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    Game Watch in Ames?

    We'll be in Ames, but, will check out of our motel before the bowl game - staying for WBB before leaving town. Any recommendations where can we spend the afternoon watching Cyclone football?


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    Re: Game Watch in Ames?

    Quote Originally Posted by BenEClone View Post
    We'll be in Ames, but, will check out of our motel before the bowl game - staying for WBB before leaving town. Any recommendations where can we spend the afternoon watching Cyclone football?

    Jacobsen overlooking the field. Or better, Jack Trice watching the the Godzillatron!



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    Re: Game Watch in Ames?

    If Pollard could make watching the pinstripe bowl on the jumbotron a reality, cyclone fans would flock!!!


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    Re: Game Watch in Ames?

    I'll probably be watching it at old Chicago or es tas



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    Re: Game Watch in Ames?

    Es Tas is where I'll most likely be residing.

    But the options are endless: BWW, Old Chicago, West Towne, Olde Main, Welch Ave Station.



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    Re: Game Watch in Ames?

    Quote Originally Posted by BrianTweed View Post
    If Pollard could make watching the pinstripe bowl on the jumbotron a reality, cyclone fans would flock!!!
    Not if the weather doesn't keep up like it is now.

    Sorry I'd rather take a sports bar with booze over sitting in 20 degree temperatures watching the jumbotron.



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    Re: Game Watch in Ames?

    Welch Ave Station is a great place to watch Cyclone games in Ames, I'm trying to figure out where would be a good place in Cedar Falls/Waterloo area to be surrounded by Cyclone fans for the bowl game.



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    Re: Game Watch in Ames?

    Okoboji Grill

    Haven't found a place with a better happy hour/specials during football games



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    Re: Game Watch in Ames?

    Quote Originally Posted by dzmetcalf View Post
    Welch Ave Station is a great place to watch Cyclone games in Ames, I'm trying to figure out where would be a good place in Cedar Falls/Waterloo area to be surrounded by Cyclone fans for the bowl game.
    According to ISUAA, try:

    Becks Sports Brewery
    3295 University Ave., Waterloo


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    Re: Game Watch in Ames?

    I will probably be at Olde Main watching the game



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    Re: Game Watch in Ames?

    I know lots of people will be at Es Tas and Welch Ave. This will probably be the heavily-drinking younger crowd.

    Wallaby's, Buffalo Wild Wings, or Old Main might be better if you want a more laid-back, non-bar atmosphere.



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    Re: Game Watch in Ames?

    Quote Originally Posted by dzmetcalf View Post
    Welch Ave Station is a great place to watch Cyclone games in Ames, I'm trying to figure out where would be a good place in Cedar Falls/Waterloo area to be surrounded by Cyclone fans for the bowl game.
    I watched the '09 Insight Bowl at Beck's on the Hill in CF. It was full of Clone fans.


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