Whisky & Liquor Festival San Antonio on Saturday, October 14th

Whisky & Liquor Festival San Antonio on Saturday, October 14th (Courtesy of Whiskey & Liquor Festival San Antonio)

SAN ANTONIO -- The world's largest whisky and liquor tasting festival is coming to the Alamo City.

The festival is set for Friday, October 13th and Saturday, October 14th at the Freeman Coliseum & Expo Hall. The event brings together distillers from around the globe and local chefs to share their finest spirits, food and knowledge with beverage and foodie enthusiasts. You can discover the art and science of all spirits in the company of connoisseurs and spirits celebrities.

The tasting event will include more than 500 spirits of whiskies, tequila, vodka, rum, scotch, gin as well as raffle prizes, games, live music, local restaurant food booth tastings, and even an indoor zip line.

But that's not all. There will also be a high stakes poker tournament. The tournament begins Friday evening with the finals Saturday evening.

Proceeds from the event benefit the Rey Feo Scholarship Foundation.

Whisky & Liquor Festival
Freeman Coliseum & Expo Hall, Exhibit Hall B, 3201 E Houston St, San Antonio, TX

  • High Stakes Poker Tournament
    When: Begins at 5pm on Friday, October 13th (Cards in the air @ 6pm), Finals at 6pm on Saturday, October 14th
    Entry Fee: $250
    Prizes Include:
    2017 Ford Focus
    Seat at World Series of Poker Tournament 2018 in Vegas (*airfare not included).
    Trip to Zihuatanejo for 4 days/3 nights in a private luxury villa with an infinity pool. Fits 3 couples. (*airfare not included).

  • Tasting Event
    When: 7 to 11 p.m. on Saturday, October 14, 2017

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