Time & Location
Feb 13, 2024, 7:00 PM – 8:10 PM
About the Event
Mardi Gras Mixology: A Celebration of History and Cocktails is an exhilarating cocktail class that dives into the vibrant history of Mardi Gras while teaching the art of crafting its signature cocktails. This event is a perfect blend of cultural exploration and hands-on mixology, designed for anyone who loves the spirit of New Orleans and the joy of cocktail-making.
The class offers a lively journey through the rich traditions and colorful history of Mardi Gras. Participants will learn about the origins of this iconic festival, its evolution over the years, and how it has shaped the culture of New Orleans. The storytelling will be accompanied by vibrant visuals, music, and anecdotes, bringing the essence of Mardi Gras to life.
Alongside the historical journey, attendees will engage in two hands-on cocktail-making sessions. These lessons will focus on classic Mardi Gras cocktails, teaching how to mix them and the stories behind these beloved drinks. The cocktails selected will be emblematic of the Mardi Gras celebration, embodying the flavors and flair of the festival.
To complement the drinks, themed snacks will be provided, offering a taste of New Orleans cuisine. These snacks are carefully selected to pair wonderfully with the cocktails, enhancing the overall experience. The class is designed to be fun and interactive, encouraging participants to dress in Mardi Gras-themed attire, engage in lively discussions, and immerse themselves in the festive atmosphere. Whether you're a cocktail enthusiast, a history buff, or simply looking for a unique and enjoyable experience, "Mardi Gras Mixology" promises an evening filled with learning, laughter, and the spirited charm of New Orleans' most famous celebration.
This class will include:
- A hands-on two classic cocktails
- A brief historical deep dive
- A PDF of information from the class and recipes
This is a virtual event. Shopping lists and a list of required tools will be emailed to you 72 hours before the event. Don't want to shop for ingredients? We will ship them to you. Ingredients kits include everything you will need to make four servings per drink. These kits do not include alcohol. Kits must be ordered at least one week before the event date for timely arrival. Mardi Gras Cocktail Kit
We are Cocktail Collective!
The Cocktail Collective is a black-owned, small business that provides educational cocktail and spirit crafting classes guided by our owner and spirit educator, Alexi Fisher.
**Cocktail Collective is a spirits education facility. You must be 21 or older to attend this event.
- Ticket type
+$0.63 service fee+$0.63 service fee