Are you ready?! Superbowl LIV will be played at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Florida on Sunday, February 2, 2020. The Super Bowl is one of those events that regardless if you’re a huge sports fan or not, you will be hearing about it and most people will likely be joining in on the festivities – it is after all one of the biggest sports events of the year and has one of the most talked about and iconic half-time shows.
If you’re only watching the game for the food & drinks, you might as well shock your football loving friends by winning Super Bowl trivia. To help prep you for this weekend here are some facts about Super Bowl LIV and tips on where to watch the Super Bowl in Liberty Village.
10 FACTS ABOUT SUPERBOWL LIV
- The game will be played between Kansas City Chiefs and San Francisco 49ers, making this the first time these two have met in a Super Bowl
- This is the first Super Bowl appearance for the Chiefs in 50 years. The last time Kansas City made it this far, it was Jan. 11, 1970 – they won against the Minnesota Chiefs.
- This is the 49ers seventh Super Bowl, between 1981 – 1994 they went to the Super Bowl five and won all five games.
- If the 49ers win Super Bowl LIV, they will tie the New England Patriots and Pittsburgh Steelers for the most Super Bowl victories in NFL history – at 6 wins.
- This is Miami’s sixth time hosting the Super Bowl.
- The 49ers greatest strength is its defense, which ranked first in the playoffs and second in the regular season, as well as first in total pass defense.
- The Chiefs are best known for their offense.
- Chiefs Quarterback, Patrick Mahomes, threw 50 touchdown passes as the 2018 league MVP.
- 49ers Quaterback, Jimmy Graoppolo has two Super Bowl rings from his time as Tom Brady’s backup with the New England Patriots.
- The Super Bowl LIV halftime show will be co-headlines by Shakira and Jennifer Lopez. The last time the 49ers were in the Super Bowl (2012), the stadium lights went off at halftime, delaying the start of the second half.
Source: CBS Sports
WHERE TO EAT, DRINK & WATCH SUPERBOWL LIV IN LIBERTY VILLAGE
- Location | Corner of Hanna Avenue and Snooker St.
- Drink Specials: All bottles of bubbles are ½ price | Estrella pints for $5
- Restaurant Features: The restaurant features 7 TVs on their upper level and 2 TVs on the lower level.
- Location | 165 East Liberty Street, Toronto
- Food & Drink Specials: All you can eat wings for $19.99 | 180z Bud Light $6 | Bud Light steins for $11
- Restaurant Features: The Brazen Head team will be serving up snacks and the chance to win prizes!
Corks at Longo’s Liberty Village
- Location | 1100 King Street West, Toronto
- Food & Drink Specials: 10” pizza with any 20oz Amsterdam beer for $12 | 1lb of chicken wings with 20oz Amsterdam Beer for $16 | Beer flights 5oz x 3 for $5
- Restaurant Features: The in-store restaurant offers nine flat screen TVs and a huge projector screen spanning about 3ft by 5ft!
- Location | 42 Liberty Street, Toronto
- Food & Drink Specials: Bucket of 4 AGD Larger Tall Cans for $20| Liberty Pitmaster Platter for 4 for $79 | 1lb of chicken wings for $14 | Soft Serve Sundaes for $5
- Restaurant Features: The game will be on with full sound, even for the infamous Super Bowl Sunday commercials!
Local Liberty Village
- Location | 100-171 East Liberty Street, Toronto
- Food & Drink Specials: A pint of Steamwhistle, salsa and chips and your choice of a pulled pork sandwich, veggie chilli or Philly cheese steak sandwich for $30 | A stein of Steamwhistle, salsa and chips and your choice of a pulled pork sandwich, veggie chilli or a Philly cheese steak sandwich for $35 + Plus, all their regular Sunday drink & food specials
- Restaurant Features: TV’s around the entire bar and on the walls!
- Location | 144-171 East Liberty Street, Toronto
- Drink Specials: Jameson drinks for $4 | Bar rail drinks for $5
- Restaurant Features: Locus 144 will open an hour early for the Super Bowl at 4:00 pm
- Location | 120 Lynn Williams Street, Toronto
- Food & Drink Specials: Happy hour drinks all day long for $5 | Select appetizers for $10
- Restaurant Features: All specials will run all day long. There will also be chances to win prizes and giveaways!