Over the years, Jimmy Buffett's yearly concert tours have evolved into beach-themed extravaganzas. But as any true Buffett fan knows, to fully experience the fun you have to plunge into the pre-concert tailgate. This annual ritual can intimidate a newbie?and even die-hard ?Parrotheads? need inspiration to make their parties stand out. That's where this comprehensive handbook to all the great goings-on comes in. It's got essential Parrothead information, from details about Buffett's music to background on the band to stories behind some of his famous songs. You'll learn how to dress for the show, how to decorate your car, the A-Z of tailgating tools, recipes for Buffett gourmet classics such as a Cheeseburger in Paradise and the perfect margarita, and much more!