Metropolitan Hospitality Group (MHG), a locally owned and operated hospitality group, is proud to debut a new cocktail menu, featuring specialty drinks dedicated to celebrating the upcoming performances scheduled at the Capital One Arena.

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MHG Beverage Director Paul Williams drew inspiration from some of his favorite artists’ and named each craft cocktail after a popular hit song. Guests can enjoy the limited-edition creations for $8 during the corresponding dates of the performances for:

 Free Smoke: available Thursday, Sept. 13. Free Smoke is inspired by one of Drake’s newest hits, this cocktail features Don Q Gran Anejo Rum, Laphroaig 10 Year Scotch, Cynar, and St. Elizabeth Allspice Dram.

Cheers, Mrs. Robinson: available Friday, Sept. 14. Cheers, Mrs. Robinson is the namesake of the Simon & Garfunkel song “Mrs. Robinson,” featuring Boodles Gin, Vya Sweet Vermouth, Cynar, and orange peel. It’s a riff on the classic cocktail “Hanky Panky.”

This Is America: available Wednesday, Sept. 19. The This Is America cocktail embodies Childish Gambino’s latest hit and features Goslings Black Rum, Q Ginger Beer, and lime.

 For more information on CIRCA at Chinatown, visit the website or Facebook page for the latest news and up-to-date happenings. More about the Capital One Arena’s schedule of events can be found here.

About Metropolitan Hospitality Group

Metropolitan Hospitality Group (MHG) is a locally owned and operated restaurant group formed in 2005. At each of their concepts—CIRCA, Open Road, TRIO Grill, and Él Bebe—they believe in sourcing the freshest ingredients, building seasonal dishes, mixing delicious craft cocktails, and offering an extensive beverage list. MHG is passionate about exceeding their guests’ expectations every day. 

Brittanie Clement