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BY RENT A BARTENDER | BARTENDER GUIDE, FUN FACTS

Discover the ultimate guide to party supplies for a successful event. Read more for essential tips on glassware, ice, garnishes & more!

Hosting a Killer Halloween Party

BY RENT A BARTENDER | BARTENDER GUIDE, FUN FACTS

As the October rust paints the fall leaves and the night quickens its pace, the search for some wild Halloween cocktails begin.  It’s time to put on a costume and head out for a traditional and scary Halloween party.

Get a mixologist to bartend your wedding

Get a Mixologist to Bartend Your Wedding

BY RENT A BARTENDER | BARTENDER GUIDE, FUN FACTS

Planning your special day can be stressful. Hiring a mixologist shouldn’t be. Here are some tips on how a private mixologist can make your special day even more memorable.

Tips for hiring bartenders for your next private party

Tips on Hiring Bartenders For Your Next Private Party

BY RENT A BARTENDER | BARTENDER GUIDE, FUN FACTS

The staff you hire for your private event can make or break the event itself. Is the company experienced? Have they worked your type of event in the past? Read on! We will cover these questions and more.

Hiring a bartender for your family reunion can take a lot of stress out of the planning process.

Why Hire a Bartender for your Family Reunion

BY RENT A BARTENDER | BARTENDER GUIDE, FUN FACTS

Are you looking to plan a family reunion? Are you thinking about hiring staff to make the event go smoothly? Read on! We will address reasons why hiring help can help you be a guest at your own reunion.

A private bartender can enhance the experience of a private party

Enhance Your Private Party with a Private Bartender

BY RENT A BARTENDER | BARTENDER GUIDE, FUN FACTS

We have a simple philosophy: be a guest at your own party. Maybe you’re on the fence about hiring a private bartender for your next event: this article covers reasons why doing so will help enhance the event.

why the perfect balanced cocktail does not exist

BY RENT A BARTENDER | COCKTAILS, FUN FACTS

Cocktail varieties, like people’s tastes, are an infinite variable. From sweet to bitter to tangy, there are is an endless combination of flavors and mixtures cocktails can have. Read on!

Planning an office party in the GTA means having a competent bartender

OFFICE PARTY IN THE GTA: HOW TO HAVE FUN (AND SAFE) HOME/OFFICE PARTIES THIS HOLIDAY SEASON

BY RENT A BARTENDER | BARTENDER GUIDE, EVENTS, TIPS & HELP

As the temperatures drop and the new year approaches, it’s time to get everyone from the neighborhood or office together for some good, old-fashioned merriment. Holiday parties are a yearly tradition. In fact, most people end up going to several of them each winter….

Bartending as a side hustle can be a lucrative way to learn a new skill

Bartending as a Side Hustle

BY RENT A BARTENDER | BARTENDING JOBS IN TORONTO

Have you thought about bartending, but don’t want to commit to it full time? Have you wondered if you could do it on the weekends or at private events? Read more!

Hiring a bartender for a private event

Hiring a Bartender for a Private Party: What to Look for

BY RENT A BARTENDER | BARTENDER GUIDE, FUN FACTS

Considering hiring a bartender for a private party? You’ve probably scrolled through google results, checked reviews, asked friends what the best company is. Do you really know what to look for?

how to be like the perfect cocktail in 2022

BY RENT A BARTENDER | BARTENDER GUIDE, COCKTAILS, TIPS & HELP

With any luck, you’re going to be in close proximity to an awesome cocktail bar on New Year’s Eve. When you’re looking for inspiration for your New Year’s resolutions, perhaps the perfect place to look is to your favorite cocktails. Cocktails are full of wit and…

stocking your home bar: essential tools and drinks

BY RENT A BARTENDER | RESOURCES

Enjoying an adequately stocked home bar is one of those rare pleasures in life that make you wonder why you didn’t invest in them sooner. Still, stocking your home bar may pose a challenge many are unprepared for. It’s essential to start small, with the drinks you…

