Experience the Miami Rum Renaissance Festival in AprilApril 10, 2013
As one of the most exciting events comes to Miami, residents can start making plans to attend the Rum Renaissance Festival going on from April 15th to the 21st. This event will features some of the rarest rums found throughout the world, along with small batch and large brand rums. Whether you’re in the business or you just love rum, the festival is a unique opportunity for all to enjoy.
Enjoy VIP tastings and parties, enter cocktail competitions and even enjoy celebrity seminars held throughout the week. The festival is celebrating its fifth year and will provide a safe atmosphere for plenty of tasting and fun. Whether you just want to celebrate or you want to learn more about the different rums found all over the globe, you will want to reserve your tickets for and make your plans soon.
Many events will take place including:
- Happy Hour at Broken Shakers – April 15th – 18th from 5-6pm
- Trade Only Grand Tasting – April 19th from 3-7pm
- The RumXP Awards Ceremony – April 19th from 7-8pm
- VIP Grand Tasting – April 20th and 21st from noon-2pm
- Public Grand Tasting – April 20th and 21st from 2pm – 7pm (including seminars, cocktail competitions and the Island Lifestyle exhibits)
Other events will be held at the Top of the Gale Hotel with companies, such as Chilled Mai-Kai and Appleton Estate present. Sample more than 200 rums throughout the festival sampling times and enjoy the many other events happening throughout the week.
Admission for Saturday or Sunday is $50 per person, per day, which includes Grand Rum tasting, a Rum Guide and Show Program, Cocktail competitions and the Island Lifestyle Exhibits. VIP tickets are $65 per person, per day and provide early admission to the tasting on Saturday or Sunday, along with a special VIP area, a complimentary tasting glass and admission to all the celebrity seminars.
A weeklong Executive VIP pass is also available for $250, along with tickets to individual VIP parities for $40 per event.