Welcome to the 2nd Annual Houston Whiskey Social. An annual Whiskey tasting featuring select Single Barrel offerings, Whiskies from around the World and fine food to match.
This year we will be something special. We will be featuring a private barrel of bourbon specially selected by guests from the Houston Whiskey Social and bottled specifically and exclusively for our event.
A first in Texas history.
The Houston Whiskey Social is very proud of the Men and Woman who serve and have served this country proudly. A portion of all ticket sales will be donated to Warriors for Freedom.
Warriors for Freedom Foundation is a charitable, organization that provides support to our nation’s heroes and their families in the areas of outdoor activities, scholarships, legal assistance, and mental health and wellness as well as to promote awareness of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Traumatic Brain Injuries (TBI) and Combat Stress Reaction (CSR).
Come on out and Support our troops!
Attire is Business casual/Cocktail , Collared Shirt Required for men, Jacket Preferred.
Shorts, Short sleeves or athletic attire are not acceptable.
Friday, May 19th 2017 from 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM (CST)
V.I.P. 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
In addition to what general admission ticket holders receive (Below)
- V.I.P. ticket holders gain admission an hour earlier.
- Man Cave Cigars will be providing Cigars to VIP, While Supplies last.
- Access to several Limited Whisk(e)y Expressions only available to VIP.
VIP ticket holders will have a chance to sign up for a private tasting of vintage expressions from the past, no longer available at retail, hosted by Local Bourbon guru, Wade Woodard (While supplies last, sign up the day of the event)
The VINTAGE expressions event will be held the first tasting of the night promptly at 6:15
The Vintage tasting will be featuring the following antique expressions and will only be available on a first come first serve basis. (Only 50 Spots available)
- 1970's 1 Gallon Early Times Old style Bourbon
- 1970's 1.75 Michter's King Tutankhamun 22k Gold Decanter
- 1980's Early times Bourbon 86 Proof
- 1960's Old Forester Bottled in Bond Decanter
- 1970's Old Taylor 86 proof (National Distillers)
- 1960's Glenlivet-Tomintoul Scotch Whisky
With a special thank you to Preamble lounge and Craft house we have a very special treat for our guests.
Truly Antique cocktails. A unique experience unlike anything ever before seen in the Lone Star state.
Preamble will be making select cocktails for the guests using ingredients from antique bottles from as far back as the 1940's.
Sealed expressions acquired over decades and will be opened for the first time in more than 70 years at the Houston Whiskey Social. Come and taste a truly rare piece of history.
We look forward to sharing this with you.
General Admission 7:00 – 9:30 pm
- Gourmet Hors d’oeuvres (while supplies last)
- Commemorative HWS Whiskey Glass
- Sampling of a wide range of whiskies from around the world and other fine spirits
- Access to a tasting and Whiskey discussion master class led by brand ambassadors from several brands.
- Free Valet Parking
Houston Whiskey Social Tickets will be available for purchase online only and all sales are final.
This year the event will be held across from NRG Stadium at the HSR event center
2401, W Bellfort Blvd, Houston, TX 77054
**Event details are subject to change
**Samples are available at check in for anyone of legal age that asks regardless of tickets purchased.
**All ticket sales are final