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14th San Diego Spirits Festival

Multiple Dates:
Sat, October 7, 2023 (3:00 PM - 7:00 PM)
Sun, October 8, 2023 (1:00 PM - 5:00 PM)

Museum of Contemporary Art La Jolla
700 Prospect Street
LA JOLLA, CA 92037
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Cost: $95-200

Spirits that delight, drinks that excite, only at the San Diego Spirits Festival.

See it-Taste it- Experience it. Come for the spirits, stay for the celebration, and join the Party at the 14th San Diego Spirits Festival! The ultimate destination for cocktail lovers and spirits connoisseurs alike.

The San Diego Spirits Festival, one of the most highly anticipated spirits events of the year, returns to the shores of La Jolla for its 14th year on October 7th and 8th, 2023. The event, held in the picturesque seaside community of La Jolla, attracts industry professionals and spirits enthusiasts from across the country, offering attendees a unique opportunity to experience the latest trends in the world of spirits.

The San Diego Spirits Festival is known for its impressive array of premium spirits and craft cocktails. This year, attendees can expect an even greater selection of spirits, with over 60 brands from around the country set to showcase their products. In addition to the traditional spirits and cocktail tastings, attendees can meet the brand ambassadors, mingle with industry professionals, and indulge in the most exciting flavors in the industry.

Prepare to indulge in a sensory feast at the two-day Signature Event of the San Diego Spirits Festival. With a weekend of unlimited tantalizing sips, you can reconnect with brands you know and love, while discovering new ones from over 65 brands that range from high-end spirits to ready-to-drink cocktails and seltzers.

Whiskeys, Tequilas, Vodkas, Gins, Rums, Liqueurs and Ready to Drink (RTD) (Brands to be announced)

San Diego Spirits Festival is the biggest Happy Hour in San Diego - Dress to impress

“We’re creating an experience-driven event where guests can be inspired by exquisite cocktails and spirits in a spectacular venue with views of La Jolla by the sea.”

Don't miss out on this unforgettable event on October 7-8, 2023, where you can fully immerse yourself in a world-class cocktail experience. Join us for two days of top-notch spirits and unlimited cocktails, and discover the essence of the luxury cocktail industry.

Hours and Tickets

  • Saturday October 7: 3:00 pm - 7:00pm $100
  • Sunday October 9: 1.00 pm - 5:00 pm $95
  • VIP Saturday and Sunday $200 VIP tickets include an annual pass to the Museum, (value $100) exclusive VIP area with tastings from the top winning brands of the bottle competition with a lot more to be announced.

All Inclusive Tickets Include:

  • Over 65++ brands
  • Unlimited Cocktails - Yes Really!
  • Entertainment with Samba - Belly Dancers and more
  • Live Flamenco Guitarist
  • Artisanal bites from La Jolla Restaurants - Beeside Balcony, Lobster West and more to be announced
  • Ticket for a one day pass to return to enjoy the Museum and galleries
  • 5 Unique Settings
  • VIP exclusive area includes annual pass to the Museum

Bottle Competition

Winners of the San Diego International Spirits Bottle Competition will be announced, and private tastings of the top medaled brands will be held in the VIP area.


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