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Super Bowl: Kickoff Time and Where to Watch on the Beach

Here’s what you need to know as the Ravens and 49ers take the field Sunday, Feb. 3

The holiday of all holidays for football fans across America is almost here. Super Bowl Sunday is this week and that means it’s time for beach residents to get their plans in order.

Whether you’re watching the 49ers take the field against the Ravens at home, plan on going to a party or think you’ll stop by a local sports bar or eatery to take in the game, here are the big details you need to know:

  • Kickoff Time: The game gets under way at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 3 at New Orleans’ Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
  • Halftime Show: Beyonce
  • Commercials to watch for: Sports fans know that half the fun of watching the Super Bowl is tuning in to check out the creative, wacky and sometimes hysterical commercials that roll out during the big game. This year’s commercials cost advertisers a whopping $4 million for a 30-second spot, so viewers should expect some good entertainment here. Some of the spots to watch for, according to The Huffington Post, come courtesy of Anheuser-Busch, Kraft, Taco Bell and Pepsi.
  • TV channel to tune in: WTSP CBS 10. Pregame coverage starts at 11 a.m. with the “Road to the Super Bowl.”

Where to Watch on the Beach

If you have a business that is hosting a party or a special event for the big game, make sure you get the word out by adding it to our calendar.

The big game is a big draw for bars and restaurants throughout the area. Check out the following places in and near to catch the game with some good food and brews on the side:

  • Caddy's on the Beach 9000 W. Gulf Blvd, Sunset Beach
  • Rum Runners 5300 Gulf Blvd, St. Pete Beach
  • Daiquiri Shak 14995 Gulf Blvd, Madeira Beach



Do you have another suggestion on where to watch the game? Add it to the comments section.

Dani White February 01, 2013 at 11:32 PM
Thank You Sherri for this great SB source, after last one i've decided to warn football fans about all those streaming scams around. Warning: Where Don’t Watch Super Bowl 2013 http://jonathanthorp.wordpress.com/2013/02/01/warning-where-dont-watch-super-bowl-2013/

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