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Connie’s Ric Rac celebrates 10 years with a block party

This hidden gem Italian Market music joint is taking over the street to toast to a decade with dozens of bands on stages both indoors and out, plus food trucks and drinks.

Where: Connie's Ric Rac at 1132 S. 9th St. 19147

When: July 30, 2016 at 12:00 p.m. to July 31, 2016 at 1:00 a.m.

How much: Free / Pay as you go


DNC watch party at the Fine Palate

Catch the show at this Center City bistro with $1 oysters and a special $25 three-course menu all night long.

Where: The Fine Palate at 231 S. 15th St. 19102

When: July 28, 2016 at 6:00 p.m.

How much: Pay as you go


DNC watch party at Cedar Point Bar and Kitchen

A special DNC-themed menu and a cocktail called the "Pant Suit" will welcome watchers to this Kensington tavern, where the TVs will be on with sound.

Where: Cedar Point Bar and Kitchen at 2370 E. Norris St. 19125

When: July 28, 2016 at 5:00 p.m.

How much: Pay as you go


DNC watch party at the Trolley Car Diner

The huge blowup screen on the patio at this Chestnut Hill bakery/diner/deli will be showing the convention with sound, and you are even welcome to bring your own chair (although there are some already).

Where: Trolley Car Diner at 7619 Germantown Ave. 19119

When: July 28, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.

How much: Pay as you go


DNC watch party at Brick and Mortar

At this American tavern next to the (forthcoming, hopefully) Viaduct Rail Park, the sound will be on and all the TVs — including two 9-foot screens and two 55-inch plasmas — will be tuned to the convention floor. Food and drink deals will be offered throughout the night

Where: Brick and Mortar at 315 N. 12th St. 19107

When: July 28, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.

How much: Pay as you go


DNC watch party at Frankford Hall

During Hillary's speech, sound will be on both of the screens at Stephen Starr's Fishtown beer garden, including the 80-inch behemoth at the inside bar. If you're early, happy hour runs until 7 pm with $5 half-liter drafts and $3.50 sausages.

Where: Frankford Hall at 1210 Frankford Ave.

When: July 28, 2016 from 5:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m.

How much: Pay as you go


Irish American Democrats convention party

Irish American elected officials, delegates and Dem party leaders will gather with drinks, a buffet and Celtic music.

Where: The Irish Pub at 2007 Walnut St. 19103

When: July 28, 2016 at 8:00 p.m. to July 29, 2016 at 2:00 a.m.

How much: $50


Drinking Liberally DNC watch party

Progressive groups including Philly for Change, For Pennsylvania's Future, America Votes, NextGen Climate, Americans for Democratic Action and Equality PA say they're "united in the sentiment that Donald Trump would be a disaster for America" so they're joining for a watch party at this funky modern dive.

Where: Franky Bradley's at 1320 Chancellor St. 19107

When: July 28, 2016 from 8:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.

How much: Pay as you go


DNC watch party at The Piazza at Schmidt’s Commons

BYO chair or blanket and score discounts from Crabby's Cafe, Gunners Run and the Wahlburgers food truck (plus more deals from the spots across the street at Liberties Walk) as you watch on the 400-square-foot high-def outdoor TV.

Where: The Piazza at Schmidt’s Commons at 1001 N 2nd St. 19123

When: July 28, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.

How much: Free


Bastille Day block party in Bella Vista

Celebrate the storming of the Bastille the way the French would want: With lots of food and drink. Look for kegs of wine and housemade sausages, plus a DJ spinning beats.

Where: The Good King Tavern at 614 S. 7th St. 19147

When: July 14, 2016 from 3:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

How much: Pay as you go


DNC Unplugged: Latino Style Party of the Year

AL DÍA is pleased to celebrate Philadelphia's political convention history both past and present as we commemorate the 2016 DNC in style, at the Philadelphia History Museum at the Atwater Kent. Come and enjoy unlimited food and open bar at this exciting and historical event celebration. A portion of each ticket sale will go to the AL DÍA Foundation to promote advancements in Journalism in Latino & Multicultural communities.

Where: Philadelphia History Museum at 15 South 7th Street

When: July 23, 2016 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

How much: $250


Unofficial delegate welcome party sponsored by Crossroads Campaigns

Come dance the night away at U-Bahn with Crossroads Campaigns, a D.C.-based political consulting firm specializing in online, grassroots and communications work for campaigns and non-profits. Email Party@crossroadscampaigns.com to receive your wristband for the event.

Where: U-Bahn at 1320 Chestnut Street

When: July 24, 2016 at 8:00 p.m. to July 25, 2016 at 2:00 a.m.

How much: Depends how much you drink


Unity Party feat. Snoop Dogg

Snoop Dogg is headlining a Democratic Party "unity party" after the last night of the DNC. The event is hosted by Priorities USA, the Senate Majority PAC and the House Majority PAC.

Where: Electric Factory at 421 N. 7th Street

When: July 28, 2016 at 12:00 a.m.


DNC Yacht Party

Join Philly Rep. Jordan Harris and Councilman Kenyatta Johnson for a party on a three-story yacht. All proceeds are going to support Autism Speaks.

Where: On a boat at Docks at 401 North Columbus Boulevard, Pier 24

When: July 23, 2016 at 10:30 p.m. to July 24, 2016 at 1:00 a.m.

How much: $100


The official DNC marijuana welcome party

Check out Connies Ric Rac for a night of music, comedy and speeches from cannabis advocates. Performers and speakers to be announced. Hosted by Philly NORML.

Where: Connie's Ric Rac at 1132 S 9th St

When: July 25, 2016 at 7:30 p.m.

How much: Free to attend


DNC Watch Party Celebrating the Black Vote

Dinner, dancing and fun as actress Vivica Fox hosts a 2016 Democratic National Convention Watch Party featuring a performance by Howard Hewett. Leaders and organizers from across the nation are #celebratingtheBlackvote at Penn's Landing.

Where: Penns Landing Caterers at 1301 S. Columbus Blvd.

When: July 26, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. to July 27, 2016 at 12:00 a.m.

How much: $65


South Street PHS Pop-Up opening party

The org that brought Philly its first pop-up beer garden is back with two locations. This one opens first, with food and drink from Khyber Pass Pub. New this year: sign up as a member in advance instead of at the door.

Where: PHS Pop-Up Garden South Street at 15th & South streets

When: June 1, 2016 at 5:30 p.m.

How much: Pay as you go