Dems vs Reps Pour It On For EasterSeals

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February 08, 2018
Come support Easterseals and your favorite political team, as they “mix” it up as guest bartenders at the Columbus Inn in Wilmington on Thursday, February 15 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. While serving drinks like the Majority Leader Mule and the Minority Leader Margarita, each team will be competing for the most tips to see which side can raise more money for their political volleyball team in the 13th annual Democrats vs. Republicans Volleyball Challenge on March 3, 2018
WHAT: Democrats vs. Republicans Legislative Guest Bartending Happy Hour
WHEN: Thursday, February 15, 5:30—7:30 pm
WHERE: The Columbus Inn
2216 Pennsylvania Ave. Wilmington, DE 19806
For more information, contact Laura Becker at 302.221.2065 or email
Among those bartending for the Democrats (as of 2/6) are: House Majority Leader Valerie Longhurst, Rep. John Viola, Rep. Bryon Short, and Wilmington Mayor Mike Purzycki.
Bartending for the Republicans (as of 1/27) are: Senate Minority Whip Greg Lavelle, House Minority Whip Debbie Hudson, Rep. Mike Ramone, Rep. Kevin Hensley and Senator Anthony Delcollo.
The bartending event is just a preview of the fierce competition that can be witnessed when the two political parties face-off for the 13th year at the Easterseals/CAI Volleyball Challenge. On Saturday, March 3rd at 8:30 a.m., the two teams will take the court at William Penn High School in New Castle. The Republicans are currently in the lead, 7 to 5. 
For more information and to learn how to register your own team, visit   
Check out other fun upcoming events to support the Easterseals/CAI Volleyball Challenge here:  
Easterseals Delaware & Maryland’s Eastern Shore offers a range of services, including children’s therapies, assistive technology, recreational camping, day programs for adults with physical or intellectual disabilities, and respite services for caregivers. To learn more about how Easterseals helps children and adults with disabilities, call 1-800-677-3800 or visit