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New Smyrna Beach Sangria Social
September 4 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm$25
Come down and try our newest event, The New Smyrna Beach Sangria Social on Saturday, September 4th, from 1pm to 6pm along Flagler Avenue! Taste a variety of Sangrias at 10 host locations from the Ocean to the River! Each host will have a 1.5oz sample of red and white sangria, crafted in different ways for you to sample! Passports for the event are $25 and include a keepsake tasting glass, and map. Tickets are limited and we recommend making your purchase in advance on Eventbrite at https://nsbsangriasocial.eventbrite.com/. You must be age 21+ to purchase and participate. Since we’ll be serving up plenty of Sangria, here some fun facts about this beloved drink!
- Sangria did not originate in Mexico, but in Spain and Portugal. It is believed that Sangria’s origins probably date back to the Middle Ages, during a time when water was unhealthy to drink and drinking fermented beverages carried a much lower risk of causing illness. (source: foodandwine.com)
- Sangria the drink emerged on the American culinary radar when it was served in New York at the Spanish World Area during the 1964 World’s Fair. (source: foodandwine.com)
- There are several different types of Sangria, not just red! It can be made with White, Rose, Sparkling, and desserts wines!