Get ginned up at LaB 5555 on Friday and learn the chemistry behind a good cocktail


August 13, 2012
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Jumping juniper berries — LaB 5555 is back!

LaB 5555

This month’s theme is all about mixology, with the best bartenders in town — as curated by the Houston Press — pouring gin-based cocktails for guests between 8 and 9 p.m. Guests can learn about the chemistry behind a fine cocktail, vote on their favorites and then boogie to DJ Dave Wrangler and enjoy live video projection art by CHNNLZ (check him out here).

Participating venues include the cocktail programs at new Midtown haunt Mongoose versus Cobra, Haven, El Gran Malo and The Heights’ Liberty Kitchen. Come support your favorite hang-out and enjoy their drinks in a different, more scientific setting.

If gin’s not your thing, a full bar is available at multiple cash bars, with food on the front patio from Htown StrEATS, The Rice Box, Good Dog Hot Dogs and SweetRide!

For more information and to snag your tickets in advance, click here!

Please note: This event is strictly 21 and up.

Caroline
Authored By Caroline Gallay

Caroline was the Digital Media Editor at HMNS from 2012 to 2013. She was responsible for telling the Museum’s story online. You could find Caroline on the site profiling characters around the museum and making sure you knew what the what was going on around this crazy/awesome place.

2 responses to “Get ginned up at LaB 5555 on Friday and learn the chemistry behind a good cocktail”

  1. biochemistrybot says:

    does the ticket price include the gin drinks and/or the food trucks? or does it only cover admission?

  2. Caroline says:

    The ticket price includes admission to the museum’s permanent halls, live entertainment and the gin drinks while supplies last. The food trucks and cash bars are not included. If you’re a member, tickets are discounted as well. Hope that helps!

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