Do you love a smooth bourbon? Have you always wanted to try gin? Is vodka your beverage of choice? We have all those and more for you at our inaugural celebration of spirits and cocktails!

Friday, September 16, 2022 – Tickets on sale 7/1/22

1–4 pm – to the trade only

6–9 pm – open to the public

PromoWest Pavilion at Ovation

You will enjoy several spirit varieties showcased as tasting samples and/or cocktails from some of your favorite local, regional, and national distillers.

Cincinnati Magazine has long celebrated the best food presented by our local restaurants, but our adult beverage and bar scene is just as strong, and this event is designed to rejoice in all the amazing deliciousness they bring to the table.

Currently accepting applications for:

  • Distiller tasting stations and lounges

  • Brand and industry educators

  • Bartenders to enter a variety of competitions and demonstrations

  • Restaurants who wish to showcase your food alongside taste-tempting drinks

If you fit into one of these categories and would like more information on participating in this amazing event, please submit your contact information and area of interest to Cecilia Rose at or (513) 477-7617.

If you are interested in placing your business in front of this high net-worth targeted audience, please contact our event sponsorship executive, Kirsten Werner-Reyes at or (513) 290-3212

Humongous thanks to our sponsors: The BMW Store, KMK Law, and Kerrygold