Professional mixologists serving the greater Toronto area

how to be a responsible host

BY RENT A BARTENDER | BARTENDER GUIDE

When you’re hosting a party or an event, it goes without saying that alcohol will be served. However, if you’re not responsible with it, your guests’ good time could turn sour in more ways than one. To ensure everyone stays safe and healthy throughout your party and…

the anatomy of a craft cocktail

BY RENT A BARTENDER | COCKTAILS

Craft cocktails have taken the cocktail drinking world by storm. It’s a hot phrase, but the meaning can sometimes be unclear, as bars often use it as a specific term. With craft cocktails, all the ingredients are handmade and tailored explicitly to the drink. The…

What's the Difference between a bartender and a mixologist?

BY RENT A BARTENDER | BARTENDER GUIDE, FUN FACTS

Mention the term “mixologist” nowadays, and most people will give you the side-eye. For many, mixologists are merely glorified bartenders, as if the two terms could always be used interchangeably. Perhaps this aversion stems from the overuse of the word, especially in…

Hire a bartender: what to look for

Hire a Bartender: What to look for

BY RENT A BARTENDER | BARTENDER GUIDE, FUN FACTS

Looking to hire a bartender for a private event? This can be a daunting task especially if its your first time. Read more for some useful tips on what to look for.

BARTENDING IS HARD, LET US DO IT

BY RENT A BARTENDER | BARTENDER GUIDE

Planning a party or hosting a private event? Finding good bartenders is a tough job. They have to be able to juggle bottles, mix countless cocktails, keep everyone’s glasses filled and keep a smile on their face – it’s enough to make your head spin! Problem solved. Rentabartender.ca is here to save the day and turn your party into the event of the season!

learn to bartend, by bartending

BY RENT A BARTENDER | BARTENDER GUIDE

Are you a social butterfly with a knack for mixing up tasty drinks? Do you dream of turning that passion into income and dazzling guests with your bartender skills? Guess what – Rentabartender.ca is the perfect opportunity for you to do just that, learning the art of bartending by actually bartending!

the worst event staffing mistakes and how to avoid them

BY RENT A BARTENDER | GUIDE

Event staffing looks easy on its surface. Just hire enough bodies to fill the event, and the rest will fall into place, right? Ah, if only it were that simple, but it isn’t. Event staffing mistakes can’t happen. It’s that simple. Make sure you’re not committing these cardinal sins. 

IT IS LESS ABOUT WHAT YOU'LL LEARN, THEN WHAT YOU WILL BE ABLE TO DO

BY RENT A BARTENDER | GUIDE

Are you ready to start on a new adventure filled with delicious cocktails, unforgettable experiences, and endless opportunities? Then RentaBartender.ca has the perfect recipe for your success! 

It’s not just about what you’ll learn, but what you’ll be able to do. 

Bartending: flexible and fun part time employment on the side

BY RENT A BARTENDER | GUIDE

The lively and social nature of bartending is essential in making sure event guests have the best experience possible.

A Professional mixologist is also a logistics professional, a prep worker and a planning specialist.

how to booat your 9 to 5 earnings with a side hustle as a bartender

BY RENT A BARTENDER | GUIDE

Everyone has a side hustle these days! At least it seems that way.
It become next to impossible to make ends meet without a secondary source of income.

Weekend work is a better option and that’s why event bartending through Toronto Bar School is an ideal solution.

corporate mixers made memorabel : why bartenders matter for business events

BY RENT A BARTENDER | GUIDE

Corporate events like mixers and team-building exercises can increase employee morale, reduce turnover, and unify your team. However, these events can sometimes carry with them an air of awkwardness that makes it hard to derive their full value.

BY RENT A BARTENDER | GUIDE

Got a creepy clever idea and need mixologists to execute it? Rent a Bartender’s mixologists undergo our intensive one-on-one training, and then we hire them to work events like your Halloween bash. That’s how we ensure quality. 

BY RENT A BARTENDER | GUIDE

Spooky season is upon us, which means the calendar is filling up fast with seasonal strolls, haunted hayrides, apple and pumpkin picking, oh, and maybe a Halloween party or two. This year, you want to throw the party to end all parties. What are some handy tips to elevate your event?

