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MIRACLE ON FORE STREET

Miracle is on the way!

Join us this holiday season as we transform Vena’s into a winter wonderland of holiday cheer. A Christmas pop-up cocktail bar that is a nostalgic, fully immersive holiday experience with vintage decor of lights and decorations featuring signature, seasonal themed cocktails. “Miracle on Fore Street” begins on Nov. 25th-Dec. 24th. The Miracle Holiday Pop-Up Bar, which has been serving festive drinks to Christmas enthusiasts since 2014, is an internationally trademarked seasonal event and a collaboration with Cocktail Kingdom . Vena’s is the first and only location to participate in Maine. “The event fits so well with our established brand of nostalgia. There will be unique and unusual cocktails and mocktails that play on classic holiday flavors in playful, kitchy mugs and glassware.” says, Mary Jo Marquis, Director of Business Development for Vena’s Fizz House. Maine will join over 100 locations worldwide to host the holiday experience serving fun, seasonal concoctions like the Christmopolitan, Snowball Old Fashioned, Bad Santa, Christmas Carol Barrel, Run Run Rudolph, Gingerbread Flip, and the Jingle Balls Nog.

Event Hours:

Mon-Friday: 2-10
Saturday: 11-10
Sunday:1-7

Miracle

We are pleased to support local nonprofits during our Miracle Holiday Pop-Up event and hope you will stop by during these times to help!

We will donate proceeds from our retail sales to these wonderful organizations making a difference in our communities.

December 9th & 10th
Fiddlehead Center for the Arts – Scarborough

The mission of Fiddlehead Center for the Arts – Scarborough is to provide an appreciation for music, arts and science and increase education and participation in the arts and sciences in a safe & inspiring environment.

December 11th
Vena’s will be hosting a book signing with writer, Aaron Goldfarb
author of Hacking Whiskey and Gather Around Cocktails

Please join us on Wednesday, Dec. 11th from 6pm-8pm!  Buy a signed copy of one of the books and receive a voucher for half-off one cocktail on our menu.

December 16th
Animal Refuge League of Greater Portland

The Animal Refuge League of Greater Portland nurtures the connection between people and pets to advance animal welfare and improve the quality of life in our community.

Rent our bar or
we'll come to you!

Everyone loves a party! And at Vena's Fizz House, we can help you throw a good one. Our bar is available seven days a week and can accommodate up to 50 guests for a relaxed cocktail-style gathering.

Let us come to you! Our talented staff is available to travel to your location to help you host a function your guests won't soon forget.

Vena's Mixology Classes


Liquid Alchemy- Understanding the art & science behind mixology for both cocktails and mocktails. Ingredients include bitters. Class includes 3 drinks, you make two of them!
-$70 6pm-8pm Tuesdays 1/15 or 1/29 or 2/12

Let’s Make Mocktails! - A cocktail experience doesn't have to always include alcohol. At Vena’s our mocktails are created with the same effort and quality as our cocktails. Using ingredients that include house-made syrups, shrubs, switchels and bitters learn how to build your own custom concoctions! Includes 3 drinks - and recipes.
-$45 6pm-7:30pm Tuesdays 1/22 or 2/5 or 2/19

Crochet & Cocktails - Come learn the basics from Vena's great-grand daughter herself, Johanna Corman! Beginners and experienced welcome. Bring your own materials and supplies and join in for some cozy conversation and cocktails or mocktails! -Wednesdays beginning 1/9-2/27 6pm-7pm. No reservations needed.

1. Choose a date
2. Email info@venasfizzhouse.com to reserve a spot
3. Provide follow up contact info to process payment via phone

10% discount on retail products in our shop at the time of class.
We do private classes, too - inquire for details.

Need more? For more information or to discuss options and availability, please contact: Mary Jo Marquis at: maryjo@venasfizzhouse.com

 

“An exceptional event! I was impressed from start to finish. It began with the welcome sign out front and ended with lovely gift boxes. In between we were showered with inspired lessons, historical tidbits and impeccable service in a fabulously funky atmosphere. The staff’s enthusiasm for mixology is infectious. Thank you Vena’s Fizz House!”

Michelle – Corporate Event Director
Diversified Communications

The Marrying Bartender

Tie your knot with us!

Steve Corman, co-owner of Vena’s, mixology guru, and on-sight bitters expert is also a Notary Public.


Service includes ceremony and filing and fees of necessary paperwork, as well as a custom-crafted cocktail for the bride and groom served in vintage glassware that you can bring home as a keepsake. Celebrate with us at the Fizz House or we can come to you!

"Did you and Johanna ever dream that when you opened Vena’s that you would touch lives the way touched ours today? Thanks to you, Johanna, Mary Jo, Warren, and the entire Vena’s crew for making our wedding day perfect - literally PERFECT - in every way." ~ Aaron & Lori

Need more? For more information or to discuss options and availability, please contact: Mary Jo Marquis at: maryjo@venasfizzhouse.com

 

“An exceptional event! I was impressed from start to finish. It began with the welcome sign out front and ended with lovely gift boxes. In between we were showered with inspired lessons, historical tidbits and impeccable service in a fabulously funky atmosphere. The staff’s enthusiasm for mixology is infectious. Thank you Vena’s Fizz House!”

Michelle – Corporate Event Director
Diversified Communications

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