Also: “Vodka A Go Go” and “Gin A Go Go” and….
It’s PROOF, the Washington Distillers Guild’s annual tasting event with 40 local craft distilleries on hand offering tasty samples of their outstanding products. It’s happening this Saturday, July 12 at Fremont Studios, 155 N 35th St (in Fremont, natch). There’s also a zexy After Party at the W Hotel from 9:30 pm on that includes nibbles from Trace and music from DJ Riz.
Some of your favorite local distilleries are participating including OOLA and Batch 206, so don’t forget to pace yourself! It’s RAAAAAAAAL easy to get carried away at a booze tasting! Wear your Big Girl Drinking Caftan and eat food while drinking…there will be several restaurant exhibitors on hand including Trace, Manhattan, Blazing Bagels, Moonshine BBQ and more.
Don’t forget to bring your phone to call Uber or Lyft to get your tipsy bum safely home!!!
More info on this mouth watering event:
PROOF – Washington Distillers Festival
Saturday, July 12 at Fremont Studios
VIP Admission: 4pm-9pm
General Admission: 5pm-9pm
The second annual PROOF is the flagship tasting event for the craft distilleries that make up the Washington Distillers Guild, the largest of its kind in the nation. PROOF attendees will have the chance to sample award-winning spirits, and meet the craftsmen and women who are putting Washington on the global spirits map.
– Sample craft spirits from more than 40 Washington distilleries, including gin, whiskey, bourbon, vodka and more.
– Snack on delicious bites from top local restaurants and food purveyors.
– Learn how your favorite craft spirits are made and interact one-on-one with the craftsmen and women.
– Purchase right on-site from our retail store.
Visit proofwashington.org for a complete list of participating distilleries and restaurants.
VIP Admission includes:
– One hour early entrance (4pm-9pm)
– Commemorative tasting glass
– 12 tasting tokens
– Access to After Party at The W Hotel (*ticket includes entrance, late night bites and music)
– Option to add on shuttle service from The W Hotel to Fremont (round trip)
– Only 150 VIP tickets available!
General Admission includes:
– Commemorative tasting glass
– 10 tasting tokens
– Ability to add entrance to the After Party at the W Hotel for an additional fee.
Early ticket prices good through 11:59pm on June 30th. After that date, prices increase by $5.
*Must be 21 or older to attend. Taste responsibly, know your limit and call a cab.
CABS?!?!? How 2006 of them…Call UBER or LYFT!
Mr. Strangeways would LOVE to go to this but he’s such a light weight he’d be done after one token….
We also have TWO pairs of tickets to give away…ONE is for General Admission and one is a VIP pair!
We’re gonna do the giveaway over on our Facebook page but we’ll start it here, right now. This page/post needs to get a certain number of “Likes” and a certain number of Shares and we’ll start awarding those tickets…so, start liking and sharing!!!
Note: you need to be 21 years of age with legal ID to participate!