“Sip, Learn, and Network: Get Ready for the Ultimate Cocktail Experience at Arizona Cocktail Weekend in Scottsdale!”
Attention all cocktail enthusiasts! The highly anticipated Arizona Cocktail Weekend is back and will occur from March 10th through March 13th in Scottsdale, Arizona. With a wide range of events scheduled throughout the weekend, attendees will have the opportunity to taste innovative cocktails, learn new techniques, and network with other professionals in the industry. In this article, you’ll find a comprehensive overview of the event, including information on locations, tickets, and contact information.
The event kicks off on Thursday, March 10th, with the Top Bars of America event, which will be held at the W Scottsdale Hotel located at 7277 E Camelback Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85251. This event will feature some of the best bars from around the country, and attendees will have the opportunity to sample unique cocktails and meet some of the industry’s top bartenders. The event will take place from 7-10pm.
On Friday, March 11th, the Cocktail Carnival event will take place at the Hotel Valley Ho located at 6850 E Main St, Scottsdale, AZ 85251. This event will feature carnival-inspired cocktails, games, food trucks, and live music. The event will take place from 7-10pm.
Saturday, March 12th, will feature the main event, the Last Slinger Standing competition, which will take place from 1-5pm at the Hotel Valley Ho. This event is a bartending competition that tests the skills of some of the best bartenders in the world. Attendees can watch the competition and sample cocktails from the competitors.
In addition to these events, there will be numerous other events taking place throughout the weekend, including cocktail dinners, tastings, and workshops. Some of the other notable events include:
- The Rosé Parté takes place on Saturday, March 12th from 12-4pm at the Hotel Valley Ho. This event features over 50 different rosé wines, as well as cocktails and small bites.
- The Cocktail Jam, which takes place on Saturday, March 12th, from 7-10pm at the Hotel Valley Ho. This event features live music and cocktails from some of the top bars in the country.
- The Agave Experience takes place on Sunday, March 13th, from 1-4pm at the Hotel Valley Ho. This event features tastings of various agave-based spirits, including tequila and mezcal.
For a complete list of events and ticket information, visit the Arizona Cocktail Weekend website at https://arizonacocktailweekend.com/. Tickets can be purchased online, and prices range from $25 for individual events to $350 for VIP packages.
For those visiting from out of town, several hotels are located near the event venues. The W Scottsdale Hotel and the Hotel Valley Ho both offer special rates for attendees of the event. Additionally, there are numerous restaurants and bars located in the area, providing plenty of options for dining and drinking.
Regarding transportation, attendees can take advantage of the Valley Metro Rail, which provides access to many event venues. Additionally, there are several ride-sharing services available in the area, including Uber and Lyft.
The Arizona Cocktail Weekend is a great opportunity for cocktail enthusiasts to explore the latest trends in mixology, and to network with other professionals in the industry. Attendees will have the opportunity to sample unique and creative cocktails, learn new techniques from top bartenders, and attend educational workshops on various topics related to mixology. With a wide range of events taking place throughout the weekend, there is something for everyone to enjoy.