There’s nothing quite like summer in Vancouver! But with the beautiful weather and sunshine comes the need to stay extra hydrated. Although we love Happy Hour, sometimes the fancy, splurge-worthy drinks aren’t listed as specials. Treat yourself to Vancouver’s finest cocktails while raising your social media game! Here are ten of our favourite summer cocktails that will elevate your Instagram feed and make all of your followers jealous.

  • 1.

    Frosé at Cactus Club1790 Beach Ave

    Calling all wine lovers – we’re calling this the official adult slushy of the summer.

    • 2.

      Margarita Fishbowl at La Casita101 W Cordova St

      Grab a straw (or five) and get cozy with this enormous fishbowl cocktail fit for you and your friends.

      • 3.

        Aperol Spritz at Ask For Luigi305 Alexander St

        These classic glass bottles and brightly-coloured spritz will have you feeling nostalgic and very thirsty.

        • 4.

          Watermelon Mojito at The Keg1011 Mainland St

          Bring your love for mojitos to the next level with this fruity spin on the classic Cuban cocktail.

          • 5.

            Grapefruit Cosmo at Black Bamboo1219 Granville St

            This gorgeous grapefruit cocktail is almost too pretty to drink. But trust us, you’re going to want to try this.

            • 6.

              Co-Colada at Bao Bei163 Keefer St

              Give yourself a taste of those island vibes while relaxing in the Vancouver summer heat.

              • 7.

                The Lady Boy at Keefer Bar135 Keefer St

                Tropical, fruity umbrella drinks. What more do we have to say?