Bring out your burnt orange and crimson red for TX/OU weekend! We’ve put together a roundup of bars to watch the TX/OU game in style with themed drinks, live music and more. You won’t want to miss this iconic rivalry game!

Updated October 2022


Federales | Deep Ellum 

Federales Patio

Game day here means $15 beer buckets! Choose from Corona, Modelo, Tecate, Miller Lite, and White Claw Black Cherry. Their drink deals also come with delicious eats! We recommend trying any of their 10+ tacos. Also, try your hand at throwing an ice shot glass to ring the bell!


3 Nations Brewing | Carrollton 

Show off your school colors at 3 Nations Brewing Company, with plenty of options on tap! The watch party at this award-winning brewery is free, with doors opening early at 10am.


Art Park TG | Trinity Groves


Head to the Art Park in Trinity Groves for an outdoor watch party, with 30 beers on tap to choose from, live music and orange/red themed cocktails + free admission! This unique beer garden also features graffiti from local artists, a 360-degree photo booth, and stunning views of Downtown Dallas.


Happiest Hour | Victory Park

happiest hour rooftop

Join Happiest Hour for their 2 day event starting Friday through Saturday! Lounge on the patio, rooftop or reserve a table for you and your friends close to the big screens. Live music starts on Friday night with Eli Young Band kicking off the party, and continues on Saturday with Twinsick playing at halftime, and Loud Luxury keeping the music going at the post game party.


Hero by HG | Victory Park

mimosas, brunch at hero

Bring your friends for Mega-Mules and Mega-Mosas! With 24,000 sq. ft. of space, six full service bars, a 24-ft. HD screen, arcade games, and a fully private upstairs lounge, Hero has plenty of room to house both UT and OU fans.


Jaxon Beer Garden & Exchange Hall | AT&T Discovery District

Jaxon Beer Garden Red River

Celebrate all weekend long at AT&T Discovery District! Catch live music Thursday through Saturday from Grady Spencer, Shinyribs, and Strumbellas.

Watch the game on the big screen outside on the 10,000 square foot patio or on one of the TVs throughout Jaxon Beer Garden! Enjoy a DJ and band, special food menu, and drink specials. Reserve a table and get a complimentary bucket of beer to share.

Continue the party at Exchange Hall after the game, with 10+ dining concepts, an elevated bar, and 25+ TVs. Tickets are $50, and include a $20 gift card to the food hall, 2 drink tickets and access to the exclusive second floor, which is a beautiful bar with amazing views of the 104-foot media wall!


Lava Cantina | The Colony 

Get your competitive side on and attend the House Divided Party at Lava Cantina, where teams are divided into different sides of the restaurant to watch the game. General Admission is free and includes drink and food specials from the bar, or purchase a table and enjoy an appetizer platter on the house!


Legacy Food Hall | Plano 

Join Legacy Food Hall for a free watch party, reserve a table for your group and add a bucket of beer! You won’t be short on options to fuel up for the game, with many of their bars and eateries opening early.


Mayers Garden | Knox-Henderson

Mayers Garden Big Screen

Watch the game on the big screen or on the outdoor patio! Share spicy turtle bite shots, or a party platter of nuggies with your friends for extra good vibes.


Over Under | The Village Dallas

Over Under at The Village

Tons of TVs, a rooftop, and of course - eats and drinks! Specialty brunch menu starts at 10:30am to get the game day festivities started early. No Texas/OU weekend is complete without themed drinks, so check out their $2 crimson and orange shots. Beer drinkers can find $20 buckets and $15 pitchers. Spread out on their expansive rooftop patio that overlooks two sports fields, or partake in arcade games during commercial breaks. After the game, continue the fun and watch live music from 3-6 pm!


The Rustic | Dallas

The Rustic Patio

Join the Rustic for a free event including the showing of the game, live music and more! 


Tupps Brewery | McKinney 

Grab a cold one or a few with friends at this free watch party! The game will be on the big screen, and 20+ beer options will be available.


Vidorra Cocina | Deep Ellum

Vidorra Cocina Patio

Come watch the game with delicious tex-mex cuisine, giant margaritas and a live DJ. Reservations are required for entry!


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