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Where to Watch the Democratic Debate in D.C.

Politics is always more fun with alcohol.

Missy Frederick is the Cities Director for Eater.

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.

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

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.

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.

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