Who is ready to #BacktheBirds? For Redbird fans in the Chicagoland area, the Chicago Young Alumni Network is hosting a watch party as the 2015 MVFC champions take on FCS rival North Dakota State.

The Redbirds may be taking the battle to North Dakota, but fans can cheer loud and proud from Chicago.

When: Saturday, October 1
Noon, doors opens
1 p.m., kickoff
Where: Flagship Tavern and Grill, 1622 West Belmont Avenue, Chicago

Wear Redbird gear, bring some friends, and enjoy the #ChicagoRedbird camaraderie as well as a few Redbird promotions!

Those planning to attend are encouraged to make table reservations. Table reservations go quickly but standing room is available.

For those that can’t attend the watch party, the game will be streamed through ESPN3.