Shake and stir over to Palm Springs

For those bartenders who wish their life was more like Tom Cruise’s in Cocktail, this could be the break you’re looking for. The winner of the Palm Springs Cocktail Challenge will head to California to compete for ultimate mixmaster bragging rights in a Poolside Finale this September to be aired on Logo. So, just how is that jigger of yours?

DEETS: The Round-Up Saloon, 3912 Cedar Springs Road. 8 p.m. PalmSpringsCocktails.com.