Lowball Diary

"Maybe the real gift of ladies’ night is that it draws us out to have actual lives, and sometimes to bring the men with us."

Chicas, cowgirls and classy tipplers: Cashing in on Ladies’ Night

April 14th, 2015

"Maybe the real gift of ladies’ night is that it draws us out to have actual lives, and sometimes to bring the men with us."

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    Full of craft cocktails and novelties, Fremont East needed a straight-up bar. Triple B has arrived.

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    Bubbles, confetti and bedazzled beer bongs on the 55th floor—the crazier the better at GBDC.

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    Closing out the season at Encore Beach Club, a venue as well-oiled as the tourists.

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    We've got it all, from margaritas to cosmic skating to jazzy happy hours.

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    Oh, and did we mention the award plaque with a plastic figurine in a mankini?

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