For members of the University of Florida’s Gator Nation, nothing comes close to the Swamp for game day. Even so, several fans have assembled team-themed rooms and spaces that can help address their separation anxiety.
They’ve collected quite a bit of Gator memorabilia, added a video screen, maybe a bar, and created their own best seat in the house.
Here, we’ve pulled together our top picks of Florida Gators team-themed spaces. Hopefully, they’ll get you started on your own fan cave or perhaps add something special to your existing space.
1. Gator Fan Cave
Attribution: Donny Mullis – Facebook
This fan room has it all. From projection screen to Gators field and a beanbag chair, it’s all set for game day.
2. Viewing Couch and Super Artwork
Attribution: Josie Chaviano – Facebook
We love the Gators throw rug, but the fabulous artwork is very impressive. That couch, or triple recliner, is just right for watching the game—except when you’re jumping for joy over a touchdown.
3. From Gators License Plate to Several Cool Wall Hangings
Attribution: Jennifer Long – Facebook
The video screen is all set and the wall artwork lends just the right atmosphere. Those Florida Gators blue walls set exactly the right tone for this team-themed space.
4. Everything Gators
Attribution: Justin Paul Kissel – Facebook
This impressive display case is for the collector that hasn’t yet found the Florida Gator-themed keepsake they can leave behind. Examining all these treasures would no doubt take hours and spark lots of conversation and memories.
5. The Ultimate Gators Couch Potato
Attribution: Johnny Sears – Facebook
This is one impressive couch for watching the game. The Gator blankets, pillows, artwork, and more provide just the right atmosphere. Surely there’s an idea in this mix for your own team-themed space.
6. Everything Gators Including a Golf Flag
Attribution: Pete Pace – Facebook
This is a superb collection of memories from the Tim Tebow jersey to the Florida Gator golf flag. We’ll bet there are lots of great memories associated with every item.
7. Gators Fan Cave Under Construction Already Looking Great
Attribution: Warren Corpus – YouTube
Here’s a quick glance at several items collected in this Gator fan cave ready for display. You’ll find several ideas here for your own fan cave.
8. Gator Fan Cave and Extensive Autograph Collection
Attribution: rdc1516 – YouTube
This Gator fan cave tour covers everything from a poker chip collection to custom artwork. But the big part of the tour is the extensive collection of Gator-themed autographs.
9. Gators Wall of Fame
Attribution: Joe Huggins – Facebook
This Gator-themed wall has lots of artwork, including banners from national championships. One highlight is the row of stadium chairs. They should generate a few stories.
Inspiration for Your Gator-themed Fan Cave
We hope this has provided inspiration for a Florida Gators-themed room in your home. For additional ideas, check out our other articles on Florida State Seminoles Team-themed Spaces and Top 10 NFL Inspired Fan Caves.
Before you start work on your team-themed fan cave, it’s always a good idea to consult the professionals at Florida Foundation Authority for a free foundation inspection to see if your home is structurally sound and all set for the game day celebrations.