|Date||October 14, 2023|
$89.00 Plus Service Fee
VIP Grand Tasting 5:30 – 6:30 PM
General Tasting 6:30 – 9:00 PM
It’s an all-out glam night as we go all Vegas on you!
Go all out boujee at the biggest Cocktail party on the island. Exhibitors bring their best game to Crystal Gardens with classic and brand new spirits alongside plentiful nosh to keep you upright. Best Dressed Competition, whimsical photo booth and great music adds up to one heck of a night.
Saturday, October 14th, 2023: The Grand Tasting takes place at Crystal Garden at 713 Douglas St. in Victoria BC. The Exclusive VIP Grand Tasting starts at 5:30 PM and the Public Grand Tasting starts at 6:30 PM and ends at 9:00 PM.
Ticket prices: VIP Grand Tasting ($119 + tax) 5:30 pm General Grand Tasting ($89 + tax) 6:30 pm
Art of The Cocktail is an event where local and international distillers and distributors will be pouring cocktails. BC law requires that all attendees be 19 years or older at all Art of The Cocktail events.
Two pieces of ID are required in BC to verify age.
Crystal Garden is wheelchair accessible. Elevators can take you to the primary and second floors during the Grand Tasting. Please seek out a volunteer or staff member when you arrive so we can show you around.
If you have a designated driver, we suggest the Broughton St. Parkade @ 745 Broughton St. We recommend arriving and leaving the Art of the Cocktail event by taxi. Drinking and driving are not acceptable.
The Grand Tasting includes a Best Dressed Competition! Wear your after-five attire for a chance to win the title and great prizes! Coat check is available at the door by donation.
We love to show photos of the glamorous people of Victoria! So following the Grand Tasting, keep an eye on our Facebook page and tag yourself and your friends! A selection of the event’s pictures is posted shortly after the event.
Enjoy tasters and hors d'oeuvres from the best local restaurants at the Grand Tasting. Having dinner before the Grand Tasting is still a great idea. There are so many fantastic resto's in Victoria's downtown.
Volunteers are an essential component of our team! We welcome everyone interested in volunteering at Art of The Cocktail, as long as you are 19+ (due to liquor laws). For more information, please get in touch with our Volunteer Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact the Victoria Film Festival for items lost during the Art of The Cocktail event.