Events

2018-19

JANUARY
• 12-14: St Lucia Food and Rum Festival, St. Lucia
• 15: Barbados Sugar and Rum Season, Barbados
• 30: Think Rum, London (UK)

FEBRUARY
• 4-6: American Craft Spirit Association Distillers Convention & Vendor Trade Show, Nashville TN (USA)
• 17: London Rum & Reggae Festival, London (UK)
• 23-25: Rum Bahamas Festival, Nassau – Fort Charlotte (Bahamas) CANCELLED
• 24: DC Distiller’s Festival, Washington, D.C. (USA)

MARCH
• 5-11: Amsterdam Cocktail Week, Amsterdam (Netherlands)
• 16-17: Cologne Spirits, Cologne Spirits, (Germany)
• 18-21: American Distilling Institute Annual Conference & Vendor Expo, Denver, CO (USA)
• 25-27: Night Club And Bar Show, Las Vegas, NV (USA)

APRIL
• 7: Bristol Rum & Reggae Festival, Bristol (UK)
• 7-9: Marseille Rhum Festival, Marseille (France)
• 7-11 Tales of the Cocktail On Tour! Edinburgh, Edinburgh (UK)
• 8-9: Paris Rhum Fest, Paris (France)
• 14: Chicago Rum Fest, Chicago IL (USA)
• 21: Birmingham Rum & Reggae Festival, Birmingham (UK)
• 28: BlackFinn American Grill Rum Fest Luau, Jacksonville, FL (USA)

MAY
• 5: New England Tequila & Rum Festival, Lincoln, RI (USA)
• 5-6: Glasgow Rum & Reggae Festival, Glasgow (UK)
• 5-6: Gin and Rum Festvial Sheffield, Sheffield (UK)
• 17-20: Tiki Cliente, Los Angeles, CA (USA)
• 18-19: The Rum Festival Norwich, Norwich (UK)
• 19: Czech Rum Fest, Prague (Czechoslovakia)
• 26-27: Cardiff Rum and Reggae Festival, Cardiff (UK)
• 26-27: Carnival EXPO, London (UK)
• 28-29: International Rum Conference, Madrid (Spain)
• 30-31: Madrid Rum Festival, Madrid (Spain)

JUNE
• 1: Manchester Rum Festival, Manchester (UK)
• 2: Club Rum Festival, Amsterdam (Netherlands)
• 6-10: The Hukilau, Ft. Lauderdale, FL (USA)
• 8-9: Rum Renaissance Festival, Ft. Lauderdale, FL (USA)
• 8-9: The Rum Festival Glasgow, Glasgow (UK)
• 16: The Rum Festival Derby, Derby (UK)
• 18-19: The Drinks Industry Show, Sydney (Australia)
• 22-23: Rum Love Festiwal (Polski Rum Festiwal), Wroclaw, (Poland)
• 22-23: Gin and Rum Festvial Leicester, Leicester (UK)
• 23: Charleston RumFest, Charleston, SC (USA)
• 23: The Rum Festival Swansea, Swansea (UK)
• 23-24: Newcastle Rum and Reggae Festival, Blackpool (UK)
• 28-1: Ohana, Luau By The Lake, Lake George, NY (USA)
• 30: National Mai Tai Day
• 30-1: Birmingham Rum Festival, Birmingham (UK)

JULY
• 2: Black Tot Day
• 2-3: Imbibe Live Olympia, London (UK)
• 7: Bristol Rum Fest, Bristol (UK)
• 7-8: Blackpool Rum and Reggae Festival, Cardiff (UK)
• 12-15: Tiki Kon, Portland, OR (USA)
• 14-15: Bournemouth Rum and Reggae Festival, Bournemouth (UK)
• 21: The Rum Festival Wakefield, Wakefield (UK)
• 17-22: Tales Of The Cocktail, New Orleans, LA (USA)
• 21-22: Edinburgh Rum and Reggae Festival, Edinburgh (UK)
• 27-28: The Rum Festival Sheffield, Sheffield (UK)
• 28: Cardiff Rum Festival, Cardiff (UK)
• 28-29: Leeds Rum and Reggae Festival, Leeds (UK)

