Creative cocktails to compete at Moonshine Throwdown at Lowcountry Bistro

Creative cocktails to compete at Moonshine Throwdown at Lowcountry Bistro

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Local bartenders will be competing on Sunday in the Second Annual Moonshine Throwdown, hosted by Lowcountry Bistro on 49 Market Street in Charleston.

The event begins at 5 p.m.

Participants will battle it out through their most innovative techniques in cocktail creation, with a recipe featuring Firefly White Lightning Moonshine.

Guests of the event will have the opportunity to sample a variety of Firefly's moonshine flavors and hors d'oeuvres.

Entertainment will be a live performance of traditional bluegrass from the Bluestone Ramblers.

Tickets cost $75 and include a tasting glass and samples.

Tickets are available for purchase at the restaurant and online at

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Attendees of the event must be 21 or older.

A percentage of the proceeds will be donated to the Ronald McDonald House of Charleston, a local organization dedicated to assisting families of children who are critically ill.

In preparation for the event, Lowcountry Bistro will be closing to the public at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday.

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