If a trip to Adelaide has been high on your bucket list, we've got the perfect boozy excuse for you to finally book that ticket—The Urban Cocktail Trail. Happening in Adelaide's beautiful East End on Saturday 7 August, there's no better way to explore the bar scene than with this self-guided cocktail trail in which eight of the best bars in the East End will be shaking up a signature cocktail.
You’ll kick off the afternoon with a snack to line your stomach and a complimentary glass of bubbles at your chosen starting location just to pique your taste buds before you begin your journey through up to eight different bars and restaurants.
The best thing about this cocktail trail is that it’s self-guided so you can take your time, pick and choose where you’d like to stop and sip, or get some extra food—the world’s your oyster. If you're already familiar with Adelaide's best bars, take a look at the venues participating and you'll be sure to get excited.
- The Howling Owl
- El Cheeky Flamingo
- Mr Goodbar
- The Stag Public House
- NOLA Adelaide
- Gunbae Chicken & Beer
Want to know exactly what cocktails you'll be treated to at each venue? You can check them all out here.
If you’re like us and don’t want to break the bank on a single day out, you’re probably wary of the price tag on this afternoon of festivities. Well, fear not because tickets start at just $65—an absolute steal for all the goods you’ll be treated to. The package includes a complimentary glass of Prosecco and a $10 food voucher to use at your chosen starting location, plus six mini cocktail vouchers to use at any of the participating venues, and a cocktail recipe book featuring all the signature cocktails on offer.
The Urban Cocktail Trail has the crème de la crème of cocktails all lined up waiting for you to appreciate them in all their glory. The trail will be underway on Saturday 7 August from 2pm–6pm, so save the date and book your flights. The event is guaranteed to be a sell out and tickets are already available, so our advice would be to book right away.
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