9pm: Tropical Drink Contest
Sunday, February 16th
The Gas Lamp Grille, 206 Thames Street.
Come and compete for the best tropical drink or just enjoy free sampling of each drink. Contestants will need to supply glassware and liquor. To compete contact 401.845.9300.
6-8pm: Espresso Martini Contest
Wednesday, February 19th
Bar & Board, 282 Thames St, Newport, RI.
Sponsored by Loyal 9 Vodka from Sons of Liberty Distilling! $10 or a Non-Perishable Food Item for MLK Center/ Free with Winter Fest Bracelet.
Enjoy sampling of each drink.
8pm: Annual Best Hot Drink Contest
Thursday, February 20th
The Red Parrot Restaurant, 348 Thames Street. The competitions heats up as judges determine the Best Hot Drink in Newport! Local bars and restaurants are invited to compete for the Festival Plaque. Guests will get to sample the delightful concoctions as well as enjoy drink specials. To enter, contact the Red Parrot 401.847.3140. Contestants must provide their own liquor, garnishes and glassware.