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What to Watch, Where to Watch It

October 9, 2017

Residents of Park Vue’s apartments in Alexandria know right where to go to watch their favorite fall sports!

Ahhh, autumn! When green leaves morph into a kaleidoscope of bright colors. There’s a tang of apples and cinnamon in the cool, crisp air. And, most importantly, IT’S FOOTBALL SEASON!!! At the same time, baseball is wrapping up at the World Series and the NBA and NHL are just getting started.

As any fall sports fan will tell you, the venue you choose for gathering with friends to cheer your favorite college and pro teams on is critical to your ultimate enjoyment of the games. That’s why Park Vue’s Alexandria apartments have so many fans: its location, literally surrounded by some of the best sports bars in the entire region. Here’s our list of the top five. Feel free to come up with your own.


Southside 815—815 S. Washington St., Alexandria

Washington Post food critic, Phyllis Richman included us on the list of her 50 favorite Washington area restaurants. Looking for a place to watch the big game or see how you’re hometown team is doing, we’re just the place. You name it, we got it on our 13 tv’s and 10 satellites including 5 Large screen HD plasmas.”


First Down Sports Bar & Grill—4213 N. Fairfax Dr., Arlington

“First Down Sports Bar & Grill is your neighborhood sports bar located in the heart of Ballston. We are the premier sports bar serving 40 flavors of wings! With over 30 televisions, you won’t miss any of the action of  your favorite team!  No wonder First Down has been featured in the Washington Post as one of the area’s best sports bars.”


Bracket Room—1210 N. Garfield St., Arlington

“Opened in 2013, {Bracket Room} is an upscale sports lounge and eatery in the heart of Arlington, Virginia; fusing a stylish environment with innovative small plates and cutting-edge technology. The 2,800 square foot space features 39 infinity-edge televisions surrounding the venue, making it an ideal spot for game day action.”


Lucky’s Sports Theatre & Grill—7027B Manchester Blvd., Alexandria

“Here at Lucky’s, we see things differently and we invite you to do the same. With a visual thrill of 8 High Definition Screens-measuring 6 feet by 8 feet- complimented by an additional 15 HDTV Plasma screens at 50″, you won’t miss a beat, play or pitch. That’s over 50 million pixels of Rich High Definition action!”


Theismann’s Restaurant and Bar—1800A Diagonal Rd., Alexandria

“Theismann’s Restaurant and Bar is unique in character and difficult to categorize. It melds the diverse venues of fine dining, neighborhood gathering place and energetic sports viewing. It is still…implementing the original philosophy to give excellent service and quality product in a comfortable, friendly environment.”

We hope you’ll find this list helpful as the season progresses. We also hope you’ll find a moment to tour Park Vue before the next kickoff/first pitch/face-off/opening tip. Our team is ready to win you over with best apartments in Alexandria today!