Events & tastings

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Bar Bushfire Shake-Up

The Made in the Shade Group has gathered Melbourne’s leading bars for a night of cocktails, pizza and an auction to support the current bushfire crisis.

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Melbourne Cocktail Festival

Melbourne is to host its first ever cocktail festival this February 26 – March 1, putting the spotlight on its renowned bars and hospitality community.

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Masterclass with Libbey: The Glass is the Link

Join Kevin Vollebregt, brand ambassador from Libbey Glass Europe, and bar manager Matt Linklater from acclaimed bar Black Pearl in Melbourne, at an exclusive

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Sugarcane Sunday Returns for 2018

Rum fans rejoice! The 2018 instalment of Sugarcane Sunday is set to take place on April 8.

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Jack Daniel's Presents: Tennessee Sessions

The Jack Daniel's Tennessee Sessions will be held around the country with dates in Brisbane, Melbourne, and Perth. February 27 - Boilermaker House, Melbourne

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Jigger Beaker Glass Tour

Inspired by Charles H Baker's 1939 inspirational travel drinks book Around the world with Jigger Beaker and Flask, Bacardi Brown-Forman Brands (BBFB) are

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Events Calendar for Discerning Drinkers

Our yearly calendar of events, seminars and tastings which we consider of interest to discerning drinkers. Those events which are drinks industry specific

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Ronnie's Reserve

The affable Ronnie Cox is both a well-known personality and something of a legend in the Scotch whisky industry where he has represented Berry Bros. &

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Bartenders' Choice Awards

This year marks the 10th anniversary of Bartenders' Choice Awards, an annual awards ceremony recognising and celebrating greatness in the Nordic hospitality

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Online Silent Auction by The Benevolent

Online Silent Auction gives you the chance to buy unique experiences, exclusive tickets to events and stock up on wine and spirits for Christmas while

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Why go to a bar show?

You only get so many weeks holiday and your partner is set on a beach holiday, so why should you instead fly to Athens, Berlin, London, New York, New Orleans

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Día de Muertos with Patrón Tequila

This November, Patrón Tequila celebrates Día de Muertos in style, launching immersive exhibitions and bar takeovers while featuring themed, signature

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RPM - Riva Pianeta Mixology

Hospitality (formerly known as Expo Riva Hotel), one of the biggest food and beverage trade events in Italy, returns for their 44th edition, and will be

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Minds Matter workshop by The Benevolent

Interested in learning how to look after yours and your colleagues' mental health and wellbeing? The Minds Matter workshop explores self-care and techniques

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Mark Ridgwell Scholarship

In memory of a legendary figure in the world of spirits, London Union & The Mixing Class launch The Mark Ridgwell Scholarship, offering six funded places

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Brighton Bar Awards

In the beginning there was man. Man got thirsty, invented tasty beverages and then began an industry around this activity so he could get together with

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BAROMETER International Bar Show

It's one of the biggest bar events in Europe with successful shows since 2016, and this year, Barometer was bigger and better.

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Roma Bar Show

The hotly-anticipated first edition of the Roma Bar Show kicked off at the Palazzo Dei Congressi between 23rd-24th September 2019, welcoming over 10,000

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The Negroni Experience

This year marks 100 years of the Negroni cocktail, and to celebrate the anniversary, The Negroni Experience was held at Six Storeys in Soho, London, between

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Disaronno Day - The Longest Shift

Amaretto Day has long been celebrated annually on 19th April and this year Disaronno are celebrating in style by throwing a global 24 hour party, a party