- October 27, 2016
- Posted by Claire Goldsworthy
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The iconic Schweppes Flemington Fling Bar returns bigger and bolder for the 2016 Melbourne Cup Carnival, with an impressive line-up of Australia’s top DJs, signature cocktails and the energetic vibe that makes the Schweppes Flemington Fling Bar the place to soak up all the Carnival atmosphere.
The heritage beverage mixer and long-time sponsor of the Carnival provides punters in General Admission with the ultimate carnival experience, bringing the essence of Schweppervescence to life – the sparkling process that Schweppes has been perfecting for over 233 years.
Race-goers will be spoilt for choice with an array of bespoke cocktails, inspired by the unique ingredients of the Schweppes range and expertly created by a team of master mixologists. It wouldn’t be Spring Racing without the beloved ‘Flemington Fling’ – the official cocktail of the Melbourne Cup Carnival – tantalising taste buds with a mix of vodka, fresh lime, aromatic mint and the fruity flavour of Schweppes Agrum Blood Orange.
New, specially crafted cocktails will be introduced featuring classic Schweppes mixers including; ‘Down The Straight’, with a refreshing mix of rum, lime, fresh ginger and Schweppes Lemonade; ‘The Clock Tower Cooler’, with a blended mix of scotch whisky, lemon, fresh apple juice and Schweppes Dry Ginger Ale; and ‘Weight For (S)age’, combining gin, orange wedges, fresh sage and Schweppes Bitter Lemon.
As the only bar in General Admission with live DJs, the Schweppes Flemington Fling Bar brings the party vibes with a stellar line-up, including headline sets from Grant Smillie, Andy Murphy, John Course and Minx heating up the dance floor. Signature sounds from Melbourne’s best local DJs will add to the soundtrack each day.Soak up all the Carnival action this year at the Schweppes Flemington Fling Bar, best enjoyed with a Flemington Fling in hand.
For more information and tickets, head to flemington.com.au.
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