Have Fun and Stay Safe

Everyone enjoys a fun night out on the town, but security and safety must be monitored by all in order to ensure a night out ends well. Women especially need to be mindful of their environment, surroundings and people while out at restaurants, bars, and nightclubs. At barHappy we are all about sharing information regarding […]

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Favorite Spring Time Flavor Vodkas

Now that spring has sprung, it’s time to change our choice of drinks. My go to for the warmer weather is flavor vodka, but not crazy flavors (Gummy, Loopy, Whipped), more of a refreshing type. They are perfect for unwinding and sitting outside, enjoying the weather. Below are my favorite flavors and drinks, sadly, I […]

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James Beard Finalist

The James Beard Finalist have been announced today! We are so excited to hear who made it and even some of our favorites are finalist. We’d like to congratulate everyone and wish the best of luck to all! The awards ceremony will kick off on Friday, April 24th, 2015 starting with the Book, Broadcast & […]

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Craft Beer Festival 2015

The 9th Annual Spring Craft Beer Festival is this Saturday, March 21st, 2015, at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, in Uniondale, NY. You’ll be able to purchase tickets for two sessions, one starting at 12:30-4PM that costs $45 +tax/fee or Event Day (if available): $55 +tax/fee. Session two starts at 5:30-9PM going for the same […]

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#ICYMI: Lawsuit filed on 28 California Wineries

If you haven’t seen it yet, there is a Lawsuit filed against 28 California wineries (80+ different wines) for having very high levels of arsenic. The Lawsuit is claiming ‘some of the country’s top selling wines have high levels of the element: up to four and five times the maximum amount the Environmental Protection Agency […]

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Spring Beer Festival

It is finally warming up, and the snow is melting, which means one thing, Spring is on its way! When it arrives we get outdoor seating, concerts, festivals and much more. This weekend, March 13-14,  we get to celebrate with the Spring Beer Festival at Lexington Avenue Armory. Some of the tickets are still available, […]

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St. Patty's Day Bash Giveaway

Do you have the ‘Luck of the Irish‘?  Join us as we celebrate St. Patrick’s Day 2015, with our Online St. Patty’s Day Bash Giveaway! You’ll be able to enter up to two times for your chance to win some cash– once on Twitter and once on Instagram. Check out the details below. We will […]

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Establishment Spotlight: Jones Wood Foundry

Jones Wood Foundry might be one of my favorite bars in NYC, luckily I live on the Upper East Side, so this gem is right in my neighborhood. JWF is a ‘food driven pub’ with British menus that are incredible! They have succeeded in having ‘the proud tradition of the United Kingdom’s public houses as […]

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Weekend Happenings

Congratulations, you survived another week and it’s time to start the weekend! As you know, there are tons of activities going around New York City, so we made it easy for you and highlighted what we are looking forward to most. They range from kicking off St. Patrick’s Day with parades to film festivals (I’m […]

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Worst Drinks Ever Invented

If you’re a drinker, chances are you probably have a favorite or go-to alcoholic beverage, and chances are you’ve also had a terrible experience trying something new/weird. Maybe you tried something because you trusted your friend when they said “it’s so good, you have to try it” or they told you it’s disgusting and dared […]