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It's *finally* that time of year ... 

Yes. Yes. Yes. College football kicks off Saturday, and, for at least one game in Iowa, there's bragging rights involved. Iowa State kicks off its season against Northern Iowa in Ames. Iowa hits the gridiron for the first time this year against Miami (Ohio) in Iowa City. Looking for your ultimate guide to game day? Juice broke down the places to go when traveling to Ames and Iowa City this season. 

GET THE TAILGATE RIGHT.

Every great college football experience must feature a great tailgate. From proper pump-up music to the right food on the grill, here's a breakdown of 10 tailgating pro tips (including the need for a nearby restroom).

WHAT ABOUT THE LITTLE GUY?

Sure, there's Iowa and Iowa State. Even Northern Iowa gets its fair share of love. But what about the other college football squads in Iowa? One Juice writer broke down places in Iowa that aren't Ames, Iowa City or Cedar Falls where football fanatics can catch a rivalry game worthy of year-round bragging rights.

MORE MUSIC, PLEASE.

In non-football news (if there is such a thing), September looks to be another busy month for live music in the metro. There's a jazz festival at the Des Moines Social Club at the beginning of the month and the final Nitefall on the River show is set for the end of the month. And then there's all the shows taking place in-between. Here's a Juice list of concerts to put on your radar this month.

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