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San Quentin: Melbourne’s First Immersive Prison Cocktail Experience

23rd August @ 5:30 pm - 22nd October @ 8:30 pm AEST


Embark on a daring mission to covertly transport your liquor past the ever-watchful Warden and enjoy your time with an exclusive supply of personalized cocktails.

Are you prepared to leave your mark behind bars, whether by smuggling contraband or cultivating connections with the corrupt guards? The choice is yours in this captivating choose-your-own-adventure experience.

Step into the world of incarcerated individuals and immerse yourself in an evening of boundless cocktails and a secret menu inspired by prison life. But remember, if you wish to partake in these libations, you must skillfully navigate the challenge of smuggling them past the ever-vigilant Warden.

To fully embrace the atmosphere, dress down in the provided orange jumpsuits that perfectly simulate the prison environment, complete with a chillingly realistic cell. Prepare to be captivated by themed entertainment including bootcamp and escape plans, seize the opportunity to win some prison contraband and delightful treats from the commissary.

What’s included:

  • Two meticulously crafted cocktails inspired by the spirit of San Quentin, personalized to your taste
  • Orange jumpsuit (to be returned after your session)
  • An extraordinary experience that unveils the reality of life within the walls of San Quentin

Join us at the bar nestled within the confines of San Quentin for an unforgettable night that will linger in your memories long after your sentence is served.

*Please note that this event is exclusively for individuals aged 18 and above.

**Tickets are non-refundable once purchased.


23rd August @ 5:30 pm AEST
22nd October @ 8:30 pm AEST
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Level 1 The District Docklands
23 - 37 Star Crescent, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 3008
Melbourne, 3008 Melbourne
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