NCAA Tournament Hoops is Here! Game Watching Events Coming to Your UVaClub

Basketball vs Georgia TechGame watching events are organized in cities around the world. Join with other Wahoos and cheer on the Cavaliers during televised events. Here is a full calendar listing or event listing that is just Virginia Sports oriented.

NCAA Tournament Cavalier Tailgate

Friday, March 28, 5:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
American Whiskey Bar – 247 W. 30th St, New York, NY 10001

Friday, March 28, 5:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Mustang Harry’s – 352 7th Ave, New York, NY 10001

Tickets may be available at the door for $20, depending on capacity.

Tailgate with your fellow Cavaliers and be a part of Virginia Basketball history!

Due to incredibly high demand and a large waitlist, the Virginia Club of New York will be hosting a second Wahoo tailgate at Mustang Harry’s (two blocks from Madison Square Garden)! Heavy hors d’oeuvres will be provided along with fun giveaways and raffle items. Attendees will be responsible for their own beverages.

Tip-off for the UConn vs. Iowa St. game is at 7:27 pm; the Virginia game is scheduled to begin around 10 p.m. All fans who do not have game tickets are welcome to stay at Mustang Harry’s or join us at our East Side gamewatch location, Central Bar, for our informal game watching parties.

Another tailgate will be held Sunday, March 30th if UVa wins on Friday.

Questions? Please contact Molly Joyce at

We hope you can join us. Wahoowa!

Virginia vs. Michigan State Game Watching Parties
Friday, March 28, Tip-off – 9:57 p.m. ET

UVaClub of Annapolis
Boatyard Bar and Grill – 400 Fourth Street, Annapolis, MD 21403

What a start to the NCAA tournament! Our ‘HOOS are playing in New York City in Madison Square Garden! To cheer our team to victory, the UVA Club of Annapolis will be hosting another game watching party at the Boatyard Bar and Grill. Come out to cheer our team to the next round!

UVaClub of Atlanta
Whitehall Tavern – 2391 Peachtree Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30305
9:30 p.m.

Gearing up to watch the ‘Hoos play Michigan State on Friday? Join the UVaClub of Atlanta at Whitehall Tavern at 9:30 p.m. THIS Friday. Tip off time is 10:00pm. See you there and GO HOOS!!

UVaClub of Austin
The Black Sheep Lodge – 2108 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704
9:00 p.m.

Come join the UVaClub of Austin to root on YOUR Virginia Cavaliers as the men’s basketball team plays its toughest game of the tournament against Michigan State. We’ve had great crowds the past two games at the Black Sheep Lodge. Come out early. The first set of tournament games start at 6:15 p.m.

Australia CAV
The Duke of Wellington Hotel – 146 Flinders St, Melbourne VIC 3000
Saturday, March 28, 1:00 p.m.

Virginia has made it to the SWEET 16! Come watch the Hoos take on the Spartans at the pub in The Duke. Please contact Brandon Krapf (mobile +61 410 157 030, email: for more information.

UVaClub of Charlotte
Taco Mac – 4625 Piedmont Row Dr, Suite 115, Charlotte, NC
9:00 p.m.

Virginia has made it to the SWEET 16! Come watch the Hoos victory over the Spartans Friday night with your fellow Cavalier alumni, students, fans, and friends! We will be upstairs at Taco Mac with a private room, 11 big screen TVs, appetizers including chips and salsa/queso and wings, an extensive beer menu, and lots of Wahoo pride!

We will be setting up between 8:30pm-9:00pm and kick off at 9:00pm, but Virginia fans are welcome to come earlier to watch the pre-Virginia games. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to send me a message or email at

UVaClub of Charlottesville
The Shebeen Restaurant – 247 Ridge McIntire Road, Charlottesville, VA 22903
9:30 p.m.

What a start to the NCAA tournament! Our HOOS are playing in New York City in Madison Square Garden! To cheer our team to victory, the UVaClub of Charlottesville will be hosting a game watching party at The Shebeen! Come out to cheer our team to the next round!

UVaClub of Dallas & Fort Worth
Nodding Donkey in Uptown – 2900 Thomas Avenue, Dallas, TX 75204

Join your fellow Wahoos to cheer for U.Va. as they take on Michigan State in the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Basketball Tournament.

UVaClub of Denver
Blake Street Tavern – 2301 Blake St, Denver, CO 80205 (1 block north of Coors Field)

Come join the Denver Club for #1 seed Virginia taking on #4 seed Michigan State. We will be raffling off UVa gear all night!

