2022 CoVa Cocktail

Event Details

When: September 28, 2022, 6-9 p.m.
Where: Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA)
Tickets: $50 online (NO SALES AT DOOR)
Partnered With: Tequila Herradura
Must Be 21 or Older to Attend (No Exceptions, ID Required)

The competition is on and believe us when we say that you don’t want to miss it! Coastal Virginia’s best mixologists will be competing on September 28 to see who can make the best cocktail with Tequila Herradura Ultra, as well as a spirit-free cocktail. Your $50 ticket includes a tasting of each cocktail, delicious food provided by Creative Catering of Virginia and a vote on your favorite drinks. Awarded at the event will be a People’s Choice Winner and a Judge’s Choice Winner. Come thirsty and ready to fiesta!


Nick Matamoros, Cork & Bull Chophouse (opening soon!)
Whitney Hoag, The Public House
Jenifer Banks, Decoys Seafood
April Cacatian, Civil Libation
Kelsy Lee, River Stone Chophouse
Val Martinez, Chorizo Mexican Eatery
Sophie Magnotti, Amber Ox Public House
Christopher Glover, Pacifica
Samantha Jackson, Union Taco
James Orlanda, The Atlantic on Pacific
Ken Howe on behalf of Hunter Heri, Glass Light Hotel & Gallery

PAUSE and learn about our new spirit-free portion of the cocktail contest! In efforts to promote both inclusivity and responsible drinking, the mixologists will also be creating a spirit-free cocktail. Be sure to try their creation in between your Tequila Herradura Ultra cocktails or enjoy a non-alcoholic evening. You will also be able to vote it!

Learn more about the Pause Campaign!

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Meet Our Sponsors:

Va Moca 


For any event questions, please contact Event Coordinator Hayley Thomas at hayley@vgnet.com.
For any ticketing questions, please contact Web Content Manager Kelsey Thomas at kelsey@vgnet.com.


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