Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson, right, greet Packers president Mark Murphy, before departing from Lambeau Field on the Packers Tailgate Tour, Tuesday, May 15, 2012. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette
Fans in five cities won't have to come to Lambeau Field to do their tailgating, thanks to the eighth annual "Green Bay Packers Tailgate Tour," set for May 14-18.
This year's tour includes a stop in Iowa for the first time, as well as four Wisconsin stops. Stops are planned in Oshkosh (May 14), Beloit (May 15), Dubuque, Iowa, (May 16), Tomah (May 17) and Wisconsin Rapids (May 18).
The purpose, aside from giving fans a chance to meet key Packers players and staff, is to benefit a local nonprofit organization in each of the tour cities. ...