Be a part of 20 years of cocktail education!
In 2022, Tales of the Cocktail® will be celebrating its 20 year anniversary with the global drinks community from July 25, 2022 – July 29, 2022, in New Orleans. TOTC2022 is a hybrid conference – with opportunities to present both in-person in New Orleans and/or virtually. Be a part of the celebration and contribute your ideas and expertise! Submit an educational seminar proposal for Tales of the COcktail 2022 (TOTC2022) by 11:59 PM CST on January 16, 2022.Learn More & Start a Proposal Here
Tales of the Cocktail® returned for its 19th year in a hybrid digital and in-person format September 20-23. Headlining the program were the signature educational initiatives featuring more than 50 digital seminars, Beyond the Bar activations, the Dame Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, an all-new pre-conference event – Diversity Distilled Career Fair – in response to widespread industry labor shortages, the return of Meet the Distillers, and the annual Spirited Awards®.
Since 2002, the global spirits community has gathered in the heart of the French Quarter for Tales of the Cocktail®. What started as an annual walking tour of historic New Orleans cocktail bars has now become the world’s premier cocktail festival. Learn new techniques and further your career anytime by subscribing to Tales of the Cocktail’s Youtube Channel and following the #TOTC2021 Playlist!
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PROGRESS: 2022 Theme
PROGRESS illustrates the adaptive change of the drinks industry. Tales of the Cocktail Foundation is inspired to embrace this theme in 2022 to showcase the transformative atmosphere and nature of our community. This theme galvanizes the intention of the year to advance the spirits industry in new, exciting seminar topics.