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SEC Football Game Watching in NYC

SEC-logoIn our continuous efforts to “connect the fun to the fun people”, we present our annual listing of college alumni football game-watch parties.

The Southeast Conference consists of 14 teams from 11 states, and is divided into and east and west conference:
East: Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Missouri, South Carolina, Tennessee, Vanderbilt
West: Alabama, Arkansas, Auburn, LSU, Mississippi State, Ole Miss, Texas A&M

SEC Game Watch Locations in NYC

Here is where the SEC college alumni clubs will be holding their game watches in NYC for the 2017 season:

SEC East:

gothamgatorsFlorida Gators: Due to popular demand, the Gotham Gators, the official University of Florida Alumni club for NYC, host game watch parties at four locations including a two new venue for 2017, John Sullivan’s and Rathbones.  Also Sidebar in Manhattan and Roebling Sporting Club in Brooklyn.



John Sullivan’s
210 W. 35th St. (between 7th & 8th Ave.)
New York, NY
(646) 362-2511

Rathbones: 1702 Second Ave. (88th St.) New York, NY. (212) 369-7362
Sidebar: 120 E. 15th St. (Irving Pl.) New York, NY. (212) 677-2900.
Roebling Sporting Club: 225 N. 8th St. (Roebling St.) Williamsburg, Brooklyn, NY. (718) 388-3088

nyc-dawgsGeorgia Bulldogs: The NYC Dawgs headquarters is at American Whiskey for football viewing parties.


American Whiskey: 247 W. 30th St. (between 7th & 8th Ave.) New York, NY. (212) 967-1070

uk_nyc-alumniKentucky Wildcats:
The NYC UK Alumni Club hosts their game watch parties at Jack Demsey’s in midtown.


Jack Demsey’s: 36 W. 33rd St. (between Broadway & 5th Ave.) New York, NY. (212) 629-9899.

mizzou_nycMissouri Tigers:
The New York Metropolitan chapter of University of Missouri Alumni will host Mizzou watch parties this year at Raise NY (f.k.a. The Hill).

Raise NY: 416 Third Ave. (between 29th & 30th St.) New York, NY. (212) 481-1712

so-carolina-nyc-gamecocksUniversity of South Carolina Gamecocks:
The NYC Gamecocks meet at The Mason Jar. Every TV, including audio, is dedicated to Carolina.


The Mason Jar
43 E. 30th St. (between Madison & Park Ave.)
New York, NY.
(212) 213-3587

tennessee-vol_footballTennessee Volunteers:
The University of Tennessee alumni of New York has a new location for 2017: Printer’s Alley, a new Nashville-themed bar located near Times Square.

Printer’s Alley: 215 W. 40th St. (between 7th & 8th Ave.) New York, NY. (212) 419-2770

vanderbilt-alumni-nyVanderbilt Commodores:
The Metro Vanderbilt Alumni club will be watching at Blind Pig.


Blind Pig: 233 E. 14th St. ( between 2nd & 3rd St.) New York, NY. (212) 209-1573.

SEC West:

alabama_alum_nyAlabama Crimson Tide:
The Greater New York Chapter of the Alambama Alumni meets at The Ainsworth.

The Ainsworth: 122 W. 26th St (between 6th & 7th Ave.) New York, NY. (212) 741-0645


Also, southern themed bar Double Wide in the East Village welcomes Alabama fans:
– Showing Alabama games on projectors with sound
– Playing fight songs and other themed songs
– Yellowhammers & Oatmeal Cream Pie shots
– cheap beer & delicious southern food
For reservations, email  contact@doublewidebar.com

Double Wide
505 E. 12th St. (between Ave. A & B)
New York, NY
(917) 261-6461
arkansas-razorbacksArkansas Razorbacks:
The NYC Chapter of the University of Arkansas Alumni Association watches at Gatsby’s.

Gatsby’s: 53 Spring St. (between Lafayette & Mulberry St.) (212) 334-4430

Auburn_LogoAuburn Tigers:
Auburn Alumni host their game watch parties at St. Pat’s Bar & Grill in midtown.


St. Pat’s Bar & Grill  
22 W. 46th St. (between Fifth & Sixth Ave.)
New York, NY
(212) 391-1111
lsu-tigersLSU Tigers:
LSU Alumni Association hosts the official alumni game watch party at Legends.


Legends: 6 W. 33rd St. (between 5th Ave. & Broadway) New York, NY. (212) 967-7792.

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Bourbon Street, a New Orleans themed restaurant & bar on Restaurant Row, welcomes all New Orleans and LSU fans year round.

Bourbon Street Bar & GrilleBourbon Street
346 W. 46th St. (between 8th & 9th Ave.)
New York, NY.
(212) 245-2030.


Texas A&M Aggies: The New York City A&M Club meets at The Hog Pit

The Hog Pit: 37 W. 26th St. (between Broadway & Sixth Ave.) New York, NY. (212) 213-4871


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avenida-cantinaAvenida Cantina in the East Village welcomes Aggies supporters for all game viewing.  Game day drink specials include: $4 Corona Light and Shiner Bock pints, $14 Shiner pitchers and Lone Star or Tecate buckets

Avenida Cantina
25 Avenue B (between 2nd & 3rd St.)
New York, NY
(646) 882-0593

ole-miss-nycMississippi (Ole Miss) Rebels:
The Ole Miss Club of New York watches at Killer B (formerly known as Tavern on Third).


Killer B

380 Third Ave. (between 27th & 28th St.)
New York, NY.
(212) 300-4046.

mississippi-state-nycMississippi State Bulldogs:

The New York chapter of Mississippi State Alumni has a new game watch location for 2017: The Junction in Murray Hill.

The Junction: 329 Lexington Ave. (between 38th & 39th St.) (212) 682-7700


For other conferences, see our full list of 2017 college football game watch locations in NYC.


Also see the MurphGuide Directory of NYC Sports Bars.

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