SAN JOSÉ, CA (July 30, 2019) – Guests visiting the Mubadala Silicon Valley Classic this week will be able to keep refreshed with a bold lineup of speciality cocktails while enjoying all the exciting action around the tournament grounds! The signature drink list features mimosas, sparkling wine, and sangria. You may have come for the tennis, but you’ll stay for the drinks!
The FrozAce, a froze garnished with a delectable mixture of blueberries and lemon, gets top billing on this fabulous list. A blue and yellow nod to San José State University, where the Mubadala Silicon Valley Classic is returning for its second year, the FrozAce is an icy and sweet way to beat the heat and is sure to ace your tastebuds. Try one today! Or better yet, make that two.
While the FrozAce is the signature beverage of the 2019 Mubadala Silicon Valley Classic, four other premium cocktails will be served at different points throughout the week, so you better come often to try them all!
The Sangria Smash features a tasty blend of sangria and mixed fruit garnishes in a tangy yet sweet drink that only leaves you wanting more. Whether you’re a red or a white sangria person, stop by to build the perfect drink to quench — or smash — your thirst!
The Moonball Mimosa is a bubbly and sweet way to start your day off at the tournament. Featuring crisp champagne mixed with tangy raspberry lemonade and topped off with a lemon garnish, the Moonball Mimosa smacks all your cravings sky high for the perfect alcohol-induced overhead slam.
The Sparkling Spin features sweet sparkling wine with blood orange and pomegranate juices and an orange slice on top. With its stunning color and its strong and piquant flavor, this cocktail will make have you coming back for seconds. They’re strong, though, so be careful or tennis balls won’t be the only thing spinning this week!
A Peachy Pass departs from the sharp and tangy flavors of the other cocktails to give you a sugary, purely peachy experience. An extra sweet treat, a Peachy Pass combines sparkling wine with peach juice and a blueberry garnish that is sure to satisfy all your cravings. It would be a crime to pass this drink up!
Each of these four featured cocktails will be available during Happy Hour from 5:30-6:30 PM, alongside an exciting selection of wine and beer. And the FrozAce will be served at drink vendors throughout the entire tournament.
Whether you’re a diehard tennis fan or have never seen a match in your life, the thing we all have in common is a hankering for a tasty adult beverage to distract us from the summer heat. Come out to the 2019 Mubadala Silicon Valley Classic and enjoy some world-class tennis with some world-class cocktails in hand!
Now entering its 49th year, the Mubadala Silicon Valley Classic is a weeklong WTA Premier event bringing the worlds of tennis and technology together in a festival of sports and entertainment. Highlighting the best the region has to offer, the tournament showcases locally sourced cuisine, fine wine and cheese selections, interactive fan exhibitions, premier hospitality options, and of course, incredible tennis action.
Featuring a 28-player singles draw as well as a 16-team doubles draw the tournament boasts $876,183 in prize money and serves as the opening women's event of the US Open Series.
With several different ticket options available, the Mubadala Silicon Valley Classic has something for everyone. To purchase tickets go to www.MubadalaSVC.com or call 1-866-982-8497.
ABOUT THE MUBADALA SILICON VALLEY CLASSIC: The Mubadala Silicon Valley Classic is the longest-running women-only professional tennis tournament in the world and is the first women’s stop of the US Open Series. Owned and operated by IMG, the WTA Premier event features a 28-player singles draw and a 16-team doubles draw with total prize money of $876,183.
ABOUT MUBADALA: Mubadala Investment Company actively manages a worldwide portfolio supporting the vision of a globally integrated and diversified economy, through sustainable returns to its shareholder, the Government of Abu Dhabi. In March 2018, Abu Dhabi Investment Council (ADIC) joined the Group. Mubadala’s US $225 billion portfolio spans five continents with interests in aerospace, ICT, semiconductors, metals and mining, renewable energy, oil and gas, petrochemicals, utilities, healthcare, real estate, defense services, pharmaceuticals and medical technology, agribusiness and a global portfolio of financial holdings. Mubadala is a trusted partner, an engaged shareholder and a responsible global company that is committed to ethics and world-class standards. For more information about Mubadala, please visit: www.mubadala.com.
ABOUT THE US OPEN SERIES: Now in its 16th season, the world's best players on the WTA and ATP Tour are coming together for the US Open Series. Linking seven summer WTA and ATP Tour tournaments to the US Open, the US Open Series serves as a true “regular season” of hard court tennis. Featuring a cohesive schedule, the Series centralizes the way tennis is viewed in North America, across multiple television and digital platforms. Fans will see today's top champions go head-to-head with tomorrow's emerging stars, as storylines develop throughout the summer season. Each tournament also engages its local community with a variety of outreach initiatives, including grass-roots youth tennis clinics and activities.
ABOUT IMG: IMG is a global leader in sports, fashion, events and media, operating in more than 30 countries. The company manages some of the world’s greatest sports figures and fashion icons; stages hundreds of live events and branded entertainment experiences annually; and is a leading independent producer and distributor of sports and entertainment media. IMG also specializes in sports training and league development, as well as marketing, media and licensing for brands, sports organizations and collegiate institutions. IMG is part of the Endeavor (formerly WME | IMG) network.
ABOUT SAN JOSÉ STATE UNIVERSITY: The founding campus of the 23-campus California State University system, San José State provides a comprehensive university education, granting bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees in 250 areas of study – offered through its eight colleges. With more than 33,000 students and nearly 4,370 employees, San José State University continues to be an essential partner in the economic, cultural and social development of Silicon Valley and the state, annually contributing 10,000 graduates to the workforce. The university is immensely proud of the accomplishments of its more than 260,000 alumni, 60 percent of whom live and work in the Bay Area.