Speed Rack is everyone’s favorite all-female speed-bartending competition and this Sunday, the fifth national Speed Rack tour is kicking off in Chicago. So listen up, BUSTies: Do you like drinking (*responsibly)? Do you like supporting of tough, cocktail-mixing babes in the service industry? Do you like donating to breast cancer research? Do you like a good time? Do you live somewhat close to a major metropolitan area? If so, read on.

At Speed Rack, contestants compete in timed heats making rounds of industry-standard cocktails before a panel of judges who then based on rate them speed and accuracy. Miss Speed Rack Chicago will then win a $500 honorarium to proceed (along with winners from the rest of the cities on the tour) to the Nationals Finals in New York this June. There, a grand prize winner will be selected.

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But ladies, Speed Rack isn’t just a blast for the participants – meanwhile, the audience gets to watch the race unfold, cheer, and drink sponsor cocktails. Seriously, what about this doesn’t sound amazing?

The Speed Rack Tour kicks off this Sunday in Chicago and continues across the country. Check out all the locations and dates below.

Chicago:

Thalia Hall (1807 S. Allport Street, Chicago, IL   60608)

THIS Sunday, November 15, 2015

4-8pm  

Tickets are $25 in advance or $30 at the door

National Tour:

Chicago – Sunday, November 15, 2015

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New York – Sunday, December 13, 2015

San Antonio – Tuesday, January 12, 2015

Seattle – Sunday, January 31, 2016

San Francisco – Sunday, February 21, 2016

Las Vegas – Sunday, March 6, 2016

Nashville – Sunday, March 20, 2016

Boston – Sunday, April 3, 2016

New York, Speed Rack National Finals – June 2016

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