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Spirits of Maryland: Southern Maryland
February 24$45 – $55
“Where the Right Stuff meets the Strong Stuff”
PLACE: PATUXENT RIVER NAVAL AIR MUSEUM & VISITOR CENTER
DATE: SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2018
TIME: CHOOSE YOUR SESSION!
• SESSION 1: VIP 1:30-2PM GA 2-4PM
• SESSION 2: VIP 4:30-5PM GA 5-7PM
Join the Maryland Distillers Guild at the PAX River Naval Air Museum for an afternoon of Southern Maryland heritage and innovation! This rare opportunity to taste & purchase Craft Spirits from across the state will take place amidst a grand collection of historic Naval aircrafts. Event will feature full access to the museum, local food vendors, & live music performed by Coastline.
THE NITTY GRITTY STUFF:
*Special rates available for those who book a hotel (see below for details before purchasing your ticket)*
GENERAL ADMISSION • $45
Maryland Spirits Tasting
Pass includes samples from attending distilleries from 2-4pm OR 5-7pm & a signature MDG glass.
VIP ADMISSION • $55
Early Admission + Maryland Spirits Tasting + Exclusive Distiller Chats & Seminars
Pass includes early admission to the event, samples from all attending distilleries from 1:30-4pm OR 4:30-7pm & a signature MDG glass along with exclusive chats and seminars lead by the distilleries themselves throughout the afternoon!
** VIP Passes are extremely limited!
Make sure to get your authentic Spirits of Maryland T-shirt at the event!
THE INTERESTING STUFF: VIP CHATS & SEMINARS
- 2-2:30pm- Blackwater Distilling”Our unique approach to starting a solera aged rum”
- 2:30-2:45pm- BREAK
- 2:45-3:15pm- BlueDyer Distilling Co “Port Finish Whiskey”
- 3:15- 3:30pm BREAK
- 3:30- 4pm- Gray Wolf Craft Distilling
“So you think you know Gin”
- 5-5:30pm- LYON Distilling
“American Malt Whiskey”
- 5:30-5:45pm- BREAK
- 5:45- 6:15pm- Sagamore Spirit
“Sagamore Reserve Series- Double Oak”
- 6:15-6:30pm- BREAK
- 6:30-7pm- Tobacco Barn Distillery
“Bourbon History of Maryland”
THE STRONG STUFF: DISTILLERIES
- The Baltimore Whiskey Company
- Blackwater Distilling Company
- BlueDyer Distilling Co
- Gray Wolf Craft Distilling
- Lyon Distilling Company
- McClintock Distilling
- MISCellaneous Distillery
- Old Line Spirits
- Sagamore Spirit
- Tenth Ward Distilling Company
- Tobacco Barn Distillery
- Twin Valley Distillers
THE LOCAL STUFF: HOTEL DEALS, DINING & MORE
St. 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. To take advantage of the this special rate, call the hotel directly at 301-866-1416 before purchasing your ticket and ask for the group code MDG (Maryland Distillery Guild). In order to receive the group discount, rooms must be booked by February 3, 2018. After booking, you will be given a promo code for $10 off of your VIP ticket!
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.