Is there a better way to spend the last full weekend of summer than by sipping on a delicious margarita with your favourite amigos? Well, this Saturday is National Margarita Day, so it’s the perfect excuse to do just that. Here’s a list of 11 places in Brisbane that will be celebrating the day with you.
National Margarita Day
This Saturday, February 22
Brisbane Night Market
Brisbane Night Market will be celebrating National Margarita Day tonight at their weekly night market! There will be six margarita varieties available – from one end of the flavour spectrum to the other. Flavours will include chilli and lime, watermelon, peach and others! Entry into Brisbane Night Market is $2.50 per person. For more information, click here.
When: Friday, February 21 from 4–10pm
Where: Brisbane Night Market, Rocklea
Cure the heat this weekend by sipping on a frozen margarita to celebrate National Margarita Day! This Saturday at the Osbourne Hotel, you can sip on either a frozen passionfruit or melon margarita. But if a frozen margarita isn’t really for you, there will also be classic, strawberry or spicy tommy’s margaritas. And just to top it off, you can indulge in a range of delicious bites from midday onwards including chicken and black bean nachos, vegetarian nachos, Mexican pizza or pulled pork, fried chicken, beef, black bean or halloumi tacos. For more information, click here.
When: Saturday, February 22 from 12pm–11.30pm
Where: Osbourne Hotel, Fortitude Valley
Head to Pepe’s Mexican in Newmarket this Saturday and join in on their Margarita Day Feista! Pepe’s already has a fairly extensive margarita list, but they will still be adding a few more special offers just for the celebratory day! Plus, there will also be food specials to keep your bellies full as you sip away. Make sure you call the restaurant on 3856 0966 to reserve a table at the annual fiesta! For more information, click here.
When: Saturday, February 22 from 11am–10pm
Where: Pepe’s Mexican Newmarket
El Camino Cantina Bowen Hills
Spend your Saturday afternoon sipping on a delicious margarita at El Camino Cantina in Bowen Hills! To celebrate the day, you can get creative by mixing and matching your flavours! Want strawberry and mango mixed together? This Saturday, you can have it!
When: Saturday, February 22 from 2–5pm
Where: El Camino Cantina, Bowen Hills
To celebrate National Margarita Day, Stokebar Q have crafted a delicious trio of margaritas. Sip on a spicy grapefruit margarita, an Aussie margarita and a black salt margarita as you soak up the last of the summer rays riverside. The three margaritas will be available today, tomorrow and Sunday! For more information, click here.
When: Friday, Saturday and Sunday, February 21–23
Where: Stokebar Q, South Bank, Brisbane
The White House of Waterford
For those who live a little south of Brisbane, The White House of Waterford is also joining in on the celebrations this Saturday with their Community Cocktails event. Make sure you head down and have a look at their National Margarita Day special margarita and pinchos menu! $1 from every drink sold will go to the Team Armours Sh*tbox Rally fundraiser. For more information, click here.
When: Saturday, February 22 from 4–6pm
Where: The White House of Waterford, Nerang Street, Waterford
Choose from eight delicious margaritas and six frozen margaritas this Saturday as you enjoy an afternoon spent riverside at Riverland. Plus, you can also upgrade to a bottomless frozen margarita package! There will be live music from 2pm and a DJ until late. You can book online here. For more information, click here.
When: Saturday, February 22 from 12pm–late
Where: Riverland, Eagle Street, Brisbane
The Defiant Duck
To celebrate National Margarita Day, The Defiant Duck will have margaritas on offer all day this Saturday! To book call 3252 1581 or visit thedefiantduck.com.au.
When: Saturday, February 22 from 11am–11pm
Where: The Defiant Duck, Newstead
If you’re a lover of gin, this is a margarita you’ll definitely want to try. This Saturday, Proud Henry will be whipping up margaritas with a spin AKA “Ginaritas”. And if you’re more of a beer drinker, there will also be mango “Beeraritas”!
When: Saturday, February 22
Where: Proud Henry Winebar & Ginoteca, Fortitude Valley
John Mills Himself
To celebrate National Margarita Day on Saturday, John Mills Himself will be serving up Ruby Red Margie’s! For more information, click here.
When: Friday from 4pm–midnight, Saturday from 4pm–10pm
Where: John Mills Himself, Charlotte Street, Brisbane
Cloudland will host its ‘Savour: Margarita Tasting’ event next Friday, to finish off a month of margarita celebrations. Guests will have the opportunity to taste the three margarita flavours: agave, watermelon and passionfruit. At the end, you can choose your favourite one and enjoy the full margarita! For more information about the event, click here.
When: next Friday, February 28 from 5–7pm
Where: Cloudland, Ann Street, Fortitude Valley
Cost: $20, tickets available online
Looking for other things to do this weekend? Here’s your ultimate event guide for this Saturday and Sunday in Brisbane!