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eNews for October 31, 2013

November 2, 2013
Nebraska vs. Northwestern

Please join us at one of our many watch sites and friendly sites on Saturday, November 2, 2013, when Nebraska plays against Northwestern at Memorial Stadium.  Kickoff is set for 1:30 PM Mtn time with the game airing on BTN.  

Remember to show your current Coloradans for Nebraska membership card (red edge with QR codes on the back) to receive 15% off your regular priced food and drink purchases (not just on game day but throughout the year) at all of the Coloradans for Nebraska Partner Watch Locations. You can become a member online today or at a location staffed by Coloradans for Nebraska volunteers.

Half Time Prize Drawings

When Coloradans for Nebraska has volunteers at one of the below locations, you will find information about Coloradans for Nebraska, be able to purchase Coloradans for Nebraska memberships and merchandise, purchase Nebraska merchandise, donate to the Coloradans for Nebraska Scholarship Funds, and have the opportunity to win prizes in half time drawings.  With more volunteers, we can provide this additional fun at even more locations!  For the half time drawing, each person over 10 will be provided one ticket.  You can donate to the Coloradans for Nebraska Scholarship Funds for additional tickets to the half time drawing.  Please see each site's information below to see where volunteers will be present for this additional Husker Game Day Fun!


As part of the half time drawings, Coloradans for Nebraska has member only drawings!  Show your current membership card (red edge with QR codes on the back) and receive one ticket per membership card for the member only drawings.


     * Nebraska Cornhuskers "To Do" List Notepad
     * Nebraska 3 in 1 Key Chain
     * Reusable Nebraska Shopping Bag
     * Nebraska Party Light Cubes
     * Nebraska Husker Coasters
     * N Poster
     * Nebraska Slippers
     * Nebraska Outside Thermometer
     * Nebraska Trivet
     * Nebraska Fleece Throw  

     * Gift Certificates and other prizes from watch location

Member Only Drawings:
     * One Autographed Former Husker Player Picture
     * One special poster from the Omaha World Herald collection

     * Gift Certificate from watch location

If you win a half time prize from a watch location, please use on future non-game visits.

Husker Games on the Radio
Huskers will be on the Radio for 2013 - 1060 KRCN (formerly KLMO). There will be two hours of local "College Gameday" style show before joining the network for one hour of pregame. There will also be extended post game coverage as well. 
Some games will also air on AM 1580 in Colorado Springs. Currently, the Huskers will be on for the Iowa game. As more kick off times are announced, additional games may be added to the Colorado Springs Station.  
If you would like more information about Huskers on the Radio or advertising, please email Coloradans for Nebraska business partner, Mark.  

You can also listen on your smart phone using the TuneIn app for iPhone or Droid phones.  Just select 1060 KRCN as one of your favorites and listen to the pregame show that caters to Huskers right here in Colorado.  Then stay tuned in for the game!

Congratulations to Mark Knudson in your promotion to General Manager at ESPN 1580!  Read the press release to learn more about Mark Knudson and Coloradans for Nebraska radio partner.

Park Meadows Watch
Fox and Hound
Westminster - 4750 W 120th Ave #900 - 303-464-7366

Lone Tree - 9239 Park Meadows Drive - 720-875-9161
Half Time and Member Only Drawings 

Co Springs - 3101 New Center Point Dr - 719-570-0500
Half Time and Member Only Drawings

To Volunteer for this or future games email Joe and Leanne.  

Specials at above Fox and Hounds
$2.75 Bud, Bud Light, Strong Bow, Heineken, Widmer, and Red Fox Beers - Draft and Bottles

Bonfire Tavern
Bonfire Tavern in Lakewood
Lakewood - 7576 West Jewell Avenue - 
11 foot Big Screen TV

$2 Red Draft Beers
Bloody Mary Bar
Touch down jello shots
Choice of a hand held burrito or eggs, bacon, sausage and hash browns 

Boot Watch
The Boot Grill in Loveland
Loveland - 4164 Clydesdale Pkwy - 970-685-4737
Half Time and Member Only Drawings   

We are in need of Additional Volunteers for this location.
Email Joe and Leanne at  

Clavin's Bar and Grill in Parker
Parker - 17904 Cottonwood Drive - 720-870-5720

*  $0.50 wings - Try our new Garlic Parmesan or Bloody Mary Sauces
*  $2 Rocky Mountain Red Pints
*  Free Jello Shots for each Husker touchdown
*  Special Drawings for Husker Items

Draft Watch
The Draft Sports Grill in Littleton
Littleton - 9150 West Cross Drive - 303-932-8845


Half Time and Member Only Drawings

We are in need of Additional Volunteers for this location.
Email Joe and Leanne at  

Noonans Watch
Noonan's Sports Bar and Grill in Aurora
Aurora - 13521 East Iliff Avenue - 720-246-0309

Half Time and Member Only Drawings

Weekend Brunch Menu 
$2 Mimosas (until 5:00)
$3.50 Build your own Bloody w/ SKYY & Flavors (until 5:00)
$4 Bacardi Mojito's 
$3 Bud Light / Shock Top
$4 CVC Vodka & Jameson (after 6:00)

Red and Jerry's
Red & Jerry's in Sheridan
Sheridan - 1840 West Oxford Ave - 303-783-0655

Red & Jerry's is Denver's premier location to watch and wager the 30th Annual Breeder's Cup Thoroughbred Classic from Santa Anita Park on Saturday, November 2nd.  All seating has been reserved for this big event.  We look forward to seeing all of our Cornhusker fans on the following Saturday, November 9th for the Michigan game.

