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Des Moines' Whiskey Festival is BACK  and will be taking place in downtown Des Moines, IA at The River Center!

A two day festival featuring food, music, cigars, fun, contests, speakers, charities and of course WHISKEY! How could you miss it?!

The kick off to Whiskey Fest is our signature dinner, Women N Whiskey. A 4 course/ 4 whiskey pairing dinner with a special speaker and mixologist demonstration. Each dish is also created by a local women chef! To end the night, a female headlining entertainer will take the stage. We eat great food, drink whiskey, and have entertainment between each course! 

Spend your day tasting new whiskeys, listening to endless music, and eating your way around the festival. So many fun filled options! Dont forget about the cigar truck or the outdoor game patios. Whiskey Fest has expanded and will take over both sides of The River Center.

Saturday is full of food, music, entertainment and more! Enjoy all day activities like axe throwing, cigar trucks, contests, speakers, games, and of course WHISKEY! We will be featuring over 200 types of whiskey for tasting! ​

Date: November 18th & 19th 2022. TWO DAYS OF WHISKEY!
Tickets on Sale Sept 9th at 10am - this event is 21 + only 

 

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Women N Whiskey Pairing Dinner W/ Special Guest

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 18th 2022 - Pairings by Cedar Ridge Distillery​

Dinner Menu and Music Lineup - coming Soon

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Des Moines' Whiskey Festival 

Saturday, NOVEMBER 19th 2022

Tasting Menu and Music Lineup - coming Soon

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THANK YOU TO OUR 2018 CELEBRITY CHEFS

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Distillery Speaker

Special Guest 

THANK YOU TO OUR TITLE SPONSORS!

Survivor Speech - 
Susan G. Komen Greater Iowa

THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS

THANK YOU TO OUR 2019 CELEBRITY CHEFS

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THANK YOU TO OUR 2021 CELEBRITY CHEFS

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Women N Whiskey Charity Info

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PARKING

There will be a variety of parking around the area of The River Center but it's best to purchase a parking pass for the lot directly behind The River Center. You can purchase that onsite and pay at the lot. Each individual vehicle will need a parking ticket. More information & map of parking areas can be found at https://www.dsmwhiskeyfest.com

CONNECT

HOTEL PARTNERS

COMING SOON~  

 

Discount off room rates. Give them a call at 515-202-6327 and ask for Des Moines Whiskey Fest Block! You can also click the link below to book online for the same deal. 

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THANK YOU TO OUR WHISKEY SPONSORS

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