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NY Cocktail Expo 2024, "First Sips"

people at a cocktail festival

Building on last year's impactful resurgence, the NY Cocktail Expo , (New York's premier cocktail festival EST. 2015) returns to Melrose Ballroom with a lineup of exhibitors reminiscent of 2019's vibrant spirit! Mark your calendars for Sunday, August 18th, to experience the most impressive array yet, including the Balcones Distilling Rooftop Lounge Experience, where guests can savor exclusive craft cocktails while enjoying panoramic city views. Known for its unmatched vibe, NYC's mainstay gathering is thrilled to give you a first look, a sneak peek of the dynamic participants energizing this year’s event. Don’t miss any of the action—follow @nycocktailexpo on Instagram for all the exciting updates!

NY Cocktail Expo 2024 Official Sponsor of the Rooftop Lounge

Balcones Whiskey being poured into snifter

"Always working in batches, our whiskies are distilled slow and low, giving us plenty of precise control over the flavor and aroma profile of the spirit."

Rum being poured into a glass

"Sweet & Smoky, for the Wise & the Rebel. Reif Rum is an American made rum with an offbeat blend for all insatiable spirits."

Two Cocktails with Sake

"MIO is a festive, sparkling sake, bright with aromas of peach, ripe persimmon, freesia, and fresh bread.

Bottle of Gin next to a cocktail

"Castle & Key is focused on transparency & quality in spirits production. With these core paradigms, the team knew the only way to produce the spirits that would meet this expectation was to produce everything from scratch.

styled purple cocktails

"A delightfully tart, mildly sweet plum liqueur featuring a show-stopping royal purple hue. Handcrafted in California from all-natural plums, dark cherries & grapes with hints of green apple & lemon.

Whiskey Bottles lined up

"We are committed to crafting locally-sourced spirits in honor of native New Scotland, NY. Utilizing the finest grains grown on the fields of hometown farms—distilled in the heart of Albany County..."

Cocktail next to whiskey in front of art

"Small Batch, Premium Spirits using the crisp water from the Carson River, NV. Crafted in the high desert, inspired by the American Frontiersman. Oat comes through in the final product."

For live updates on "Second Sips" & "Third Sips" be sure to subscribe below!

If you are a bar or spirit brand & would like to secure a spot at the NY Cocktail Expo 2024, Register Here.

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