On June 2nd, 2018 you will want to be at Proof - A Whiskey Social.
This event is being presented by Hi-Time Wine Cellars and Westside Museum in Costa Mesa.
You've heard me mention Hi-Time on past episodes because their prices (and selection) are awesome...but this is something I'm really excited about...this is the tasting event of all tasting events. You can check out the Hi-Time Wine Facebook page and event page for Proof to see the updated list of whiskies that will be on hand, but there are over 200 whiskies to taste!
The event will be at the Westside Museum located at 729 Farad St in Costa Mesa, CA 92627.
All the whiskies being poured will also be available for purchase at a 10% discount (To be picked up at Hi-Time at a later date).
A portion of the proceeds from the evening will benefit Surfrider Foundation and their dedication to the protection and enjoyment of the world’s ocean, waves and beaches through a powerful activist network.
VIP tickets are $150 and include early entry at 1 p.m. with exclusive additional whiskies being poured only that hour.
General Admission is $100 and allows admission from 2-5 p.m.
Tickets can be purchased at Hi-Time Wine Cellars or online at https://www.hitimewine.net/proof
The Westside Museum is located at 729 Farad St, Costa Mesa, CA 92627.
Proof – A Whiskey Social wouldn’t be possible without the generous support of our sponsors. A special thank you to Westside Museum, Coast Magazine, Ryan Press and Dianco Wine Accessories.
About Hi-Time Wine Cellars
Celebrating 60 years of business, Hi-Time Wine Cellars is a family-owned and operated retail store located in Costa Mesa, California. Founded by Fritz Hanson and his brother-in-law Jim McVay, Hi-Time opened the cellar doors in 1957 at its original location on 17th and Irvine in Costa Mesa, California. In 1984 the store moved to its Ogle Street location in Costa Mesa where it houses 10,000+ wines from around the world in the largest underground temperature-controlled wine cellar west of the Mississippi. The 24,000 square feet of retail space also boasts a walk-in beer refrigerator, rare spirits, gourmet foods, cheeses, charcuterie, chocolates, candy and a full-service tobacconist with a sizeable walk-in humidor. Hi-Time Wine Cellars is located at 250 Ogle Street, Costa Mesa, CA 92627. For additional information visit www.hitimewine.net or call 949-650-8463
Let me know when you buy your tickets, I'd love to catch up with you at the event!
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