On October 14th, Margaritaville Las Vegas Reclaimed the Guinness World Record for the Largest Margarita Ever Made in Celebration of the Margaritaville Casino Opening at Flamingo
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LAS VEGAS (OCTOBER 14, 2011) â€“ On Oct. 14th at 5 Oâ€™clock in the evening Margaritaville broke the World Record for the largest margarita ever made as verified by Guinness World Records. The event was part of the Grand Opening festivities for the new Margaritaville Casino at Flamingo in Las Vegas.
Â Halfway through the ceremony celebrating the new World Record, Jimmy Buffett surprised fans by coming out and raising a glass of Lucky Rita with the Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team along with Flamingoâ€™s Rick Mazer and Margaritavilleâ€™s Tamara Baldanza in front of more than 1,000 Parrotheads and onlookers.
Â â€œMuch appreciation for these great wounded warriors, who Iâ€™ve worked with for a long time. Gentleman, thank you for coming out. Weâ€™re going to have a good time this weekend. Let the FIN begin,â€ said Buffett.