National Piña Colada Day has been celebrated since 1978. Piña Colada, the delightsome alcoholic beverage which is made up of rum, coconut cream, and pineapple juice, is perfect on a tropical season.
National PinaColada Day 2017
The National Pina Colada Day 2017 will take place on Monday, 10th of July.
National Pina Colada Day is always celebrated on July 10th.
Piña Colada Fun Fact
Piña Colada, a Spanish term which when literally translated means ‘strained pineapple’ is a popular tropical cocktail that is composed mainly of pineapple and rum in the coconut.
The Origin of National Pina Colada Day
The maker, Ramon ‘Monchito’ Marrero, the head bartender of Caribe Hilton’s Beachcomber Bar in Puerto Rico, was tasked to concoct a signature drink which he experimented on for three months. On August 15, 1954, Pina Colada was unveiled. As its popularity progressed, on year 1978, the government of Puerto Rico declared the Piña Colada as Puerto Rico’s national drink.
Take the Plunge: A Way to Celebrate National Pina Colada Day
To celebrate National Piña Colada Day, you need not to be where there is beach, hot sun and a Caribbean breeze. At the comfort of your home or even anywhere indoors, with a little experimentation and a touch of creativity, you can mix up several variations of piña colada. Together with your family, relatives or friends, the Piña Colada Song playing as your background music, you can enjoy the relaxing drink. You have the National Piña Colada Day at hand.
So dress up, put on a smile and have fun celebrating with the rest of tropical beverage drinkers. Cheers!
National Piña Colada Day 2018
The National Pina Colada Day on 2018 will take place on Tuesday, 10th of July.