Newsflash: it's Cinco de Mayo. And while there are plenty of places around town to get your tequila on, we're throwing our support behind the jalapeño margaritas at Vinyl & Kai. In addition to being tasty (muddled jalapeños, tequila and Tabasco always are), they're only $4 all day long. Plus, Coronas are $3 and tacos are $2.
Things to do for May 05, 2010
'Ritas, Rubdowns and Rum
The weekend is salty with a squeeze of lime.
From now until the end of June, when you head up to the Conrad's 24th floor for a 45-minute treatment, your friend will get a complimentary 45-minute treatment. So bring a massage buddy. Or better yet, have a massage buddy bring you.
You've tasted your share of dark and well-aged rums, but this weekend you'll take it to the next level with rarities from Martinique, the Dominican Republic and Venezuela. Five hours of rum tasting on the sands behind the Raleigh sounds like a good setup to us...
The show we're most curious about at this month's Second Saturday Art Walk: Malice in Wonderland. Sure, we're interested in the way it explores life as a meaningless puzzle—but we're more excited by the thought of free Presidente beer...
Never-Ending Small Plates, Delivered
This weekend, the Tides launches its Lazy Brunch menu. Don't take the name personally. It simply means that instead of navigating omelet stations, lines at the raw bar, pudding depots, etc., you will stay at your table while an unlimited parade of small plates (prosciutto, skirt steak, deviled eggs, huevos rancheros) comes to you. And Mom.