If you’re visiting New Orleans at the end of July, be sure to check out the 10th Annual Tales of the Cocktail hosted throughout the French Quarter. This is not your ordinary “mixed drink” fest. Instead, think of the world’s best cocktail professionals gathering among fans and aspiring mixologists to teach, celebrate and drink the classic combinations and newest innovations. Book a room at one of the nearby New Orleans bed & breakfasts and you’ll be right at the center of this mecca of mixology.
With over 200 events over five days, this is the world’s premier cocktail festival. There are competitions, demonstrations and plenty of opportunities to taste, socialize and learn. The informative and delicious “Spirited Lunches and Dinners” Series cover a wide range of topics by distinguished speakers over a delicious multi-course meal.
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