Most frequent questions and answers

We exclusively employ bartenders with up-to-date certifications from local Alcohol & Beverage Commission. You can be confident that we will provide the most qualified and experienced bartenders for your event.

Individual circumstances can affect this, but as a general rule you will need 1 bartender for 75-100 guest

We suggest reserving your date as soon as your event is confirmed. At least 2 weeks advanced notice is ideal, but don’t be afraid to contact us at the last minute; we will do our best to accommodate your needs.

You can supply your own alcohol by selecting any of our packages, or you can choose to work with one of our liquor distributor partners and they will supply the alcohol for your event. This includes deep discounts, delivery and free returns of all products that are unopened. We are happy to assist you with whichever option best suits your needs!

  • Bar service for 4 hours (minimum) & 1 hour of set-up
  • Bartender’s mixing tools: Pour spouts for 750ml bottles, Bottle opener, Garnish caddie, Napkin caddie, Napkins, Straws, Ice bin, Shakers, Ice scoop, Wine opener, Knife, and Cutting Board, liquor liability insurance.
  • This Package Includes: bartender, liquor liability insurance, two tiered six foot portable bar with linens, serving bins, spill mat, shaker, wine key, bottle opener, clear plastic cups, coolers, ice, straws, beverage napkins, water, Coke, Diet Coke, 7-Up, club soda, tonic, ginger ale, cranberry juice, orange juice, margarita mix, lemons, limes and garnish. Recycle cups available on request!

Gratuity is not included on the invoice unless the client prefers it. Usually clients will choose either to tip the bartenders in advance, or allow us to display an event-appropriate tip jar so that guests can tip the bartender if they please. We ask that the client notify us in advance if he or she prefers to tip in advance. Gratuity amount is left up to the client’s discretion, but a gratuity of $20.00 per hour, per bartender is the minimum.

Yes. A 50% deposit is due upon receipt of the With A Twist Bartending Service Event Agreement, which is required to reserve your date. The balance is due two weeks prior to the event date. All events must be paid in advance of event. You’ll receive a full refund if you cancel more than 30 days from your event date. Cancellations made within 30 days of your event will not be refunded. The remaining payment is due by the event date.

You are able to pay online through the electronic invoice that will be sent to you by email.

Yes! This is one of the main reasons our customers continue to use our service. Rest assured if something happens, we have the insurance to cover it. We have a $1,000,000 liquor liability policy as well as a $1,000,000 General Liability policy.

Our Bartender Only service starts at $200.00 for 5 hours. This is our minimum. We can add additional Bartenders if needed at a rate of $40.00 hr.
Our “Complete Bar Package” is a fixed price per guest per hour. The average is about $.70 per guest per hour but we can discuss all the options on the phone, so you can make the best decision.

Yes, we do! We do charge a travel service fee of $30.00 – $80.00 depending on the distance to be traveled.

Absolutely! Our bartenders are more than capable and willing to serve non-alcoholic drinks for your guests.

Of course! Just tell us what you’re looking for. Start by letting us know what your special occasion is and what colors you’re using for the celebration, what your liquor preference is, and what kind of taste you want for the drink (sweet/sour/spicy/etc.). Our liquor distributor partners are expert as well at determining what the best option is for you as well.

Click the “Get A Quote” button and choose your location!
Once we have all the details in place we’ll send you a With A Twist Event Agreement. Once you accept it and make your deposit, your date will be secured with us and we can move on to the fun part!


Feel free to check out our alcohol estimator > Click Here

FREE Alcohol Cost Calculator

We will assist you in determining exactly how much alcohol is needed at your party. Dont get caught in the trap of paying for “all you can drink plans” others offer.

With A Twist Bartending Service provides expert bartenders, cocktail servers and bartending service for private parties, weddings and any special events in Denver, Michigan, Chicago, Omaha and Minneapolis St. Paul metro areas. Relax and be a guest at your own party with a fully catered bartending service with some of the best bartenders in your area! From intimate themed parties for a few to large events for a few thousand, our professional, liquor liability insured bartenders will make your party run smoothly, and ensure your guests are served safely and to the highest standard of service. With A Twist Bartending Service can help you plan every aspect of beverage service for your party.  We can help you with alcohol ordering, specialty drink planning, and every item you need to serve the drinks you want. We have years of experience and have made thousands of events across the country a success. Choose from a Complete Bar Package or Just the Bartender for your next party. We only work with the most experienced Denver, Chicago and Minneapolis bartenders that have demonstrated their trade in some of the best bars across the country. All With A Twist bartenders are TIPS certified and Liquor Liability Insured.  Your bartender will arrive at your party sharply dressed in black and with a sense of flair that will put your party over the top. We do not use a staffing agency, our bartenders are working events for us week after week. Enjoy being a guest at your own party and leave the work to us. Get A Quote today and reserve a bartender for your party!


With a Twist Bartending Service is the perfect accompaniment for weddings, corporate events and private parties!

Let us handle every aspect of beverage service and planning for your event. Our staff can bring everything including the alcohol for your full service bar, giving you more time to relax and enjoy the festivities with your guests. Bartending service for Denver, Boulder, Fort Collins, Colorado Springs, Minneapolis MN, and Chicago IL.


Denver: 720-934-9972
Chicago: 312-772-2858
Minneapolis: 612-424-2858
Sioux Falls: 605-951-3701
Email: withatwistbar@gmail.com

Denver Bartenders
565 E. 70th Ave. #6W, Denver CO

Chicago Bartenders
1550 N. Lasalle, Chicago IL

Minneapolis Bartenders
7600 West 27th St.
St. Louis Park, MN 55426

Sioux Falls Bartenders
26908 469th Ave.
Sioux Falls, SD 57106


  • The Wedding Day
  • Rehearsal
  • Reception
  • Bridal Parties
  • Bachelor Parties


  • Holiday Parties
  • Retirement Parties
  • Award Ceremonies
  • Company Parties
  • Special Events


  • Birthday Parties
  • College Graduations
  • Family Reunions
  • Sporting Events
  • Shows, Plays, Musicals