Cocktail Robotics Grand Challenge
DNA Lounge San Francisco
Sunday, July 15, 2018 5:00 PMOpen Format
Do you like ROBOTS? And DRINKING? Experience incredible robot bartenders serving you drinks, lovingly crafted with MAD SCIENCE by the finest competitors in the art of robotics and bartending.You probably won't get wet. Probably.Or disassembled. Probably.Spectators and Victims:Admission includes two robot drink chips to spend at any cocktail robot. Additional drink chips will be available for $6 each. Human meatsack attendees must be 21 or older.Robots and Builders:Do you have a drink-serving robotic contraption whose powers of automated intoxication must be shared with the world? Have you created a pulsing, apocalyptic juggernaut of booze and steel?Can it go the distance? Do you think your cocktail robot has a chance at winning the title of Best Robot Bartender? Then Sign up at the registration page!We supply the booze and you bring a robot bartender with whom you'll wow, delight, and intoxicate attendees, and our panel of celebrity judges, for $1,000 in cash prizes!The contest entry fee is $45 per robot. This also includes entry to the event for your build team.If you'd rather just exhibit your robot without all the judgement of entering the contest, admission is free! Just let us know on the sign-up page.Judging will be based on:• Style and Grace: How clever, how dapper is that robot of yours?• Efficiency of Intoxication: Are the drinks it makes good?• Full-Assery: The opposite of halfassery. Does the infernal device actually work, or do you have to stand there tweaking it constantly?• This Will End Badly: Extra consideration will be given for terrible ideas and Mad Science.