Election Night Party Guide: Meet Billy Penn, Young Involved Philly and candidates for post-election beers

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Election Day is looooong — so long, that the only proper way to cap it off is with beer and a party. We’re pulling together a list of some of the groups that are hosting election night events you can hit up tonight if you want to partake:

(And if there’s a party happening that’s not here, tweet us @billy_penn and we’d be happy to add it.)

Billy Penn

Time: 8 to 11 p.m.

Location: Bru Craft & Wurst, 1318 Chestnut St.

Details: This is basically the only Election Night party you need to know about. Kidding. Kinda. We’ll be hanging out at Bru Craft & Wurst for drinks and games as we keep an eye on the mayoral election. The first 25 people who arrive and show the Billy Penn icon on their homescreen or show us that day’s Billy Penn newsletter in their inbox will receive a beer on us!

Visit our Meetup page for more details / RSVP.

Young Involved Philly

Time: 6 to 9 p.m.

Location: Field House, 1150 Filbert St.

Details: YIP will be hosting its very first #YoungPHLVotes Happy Hour at the Field House. In order to celebrate your dedication to making it out to the polls and ramp up excitement for election results to be announced, YIP will provide one free drink from the Happy Hour menu to every millennial who shows up proudly wearing an “I Voted” Sticker. Get more details here.

Drink Liberally Philly

Time: 6 p.m.

Location: 2nd Story Brewing, 117 Chestnut St.

Details: The Philadelphia Chapter of Drinking Liberally meets at 2nd Story Brewing every Tuesday, but is holding a special Election Night event today.

Mayoral candidate Jim Kenney

Time: 8:15 p.m.

Location: Vie, 600 N. Broad St.

Details: Join Kenney and his campaign to watch as election results roll in. RSVP here.

Mayoral candidate Doug Oliver

Time: 9 p.m. to 1 a.m.

Location: Pegasus Room, 5534 Pulaski Ave. in Germantown

Details: Celebrate the mayoral campaign with candidate Doug Oliver and his campaign staff.

Mayoral candidate Tony Williams

Time: 8:30 p.m.

Location: Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown, 201 N. 17th St.


Council candidate Tom Wyatt

Time: 7:30 p.m.

Location: The Bellevue Philadelphia Hotel, 200 S. Broad St.

Details: Tom Wyatt’s campaign will be hosting an Election Night Results Party — join them to hear the election results and meet campaign supporters.

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