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Where to Watch the Big Game in Lincoln City.

Fall is football season, and in Oregon, that means the oldest college rivalry in sports history takes place, the Civil War game. Whether you're a Duck or Beaver fan, we've got a list of top spots to watch the big game.

Four sliders and a pint of beer in Ace's Sports Bar & Grill in Lincoln City

Ace’s Sports Bar and Grill

Lincoln City’s biggest sports bar, Aces Sports Bar and Grill, features 18 HDTV’s fed by satellite, cable, and pay per view. Odds are…your game, match or race is on! Watch the Ducks take on the Beavers at this premium sports bar, which is located on the Chinook Winds Golf Course. Football is best enjoyed with a cold beer, and at Ace’s, you have over 28 taps to choose from. Learn more about Ace’s at

a soft pretzel and two bratwurst served with an Ayinger beer at Autobahn 101 in Lincoln City

Autobahn 101

Watching football in a German pub? Ja! This locals’ favorite features house-made brats, pretzels, and other German favorites. Wash it down with an authentic, Bavarian beer and you are ready for a pre-game celebration. Two big-screen TVs adorn the wall along with pictures and German memorabilia. Before switching on the big game, just make sure to tell the owners that you want to watch American football. Learn more about Autobahn 101 on their Facebook page.

interior of The Beach Club and Event Center in Lincoln City - Oregon Coast

The Beach Club and Event Center

Occupying the old Elks Lodge, the Beach Club and Event Center's completely restored building features a full bar, restaurant and event center. Watch the game on one of their brand-new TVs while enjoying coastal American favorites such as crab cakes, burgers and fried cheese curds. Play a round of pool at half-time and check out the Beach Club's roomy dance hall, which can hold up to 200 pairs of feet. Learn more about the venue on their Facebook page.

interior of Beachcrest Brewing Company featuring a mural of the company logo, yellow walls, and long tables at Oregon Coast

Beachcrest Brewing Company

Located in the idyllic beachside town of Gleneden Beach in the shops at Salishan, Beachcrest Brewing Company is a family-friendly place for visitors and locals alike to gather after a day of outdoor adventures to relax, connect and enjoy locally made and inspired beers. During football season, a giant projector screen descends from the ceiling and instantly transforms the brewery into a game-day gathering place. Watch the Civil War game while enjoying one of their signature brews. Learn more at

wood exterior of Snug Harbor Bar & Grill

Snug Harbor Bar and Grill

The Snug Harbor Bar and Grill is the oldest bar on the Oregon Coast, filled with a rich history, friendly folks and plenty of homemade food. Located in the Historic Taft District, this bar is famous for its karaoke and hospitality. You may not know anyone in town when you enter “The Snug,” but you’ll have a room full of new friends by the time you leave. Leave your egos at the door on Civil War game day. This watering hole believes in friendly competition. Learn more at

close up of food at Shuckers Oyster Bar in Lincoln City

Shuckers Oyster Bar

Just steps away from scenic Siletz Bay, Shuckers Oyster Bar serve mouth-watering meals for breakfast, lunch & dinner. They offer a variety of beers, wines & delicious cocktails. Shuckers is the only oyster bar on the Oregon Coast, but they also offer a full menu including seafood, steaks, hamburgers, and a full bar. Watch the Civil War game and order a round of oyster shooters for you and your soon-to-be newfound friends. Learn more at

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