Sip Idaho is Idaho's only official liquor tasting event. Every summer, we get the best and most delicious distilleries from Idaho and across the United States to come to Boise to represent their brands and show you all about their best and upcoming products.

All evening from 5:00-7:30PM, Sip Idaho will be open to the public for you to taste and chat. Appetizers will also be available, catered with the hotel. Learn some cool new mixology tricks, try out some fancy and ambitious cocktails, all while enjoying a classic Idaho summer in Downtown Boise.

Join us and hundreds of fellow enthusiasts for a night of tasting, fun merchandise, swag, live music, and just having a blast with the minds and geniuses behind your favorite spirits.

Saturday, June 11th 2020

5:00-7:30PM

Hilton Garden Inn

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Probably the toughest (but best) choice you'll make all summer. Choose wisely.

Tickets Available April 3rd

VIP Experience

$75

The ultimate ticket! Get special access to meet the vendors and distillers before the crowds. Get a head start on the evening and enjoy a more exclusive drinking experience.
  • 1-hour exclusive pre-entry (4:00-5:00)
  • Special vendor meet & greet
  • Four Roses Bourbon tasting glass
  • Access to all vendors
  • Catered food
  • Live music
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General Admission

$50

General ticket for access to the event. You'll get to taste from every vendor, chat, purchase merch, and more.
  • 5:00-7:30 event access
  • Four Roses Bourbon tasting glass
  • Access to all vendors
  • Catered food
  • Live music
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Tickets Available April 3rd

Vendors

The distilleries you've always wanted to tour, the people you've always wanted to meet, and the spirits your heart has always craved, all in one place. This is our current list of vendors registered for the event. They come from all over the country to bring you their finest spirits.

Four Roses
Lawrenceburg, Kentucky
Willie's Distillery
Ennis, Montana
Chocolate Infusion
Eagle, Idaho
The Chocolat Bar
Boise, Idaho

Want to register as a vendor?
Here are a few reasons you should.

  • Reach a totally new market of restaurant owners, bartenders, and regular drinkin' folk.
  • Network with people just as passionate as you are about their drinks.
  • 200+ attendees
  • Don't get lost in a sea of other distillers at a huge event like Vegas.
  • Registration is only $250! $200 if you sign up before 2020.
  • Because it's Boise. We are nice, and love good drinks.
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Things you should know!

It's a public event, can I bring my kids?

No kids allowed! Not even babies. Here in Idaho, we take liquor laws very seriously and nobody under 21 will be given entry.

But let's be honest, this is your chance for a date night without the kiddos. Get a babysitter and enjoy a fun night out downtown!

Where should I park?

Street parking downtown is normally free after 5:00pm on Saturdays! So you can park on the streets or in any of the large parking garages nearby. Park BOI actually has a garage right there at the hotel!

Please drink responsibly! Ride-sharing and taxis are widely available downtown. If you are questioning whether you should drive, make the wiser decision and get a cab.

What if my schedule changes, can I get a refund?

Unfortunately, no refunds are available. The tickets are transferable, though. So if for some reason you've purchased a ticket and can't make it, tickets also make great birthday gifts.

What About the Doggos?

Idaho liquor laws forbid us from allowing pets at the event. As much as we love our furry and feathered friends, please leave them at home.

Will there be food available?

Appetizers will be widely available from Hilton Garden Inn. They are catering the event to help us all stay in tip-top shape throughout the evening.

Can I stay at the hotel after the event?

Yes! Sip and stay! The hotel is actually blocking off a series of rooms for guests and sponsors if they wish to stay the night. So have a great time, make a date out of it, and enjoy a nice downtown brunch in the morning. You can book directly here.

Is the ticket for one person only?

Yes. Tickets are per person only. So, as much as you refer to your partner as your "other half" you are two complete humans according to us. You get to buy two complete tickets.

Volunteer & Work Opportunities

With so many distillers and vendors coming in for the event, we have a few opportunities for volunteer staff and paid bartenders. For all applicants that would like to help pour, you will need to be a certified bartender.

If you would like to inquire about opportunities, please send us a message below!

Contact Information

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Rachelle Kelch

rachelle@northstarspiritsidaho.com
(208) 350-9589