The first presidential debate between President Barack Obama and former Gov. Mitt Romney will take place Wednesday night. The debate on domestic policy airs live at 8 p.m. from the University of Denver. Jim Lehrer of PBS' NewsHour will moderate.
If you're hoping to watch the debate in good company, there are a few places in Golden Valley that will tune in:
Where: 7345 Country Club Dr.
Specials: Go to Schuller's early and take advantage of their happy hour, which ends at 6 p.m. It includes: $2.50 off domestic pints, $3 domestic bottles, $3 you-call-it rails, $3 off house wines.
Where: 525 Winnetka Ave. N.
Hours: Mort's closes at 9, but employees said the debate would be on TV until then.
Doolittles Woodfire Grill
Where: 550 Winnetka Ave. N.
Specials: Starting at 9 p.m., tap beer, bottled beer, cocktails and wine by the glass are all $1 off.
*The TV at Doolittles is muted, but employees said closed captions will be on. This is a good place to go for a quieter viewing experience.
Where: 315 Georgia Ave. N., Golden Valley
Contact: Craig Lindahl, 612-600-2186
Golden Valley Patch will be hosting a live blog for the debate starting at 7:30 p.m. Jump on and share your impressions of the candidates throughout the debate—or post photos of your debate party.
Is there a place to watch the debate that we didn't include? Tell us in the comments.