Submitted by Downtown Camas Association
The theme for the Third Thursday on July 15 is “Thirsty Thursday” and will bring new and interesting cocktails and tastings to Downtown Camas. In addition to refreshing summer cocktails and non-alcoholic drinks, you will find new pop-up shops, art displays and live music in various locations throughout town. Downtown shops are open until 8pm.
Here’s what’s happening:
A Beer At A Time – Watermelon mojitos with fresh watermelon
Allure Boutique – Enjoy a fresh sunshine shopping splash drink
Arktana – Confluence Winery pop-up and wine tasting. Sandal sale kick-off
Attic Gallery – Live music, wine, chocolate
Birch Street Lounge – Enjoy a classic cocktail and KJ McElrath on piano. Live music starts at 7
Camas Antiques – Complimentary Italian sodas
Camas Slices – Slice and Suds for $7 – A Pabst Blue Ribbon and either Cheese or Pepperoni Slice.
Caps N Taps – Live music at 8pm and a basil gimlet drink special
Grains of Wrath – Raspberry Rose Mule (•vodka •rose •lime juice •ginger beer •mint)
Juxtaposition – Visiting artist, Magdalene Lima-Fiallos will be in the store with her vibrant pieces (And, the first 5 visitors receive a tiny piece of original glittery mixed media art created by Magdalene) Also, in keeping with the theme, enjoy 20% off all stemware and barware from 5-8pm.
LiveWell Camas – 2 Pop-ups including Reeleaf, CBD products and brand new product launch CBD honey and also WildRose Ghee doing a ghee tasting along with lavender lemonade and a mint lime spritzer.
Mesa – Will be serving Irish ice tea: Jameson whiskey, Ginger purée, Lemon juice, Simple syrup and topped with soda water.
Papermaker Pride – Moments of Magic bakery pop up with cocktail and mocktail versions of pina colada, mojito, and chocolate bourbon macarons. Also boozy and non boozy chocolate chip cookies. Cocktail cake pops and meringue pops; Ice Cream Renaissance treats will also be featured!
Salud Wine Bar & Italian Dining – Sangrias for $5.00 all night
Outdoor live music will be provided in downtown by The Robusto Rejects Band and indoor live music includes KJ McElrath on piano at Birch Street Uptown Lounge starting at 7pm and live music at Caps N’ Taps starting at 8pm.
“This is the perfect theme to keep everyone cool on Third Thursday!” says Carrie Schulstad, Executive Director of the Downtown Camas Association (DCA). “Our amazing restaurants and merchants have done it again, bringing new offerings and so many reasons to come downtown and support local. The drink offerings are unique and perfect for a relaxing summer evening. Come join us!”
Third Thursdays are being held each month of the year, each with a different theme. August’s Third Thursday will be on August 19 with the theme “Beat the Heat”. For more information, visit the Downtown Camas Association website.