Swingers Sports Lounge and Grill in Lone Tree
Lone Tree - 9535 Park Meadows Drive - 303-799-0099


$5.99 "Swingza" & Homemade Fries

$2 Chicken Soft Tacos (Min. 2)

Free Shots Every Time the Huskers Score a Touchdown!!  

$3 Domestic Pints   

$2 PBR's

$12.99 Bucket of Domestic Bottles

$4 Bacardi (Any Flavor) and Oakheart Drinks


Special Swingers Drawings

Watering Bowl
Watering Bowl in Denver
Denver - 5411 Leetsdale Drive - 720-441-2695

Opening Soon!

How You Can Help Provide Scholarships
Coloradans for Nebraska Scholarship Funds

There are many ways that you can help provide scholarships to Colorado High School Graduates that want to or are attending the University of Nebraska.  Together we can continue to fund over $40,000 each year in scholarships.

Some of these ways include:
  • Volunteer to help at one of the Official Coloradans for Nebraska partner watch locations. When there is a volunteer at each of the six main locations, approximately 3 scholarships are funded for the next school year.
  • Become a Coloradans for Nebraska Member for $25 (membership runs from July to July) at a watch location staffed by volunteers or online today!
  • Purchase Coloradans for Nebraska Merchandise or other items for sale at or at a watch location staffed by volunteers
  • Donate Online at or at an Official Watch Site
  • Donate Directly to the Coloradans for Nebraska Legend Scholarship program which UNL matches - Just make sure you earmark the funds for the Coloradans for Nebraska Legends Scholarship
  • Become a Business Partner.  Email for more information
  • Support the Coloradans for Nebraska Business Partners
  • Order Merchandise from Nebraska Red Zone with this link and 10% of your purchase is donated to Coloradans for Nebraska scholarship fund
  • Subscribe to Hail Varsity with this link and $10 will be donated to Coloradans for Nebraska scholarship fund.
  • Participate in and / or Volunteer to help at other Coloradans for Nebraska Activities or Events

Dates to Mark on Your Calendar
  • Saturday, November 2, 2013 - Nebraska vs. Northwestern at Memorial Stadium - 1:30 pm kickoff on BTN
  • Saturday, November 9, 2013 - Nebraska vs. Michigan at Ann Arbor, Michigan - 1:30 pm kickoff on ABC / ESPN 
  • Saturday, November 9, 2013 - Military Appreciation Day - Drawings at volunteer staffed locations 
  • Tuesday, November 12, 2013 - Business After Hours/Networking Event - 5:30 -7:00 pm - Fox and Hound in Lone Tree at 9239 Park Meadows Drive
  • Saturday, November 16, 2013 - Nebraska vs.Michigan State at Memorial Stadium
  • Saturday, November 23, 2013 - Nebraska vs. Penn State at State College, Pa
  • Friday, November 29, 2013 - Nebraska vs. Iowa at Memorial Stadium - 10:00 am kickoff on ABC
  • Saturday, December 7, 2013 - Big Ten Football Championship Game in Indianapolis - 6:00 pm kickoff on Fox
  • Tuesday, December 10, 2013 - Business After Hours/Networking Event - 5:30 -7:00 pm - Fox and Hound in Lone Tree at 9239 Park Meadows Drive

Football Friday in Lincoln - November 1, 2013

Kick off your weekend at Football Friday, the Nebraska Alumni Association's family friendly event series at the Railyard, just southeast of the new Pinnacle Bank Arena. Enjoy Lincoln's new entertainment district in the historic Haymarket and connect with other Husker fans at this spirited, fun-filled evening!


Weather Update:

 If it's snowing, raining or just too cold to be outside, Football Friday will move indoors to Vega, the new concert venue at the Railyard. Vega is on the second level of the Railyard building (350 Canopy St., Suite 220).

Nov. 1 Lineup

This week, get a preview of the Huskers' game against Northwestern. Making a special appearance at 5:20 p.m. is Husker volleyball coach John Cook. This week's panelists include: 

  • Jay Moore  
  • Jamie Williams  
  • Kevin Sjuts, KOLN/KGIN 10/11
  • Brian Rosenthal, Lincoln Journal Star
  • Greg Sharpe, Husker Sports Network

Football Friday also includes appearances by the Husker spirit squad, balloon animals, children's games, giveaways and more!


About Football Fridays
Dates: Every Friday before 2013 Nebraska football home games (except Iowa) 
Time: 5 p.m.
Where: The Railyard - 350 Canopy Street, Lincoln, 68508. 
Admission: FREE. Food and drinks available for purchase at surrounding restaurants. 

Parking: Available (for a fee) at garages on Arena Drive and R Street, or at meters on adjacent streets.


Special Offer from Sams Club


Coloradans for Nebraska is excited to announce an exclusive membership offer. CFN members will receive up to a $25 Sam's Club Gift Card when they sign up for or upgrade to a new Sam's Club Plus Membership or renew an existing Plus Membership by December 31, 2012.


Or, choose an Advantage or Business Membership and receive a $10 Sam's Club Gift Card at sign-up. In addition to a year of exceptional value, Advantage Members enjoy time-saving services in-Club and online.


Print the flier  and take it in to your nearest Sam's Club to take advantage of these benefits.


New Little Husker


Coloradans for Nebraska wants to say Congratulations to Wayne Bellinger (Co4NU Board Member) and his wife, Marra, on the birth of their first little Husker, Kadence Elizabeth.  We look forward to seeing Kadence in her Husker clothing!  Congratulations!


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