BY RENT A BARTENDER | GUIDE

Can you believe the spooky season is already upon us? Unfortunately, your bank balance is scarier than any flick you’ve seen in the theatre lately. 

The Importance Of Professional Bartending at Your Next Event

BY RENT A BARTENDER | BARTENDER GUIDE

In today’s fast-paced event planning industry, attention to detail is paramount. While all aspects of an event are critical, one often overlooked yet vital component is professional bartending. This service does more than merely serve drinks; it enhances the overall guest experience, maintains a safe and comfortable environment, and can even contribute to the event’s theme. With the right bartending service, such as the one provided by Rent a Bartender, you can make your next event not only enjoyable but also memorable.

sustainable bartending: Eco-friendly practices behind the bar

BY RENT A BARTENDER | BARTENDER GUIDE

Bar and restaurant software Glimpse reports that overpouring causes six ounces a litter of alcohol loss, which cuts down a bar’s revenue by 18 percent.

Beyond the profitability aspect, which hurts enough, you must also consider the painful aspect of wastefulness.

Here are some strategies you can utilize to cut down on waste around the bar.

Building Trust and ensuring success: Why a deposit system helps to grow

BY RENT A BARTENDER | BARTENDER GUIDE

At Rentabartender.ca our number one goal is to provide our clients with the best possible experience no matter how big or how small their event is, and reliable freelance bartenders that take pride in their professionalism.

Our clients trust us and we aim to reward their trust with an unforgettable experience.

Warmin' up for the winter: can't-miss cocktails to make your cols nights less lonely

BY RENT A BARTENDER | BARTENDER GUIDE

Have the winter doldrums hit in full force this year? While some of us love winter, many more of us dream of spring so we can leave the short days and freezing cold nights behind.

BY RENT A BARTENDER | BARTENDER GUIDE, HALLOWEEN

Halloween is a festive occasion for everyone to enjoy, even younger guests like children and adults who prefer not to consume alcohol. Eschewing the booze for your Halloween party guarantees you don’t have to see your favourite people transform into monster on a rampage.

BY RENT A BARTENDER | BARTENDER GUIDE, HALLOWEEN

The only thing scarier than running out of candy on Halloween is waking up the morning of November 1st with a wicked hangover. You can’t take down the orange and black décor or throw away the spent Jack-O-Lantern when you feel like this!

BY RENT A BARTENDER | BARTENDER GUIDE, HALLOWEEN

A hauntingly hypnotic Halloween cocktail is taken to the next level with the right garnish. Its the piece de la resistance that gets everyone’s tongues wagging and their phones snapping.

It only takes a dash of ingenuity to transform your Halloween party into a bewitching affair.

BY RENT A BARTENDER | BARTENDER GUIDE

Most people attend a party to let loose, but not you. You’re here to work and earn some tips. In all the festive atmosphere . It’s sometimes easy to forget the supplies you need or bring the correct quantity. 

BY RENT A BARTENDER | BARTENDER / MIXOLOGIST GUIDE

One of the top questions our bartenders and mixologists get is, what should we serve? Here is our go-to list.

Vodka: Potato, grain, Stolichnaya, Smirnoff (Upgrade: Belvedere, not Goose)

Gin: London Dry, Old Tom, Bombay + Tanqueray, Beefeater (dry). Empress (It’s purple !)

Rum: White, Dark, Spiced with Bacardi, Sailor Jerry 

Tequila: Blanco, Reposado, Anejo, Cazadores

Whiskey: Rye, Bourbon, Scotch, Irish, and Japanese

 

BY RENT A BARTENDER | BARTENDER GUIDE, THANKSGIVING

What’s your favourite part of the Thanksgiving meal?

If you answered dessert, you’re in luck. So many cocktails have a delectable depth of flavour and enough richness and nuance to stand in for Thanksgiving dessert.

Yes, you read that right. The one dessert you might look forward to all year needn’t come on a plate.

Curious as to how we can make your next event epic?

Find out How!