One note: Whisky Live is an international celebration of whiskey and has shows worldwide throughout the year. Check their website for this year's dates.
- Bloody Mary Day
Could one of the reasons Bloody Mary Day is on the first day of the year be due to the number of New Year's hangovers? Recipe
- Hot Toddy Day
One of my favorites, the Hot Toddy is one of the many classic cocktails with its very own holiday. Recipe or Hot Toddy Collection
- Hot Buttered Rum Day
Cold winter days call for a hot cocktail and today is a great excuse to imbibe on one of the favorites. Recipe
- San Antonio Cocktail Conference
Typically the last weekend of January
San Antonio, Texas
A 4-day event filled with seminars, tastings, soirees, and classes for the home and professional bartender. Proceeds for the event go to HeartGift, a charity focused on giving heart surgery to children in developing countries
- National Irish Coffee Week
4th week of January
National Irish Coffee Day falls on January 25. Recipe
- Arizona Cocktail Week
Typically the last full week of February
A 7-day celebration of the cocktail in the warm Arizona sun. Check out their website for details.
- Mardi Gras Day
New Orleans, Louisiana
Drinks for the Occasion: Traditional New Orleans cocktails, of course
- National Margarita Day
Celebrate this fun "holiday" with your favorite Margarita.
- National Kahlua Day
One of our favorite liqueurs and an essential for the bar has it's own day.
- National Absinthe Day
Read about absinthe and find absinthe cocktails...
- St. Patrick's Day
Grab your green cocktails, and if you must, green beer, this is a party that you don't want to miss and one of the biggest drinking holidays of the year. Guide to Celebrating St. Patrick's Day
- Whiskies of the World
Typically the end of March or beginning of April
San Francisco, California
All things whiskey.