Celebrate National Margarita Day


Here’s another holiday you didn’t know about — but why not celebrate? National Margarita Day is Saturday; the following restaurants are offering deals:

Chayo at The Linq, 3545 Las Vegas Blvd. South, will have two-for-one specials on margaritas on Saturday.

Tacos and Tequila at the Luxor, 3900 Las Vegas Blvd. South, will have two-for-one Top Shelf margaritas from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday (and $5 Fiesta Nachos all day Monday, which is National Tortilla Chip Day).

The Salted Lime at Aliante, 7300 N. Aliante Parkway in North Las Vegas, will charge $2.22 for all margaritas from 4 to 8 p.m. Saturday.

Cabo Wabo Cantina will offer margaritas including mango picante, margarita verde, strawberry, Cabo Wabo sangarita, cocorita and waborita starting at $10 on Saturday.

And Cantina Laredo at Tivoli Village, 430 S. Rampart Blvd., will offer its Tres Amigos Casa Rita for $7 Saturday and Sunday. It’s normally $12.25. …

Lovers of Santa Maria-style barbecue can get their fix during the annual Drive Thru BBQ on March 1 in the parking lot at Faith Lutheran Middle/High School, 2015 S. Hualapai Way. Tickets are $60 for a package that feeds four and includes tri-tip, ranch-style beans, garlic bread, salsa and salad; $125 Gold Ticket packages also include a bottle of win. For tickets visit www.mark1014program.org. Proceeds benefit school programs for special-needs students. …

Wines from Italy’s Piedmont region will be the topic of “Taste &Learn” from 4 to 6 p.m. Saturday at Ferraro’s Italian Restaurant &Wine Bar, 4480 Paradise Road. Four wines will paired with small bites. It’s $50 per person; call 702-364-5300. …

A beer-pairing dinner featuring the brews of Lagunitas Brewing Co., Angry Orchard, Rogue Ales and Stone Brewing Co. is scheduled for 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Tbones Chophouse &Lounge at Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd. The four-course dinner, with an entree of molasses-braised American Wagyu short ribs, is $85, plus tax and tip; call 702-797-7517.

Send information to Heidi Knapp Rinella, P.O. Box 70, Las Vegas, NV 89125. Follow @HKRinella on Twitter.