Football Game Day Snack Ideas for the NFL Playoffs and Super Bowl Sunday

If you’re an big football fan, I am sure you’re anticipating this weekend’s NFL playoff games as well as the football game day snacks and parties too.  We sure are here at Baby Be Hip as we are based right outside of Philadelphia, home to the EAGLES.

Whether you’re rooting for the Eagles, Vikings, Jaguars or the New England Patriots, gearing up the home with all your favorite foods and drinks is always fun.  To get you in the spirit of your favorite team, we’ll give you a few fun football game day snack ideas to cook up for those hungry football devotees on game day. Who doesn’t love some good food, cold drinks, and a round of cheering for our players!

Football Game Day Snack Ideas:

Game Day goodies such as the Mini Football Buffalo Chicken Calzones won’t last long. They have a great kick of spice, flavor, and spirit to get you going. They’re simple to make and with the help of Pillsbury Grands, you’ll be craving for more. Want the recipe? Check it out here.

Football Game Day Snack Ides - Mini Football Calzones

For the fans looking for a healthier alternative without losing the flavor (or even noticing a difference!), this easy Skinny Taco Dip is for you. If you’re like us and don’t have much time, this dish may be on the money. Fresh avocado and salsa mixed with Greek Yogurt and cheese will have your friends cheering you on! Take a peek at the recipe here.

Football Game Day Snack Ideas - Taco Dip

Now, this next recipe may seem to be more on the complicated side, but we promise, you won’t regret it! With only 20 minutes, you and your sports fans will be indulging in a delicious Chocolate Chip Cheesecake Ball. Add some graham crackers or nila wafers and you won’t believe how much fun it is to eat! Here are the step by step directions to having your very own.

Football Game Day Snack Ideas - Chocolate Cheesecake Ball

Here’s a deliciously cheesy snack that’ll keep you and your friends happy all weekend long. There’s nothing better than a warm treat to take our minds off of these chilly wintery days.  The Pizzadilla is a definite go-to so why not check out the recipe to find out for yourself?

Football Game Snack Ideas - Pizzadilla Appetizer

Pillsbury is back again with Super Bread Bowl Dip. Football is nothing without some unique dips to livin’ up the party. Kale, cheddar cheese, and artichoke – mouthwatering to say the least! C’mon, don’t be shy…you know you wanna make them so check it out here.

We want you to get a little creative. Ever wonder what a football helmet full of fruit would look like? We never did either, but we’re going to show you. This Watermelon Football Helmet Fruit Salad is a serious touchdown. After all the drinks and fried, spicy foods, this light, inspired platter will be as refreshing as a summer’s day. We have the instructions here, just for you!

Football Game Snack Ideas - Watermelon Helmet Fruit Salad

Chocolate Covered Strawberry Footballs

Dessert please! These classic chocolate-covered strawberries received an irresistible game day makeover.  They won’t last long at your next tailgate event so you better make sure you hide a few! We guarantee that they will be a hit. Check them out here.

Football Game Snack Ideas - Chocolate Covered Strawberries


And here are some winning bundles for those little sports fans from Baby Be Hip to show off their team spirit! 


The Quarterback Football Bucket

Personalized Football Onesie with Football Snuggler

Canvas Tote Bag with Name & Icon

Canvas Tote Bag with Name and Icon









For even more ideas, check out our previous blog post – Super Bowl Snacks for the Sidelines on Sunday.

In conclusion, as Eagles fans, we have our fingers and toes crossed for this weekend’s playoff game and then hopefully onto Super Bowl 52 for our home team, The Philadelphia Eagles. Please don’t hate us if you are on the opposing team. Be sure to indulge in some of these fun football game day snack ideas.

Have any fun plans for game day? Come on and share it with us! We’d love to hear about it!