Mexican restaurant runs ‘White Russian’ drink special as Pres. Trump comes to town


HUNTINGTON, WV (WOWK) – A Mexican restaurant in downtown Huntington, West Virginia is offering a drink special because President Donald Trump is visiting the city for a campaign rally tonight.

The Rio Grande Restaurant on 4th Avenue posted a sign outside today offering White Russians $1.99 and calling it a “Trump Special.”

President Trump is expected to speak at around 7pm Thursday at the Big Sandy Arena in Huntington, WV.

WV Governor Jim Justice is expected to switch his political affiliation tonight at the rally.

This is President’s Trump second visit to the Mountain State in two weeks. He spoke at the National Boy Scout Jamboree last week.

You can watch the president’s rally live at 7pm on provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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