PROOF - Washington Distillers Festival

July 13, 2019 | VIP: 4:30pm | General admission: 5:30pm

  • 21+
  • VIP Admission: 4:30pm - 9:00pm
  • General Admission: 5:30pm - 9:00pm
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PROOF - Washington Distillers Festival is the flagship tasting event for the craft distilleries that make up the Washington Distillers Guild, the largest of its kind in the nation. PROOF attendees will have the chance to sample award-winning spirits, and meet the craftsmen and women who are putting Washington on the global spirits map.

  • Sample craft spirits from more than 40 Washington distilleries, including gin, whiskey, bourbon, vodka, liqueurs and more.
  • Nibble on delicious bites from local restaurants and food purveyors.
  • Expert bartenders can help you set-up your home bar and teach you cocktail tips.
  • Learn how your favorite craft spirits are made and interact one-on-one with the craftsmen and women.
  • Purchase bottles on-site from our distilleries.

New! Add-on our brand new whiskey seminar.
Whiskey Business: Sip, Savor & Learn
3:15pm at Fremont Studios

Join Christopher Gronbeck of The Barrel Thief on a fun, whirlwind tour of whiskey distilling in Washington State, from its pre-history, to its commercial inception only a decade ago, to current trends and future prospects. Learn why this young, vibrant industry has such a promising future, as you taste through a selection of the best whiskey that Washington State has to offer. Includes tasting of 5 – 6 whiskeys. 

Visit for a complete list of participating distilleries and restaurants.

Your ticket price includes a commemorative tasting glass and ten tasting tokens.

VIP Ticket bonus perks:
• One hour early entrance (4:30-9pm)
Glencairn tasting glass
• Two extra tasting tokens
• VIP swag bag
• Limited to 225 tickets

PROOF is a 21+ event. Bring your ID!
All ticket sales are final. No refunds.

Fremont Studios

155 N 35th St.
Seattle, WA 98103