According to a survey from National Today, 76 percent of Americans enjoy drinking margaritas. Most prefer it frozen (67 percent) vs. on the rocks (33 percent), and 30 percent say that margaritas are their favorite drink during happy hour.
If you're looking for a way to celebrate, here is a list of specials around the Las Vegas valley. All of the following take place on Feb. 22 unless otherwise noted:
Bahama Breeze Island Grille is celebrating National Margarita Day with the return of $2.22 Classic Margaritas, as well as a margarita-inspired nail polish collection. The restaurant is also introducing two new drinks: Piña Paradise (a frozen mashup of a Prickly Pear Margarita and a classic Piña Colada) and the Mighty Blood Orange Margarita.
Bandito Latin Kitchen & Cantina is offering guess $5 Bandito Margaritas all day on Feb. 22. The drink is made with Sauza Blue Tequila, orange liqueur, lime, and agave.
Beer Park is offering the Barleyrita, a unique margarita made with Michelob Ultra, citrus limeade, and agave nectar, complete with a salted rim and topped with a slice of lime.
Cabo Wabo Cantina is offering their house-made CW Margarita, made with Cabo Wabo Tequila and Grand Marnier, for $13. Other select items include the Cocorita (made with Cabo Wabo Tequila, lime juice, and crème of coconut) and the Strawberita (made with Cabo Wabo Tequila, strawberry puree, and lime juice).
Chicais featuring its F.W. Margarita, which is slightly sweet and spicy with Espolon Blanco tequila, fresh lime, Fresno chili, fresh pressed watermelon juice, orange bitters, and cilantro.
Fractured Prune will have a Margarita Doughnut with a key lime glaze and sea salt. Customers can also get free delivery when they order four dozen doughnuts or more.
Leticia's Mexican Cocina is serving up $5 margaritas frozen or on the rocks during happy hour from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. Bar bites will also be available for either $3 or $5. Select items include mini quesa tacos, jalapeño poppers, and more.
Park on Fremont is offering their Heat of Passion margarita exclusively on National Margarita Day. Priced at $10, the Heat of Passion is made with Kimo Sabe Mezcal, Triple Sec, simple syrup, lime juice, passion fruit puree, muddled lime, Fresno, jalapeño peppers, and a lime wheel garnish.
Pancho's Mexican Restaurant is celebrating National Margarita day with more than 40 kinds of tequila all day on Feb. 22. Select items include the Naughty Maggie (Jose Cuervo Especial Gold Tequila, fresh lime juice, sweet and sour, triple sec, and Grand Marnier) and the Mango Margarita (Zarco Silver tequila, margarita mix, triple sec, mango puree, and garnished with a Tajín jin powder rim).
Public House is featuring their Zurita Margarita. Named after the restaurant's beverage manager, Alex Zurita, the sweet libation is made with Monte Alban, lime juice, house-made jalapeño-infused simple syrup, pineapple juice and agave, garnished with fresh jalapeño, lime and a salted rim.
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