2023 Fresno Whiskey Festival

  • Presented By: The Standard Restaurant & Lounge
  • Dates: October 21, 2023
  • Location: The Standard Restaurant & Lounge
  • Address: 9455 N. Fort Washington, Fresno, CA 93730
  • Phone: (559) 434-3638
  • Time: 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
  • Price: $125


Savor the Spirit: The Fresno Whiskey Festival at The Standard
Whiskey enthusiasts and connoisseurs, mark your calendars for an extraordinary event that will tantalize your taste buds and ignite your passion for ALL THINGS Whiskey. Join us for the 7th Annual North Fresno Whiskey Festival.

The Fresno Whiskey Festival at The Standard is a celebration of the rich heritage and craftsmanship of whiskey, offering an immersive experience that showcases a wide array of premium spirits. Set in the heart of North Fresno in California, this annual festival has become a must-attend gathering for whiskey lovers from near and far.

The Ultimate Whiskey Experience
The Fresno Whiskey Festival at The Standard promises an unforgettable afternoon dedicated to the exploration of whiskey’s diverse flavors, origins, and production techniques. Whether you are a seasoned whiskey aficionado or just starting your journey into the world of distilled spirits, this event caters to all levels of expertise.

50+ Tastings & 20+ Exhibitors
The festival features an impressive lineup of renowned distilleries and whiskey brands, each offering samples of their finest creations. Attendees can delight in the opportunity to savor a wide selection of whiskey styles, including bourbon, scotch, rye, and more. Expert distillers and brand ambassadors are on hand to share their expertise, guiding participants through tasting notes and providing valuable insights into the nuances of each expression.

The Fresno Whiskey Festival is not just about sampling whiskey. It is a holistic experience that immerses attendees in the culture, history, and artistry surrounding this beloved spirit. Educational exhibitors provide a platform for attendees to deepen their knowledge of whiskey production, the distillation process, and the influence of different grains and aging techniques on flavor profiles. Industry experts and master distillers will share their wisdom, engaging participants in conversations that enrich their appreciation for the craft.

Craft Cocktails, Food, And More
For those who prefer their whiskey mixed into delightful concoctions, The Standard staff will have a carefully crafted menu of mixed whiskey cocktails along with our infamous Smoked Old-Fashioned station. Our expert mixologists will demonstrate their skills, crafting exquisite whiskey-based cocktails that showcase the versatility of this spirit. Attendees can learn about the art of mixology, discovering new and innovative ways to enjoy whiskey beyond the traditional neat or on the rocks.

No whiskey experience is complete without indulging in delectable culinary pairings. The Fresno Whiskey Festival at The Standard understands this, and attendees can enjoy a complimentary menu of small bites that pair perfectly with your whiskey tastings.

The festival’s organizers go the extra mile to create an atmosphere that is both vibrant and sophisticated. Live music, ample space, and plenty or shade and bathrooms ensure that attendees are engaged throughout the evening. The venue, The Standard, provides an elegant backdrop for the festivities, creating an ambiance that reflects the spirit’s timeless allure.

A Sell Out Event
Beyond the whiskey and the immersive experiences, The Fresno Whiskey Festival at The Standard fosters a sense of community among attendees. It brings together whiskey enthusiasts, industry professionals, and novices alike, providing a platform for shared passion, knowledge exchange, and building lasting connections.

The Fresno Whiskey Festival at The Standard is an exceptional event that celebrates the world of whiskey in all its glory. With its diverse selection of premium spirits, educational opportunities, mixology showcases, culinary delights, and captivating entertainment, this festival truly captures the essence of whiskey. Whether you are a seasoned whiskey enthusiast or simply curious about this fascinating spirit, attending the Fresno Whiskey Festival at The Standard promises an evening of unforgettable experiences, enriching your understanding and appreciation of whiskey’s craftsmanship and heritage.