Slinging cocktails is a whole lot different from slinging punches. If you ask me, putting mixologists known for tailoring sweet concoctions into a fighting ring sounds like nothing but trouble. And selfishly we don't want them to get hurt because that would mean they can't mix our drinks. Either way, during the upcoming Bartender's Brawl, an amateur fighting series, you can see how their defense skills pan out. Participants from bars and clubs around town were trained for four to eight weeks by professional fighters, so that they can slug around in a ring for your viewing pleasure. After-party at Suite. For more information, visit www.bartendersbrawl.com.