Emmys 2011: Party Circuit

From Jon Hamm and Julie Bowen to Stevie Nicks and Matthew Weiner. See who partied it up before and after the Emmys curtain went down.
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The Emmys Awards ceremony may seem like one big party for television actors, but the real fun happens off-camera  at the many parties celebrating nominees and winners.

PHOTOS: Emmys 2011: The Parties

This year was no exception. Before their big best comedy win, Modern Family stars Julie Bowen (who also nabbed the best supporting actress in a comedy series statue), Sofia Vergara and Eric Stonestreet got into celebration mode at Entertainment Weekly and Women In Film's pre-Emmy's party Sept. 16 at BOA Steakhouse in West Hollywood, CA.

PHOTOS: Emmy Winners 2011

 Jon Hamm, Christina Hendricks, John Slattery and Elizabeth Moss were among the Mad Men stars to stop by AMC's post-show bash Sept. 18 at Mr. C Beverly Hills.

And, Stevie Nicks turned up to perform for the likes of Mark Salling (Glee), Phil Keoghan (who was celebrating The Amazing Race's Emmy win) and Padma Lakshmi (Top Chef) at Entertainment Tonight's 15th annual

PHOTOS: Emmys Awards 2011: The Snubs

The Hollywood Reporter's The Race page features these and other Emmy photos from Sunday's ceremony.