New Year’s Day 2013 Bowl Game Schedule + More!


The 2013 Tournament of Roses Parade starts at 8am! The theme is “Oh, the places you’ll go” (in front of the TV). Click here to watch it online!

Rose Parade

Fellini Ralph’s at 910 Lincoln has twelve packs of Heineken, Blue Moon and Fat Tire on sale for $10.99! They also have mimosa makings and lots of “game” snacks on sale! If you want to go out and watch the games, try the Sidewalk Café, Nikki’s, or Tony P’s in the Marina!

There are six college bowl games today (check the spreads and over/unders here):

Heart of Dallas Bowl: Purdue vs. Oklahoma State, 9am, ESPNU
Gator Bowl, Northwestern vs. Mississippi State, 9:30 am, ESPN2
Capital One Bowl, Georgia vs. Nebraska, 10am, ABC
Outback Bowl, Michigan vs. South Carolina, 10am., ESPN
Rose Bowl: Stanford vs. Wisconsin, 2pm, ESPN
Orange Bowl: Florida State vs. Northern Illinois, 5:30pm, ESPN

(Traditional New Year’s Day games the Sugar, Fiesta, and Cotton Bowls were changed to other days.)

There are also a lot of TV “marathons” taking place:

  • A&E: “Storage Wars” and “The Sopranos”
  • AMC: “The Walking Dead” (all three seasons) and “Mad Men”
  • Bravo: “Watch What Happens Live” and “The Real Housewives of Atlanta”
  • Chiller: “Fear Factor”
  • Cinemax: “Strike Back” (all 20 episodes from both seasons) and “Hunted” (all 8 episodes from season 1)
  • Discovery: “Moonshiners” and “Dual Survival”
  • DIY: “Man Caves” and “Rehab Addict”
  • E!: “Khloe & Lamar”
  • Food Network: “Diners, Drive-ins & Dives” and “Mystery Diners”
  • GSN: “Pyramid” (32 episodes of various versions) and “Deal or No Deal”
  • Hallmark: Holiday movie marathon includes seven different movies
  • HBO2: “True Blood”
  • History: “Pawn Stars” and “Swamp People”
  • HGTV: “House Hunters”
  • ION: “Criminal Minds”
  • IFC: “Three Stooges”
  • Lifetime: “Dance Moms”
  • Logo: “Bewitched”
  • MTV: “Ridiculousness” and “Catfish: The TV Show”
  • Oxygen: “America’s Next Top Model: British Invasion”
  • NFL Network: “A Football Life”
  • Nickelodeon: “Spongebob SquarePants”
  • Nicktoon: “Danny Phantom”
  • Science: “Fringe” and “How It’s Made”
  • Spike TV: “1000 Ways To Die” and “Star Wars”
  • Style: “Jerseylicious,” “Tia & Tamera,” “Big & Rich,” “Kimora: Life in the Fab Lane,” and “Sex and the City”
  • SyFy: “The Twilight Zone”
  • TBS: “The Hangover” (plays 4 times)
  • TLC: “Cake Boss,” “Hoarding: Buried Alive,” and “Here Comes Honey Boo Boo”
  • USA Network: “NCIS” and “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit”
  • TruTV: “World’s Dumbest” and “Hardcore Pawn”
  • VH1: “Hollywood Exes,” “Love & Hip Hop” and “Mob Wives”