Events

Power Lunch with BarPreneurs 
Every Friday, noon

Need honest advice on your big idea? How about free advice? Join us every Friday at noon for free one-on-one time with our veteran BarPreneur expert. It's face time with a business and start-up pro. No need to RSVP - just show up.

  • FREE advice from experts in startups, business and entrepreneurship
  • FREE parking at the adjacent W French Quarter, as space permits
  • FREE Wi-Fi - work from our bar!
  • 25-cent martinis at lunch! Monday – Friday
  • 2-course lunch specials starting at $13

SoBou Sips Tasting Class (Part of Thirsty Thursdays!)
Thursday, April 16, 6 pm
$25, $20 for USBG members

SoBou Sips presents A Little Sugar, Rhum Agricole and Cachaca! $25 Thursday April 16th, 2015 6pm

Sugar cane is essential to the Louisiana economy and three local distilleries are turning that sugar into rum! This rum tasting will feature all our local Louisiana distillers and their varieties of white, spiced and aged rums. $25 includes four tastings and a palette cleansing cocktail. 

Ever wanted to know the difference between a potato vodka and rice vodka? Can you tell the difference between Rum and Rhum? How is a Bourbon different that a Rye? SoBou Sips is a monthly series that will explore the ever increasing variety of spirits and liqueurs. Led by Bar Chef Abigail Gullo, SoBou Sips is open to industry professionals and the drinking enthusiast alike. Every session includes a tasting of spirits, a palette-cleansing cocktail and a blind tasting. Prepare your stomach before hand with Happier Hour bites from 3-6 p.m. With delicious bites and sips from SoBou, you are sure to leave in high spirits! $25. USBG members $20. 

Ready, Set, Shake (Part of Thirsty Thursdays!)
Thursday, May 7, 6 pm

Come see the show! Our bartenders duke it out with ingredients from the kitchen to see who can make the best cocktail with what they're given. If you're lucky enought to be sitting at the bar you'll get to taste the resulting cocktails and vote for your favorite!

Mark your calendars, we do this the first Thursday of the month!

Cocktail 101 (Part of Thirsty Thursdays!)
Thursday, May 14, 6 pm
May: The Daiquiri

Come share the history and creation of some our most famous cocktails. How do you make them at home? For a Party? Who invented the Sazaerc? What are the perfect proportions of a Sour? What is the difference between a Daiquiri, a Caparinha and a Margarita? Was the Manhattan invented in Manhattan? Should a Martini be shaken or stirred? Join SoBou Bar Chef Abigail Gullo as she continues her Thirsty Thursdays with Cocktails 101 on the second Thursday of every month starting in March. The class with have technique, history and hopefully some lively debate, each month featuring a different cocktail.  6pm, $25.  $20 for USBG members

June 11th: The Sour
July 9th: The Martini
August 13th: The Ramos Gin Fizz
September 10th: The Margarita
October 8th: The Vieux Carre
November 12th: The French 75
December 10th: Punch

 

Happier Hour  
BarBar's Sips & Snacks from $3 - $6 from 3 - 6 p.m. every day!

25-cent Martinis
25¢ Martinis during lunch (limit of 3, ‘cause that’s enough!)
Monday – Friday from 11:30 am – 3:00 pm