Where to watch the first Democratic presidential debate in Philly

Democratic Presidential canddiates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders

Democratic Presidential canddiates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders

The first Democratic presidential debate is tonight at 8:30 p.m., and with the DNC coming to Philly next summer, it might be something worth paying attention to. If you’d like to watch it through more than Donald Trump’s Twitter feed, you’ve got some options.

Here’s a rundown of the watch parties in Philly that we were able to track down (and let us know if there are any to add):

Temple Law Democrats and Republicans

Temple Law Democrats & Temple Law Republicans will be holding a debate watch party. Come enjoy food and talking points bingo.

Time: 8:30 p.m.
Place: Main Campus – Barrack. 3rd Floor Student Alumni Lounge.
Click here for more information.

Philadelphia Democratic Progressive Caucus

Space is limited so make sure to get a $5 ticket in advance to reserve your spot.

Time: 7 p.m.
Place: Upstairs at Franky Bradley’s at 1320 Chancellor Street
Click here for more information.

DNC Debate Watch party in Mt. Airy

This party, organized by supporters of Sen. Bernie Sanders, will feature a happy hour special all night, delicious food, five flat screen TVs and the company of passionate supporters.

Time: 7 p.m.
Place: Alma Mater Restaurant at 7165 Germantown Ave.
Click here for more information.

South Jersey Debate Watch Party in Cherry Hill

If you’re a Hillary supporter, you can make your way to Cherry Hill to join the New Jersey Democratic State Committee’s Women’s Caucus, the Camden County Federation of Democratic Women and South Jersey for Hillary for a debate watch party.

Time: 8 p.m.
Place: PJ Whelihan’s Pub and Restaurant at 1854 E. Marlton Pike
Click here for more information.

South Street for Sanders

This event is BYO, and all proceeds are donated to Sanders’ campaign.

Time: 8 p.m.
Place: Sweettooth’s at 630 S. 4th St.
Click here for more information.

Grey Lodge Pub viewing party in Northeast Philadelphia

Come out to this local pub with a selection of craft beers and a menu of signature sandwiches and entrees.

Time: 7:30 p.m.
Place: Grey Lodge Pub at 6235 Frankford Avenue
Click here for more information.

DNC Debate Watch Party in East Falls

Show up to this Bernie Sanders-supported watch party at least 30 minutes before the debate is scheduled to start so attendees can get food and drinks and make introductions. Stay afterwards to discuss the debate in an informal setting.

Time: 8 p.m.
Place: Franklin’s East Falls at 3521 Bowman St.
Click here for more information.

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