Get ready for a brand new spirit focused festival in Edmonton, Alberta.

Get ready for the ultimate celebration of whisky at the first ever STREET SPIRIT FESTIVAL by Dram Fine Podcast on July 16th, 2023. This one-of-a-kind event is designed to be approachable and fun for all whisky lovers, no matter your level of knowledge or expertise. We’re even allowing non whisky brands to come so it’s a totally safe space to test out the waters of your whisky journey… maybe it’s a gin journey!

“Hosting a young and fresh whisky festival was our biggest goal when we started the podcast 3 years ago. So we are super excited that we’re making our dream a reality!”

said Pamela Dobbin, Founder and Co-Host of Dram Fine Podcast.

“Our aim in everything we do with Dram Fine is to create an environment that is approachable and fun for everyone, whether you’re a seasoned whisky enthusiast or just curious about what the fuss is all about.”

This festival is all about breaking down barriers and making whisky accessible to everyone. You’ll have the chance to sample some of the best whiskies from around the world, all while enjoying a lively atmosphere that includes a live podcast from Dram Fine, brand presentations, lounge area, DJ’s and even a drag act.

Brands announced so far…

Glenfiddich, the maverick of the whisky world, will take you on a journey of bold flavors and exceptional craftsmanship. Ardbeg, the peaty powerhouse, will transport you to the rugged shores of Islay with every sip. Glenmorangie, the purveyor of elegance, will dazzle your senses with its refined expressions. And last but certainly not least, Hansen Distillery, the local hero, will showcase their passion for distilling and their unique Alberta spirit.

Boulder Spirits who have recently been added to the line up bringing an enchanting touch to the festival, with their vibrant presence and captivating expressions. Another Alberta local, that will delight festival goers, is Bridgeland Distillery who we know will leave a lasting impression with their impeccable craftsmanship.

Now, imagine yourself surrounded by these phenomenal brands, a glass in hand, as you embark on a whisky adventure like no other. From the smoky depths of Ardbeg to the smooth depths of Glenfiddich, your taste buds will be treated to a symphony of flavours that will leave you craving for more.

Whether you’re a seasoned whisky enthusiast or a curious newcomer, the Street Spirit Festival is a breath of fresh air into the usual spirits festival scene (much like their podcast). You’ll have the chance to learn about the whisky-making process, explore unique flavour profiles, and discover new brands that you may never have tried before.

MCing the Street Spirit Festival is the electrifying Fiona McNeill. She’s just returned from the Feis ile, the renowned Islay Whisky Festival, and she’s armed with a contagious enthusiasm for whisky that will have you rolling with laughter.

Fiona is not your ordinary MC. She’s a multi-talented gem from Scotland, boasting awards for her radio hosting skills, DJ prowess, and musical talents. But here’s the best part: she adores whisky just as much as we do! Is she the epitome of perfection? We think so!

So come prepared to sip on delightful drams, dance during DJ sets, and share countless laughs at the Street Spirit Festival. Tickets are selling faster than a whisky snatched from a Highland ghost, so make sure to secure yours before they vanish into thin air!

Sun, Jul 16, 2023 3:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Street Spirit Festival




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