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Spirits of Maryland: Southern MD

February 11 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

$45 - $55

Where the “Right Stuff” meets the “Strong Stuff”!

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PLACE: Patuxent River Naval Air Museum & Visitor Center

DATE: Saturday, February 11, 2017

TIME: 3:00-6:00pm

Join the Maryland Distillers Guild at the PAX River Naval Air Museum for an afternoon of Southern Maryland heritage and innovation.

A rare opportunity to taste & purchase Craft Spirits from across the state amidst a grand collection of historic Naval aircrafts. Event will feature full access to the museum, live music & light appetizers.

THE NITTY GRITTY STUFF:

General Admission • $45 ($50 at the gate)

Maryland Spirits Tasting

Pass includes samples from attending distilleries & a signature MDG glass.

 

VIP Pass • $55 (Not available at gate)

Maryland Spirits Tasting + Exclusive Distiller Chats & Seminars

Pass includes samples from all attending distilleries & a signature MDG glass along with exclusive chats and seminars lead by the distilleries themselves throughout the afternoon!

**Passes are extremely limited!

 

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THE INTERESTING STUFF:

VIP Chats & Seminars

  • 3:15-3:45 pm- History of “Rock & Rye”: Lyon Distilling talks about how they’re creating new twists on the classics; developing cocktails in the bottle.
  • 4:00-4:30 pm- The in’s and out’s of Vapor infusions: Join McClintock Distilling as they walk you through their latest project: infusing Gin with essential oils from local botanicals.
  • 4:45- 5:15 pm- Solera Aging: Some of the world’s most revered rums are aged in the solera style. Learn about this unique aging process from Blackwater Distilling.
  • 5:30-6:00 pm-  VIP Tastings

VIPs will also enjoy specialty tastings with the distillers including: 5:30-6:00 pm

  • Local “Single Malt” made from Ruddy Duck IPA Beer from Tobacco Barn Distilling
  • Sample batch from The Baltimore Whiskey Company
  • Limited edition from Twin Valley Distillers
  • Sneak preview of an upcoming bottling of Blackwater Distilling’s Finishing Barrel Series Whiskey.

THE STRONG STUFF: DISTILLERIES

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THE LOCAL STUFF: HOTEL DEALS, DINING & MORE

SM_logo_spotcolorsSt. Mary’s County is a Chesapeake Bay destination brimming with history, outdoor fun, vibrant culture — and passionate people eager to share it all with you. Just a short drive from Washington, D.C., discover the mid-Atlantic’s best kept travel secret, where the Potomac and Chesapeake meet. For everything there is to do in St. Mary’s County, visit: www.VisitStMarysMD.com.

Stay a While: St. Mary’s County has many great name-brand hotels (and other unique lodgings!) for you to choose!

*Special deal for Spirits of Maryland attendees: Special group pricing for this event is available at the Home2Suites by Hilton and Fairfield Inn by Marriott for $89 per night.  To take advantage of the this special rate, call the hotel directly at 301-866-1416 and ask for the group code MDG (Maryland Distillery Guild).  In order to receive the group discount, rooms must be booked by February 3, 2017.

Dine in Style: St. Mary’s County has dining options that you are sure to love, from seafood and crab houses along the water, to sidewalk bistros in Historic Leonardtown, to local establishments that use farm-fresh ingredients.

Need a Lift?: Southern Maryland Uber

 

THE TICKET STUFF:

Tickets are transferable, but non-refundable.

 

Hosted by the Maryland Distillers Guild, in partnership with the St. Mary’s County Chamber of Commerce & St. Mary’s County Tourism.

 

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Sponsored by:

 

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Details

Date:
February 11
Time:
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Cost:
$45 - $55

Organizer

Maryland Distillers Guild
Website:
http://marylandspirits.org/

Venue

PAX River Naval Air Museum
22156 Three Notch Rd
Lexington Park, MD 20653 United States
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Phone:
(301) 863-1900
Website:
http://paxmuseum.com/

Find Our MDG Members

New distilleries are opening in Maryland at a record rate, reviving old traditions and developing new, unique spirits that reflect the ever-changing landscape of distilling. View our interactive map to find a local distillery. View Distillery Map

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