Election Day Watch Parties

Because you'll need a drink when this is over

Because you'll need a drink when this is over.

The crowd cheers as Barack Obama is announced as the winner of the presidential race on Election Night at the Driskill Hotel in 2012. (photo by John Anderson)

End of the World Party...Election Night!
Star Bar
4pm-2am.
Star Bar’s hosting their “End of the World Party” in honor of election night. We’re all doomed anyways, so enjoy some booze while the election results play out.

We Are Blood’s Election Night
The North Door
6-11pm.
Donate blood and take advantage of drink specials, giveaways, We Are Blood swag, and a 25-foot screen to watch the election results roll in.

Austin Tech Alliance Election Watch Party
Capital Factory
6pm-10pm.
Eat, drink, and network, all while the fate of our country is determined.

Equality Watch
Cheer Up Charlies
6pm-2am.
Bad Hombre and Nasty Woman drink specials all night long.

2016 Election Party
The Infinite Monkey Theorem Urban Winery
6pm-close.
Enjoy wine specials, complimentary snacks, and patriotic swag while you watch the election results pan out on a jumbo screen. Dressing as your favorite American is encouraged.

Cannabis Across the Country - Election Watch Party
The Belmont
6-11:30pm.
Track cannabis legalization results at this business casual affair. There will be drink specials and a silent auction.

Black Star Co-Op Election Night Watch Party
Black Star Co-Op Pub & Brewery
6-11pm.
They promise it’ll be fun.

KUT Election Night Party
KUT Studios
6-9pm.
Free complimentary food and beverages with RSVP.

Fingerpistol Election Night Party
The Little Longhorn Saloon
7-11pm.
Enjoy some tunes, and receive a complimentary Lone Star for reppin’ your “I Voted” sticker.

Midtown Live Election Party
Midtown Live
4pm-12am.
The largest local 2016 Election Return Watch Party.

POTUS Election Viewing Party
Whip In
5-10pm.
Come out and watch history in the making. By the end of the night we’ll either end up with our first woman president or all flee to Canada.

Election Night 2016: Mohawk
Mohawk
5pm-2am.
Cheap drinks and three screens so you don’t miss a beat.

Election Day Viewing Party: In Hecklevision
The Highball
7-10pm.
Enjoy election coverage in Hecklevision, where you text in your thoughts and they show up on the big screen! There will be complimentary mini flags, red/white/blue glow things, and Left and Right themed cocktails.

Tittie Bingo’s Red, White, and BOOBS Election SPECTACULAR
The Highball
10pm-2am.
Enjoy election coverage and everyone’s porn themed game show. There will be patriotic games and cocktails, and a porn parody based on, yes, our current political candidates.

Election Night Party at 3TEN ACL Live
3TEN ACL Live
6pm-12am.
Watch the election results come thru on a 20 foot LED Wall and enjoy drink specials.

Hotel Vegas Election Day 2016
Hotel Vegas
9pm-2am.
Enjoy live music from The Gospel Truth, Lush Rimbaugh, and Skin Drops as the fate of our country is determined.

Election Night at Justine's!
Justine's Brasserie
7:30pm-2am.
Free chicken wings, a cash bar, a big screen TV, and confetti. Need we say more?

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