LAS VEGAS (October 2018) – The Underground, the Prohibition history exhibition at The Mob Museum, the National Museum of Organized Crime and Law Enforcement featuring a speakeasy and distillery, announces special promotions, programs and events for October.
Bar Exam Happy Hour with Former Mayor Oscar B. Goodman, Tuesdays, October 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Each week, former Mayor Oscar Goodman will host the Bar Exam Happy Hour, where guests put their knowledge to the test with a written trivia quiz. Attendees are also invited to ask the former mayor questions. Special drink promotions will be available and the event is free with the password, “tell ‘em the mayor sent you.”
Jazz Nights, Saturdays, 7 – 11 p.m. Jazz returns to The Underground with performances by Jonathan Karrant and the return of The Kai Brant Duo. Song stylist Karrant will captivate audiences with songs from the American songbook during his performances. For more information on Karrant, please click here. The Kai Brant Duo combines American jazz and blues influences with British trip-hop bands to perform jazz, blues and select pop classics. For more information on The Kai Brant Duo, please click here.
Jazz Night Performance Schedule:
Oct. 6 – Jonathan Karrant
Oct. 13 – The Kai Brant Duo
Oct. 20 – The Kai Brant Duo
Oct. 27 – Jonathan Karrant
National Pizza and Beer Day, Tuesday, Oct. 9, 9 a.m. to midnight. Guests visiting The Underground Speakeasy will enjoy a house-made 9-inch cheese pizza and select draft beers for $8.
The MIXT&PE: A Copper & Kings Brandy Event, Monday, Oct. 29, 6 to 9 p.m. Join the Museum’s Food and Beverage Director Clint Thoman for an evening of curated music and inspired brandy cocktails featuring Copper & Kings American Brandy.
Halloween at The Underground, Wednesday, Oct. 31, 8 p.m. winner announcement. Flappers and mobsters—and anyone else donning a Halloween costume—are welcome to celebrate this most haunted of holidays at The Underground. Prizes will be awarded and attendees will enjoy 50 percent off the Corpse Reviver #2 cocktail (gin, Curaçao, Lillet, lemon, absinthe) from 5 p.m. to close.
National Applejack Month, Celebrate National Applejack Month with applejack cocktail specials throughout October. Cocktail offerings include the Jack Rose (applejack, lemon juice, grenadine), Sidecar (applejack, lemon juice, orange liqueur), Honeymoon (applejack, orange liqueur, Benedictine, lemon juice) and Applejack Old Fashioned (cinnamon-infused applejack, simple syrup, bitters). All applejack cocktails will be available for $5 during Happy Hour.
Reverse Happy Hour, Sunday through Thursday, 10 p.m. to midnight. Spend late nights in The Underground speakeasy while enjoying 20 percent off select Prohibition-inspired cocktails, draft beer and wines by the glass. Also available are non-alcoholic beverages and the seasonal Zap-on-Tap, a collaboration between Zappos and The Underground.
The Underground Distillery Presentation, Thursday through Saturday, hourly from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Visitors are invited to attend a 10-minute presentation on the distillation process and moonshine sampling experience. They will have an up-close view of the 60-gallon, artisan copper-pot still. All ages are welcome to attend the presentation, but guests must be 21 or older to sample the moonshine. Distillery presentations are free with general Museum admission.
For more information, please call (702) 229-2734 or visit themobmuseum.org. Admission to the speakeasy is included with general Museum admission and free any time for patrons using the daily passwords found on Instagram Stories @MobMuseum_Underground.
ABOUT THE MOB MUSEUM
The Mob Museum, the National Museum of Organized Crime and Law Enforcement, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, provides a world-class, interactive journey through true stories—from the birth of the Mob to today’s headlines. The Mob Museum offers a provocative, contemporary look at these topics through hundreds of artifacts and immersive storylines. Whether you like it or not, this is American history. It debuted a major renovation in 2018, including a Crime Lab, Use of Force Training Experience, and Organized Crime Today exhibit as well as The Underground, a basement-level Prohibition history exhibition featuring a speakeasy and distillery and sponsored by Zappos. Since opening in 2012, The Mob Museum has accumulated numerous accolades, including being named one of TripAdvisor’s “Top 25 U.S. Museums,” one of Las Vegas Weekly’s “Twenty Greatest Attractions in Las Vegas History,” one of Hotel.com’s Top 7 “Travel Brag Landmarks,” one of USA Today’s “12 Can’t Miss U.S. Museum Exhibits,” “A Must for Travelers” by The New York Times, one of “20 Places Every American Should See” by Fox News and Budget Travel magazine, “Best Museum” by Nevada Magazine and is a multi-year winner of the Las Vegas Review-Journal’s “Best of Las Vegas” rankings. The Mob Museum has been awarded accreditation by the American Alliance of Museums, the highest national recognition afforded U.S. museums. General admission is $26.95 for adults ages 18 and over with special pricing for online purchase, children, seniors, military, law enforcement, Nevada residents, and teachers. The Museum is open daily; visit the website for up-to-date operating hours. For more information, call (702) 229-2734 or visit themobmuseum.org. Connect on Facebook at facebook.com/themobmuseum or Twitter @themobmuseum.
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