• August 20th, 2018Begin Accepting Entries for Bacardi Legacy Cruise Competition
  • September 21st, 2018Last Day to Submit Entries for the Bacardi Legacy Cruise Competition
  • October 8th, 2018Top 5 Bacardi Legacy Cruise cocktail entries announced
  • February 2019Bacardi Legacy Cruise Competition Finals (in Puerto Rico)
  • Spring 2019Bacardi Legacy Global Cocktail Competition Finals (in Amsterdam)


Top 20 Cruise Cocktail Recipes

USD $100 prize monies each

All five (5) Finalists

Accommodations in Puerto Rico for finals event
USD $1,000 prize monies

The 2019 BACARDI® Legacy Cruise Bartender of the Year

Accommodations and flight to Global Finals (location to be confirmed) and
USD $4,000 prize monies

Official Rules &

To participate in this competition, you must be 21 years of age or older, a non-US citizen, in the beverage department on a cruise or ferry line, and submit an original cocktail using either BACARDI® Superior, BACARDI® Gold, or BACARDI® 8.


Cocktails will be judged by a panel of renowned global brand ambassadors, mixologists, and industry leaders. Read more for further details.