Event Schedule


Eighth Annual Whiskey Obsession Festival

November 4, 2020

Tampa, Florida


Schedule of Events and Masterclasses

Whiskey and Barrel Nite presents the Eighth Annual Whiskey Obsession Festival, November 4, 2020 in Tampa, Florida.

An evening of classes, tastings, custom whisky-infused dinner buffet, VIP pours and a fabulous grand tasting with hundreds of whiskies and cocktails..

Last year, Whiskey Obsession attracted 3,500 attendees from 20 states and Canada and is one of the nation’s largest festivals


Wednesday, November 4, 2020

Grand Tasting and Masterclasses @ Armature Works, 6:00 pm to 9:30 pm

With hundreds of whiskies and cocktails available to sample, the Grand Tasting features dozens of the world’s premium global brands as well as emerging craft distillers from around the country. All tickets include Whiskey and Barrel Nite’s custom whisky-infused dinner buffet and hors d’oeuvres, as well as a one year subscription to Whisky Advocate, the world’s leading whisky magazine. 

  • 6:00 pm VIP Admission
  • 6:30 pm General Admission
  • 6:30 pm VIP Lounge opens
  • 9:00 pm VIP Lounge closes
  • 9:15 pm Last Pour
  • 9:30 pm Event concludes


Three ticket levels are available:

VIP $149:

  • VIP admission is limited to 150 guests and includes one commemorative glass and early entry at 6pm.
  • Exclusive VIP Lounge brought to you by Whiskey & Barrel Nite (6:30 pm to 9 pm)
  • VIP pours of premium, fine, and rare spirits (details available on website closer to event).
  • Greater opportunity to interact with distillery ambassadors and industry professionals.
  • Unlimited tasting of over 200 spirits on main floor.


General Admission $99:

  • Limited to 500 guests includes one commemorative glass; entrance at 6:30 pm.
  • Unlimited tasting of several hundred whiskies and cocktails.


Designated Driver $65:



Armature Works

1910 N Ola Ave

Tampa, FL 33602


Host hotel information coming soon.