tailgate Party.

Get to Know Your Lions Legends

Joique Bell

Joique Bell

  • Played for the Lions from 2011-2015
  • Rushed for 650 rushing yards and eight touchdowns in 2013 season
  • Teamed with Reggie Bush to become first duo in NFL history to individually amass 500 rushing yards and 500 receiving yards in a single season (2013)

Quote from Bell on joining Lions Experiences in Arizona:

“I’m really looking forward to getting to experience a Lions road game as a fan not only for myself, but with other fans as well. Joining Detroit Lions Experiences in its first year is exciting. I can’t wait to head to Arizona for the Lions season opener – we are going to have a ton of fun.”

Lomas Brown 


  • Played for the Lions from 1985-1995
  • No.6 pick in the 1985 NFL Draft
  • Started 163 of the 164 games he played in Detroit
  • Offensive tackle on the unit that helped running back Barry Sanders claim the NFL rushing title in 1990 and 1994. 
  • 6 Pro Bowl appearances with the Lions (1990-95)
  • Named First Team All-Pro 3 times (1991, '92, '95)

Bennie Blades

Bennie Blades

  • Played for the Lions from 1988-1996
  • Selected to the 1991 Pro Bowl
  • Named First Team All Pro in 1988
  • Captained the Lions defense for 5 seasons
  • His 815 career tackles are second all-time in Lions history

Herman Moore

Herman Moore

  • Played for the Lions from 1991-2001
  • 4 Pro Bowl appearances with the Lions (1994-97)
  • 3-time First Team All-Pro (1995-97)
  • Second all-time in Lions receptions (670), receiving touchdowns (62) and receiving yards (9174)

Meet These Lions Legends

Be a part of the Lions away game experience with an Official Ticket Package from Detroit Lions Experiences. Travel and Fan Packages are available for both the Cardinals and Eagles games, as well as the option to purchase the Pregame Tailgate Party à la carte. 

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