Virginia Spirits Expo

The Virginia Spirits Expo is coming to Charlottesville!

Join us for an amazing day sampling Virginia’s BEST Spirits and custom cocktails! PLUS, live music, great food & more!

This event will be the LARGEST single day collection of Virginia Distilleries that has ever assembled!

Visit with, learn about, and sample from 23+ Award Winning Virginia Distilleries! All-Access Sampling is INCLUDED in your ticket!

Every Distillery will have bottles available for purchase on site. Many of these bottles are typically only available at the distillery and cannot be found in ABC stores! Custom signature cocktails will also be available for purchase.

Visit to see the full list of participating Distilleries, products and cocktails.


Virginia Spirits Expo: Charlottesville

Saturday, June 3rd


VIP Hour-Early Access at 2pm

General Admission opens at 3pm

Charlottesville IX Art Park

522 Second Street, SE

Charlottesville, VA


Live music performances from Radio Riot and Zach Angle.

Pay as you go food from local food and dessert trucks

Select industry related vendors will also be on site with special custom locally made spirit related products.

Get in-depth behind the scene knowledge from Virginia Distillers and industry experts like the Royal Rum Society and VA Booz News!

PLUS: Vote on your favorites to select Virginia’s Favorite Distillery! Gold, Silver, & Bronze medallions will be awarded.

The gates open at 2pm for VIP and 3pm for General Admission, so come early and stay late to enjoy all the day has to offer!

Last call is 7:30pm, and the event will end at 8pm.


The Virginia Spirits Expo is a 21+ only event.

Please remember to drink responsibly and plan ahead if you need a place to stay or a ride home for the evening.

Learn more about this and future events at:

This event is a joint venture from Drink Local and The Virginia Distiller’s Association

Proceeds from this event to support Giving Local

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