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Wednesday, August 27, 2008

Obamamites: Get Your Party On

Posted By on Wed, Aug 27, 2008 at 11:10 AM

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Why watch Barack Obama's acceptance speech tomorrow by your lonesome when you can do it drunk with dozens of like-minded folk? For those of us who couldn't make it to Denver for the DNC, here are a couple of local party options:

The California Democratic Party's SF Acceptance Speech Party

Where: Hyatt Regency, 5 Embarcadero Center, Grand Ballroom

When: Doors open at 5:30 p.m.

RSVP? You'll need a ticket for this one.

"I Accept" Obama Nomination Speech Watching Party

Where: Roe Restaurant, 651 Howard Street

When: 5:00 p.m.

RSVP? E-mail speech@apaforobama.com or check out the Facebook page.

MoveOn.org's "Yes We Can!" Party

Where: Fina Estampa Peruvian Restaurant on Van Ness at Geary, 1100 Van Ness Avenue at Geary Street

When: 5:30 p.m.

RSVP? Open to the public, but you can RSVP here.

And here's a list of smaller parties at homes across the city. If you've got a party to plug, share the details in the comments section below. --Janine Kahn

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