by Madison V. Fisler
Jan. 30, 2014. For many, it’s one of the most important days of the year. Super Bowl XLVIII will see the Denver Broncos and the Seattle Seahawks face off on Feb. 2 in Metlife Stadium in Rutherford, New Jersey.
Thousands of fans will attend the game, but thousands more will be there in spirit, cheering for their favorite team from the comfort of their favorite watering hole.
If you haven’t yet made plans for the biggest game in the entire professional football season, it’s not too late. Here is your chance to see what is going on in the High Country for the most important day of the year for die-hard football fans, so grab your friends, family and your lucky jersey and head on out for a night to remember.
The Rock in Boone will be opening its doors at 5 p.m. on Super Bowl Sunday. They will be having a giveaway with more than 100 items, and each customer receives a raffle ticket on their way in. Drawings will begin at halftime. The Rock is currently taking reservations, and there are only a few tables left! For reservations, please call The Rock at 828-386-1723.
Boone: The Boone location of the Town Tavern will be running great food and drink specials all day long for the Super Bowl and will have the game on all 14 televisions. There will also be a raffle going on for tee shirts and gift certificates.
Blowing Rock: The Blowing Rock location of the Town Tavern will be featuring great drink specials and door prizes for guests coming to watch the big game. They will also be raffling off a 30-inch TV!
Murphy’s Pub on King Street in Boone will be showing the came on their TV from start to finish.
The TApp room will feature the usual Sunday specials and will have the game playing on the TVs in the bar.
Six Pence Pub
For Super Bowl Sunday, Six Pence Pub in Blowing Rock will be running a special for 49 cent wings and all drafts beers will be $1 off.
The Bayou in Banner Elk will feature appetizers and wing specials along with beer and cocktail specials all night for the game. The big game will be showcased on all ten TVs in the restaurant to ensure a good view of the game from every seat in the house.
Nick’s Restaurant in Banner Elk will feature Super Bowl raffles and drink specials. Earlier in the day the restaurant will feature a prime rib sandwich, so get there early to grab a bite before watching the game!