Football players after winning the big game.

Gearing up for the 2018 NFL Championship Weekend

Just because you don’t have a ticket to the Big Game on February 4th doesn’t mean you can’t get in on all the football action happening in Las Vegas. Whether you’re looking to party it up big, place your bets on your favorite team, or even rent out a private suite to enjoy the game in luxury, Vegas has it all. With the festivities only a few weeks out, it’s time to start preparing for your ultimate day of football, food, and fun. As we all know, it’s much more than a big game, it’s the Big Game; which is why we’ve compiled all of the best places in Downtown Las Vegas to enjoy the biggest day in football.

If you’re looking to party…

The Big Game Bash

Football fans gather at The D to watch the Big Game in Downtown Las Vegas.

Come February 4th, it’s all going down at the self-proclaimed, “Ultimate Sports Viewing Destination” of Las Vegas. If you really want to live it up for the NFL Championship this year, reserve your spot at the FREE Big Game Bash at the Downtown Las Vegas Events Center. That’s right, no cover! At a party that’s sure to bring the house down, enjoy food and drink specials, while still catching every play. The center has several TVs playing at once, including one with a 72’ screen.

If you want to take your Vegas football party up a notch, the Downtown Las Vegas Events Center also offers “Man Cave Reservations,” complete with premium shaded space for up to 20 of your friends, your own personal 70” LED HD TV, and more. You can even enter to win your own Man Cave! If you’re worried about traffic jams on your way home, we’ve got your back. The Big Game Bash is only a 2 minute walk from The D Hotel, so it’s the perfect location to enjoy your own private sanctuary of rest and relaxation after all that partying.

If you’re feeling lucky…


William Hill Sports Book

Winning money on the big football game at the Las Vegas sportsbook.

Would you rather test your luck than party on the biggest football day of the year?We know the perfect spot for you. Take in all the action of the big game at William HIll Sports Book, located in The D Hotel on the second floor next to the Vue Bar. This sportsbook is undeniably one of the best places in Vegas to place bets during the big game. With high-definition televisions and state-of-the-art odds display boards, look no further for the ultimate gambling and football experience.

If you think football & cocktails make the perfect pair…



LONGBAR located inside The D Hotel & Casino in Downtown Las Vegas.

For an exclusive ambiance unlike anything you have ever seen, visit LONGBAR for one of the best places to watch football in Las Vegas on game day. The bar is also one of the best places to enjoy your favorite cocktails, a match made in football-fan heaven. LONGBAR features over 1,000 square feet for friends, fun, and games. Come party it up and don’t miss a minute of the action, with huge television screens surrounding the entire bar.

If you want to go ALL OUT…


Make Your Own Event

Three guy friends sitting on the couch and watching football.

If you’re looking to rent out your own space to party it up, we’ve got you covered. In the newly-renovated convention space at The D Las Vegas, you can rent out your own personal event space. Enjoy plush leather couches and state-of-the-art TVs, an outdoor space with a view of the skyline, or people-watching on Fremont Street as you cheer on your team. Our “Man Caves” also feature fun games, complimentary Wi-Fi, and more. So if you’re a football fanatic, treat your crew to an NFL Championship experience they’ll never forget.

The NFL Championship Weekend is the perfect time to come to Vegas and experience everything this entertainment mecca has to offer. With a drink in one hand and a snack in the other, you’re sure to enjoy a Vegas football weekend you won’t soon forget.