#10: Mexican Food, Margaritas & Salsa Dancing at The Rio
Are you salivating yet? I thought so. One of the most popular restaurants in Fort Collins is The Rio, known for its delicious food, enormous margaritas and salsa dancing. The Rio is about 16 miles (25 minutes) from The Ranch and is a great way to celebrate your national’s success! (or drown your sorrows in delicious margaritas) http://www.riograndemexican.com/fort-collins
Check out their happy hour specials (Monday – Friday 3-6 PM):
- $1 off Rio margaritas
- $1 off Big Tex margaritas
- $3 drafts
- $3 tacos
- $5 guacamole, chile con queso, and queso deluxe
From 8-10 PM on Wednesday, Margaritas are $5!
The Rio is also known for its salsa dancing every Tuesday. Don’t worry if you’ve never done it before! They offer lessons for $3! Can’t beat that. Lessons start at 7:30 PM, open dancing from 8 – 10 PM.
Check out this article from The Denver Post on the origins and success of The Rio. It even has recipes! http://www.denverpost.com/recommended/ci_19802315
Please drink responsibly and always have a designated driver!