22 Oct The Spirit of Whiskey Event Celebrates One Year of West Fork Whiskey’s Tasting Room
Indianapolis, IN — While Indianapolis-based West Fork Whiskey Co. has been distilling and distributing craft whiskey for three years, it will host The Spirit of Whiskey event on Saturday, November 3rd at 1660 Bellefontaine St. to celebrate one year of opening its Tasting Room.
“Opening our tasting room in the historic Kennedy-King neighborhood has helped to grow our business in ways we couldn’t have predicted,” co-founder Blake Jones said. “The Spirit of Whiskey event celebrates our friends, family, and patrons who have made that growth possible.”
Doors open to the general public at 2 PM on November 3rd, but people with tickets to the Black Metal BBQ hog roast will be admitted as early as 11 AM. The Spirit of Whiskey celebration includes a number of events throughout the day, including VIP barrel tastings, limited edition poster giveaways, and live music. Full event details are below.
11 AM – Black Metal BBQ Hog Roast (Ticket Required)
Only 100 tickets are available for this exclusive hog roast. With a $35 ticket, patrons will experience an all-you-can-eat hog roast buffet hosted by Black Metal BBQ, a free appetizer, one cocktail, VIP access to the one-year celebration, and the opportunity to taste and buy the newest whiskey in the limited Distiller’s Collection. Tickets for the Hog Roast can be purchased here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-spirit-of-whiskey-black-metal-bbq-hog-roast-tickets-51403616601
2 PM – Doors Open for General Public (Free Admission)
After the hog roast, the Tasting Room is open to the public. Attendees will have the chance to receive one of 50 limited edition event posters, order from food trucks, sign up for the Corn Hole Tournament, and go on a tour of the distillery.
3 PM – Corn Hole Tournament
Show off your corn hole skills in this single elimination tournament.
5 PM – VIP Barrel Tasting with the Owners
The West Fork owners and founders will be hosting specialty barrel tastings for small groups. Attendees will have time to ask questions and sample an untapped whiskey barrel.
7 PM – Live Music with Jessie Phelps
Live music featuring the great Jessie Phelps begins at 7 PM and runs until closing time.
Learn more about the event on https://www.facebook.com/events/773384313007120/.
About West Fork Whiskey
West Fork Whiskey Co. was brought to life as a means to share our interpretation of America’s native spirit with the world. Our spirits are 100% Indiana from grain to glass. We craft it our way. We pay respect to one of the best grain-producing states in America, and we toast to hard work and dedication with every glass. At the end of the day, what matters most to us is crafting the best tasting whiskey we can. We are 100% self-produced, never sourcing our whiskey from anyone. We are boldly Indiana whiskey.
Learn more at WestForkWhiskey.com.