• Do you supply the alcohol?​​

    • ABQ BarKeeps does not supply the alcohol. We specialize in open bar services where we help you to customize a drink menu, and a shopping list. You as the host purchase the alcohol and we will take care of the rest. We even make sure any unused alcohol at the end of the night makes it back to the host.

  • How many BarKeeps are needed for an event?

    • We suggest at least 1 BarKeep per 100 guests. If your bar service has many speciality drinks then we would suggest an additional BarKeep so that you have quality and efficient service. ​

  • What is your pricing for travel around New Mexico​​​​?

    • Anywhere in the Albuquerque Metro, Rio Rancho, Bernalillo, is free of charge for travel. Santa Fe is $35.00, Española is $50.00, Las Cruces is $130.00. If your event is in another part of New Mexico, we charge $0.58/mile, please inquire for pricing. 

  • Are you licensed and insured?

    • Yes! We are the only company in New Mexico that has fully licensed bartenders and host liquor liability. 

  • Once I have booked with ABQ BarKeeps what happens next?

    • We will be in touch with you to customize your shopping list ​and drink menu. We love helping our clients customize drinks for his and hers at weddings, themed beverages for holiday parties, and even speciality non-alcoholic beverages. 

  • Does my time for BarKeep Service include set-up and clean-up?

    • The 4 hour BarKeep service is only for your service portion of your event. We always arrive at our events at least 1 hour early to set up the bar. At the end of the service we take care of all breakdown and clean up of the bar and beverage service. ​

  • My Venue does not allow outside alcohol service, what else can ABQBarKeeps do for me?

    • Even though ABQBarKeeps specializes in traveling bartending, we have many other services that can help make any celebration extra special. We have servers and host attendants available for extra help to make your event run smooth. Glassware and lawn games for rental, coffee and cocoa service, and even speciality non-alcoholic beverages. 

  • How many guests do 1 gallon of your specialty drinks serve?

    • On average 1 gallon of our beverages makes 12-15 servings. 5 gallons of our beverages makes 60-70 servings. Depending on your guests and other beverages you are offering will depend on how many gallons we suggest. This is something that will be discussed in your consultation after booking. 

  • Is there any deposit for the service?

    • Yes, once you book your event with us, we require a $100.00 deposit which gets applied to your service. The remainder of the bill is due by the day of the service. ABQ BarKeeps accepts cash, check or Venmo or credit cards with a 2.5% service fee. 

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