Break out the limes and sea salt, you’ll need them to help you celebrate National Tequila Day! You’ll also need some festive cocktails recipes to help you enjoy the Tequila if you’re not one for straight shots. Don’t worry, we got you covered. Here in the southwest, Tequila is one of our specialties. Take your pick of these refreshing cocktails below in honor of National Tequila Day!

Coconut Margarita

Photo and recipe courtesy of Gimme Some Oven

If you love margaritas and love coconut, then you’ll undoubtedly enjoy the two together! Just add some tequila and you’ve got yourself a deliciously refreshing cocktail. Now, this is how you celebrate National Tequila Day! Get the recipe here.

Watermelon Tequila Cocktail

Photo and recipe courtesy of Rasa Malayasia

If you love a light cocktail that isn’t full of sugar, then this is the cocktail for you on National Tequila Day. Refreshing watermelon and tequila go magically together. This is one cocktail that will quench your thirst! Get the recipe here.

Paloma Cocktail

Photo and recipe courtesy of Grab a Plate

This light and zesty cocktail is perfect for citrus lovers–bonus if you’re also a tequila lover. Try this festive cocktail on National Tequila Day to give your Friday the kick it needs. Get the recipe here.

Tequila Limeade

Photo and recipe courtesy of Mantitlement 

There is no excuse when it comes to this tequila cocktail. It’s super easy to make, takes all of two minutes, and is the perfect combination for a summer cocktail. Happy National Tequila Day.