2008 The Stranger List: Prez Debate Parties
posted by October 7 at 10:10 AMon
Don’t forget about our liveblogging of the debate, which you shouldn’t miss. But for those looking to watch round two of McCain v. Obama at a public party, here’s the list. Among the places playing host:
35th Street Bistro; BottleNeck Lounge; Cafe Presse; Central Cinema (hosted by the 37th District Democrats); Moe Bar; Second Life; SOLO; Spitfire; and Twilight Exit.
Yes, Second Life.
The full list, with addresses, start times, drink specials, and wireless info if provided, is in the jump.
(Your party not mentioned? Send me an email with the party info and I’ll add it to the list if it’s worthy.)
And here’s the full list:
The BottleNeck Lounge
“Join us at The BottleNeck Lounge on Tuesday for the second Presidential Debate! The flat screen goes on a 5:30 and the debate itself begins at 6. Our Happy Hour will be extended ‘til 6:30, and the full dinner menu is available throughout the night. Don’t watch the debate alone (really, no one should) - come enjoy an Elysian Night Owl Pumpkin Ale with us!!”
2328 E. Madison St. (between John and 23rd)
See all the Presidential Debates live on the big screen.
No cover. No reservations. Everyone welcome!
1117 12th Avenue Seattle, WA • TEL: 206.709.7674
Central Cinema / 37th District Democrats Debate Watch Party
1411 21st Avenue Seattle WA 98122
“The theater and restaurant will open at 5:30 PM for the debate beginning at 6:00 PM.
Stone oven pizzas, calzones, panini sandwiches, soups and salads as well as beer and wine may be ordered and consumed in both the theater and the restaurant.”
“The bar has two 42in flatscreens with sound connected to our house system—so it’s audible and viewable by all! We have happy hour for the duration (from 3-8pm) and as well Fish Fry offers a happy hour on food from 5-7pm—the entire menu is available for order in Moe during regular business hours.”
“Bring your own wireless. We’ll have virtual booze. We’ll have pies you can throw at McCain every time he says maverick, Hanoi, or ties to terrorists, and we’ll be giving out McCain avatars in G-strings and Republican butt tattoos.”
200 Roy Street on lower queen anne (3rd Ave N and Roy, across the street from teatro zinzanni)
“We will be showing the presidential debate on our movie projector and have veep drink specials!”
2219 4th Avenue
A fundraiser for Gregoire in the backroom, hosted by the WA conservation voters group.
Drink specials: $6- Obama’s and McCain’s; $5 -fresh fruit Margaritas; $4- wells and house wine; $3 -select draft; $4.50 -nachos; $3.50 -small plates
Happy Hour 4-7pm
“We were full before 5pm last week, and they keep getting busier and busier, get here early!”
“Happy hour through the whole debate! Great food! Attractive people! It’s urgently recommended that people get there as early as possible if they want a place to sit!”
2051 E Madison St
Seattle, WA 98122
4878 Beacon Ave. S.
2201 N. 56th St.
Seattle, Washington 98103
Official Obama campaign watch parties:
Quarterback Pub and Eatery
356 36th St
Bellingham, WA 98225
The Office Bar and Grill
2030 Mottman Ave SW
Olympia, WA 98506
811 S 3rd St.
Renton, WA 98057
Richland Community Center
500 Amon Drive
Redline Sports and Music
4439 35th Ave SW
Seattle, WA 98126
1427 West Dean
Spokane, WA 99201