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Independence Bowl Watching Parties by Chapter

Baltimore Chapter: Five Locations
Alexander's Tavern, 710 South Broadway, Baltimore, MD
Wiley Gunters, 823 E. Fort Avenue, Baltimore, MD
The Chausser, 3328 Foster Avenue, Baltimore, MD
Union Jack's in Columbia, 10400 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia, MD
510 Johnny's, 510 Marketplace Drive, Bel Air, MD
5:45 EST
No cover charge
Timothy Fouts,
Central Savannah River Area Chapter:
Somewhere in Augusta, 2820 Washington Road, Augusta, GA 30909
5:30 PM EST
No cover charge
Robyn Sharpe Williams,
Central Virginia Chapter:
Buffalo Wild Wings (Back Room), 3812 Wards Road, Lynchburg, VA 24502
No cover charge
Jordan McCauley,, 540-231-1171
Charleston Chapter:
Mellow Mushroom, 309 King Street, Charleston, SC 29401
Upon arriving at Mellow Mushroom, head upstairs to watch the VT game watching party!
4:45 PM EST
No Entry fee. 10% of proceeds from any food or beverage sales during the hour before kickoff are contributed to the Charleston Chapter scholarship fund.
Tiffany P. Ritchie,
Dallas/Fort Worth Chapter: Two Locations
Dallas: Humperdinks Brewpub Addison, 3820 Belt Line Road, Addison, TX 75001
Fort Worth: Fox and Hound Bryant Irvin, 6051 SW Loop 820, Suite 322, Fort Worth, TX 76132
4:45 PM CST
No cover charge
Kristin Donnally,, 757-572-1974
Denver Chapter:
Jacksons, 150 20th Street, Denver, CO 80202
No cover charge
Amanda East,
Eastern Pennsylvania Chapter
Buffalo Wild Wings, 1225 Grape Street, Whitehall, PA 18052
5:45 PM EST
No cover charge
RSVP by Saturday. December 19, 2016
Ben Schleicher,, 267-966-5078
First State Chapter:
Catherine Rooney's, 1616 Delaware Avenue, Wilmington, DE 19806
5:30 PM EST
No cover charge
Steve Cason,
Fredricksburg Chapter
Home Team Grill, Eagle Village, Fredericksburg, VA 22401
5:30 PM EST
No cover charge
Laura Noel,
Jacksonville Chapter
Gator's Dockside Oakleaf, 9680 Argyle Forest Blvd, Jacksonville, FL
5:45 PM EST
No cover charge
Neil McLellan,
Knoxville Chapter:
Carolina Ale House, 9045 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37923
5:45 PM EST
No cover charge. This will be our last chance to earn 10% of our group's sales to go towards our scholarship fund. Let's finish the season strong and send Coach Beamer out a winner with our support!
Craig Fain,, 865-385-5975
Middle Tennessee Chapter:
Corner Pub Midtown, 2000 Broadway, Nashville, TN 37203
4:45 PM CST
No cover charge
Katherine Forbes,, 615-430-9170
North Alabama Chapter
Old Black Bear Brewing Company, 212 Main Street, Madison, AL 35758
4:45 PM CST
No cover charge
Mark zesinger,, 256-701-1452
We will also have a “Dirty Hokie” gift exchange (aka Dirty Santa exchange). Bring a gift ($15 max) to exchange. Hokie themed gifts are welcomed but not required. Further details on the chapter Facebook page:
Orange County Chapter
Baja Sharkeez Huntington Beach, 211 Main Street, Huntington Beach, CA 92648
2:45 PM PST
No cover charge
Todd Dale,, 610-529-8610
Palmetto Chapter:
Carolina Ale House, 115 Woodruff Road, Greenville, SC 29607
5:30 PM EST
No cover charge
Tyler Sites,
Philadelphia Chapter: Two locations
Tavern on Broad, 200 S. Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19105
Villa Capri, 51 W. Court Street, Doylestown, PA 18901
5:45 PM EST
No cover charge (RSVP by December 23 to tell us which location you'll be attending)
Joanne Wright,
Shenandoah Chapter:
Glory Days, 130 Featherbed Lane, Winchester, VA 22601
Kickoff at 5:45 PM EST -- Get there earlier to get a good seat!
No cover charge
Robin McCall,, 540-539-2726
Southwest Virginia Chapter:
JJ's Restaurant and Sports Bar, 115 Charwood Drive, Abingdon, VA 24210
Cost to attend: $10 covers heavy appetizers
Hugh Ferguson,, 276-356-3099

2015 Chapter Football Watching Parties

All viewing parties are free unless otherwise stated

The viewing party for each chapter begins up to 30 minutes prior to kickoff, unless otherwise stated.

Atlanta Chapter

Hudson Grille Brookhaven, 4046 Peachtree Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30319
The chapter will be raffling off great VT prizes and Hudson grille gift cards throughout the season.
Contact: Atlanta Hokies at

Austin Chapter

Shiner's Saloon, 422 Congress Ave, Suite D, Austin, TX 78701
Contact: Juan Moran-Lopez at

Central Florida Chapter

Doc's Streetside Grille, 1315 S. Orange Ave., Orlando, FL 32806
We will have private rooms with a private bar for some of the games and a personalized menu just for us. There is free parking in a garage behind the restaurant, off Fernwood Street.
Contact: Alfred Alex Reaves at

Central PA Chapter

Buffalo Wild Wings, 6385 Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg, PA 17050
Contact Cody Stepp at or 540-235-1258.

