Tales of the Cocktail® is the world’s premier cocktail festival, bringing together the international spirits community for five days of what’s now, what’s new and what’s next in bartending. Held annually in New Orleans, Tales of the Cocktail® has something for bartenders and spirits professionals with opportunities to mix and mingle with the brightest minds in mixology during an always-spirited schedule of seminars, dinners, competitions, tasting rooms and new product launches. Join us in New Orleans July 16-20 for the 12th Annual Tales of the Cocktail® where for five days the cocktail reigns supreme. All Hail the Cocktail!
All online tickets sales are closed. But you still make any last minute ticket purchases on-site in the Tales of the Cocktail registration which opens Tuesday, July 15th at 9:30am located in the Hotel Monteleone rooms Royal A and B. So if you’re still looking to fill out your schedule, there are still plenty of great seminars and events to choose from.
Tickets Still Available:
Healthy, Wealthy and Wise
Hurricanes, Hand Grenades, Shark Attacks
How to Launch a Spirits Company
Sugar: The Good, The Bad and the Ugly
Letters to a Young Bartender
Las Vegas Invades Tales of the Cocktail
Aspiring to be Heroes: Cognac and Pisco
86′d Tales of Social Responsibilities
Heads and Tales…It’s a Toss Up
Adventures of a Spirit Sommelier
Talk with a Pro: Creative Partnerships
Behind the Stick, In Front of the Camera
WED Talks II: SED Talks!
In addition to these events, there are plenty of ways to hail the cocktail all week long that don’t require a ticket. Our Restaurant Week prix fixe meals are the perfect opportunity to enjoy the best of New Orleans’ restaurants with their legendary cuisine paired with custom-made cocktails. And the Dynamic Duos are open to all to come buy a drink and watch as teams of renowned bartenders from New Orleans and around the world do their work behind the bar.
If it’s cocktail knowledge you’re craving but you missed out on some seminars, a Tales 365 membership will allow you to access 12 of this year’s seminars online all year long. Sign up at the Market at Tales for a special founding member rate of just $129.00 and you’ll gain exclusive access to seminars, distillery tours, technique webinars, special discounts and much more.