Thirsty Thursday: It’s like a practice round for Friday.
Thursday: the day of the week where you’re so close to the weekend that some of us like to start celebrating a little early. On the Space Coast there are tons of places that have awesome deals on Thursdays to begin your weekend with a kick start! From flipping a coin for a free drink, to $1 draft beers, here is our guide to some of the best deals on Thursdays on the Space Coast.
A popular spot to head to on Thursday nights is Monkey Bar, in Indialantic. This groovy spot has games, deals on drinks and most importantly – PIZZA! Monkey Bar has happy hour every day from 11:30 a.m. till 9 p.m. Play trivia on Thursday afternoons for the chance to win a free drink. Oh yeah, did we mention Thursday’s nights is ladies night? Half price drinks for the ladies and even drink specials for the guys. While you’re sipping on a mixed drink and playing giant Jenga, you can also be chowing down on a slice of delicious pizza. Monkey Bar has shuffleboard, foosball, life size jenga, video games, pool tables and more. Compete with your friends and the loser has to buy a round of drinks! For more on Monkey Bar, please call (321) 777-8666.
Fishlips Waterfront Bar & Grill
One of the most popular bars and restaurants in Brevard is Fishlips Waterfront Bar & Grill. They’re known for delicious food, friendly staff and one-of-a-kind views of Port Canaveral. Every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday night Fishlips Waterfront Bar & Grill has their 3-2-1 Local’s Specials. From 10 p.m. till close you can score awesome deals on select calls, wells, wines and draft beers: $3 Captain Morgan, Bacardi Rum, Smirnoff flavored vodka and other calls, $2 wells and wines and $1 draft beers. Sip on a few cold ones, enjoy the waterfront views and dance the night away with your friends! It doesn’t get much better than that. For more on Fishlips Waterfront Bar & Grill, please call (321) 784-4533.
Time Out Sports Bar
One of the most popular places to go on a Thursday night is Time Out Sports Bar, in Cocoa Beach. On some Thursdays you can even catch a line out the door it’s so popular. Everyone loves coming to Time Out on Thursdays because of “Flip It!” The deal is you order a drink and the bartender flips a coin. Call heads or tails, and if you get it right your drink is free! If you get it wrong, you just have to pay for the drink. This is a no brainer. If you’d rather play it safe, Time Out also serves $3 pitchers of Bud and Bud Light, $5 pitchers of Amberbock and a beer and a shot for only $5. Play a game of pool, beer pong or just hang out at the bar “flipping it” all night. For more info about “Flip It!” at Time Out Sports Bar, call (321) 784-6433.
Located in the heart of Cocoa Beach, Twin Finnegan’s has quickly become the local’s new favorite beer and wine bar. With awesome craft beer, rustic and beach themed décor, and a laidback atmosphere, it’s no doubt that Twin Finnegan’s is always a good time. Every Thursday starting usually around 7:30-8 p.m. Twin Finnegan’s hosts Trivia Night. Throughout the day they posts clues on their Facebook page to questions they will ask later that evening during trivia. Put your thinking cap on because if you guess right you could win prizes. For more info about Twin Finnegan’s, please call (321) 613-4568.
Sandbar Sports Grill
Located where 520 meets the beach, Sandbar Sports Grill is dishing out some great deals on Thirsty Thursdays. Order a large pizza and get it for the price of a small. Famous for their fish tacos, locals will tell you that Sandbar’s pizza is some of the best in Cocoa Beach.
Wash down your pizza with $4 Bacardi drinks and flavors. If you’re brave enough you can take the stage for karaoke from 8 p.m. until midnight! For more info, please call Sandbar Sport’s Grill at (321) 799-2577.
By Alyssa Brady, Staff Writer