Friday 12th – Saturday 13th October 2018 St George’s Hall, Liverpool
The UK’s leading cocktail festival is back to deliver a double header of cocktail creativity in one of the worlds leading neo classical buildings – St Georges Hall.
Secret speakeasies, members bars, party venues and glamorous institutions are coming together in pop-up form to celebrate the quality and diversity of Liverpool’s world class cocktail scene. From the Albert Docks to The Baltic Triangle to popular Seel Street in just a few short sips, guests are invited to get shoulder-to-shoulder with the cities leading bartenders to celebrate the craft of the cocktail.
From the decadent Belle Epoque period of the late 1800’s through prohibition, retro cocktails and modern drinks guests of the event will take a journey through the golden ages of the cocktail under the expert guidance of bars including Berry and Rye, 81 LTD, Filter and Fox and The Alchemist.
Founder Andrew Scutts comments:
“After an incredible launch in 2017 we are delighted to be returning in 2018 in the stunning surroundings of St George’s Hall. With a leading line-up of bars and a great selection of unique drinking experiences we can’t wait to build upon the success of last year”
Guests will also be able to enjoy a new immersive drinks experience at Cocktails in the City. The Tasting Rooms hosted in partnership with leading online drinks retailer 31Dover.com, is a 30-minute intimate series of tasting sessions with three craft producers in a private setting.
Additional experiences also include interactive Espresso Martini master classes with Tia Maria and The Coffee Project, and foraged cocktails with The Botanist Gin.
“a delectable festival of drinks”
Conde Nast Traveller
The Line Up:
81 Ltd – Aether – Aloha – Berry & Rye – Bold Street Coffee – Crazy Pedro’s – Dockleaf – El Bandito – Filter + Fox – Furnival’s Well – Red Door – Santa Chupitos – Smugglers Cove – The Alchemist