Where to watch March Madness 2019 in Vegas?

College basketball fans from all over the U.S. will make their yearly pilgrimage to Vegas in March for the nation’s best March Madness atmosphere. Whether you root for your alma mater or for a team with a shot to win it all, you’re guaranteed a memorable time. To make it easier for you to choose from some of Las Vegas’ hottest sports spots, we compiled a list of bars, sports books, and viewing parties.

*Below are 2018 deals. 2019 will be updated in January*

Las Vegas Strip Clubs

Las Vegas has much to offer to even the most casual college basketball fan. But no place is more fun to host a sports-watching party than one of its world-famous strip clubs. With stiff drinks, lovely ladies, and a nonstop party atmosphere, you’ll be guaranteed a good time, even if your team is down by twenty.

For those who truly interested in the games, we suggest Hustler, Crazy Horse III, or Sapphire (featured in above image). Sapphire has some of the biggest screens and an entire room dedicated to sports watching. Sapphire also appears to have the best “March Mayhem” package deal as well.

$50 per guest

  • 2 Hour OPEN BAR!
  • College Hoops Daytime Special
  • Valid March 15 – April 2: 10am – 6pm
  • Includes Buffet: March 15th – 18th
  • Complimentary transportation to Sapphire
  • Front of line admission
  • No cover charge
  • VIP table on the main floor

$75 per guest ($699)

  • Double Bottle College Hoops Package Las Vegas
  • Daytime Deal: Includes 6 Entries to Sapphire for $50 2hr Open Bar 10am – 6pm
  • 2 Premium bottles with mixers & Red Bull
  • Choice of: Grey Goose Vodka or Patron Silver Other Premium Bottles Available
  • Complimentary transportation to Sapphire
  • Front of line admission
  • No cover charge
  • VIP table on the main floor
  • Price based on 10 guests ($699)

You can book Sapphire online here. Enter the name of package you want to book in message box.

Blondies Sports Bar & Grill

Planet Hollywood

Watching March Madness in Las VegasViewing party: Dates coming soon

Details: Morning session from 9 a.m. to 3:15 p.m.; afternoon session from 3:45 p.m. to 9 p.m. Admission covers the purchase of seating.

When it comes to college sports, no place gets better than Blondies. This lively sports bar features beer pong tables, making it a popular place among students. And with more than forty flatscreens throughout the bar, you won’t miss a thing. Food and beers are top notch. The sexy cheerleaders assure you’ll have fun at even the most one-sided games.

TAP Sports Bar

MGM Grand

Viewing party: Dates coming soon

Details: Doors open at 9 a.m. Admission per person is the minimum one can spend for food and beverage.

Price: $75 per person

Reservations: (702) 891-7239 or

Inside the massive MGM Grand, TAP Sports Bar is a paradise for true fans: Authentic sports memorabilia of the greatest athletes in history cover the walls. Sixty high-definition TVs and seating for 200 people, make it east to be part of its legendary vibe. And an amazing selection of local and seasonal craft beers go great with Chef Steve Barr’s signature American classics, like his take on Beer Can Chicken.

Treasure Island Ballroom

Treasure Island

Viewing party: Dates coming soon

Details: Held in TI’s Ballroom, this free event features banquet-table seating as well as food and beverage concessions and satellite betting stations. Doors open at 7:30 a.m. daily.

Price: Free to enter, cash bar (seating is first come, first serve)

Hard Rock Cafe

Las Vegas Strip

Hoops Madness Viewing Party: March 15 – 18

Details: Put your money where your mouth is, because William-Hill Race and Sports Book will be on-site to take your sports bets. Book now because dates sell out very quickly.

Price: $195 per day

Reservations: HERE

Caesars Palace Sports Book

Caesars Palace

Known by bettors the world over as the best sports book in Las Vegas, if you want to watch a March Madness game Vegas-style, this should be on your list. Caesars Palace Sports Book features 140 sports seats with a 12-inch flat screen at every table, six 12-foot by 15-foot jumbo screens, a 20-foot by 50-foot LED board, and twelve 50-inch plasmas, ensuring you don’t miss a play. And if you get hungry, the once Michelin-rated Mesa Grill by celebrity chef Bobby Flay is only a few steps away.

Mandalay Bay Sports Book

Mandalay Bay

Mandalay Bay’s tropical theme translates into a laid back and relaxed atmosphere at its Sports Book. Known for having some of the highest betting limits in town, it offers seats for 300 people to watch 84 TV screens. Their luxury boxes offers not only the VIP treatment for groups of one to eight, but let bettors wager from their seats on a touch-screen monitor. On top of that, the Sports Book has its own Grill that lets you enjoy burgers, sandwiches or salads while rooting for your favorite team.

Before deciding which sports bar to visit for March Madness (March 11 – April 2), call ahead and make reservations. March and April are some of Vegas’ busiest months. As for the sports books, you may want to arrive early to secure a seat.

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