Whether you want to seriously watch the election returns or just decompress after a stressful campaign season, we’ve got an election watch party for you.
Our list starts with the most serious at the top and goes to more playful events.
‘I’m with her’ live at the Century Ballroom
Democrats watch party where Hillary Clinton fans can “let our feet touch the ground and our heads reach the stars.”
915 East Pine, 2nd floor, Seattle. 4:30 p.m.
Democrats watch party at the Westin
Join Gov. Jay Inslee and Sen. Patty Murray to watch the returns and hear from top Democratic candidates. Free, RSVP on Eventbrite.
Westin Hotel, 1900 Fifth Avenue, Seattle. 6 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Washington State Republicans watch party
Republicans hope to watch Donald Trump win the presidency, along with other state Republican candidates.
Hyatt Regency, 900 Bellevue Way Northeast, Bellevue. 6 p.m. – 12 a.m.
Green Presidential Campaign Celebration
Celebrate the Green Party’s leaps in this election and follow Jill Stein’s returns. The group will do a pub crawl to the North Star Diner around 8 p.m.
Razzi’s Pizzeria, 8523 Greenwood Avenue North, Seattle. 6 p.m. – 11 p.m. Facebook event
Libertarians Election Celebration
“So very many have worked so very hard to help with positive change in our political system, please come join us as we celebrate those efforts. Let's look towards a brighter future!” the group wrote on their Facebook page.
Must RSVP to be added to the guest list.
Everett Eagles FOE #13, 1216 Broadway, Everett. 8 p.m. – 10 p.m. Facebook event
AMC watch parties by political party
AMC Pacific Place and Southcenter will host a “blue” theater and a “red” theater for rewards members so you can watch the CNN election coverage with folks that vote like you.
AMC Pacific Place, 600 Pine Street, 4th floor, Seattle; AMC Southcenter, 3600 Southcenter Mall, Tukwila. Doors at 3:30 p.m.; Coverage at 4 p.m.
Strawberry Theater Election Night Party
A free night of neighbors and news, drinks and democracy from Strawshop.
12th Avenue Arts, 1620 12th Ave, Seattle. 6 p.m. – 11 p.m. Facebook event.
Immigrant Youth & Family Night Election Watch Party
Discuss what’s at stake with immigration and where we can go in Washington State. Presented by the Washington Dream Coalition and Leadership without Borders.
University of Washington Minority Affairs, 3931 Brooklyn Avenue Northeast, Seattle. 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. Facebook event.
Election Day Watch Party at the Grand Cinema
We’ve watched the debates. Now let’s watch the outcome. Admission is free, but seating is limited.
The Grand Cinema, 606 South Fawcett Avenue, Tacoma. 4 p.m. – 9 p.m. Facebook event.
SPU watch party, piñata included
Election results and professor commentary with special events, including a costume contest and piñata. Come dressed as your best Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump, or with the most American pride.
Seattle Pacific University, Upper Gwinn Commons, 3310 Sixth Avenue West, Seattle. Doors 5:30 p.m.; Festivities 6 p.m. – 10 p.m. Facebook event
Neumos Election Night Extravaganza
The event venue will feature drink specials and patriotic surprises. Free, no tickets required.
Neumos, 925 East Pike Street, Seattle. 4 p.m. – 12 a.m. Facebook event
PURR Election Night Party
The gay video bar is offering a $10 burger and a beer special.
Purr Cocktail Lounge, 1518 11th Avenue, Seattle. 4 p.m. – 12 a.m. Facebook event
It’s Finally Over Election Night Party
The watch party that’s declaring what everyone is thinking – this election has been a doozy. The nonpartisan watch party includes election themes games, photos with cardboard cutouts of Clinton and Trump, and “I Survived the 2016 Election” goody bags.
Frolik Kitchen + Cocktails, 1415 Fifth Avenue, Seattle. 4 p.m. – 10 p.m. Facebook event
Election Day Cabaret
Blending the season’s political commentary with comedy, song, YouTube video, and trivia. 21+.
Fred Wildlife Refuge 128 Belmont Ave East, Seattle. 7 p.m. – 10 p.m. Facebook event
Election Day Yoga for Solidarity
Need a mental break from the election? Recuperate with yoga and open-hearted dialogue. After the class, watch election results come in. Free, RSVP online.
Bohemian Studios, 7601 Greenwood Avenue North, Suite 101. 6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. Facebook event
Election Night at the Red Door
Regardless of your political party, celebrate the end of election season with political themed drinks and election coloring pages. Sample the bar’s specialty cocktails for the night, the Bad Hombre, the Nasty Woman, and the Iowa Caucus. Pantsuit discount: $1.
Red Door, 3401 Evanston Avenue North, Seattle. 5 p.m. – 12 a.m. Facebook event
Nasty Woman Party
Watch the results and celebrate Clinton with a themed drink and a pantsuit.
The Admiral Bird, 2600 California Avenue Southwest, Seattle. 6 p.m. – 10 p.m. Facebook event