The World Cup is coming to Brazil, and Novo Fogo is coming to Louisville! Starting Thursday, June 12, it's a four-day festival of futbol and fraternizing. Here's the daily schedule:
THURSDAY JUNE 12
3pm til whenever: World Cup Kickoff at The Lono Lounge.
Join Jared Schubert at The Monkey Wrench for Novo Fogo cocktails and Brazil's opening round match against those crafty Croatians. At 4pm the ball will drop, and drinks will flow until you say stop.
FRIDAY JUNE 13
9pm-1am: Novo Fogo Bars on Fire at the Monkey Wrench.
Cachaça Empresário Marie N Zahn dons a powder blue soccer jersey and storms the bar while serving original cocktail creations. The excited guests shake their own caipirinhas. South American Alegria abounds!
SATURDAY JUNE 14
10:30am: A Bluegrass Bartender Bicycle Tour.
Meet at Baringer Hill (“The Lookout') for iced coffee, iced yerba mate, and a light breakfast. Bring a road-worthy bicycle, because at 11:15 we start pedaling on an invigorating tour through town, all culminating at...
2pm - The Haymarket Whiskey Bar Welcome Wagon.
Matthew Landan and crew greet you with open arms and provide precisely what you need and deserve. Pace yourself though, because the next day is...
SUNDAY JUNE 15
8pm-Midnight - Novo Fogo Bars on Fire at El Camino.
Join Susie Hoyt and the gang and double up the Bars on Fire fun. Limber up those forearms and get ready to shake more caipirinhas. Bring your soccer duds and your highest hopes. It's time to usher the weekend out with style.