8th Annual

Whiskies of the World AUSTIN

Benefiting Helping A Hero

September 21, 2019, 5:00PM–9:00PM

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 250 of the most fascinating distilled spirits from around the globe, along with their makers and ambassadors, to give guests an unforgettable evening. The event will provide whisky tastings, whisky and food pairings, whisky and cigar pairings, and the chance to interact with outstanding whisky brands as well as fellow whisky enthusiasts. This is an upscale event! Please plan to wear kilts, jackets, party dresses and apparel appropriate for a nice night out! Join us September 21st in Austin, Texas! Guests must be 21 years or older to attend. Valid photo ID required.

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Early Bird Tickets
(Ends June 30, 2019)

VIP: 5:00-9:00pm $110
General: 6:00-9:00pm $85

Regular Price Tickets:
VIP: 5:00-9:00pm $125
General: 6:00-9:00pm $100

What does General
Admission include?

General admission includes entrance to the main tasting hall, food bites for pairing, a whisky tasting glass, a masterclass ($5), and cigars($10).

What does VIP include?
VIP admission includes all that general admission includes plus VIP hour and VIP only pours. Many brands bring limited, special editions only for VIP hours. With limited VIP ticketing guests have easier access to brand ambassadors, distillers and blenders. This translates to less wait time for samples and more time to attend a whisky seminar.

A cigar, cut and smoke, is available for purchase ($10) to enjoy during the event on the cigar patio.


You will receive a souvenir tasting glass and have the opportunity to choose from over 250 expressions of Scotch, Bourbon, Irish, Canadian, Japanese and other whiskies from around the world. Light hord’oeuvres for whisky and food pairings will be served.
Whisky Masterclasses ($5) and a Whisky and cigar pairing class($10) are available. Cigars are available for purchase during the event ($10).


Distribution Hall
1500 East 4th St.
Austin TX 78702

We’re excited to be the first major event for this new Austin venue! Distribution Hall is a spacious, airy studio/warehouse space with a huge outdoor garden area located in the heart of East Austin’s Revitalization area.  Parking may be limited so plan to ride share if  possible.


Guild East 6th at The  Arnold
1621 E. 6th St
Austin TX 78702

Guild East 6th at Corazon
1000 E. 5th St
Austin TX 78702

Guild East 6th at the Indie
1620 E. 6th St
Austin TX 78702

Please use discount code WOW2019 for 10% off your room

The Guild Hotels are a collection of apartment style hotels in different buildings in select cities.  Check out the websites to learn about them! All of these hotels are a 3 minute drive to 1500 Studio and a 6-10 minute walk.