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Tony Awards viewing parties in NYC

Don't have plans for the Tony Awards yet?

Local bars and restaurants in NYC are hosting viewing parties for theater lovers excited about Broadway's big night.

Walk the red carpet like a celebrity at the Metropolitan Room, or kick back and watch the show with Tonys-inspired cocktails.

The Tonys, hosted by Kevin Spacey, will air Sunday at 8 p.m. on CBS. Here’s where you’ll want to watch the ceremony.

The Stonewall Inn

The historic gay bar in Greenwich Village is
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The historic gay bar in Greenwich Village is hosting its eighth annual Tony Awards viewing party. With more than $8,000 in raffle prizes up for grabs, live performances and Grammy-nominee guest appearances, the celebration is hosted by Chocolatina and Lavinia Draper. (53 Christopher St., $30 cover, two-drink minimum, doors open at 6 p.m., thestonewallinnnyc.com)

Landmarc

Wine and dine on Broadway-inspired cocktails and bites
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Wine and dine on Broadway-inspired cocktails and bites by Chef Marc Murphy. Hors d'oeuvres include The Great Calamari of 1812, crispy calamari with cherry peppers and aioli. Finish off main meals, like Six Degrees of Skewers (chicken skewers with cucumber tzatziki), with a creme brûlée. There will also be a performance by Bonnie Milligan. (10 Columbus Circle, $65 entry includes choice of beer or wine and Tonys-themed cocktails, 7 to 11 p.m., eventbrite.com)

Laurie Beechman Theatre

A place where many Broadway and cabaret performers
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A place where many Broadway and cabaret performers got their start -- this charming venue will be screening the ceremony. The party will be complete with food, drinks and prizes. RSVP at beechmantheatre@westbankcafe.com with the subject line "Tony Awards." (407 W. 42nd St., $35 food and beverage per-person minimum, seating starts at 6:30 p.m., facebook.com/beechmantheatre)

Ocean Prime

Watch the award show in style at this
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Watch the award show in style at this swanky lounge. Ocean Prime is offering a $150 gift card to whoever can best guess the evening's winners. With truffle popcorn and themed cocktails, this viewing is going to be filled with glitz and glam. (123 W. 52nd St., no ticket necessary, 7:30 to 11 p.m., ocean-prime.com)

Metropolitan Room

Strut your stuff like a star down a
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Strut your stuff like a star down a mock red carpet, while being interviewed by Joan Rivers impersonator Dorothy Bishop. Then sit back and enjoy the ceremony, performances by a live band and prize contests at the internationally acclaimed jazz cabaret. Seats are limited. (34 W. 22nd St., RSVP is required, red carpet begins at 6 p.m., metropolitanroom.com)

Feinstein’s/54 Below

Enjoy hors d'oeuvres, dinner, an open bar and
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Enjoy hors d'oeuvres, dinner, an open bar and the chance to win tickets to any Broadway show of your choice at this theatrical venue. In support of Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS, you will be entertained by a talk with Tony-winner Cady Huffman and two-time nominee Brad Oscar. (254 W. 54th St., $250 regular seating and $500 VIP, starts at 6:30 p.m., broadwaycares.org/tonyawards)

LeGrande

Watch the awards in style at this snazzy
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Watch the awards in style at this snazzy cocktail lounge. All mixed drinks are specially priced at $10 for the entire night. (The Time New York, 224 W. 49th St., no cover charge, 5 p.m to midnight, legrandenyc.com)

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