Charlotte Chapter

Game watching parties take place at Blackfinn in Uptown, located in EpiCentre (210 E Trade). Please join us for each game as we cheer on the Hokies!
For more information, visit

Chattanooga Chapter

Venues will vary. Check our Facebook page for the location and game time.
Contact: Keith Hagy at

Chicago Chapter

Riverview Tavern, 1958 W. Roscoe St., Chicago, IL 60657
Contact: Chicago Hokies

Coastal Carolina Chapter

Sweet n Savory Cafe, 1611 Pavilion Place, Wilmington, NC 28403
Contact: Joe Rumsey at

Columbia Chapter

Location To Be Determined
Please ensure that you are receiving emails from in order to stay up to date with all chapter events, including game watching parties. If you are not on the list or have any other questions please email the Columbia Hokies president at
Ohio State: Sept. 7 (8 PM)
NC State: Oct. 9 (8 PM)
Duke: Oct. 24
Georgia Tech: Nov. 12 (7:30 PM)

Dayton Chapter

Fox & Hound Sports Tavern, 2661 Fairfield Commons Blvd., Beavercreek, OH 45431
All game watching parties will take place at Fox & Hound unless otherwise advertised so please make sure to check our Facebook page for updates.

Denver Chapter

Jackson's Sports Bar, 1520 20th Street, Denver, CO 80202
Contact: Amanda East at Be sure to visit us at and/or Facebook at Denver Hokies.

First State Chapter

UVA (10/28) game only
Catherine Rooney's, 1616 Delaware Ave, Wilmington, DE 19806
Contact: Howard Sholl at

Fredericksburg Chapter

Home Team Grill, Eagle Village, Fredericsburg, VA 22401
Contact: Laura Noel or 540-846-1501

Grand Strand Myrtle Beach Chapter

Mulligan's Sports Bar & Restaurant, 1359 Hwy 17, Little River, SC, 843-249-7145
Contact: Jeff Mense 843-236-1613

Greater Seattle

The People's Pub, 5429 Ballard Ave NW, Seattle, WA 98107
Contact: Greater Seattle Hokies at

Greenville Chapter

Tie Breakers, 1920 Smythewyck Drive, Greenville, NC 27858
Contact: Heather Dunnigan at

Knoxville Chapter

Carolina Ale House, 9045 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37923
The Carolina Ale House will contribute 10% of our group's sales to our chapter scholarship fund throughout the season. Make sure you give your receipt to one of the chapter representatives before you leave each week. Please note: if the game is on ESPN3 (Internet Only Broadcast) we will not have a watching party.
Contact: Craig Fain at or 865-385-5975.

Las Vegas Chapter

Hennessey's Tavern, 425 Fremont Street, Las Vegas, NV 89101
Contact: Florence Jordan at

Los Angeles Chapter

O'Briens Irish Pub Wilshire Blvd., 2226 Wilshire Blvd., Santa Monica, CA
Bring cash for raffle prizes! Contact: Caroline Kohler at
** South Bay Hokies will be watching at the Underground Pub and Grill, 1334 Hermosa Ave., Hermosa Beach, CA

Loudoun County Chapter

Buffalo Wild Wings, 524 Fort Evans Rd., Leesburg, VA 20176
Join your fellow Hokies for each and every televised football game at Buffalo Wild Wings in Leesburg. Remember to wear your orange and maroon too!
Contact: Keith Seekford at

Middle Tennessee Chapter

Corner Pub - Midtown, 200 Broadway, Nashville, TN 37203
Contact: Katherine Forbes at

Minnesota Chapter

Poor Richards Common House Pub 8301 Normandale Blvd., Bloomington, MN 55437
Contact: Mark Gingrich at

National Capital Region

Hard Times Cafe, 3028 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA 22201

New York Chapter

The Village Pourhouse, 64 3rd Ave (at 11th St), New York, NY 10003
Check our website for weekly drink/food specials as well as our new table reservation system.
Contact: Manhattan Hokies at

Orange County Chapter

Baja Sharkeez, 211 Main Street, Huntington Beach, CA 92648
Two for one drink specials, free appetizers at half-time, raffles, and giveaways!
Contact: Todd Dale at

Palmetto Chapter

Carolina Ale House, 1115 Woodruff Rd., Greenville, SC 29607
A portion of your food purchases will be directly contributed to our scholarship fund for future Hokies from the Upstate.
Contact: Brian Nurney at

Philadelphia Chapter

Two Locations:
Tavern on Broad, 200 S. Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102
Villa Capri, 51 W. Court St., Doylestown, PA 18901
Contact: Joanne Wright at 434-919-2647

Tampa Bay Chapter

Lee Roy Selmon's, 4302 Boy Scout Blvd., Tampa, FL 33607
Contact: Christopher Boggs at

Tidewater Chapter

Various locations, please be sure to check our Facebook page for more information.
Contact: Brynn Charlton at

Triangle Chapter

Leesville Tap Room, 13200 Strickland Rd., Ste 104, Leesville Towne Centre, Raleigh, NC 27613
Periodic fundraising events will be held throught the season for the Triangle Chapter Scholarship Fund.
Contact: Lindsay Clendaniel at

Utah Chapter

Venues will vary.
Utah alumni will be watching games either at the private home of a Hokie or a sports bar. Events are announced during the preceding week via email. Please send your request to join the email list to Marita Viselli via email or text. If you want to host a game, please contact Marita. When parties are hosted at a private home, please bring your favorite beverage and a dish to share.
Contact: Marita Viselli at or 801-755-4988

The Villages Chapter

Gator's Dockside, 3698 Meggison Road, Wildwood, FL 43163
Arrive 30 minutes prior to kick-off to join in our 50/50 raffle and kick-start our support for the Hokies.
Contact: Dave Pierce at or 678-873-6219