Sample From Dozens of Whiskies, Scotches, and Bourbons
Friday, August 24, 2018 • The Witte Museum
Discover the best in whiskeys, bourbons and select scotches— from locally-produced bourbons to single malts from Scotland, from small batches to single grains, from the new to the classics. Meet brand ambassadors who will offer their unique insights and descriptions on many different products. Sample dishes from the hottest local restaurants including 5 Points Local, Bar Louie, NAO, Kona Grill, Frank, Il Forno, Ocho, Ming’s Thing, Toro Kitchen & Bar, Wildfish and others.
Whiskey Business is a charitable event that benefits with Witte Museum 501c3.
Whiskey Business will be held at the newly renovated Witte Museum. Among updated exhibits, the Witte Museum's $100 million transformation also includes an added 100,000 square feet of breathtaking art galleries, grand halls and gardens (pictured below). Come and experience it all up close at this year's Whiskey Business.
Whiskey Business is proud to host “Sipping Sessions,” a series of engaging, hands-on seminar-style presentations led by whiskey ambassadors and pros on the Witte’s stunning riverfront amphitheater. Interested in leading a 2018 Sipping Session? Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Check back for 2018 featured restaurants.
Frequently Asked Questions
The date for the 2018 Whiskey Business is Friday, August 24. Tickets will be on sale on December 1, 2017.
Where is Whiskey Business?
Witte Museum, 3801 Broadway, San Antonio, TX 78209
What time is Whiskey Business?
For general admission ticket holders, check-in begins at 8:00 pm. For VIP ticket holders, check-in begins at 7:00 pm. Last pour is at 10:30 pm, and the event ends promptly at 11:00 pm.
What is Whiskey Business?
Whiskey Business a whiskey and bourbon sampling event that showcases a variety of brands, plus food samples, live music and the New Witte. Whiskey Business is a charitable event that benefits the Witte Museum.
Do you sell tickets at the door?
No, there will not be any tickets sales at the door. We offer advance online ticket sales only.
Is there parking?
We encourage ride sharing, but parking is available downtown at nearby garages. VIP tickets include valet parking. VIP guests must show tickets upon arrival.
What if it rains?
Whiskey Business will happen rain or shine. In the case of rain, all vendors and infrastructure will be moved comfortably indoors.
Do you offer refunds if I’m unable to attend?
We cannot offer refunds, though tickets can be filed as a charitable donation to the Witte Museum.
What should I wear to Whiskey Business?
Cocktail attire is encouraged!
I’m a member of the press. Do you reserve tickets for press?
We do reserve a limited number of tickets for qualified press. If you would like to attend as a member of the press, send your press credentials to our Marketing & Events Director email@example.com
If I promise not to drink, can I come to the event if I m under 21 years of age?
No one under the age of 21 is permitted inside of the event. There will be no exceptions, and security will be carding ticket holders as they come into the event.
Will there be food and non-alcoholic beverages available?
Gourmet bites will be provided during the evening, and we encourage you to enjoy! Unlimited water and soft drinks will be available.
When I discover a new whisky that I love at Whiskey Business, can I buy a bottle of it right there?
Whiskey Business is a tasting-event only. We do not offer bottles for sale, however distilleries will provide you with details on how and where you can purchase their product(s). WB Liquors carries a wide array of brands you will sample at the event.