A plaque remaining from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem.

Above, a 1934 plaque from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem. Discarded as trash in 2006.

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Entry from January 09, 2013
Margarita Monday

"Margarita Monday” is a drinking slang name for a day of the week. Margaritas are served on this day, often at a reduced price. “Margarita Monday” has been cited in print since at least 1976.

Other slang names for days of the week include Shunday, Sober Sunday, Messed-up Monday, Mojito Monday, Moonshine Monday, Boozeday Tuesday, Tanked Tuesday, Tasty Tuesday, Tequila Tuesday, Tipsy Tuesday, Trashed Tuesday, Twisted Tuesday, Wasted Wednesday, Whiskey Wednesday, Wine Wednesday, Winesday Wednesday, Thirsday, Thirstday, Thirsty Thursday, Fucked-up Friday, Shit-faced Saturday, Sloppy Saturday, Sloshed Saturday and Smashed Saturday.


22 November 1976, Billings (MT) Gazette, pg. 3-B, col. 6 ad:
margarita monday!
the REX HOTEL

10 October 1982, Aberdeen (SD) , pg. 32, col. 5 ad:
Introducing the blue Mondays you’ll enjoy...the Casa Del Rey’s “Blue Margarita Mondays”! A special whole litre of blue margaritas for only $1.50 with your purchase of two dinners.

16 August 1984, The Times-Picayune (New Orleans, LA), pg. G-7H3, col. 4 ad:
TEQUILA BEND
Join Us For “Margarita Monday”
All Margaritas—All Day 99c

19 July 1985, Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch, pg. C-8, col. 3 ad:
Come Join Us For Margarita Monday
(Holiday Inn North—ed,)

WCVB-TV (Boston, MA)
Mayoral Candidate Wants To Funk Up City - Boston News Story
Apr 29, 2003
(...)
Unlike Hill, he’s not pushing for Margarita Monday’s or Mardi Gras Tuesday’s.

Our Sports Central
Tucson Snaps Losing Streak With 9-8 Win
June 29, 2004 - Pacific Coast League (PCL) Tucson Sidewinders
(...)
3,464 came out on to the ballpark on Margarita Monday.

Business Wire
May 26, 2005 12:00 PM Eastern Time
Champps Americana Restaurants Celebrates Its 20th Anniversary with a Week-Long Party That Includes Food and Drink Specials and Many Local Events
LITTLETON, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 26, 2005--Champps Entertainment, Inc. (NASDAQ: CMPP), owner and operator of Champps Americana restaurants nationwide, today announced that from Monday, June 6 to Sunday, June 12 the Champps Columbus, Ohio, locations in Lennox Town Center and on Campus View Boulevard will host an array of promotional events as well as food and drink specials that are geared towards both adults and families.
(...)
Festivities include: Margarita Monday with special drinks and complimentary food, Tuesday Kids Eat Free, Karaoke, Divatinis, Live Bands, Beach Parties, NBA Playoff activities and other food and drink specials.

ifsands&butts
just another toozeday boozeday.
by ifs ands & butts - Date posted: 2011-04-27
Funny how there is a drinking nickname for every day of the week.

Sunday Fundays
Margarita Mondays
Tuesday Boozedays
Wine Wednesdays
Thirsty Thursdays
and Friday and Saturday?

someecards
Weekend Ecards
02.21.2012
Margarita Monday. Boozeday Tuesday. Wine Wednesday. Tequila Thursday. And then the weekend begins!

Posted by Barry Popik
New York CityFood/Drink • Wednesday, January 09, 2013 • Permalink