Parties & Event Best Picks for DNC in Philadelphia

Parties & Event Best Picks for DNC in Philadelphia

some pretty cool events happening in PHL next week for the DNC. 

There will be a myriad of events happening around town so we took the time to sift through a bunch of them and give you our best picks.

A special shout-out to Philly Set Go endorsed candidate, Morgan Cephas, who will be presenting an event on Wednesday the 27th. Check out her event details and our best picks below! And, make sure to click on each event header! While most of our best picks are free some of them require registration. 

Sunday, July 24th:

Afro-Latinx: An Art, Music, Cultural Mixer
A collaboration with Esperanza and African American Museum to enhance diversity inclusion & culture among Black and Latino professionals/voters. Free.
4:00 p.m. - 7:00p.m.
African American Museum

Girls & Boys on the Bus
A conversation with four national print, electronic, digital journalists covering the 2016 race.
5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Pipeline Philly


Monday, July 25th:

A diverse food truck festival featuring live music and Philly-centric vendors.
11:00 a.m. - 3 p.m.
3rd & Arch Streets

POLITICO Hub Opening Nightly Lounge
Cocktails, conversation, and a live viewing of the convention speeches. Free.
7:00 p.m. - Close
2001 Market Street, 2 Commerce Square

Tuesday, July 26th:

National Politics Panel - Equality Forum
Bipartisan panel examining the LGBT movement through the lens of the 2016 presidential election. Free.
2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
National Museum of American Jewish History 

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A policy forum about the transformative power of the arts to impact 21st century learning. Reception to follow. Free
4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Philadelphia Museum of Art


A millennial centric event. Members of the Future Forum, a group of 18 Democratic Members of Congress will be discussing issues important to millennials and developing the future through civic engagement and tech innovation. 
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
National Constitution Center


Wednesday, July 27th:

MAPxDNC2016: How Millennials Are Shaping the Presidential Race & the Agenda Ahead
A conversation featuring members of the Congressional Future Caucus. A happy hour will follow. Free. 
2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Comcast Center

Morgan Cephas Presents: WE ARE ONE
Meet & mingle with delegates, elected officials, political & community organizations. Free.
5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Sheraton Hotel, 201 N. 17th Street

Thursday, July 28th:

McClatchy Salutes the DNC
Food, drinks, and music by the river as McClatchy salutes the Democratic National Convention on the final night. Free.
4:00 p.m. - 7: 00 p.m.
Fringe Arts

A Celebration of Pennsylvania & New Jersey at the DNC
You're invited to a Young Professionals DNC Watch Party. Free.
7:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Hilton Penn's Landing