Usually I save events for my weekend roundups but these cocktail events take place this week, starting tonight!
Tonight 5-7pm: Boozeday Tuesday Kicks Off at Ford’s Filling Station
Mixologist Joel Black (Comme Ca, Three Clubs) has taken over the cocktail program at this Culver City gastropub and is bringing the booze. Every week, starting tonight, will spotlight a spirit and offer food, games, classes and more. Tonight is Atlantico Rum. Drinks will range in price from $6 to $9.
Tonight at 8pm: Cari & Jaymee’s Lil’ Twisted Sangrita Tour Kickoff Party at Neat
Sexy senoritas Cari Hah (Neat) and Jaymee Mandeville (Drago Centro) are about to start touring with their sangritas in tow and kicking off the party at Neat. You’ll want to feel like dancing after enjoying their custom-made sangritas featuring Milagro Tequila, so it’s a good thing there will be all-night dancing and a DJ.
Wednesday, May 23 at 9pm: Guest Tiki Series Kickoff @ Spare Room
With summer comes the tiki drinks and naturally Spare Room is kicking off a summer tiki series which will showcase some of the best bartenders around, starting off with Julian Cox (Rivera, Playa) and Zach Patterson (STK, Bagatelle). The event starts this Wednesday and will continue monthly through September. Here’s the amazing lineup:
- May 23 – Julian Cox and Zach Patterson
- June 20 – Ivy Mix (Clover Club, NYC)
- July 18 – Marcos Tello (1886, The Varnish) and Jason Schiffer (320 Main)
- August 15 – Richie Boccato (Dutch Kills and PKNY, NYC)
- Sept 12 – Rocky Yeh (Seattle)
Mirabelle’s $1.971 Cocktail Now Through June 13
Mirabelle on Sunset has a brand-new bar program, led by Matthew Jeronimo (Osteria Mozza, Hungry Cat). And to celebrate the restaurant’s recent transformation after 41 years, he has created a specialty cocktail called The Mirabelle with Fresno chili vodka, apple, lavender and lemongrass lemonade. This cocktail will be available for $1.971 (the year Mirabelle debuted on the Sunset Strip) from now until June 13.