The highly anticipated UFC fight between undefeated World Champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. and UFC Lightweight Champion Conor McGregor is almost here! This Saturday, August 26, several bars and pubs around the city will be broadcasting this Pay-Per-View event, so check out these 5 spots for viewing the epic “Money Fight” that is sure to go down in UFC history.
O’Byrne’s Irish Pub
This traditional Irish pub has a cozy and intimate atmosphere with a great selection of local and imported beer. Enjoy a good ol’ fashioned Guinness (and try the amazing Shepherd’s Pie) while watching the fight free of charge! Best to get there early, as O’Byrne’s will not be taking reservations for this hot event.
10616-82 Ave. | 780-414-6766
Admission: $10 advance tickets
Watch Mayweather and McGregor duke it out with a beer and a plate of the Pint’s tasty deep-fried perogies! Advance tickets for this event ensures your admission (doors open at 7) and reserves a table for your party.
Downtown: 10125-109 St. | 780-497-7468
Whyte Ave: 8032-104 Ave. | 780-758-7400
River Cree Resort & Casino
Admission: $25 tickets
The River Cree will be hosting a live watch party with the biggest screen in the city. Your ticket gets you entry to the event, an all-you-can-eat pub-style buffet, and a chance to win giveaway prizes, including two front row seats and a Meet and Greet with Mike Tyson at the River Cree on November 25. $5 drink specials will also be available at this event.
300 East Lapotac Blvd. | 780-484-2121
Grab a burger and a beer and watch the fight on the gigantic video walls at 1st RND! Reservations are highly recommended and the $10 cover charge also includes a beverage.
West Edmonton Mall | 8882-170 St. | 780-487-4600
Downtown | 11248-104 Ave. | 780-428-7177
Take advantage of the free cover and enjoy all day food specials at Mercer Tavern. There will also be giveaways up for grabs throughout the evening. Reservations are recommended.
10363-104 Ave. | 587-521-1911