10 Things Not to Miss at Pittsburgh Magazine’s Whiskey & Fine Spirits Festival

Here’s what you don’t want to miss at next week’s festival at the Rivers Casino Event Center.


1. Photo Stations

There will be plenty of photo opps inside and out at #PghWhiskeyFest. Have your photo taken as you enter like a celeb walking the red carpet, or snag selfies at the #YouCanSipWithUs Swing or Wigle Whiskey Station inside the Local Lounge.

2. Bottle Engraving
Get your bottles engraved from Beam Suntory, Stateside Urbancraft Vodka and Diageo Brands.

3. Bag Embroidery at Crown Royal

4. Custom Label Making at Johnnie Walker

5. Makers Mark Dipping Station

6. Bottle Signing by Franco Harris at Comisario Tequila

Find Pittsburgh Steelers legend Franco Harris at the Comisario Tequila booth signing bottles of their tequila blanco, reposado and anejo during the festival.

7. The Fine Wine & Good Spirits Onsite Store

Purchase your favorite spirits from the evening, including rare finds. VIP ticket holders, don’t forget to use your $10 Fine Wine & Good Spirits voucher- valid on purchases of $30 or more on 10/24/19 only.

8. Blood Science Foundation Raffle

Your chance to win exciting prizes like free bottles of premium spirits from participating #PghWhiskeyFest exhibitors, vacation packages and more, all while raising money for the Blood Science Foundation.

9. Interactive Spirits Lounges

To keep things interesting, stop at the festival’s interactive spirits lounges. Beam Suntory’s East Meets West Lounge brings Kentucky bourbons and Japanese spirits together. Visit the Japanese Wishing Tree and chat with Dewar’s Brand Ambassador Gabriel Cardarella, who has educated bartenders and consumers around the world. You won’t want to miss the Dewar’s Vape Machine.

10. The Food

All tickets include a full dinner at the Rivers Casino Grand View Buffet, located just steps from the event center.

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