The Cocktail Classic
- 6:30 - 10 p.m.
- Ages 21+
NewBo City Market and Cedar Ridge Winery and Distillery Present:
The 2020 NewBo Cocktail Classic - A Cedar Ridge Bagger Vodka Experience
The NewBo City Market and Cedar Ridge have invited 10 of the best and most creative cocktail bars and restaurants in Cedar Rapids to participate in the Third Annual Cocktail Classic. Sample over ten exciting cocktail creations from elite local mixologists all vying to win Best Cocktail! This year, we are featuring Cedar Ridge's own Bagger Vodka!
Vodka began its rise in popularity in the United States in the 1950s and 60s and we want to celebrate this spirit and era with the best locally-made vodka there is - Bagger Vodka!
On Wednesday, April 8th, 2020 at 6:30pm, NewBo City Market will be transformed into a 1950's backyard extravaganza with 10 of the Cedar Rapids' finest bartenders showcasing their best vodka-based creations. Featuring a panel of 'celebrity' judges to name the "Cocktail Classic Champion," guests will also be given the opportunity to vote for "The People's Choice".
Ticket holders will have access to craft cocktail samples, scrumptious appetizers and hors d'oeuvres from the NewBo City Market Shopkeepers, and excellent live, local music. A limited number of tickets are available.
Proceeds from The 2020 NewBo Cocktail Classic benefit NewBo City market's mission to support local entrepreneurs as they grow new food and retail businesses and to provide a place for arts, culture, and entertainment for the entire community to enjoy.