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    Bowl Gamewatch in DSM

    Is there a bowl game watch going on anywhere in Des Moines area???



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    Re: Bowl Gamewatch in DSM

    -bump- Keg Stand anyone??




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    Re: Bowl Gamewatch in DSM

    I'd bet there will be a gamewatch at the Keg Stand AND the Ridgemont.


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    Re: Bowl Gamewatch in DSM

    I bet most bars will have a big gamewatch since both ISU and IOWA play the same day. You will most likely find fans wherever you go unless it is Front Row



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    Re: Bowl Gamewatch in DSM

    Quote Originally Posted by zarnold56 View Post
    I bet most bars will have a big gamewatch since both ISU and IOWA play the same day. You will most likely find fans wherever you go unless it is Front Row
    A friend who is a big Iowa fan and I had a bet that if he lost, he would go into the Front Row with all my Iowa State gear on (shirt and hat).

    Unfortunately he won the bet, and I had to wear Iowa gear and cheer for the Hawkeyes at Pitt game. Thankfully wasn't much to cheer for until the fourth quarter.



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    Re: Bowl Gamewatch in DSM

    I assume the Keg Stand will be home to the GDMCC gamewatch as always and that's where I'll be.



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    Re: Bowl Gamewatch in DSM

    I'm sure for those of us that work downtown, we'll be stepping out of work early and heading to Court Ave. Johnny's HOF should be hoppin'.


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    Re: Bowl Gamewatch in DSM

    I'll be in Sioux City to visit the fam. They ever have any gamewatches in Sioux City?



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    Re: Bowl Gamewatch in DSM

    Quote Originally Posted by Al_4_State View Post
    I'd bet there will be a gamewatch at the Keg Stand AND the Ridgemont.
    Both solid options...Kegstand has a little better seating though and they serve food.



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    Re: Bowl Gamewatch in DSM

    I see in Juice today that People's Court has an ad for Pinstripe Bowl Watch Party starting at 1:00pm. Indicates they'll be showing the game on their big 150' screen. The owner, Tom Zmokek (sp?), is a big Cyclone backer (People's original location was in Ames for you youngin's) .

    This might be worth checking out.


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    Re: Bowl Gamewatch in DSM

    found this...

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    Re: Bowl Gamewatch in DSM

    Quote Originally Posted by capitalcityguy View Post
    I'm sure for those of us that work downtown, we'll be stepping out of work early and heading to Court Ave. Johnny's HOF should be hoppin'.
    Downtown needs a better go-to sports bar than Johnny's. Awful service, and they draw a crowd that I don't appreciate at all.

    But their bloody mary bar is solid, unfortunately.


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    Re: Bowl Gamewatch in DSM

    Quote Originally Posted by Al_4_State View Post
    Downtown needs a better go-to sports bar than Johnny's. Awful service, and they draw a crowd that I don't appreciate at all.

    But their bloody mary bar is solid, unfortunately.

    Spent many a wild night at Johnny's pre-Court Ave. fire. By the time they rebuilt and re-opened, I had moved on from my hard nights of drinking era.



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    Re: Bowl Gamewatch in DSM

    Quote Originally Posted by capitalcityguy View Post
    I see in Juice today that People's Court has an ad for Pinstripe Bowl Watch Party starting at 1:00pm. Indicates they'll be showing the game on their big 150' screen. The owner, Tom Zmokek (sp?), is a big Cyclone backer (People's original location was in Ames for you youngin's) .

    This might be worth checking out.
    Quote Originally Posted by capitalcityguy View Post
    found this...

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    The way that page is setup it insinuates there will be some kind of cover or something??

    Am I missing it?



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    Re: Bowl Gamewatch in DSM

    Quote Originally Posted by Al_4_State View Post
    Downtown needs a better go-to sports bar than Johnny's. Awful service, and they draw a crowd that I don't appreciate at all.

    But their bloody mary bar is solid, unfortunately.
    There is Legend's as well, but you are correct sir. I love High Life/Bait Shop but not ideal for watching games.



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