Lift Your Spirits:
Craft Spirits Tasting at the Garden
Thursday, March 8
6 – 8 p.m.
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Advance Member/Nonmember tickets: $20/$25
(purchased on or before March 7)
Day-of tickets Member/Nonmember: $23/$28 (purchased on March 8)
Must be 21 or older to attend event; valid ID card must be shown
Parking is per car; free for Garden members.
Beat the winter blues with a craft spirits tasting at the Garden! Check in at Regenstein Center and receive a wristband, tasting glass, and tasting sheet. Distilleries will pour quarter-ounce tastings of a variety of spirits, including bourbon, rye, scotch, vodka, and gin. Light fare and specialty cocktails will be available for purchase. Click here for menu.
- Death’s Door Spirits (Vodka, Gin, White Whiskey)
- Templeton Rye Spirits (Rye Whiskey)
- Angel’s Envy (Bourbon)
- Rhum Clement (Martinique craft Rum and Créole Shrubb)
- Dumante (Praline Liqueur)
- Kindred Spirits (Aged Rum, Brandy, Créme Brandy Liqueur)
Tickets to this event are nonrefundable. Due to the popularity of this event, we encourage you to buy tickets in advance. A confirmation will arrive via e-mail once your order is received. Tickets are on a first-come, first-served basis. Space is limited. Advance tickets may also be purchased at the Chicago Botanic Garden Information Desk in the Visitor Center. For questions, please call (847) 835-5440.
Must be 21 years of age or older with valid identification to attend and participate. By purchasing admission to Lift Your Spirits: Craft Spirits Tasting at the Garden, you assume all risk of violating the state law if you operate a motor vehicle while under the influence of an intoxicant, and further waive and forever release and indemnify the Chicago Botanic Garden, Cook County Forest Preserve, Cook County, Sodexo, and all participating distilleries and vendors and their respective members, shareholders, officers and directors, employees, volunteers, and agents from any and all liability arising from the use of alcoholic beverages or acts of nature. As a ticket holder to Lift Your Spirits: Craft Spirits Tasting at the Garden, you assume all risks and dangers of personal injury and all other hazards arising from or related to Lift Your Spirits: Craft Spirits Tasting at the Garden whether occurring prior to, during, or after said event. For security purposes, you hereby consent to the reasonable inspection of your person and property before entering the event. Chicago Botanic Garden and Sodexo have the authority to refuse service to intoxicated persons. The event is held rain or shine. No pets or outside food or beverages. All sales are final; no cash value.