Events Calendar for Discerning Drinkers

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April events

UK - The Wine & Spirits Show

What: The show returns again after a sell-out event in 2019 which gathered 1,500 guests and 350 professionals. This year, they introduce a New Products Zone showcasing the latest products on the market, including non-alcoholic brands and innovations in design. The G&T bar returns where bartenders will demonstrate how to mix the perfect drink, while The Global Masters Zones will present award-winning wines and spirits for guests to sample.
When: 3-4 April 2020
Where: Royal Horseguards Hotel, London, UK
More info: WineAndSpiritsShow.com


Ireland - Dublin Drinks Mixer

What: One of Ireland's largest drinks shows, Dublin Drinks Mixer showcases over 60 exhibitors during a two-day event. Drinks enthusiasts and those from the trade are all welcomed. Besides samples of a range of spirits from around the world including craft brands, guests will have the opportunity to experience food pairings and masterclasses. Tickets can be purchased on the Dublin Drinks Mixer website.
When: 17-18 April 2020
Where: Dublin Convention Centre, Spencer Dock, Dublin
More info: DublinDrinksMixer.com


Italy - Vinitaly

Trade-only
What: The largest international wine and spirits trade-only show in Italy. 2019 saw over 4,000 exhibitors and more than 400 events over the four-day show. This year marks the 54th edition, and the exhibition offers more networking opportunities, tasting sessions and a full programme of events.
When: 19-22 April 2020
Where: Verona, Italy
More info: Vinitaly.com


France - Rhum Fest Paris

What: A leading rum show returns for its 7th edition offering a vibrant event for rum enthusiasts. Covering rum culture, tastings and heritage, this is one of the largest rum festivals in the world.
When: TBC, 2020
Where: Paris, France
More info: RhumFestParis.com


Scotland - Spirit of Speyside Whisky Festival

What: The Spirit of Speyside Whisky Festival brings together drink producers of the region. More details coming soon.
When: 29 April - 4 May 2020
Where: Scotland
More info: SpiritofSpeyside.com



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