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Where to Watch the Democratic Debate in D.C.

Politics is always more fun with alcohol.

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Nothing says "D.C." like getting friends together at a bar to watch a political event like a Presidential debate or the State of the Union. Here are some solid options where enthusiasts or jeerers can watch the Democratic candidates face off this evening:

1831 Bar &  Lounge
1831 M. St. NW
The deal: DC for Bernie is hosting this watch party starting at 7 p.m. Drink specials on beer, wine, select whiskey, and margaritas will last until 8 p.m. More information is available here.

Bidwell
1309 5th St. NE
The deal: Bidwell has been showing every debate, paired with themed drink specials (think Democratic Mules).

BlackFinn
1620 I St. NW
The deal: Clinton supporters should head to this watch party starting at 8:30 p.m. There will be happy hour specials on food and drinks all night.

Boqueria
1837 M St. NW
The deal: The Spanish restaurant will screen the debate with unlimited tapas & drinks. For $45 (excluding tax and gratuity) political junkies can enjoy unlimited tapas and drinks like draft beer and red, white, or seasonal sangria. Reservations are required.

Busboys & Poets 
Multiple locations
The deal: All locations will be showing the debate, with regular happy hour specials.

Ventnor Sports Cafe
2411 18th St. NW
The deal: Ventnor promises 40 televisions turned towards the debate this evening.

Red Derby
2411 18th St. NW
The deal: The Petworth bar offered themed cocktails and specials for last week's debate. Eater has reached out to confirm whether they'll have similar deals tonight.

Sudhouse
1340 U Street NW
The deal: Sudhouse will have happy hour deals throughout the debate and play it with the sound on.

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