The fourth annual Palm Springs Craft Cocktail Week Championship will take place at Moxie Palm Springs on Wednesday, Feb. 5. Doors at 5:30 p.m., with audience tasting from 5:30 to 6:30; audience tasting ends and the competition begins at 6:30 p.m. sharp.
The valley's top bartenders will compete live for the coveted championship, as well as the Audience Choice award. Tickets include bites of food and tastes of all the competing cocktails; $40 advance; $45 at the door, if tickets remain.
Benefiting the Desert AIDS Project and the LGBT Community Center of the Desert.
Participants (subject to change):
AC3: Cheyne Tiszai
Bernie's: Jared Collins
Farm: Carlos Argumendo (the 2019 champ!)
Giuseppe's: Rob Learned (the 2018 Audience Choice winner!)
Jake's Palm Springs: Juan Hurtado
Lulu California Bistro: Enrique Garcia
Moxie Palm Springs: Rachel North
Purple Room: Aaron Pond
Tac/Quila: Jonathan Garcia
TRIO Restaurant: Candyse Johnston
Read all about the third annual championship, which took place on Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019, here.