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Thirsty Thursday

Unwind and relax, it's Thirsty Thursday! Enjoy your favorite drink and let the good times flow. Cheers!
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July 4
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Introduction

Get ready to grab your favorite drink, unwind and celebrate Thirsty Thursday on July 4! The concept of Thirsty Thursday actually originated in college campuses, as a way to kick off the weekend a little early, and it has since spread globally to give everyone a delightful excuse for mid-week leisure. In 2023, Thirsty Thursday will fall on a significant date- America’s Independence Day! So whether you're sipping on a fine wine, a cold beer or a non-alcoholic beverage, let's toast to freedom, fun, and friends. Feel the merriment of both holidays merging into one grand celebration - a day of jubilation and camaraderie that makes a refreshing start to the long weekend! Raise your glasses, give a cheers and let's relish this day!

History of Thirsty Thursday

Thirsty Thursday Timeline

<div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1970s</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Originating on College Campuses</div><div class='timeline-text'>During the 1970s, the concept of Thirsty Thursday arose on college campuses as a way to start the weekend festivities early.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1990s</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Spreading Beyond Colleges</div><div class='timeline-text'>In the 1990s, the tradition expanded beyond colleges, becoming a general celebration of relaxation and leisure during the work week.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>Early 2000s</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Adoption By Service Industries</div><div class='timeline-text'>The early 2000s saw bars, restaurants, and other service industries adopting Thirsty Thursday promotional events to attract patrons.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>2013</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Global Recognition</div><div class='timeline-text'>Thirsty Thursday gained global recognition in 2013, being celebrated in various countries around the world.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>2023</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Thirsty Thursday on Independence Day</div><div class='timeline-text'>In 2023, Thirsty Thursday coincides with America’s Independence Day for a combined celebration of freedom, fun, and friendship.</div></div></div>

How to Celebrate Thirsty Thursday

<div class='facts-item'><div class='facts-header'><h3 class='facts-number'>1</h3></div><div class='facts-text-wrapper'><h3 class='facts-title'>Create a patriotic cocktail</h3><p class='facts-text'>Since Thirsty Thursday coincides with Independence Day, it would be fitting to create a red, white and blue drink. This could be as simple as adding blueberries and raspberries to your favorite white drink.</p></div></div><div class='facts-item'><div class='facts-header'><h3 class='facts-number'>2</h3></div><div class='facts-text-wrapper'><h3 class='facts-title'>Host a taste test</h3><p class='facts-text'>Invite friends over to bring different types of wine, beer, or other beverages and have a blind taste test. It's a fun way to try new drinks while bonding with friends.</p></div></div><div class='facts-item'><div class='facts-header'><h3 class='facts-number'>3</h3></div><div class='facts-text-wrapper'><h3 class='facts-title'>Make DIY drink coasters</h3><p class='facts-text'>Get crafty and make some DIY drink coasters. You can design them with any pattern or color you like to make them unique just for your Thirsty Thursday celebration.</p></div></div><div class='facts-item'><div class='facts-header'><h3 class='facts-number'>4</h3></div><div class='facts-text-wrapper'><h3 class='facts-title'>Visit a brewery or winery</h3><p class='facts-text'>Thirsty Thursday is an excellent reason to finally visit that local brewery or winery you’ve been eyeing. You'll learn about the process of making your favorite drinks and also get to taste them fresh from the source.</p></div></div><div class='facts-item'><div class='facts-header'><h3 class='facts-number'>5</h3></div><div class='facts-text-wrapper'><h3 class='facts-title'>Organize a hydration challenge</h3><p class='facts-text'>Not all beverages have to be alcoholic. For a healthier spin on Thirsty Thursday, you can organize a hydration challenge that encourages you and your friends to drink more water throughout the day. Make it fun by tracking everyone's intake and rewarding the person who drinks the most water.</p></div></div>

Why We Love Thirsty Thursday

<div id='' class='whywelove-item'><div id='' class='whywelove-letter-cont'><div class='whywelove-letter'>A</div></div><div id='why-we-love-main-cont'><h3 id='' class='whywelove-title'>It's an excuse to try new drinks</h3><p id='' class='whywelove-text'>Thirsty Thursday is a perfect day to explore beverages that you've never tried before. Whether you're sampling craft beers at a local brewery, hosting a wine-tasting party at home, or inventing your own custom cocktails, the possibilities are infinite and delectable.</p></div></div><div id='' class='whywelove-item'><div id='' class='whywelove-letter-cont'><div class='whywelove-letter'>B</div></div><div id='why-we-love-main-cont'><h3 id='' class='whywelove-title'>It encourages camaraderie and fun</h3><p id='' class='whywelove-text'>Nothing brings people together more than shared experiences. From having a quiet drink with friends to hosting a exuberant tasting party, Thirsty Thursday provides ample opportunity for merrymaking and creating lifelong memories with loved ones.</p></div></div><div id='' class='whywelove-item'><div id='' class='whywelove-letter-cont'><div class='whywelove-letter'>C</div></div><div id='why-we-love-main-cont'><h3 id='' class='whywelove-title'>It brings a delightful twist to staying hydrated</h3><p id='' class='whywelove-text'>While Thirsty Thursday can be synonymous with alcohol consumption for many, it can also be a day to focus on staying hydrated. By encouraging a hydration challenge, not only do you keep yourself healthy, but you also add an element of fun to drinking water - something we often take for granted!</p></div></div>

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