All Hail the Cocktail!
Raise a glass for Tales of the Cocktail, the world's premier cocktail festival, as it returns for its 12th year in New Orleans July 16-20! An international conference that brings the who's who of mixology to New Orleans for five days of seminars, tastings, competitions and product launches, Tales of the Cocktail has something for professionals and enthusiasts alike.
With hundreds of events to celebrate the craft and educate industry professionals, this year's schedule includes a host of new events including: a Las Vegas Invades Tales of the Cocktail happy hour, a Taming the Hurricane cocktail competition, a brand new Health and Wellness series, the Dynamic Duos bartending series and now a Restaurant Week that builds on highly successful Spirited Dinners. Tickets to events range from $45 to $165 and can be purchased here. Tickets to many events are sold out, but you can still snag a few.
This event attracts sponsors, panelists, and participants from around the world. It's a great way to expand your cocktail palate, rub elbows with the mixologists who created your favorite gin fizz and be among the first to sample the new spirits being unveiled!
In 2013 Tales of the Cocktail brought a record 22,770 attendees and had an economic impact of $14.1 million on the local economy.
Be a part of the history of Tales of the Cocktail 2014! Visit www.talesofthecocktail.com for more information.