Get ready for award-winning cocktails at World Class Cocktail Festival in Sydney.
Are you craving a well-made drink? This month, an epic drinks festival celebrating the best bartenders and cocktails across the country is landing in Sydney. Get ready for the World Class Cocktail Festival, happening in our hometown from April 28th to May 2nd, 2021.
Across five jam-packed days, this festival will bring together top-notch hospitality, drinks, bartending talents, and quality dining for an incredible festival experience. It’s a festival designed to highlight Australia’s best bars (with seven of the world’s top bars taking part) and put world-class drinks under the spotlight.
So, what can you expect from the World Class Cocktail Festival? The event kicks off on April 27th with a competition to crown the Australian World Class Bartender of the Year (with the winner representing Australia virtually in the global World Class Bartender of the Year finals in July 2021).
From April 28th, the World Class Cocktail Festival will be taking place in Surry Hill and the CBD with five days of bespoke cocktails, live entertainment, pop-up events, immersive brand experiences, and dining collaborations, all championing the very best of Sydney’s diverse bar scene.
The ‘main stage’ for the event will be Paramount House, with collaborations from Don Julio tequila, Ketel One botanical vodka, and more offering one-of-a-kind experiences every day. There’s even an Espresso Martini Project event happening from Wed to Thur (5-7pm) in partnership with Paramount Coffee Project.
Elsewhere in Surry Hills and the CBD, there’ll be an exciting program of festivities featuring Tanqueray No. TEN London dry gin, Belsazar vermouth, and CÎROC vodka. Expect the likes of Maybe Sammy, Cantina OK! and Bulletin Place to be headlining the event.
And with cocktails priced at just $15 each at the festival, expect to enjoy the best of Australia’s awarded drinking destinations at the World Class Cocktail Festival. To browse the full festival program and find out more about the World Class Cocktail, click here.