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11 Southern Drinking Rituals That Make You Forget The Night

Drink like a Southerner, or go home. Learn how to party like you're from the South on CMT's Party Down South. Season 4 premieres August 20 at 9/8c.

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2. You're playing the country music drinking game.

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Flip to your favorite country music station and take a sip of your drink anytime you hear the following lyrics:

• Truck

• Drink

• Party

• Dirt road

• Love

Pick and choose your own adventure by adding and swapping words!

5. You know that a beautiful Sunday afternoon is really just an excuse to sip Alabama Slammers on your porch.

A charming Southern delight and the only good reason for a high-class Monday hangover.

7. You're playing "Ring of Fire" to pregame before the field party.

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To play Ring of Fire, sit in a circle with a large group of friends. Pass around a bottle of alcohol, taking swigs while you listen to "Ring of Fire." The goal of the game is to finish the bottle by the time the song is over. Godspeed, y'all.

Watch how real Southerners get turnt on CMT's Party Down South. Don't miss the season 4 premiere on August 20 at 9/8c!