Sept 14, 2017
6:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Experience the world of whisky like you’ve never seen it before. As one of the largest whisky tasting events in the US, Whiskies of the World gathers over 200 of the most fascinating distilled spirits from around the globe, along with their makers and ambassadors, to give guests an unforgettable evening.

Guests must be 21 years or older to attend. Valid photo ID required.


General Admission: $120
VIP Admission: $145

(Ticket price includes 12 samples. Brand ambassadors will provide additional drink tickets at their discretion.)


JW Marriot Galleria,
5150 Westheimer Road
Houston, TX 77056


Choose from over 200 expressions of Scotch, Bourbon, Irish, Canadian and other whiskies from around the world to sample
Whisky seminars
Whisky and food pairings
Whisky and cigar pairings


There are rooms available at the JW Marriott Houston on the date of the event, September 14 for a discounted price of $179. Please use this reservation link or call the reservations department at 713-961-1500 and ask for Whiskies of the World to receive the discounted rate. This offer is valid until Aug. 24, 2017.

Announcing the Ryan Roberts Spirits Savant Award


Each year, the Ryan Roberts Spirits Savant Award will honor an individual in the Houston area hospitality industry whose exemplary knowledge and passionate commitment to the responsible enjoyment of distilled spirits warrants the praise of his or her peers. Click here for more information about eligibility and judging criteria.


Entries will be accepted starting at noon on August 15, 2016 and must be received by midnight CDT on September 23, 2016. Entries should be sent via email to WOW@IWSCGroup.com. Please click here to download the full award description, eligibility requirements, and list of deadlines. 


Whisky and food pairings, featuring B&B Butchers & Restaurant and Pappas Bros. Steakhouse
A fashionable presentation by M PENNER
Get up close and personal with fall fashions by M PENNER and an exotic luxury sports car showcased by McLaren Houston