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KICK OFF IN KISSIMMEE: WHERE TO WATCH THE 2018 WORLD CUP

 

Kissimmee, Fla. (June 14, 2018) – For soccer fans around the world, the countdown for the 2018 World Cup is officially over. While watching the action first-hand in Russia may be difficult to beat, there are plenty of incredible places to catch all the can’t-miss tournament moments from sunny Kissimmee. 

Here are some fan-favorite viewing locations: 

Catch all the tournament action at Disney Springs. The eclectic complex is home to multiple dining venues to catch the games, as well as the Pelé Soccer retail location where guests can buy their team jerseys and celebrate with fellow soccer aficionados.  

Watch the 2018 World Cup games in style at The Florida Mall’s soccer viewing lounges. All 32 matches will be broadcasted live in the center’s vibrant viewing areas. Plus, the mall will offer exciting entertainment, family-friendly activities, and more every Saturday during the month-long showdown.

Get into the spirit at NBC Sports Grill & Brew at Universal CityWalk, where the entire restaurant is decked-out in World Cup décor. Guests can find fun photo ops, giveaways, and enjoy the matches on any of the restaurant’s 100 screens or the giant outdoor screen, which will be broadcasting the matches in Spanish via Telemundo Networks.  

For a full month of soccer-themed celebrations and offerings, head to Orlando International Premium Outlets and watch all the matches live in Vinito Ristorante. Fans and shoppers alike can enjoy the restaurant’s viewing lounges, food and drink specials, and complimentary beer samples during key matches. 

Score one of the best views of the games in town at Wreckers Sports Bar. Located at the Gaylord Palms Resort and Convention Center, Wreckers features an indoor, two-story, 37-foot sports screen — the largest in Kissimmee — as well as more than 50 HD TVs and a menu full of fan-favorite foods. 

For additional viewing opportunities, check out any of these crowd-pleasing venues: 


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