Speed-Bartending Competition, Raising Funds for Breast Cancer Charities
Speed Rack continues its third national tour in Chicago on Sunday, April 13, as it strives to bring together the best, brightest and fastest female bartenders in the region to compete in the speed-bartending competition that raises funds for breast cancer charities. Expect fast-paced action, free-flowing cocktails and a rocking good time.
WHAT: Speed Rack Chicago
WHERE: Joe’s Bar
WHEN: Sunday, April 13, at 3pm
COST: Tickets are $20 in advance; $25 at the door
With suggested donation, attendees receive cocktails from our premium sponsors.
WHY: To date, Speed Rack events across the country have raised more than $150,000 for breast cancer charities, including: SHARE Cancer Support, the National Breast Cancer Foundation, Susan G. Love, The Helen David Foundation and others.
Emily Bohn – Maple Tree Inn, Blue Island
Jacyara de Oliveira – Sportsman’s Club
Cristiana DeLucca – Bangers & Lace
Brenda Eval – Three Dots and a Dash
Erin Hayes – Three Dots and a Dash
Susanna Hoyt – The Silver Dollar, Louisville, KY
Jess Keene – The Barrelhouse Flat
Allie Kim – Sable Kitchen & Bar
Paige Lane – King + Duke, Atlanta, GA
Mea Leech – RM Champagne Salon
Danielle Lewis – Celeste & Pour Souls Mixology
Shannon Lewis – Hubbard Inn & Chop Shop
Julia Momose – The Office at The Aviary
Whitney Morrow – Drumbar
Jenna Murray – Celeste
Emmie O’Connor – Malibu Grill
Liz Pearce – The Gage
Nina Pilacoutas – Trenchermen & Maude’s Liquor Bar
Rachael Smith-Vollbrecht – Bar DeVille
Amy Starr – NAHA & Brindille
PRIZES: Miss Speed Rack Chicago, as well as her fellow winners from each city from the tour, will receive several prizes, including a $500 honorarium toward travel to the National Finals in New York provided by St-Germain Elderflower Liqueur.
FYI: Speed Rack, Inc. was created by nationally acclaimed bartenders and industry ambassadors, Lynnette Marrero and Ivy Mix. Additional information can be found on the Speed Rack website www.speed-rack.com, on Facebook https://www.facebook/speedrackinfo and on Twitter @speed_rack.
Check out the antics at last year’s regional heats by visiting: http://www.speed-rack.com/videos and http://bit.ly/1cIrwLH; videos by Le JIT Productions.