Costumed comedy show and grand cocktail contest scheduled for Sunday May 23, tickets on sale now
PHOENIX, ARIZONA, UNITED STATES, April 27, 2021 /EINPresswire.com/ – Hey bartenders –– so you think you’re shaking? But can you dance, dress, and raise hospitality industry relief funds?
On May 23, the whole nation will watch online and find out.
It’s the first (online) cocktail and contest you can watch in your pajamas and with your laptop.
So fans, get your tickets, have a drink and get ready to laugh because “On your marks, get set, show!” is about to deliver the “wow’s” cocktail with wild clothes and looks – and the comedic fun we all need right now!
Pressing 5 p.m. PT on Sunday, May 23, 2021, the ultimate side-by-side cocktail-making competition goes virtual in its inaugural year, ensuring more patrons can feast on the best bartending entertainment featured in one one of the restaurant industry’s most memorable fundraisers.
THE SHOW, THE COMPETITION:
The Paired Bartender Contest features nine two-person teams competing behind the bar as they reshape their own take on a classic cocktail while performing a choreographed and rehearsed routine. Viewers can watch the two bartenders in a split-screen format as they don’t just mix drinks, but play in front of the crowd, performing routines set to music while arguing over fans, votes and laughs in thematic make-ups, hair and costumes ––– and the winner? The hospitality industry receives the donations funded by the fans.
CELEBRITY HOST + JUDGES:
Host the first edition of “Ready, Set, Show!” is Meatball, one of Los Angeles’ best-known nightlife artists and a one-time contender on “The Boulet Brother’s Dragula” on Netflix. The members of the jury include:
JUDGE: Bayardo De Murguia, a Mexican-American actor most recently seen on Netflix’s Tiny Pretty Things. Bayardo not only has experience behind the bar, but has a passion for all things hospitality.
JUDGE: Brittany Ashley is a Chicago-born TV / film writer best known for her content on BuzzFeed and an Outfest Screenwriting Lab finalist.
JUDGE: Chris Patino, 3 times finalist for Brand Ambassador of the Year at the Tales of the Cocktail Spirited Awards and 2 times nominated for “Mixologist” of the year by Wine Enthusiast Magazine.
PERFORMANCE FOR AN INDUSTRY AT RISK
“Ready, set, go!” is fast becoming an extremely valuable resource for the hospitality industry. Produced and managed by Another Round Another Rally, Ready, Set, Show! Will help fund educational grants and emergency aid funds for hospitality professionals facing job losses, restaurant closings or other emergencies – which the world has urgently needed more than ever. pandemic.
$ 10 TICKET HOLDERS GET. . .
This virtual event is free for members of the hospitality industry. Standard admission tickets are $ 10 and include a digital download of all cocktail recipes featured in the contest. VIP tickets and packages ($ 100) and Ticket & Swag passes ($ 25) are also up for grabs starting Monday, April 19. For tickets, visit AnotherRoundEvents.org, see where your donations go here!