UVaClub of Fairfield/Westchester
Rye Grill and Bar – 1 Station Plaza, Rye, NY 10580
9:00 p.m.

Join us at the Rye Grill and Bar to cheer on the Cavs as they march through their bracket to the Final Four! We will be there beforehand in our blue and orange.

This is our gathering spot throughout the tournament to watch the UVa men’s team advance through its bracket. Join us for every game!

UVaClub of Hartford
Damon’s Tavern – 310 Prospect Avenue, Hartford, CT
9:00 p.m.

It can’t be a coincidence that when a few Hartford ‘Hoos got together to watch Virginia take on Coastal Carolina, the result was a Cavalier victory. Now, bring your game face and what’s left of your bracket to Damon’s to watch UVa in the Sweet Sixteen. Wahoowa!

UVaClub of Houston
Luke’s Icehouse – 903 Durham Dr, Houston, TX 77007
8:00 p.m. CT

The UVa Club of Houston invites all local ‘Hoos, parents and friends to a basketball game watching party to cheer on U.Va. against Michigan State in the Sweet 16. We’ll gather at Luke’s Icehouse and tip-off is set for 8:57 p.m. We look forward to seeing you there!

UVaClub of the London
Marlyebone Sports Bar and Grill – Melcombe Place, London, NW1 6JJ
1:30 a.m Friday night / Saturday morning

UVaClub of the Lowcountry
The Alley – 131 Columbus Street, Charleston, SC 29403

Come cheer on the #1 seeded UVa Cavaliers at the Alley downtown this Friday for UVa’s first Sweet Sixteen game since 1995! After beating Coastal Carolina and Memphis this past weekend our Cavaliers, despite being a higher seed, are actually underdogs to #4 seed Michigan State so they will need all the support we can give them! We’ve had great turnouts so far at the The Alley for these games so let’s keep the lucky streak going. Hope to see you all there!

Questions? Please contact Kyle MacNamee at

UVaClub of Maryland
Rams Head Live – 20 Market Place, Baltimore, MD 21202

What a start to the NCAA tournament! Our HOOS are playing in New York City in Madison Square Garden! To cheer our team to victory, the UVaClub of Maryland will be hosting a game watching party at Rams Head Live! Come out to cheer our team to the next round! Come for the Infamous Stringdusters concert at 8:00pm and stay for the game watch at 10:00pm! WAHOOWA!

UVaClub of Memphis
The Lost Pizza Co. – 2855 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN 38111

Join fellow Memphis ‘Hoos as we cheer on the Cavaliers.  All alumni, parents and friends are invited.  The club will provide a few pizza’s and wings.  Everyone will be responsible for their own beverages.  Wear your orange and blue and we hope to see you on Friday.  We will start gathering at 9:00 pm.

UVaClub of Middle Tennessee
Crow’s Nest in Green Hills

The Crow’s Nest in Green Hills is our home base for U.Va. Basketball throughout the NCAA Tournament! Join us at the Crow’s Nest for this, and every Virginia game in the NCAA Tournament, to cheer on our HOOS!

UVaClub of Michigan
Buffalo Wild Wings – 205 S State St, Ann Arbor, MI

The men’s basketball team continues its run in the NCAAs, this time taking on our toughest opponent yet, the Michigan State Spartans.  Now, while we may be outnumbered, I’m hoping there will be some U of M fans hanging around to cheer with us.  Plus, based on the UVa alumni turn-out to our earlier ACC and NCAA tourney games, it won’t surprise me if we have 20+ Hoos there!!  While the tip-off is just before 10pm, it’d be great if folks can arrive around 9:30pm to help secure a table.  Of course, send an email if you can make it so I’ll know how many Hoos to expect.

UVaClub of New Orleans
Tracey’s Irish Restaurant & Bar – 2604 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70130

Why mess with a good thing? Nola ‘hoos will continue gathering at Tracey’s in the Irish Channel for this weekend’s big game(s). The epic sweet 16 matchup vs. Michigan State is Friday night at 9pm CT. (If the good guys win, Sunday’s tip time is TBD).

UVaClub of Northeast Ohio
Home of James and Azadeh Hardiman – 16100 Aldersyde Dr, Shaker Heights, OH 44120

Join us as we cheer on UVa against Michigan State in the Sweet 16! Tip off is at 9:57 p.m. but we will open the doors at 8:30 for anyone that wants come earlier. Please bring a beverage or an appetizer/dessert.

