In collaboration with the Ohio Distiller’s Guild, North Market will host the second annual Mix & Shake on Saturday, February 18, 2017 from 7:30pm-10:30pm. This after-hours event will feature eight local and Ohio-based distillers.
“Last year’s first of its kind Mix & Shake sold out quickly and was a huge success! We’re thrilled to be bringing back “best in class” Ohio Distillers for an elegant evening at the Market,” states North Market Executive Director Rick Harrison Wolfe.
Participating distilleries include: Buckeye Vodka, Flat Rock Spirits, Indian Creek Distillery, Belle of Dayton Distillery, Cleveland Whiskey, Middle West Spirits, Tom’s Foolery, and Watershed Distillery. “I feel confident in speaking on behalf of all members of the Ohio Distiller’s Guild to say that we are excited to participate in Mix & Shake again this year and appreciate the partnership and the platform that North Market is giving us to share our stories,” stated Greg Lehman of Watershed Distillery. Each of the distilleries will have a small straight spirit taste and a signature cocktail for guests to sample.
Attendees can expect 6 oz cocktail tastings (4 tastings are included with admission), a $10 voucher to spend at any North Market merchant, entertainment from DJ Kenny Lectro, a speakeasy from Curio at Harvest inside of Hot Chicken Takeover, and more!
For additional information and to purchase tickets visit northmarket.com. Tickets will only be available online. This event is expected to sell out!
Proceeds from the event support the North Market Development Authority and the Ohio Distiller’s Guild, both of which are not-for-profit organizations.
North Market has been in operation since 1876. It is Columbus’ only true public market. More than 30 merchants offer a wide variety of fresh produce, meat, poultry, seafood, flowers and other specialty food items. The Market also provides an international selection of freshly prepared foods, distinctive gifts and personable service from owner/operators and is home to the oldest Farmers’ Market in Central Ohio. The North Market is open daily.
The Ohio Distiller’s Guild was incorporated in 2012 by Ryan Lang of Middle West Spirits, Greg Lehman of Watershed Distillery and Tom Herbruck of Tom’s Foolery Distillery with the hopes that the Guild would provide a legislative voice for Ohio’s Craft Distillers. The primary functions of the guild is advocacy of members and to effect improvements in the industry through legislature.