Come experience the New England Tequila & Rum Festival at Twin River Casino! Sample tequilas, mezcals and spirits from Mexico; and amazing rums from around the world. There will be live entertainment, rum & tequila seminars, creative food pairings and cooking demonstrations, a blind rum & spirit tasting competition, a bartending competition and much, much more! Here are some of the weekend festival’s featured events:
FRIDAY, May 1st:
Freaky Tiki Friday – Cocktail Craze
Sponsored by: Don Q Rum
Lighthouse Bar – Twin River Casino, 9pm – 12am
Open to the Public (21+)
Like rum? Like tropical paradises? Can’t afford going to the latter? Have no fear; join us for our “Freaky Tiki” Friday cocktail celebration.
Hemingway & Marley
Sponsored by: Appleton Rum with National Brand Ambassador – Willie Shine
Fred & Steve’s Blackstone Cigar Bar – Twin River Casino
9pm – 12am, Open to the Public (21+)
Beautiful, artisanal rum, hand rolled cigars and Willie Shine to pair it all together! Please join us for an evening of class and no grass as our Jamaican rums become accented by the handpicked selection of cigars we have in store just for you.
SATURDAY, MAY 2nd:
Performing @ 2pm & 2:45pm
Dell Smart & Exit/In
Performing @ 2pm, 3:45pm & 5:30pm
Dell Smart & Exit/In is an original Caribbean & Reggae band
National Ti’ Punch Cup Cocktail Competition
Sponsored by Clement Rhum
Event Center Main Stage, 3pm
12 of the best bartenders in New England create their best riff on the classic Ti’ Punch cocktail, inspired by the culture of the French Caribbean. The winner will earn a spot to represent the United States in the World Finals of the famous Ti’ Punch Cup competition in beautiful Martinique.
Tequila & Food Pairing Hacienda
Rum & Food Pairing Villa
As always, please drink responsibly, and one question – who is your designated driver?