SATURDAY MARCH 28 from 6:30PM-10PM
Built in 1917, The RITZ Ybor ‘Historic Landmark’ is Tampa Bay's premier Special Event Venue conveniently located on ‘La Setima’ ( Seventh Avenue and 15th Street) in the heart of the famed Ybor City, near Downtown Tampa and the Channelside District.
!DOZENS OF WORLD CLASS SUGAR CANE-BASED SPIRITS INCLUDING CACHACAS FROM BRAZIL, RHUMS AND RUMS FROM THE WORLD OVER, FOR YOUR TASTING PLEASURE!
!SPECIALLY CREATED CULINARY DELIGHTS!
!SEMINARS HOSTED BY INDUSTRY PERSONALITIES!
!SILENT AUCTION TO BENEFIT CHARITY!
VIP hour starts at 6:30PM
VIP Guests will have an opportunity to mix and mingle, in a more intimate setting, with experts, authors, distillers and others. Guaranteed Seminar seating & Goody Bags will be given to the first 200 VIP’s only.
NEW THIS YEAR
Let Industry Celebrities lead you on an intimate tour of rums. Learn from our Judges — fresh from the 4th Annual Rum Competition — how rums are tasted and rated. These very special 'Tasting Tours' will accommodate a limited # of guests per Tour, and last approximately 1/2 hour each.
Contact us for more details.
General Admission begins at 7:30PM
Throughout the evening, a dazzling culinary feast will satisfy even the most discriminating palate, while you sip dozens of delicious Rums, Rhums & Cachacas (and more in store).
Proceeds from our Silent Auction, ending at 9:00PM & featuring fine spirits & other products, will 100% benefit the Sky Ranch Foundation, which has been assisting troubled youth for more than 40 years.
!COME CELEBRATE THE DISTILLERS ART!
!BECOME AN AFICIONADO!
Event ends at 10PM
Auction items are generously donated by our participating brands and sponsors, often featuring rare hard-to-find collectable items. If you wish to make a donation, please contact Duncan Cameron, Treasurer, at 540-891-7201.
Parking Parking in Ybor City is available in the Centro Ybor and Palm Avenue Garages, various surface lots, and metered on-street sites—and—on the lot adjacent to The RITZ Ybor.
Must be 21 or older to attend
Photo I.D. Required
Please Polish Your Palate Responsibly