Beach Drive’s Flûte & Dram Celebrates 5 Years

Champagne & Whiskey Lounge Hosts Anniversary Party with Giveaways, Live Music, Specialty Cocktails, and More.

Tampa Bay, FLA (March 30th, 2023) – It’s time to toast to a Beach Drive favorite, Flûte & Dram’s 5th anniversary celebration is coming soon.


Flûte & Dram has partnered with Tito’s and Patron to celebrate the 5th anniversary of the Champagne & Whiskey lounge on April 5th. There will be live music featuring Sam Hastings at 5pm and Chris Francisco at 8:30pm with a full band. A specialty 5th anniversary cocktail will be available for that day only and free swag from Tito’s and Patron will be given away all night.



5:00PM | Sam Hastings – Sam is an American Idol performing singer-songwriter and guitarist based in St. Petersburg, FL. His rustic tones and heartfelt voice cover everything from 80’s love songs to Tyler Childers, while seamlessly mixing in his own original music.


8:30PM | Chris Francisco (Full Band) – Chris is a singer-songwriter and guitarist based in the Tampa Bay Area. His sound gets compared to that of Chris Daughtry and Brett Young. His love for country music can be heard in his originals. Chris will be performing live with a full band during the event.



Branded sunglasses, bottle toppers, coolers, fanny packs and more will be given away during the event complements of Tito’s Vodka and Patrón.



TITO’S VODKA: Tito’s Handmade Vodka is America’s Original Craft Vodka. Tito’s Handmade Vodka is distilled and bottled by Fifth Generation Inc. in Austin, Texas on the very same land where the whole venture started. @titosvodka


PATRÓN: Patrón is a brand of tequila products by the Patrón Spirits Company with 40% Alcohol in each bottle. Patrón Tequilas, like all tequilas, are produced in Mexico from the “corazon” of the blue agave plant. Everything including the barrels, corks, and bottles are handcrafted at their distilleries. @patron


About Flute & Dram

Flûte refers to the classic champagne glass and Dram is the Scottish derived word meaning “a shot of whiskey”, technically ⅛ of an ounce. The name and concept was inspired by a champagne bar in New York City, but with local St. Petersburg ownership. 

The venue features three distinct experiences: The velvet champagne lounge features tufted booths, marble bars, and a New York inspired sophistication, the dram lounge features deep woods, leathers, a stage for live performances, and a private seating area. The Beach Drive lounge features alfresco dining in the heart of downtown St. Pete, daily live acoustic performances, plush fire lit lounge seating, and some of the best people-watching views of the city. 


Flute & Dram features 50 live musical performances a month featuring the best in local talent including jazz, blues, r&b, soul, alternative, top hits, popular covers and more:

For 2400 square feet, Flûte & Dram carries the largest selection of champagne per square foot in St. Petersburg. It is also home to St. Pete’s most extensive caviar selection, and features an extensive whiskey collection. The restaurant includes chef-curated small plates with alfresco dining available. See menu in restaurant. 


Drink Menu



FLÛTE & DRAM: Flûte & Dram is a champagne, caviar, and whiskey lounge featuring daily live music, small plates,  open Monday through Thursday from 4 pm to midnight, Fridays from 4 pm to 2 am, Saturdays from 12 pm to 2 am, and Sundays from 12 pm to midnight. 727-350-5657. Flûte & Dram is located at 234 Beach Dr. NE, St. Petersburg, FL 33701.

EVOLVE & CO: Evolve & Co is a full-service advertising agency located in downtown St. Petersburg, Florida. The company is a collective of brand strategists and creatives, specializing in the lifestyle vertical. The firm is located at 475 Central Avenue Suite M7, St. Petersburg, Florida 33701. 


Editors: For details, or to schedule an interview, contact Lisa Williams  or 727.490.9835.

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