Best spots to hang out on Gameday (if you're not at the stadium) Apr 16, 2018 (…) Facebook Twitter Email Print Save If you don't have tickets to the game or a spot in a tailgate lot, you can still get in on the Gameday fun at these spots. Railyard Buy Now The Railyard next to Pinnacle Bank Arena and its surrounding bars and restaurants are popular places to hang out before, after and during a Husker game. AMBER BAESLER, Journal Star file photo Music building on campus The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Cornhusker Marching Band, "The Pride of All Nebraska," warms up and practices songs for the halftime show about two hours before the start of the game outside of the Westbrook Music Building. Courtesy photo Gateway Mall Buy Now Gateway Mall is a top spot for out-of-town visitors before and after the game and is a festive place to be during the game. Journal Star file photo Barry's Barry's Bar and Grill at Ninth and Q streets is a popular spot close to the stadium for gameday revelry. Dock at Embassy Suites The dock behind Embassy Suites has free live entertainment, and they serve beer. The Husker alumni band usually makes an appearance, as does the Fairbury hot dog guy, who attempts to hit the 6th-floor clock on the parking garage across the street with his hot dog gun. The atrium inside Embassy Suites is another popular spot on Gameday. Manuel de la Torre, Embassy Suites Facebook page Single Barrel Buy Now Single Barrel, the bar and restaurant on the southeast corner of 10th and O streets, is a hot spot on Gameday because it's only a few blocks from the stadium and features bands. Journal Star file photo Brewsky's Brewsky's, 201 N. Eighth St. and other locations, gets more than its share of Husker fans on Gameday. TED KIRK, Journal Star file photo Misty's in Havelock Buy Now Misty's in Havelock is a prime spot for the community to gather on Gameday. The steakhouse is at 6235 Havelock Ave. in northeast Lincoln. PHOTOS BY JOHN MABRY Brass Rail Buy Now The Brass Rail, 1436 O St., is a well-known gameday watering hole. AMBER BAESLER, Journal Star file photo SouthPointe Buy Now SouthPointe Pavilions, 27th and Pine Lake, is popular as one of the pickup spots for the Husker shuttle service, and those going to the game often are accompanied by folks staying at the mall to shop. Journal Star file photo Tavern on the Square Tavern on the Square, 816 P St., has a great outdoor courtyard when the weather is nice, and it’s a quick walk to the stadium or to tailgating. Tavern on the Square Facebook page Watering Hole Buy Now The Watering Hole at 1321 O St. is a popular spot for fans to congregate for their wing fix on Gameday. ERIC GREGORY/Lincoln Journal Star file photo The N Zone The N Zone, 728 Q St., is a hoppin' place on Gameday, serving food as well as drinks. N Zone Facebook page Tags Restaurants Bars Sweeps Facebook Twitter Email Print Save Load comments Recommended promotion Check your summer vacation photos: One could win you $1,000 Then let your friends know they should vote for your photos. The contest voting period is July 17-23. promotion Check your summer vacation photos: One could win you $1,000 Then let your friends know they should vote for your photos. The contest voting period is July 17-23.