Each year, holiday lights, cocktails, decorations, music and ugly sweaters take over bars across the country at Miracle Bar and Sippin’ Santa pop-up events. The holiday pop-ups started in New York City in 2014. Since then, the concept has exploded and Miracle Bars can be found in cities around the world.

This year the ongoing coronavirus pandemic has resulted in restrictions and regulations on restaurants and bars that put the viability of the pop-up events in question.

But fans of drinks like Jingle Balls Nog, the Fruitcake Flip and Christmapolitan may be happy to hear that despite the challenges of 2020, Miracle Bar and Sippin’ Santa are happening.

In metro Phoenix, two downtown Phoenix bars will host Christmas-themed pop up events for the 2020 holiday season.

The Hilton Garden Inn’s rooftop bar Floor 13 will shine bright this holiday season and Bitter & Twisted Cocktail Parlour, which recently