After many, many, many months of debates and debacles, Americans are finally ready to vote for their next president.
As their closest neighbour and ally, we Canadians are pretty invested in that decision. For the last year or so, we’ve been eagerly anticipating every twist and turn of the election season and chances are most of us are planning to watch as the votes come in on November 8.
Whether you’re cheering for Trump, Hillary, or just missing Jeb, here are ten places where you can watch the election results in Calgary
Head over after work to The Unicorn to watch the news coverage and results come in for the 2016 U.S. Presidential Election. Will Hillary Clinton become the first female President of the United States or will Donald Trump prevail? All are welcome! Coverage with volume in The Sports Cantina.
When: 4 to 10 pm
Where: 223 8th Avenue SW
Tenth Street Landing Gastropub
Get together with friends to watch the US election results roll in. Head to Tenth Street Landing in Kensington – head there for the whole evening – and hope to be celebrating the election of the first female president of the United States of America. Free appetizers. Cash bar. See you there.
When: 5 to 11 pm
Where: 506 10 Street NW
Pig & Duke
Celebrate the U.S. election night with like-minded friends and representatives from Ask Her and Equal Voice Calgary, a national, bilingual, multi-partisan organization dedicated to electing more women to all levels of political office in Canada.
When: 6 to 9 pm
Where: 1312 12th Avenue SW
Schanks Sports Grill, North
Hosted by Conservative MP Michelle Rempel, Join Calgary politicos to watch the results of the US election on a GIANT screen. There will be plenty of food and fun at this election night party.
Where: 103 Crowfoot Terrace NW
Tickets: $25 – $35
Schanks South Sports Grill
Join the Calgary Midnapore and Heritage Liberals for an evening of apps and politics among friends. Watch the results roll in and find out who the next President of the United States will be! All political stripes welcome!
When: 5 to 8 pm
Where: Schanks South Sports Grill – 9627 Macleod Trail South
Tickets: $20 (includes appetizers)