Old Fashioned FAQ
What do you provide?
The Old Fashioned Mobile Bar will provide friendly bar staff, glassware, wine & beer coolers, ice, bottled drinking water, drink napkins, garnishes (herbs & fruits), straws and any barware associated with making your delicious premium cocktails and drinks. We do not supply the alcohol, that is the responsibility of the host as well as the liquor licence. We do require power so if there is no power onsite we can add a generator onto your package. We also have a selection of rustic decorations which you can use if they fit your events style.
Does The Old Fashioned Mobile Bar provide alcohol?
No, all alcohol will need to be supplied by you. You will also need to purchase a liquor licence, available at most liquor stores, for your event. This is required by AGLC. Once you have secured your details with us we will work with you to help you figure out how much alcohol & mix you will need to keep your guests happy all night! We can also pick up and store your alcohol prior to the event for an extra fee. For your convenience we have prepared a list of alcoholic and non alcoholic premium beverages options to give you a few ideas on what we can serve.
What drinks can you serve?
We serve premium cocktails, wine, champagne, beer, cider, soft drink, sparkling water, bottled water and various mocktails. Please let us know if there is something you would like to serve that is not listed and we will do our best to accommodate your request.
Can you make cocktails?
Yes we can! Choose any one of our delicious premium shaken & muddled cocktails to serve at your event. Some cocktails can be made non alcoholic. If your favourite cocktail is not on our list let us know the ingredients and we will do our best to replicate it.
What kind of glassware do you have?
All our drinks are served in either our custom 16 oz stemless wine glasses(for parties of 60 & under) or a recyclable disposable plastic alternative. For parties over 60 that require glassware, we have teamed up with Special Event Rentals to handle your glassware needs. If you are interested in glassware rental let us know and we will give you an estimate. We give you the freedom to choose which glassware is best suited for your event.
Do you provide glass clean up service?
Yes, our staff will come around to clean the tables for empty glasses through out the night.
Do you have trained bar staff?
Yes, as a requirement our bar staff are Pro-serve trained and are experienced in the service industry. We are also a licensed mobile food vendor by Alberta Health Services and comply with AGLC regulations on bar service. We don't like to brag, but our personalities and charming smiles are pretty good too.
Can you provide a toonie bar?
Yes we can! Ask us how in your booking inquiry. We can do toonie bar, cash bar or open bar. The only method of payment we cannot use is the use of tickets. For more information on this please inquire.
Do you charge for milage?
As of August 2017, we charge 1.25$ per km from our home base in Leduc, AB.
Do you operate year round?
No, our service is seasonal. We operate Mid-May to Mid-October weather permitting. No frost or snow here!
What are The Old Fashioned dimensions?
The Old Fashioned is approximately 13ft long by 8ft wide by 8ft tall
What if my event does not allow alcohol consumption, do you serve other drinks?
If you are planning a market, expo, or family friendly event we can certainly customize a package of non-alcoholic beverages. At your request for these events we can serve coffee, tea, speciality lemonades & mocktails.
Can you serve beer on tap?
Absolutely, the Old Fashioned Mobile Bar does not have a keg system to serve beer on tap but we can hire one for you for a an extra charge. You can inquire about keg service when you fill out your contact form.
How much does it cost to hire The Old Fashioned Mobile Bar?
Every event is different so we will customize a package according to your needs. Pricing in based on number of guests, location and number of hours required for service. To receive an estimate for your event please fill out the form on the contact page or email your event details to to firstname.lastname@example.org. We cannot guarantee your booking date until we receive your deposit. Your deposit is non-refundable.
Does The Old Truck Come With The Old Fashioned Mobile Bar?
We can not guarantee the 1952 Ford pick up at any event. Being over 50 years old, the vehicle cannot drive safely in certain weather conditions such as wind or rain. We are selective in which events it can attend. Please inquire with concerns.