Uncategorized - June 17, 2014

Charlotte Is On The Hunt For The Best Margarita In The City

Just in time for summer, Charlotte’s finest bartenders battle it out to concoct the best margarita in the city.

On Saturday, June 21, from 1 p.m. until 7 p.m. Rooftop 210 and Creative Loafing will invite 18 local restaurants to the ultimate tequila test. Bartenders from each restaurant will compete to have their margarita crowned the best in the Queen City, as the public samples over a dozen of the finest margaritas in Charlotte.

Featuring Sauza Blue Tequila, Premium Tres Tequila Generaciones and Hornitos, join BlackFinn, Bubble, Vida, VidaVida, Whisky River, 1900 Mexican Grill and Tequila Bar, Cabo’s, Crave, Mavericks, Verde and more for the perfect summer kick off.

General Admission tickets are $20 and include eight sampling tickets and a souvenir sampling glass. VIP tickets are $75 and include unlimited margarita sampling, premium open bar in VIP cabana, food buffet provide by Vida Cantina, souvenir sampling glass and lanyard, as well as specialty margaritas. Tickets for the 21 and up event can be purchased at margaritawars.eventbrite.com.

Rooftop 210 is located on the top level of the EPICENTRE at 210 E Trade Street.

Perched high above the Southeast’s hub for dining, entertainment, recreation, nightlife and hospitality, Rooftop 210 is the Queen City’s premier rooftop bar and special events venue. Rooftop 210 is an open-air, rooftop venue unlike any other, complete with a spacious layout, contemporary design and breathtaking views of the city skyline. Open six days a week, the 25,000 sq. ft. adaptable venue features a brand new fully renovated lounge bar, flexible floor plans and unbeatable amenities.