Martinis & IMAX® Guest Mixologist
Select Fridays from 6:30pm to 11pm
It’s time to mix up your Friday night lineup!
Fernbank’s Martinis & IMAX® is shaking up Atlanta’s social scene with fall’s most intriguing line up. On select Friday nights, the Museum’s Great Hall will transform into a sophisticated bar, featuring some of Atlanta’s most well-known mixologists. Whether it’s their unique interpretation of a martini, a restaurant favorite or their own unique cocktail blend, each mixologist will create their own signature drink of choice.
Mixologist Brian Boykin, DRINKSHOP
Mixologist Brian Boykin is the passion behind W Atlanta-Downtown’s craft cocktail spot DRINKSHOP. Boykin’s charismatic style and energy allow him to create his own unique blends, such as his signature cocktail “Autumn Leaves,” and leave his guests with a smile. W Atlanta-Downtown’s DRINKSHOP encompasses Atlanta’s nightlife with an upbeat atmosphere, along with impeccable cocktails, five kinds of ice and a colorful display of concoctions and spirits.
Mixologist Chris Gianaras, 4th & Swift
Mixologist Chris Gianaras is the premiere cocktail connoisseur at 4th & Swift. Creating specialty cocktails, such as the “City of Peachtrees” and “Southern Gothic,” Gianaras is praised for his innovative blends. Located at the corner of Historic Fourth Ward Park, 4th & Swift is Atlanta’s go to restaurant for modern comfort food and beverages, animated conversation and southern hospitality. Combining passion and creativity, the menu features fresh ingredients and seasonal dishes.
Mixologist Trip Sandifer, The Spence
Mixologist Trip Sandifer’s creations add to the cutting edge cuisine at Richard Blais’ The Spence, while paying tribute to the classic cocktail. With eye catching combinations, such as “Milk Punch & Cookies” and “Hemingway Fizz,” Sandifer explores unique tastes to make one-a-kind creations. Located in Midtown Atlanta, The Spence utilizes locally grown ingredients to produce an ever changing “pantry list,” alongside its signature dishes.
Mixologist Sarah Abouna, FLIP burger boutique
Mixlogist Sarah Abouna's cocktail creations complement FLIP’s unique style and flavor. Mixing up specialty concoctions, such as a Watermelon Mojito or a Mocha Milkshake, Abouna treats her customers to the finest in cocktail creations. Located in Atlanta and Birmingham, FLIP is a contemporary, hip space that incorporates elements of fine dining with creative, raw energy. The menu, developed by creative director Richard Blais, redefines the classic burger.
Mixologist Kelly Culver, South City Kitchen
Mixologist Kelly Culver combines her passion and creativity to create southern-inspired drinks for her guests. Complementing the cuisine, South City Kitchen’s cocktails, such as its “I-75” or “Back Porch” blends embody the south and its culture. For more than 20 years as one of Atlanta’s celebrated restaurants, South City Kitchen specializes in traditional southern cuisine with a twist. Its menu allows you to dine on local favorites, while enjoying the historic scenery on the city’s famous Crescent Avenue.
In addition to the Mixologist specials, Fernbank will continue to serve its regular, full menu of drink offerings as well as small plates.
Cost: Standard Martinis & IMAX® ticket prices apply.