Have you heard about Halifax’s brand new festival dedicated to the city’s emerging cocktail culture?
You may know a little, or a lot about the event, but here is EVERYTHING you need to know about Drink Atlantic Cocktail Festival.
WHAT IS DRINK ATLANTIC?
Drink Atlantic is a cocktail festival hosted by The Coast and The Clever Barkeep that aims to unite local bartenders, industry leaders, fine spirits, fresh products and serve artisan cocktails. This is a festival that celebrates Halifax’s cocktail movement and innovative bar programs.
WHEN DOES THE EVENT TAKE PLACE?
June 7, 8, 9, 2018
There are a TON of world-renown bartenders coming to Halifax for the Drink Atlantic festival. They’re the celebrities of the alcoholic beverage world and they’re going to blow us away at the festival’s events.
Here’s a little bit about some of these cocktail celebs:
GN CHAN (NYC)
Where to find Gn during Drink Atlantic:
ALVIN RAMCHURN [Canadian Brand Ambassador – Hendrick’s Gin, Toronto]
Where to find Alvin during Drink Atlantic:
OTHER GUEST BARTENDERS INCLUDE:
TALL SIPS ARE BACK IN HALIFAX!
Tall Sips is a citywide celebration of cocktail culture in Halifax.
We encourage everyone—salty sailors, visitors from afar and neighbourhood friends—to explore the city and enjoy the local refreshment scene. Grab a passport from the official participating locations listed here and sail your way through the pubs, patios and bistros that have made Halifax a legendary port of call.
For those souls of legal drinking age, specialty cocktails made for this week are priced at $8. No additional purchase is necessary to enjoy Tall Sips libations.
Tall Sips kicks off with the Drink Atlantic Cocktail Festival, June 7 to 9. Drink Atlantic features tasting rooms, seminars and events led by special guest bartenders, hosted by The Clever Barkeep. Tickets available now.
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