New Gin Festival at Paintworks in Bristol on 27th October 2018

New Gin Festival at Paintworks in Bristol on 27th October 2018

Posted on: 13 Sep 2018

Gin lovers behold! A brand-new Gin festival is coming to Bristol Paintworks on Saturday 27th October 2018! 


The Gin Sessions is an independent festival driven by a passion for the good stuff: gin. Setting out to explore exciting spirit concoctions; the festival will offer gin-lovers and friends a chance to switch up their usual G’n’T style with the help of industry experts, free masterclasses and carefully selected gin variations. 

The Gin Sessions at Paintworks

Spend a chilly Saturday night warming up with the festival’s carefully crafted programme. On arrival, grab your personal tasting glass complete with a tasting notes booklet; ready to help you navigate the classic, international and flavoured gins on offer throughout the evening.


But it’s not all gin: this festival is armed with some fine entertainment, too. Once you’ve gained some new alcoholic insights, you can head over to watch some live music or munch on their outstanding Streetfood selections.


Not sure you can decide on your gin gorge alone? No problem: just have a chat with the festival’s expert bartenders at its dedicated gin cocktail bar, or some of the industry experts exhibiting their exclusive brands (samples are most definitely expected). You can even have a go at one of the evening's free masterclasses! 


With tickets crashing in at just £10 plus booking fee, this event is a no-brainer if you’re a lover of trendy events filled with perfectly-formed drinks (I mean, who isn’t?!). 


The event will run from 6: 30 pm until 11 pm on Saturday 27th October 2018. Grab your tickets here, or head to their social media pages to find out more. Paintworks is located at Bath Rd, Bristol BS4 3EH. 

Article by:

Kate Hutchison

Kate is a second-year Philosophy student at the University of Bristol. Alongside helping to run the online side of the university's independent student newspaper, Kate regularly contributes to music platforms in the city. You can follow Kate on Twitter at @katefhutchison