UVaClub of Pittsburgh
Buffalo Blues – 216 S. Highland Ave, Pittsburgh, PA (Shadyside)

What a start to the NCAA tournament! Our ‘HOOS are playing in New York City in Madison Square Garden! To cheer our team to victory, the UVaClub of Pittsburgh will be hosting a game watching party at Buffalo Blues in Shadyside! Come out to cheer our team to the next round!

UVaClub of Richmond
Home Team Grill in the Fan – 1630 W Main St, Richmond, VA 23220

The ‘Hoos have made it to the Sweet Sixteen, and Home Team Grill will become a UVa bar on Friday night! Come out to watch us take on the 4-seeded Michigan State Spartans, “our toughest opponent yet,” as Tony Bennett says. Tip off is at 9:57pm.

RSVP on Facebook:

UVaClub of San Diego
Tilted Kilt Pub & Eatery (Downtown) – 310 10th Ave San Diego, CA 92101

UVa is headed to Madison Square Garden for our first Sweet 16 appearance since 1995. We face the Michigan State Spartans and tip-off is set for approximately 6:57pm PDT. We’ll be in the private room again and we should have it starting at 5:00 p.m., so come early, bring your friends, and let’s take over Tilted Kilt!

UVaClub of San Francisco
The Pub at Ghirardelli Square – 851 Beach St, San Francisco, CA 94109

Get there early to snag a seat, some BBQ and settle in to watch the ‘Hoos dominate!

Please RSVP to the Facebook event so we know how many people to let The Pub know to expect. RSVP Here:

UVaClub of Savannah
Coach’s Corner – 3016 E Victory Dr, Savannah, GA
9:30 p.m.

UVaClub of Seattle
Elektra, 1400 Hubbell Place, Seattle; (located just off of Pike Street and two blocks from the Paramount Theatre)
6:45 p.m.

Come out to watch the U.Va. Cavaliers take on the Michigan State Spartans in the Sweet 16. Fellow Wahoo Alum, Fred Polli, is hosting an informal gathering of fellow U.Va. alums, parents, friends and fans to watch the big game.

Start time for game watching and gathering is 6:45 PM. Please contact Fred Polli to RSVP and what to bring. Fred’s contact info: (primary), 646-266-7700 (secondary) Make certain to wear your orange and navy blue and cheer the Hoos into the Elite 8. All are welcome and please RSVP — the more the merrier. Go Hoos!!

UVaClub of Southern Virginia
Kickback Jack’s – 140 Crown Dr., Danville, VA 24541
9:30 p.m.

Join us in the Kickback Jack’s party room!  (It’s the same room where our ACC champs learned of their NCAA East Region #1 Seed.)  The Club will provide munchies.  Please RSVP to Club Vice President, Michael Guanzon, at

UVaClub of St Louis
International Tap House – 16 S. Euclid St. Louis, MO 63108

Let’s cheer on our Hoos as they take on Michigan State in the NCAA Sweet 16! Tip-off is at  8:57 p.m.

UVaClub of Tampa Bay
Yard of Ale – 406 S Howard Ave Tampa, FL 33606
9:30 p.m.

Join us at Yard of Ale this Friday night at 9:30 pm. We have reserved the side area of Yard of Ale on South Howard to watch UVa take on Michigan State in the Sweet 16. We look forward to seeing you there! Please email Bill Cox ( if you have any questions.

UVaClub of the Tidewater
Red Dog Saloon – 1421 Colley Ave, Norfolk, VA 23517

Join us this Friday, March 28th to watch Virginia’s Sweet Sixteen match up against Michigan State at Red Dog Saloon in the Ghent area of Norfolk! Tip-off is scheduled for 9:57pm.

UVaClub of the Triangle
Bailey’s Pub & Grille – 1722 Fordham Blvd, Chapel Hill, NC

Join us at Bailey’s Pub & Grille in Chapel Hill as we cheer for Virginia Men’s Basketball the Sweet Sixteen! The Wahoos will play a tough Michigan State team in NYC, but we can get rowdy right here in the Triangle! Tipoff is 9:57 pm. Orange and blue attire is encouraged!

UVaClub of Washington
Arlington Rooftop Bar and Grill – 2424 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA 22201

What a start to the NCAA tournament! Our ‘HOOS are playing in New York City in Madison Square Garden! To cheer our team to victory, the UVaClub of Washington will be hosting a game watching party at Arlington Rooftop! Come out to cheer our team to the next round!

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