Gin Society festival to return to Scarborough next summer

Gin lovers will be able to sample more than 120 varieties of the popular spirit when the Gin Society Festival returns to Scarborough Spa next summer.

By The Newsroom
Wednesday, 5th December 2018, 11:09 am
Updated Wednesday, 5th December 2018, 11:10 am
The Gin Society is bringing its gin festival back to Scarborough next summer.
The Gin Society is bringing its gin festival back to Scarborough next summer.

During the two-day extravaganza over the weekend of June 21 and 22 next year, local and national distillers will be on hand to showcase their expertise and knowledge in a series of master classes and tasting sessions.

Organisers - The Gin Society - promise it will be an “unforgettable gin experience”.

There will be three exclusive gin bars hosting the best of world, British and fruit gins, plus a Cocktail bar with expert mixologists and non-gin based drinks including Prosecco, rum and bottled ales.

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Throughout each of the four-hour sessions, there will be live entertainment, and street food and snacks will be available to purchase.

New for 2019, The Gin Society is including one free G&T with your ticket, plus, your own Copa glass to keep as a souvenir, a booklet of tasting notes, access to distillers’ samples and masterclasses.

Tickets for each session are now on sale at just £12.50 (no extra fees)- click here to buy them.

The festival operates a voucher system – vouchers are available in multiples of £5 from the voucher station.

All gins are £5 including mixer and garnish, with Cocktails being priced at £10.

Three sessions are available - Friday evening from 6pm to 10.30pm, Saturday afternoon 12noon to 4.30pm and Saturday evening 6pm to 10.30pm.