New York City in the summer is a strange and exhilarating place. You could spend the season inside your box-size apartment fruitlessly attempting to cool down by bear-hugging AC. Alternatively, you can head to a friendly bar and frozen margaritas, piña coladas, and a variety of alcoholic slushies in an effort to stay cool, or at least inebriated enough to not care how much you’re sweating. The frozen cocktail is the ultimate celebration of the season—here are our five favorite places in NYC to get tipsy off frozen dranks.

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