Jimmy’s in Wrightsville Beach lands on bracket for best college bar

First, it was a win against seven other Wilmington area bars. Then, Jimmy’s in Wrightsville Beach bested a regional bracket against such well-known spots as Player’s Retreat in Raleigh and Chapel Hill’s He’s Not Here.

Now, the local bar is going head-to-head against a bar representing Clemson University, the Tiger Town Tavern (or TTT). Voting began at 3 p.m. Monday and continues for 72 hours until organizers can tally votes on Twitter.

“If you have Twitter, vote #bestbarjimmys,” said owner Jimmy Gilleece. “If you don’t have Twitter, download it.”

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