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Art on the Rocks Cocktail Recipes are Here!

We have a few surprises up our sleeve for tonight’s Art on the Rocks 2019! Not only does the event kick off the first ever Old Town Cocktail week (a whole WEEK of cocktail inspired events hosted by Visit Alexandria), but we’re also offering a very special Art League discount for Old Town Cocktail attendees!

Enjoy cocktails all week long at any of the restaurants below, and bring your receipt back to The Art League for 10% off your gallery purchase! Remember: you have to bring your receipt for the discount from one of the below restaurants and get 10% off of your gallery purchase…and act fast! Old Town Cocktail week is May 3-11, 2019!

Taste a sneak peek of the cocktails that our Art on the Rocks restaurants will be serving up tonight and head over to our Instagram stories to vote for your pre-event favorite!

Chadwicks: “Belle Isle Moonrise”

-Belle Isle Blood Orange Moonshine
-Belle Isle Honey Habanero Moonshine
-Triple Sec
-Homemade Sour Mix
-Ruby Red Grapefruit

Artwork pairing: Mary Westphal’s “Tequila Sunrise” (Acrylic Mixed Media, $900, 18”x24”

The People’s Drug: “Blueberry Lagoon”

-Monkey 47 Gin
-Blueberry Earl Grey Tea
-Lemon Juice 
-Egg White
-Butterfly Pea Flower and Lavender Tincture
-Dehydrated Coconut Shavings

Artwork pairing: “Reykjavik” by Nancy Ramsey (Acrylic Mixed Media Collage, $800, 24”x30”)!


Toastique (mocktail): “Mercado Calor”

-green apple

Artwork pairing: Sue Miller “Mango, Lime” (Photography, $250, 10”x10”)

Mia’s Italian Kitchen: “First to the buoy”

-Cruzan white rum
-Creme de violet
-St Germain

Artwork pairing: “Wayfarer” by Sally Davies.



Columbia Firehouse: “Juniper Blossom”

-Monkey 47 gin
-Cocci Americano
-Hell fire bitters( habanero shrub)

Artwork pairing: Nancy Wallace’s “Backlit Sunflower” (Oil, $550, 12”x12”)

Society Fair: “Spring Time In The DMV”

-Smooth Ambler Bourbon
-Rhubarb Black Pepper Syrup/Puree
-Lemon (depending on how sweet the puree is)
-Manzanilla Sherry

Artwork pairing: “From Here to There” (Acrylic Mixed Media, $2200, 60”x48”) by Joanne Mazarella.



Special Art League Cocktail: Orange Embodiment

-Blood Orange Moonshine
-Blood Orange Soda
-Rosemary Simple Syrup

Artwork pairing: “Iconic Woman” by Sweta Shah (Acrylic Mixed Media Collage, $2800, 30″ x 48″)


Art on the Rocks kicks off Old Town Cocktail week TONIGHT! Need tickets to Art on the Rocks? We still have a few tickets left…but get shakin’! Purchase your Art on the Rocks Happy Hour tickets here

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