Winter Cocktail Competition


Thanks to everyone who came down and joined us during our inaugural Winter Restaurant Week Cocktail Competition.  Your favorite bartenders at your favorite bars concocted new and unique winter-themed creations for you to enjoy, some the perfect accompaniment to their Restaurant Week menus, and some made to stand alone, but all of them made for fantastic additions to the Week’s events.  

If you voted, watch your email to see if you won this year's grand prize.

Check out the Winter 2020 lineup below!

Deets and Disclaimers:

Downtown Kalamazoo Winter Restaurant Week Cocktail Competition 2020 is brought to you by DKRRA and SGWS, a representative of Jameson Irish Whiskey. The Cocktail Competition includes participating RW locations. The list will be available on our website. Each location will feature 1-2 cocktails crafted with spirits from the Jameson family of whiskies. Entries will be accepted January 31 - February 9, 2020. Qualified voters will be entered into a drawing with a chance to win a grand prize. Grand prize selection is subject to availability. No purchase necessary to vote. Voters do not need to be present to win. Void where prohibited.  Voters must be 21 years old to purchase/vote/win.Votes may be limited to 5 per voting method.

The RW Cocktail Competition location winner(s) will be announced on Instagram and FB via @togetherdowntown and on Cocktail Competition page the week of Feb. 9th, 2020.

The qualified voter Winner(s) will be randomly selected and contacted via email or direct mail the week following Feb. 9, 2020. DKRRA shall have no liability for Winner’s failure to receive notices due to spam, junk e-mail or other security settings or for Winner’s provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information. If Winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim the prize within one week from the time award notification was sent, the prize may be forfeited and an alternate Winner selected.

How to vote:
Visit one or more of the DKRW participating restaurants or bars during Winter RW 2020, find your favorite adult Cocktail Competition beverage(s). This may include one or more stops at participating DKRW locations. More information about locations can be found on the website. * Dates and times of specific restaurants vary by location.

Vote online Cocktail Competition page. The voting page will be available on the first day of WRW // January 31, 2020, through February 9, 2020.
Cast a vote by sending an email to Include Name of the participating location and the Name of the cocktail.

by Direct mail (via USPS) mail your vote, including Name of the participating location and the name of the cocktail, along with a self-addressed and stamped postcard to DKRRA RW Cocktail Competition, PO Box 525, Kalamazoo, MI 49005. Entries must be received by Feb. 10, 2020.

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