How it Works.

With the Tailgater®, you can have TV wherever the fun is.  Extremely mobile and built to endure any kind of weather, the Tailgater® Portable Satellite Antenna brings TV wherever you want – camping, tailgating, a backyard bbq … the options are really limitless.  Just connect the Tailgater® to a compatible DISH receiver to watch the exact same DISH programming that you enjoy at home while you’re outside.

$350.00 (Tailgater Antenna only)
$449.99 (Tailgater System, includes receiver)


With the Tailgater®, receiver configuration is totally automatic, so you’ll never have to worry about manually searching for a satellite signal, making the Tailgater’s setup effortless and quick.  All you have to do is connect the Tailgater® to the HD receiver.  Within a matter of minutes, you can be enjoying your favorite shows and games wherever the great outdoors takes you. The Tailgater includes a 50-foot RG6 cable which conveniently powers the satellite antenna, giving you the freedom to choose a convenient location to secure your satellite without the burden of finding an additional power cord.

Note: The Tailgater® only works in the 48 contiguous United States.


  • Easy to transport – built-in carrying handle
  • Weighs only 10 lbs
  • Automatic satellite acquisition
  • Accommodates both HD and SD programming
  • Watch your TV rain or shine – weather-resistant cover
  • No special programming package required