There’s always an exciting event, appearance or whiskey tasting coming up. We love to meet our fans, share ideas and support our community by bringing our love of whiskey to the adoring public.

Summer Whiskey Tastings

Join us for these unique summer whiskey tastings and features…

Friday, August 21st
Whiskey Sour Day at Martha
Martha – 2113 E York St Philadelphia, PA

Saturday, September 2nd
Tasting at Free Range Wine & Spirits
Free Range Wine & Spirits – 329 Atlantic Ave, Brooklyn, NY

Friday, September 8th
Broadway Warehouse Liquors – 349 Wantagh Ave, Levittown, NY

Friday, September 15th
Chocolate & Whiskey Pairing Event at Eclat
Eclat Chocolate – 24 S High St, West Chester, PA

Philly Craft Spirits Week Preview Party

The first Philly Craft Spirits Week Preview Party has arrived! Join Dad’s Hat Rye and eight of the best area distillers at Philadelphia Distilling’s new Northern Liberties Best-of-Philly tasting room to sample the best the local craft spirits scene has to offer, as well as food trucks, fun, and more!

Get your tickets here!

Where: Philadelphia Distilling Co., 25 East Allen St, Philadelphia, PA
When: Thursday, August 24th, 5-9pm


Bergen County Food & Wine Festival 2017

Westfield Garden State Plaza is set to host the first annual Bergen County Food & Wine Festival in partnership with BC The Magazine, benefiting The 200 Club of Bergen County. This festival will celebrate the amazing culinary minds and highly rated restaurants of Bergen County!

Tickets can be purchased here.

Where: Westfield Garden State Plaza, 1 Garden State Plaza, Paramus, NJ
Where: September 16th, 12-5pm, and September 17th, 12-6pm


Whiskey Bonanza at Twisted Tail

Don’t miss out on Whiskey Bonanza – the main event during Bourbon Heritage Month. For the fourth year in a row, Philadelphia whiskey paradise The Twisted Tail will be hosting a ticketed tasting where attendees will be able to try over 70 whiskeys.

In addition to bourbon, we’re serving a Southern Pig Roast during the VIP hour, hosting a bartender competition, and playing the blues.

VIP Hour starts an hour early at 6pm and includes tastings of specialty and rare whiskeys that will not be available during the main event.

Where: Twisted Tail, 509 S 2nd St Philadelphia, PA
When: Thursday, September 21st, 7-10pm (VIP Hour 6pm)


Cigar Night featuring Dad’s Hat Rye

The historic Happy Apple Inn in Cream Ridge, New Jersey is set to host Cigar Night – featuring a unique whiskey tasting paired with fresh cigars from Frank’s Cigars along with an amazing braised short rib entree prepared specifically for the evening!

Reservations are required. To make a reservation, please call (609) 259-7889.
This event will be $65 per person.

Where: Happy Apple Inn, 29 Imlaystown Rd, Cream Ridge, NJ 08514
When: Thursday, September 21st, 5:30-9:30pm


Fall Whiskey Tastings

Get a jump on fall with these featured whiskey tastings…

Friday, September 22nd
Better Farm Event at Radnor Hunt Club
Radnor Hunt Club – 826 Providence Road Malvern, PA

Saturday, September 30th
De Wine Spot – 428 Lorimer St. Brooklyn, NY

The Dog & Cask Whiskey Pairing Dinner

The gastropub heroes at The Dog & Cask welcome Dad’s Hat Rye to North Jersey for a sure-to-be-great whiskey pairing dinner. Specializing in creative variations of American and International pub grub, The Dog & Cask also features a great selection of craft beer, cask wine, vintage and modern cocktails.

Where: The Dog & Cask, 55 NJ-17, Rochelle Park, NJ
When: Thursday, October 12th, 7-9:30pm


CEOs Against Cancer

Help to make your impact in the fight against cancer and join us for CEOs Against Cancer – an exclusive evening filled with discovery and a special performance by acclaimed singer-songwriter John Hiatt.

The proceeds of this event will benefit the American Cancer Society’s life-saving pay-if research program.

Where: The Carriage Barn at Liseter, 3900 White Stone Road Newtown Square, PA   
When: Friday, October 6th, 7-8:30pm


Taste of Ardmore 2017

Taste of Ardmore, the annual celebration of Ardmore’s vibrant and diverse restaurant scene is back! This year Ardmore restaurants are serving up MORE delicious bites, unique menu items, and signature cocktails.

Where: Toyota of Ardmore, 219 E. Lancaster Ave, Ardmore, PA
When: Tuesday, October 10th, 5:30-9pm


Wild Rye Rumpus Rye Whiskey Festival

Where: New York Distilling Co., 79 Richardson St. Brooklyn, NY
When: Friday, October 20th, 2-8pm


Philadelphia Whiskey & Fine Spirits Festival

Dad’s Hat Rye returns this year for the Philadelphia Whiskey & Fine Spirits Festival! Enjoy 200+ premium distilled spirits including whiskey, scotch, vodka, gin, rum, tequila, cordials and handcrafted cocktails — all in one night!

This amazing whiskey wonderland once again kicks off the 2nd annual Philly Craft Spirits Week! Check out the highlights at the link below.

Where: Lincoln Financial Field, 1 Lincoln Financial Field Way, Philadelphia, PA
When: Thursday, October 26th, VIP Tasting 5-9pm, Grand Tasting 6:30-9pm



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Most Saturday afternoons (by appointment only), we offer tours of the Dad’s Hat Rye distillery in Bristol, PA. 

Reserve your distillery tour today.