Here are 9 local places you can go to see Mayweather vs. McGregor on Saturday

Posted at 5:32 PM, Aug 25, 2017
and last updated 2017-08-26 12:29:45-04

CINCINNATI -- It's already being called the richest fight in the history of boxing, and it hasn't even happened yet.

Saturday's match-up between Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather Jr. has generated a lot of buzz, and much of it has centered on money. Win or lose, Mayweather is expected to make around $200 million off the bout, while McGregor will likely earn at least $100 million, the Associated Press reported this week. And as many as 50 million people in the U.S. could watch it unfold on pay-per-view.

With a $99.99 price tag, the fight on Saturday is almost certain to break the pay-per-view revenue record of more than $400 million established by a fight between Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao two years ago.

If you want to be part of the action but don't want to spend a small fortune, here are nine places around town where you can watch the fight for as little as $10.

1. Local theaters, including AMC Theatres and Regal Cinemas, various Greater Cincinnati locations

Movie theaters throughout the Tri-State will show the fight. Tickets are around $40 and available on the Fathom Events website.

2. Buffalo Wild Wings, multiple Greater Cincinnati locations

Buffalo Wild Wings will show the fight at select locations. The cover charge is $20. For a list of participating restaurants, visit the chain's website.

3. Dave & Buster's, 781 Heights Blvd., Florence or 11775 Commons Drive, Springdale

Dave and Buster's two area locations are offering two different packages that include the cover charge for the fight, food and drinks: The Right Hook ($53) and The Knockout ($65, includes two premium drink tickets). Tickets for both the Florence location and Springdale location events are available at

4. Molly Malone's Irish Pub & Restaurant, 112 E. Fourth St., Covington or 6111 Montgomery Road, Cincinnati

Molly Malone's is hosting a fight night event in both Northern Kentucky and Cincinnati. Doors open at 8:30 p.m. in Covington and 9 p.m. at the Pleasant Ridge location. Tickets are $20 (or $30 the day of the fight). Find tickets and details for the Cincinnati location here and the Northern Kentucky location here.

5. Jekyll, 28 Fountain Square Plaza, Cincinnati

Jekyll, a new bar and restaurant Downtown, is hosting a fight night event beginning at 9 p.m. General admission is $10. Event also includes a live DJ after the fight. You can purchase tickets on their website.

6. Lachey's Bar, 56 E 12th St, Cincinnati

Lachey's will show the fight on its more than 30 TVs on Saturday and offer specialty drinks and a full menu. Cover is $10 and doors open at 6 p.m. For details, visit their Facebook event page.

7. Jack Cincinnati Casino, 1000 Broadway St., Cincinnati

The casino is hosting a viewing party beginning at 8:30 p.m. Ticket price is $60 and includes viewing access from more than 20 TVs, food and drink specials, popcorn and a live DJ before and after the fight. Tickets are available on the casino's website.

8. JTaps Sports Bar & Grill, 6441 Glenway Ave., Cincinnati

JTaps has a $35 cover charge for the fight. Doors open at 8 p.m. Tickets are available on the CincyTicket website.

9. Brothers Bar & Grill, 1 Levee Way Suite 2126, Newport

Brothers at Newport on the Levee will show the fight for a $20 cover charge. Find more details on Brothers'website.