Blackjack, TILT Side Bar to Host Mardi Gras Fest

Blackjack and TILT are extending the Mardi Gras celebration last week with events and specials running Saturday, Feb. 25-28. The bars will feature a Mardi Gras-themed cocktail menu and debut creole-inspired dishes to pair.

Beginning 3 p.m. on Saturday until close on Fat Tuesday you can enjoy the following drink specials: $2.50 Abita Beer, $8 Hurricane or Irish Coffee Slushies, $5 Jello Shots, $5 Test Tube Shots, $10 Mardi Gras Specialty Cocktails, $10 Dickel or Tanqueray Collins Yard Drinks.

More information on specific events is below and at Blackjack’s website.

Saturday, Feb. 25:
Mardi Gras Kickoff Party! 3 p.m. – Close

  • Debut of Mardi Gras specialty food and cocktail menus.
  • Happy hour from 3-5 p.m.
  • Drink specials run all night long.

Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017:
Mardi Gras Funk Brunch 12-4 p.m.

Click here to purchase tickets

  • All-you-can-eat includes full access to specialty brunch fare, both passed hors d’ourves and buffet.
  • All-you-can-drink includes Abita drafts, Creole Bloody Marys, Passionfruit Mimosas and Dickel or Tanqueray Collins.
  • DC local band Black Masala will be playing in the Lounge.
  • Black Jack All-Day Happy Hour commences at 4 p.m.

Monday, Feb. 27, 2017:
SHOWCASE SHOWDOWN @ Black Jack and Tilt, Mardi Gras Industry Party, 5 p.m. – Close

  • Black Jack and Tilt are open on a Monday. “Price is Right”-style Wheel is spinning to concoct all types of cocktails. $5 all night long.

Tuesday, Feb. 28:

  • DC’s own SWAGFUNK band (https://www.facebook.com/SWAGFUNK/) returns for the 2nd annual Fat Tuesday Party. SWAGFUNK will be playing live music in the Blackjack lounge overlooking 14th Street.
  • Happy Hour runs all night long (in addition to Mardi Gras Specials).
  • $25 Shareable Punches in TILT! One ticket redeemable at entry for a chilled shot on the Mardi Gras Ice Luge.

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