Shake it up at the 2nd Annual Craft Spirits and Cocktail Festival in Downtown Chandler! From 5pm to 9pm on Saturday, April 25, 2015 more than 2,000 21+ fans of Arizona’s burgeoning booze scene will have the opportunity to sample dozens of diverse alcoholic beverages fit for fans of all types, from the alcohol apprentice to the cocktail connoisseur.
While the bulk of walk-around tasting events in and around town involve food, wine and beer, the Craft Spirits and Cocktail Festival will mix things up with a special celebration of the state’s explosive cocktail culture and all the camaraderie, companionship and community-building that comes with it. Attendees will even find a couple craft beer and wine cocktails thrown in to the mix.
Distillers on the bill for the evening include Spring 44 Distilling, Knob Creek, Basil Hayden, Beam Suntory, Roger Clyne’s Mexican Moonshine Tequila, Deep Eddy Vodka, Headbanger, Garrison Brothers Distillery, Smooth Ambler Spirits, AZ Bitters Lab, San Tan Brewery, Prichard’s Distillery, Clement, Corsair Artisan, Bittermens, Desert Diamond Distillery, Copper City Bourbon, and more.
Along with a multitude of unique cocktails guests will enjoy DJ spun tunes, bartending and mixology competitions, tasty food from local restaurants and promotional giveaways. General Admission is $40 and includes 15 tasting tickets to sample a variety of craft and boutique distillers, serving up cocktails and tastes of their delicious spirits. Tastings include generous pours of a variety of different spirits, cocktails and craft beer. To purchase tickets click here.
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