We’re already anticipating the month of June to be gin focused. After all, World Gin Day is happening on June 8 and Adelaide tends to host a variety of events in celebration of this special day.
To make celebrations easier for you, we’ve compiled a few cool World Gin Day events happening in Adelaide. Pencil these in.
For the Love of Gin – The Kentish Hotel
The Kentish Hotel is hosting For the Love of Gin, bringing us some of the greatest gin distillers in SA. There will be gin tastings from each distillery and cocktails made specially for the day, as well as live music and gifts to take home.
Where: The Kentish Hotel, 23 Stanley St, North Adelaide.
When: June 8, 2pm – 5pm.
Tickets: $20 and available here.
Gin Fest – Glen Ewin Estate
Glen Ewin Estate is playing host to Gin Fest. The day will feature interstate distillers, entertainment and masterclasses. Enjoy gin tastings and masterclasses, and take home bottles of gin at special event pricing. There will also be a photobooth, coffee cart, and live music.
Where: Glen Ewin Estate, 43 Lower Hermitage Rd, Houghton.
When: June 8, 11am – 6pm.
Tickets: $20 and are available here.
Gin & Jazz – Adelaide’s Finest Supermarket Pasadena
Gin and Jazz lovers of the world! Come and celebrate World Gin Day with us at Pasadena Foodland on Sunday 9th June from 11:30am 🍹🎷Explore your way through our store and sip on South Australian Gins while enjoying delicious appetisers at each of our 4 bars – Mr Nick’s, Oceanicbar, Salumibar & Cheesebar!
Where: Pasadena Foodland, 20 Fiveash Dr SA 5042
When: June 9, 11:30am – 3.30pm
Tickets: $25, buy 2 get 1 free, book at Mr Nick’s Kitchen in Pasadena Foodland.
Nibble & a KIS – Adelaide Central Market
Kangaroo Island Spirits and Kangaroo Island Stall 17 are presenting Nibble & a KIS. This exclusive, after hours gin blending masterclass will be hosted by Jon and Sarah Lark. Guests will receive a 200ml bottle of Gin alongside a special gift pack of Henry’s Straight up dehydrated fruit and spices. You’ll also take home the day’s recipe list as well as vouchers for KIS Gin and Tonics at Stall 17’s Gin Bar.
Where: KI Stall 17, Adelaide Central Market.
When: June 8, 3:30pm – 5:30pm.
Tickets: $125. Only 30 spots available so get in quick.
Winter Gin Launch – Inglewood Inn
Inglewood Inn and Applewood Distillery are launching a Winter Gin, and the celebration is fittingly on World Gin Day. Head to the Inglewood Inn and pair the new gin with a tonic or add it to a hot cocktail with warm spices. There will be live music from 5pm and drink specials all night long.
Where: Inglewood Inn, 1931 North East Rd, Inglewood.
When: June 8, 5pm – 10pm.
For more information, click here.
World Gin Day – The Highway
The Highway is hosting an afternoon of South Australian gin tastings available from just $2. This event is set to showcase SA’s gin distillers, complimented with Fever Tree Tonic and garnishes. Relax on the deck with a cheese platter and a gin cocktail for an afternoon done right.
Where: The Highway, 290 Anzac Hwy, Plympton.
When: June 8, 1pm – 5pm.
Tickets: $20 and can be purchased here.
World Gin Day – Seppeltsfield Road Distillers
Seppeltsfield Road Distillers is celebrating World Gin Day in the beautiful Barossa area. Taste the finest Gin and indulge in lunch from RUBY’s Food Van. For a sweet twist to the day, Barossa Valley Ice Cream Company will be providing the desserts to show you that gin and ice cream aren’t just as good in the colder months. Live music from 1pm and drink specials available all day.
Where: Seppeltsfield Road Distillers, 436 Seppeltsfield Rd, Marananga.
When: June 8, 12pm – 3pm.
For more information, click here.