22nd YEAR OF “FAT TUESDAY” CELEBRATIONS AT KINGFISHER
Tuesday, February 9th ~ 5-11pm
Tucson, Ariz--- Fat Tuesday festivities will take place this year on Tuesday, February 9th from 5 to 11pm at Kingfisher Bar & Grill. Signaling the beginning of Mardi Gras, Fat Tuesday is the biggest day of celebration in events leading up to Lent.
For 22 years, Kingfisher Chef /owners Jeff Azersky and Jim Murphy have brought a bit of New Orleans style to Tucson offering a unique opportunity to participate in this centuries old celebration by enjoying a classic Mardi Gras feast. This year’s a la carte offerings include classic New Orleans favorites - Gumbo, Red Beans and Rice, Jambalaya and more as well as traditional libations, Hurricanes, Sazeracs and a selection of Louisiana brews like Dixie Lager and Abita Turbodog. In the spirit of the holiday, guests are offered Mardi Gras beads and a chance to win a Fat Tuesday t-shirt if they “find the baby” in their “King Cake” dessert. The regular Kingfisher dinner menu will also be available.
The Old Pueblo Jazz Band will kick off the celebration at Kingfisher at 5:30pm followed by Dr Mojo and the Zydeco Cannibals from 8:30 to closing. Reservations are strongly suggested. Call 520-323-7739.
Kingfisher Bar & Grill is located at2564 E Grant Road has been serving award -winning cuisine drawn from a wide variety of American regional influences, highlighting seafood, grilled meats and poultry dishes for 22 years. Open daily for lunch and dinner, Monday-Friday 11am-3pm lunch, 3-5pm late menu, 5-10pm dinner menu, 10pm-12am, late menu; Happy Hour 4:30-6:30pm & 10pm-12am . Saturday and Sunday, dinner menu 5-10pm, late menu 10pm-12am, Happy hour, 5-6:30pm & 10-12am. For reservations call (520) 323-7739.
Planning a party? Kingfisher can accommodate parties from 20 to 50
in the Green Room, a glass-enclosed dining room. It is a terrific place
to host receptions, office parties, or any other function that requires
fine food and a wonderful ambience. Call Kingfisher for details.
Information Kingfisher accepts American Express, Master Card, Visa, Discover, and Diners Club. Kingfisher is wheelchair accessible.