Where to Watch March Madness in Your City


The ball is tipped. And there you are. You're running for your life — you're a shooting star!

If you don't recognize those lyrics, you may as well stop reading, go do yourself a favor, and search for a "One Shining Moment" video. If your heart skipped a beat and you began to tear up as you read those words, then you've come to the right place.

Assuming you did the right thing and have been building up your excuse for missing work to catch the opening rounds of the college men's basketball tournament, here are the best places, as suggested by actual locals, to catch all the drama and glory of the tourney in your city:

Astoria, Queens

Atlanta

Austin

Boston

Buffalo

Charlotte, NC

Chicago

Cincinnati

Cleveland

Coachella Valley

Dekalb/Sycamore, Illinois

Delray Beach, Florida

Des Moines

Detroit

Durham, NC

Fort Worth

Fresno

Indianapolis

Long Island

Los Angeles

Louisville, KY

Mass. Suburbs

Miami

Milwaukee

Mississauga

Myrtle Beach

Nashville

New Brunswick

New Orleans

New York City

Northwest Florida

Orlando (Near Theme Parks)

Orlando

Philadelphia

Phoenix

Pittsburgh

Portland

Reno/Lake Tahoe

Richmond

Salt Lake City

San Francisco

Santa Rosa

Seattle

St. Louis

Twin Cities

Tucson

Wichita

Windsor, Canada

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