Be a part of the FIRST Make Music Hartford and contribute to making our city a more vibrant community that is united by art! Hartford will join hundreds of cities worldwide on June 21, the longest day of the year, to celebrate Make Music Day and we invite you to participate in the excitement.

To celebrate, local restaurants are creating  signature cocktails inspired by their favorite musicians. Interested in getting your restaurant or brewery involved? Email Amanda Roy at to get started!

Featured Cocktails

Bear’s Smokehouse BBQ
“Sip Me Baby One More Thyme” – Bourbon, Blackberries, Cointreau, Lemon, Thyme

Bling Pig
“Danza de los Muertos” – Patron Citronge Mango, Pyrat Rum, Pineapple Juice, Fresh Lime Juice, Grenadine

Chango Rosa 
“Bramble On” – Brockman’s Gin, Lemon Juice, house-made Pineapple Syrup, Blackberries

Thomas Hooker Brewery at Colt
“You’re the One That I Want” – Vodka, strawberries, lemon, basil mint cucumber-infused simple syrup