Whiskey and Fine Spirits Festival
Festival is bigger than ever - featuring a wide collection of spirits from around the
world including premium whiskey, scotch, malts, bourbon, rum,
vodka, gin, tequila and more. Guests will also have the chance
to sample fare from local restaurants, shake hands with top
industry representatives, and chat one-on-one with Master Distillers
at this exclusive event. There will also be an on-site PA Fine
Wine and Good Spirits Store for guests to purchase their favorite
selection, or place a special order. VIP TASTING / EARLY ACCESS:
Our exclusive VIP tasting, offered from 5:00pm – 6:30pm,
will grant ticket holders early access to the Festival and will
include rare and special spirits with master distillers and
spirits representatives, as well as a special food pairing.
VIP guests can also take a behind-the-scenes stadium tour of
the stadium and will receive a $15 gift card to Fine Wine &
Good Spirits Stores, along with more gifts. All VIP guests are
invited to continue their experience during the Grand Tasting
at 6:30 PM. GRAND TASTING / GENERAL ADMISSION (6:30pm –
9:00pm): The Grand Tasting will feature more spirits than ever.
The tasting will feature over 100 premium spirits from around
the world, including whiskey, scotch, bourbon, tequila, gin,
rum, and vodka. Guests can converse with master distillers and
industry representatives, enjoy cuisine from the area’s
best restaurants, and purchase their favorite spirits from the
event at the on-site Fine Wine & Good Spirits Store. Guests
can even have their bottles signed by the distillers themselves!
Single Malt Whisky Extravaganza
JLadies and Gentlemen are cordially invited to enjoy a connoisseur's evening featuring rare & exceptional single
malt, Scotch and unique whiskies from around the world. The
evening includes a delicious dinner buffet as well as a selection
of premium imported cigars for our guests' later enjoyment.
The Single Malt & Scotch Whisky Extravaganza brings the
discerning enthusiast the opportunity to sample the participating
whiskies in a sophisticated and elegant environment with genuine
camaraderie and knowledgeable representatives from each participating
distillery. All events from 7:00pm - 9:00pm. Registration begins
at 7:00pm. Business casual, Jackets preferred. No denim or athletic
attire. Tickets: Society Members: $135. Non-Member Guests: $150.
Purchase Tickets Here!
Tickets may also be purchased by
phone at 800.990.1991. Must be 21 years of age.
Bourbon & BBQ Festival
Join us at the festival for a great day
of beer sippin', bourbon tastin', music listenin', cigar smokin',
and barbeque eatin'. Your admission buys you a sampling glass
so you can enjoy an ALL-YOU-CARE–TO-TASTE sampling of
beer and bourbon. Some of the best barbeque vendors are on-site
if you get hungry all while enjoying seminars in the tasting
theater and LIVE music all day. Over 58,000 beer and bourbon
lovers have joined us for the last five years and this year
is sure to be another SELL OUT! Get ready to squeal like a pig!
Saturday VIP Bacon & Whole Hog Session – Noon - 6pm
(food served in VIP areas from Noon – 2pm only. Last call
is at 5:45pm) and Saturday Regular Session – 2pm - 6pm.
Golden Nugget’s 1st American Craft Whiskey Festival
The event kicks off on Friday night at 7pm with a Whiskey Dinner hosted by Master of Whiskey Peter O’Conner and Miss Cheetah Fletcher where guests can enjoy an exhilarating evening of world
class whiskey, cigars and turn of the century American fare
created by Executive Chef Bobby Hettmannsperger. The decadent
dinner will feature several expressions of Bulleit Bourbon and
George Dickel Whiskies. Tickets can be purchased for $75 plus
fees and taxes. The Grand Tasting Experience will also take
place on Friday from 7pm to 11pm and on Saturday from 3pm to
8pm and will be hosted by Masters of Whiskey Kevin Loser, Sean
O’Rourke, Cheetah Fletcher and Peter O’Connor. During
the experience, guests can partake in 10 different sample tastings
of artisan whiskies and barrel aged barley beers. Whiskey connoisseurs
will also have the chance to join in on master mixology classes,
educational seminars and pot still demonstrations. The two day
event will feature culinary delights by Executive Chef Bobby
Hettmannsperger and live entertainment. Whiskey Festival tickets
can be purchased for $49 (one day pass) and $79 (two day pass).
Guests can also purchase tickets to both the Friday night Whiskey
Dinner and the Saturday Whiskey Festival for $99. Ticket prices do not include fees and taxes.
The Monte Carlo Whisky Conference
Collectors, Investors and Connoisseurs of the finest whiskies are invited
to gather in the Principality of Monaco for the debut edition
of The Monte Carlo Whisky Conference, the world's most exclusive
whisky event showcasing the rarest whiskies. Fifty golden ticket
holders will gain unprecedented access to leading whisky experts
and to some of the finest collectable whiskies with a total
value of €500,000. There will be a special focus on whisky
as an investment. David Robertson who founded The Whisky Trading
Co Ltd, the world’s first Whisky Investment business,
will host a seminar on whisky investing titled 'Liquid Gold
or Lead Balloon?' The experts, who will also present some extremely
rare and precious malts at their individual master classes include;
Dr Bill Lumsden, Production Director of the Glenmorange Group;
Dr Sam Simmons, Global Brand Ambassador, The Balvenie; Ronnie
Cox, Global Brand Ambassador, The Glenrothes and Richard Paterson,
Master Blender, The Dalmore. Paterson will also host a pre-conference
whisky tasting of The Dalmore Constellation in Monte Carlo 1st
October 2013. "It will be the most exclusive and expensive
tasting of The Dalmore ever," says Paterson explaining
that the total value of the four single malts to be tasted at
the event will be €47,000.