ATHENS, Ga. -- If you're opting not to make the cross-country trek to the Rose Bowl, there are still plenty of options to join the excitement right here in Atlanta.
Watch parties are being held across the area to bring fans together for the big game.
University of Georgia Alumni Association's Atlanta Chapter Watch Party: "Join us at Sports & Social to watch the game on their 30 foot TV, hilarious Youtube videos instead of commercials, a long toss contest for a chance to win $1k, and a chance to win tickets to the National Championship! Tables are first come first serve(no reservations), so plan on getting there early. Parking is free for 4 hours in the Red Deck, or the restaurant can provide validation stickers for every $50 spent. We will start one hour before kickoff. Go Dawgs! 825 Battery Ave SE, Suite 640."
Historic Canton Theatre: "Join us on New Year's Day at the Historic Canton Theatre for the much-anticipated 104th Rose Bowl game between our Georgia Bulldogs and Oklahoma Sooners with a free, family-friendly viewing on the big screen with $1 concessions (popcorn, sodas, candy and more!). Doors open at 4 p.m. and the game starts at 5 p.m. Admission and seating will be on a first-come, first served basis. No alcohol will be sold during this event. 171 E. Main St."
City Winery: "Join on New Year's Day for football, a special menu, and music from DJ Tron, and live 80's & 90's hits from the Tailor Made Music Band. Watch the game on three giant projection screens in the venue, and enjoy the state-of-the-art sound system that has put City Winery on the map as "Atlanta's Best Sounding Room"! $15 tickets. 650 North Ave NE, Suite 201, Ponce City Market"
2018 Rose Bowl Indoor Tailgate Watch Party hosted by Lenox Avenue Brand: "Starting at 4 p.m., come out and cheery on the Bulldawgs as they fight for their spot in the 2018 College Football Playoff National Championship. Seating is first come, first serve and sections are available. 320 Luckie Street Northwest"
OU Club of Atlanta Watch Party: "Join the local OU Club for a watch party at Hudson Grille in Sandy Springs from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. There will be plenty of seating for Sooner fans. 6317 Roswell Road Northeast"
University of Georgia Alumni Association's Athens Chapter Watch Party: "The Athens Chapter will host its game watching party at Live Wire Athens featuring a large, 15′ cinema screen, 3 additional screens and professional audio. Free admission for all ages (limited seating available). A portion of ticket sales will be donated to UGA Chapters Scholarship Fund. 227 West Dougherty Street."
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