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Tuesday, May 25, 2010

June Events for Imbibers

Summer is the season for drink festivals, and June is packed with great events across the country featuring everything from tiki to tea. Here's a snapshot of a few events we think are not to be missed next month:

Philly Beer Week
June 4–13
Philadelphia is one of America's most beloved beer meccas, and this weeklong celebration shows why, with parties, tastings, dinners and festivals happening across the city.


9th Annual Hukilau Festival
June 10–13
Taking place in balmy Fourt Lauderdale, Fla., this is the ultimate gathering for tiki enthusiasts. Spend four days immersed in all things tiki, including art shows, cocktail competitions, seminars, dinner shows and more.

Word Tea Expo
June 11–13
This trade event happening in Las Vegas is a great place to learn about the world of tea, particularly if you're in the biz or thinking of getting into it. There are tastings, demos, seminars and lots of interesting products to check out.

Food & Wine at National Harbor
June 12 &13
This festival is a celebration of the best food, wine, beers and spirits from the region and across the U.S., and with a location at the beautiful National Harbor on the Potomac River, the setting can't be beat.


Pinot Days
June 27
Taking place in San Francisco, this is always one of the country's best showcases of Pinot Noir from around the world. With more than 200 producers on hand, you can sample up to 500 Pinots and meet some of the winemakers behind them.