What You'll Get
Choose from Three Options
- $19 for a club crawl and nightlife tour for one ($80 value)
- $38 for a club crawl and nightlife tour for two ($160 value)
- $76 for a club crawl and nightlife tour for four ($320 value)
Club tours include the following:
- VIP entry to up to four premium nightclubs, plus no waiting in line
- VIP host to ensure you get to each venue
Alcohol Proof: Of Taxation and Libations
Check out Groupon’s guide to alcohol proof to learn the reasoning behind the way a drink’s potency is measured.
Different drinks pack different punches depending on how much they’ve been fermented and distilled—and the way that alcohol content is measured differs depending on where it’s made. The typical lager contains 4–5% alcohol by volume (ABV) and the typical whiskey or vodka rings in at 40% ABV, but spirits are more commonly measured in proof and chest-hair growth. In America, the typical whiskey is 80 proof—double the ABV percentage when measured at 60 degrees Fahrenheit. In the United States, the standard proof equals 100, on a scale that ranges from 0 to a theoretical 200. (In reality, not all water and barley tears can be distilled out of ethanol, making the maximum distilled spirit 191 proof).
The French scale, on the other hand, uses 100% ABV as 100 proof and 100% water as 0 proof—which would seem to be more straightforward. In fact, the apparent arbitrariness of the American system stretches back to the tax laws of 16th-century England. In those days, liquors were taxed according to the amount of alcohol they contained. To measure this, officials would soak a pellet of gunpowder in the liquor and put a flame to it. If the pellet burned steadily with a blue flame, it was considered “proof;” if it failed to burn, it would be considered underproof—likely watered down—and if it burned out quickly, it was overproof. “Proof,” it turns out, was roughly 57.1% ABV—roughly the same as a typical English 100-proof liquor today. Simplifying that system gave the United States its current double-sized scale.
Staff Size: 11–25 people
Average Duration of Services: 4+ hours
Brands Used: Hyde, XS, Drai’s, Tryst, Chateau, Omnia, Hakkasan
Recommended Age Group: Adults
Most Popular Attraction/Offering: The “After Dark” Tour
The Fine Print
Promotional value expires 120 days after purchase. Amount paid never expires. May be repurchased every 90 days. Valid only within 20 miles of zip code 89109. Must be 21 or older with valid ID. Reservation required 48hrs in advance. Credit card required at booking. Subject to availability. Merchant's standard cancellation policy applies (any fees not to exceed voucher price). Limit 1/person, may buy 1 as gift. Limit 2/household. Valid only for option purchased. Meeting place is in front of a different Casino each week and listed on web site. Dress code applies. Not valid 5/28/16, 5/29/16, 11/24/16, 12/24/16, 12/25/16, 12/31/16. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.