Martini Week Kickoff Event- May 9, 2015 12 p.m.- 2 p.m.
Join the fun of our mother-daughter look-alike contest, hosted by WAYV. Diane Mitchell of the Mike & Diane morning show serves as emcee of this fun-filled event, which takes place from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. in front of Starbucks in The Quarter. Representatives from Bluemercury Spa will provide free demos of their signature treatments. The grand prize mother-daughter duo scores tickets to see One Direction in concert among other prizes.
Martini Week Drink Specials
A Dam Good Sports Bar- A Dam Good Sports Bar serves up A Dam Good Martini. Try their refreshingWatermelon Martini for just $7 New Amsterdam Vodka , Watermelon Liqueur, sour mix, cranberry juice and a sugar rim and watermelon wedge.
Anthem- Rock the night to your favorite anthems while sipping on specialty martinis for just $6. Do yourself a favor and try the Raztini made with raspberry vodka, pineapple, sprite and a splash of grenadine.
Boogie Nights- The martini menu at Boogie Nights will make you wanna “do a little dance” and “get down tonight”! Featuring Orange Crush-Tini- Skyy Blood Orange Vodka, Cuantro, Splash of Orange Juice garnished with a stacked candied orange wheel, candied lime, and cherry ($8), The Boogie Cosmo- Grey Goose Orange, Cointreau, lime juice, splash of cran, and squeeze of fresh lime Garnished with a lime twist ($10), and Sweet Pear-tini- Cruzan Guava Rum, pear puree garnished with a thin sliced pear ($8).
Broadway Burger Bar- Tempt your tastebuds with these delicious martini specials for just $8: Mango Tango Martini: Mango flavored rum, cranberry juice and orange peel garnish; Honey Pineapple Martini: Pineapple and Honey-Infused Vodka, chilled and garnished with a pineapple wedge; Brinley Breeze Martini: Coconut Rum, Pineapple juice and a sprinkle of Nutmeg; Chocolate Cherry Martini: Chocolate and Cherry-Infused Vodka chilled and garnished with a cherry
Carmine’s – Classic cocktail lovers will enjoy the Very Italian Manhattan ($13), Fresh Sapphire Gimlet($12.50), Negroni ($13) or the Sardinian Lemondrop ($13). For those with a sweet tooth, Carmine’s offers the Carmine’s Espresso Martini, Chocolate Martini ($13) or Italian Cheesecake Martini($12.50). Or toot your horn and give Carmine’s Applejack Sidecar a whirl, featured for just $7 all week long.
Chickie’s & Pete’s Crab House and Sports Bar –Show your sweet side with a special Triple MilkChocolate Martini for $5.
Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar – Enjoy a taste of the tropics with an Apricot and Ginger Martini. Made with Rothman Orchard Apricot Liqueur, Barrow’s Intense Ginger Liqueur, ginger and mango infused Guarapo, this drink will send your taste buds on a Caribbean vacation for just $11.
The Bar at FIN– Delight your tastebuds with a selection of gourmet martinis for $10 including Godiva Chocotini– Choice of Dark, Milk Chocolate or White Chocolate Godiva liquor, Stoli Vanilla, Crème De Cocoa and garnished with chocolate shavings, The “Cheech”– Ketel One, blue curacao, triple sec and white cranberry juice, garnished with Black Raspberries, “Al-Apino” Martini– Avion Tequila with muddled Jalapeno, Cucumber, lime and Simple Syrup, rimmed in Sea Salt and garnished with a Cucumber Slice.Jimi-tini– Stoli Orange, Cuantro, with a Splash of Orange Juice, garnished with a candied Orange Wheel, Candied Lime and Cherry, Flower Power Tini– Stoli Razz, Chambord, and splash of Preseco and garnished with an edible flower.
Firewaters – Martini lovers will be in heaven at Firewaters Martini Bar where all martinis are $5 during Martini Week! The martini bar (open Wednesday through Saturday from 8 p.m. to 2 a.m.) features a wide variety of specialty martinis featuring the Pink Passion Martini made with pink lemonade vodka, triple sec, and pink lemonade. Or choose from Peach Bellini Martini, Caramel Apple, Woo Woo, Creamsicle, Lemon Drop, Espresso, Chocolate Lovers, Cosmo and classic martini for just $5. (Excludes top shelf liquor. Martinis discounted at Firewaters Martini bar only.)
Hooters- The Hooters girls are not the only Blonde Bombshells you’ll find! Try the signature Blonde Bombshell Martini, a creamy martini made with Kaluah, Baily’s and Grand Marnier for $8.
Il Verdi- Try our special martini menu starting at $10. Italian Wedding Cake– Stoli Vanilla, Amaretto, White Crème De Cocoa, cranberry, pineapple juice with a dollop of Whipped Cream ($10),Perfect Lemon Drop– Grey Goose Vodka, Triple Sec, Superfine Sugar and fresh lemon juice, rimmed with sugar and garnished with a lemon peel ($12).
The Palm Restaurant – For those who appreciate a premium cocktail, the mixologists at The Palm Restaurant will offer The Sophisticate, made with Balvenie 12-year-old Doublewood Single Malt Whisky for $14. Or treat yourself to a Northern Lights, made with Reyka Small Batch Icelandic Vodka, Cointreau Orange Liqueur, fresh brewed green tea, fresh lime juice, honey syrup and a splash of cranberry juice for $12. Or try a classic Tito’s Cosmo for $12.50
Providence- Dance the night away and try a traditional Tito’s Handmade Vodka Martini for just $6.
Rírá Irish Pub – Good cheer is easy to come by with a $7 martini featuring a refreshing Pineapple French Martini made with Pineapple vodka house-infused with fresh Dole pineapples for two full weeks.
Tango’s Lounge– Your inner goddess will be dancing after any of these thrilling martinis starting at $8:Melon Ball Martini– Pinnacle Vodka, Peach Schnapps with a slash of sour mix, garnished with a star fruit ($8), Toffee Drop Martini– Jim Beam Bourbon, Dekuypers Buttershots, White Crème de Cocoa and a splash of cream, rimmed with health bar crunch ($10), Snake Eyes Martini– Grey Goose Martini with Jumbo Stuffed Blue Cheese Olives ($12), Tango-tini– Coconut Rum, Pinnacle Vodka, pineapple juice and a drizzle of grenadine ($10).
A Time for Wine – For those who prefer to DIY, save 15% off your purchase and take your martini ingredients home with you.
Talk of the Walk – Get shaken, not stirred with 10% off regularly-priced merchandise and an extra 10% off sale merchandise.
Zephyr Gallery – Save 15% with special pricing on martini glasses, martini shakers, select wall art and more.