Throw on your Irish best and get ready for Victoria’s 2nd annual Irish Whiskey Hooley happening tomorrow!
This massive, authentic Celtic party is organized by the Greater Victoria Festival Society, and will feature live music, dancing, folk stories, Irish tapas, and a collection of Irish whiskies to taste.
- Victoria’s first annual Irish Whiskey Hooley is happening next week
- Sample over 40 Irish whiskeys at a 100-foot long tasting bar
“Some say the very soul of Ireland is expressed most perfectly in the joyous exuberance of traditional music and dances,” reads the Hooley description.
“Others pine for the melodies and spring of the unmistakable music. But still more find that Irish identity is found intertwined in folk stories, which will be told for all to enjoy.”
In addition to the Hooley, the event features two different whiskey schools, which will impart in-depth wisdom on the flavours and tones of the Irish delicacy.
Get your legs warmed up for some jigs, and don’t forget to wear your #leprechaunbest because there will be prizes for best costume of the day!
- When: Sunday, March 10th, 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.
- Where: Yates Street Taphouse, 759 Yates Street
- Tickets: Online here