“Stir crazy” winter ice storm Alabama football fan? Check out places to watch the big game

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The Bear Wants You – to support the Crimson Tide tonight

Perfect timing.  According to weather.com’s hourly forecast, the icy roads from this weekend’s winter storm that paralysed Birmingham and Central Alabama, should melt away at about 11:00a.m today.

Weather.com’s Monday afternoon forecast for Birmingham

With the roads cleared, thousands of homebound Alabama and Clemson football fans can now venture out and release all that pent-up energy at a National Championship Watch Party tonight.

Need a place to cheer for the Tide or Tigers in the Birmingham area?  We’ve got you a list.

Below is a list compiled by Bham Now of places holding special National Championship Watch Party events (complete with links).

Iron City

Rogue Tavern

Red Hills Brewing Company

Work Play

Prive Restaurant

Hop City

Sky Castle

Buck Mulligan’s


Black Market Bar and Grill at 5 Points

Cantina Tortilla Grill

CrossFit 280

The Filling Station

1918 Catering

The Beer Hog

Overtime Grill and Bar


  • Did we miss a Watch Party?  Send Bham Now  the name of the place/event and a link to pat@bhamnow and we’ll update the list.

The game – the REMATCH – should be a classic.

Check out Bham Now’s story about big game and how it is a tossup:

Humans vs. Machines: Football experts choose Clemson. Computers and Vegas back Bama 

Have fun tonight – and  Roll Tide!!! and  C-L-E-M-S-O-N!!


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Pat Byington
Longtime conservationist. Former Executive Director at the Alabama Environmental Council and Wild South. Publisher of the Bama Environmental News for more than 18 years. Career highlights include playing an active role in the creation of Alabama's Forever Wild program, Little River Canyon National Preserve, Dugger Mountain Wilderness, preservation of special places throughout the East through the Wilderness Society and the strengthening (making more stringent) the state of Alabama's cancer risk and mercury standards.
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