Celebrate National Margarita Day on Saturday with some authentic Mexican cuisine, fruit-infused margaritas and live music by a mariachi band.
During happy hour at Casa Frida restaurant, which is named after Frida Kahlo and bears a colorful decor and several paintings and photos of the artist, margaritas start at $5, and homemade sangria ("clerico" in Mexico) is discounted $2. All beer is $1 off.
Complement your shaken-not-stirred drinks with reduced-price fish ceviche, plantain turnovers, homemade guacamole or the popular queso fundido tortillas topped with Chihuahua cheese tortillas and a choice of mushrooms, chorizo or roasted poblano peppers.
Happy hour: 3-7 p.m. Monday through Friday
Recommended drink: The Hibiscus Margarita, made with freshly squeezed citrus juice, tequila, hibiscus flowers and lime wedges.
Location: 5441 N. Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale, 954-530-3668, CasaFridaMexicanCuisine.com
— Micaela Hood, @micaelahood