When: Tue., June 5, 8-11 p.m. 2012
The 2012 Bacardi Cocktail Classic splashes into the S.C. Aquarium to celebrate Bacardi’s 150th anniversary this Tuesday. Eighteen of Charleston’s best bartenders will compete in the cocktail challenge, which will transform the Aquarium into a Caribbean paradise with hand-rolled cigar stations and live Cuban jazz and salsa from Gino Castillo. Local celebrity judges and the public will decide the winning Bacardi cocktail. Participating restaurants include Tristan, Wild Wing Cafe, Halls Chophouse, Blu, Fish, High Cotton, NV/Suede/Henry’s, the Tin Roof, Upstairs at the Ice House, Coast, Saffire, Muse, Indigo Road Restaurants, Republic, Red Drum/Next Door, Graze, and Mellow Mushroom.