Football season is upon us, and Sin City does not disappoint, with options for even the most intense fans. The first full day of college football is Saturday, August 31. The NFL season begins September 5 with the Chicago Bears vs. Green Bay Packers for the NFL Kickoff game. Where are the best places to catch all of the action in Las Vegas, while getting your fill of drinks and snacking on something delicious?
Cabo Wabo Cantina
Located inside the Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino, fans can cheer on their favorite teams beginning Thursday, September 5. The cantina features a 200-inch projection screen, a 110-inch video grid, two 80-inch high-definition TVs and 25 additional high-definition TVs.
Cabo Wabo will host Las Vegas football fans for fiestas on Sundays and Mondays, during regular season play, featuring a “5 for $55” drink special, including five beers, with a choice of Heineken, Dos Equis or Dos Equis Ambar; and five shots of Espolòn Blanco tequila. Fan food favorites fit for the entire team include the appetizer sampler with taquitos, mini chimichangas, chicken wings, cheese quesadillas, a nacho skillet, guacamole and salsa arbol, priced at $26.95, as well as the nacho platter, topped with a house cheese blend, beans, jalapeños, cotija cheese, pico de gallo, sour cream and guacamole, priced at $14.95, with the option to add grilled chicken, carne asada or grilled shrimp at an additional cost.
Pro Tip: Grab up to 7 of your closest friends and book a private party in the exclusive VIP lounge, which features two big-screen TVs and a private skybox overlooking the main dining room.
This popular Las Vegas sports bar is so much more than that, and includes a sports book, restaurant and entertainment club. Enjoy a new level of tailgating with kicked-up game day fare and specialized game-inspired menus each Thursday and Monday. Grab a spot on a couch and watch the games on more than 100 hi-def screens.
Pro Tip: Complimentary Valet Parking is available by the front door
Starting September 8, Las Vegas football fans can enjoy live entertainment, next-level tailgate fare and more than 75 hi-definition TVs showing college and professional football games. Beer Park, located at Paris Las Vegas, kicks off the season with a party starting at 9 a.m. on Sept. 8. Las Vegas football fans will enjoy a DJ spinning party music between plays and complimentary face painting for fans looking to sport their team colors.
Sundays throughout the season will feature giveaways, complimentary face painting, a brunch menu and selections of both Bloody Marys and Mimosas. Guests can enjoy premium seating for 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. start times on Sundays with a minimum food and beverage purchase of $75 per person.
College football fans can enjoy the games on Thursdays and Saturdays with a live DJ and premium seating with a minimum food and beverage purchase of $50 per person. Beer Park offers an in-house sports book kiosk, more than 100 varieties of beer, a 9,000 square-foot rooftop deck and a 10,000 square-foot indoor space with a cozy living room feel.
Menu Favorite: Smoked Prime Rib Cheesesteak
Topgolf Las Vegas
Monday night cornhole tournaments return to Top Golf Las Vegas during Monday Night Football, beginning Sept. 9. Fans of all ages can engage in friendly competition while enjoying the ultimate sports viewing experience on the 48-foot high-definition screen in the Toyota Yard. In addition, fans can watch the games on more than 300 TV screens from any of the 120 climate-controlled hitting bays.
Topgolf Las Vegas is open daily 9 a.m. to 2 a.m. Bay pricing starts at $32 per hour for up to six players. Nevada locals receive a 25 percent discount on bay time. General admittance into Topgolf is free of charge.
Bonus: On-site parking at Top Golf Las Vegas is free.
Westgate Race & Sports SuperBook®
The world’s largest race and sports book is located inside the Westgate Las Vegas. Encompassing more than 30,000 square feet – including an impressive 220-foot-by-18-foot 4k video wall – Westgate gives Las Vegas football fans an experience like no other.
This smoke-free sports book features free Wi-Fi, a mobile app for wagering, five football parlay cards and charging stations for phones. Fans can enjoy game-day food delivered right to their seat, as well as a wide-selection of beers and cocktails from a fully stocked bar.
Pro Tip: Arrive early for the best seats.