May
22
Wed
June Beverage Journal Mails
May 22 @ 12:00 pm – 12:00 pm
May
30
Thu
Make-A-Wish MA/RI Wine & Wishes 2024 @ The Guild in Pawtucket
May 30 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Make-A-Wish MA/RI Wine & Wishes 2024 @ The Guild in Pawtucket | Pawtucket | Rhode Island | United States

Make-A-Wish Massachusetts and Rhode Island, a nonprofit whose mission is to grant life-changing wishes for children with critical illnesses, will host its annual Wine & Wishes fundraiser at the The Guild in Pawtucket on May 30. Representatives from multiple suppliers and distributors will pour beer, wine and spirits selections for guests, including Latitude Beverage, Boston Harbor Distillery, Fiddlehead Brewing Company, Ghost Tequila, Grey Sail Brewing, Narragansett Brewing, Providence Brewing Company, Rhode Island Spirits, Ragged Island Brewing Company, Whalers Brewing Company and more.

Jun
1
Sat
Foxwoods Tacos & Tequila Fiesta @ Foxwoods Resort Casino
Jun 1 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Foxwoods Tacos & Tequila Fiesta @ Foxwoods Resort Casino | Ledyard | Connecticut | United States

Foxwoods Resort Casino is hosting the annual Tacos & Tequila Fiesta in its Rainmaker Expo on June 1, 2024. Guests will enjoy tacos and tequila samples from dozens of brands, along with cocktails, live music and mechanical bull rides among the festivities. See last year’s highlights here.

Wild Wine, Beer & Food Safari @ The Beardsley Zoo
Jun 1 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The Beardsley Zoo will host its annual Wild Wine Beer & Food Safari on June 1. Guests will have the opportunity to taste food, beer and wine from dozens of vendors while taking in museum exhibits and visiting its many animals. Other entertainment will include live music, games and a silent auction. Presented by Turnpike Spirit Shop & Wine Emporium, participating venues include The Blind Rhino, The Bites Company, Caribe Soul, Dave Grant Caters, Fortuna’s Catering, Garden Catering, Hot Monkey Nuts, Lesser Evil Snacks, Little Pub, Luna Azzurra Italiano, Nothing Bundt Cakes, Nuovo Pasta, Open Door Tea, Rose Sisters Chips, Taco Loco, Vazzy’s and more. Opened in 1922, the Beardsley Zoo is Connecticut’s only zoo and is home to more than 300 animals. The annual tasting event is the zoo’s largest fundraiser with proceeds to benefit care of the zoo’s endangered species, expansion of exhibits and educational programming.

Jun
5
Wed
Taste of Rhode Island 2024 @ Crowne Plaza Providence-Warwick
Jun 5 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Taste of Rhode Island is a delicious celebration of Rhode Island’s great food, local spirits and live entertainment. Hosted by Pat Paolino, Pat Cruz Events and Lupe Aguilar, Rhody Foody, more than 50 of the state’s best restaurants, bakeries, caterers, wineries and breweries will be showcasing their offerings. More info to be announced soon. Entertainment and Special Guest Appearances by local celebrities; VIP area with Exclusive Champagne and Tastings; Special Raffle and Silent Auction benefiting MAE Organization for the Homeless.

Jun
8
Sat
Litchfield Hills Brewfest @ Ski Sundown
Jun 8 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Litchfield Hills Brewfest @ Ski Sundown | New Hartford | Connecticut | United States

New Hartford’s Ski Sundown will host the 13th-annual Litchfield Hills Brewfest on June 8, 2024. A variety of local craft beers, wines, ciders and spirits will be available for tasting along with eats from food truck vendors. Guests will also have the opportunity to win prizes through silent auctions and raffles. Sponsored by Torrington Savings Bank and Nejaime’s Fine Wine & Spirits, event proceeds will benefit St. Maron Church, Brooker Memorial and Summit Adaptive Sports.

Jun
12
Wed
CPSA Annual Golf Tournament @ Whitney Farms Golf Course
Jun 12 @ 7:00 am – 4:00 pm

The Connecticut Package Stores Association (CPSA) will host its annual golf tournament at Whitney Farms Golf Club in Monroe on Wednesday, June 12, 2024. Enjoy a day of golf, raffles and prizes with industry peers.

See last year’s highlights here.

Jun
19
Wed
Worldwide Wines Luxury Wine Tasting (Trade Only) @ The Inn at GrayBarns on the Silvermine River
Jun 19 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Worldwide Wines Luxury Wine Tasting (Trade Only) @ The Inn at GrayBarns on the Silvermine River | Norwalk | Connecticut | United States

Worldwide Wines will host a Luxury Wine Tasting at The Inn at GrayBarns on the Silvermine River in Norwalk on June 19. Guests will have the opportunity to taste high-end domestic and imported wine from Worldwide Wines’ latest portfolio and discuss selections with visiting suppliers and the Worldwide Wines team. This is a trade only event: please RSVP at RSVP@worldwidewines.com.

 

Jun
22
Sat
Maximum Beverage Presents Tequila Fest Connecticut @ The Talcott Mountain Collective
Jun 22 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Maximum Beverage Presents Tequila Fest Connecticut @ The Talcott Mountain Collective | Simsbury | Connecticut | United States

 

Maximum Beverage presents the first Tequila Fest Connecticut at the Talcott Mountain Collective in Simsbury on June 22. Guests will have the chance to taste a variety of agave-based spirits including tequila, mezcal, sotol and cocktails. The outdoor event will also offer themed food, a mariachi band and other entertainment. A portion of the proceeds will benefit Friends of Feeney, a charity helping children and families who need assistance after heartbreak and tragedy.

 

Jun
24
Mon
CT Restaurant Association Annual Golf Classic @ Lyman Orchards Golf Club
Jun 24 all-day
CT Restaurant Association Annual Golf Classic @ Lyman Orchards Golf Club | Middlefield | Connecticut | United States

The first of The Connecticut Restaurant Association (CRA) flagship events, the annual CRA Golf Classic & Chef Dinner, is coming up on June 24. The highly anticipated event is fast approaching and will sell out. Join CRA members and trade for a fantastic day of golf and food, as well as an excellent opportunity to network with fellow restaurateurs, vendors and partners. Follow the CRA on Instagram at @ctrestaurantassoc to stay tuned for more details. Visit ctrestaurant.org for more information and sponsorship opportunities. See last year’s highlights here.