What’s your sign? Because it can help you order a killer drink in Las Vegas. Every sign is different in personality, and that carries through with your drink preferences. If you’re a bold Aries, try a spicy margarita. Or if you’re a classy Taurus, order some champagne. Whatever your sign, these alcoholic drinks by zodiac sign will match your astrology vibe and your Vegas vibe alike.
Dates: January 21-February 18
Recommended Vegas Cocktail: Craft Cocktail Course at Legacy Club
Aquarians tend to be the experimental drinkers – and drink makers – of the group, and they aren’t afraid of the more out-there cocktails. They’re drawn to a creative use of materials on hand, so a cocktail with unique flavors, techniques, and ingredients makes the Waterbearer feel like a happy hour trendsetter. If you want something straight, absinthe is unique in flavor – not bitter, not sweet, and takes a little getting used to, like Aquarians.
Dates: February 19-March 20
Recommended Vegas Cocktail: Red Wine at Barry’s Downtown Prime
Pisces tend to be exotic and alluring people, and can also be a bit dreamy and a little otherworldly. Their dream cocktail is something that looks almost magical. A martini glass filled with a tropical concoction, or a cocktail that allows them to escape from the everyday and be transported to somewhere more exotic, is an ideal match for their free-spirit state of mind. On the more alluring side of Pisces, a nice glass of red wine should be in hand.
Dates: March 21-April 19
Recommended Vegas Cocktail: La Concha at Legacy Club
This sign is all about pushing the boundaries and testing the waters. Bold Aries like to take life by the horns, so when it comes to their cocktails, why play it safe? Aries is one of the more impulsive signs with a lot of energy, and their drink choice should reflect that. If they’re not ordering shots of vodka, they should get a spicy margarita. What better way to highlight their assertiveness and bravery than conquering a chile-infused tequila?
Dates: April 20-May 20
Recommended Vegas Cocktail: Aviation at Legacy Club
Taurus signs want simple, classic, and uncomplicated flavors that get the job done. They love nothing more than the reward of choosing a quality ingredient that mixes well into a cocktail and never disappoints. A Taurus should spend some time finding their perfect gin. On the more luxurious side, a Taurus will also love champagne and champagne cocktails. Taurus is slow and steady, and that’s exactly how you have to pour champagne.
Dates: May 21-June 20
Recommended Vegas Cocktail: Pint of Rotating Beer at BarCanada®
Similar to popping a bottle of bubbly, nothing gets the party started like a Gemini stealing the spotlight. Sociable Geminis are the perfect match for a bellini or a spritz – with a little twist to represent their adaptable and creative side. Gemini’s fun, playful nature and changeable moods are also perfectly suited to beer. Geminis have a lot of personality and multiple sides, just like all the different types of beer have multiple dimensions.
Dates: June 21-July 22
Recommended Vegas Cocktail: Rosé at Andiamo Steakhouse
Cancer signs welcome the opportunity to catch up with friends over a drink. Cancer’s emotional nature is suited to a nice glass of rosé. Wine is soothing, comfortable, and beautiful, which is perfect for a Cancer looking to have a night out. If cocktails are more the vibe, few drinks are more classic than an old fashioned. It’s a welcoming cocktail that highlights the alcohol while offering a friendly and familiar combination of flavors.
Dates: July 23-August 22
Recommended Vegas Cocktail: Up All Night at Vegas Vickie’s
Leos are the life of the party – they’ll enjoy grabbing a drink and having a good time with whoever will join in the fun. They’ve always gotta be seen. It has a space, but it’s one of the boldest things in the bar with the boldest flavors. And Leos love the spotlight! Liquor-wise, whiskeys are bold, just like Leos. Leo’s a loud and flashy sign, so they’re going to go for a more extravagant cocktail like an espresso martini. Just something extra to keep the night going.
Dates: August 23-September 22
Recommended Vegas Cocktail: Vodka Soda at Overhang Bar
Virgos crave clean, crisp, fresh flavors. Cocktail-wise, because they’re simple, straightforward, and no-nonsense, Virgos should grab a vodka soda. Bolder Virgos who want their liquor straight should try cognac. Like cognac, Virgos are not for everyone – and that’s a good thing. It’s an acquired taste, but absolutely perfect for those who appreciate it. Just like Virgos, cognac is respected, delightful, and deserving of the extra time it takes to understand.
Dates: September 23-October 22
Recommended Vegas Cocktail: Gin and Tonic at LONGBAR
Libras have a flair for the dramatic, but they also have a gracefulness about them that draws people in. They are also all about balance, balance, balance. Libra could be a gin and tonic. They’re strong, balanced, spicy, and very well-spoken. On top of that, they have an attitude and they’re stylish, which makes a gin and tonic a quality cocktail with strong vibes for any Libra. It’s balanced half and half – two parts, very simple, very balanced.
Dates: October 23-November 21
Recommended Vegas Cocktail: Rat Pack Manhattan at Bar Prohibition!
Scorpios love the shock factor of something new and unexpected while also enjoying bold and deep flavors. They’re intense and love to control the situation. Even though they have a flair for the shock factor, classic drinks are perfect for this sign. For a fresh drink, Scorpios should try a margarita – something simple but still intense that gets right to the point. For the more dark and mysterious side of Scorpios, a Manhattan really sets the tone.
Dates: November 22-December 21
Recommended Vegas Cocktail: Classic Negroni at Andiamo Steakhouse
Sagittarians are the ultimate crowd-pleasers, but they’re also constantly dreaming of adventure. They’re often stuck somewhere between going with the flow and exploring uncharted waters. Sagittarians are like a tiki cocktail – there’s a build to it, there’s history to it, and it can be pretty intense. They’re fairly known for their wanderlust, so they should go for a cocktail that has roots in another country, like the classic Italian negroni.
Dates: December 21-January 20
Recommended Vegas Cocktail: Dry Martini at Vue Bar
Capricorns are loyal to their friendships and their alcohol. They often opt to stick with what they know: straightforward ingredients and classic combinations. Like Capricorns, mezcal is ambitious. There’s a firm attitude and total ownership of drinking a mezcal cocktail. Capricorns are also more straightforward and put in hard work, which means something strong like a dry martini matches their personality while taking the edge off.
Ordering a cocktail in Las Vegas should be just as unique as you are. Maybe these zodiac cocktails are already on your list of go-to drinks, or maybe this is a fun opportunity to try something new. Choosing alcoholic drinks by zodiac sign is a great way to order your Vegas cocktails and trust your sign to help the stars align for your tastebuds.