AUGUST
• 4-5: Stoke Rum and Reggae Festival, Stoke (UK)
• 8-12: Tiki Oasis, San Diego, CA (USA)
• 11: Hot Rod Hula Hop, Columbua, OH (USA)
• 11-12: Manchester Rum and Reggae Festival, Manchester (UK)
• 12: Preston Rum and Reggae Festival, Preston (UK)
• 16: National Rum Day
• 17-18: Latin Food Fest – Spirits Americas Expo, San Diego, CA, (USA)
• 18: Don the Beachcomber’s Mai Tai Festival, Kailua-Kona HI (USA)
• 18-19: Liverpool Rum and Reggae Festival, Liverpool (UK)
• 24-25: Leicester Rum and Reggae Festival, Leicester (UK)
• 26-27: San Diego Spirits Festival, San Diego, CA (USA)

SEPTEMBER
• 1: Exeter Rum Festival, Exeter (UK)
• 1: Portsmouth Rum & Gin Festival Festival, Portsmouth (UK)
• 1-2: Reading Rum and Reggae Festival, Reading (UK)
• 8: California RumFest, San Francisco CA (USA)
• 8-9: Lincoln Rum and Reggae Festival, Lincoln (UK)
• 14-15: The Rum Festival Lincoln, Lincoln (UK)
• 15: Nottingham Rum & Reggae Festival, Nottingham (UK)
• 15: Caribbean Rum & Food Festival Boston 2017, Boston MA (USA)
• 22: Woking Rum & Reggae Festival, Woking (UK)
• 22-23: Athens Rum Fest, Athens (Greece)
• 28-29: The Rum Festival Edinburgh, Edinburgh (UK)
• 28-29: Vienna Rum Festival, Vienna (Austria)
• : Seattle Rum Fest, Seattle (USA)
• 30: New York Rum Fest, New York (USA)
• 30-1: Show Rum Italian Rum Festival, Rome (Italy)
• 30-1: Whisky Exchange – The Whisky Show (with Rum), London (UK)
• ???: Le Suffren Indian Ocean RumFest, Port Louis (Mauritius)

OCTOBER
• 1-7: London Cocktail Week 2018, London (UK)
• 2: Booze and Bubbles Portfolio Tasting [Skurnik Wines & Spirits], New York, NY (USA)
• 6: The Rum Festival Kent, Kent (UK)
• 6: Coventry Rum & Reggae Festival, Coventry (UK)
• 8-10: International Bar and Beverage Trade Show, Berlin (Germany)
• 12-13: Whisky & Rum aan Zee Fest, IJmuiden (Netherlands)
• 13: Weston-super-Mare Rum & Reggae Festival, Weston-super-Mare (UK)
• 13-14: Salon du Rhum, Spa (Belgium)
• 13-14: German Rum Festival, Berlin (Germany)
• 18-21: Barbados Food and Rum Festival, Oistins (Barbados)
• 20: Weymouth Rum & Reggae Festival, Weymouth (UK)
• 20-21: UKRumFest, London (UK)
• 28-29: The Rum Day, Milan (Italy) TheRumDay (English)

NOVEMBER
• 2-3: Danish Rum Festival, Frederiks (Denmark)
• 6-7: Athens Bar Show, Athens (Greece)
• 10: Shrewsbury Rum & Reggae Festival, Shrewsbury (UK)
• 17: High Wycombe Rum & Reggae Festival, High Wycombe (UK)
• 22-23: The Spirit Show, London (UK)
• 30: Belfast Rum & Reggae Festival, Belfast (UK)

DECEMBER
• 5: Repeal Day

2019

FEBRUARY
• 10-12: American Craft Spirits Association Distillers Convention and Vendor Trade Show, The Hyatt Regency, Minneapolis, MN (USA)
• 23-25: Whisky Exchange – The Whisky Show (with Rum), Glasgow, Scotland (UK)

MARCH
• 18-21: American Distilling Institute Conference & Vendor Expo, Denver, CO (USA)
• 29-30: Latin Food Fest, Los Angeles, CA (USA)
• March 31-April 3: Wine and Spirits Wholesalers of America 76th Annual Convention & Exposition, Orlando, FL (USA)

Compiled by: Bill Mohler, Rumelier at Rum Unlimited and Scott French, The Rum Trader
Sources: everfest.com, thefloatingrumshack.com, ultimaterumguide.com, individual event websites

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