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ABQ Trolley Co. | Route 66 Speakeasy Tour

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August 24, 2024 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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Time: 2:00pm     Day: Saturday     Doors: 1:30pm     Ages: 21+ Ages     Price: $66

Embark on a captivating journey with ABQ Trolley Co. as we cruise through the hidden world of Prohibition-era secrets with our exclusive Route 66 Speakeasy Tour. This immersive experience takes you back in time to the Roaring Twenties, where clandestine bars thrived in the shadows, serving up jazz, cocktails, and an air of rebellion.

Your journey will lead you to carefully selected speakeasies, tucked away in unassuming corners, accessible only to those in the know. These establishments are not just bars; they are portals to a bygone era, adorned with period-appropriate decor, jazz-filled ambiance, and bartenders skilled in crafting classic cocktails that once fueled the spirits of rebels and socialites alike.

Each speakeasy has its own unique charm and story to tell. You may find yourself in a dimly lit space adorned with vintage photographs and antique furniture, creating an intimate atmosphere reminiscent of the secret gatherings of the past.

Whether you're a history enthusiast, a cocktail connoisseur, or someone simply seeking a unique and memorable experience, our Route 66 Speakeasy Tour promises an afternoon of intrigue, revelry, and a step back in time to an era where secret doorways and whispered passwords were the keys to a good time. Join us for an unforgettable exploration of the city's hidden treasures and toast to the resilience of those who kept the spirit of rebellion alive during the Prohibition era.

Light food will be provided at several locations but please eat before this cocktail-heavy experience. Guests will have time to enjoy a drink at each stop. 

Stops include:

Z Lounge at Hotel Zazz

Fat Frank's

Founders Speakeasy


Z Lounge at Hotel Zazz

Speakeasy is a neighborhood gathering place dedicated to high-fidelity music, exciting cocktails, outstanding service, and casual relaxation located in the heart of Nob Hill at the Hotel Zazz. Come join us for amazing cocktails, spin some vinyls, and get to know our vivacious environment and artistic community! Guests can expect excellent service and drink options, nightly snacks and food trucks, community events, large musical acts, and some super special events! We’d tell you more, but that would ruin the surprises. Stay tuned for more info on upcoming events, special offers, and new menus!

Fat Frank's

Albuquerque’s best kept secret - Fat Frank’s is a hidden lounge serving up groovy craft cocktails, craft hot dogs, award winning sides, and all the vibes. 

Founders Speakeasy

Hidden in EL Rey Liquors, Founders Speakeasy opened in 2019 in the Historic El Rey Theater. El Rey Theater was built in 1941. Founders specializes in innovative craft cocktails, extensive top shelf spirit list and knowledgeable friendly mixologists. To get the password follow us on Instagram @foundersabq, we post a different password each week. You can also visit us on foundersabq.com for the password. We are open everyday at 5pm.


Fast Facts:
  • Departs from the Historic Old Town Plaza at Old Town Emporium (204 San Felipe St NW 87104).
  • Tour lasts approximately 3.5-hours.
  • This is not a handicap accessible tour. Please be prepared for tight stairs at one location and stairs to board/deboard the Trolley.
  • Must be 21 years of age with valid ID to attend.
  • Alcoholic beverages (optional) not included in ticket price.
  • Locations are based on availability and subject to change prior to tour.

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