This seems appropriate. Mark your calendar, find a participating bar and have a drink. Now someone just needs to have a “Save New Orleans Brunch” and serve mimosas and bloody marys.
Cities Raising Glasses to Help Big Easy
Four New York-based cocktail experts are spurring the “Save New Orleans Cocktail Hour” – a two-hour nationwide drinking session scheduled for Sept. 12 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Each $10 drink – Big Easy classics like the sazerac, the ramos gin fizz, the Pimm’s cup, and even the hurricane – will be served with a set of free Mardi Gras beads…
Organizers said the effort is spreading quickly and now includes the Sierra Gold tavern in Las Vegas, a half dozen businesses in Washington, D.C., and more in Arlington, Va., and Silver Spring, Md.