TRIBUTE to Craft Spirits Festival

January 16, 2019

January 27, 2019


Various Venues, Banff & Lake Louise


Events Description

The TRIBUTE TO CRAFT SPIRITS FESTIVAL will feature the best craft distilleries from Alberta and British Columbia, as well as showcase the local cocktail and food scene, with special cocktail menusat all participating restaurants.

More than 90 cocktails will be created from local spirits available in 17 Banff and Lake Louise bars and restaurants.

For the 12 days of the Festival, each participating restaurant or bar will have a special cocktail menu featuring 5 craft spirits from Alberta and BC, which will be displayed at their venue throughout the festival. Each will have their own cocktails highlighting their personality as a venue, and their take on Alberta and BC’s unique craft distillery scene. Guests will be able to visit all the participating venues and taste the unique cocktails which showcase local talent and ingredients.

The main event of the TRIBUTE TO CRAFT SPIRITS FESTIVAL will be a 2-day outdoor discovery event.

This event will feature 18 stations representing 9 craft distilleries and 9 local bars & restaurants who will be offering tastings of their own spirits and hors d’oeuvres, all made with local ingredients. Held on Bear Street in downtown Banff, guests will be able to taste & discover the best of Alberta and British Columbia food and drink, among beautiful snow sculptures on display as part of SnowDays. Attendees will also have the chance to meet the distillers, taste their products and learn more about the production process, in a festive atmosphere, surrounded by the beautiful scenery of Banff and the Canadian Rocky Mountains.

Who is it for?


Free admission, tasting coupons available at $1 each.


Date & Time:January 16-27, 2019

TRIBUTE – Discovery Event: January 26-27th, 2019 | 2pm to 8pm @ Bear Street, Banff

Venue & Address :


Balkan Restaurant
The Bison Restaurant & Terrace
Block Kitchen + Bar
Chuck’s Steakhouse
Larkspur at The Rimrock Resort Hotel
The Eddie Burger & Bar
The Vermillion Room at Fairmont Banff Springs
Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise
High Rollers
Magpie & Stump
The Maple Leaf
Mt. Norquay Banff
Nourish Bistro Banff
Park Distillery Restaurant and Bar
Sky Bistro
Sleeping Buffalo at Buffalo Mountain Lodge
Toque Canadian Pub

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