UPDATED TIMES FOR THE SEPTEMBER 16th DEBATE:
Doors for the KFYO theater at Premiere Cinemas open at 6pm, with the debate starting at 7pm (Wednesday, September 16)

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News/Talk 790 KFYO and the Lubbock County Republican Party have announced they will host Republican Presidential Debate watch parties through February 2016.  The watch parties will be held at Premiere Cinemas at the South Plains Mall (6002 Slide Road).

The first debate watch party will be Wednesday, September 16. Seating for the reserved theater will open at 6pm, with the debate getting underway at 7pm.

Tickets to watch the GOP debates at Premiere Cinemas are free.  All you will have to do is pick up a ticket at the Premiere Cinemas box office on the evening of each debate, to ensure you will have a seat in the theater.

Premiere Cinemas has a full-service restaurant and bar, so you can able to eat dinner before, or during the debate. State Representative John Frullo will pay for a small popcorn, for the first 100 people in attendance at the September 16th debate.

"I am really excited the Lubbock County Republican Party can partner with KFYO and Premiere Cinemas for the watch parties," said LCRP Chairman Carl Tepper. "Premiere Cinemas will be a great venue for our supporters to gather."

KFYO's Rob Snyder and Chad Hasty will be in attendance at the debate watch parties and they would like to meet KFYO listeners during each event.

DATES FOR UPCOMING GOP DEBATES (times TBA, if not listed)
Wednesday, September 16th on CNN- Theater seating opens at 6pm, with the debate starting at 7pm
Wednesday, October 28th on CNBC
November Debate is TBA (assume a date between November 10-12 or 17-19) on FOX Business
Tuesday, December 15th on CNN
January 2016 Debate is TBA on FOX News
Saturday, February 6, 2016 on ABC (KAMC 28)
Saturday, February 13, 2016 on CBS (KLBK 13)
Friday, February 26, 2016 on NBC (KCBD 11)