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Wednesday, November 15, 2017
The 2018 Chicago Rum Festival
The 4th annual Chicago
Rum Festival sometimes called the Midwest Rum Fest will be on the 14th
of April in 2018 at Logan Square Auditorium, Chicago, Illinois. This year the
program is being launched in a boutique style. More than 40 rum expressions
will be shared from important countries for the entire rum industry. Before
the American Revolution, rum was the most consumed spirit, and now an
awakening is occurring. “The
Chicago Rum Fest is focused on becoming the Official Rum Expo throughout the Midwest”.
The event will be celebrated one
day with the following sessions.
Spirit Industry Session
of a 1 ½ hour program from 12:30-2:00 pm offering industry professionals the
opportunity to network with brand representatives, attend training seminars, taste
a wide variety of rums mingle with industry colleagues. Complimentary snacks
and water will be available at each session along with a 2 oz. souvenir
“GRAND TASTING” Session
a three hour program from 3:30-6:30 pm offering attendees the opportunity to
taste ¼ oz. pours of rum, attend educational brand seminars and enjoy
pleasant mellow music. Complimentary Snacks and water will be
available at each session. A 2 oz. souvenir snifter cup is included.
Grand Educational and Tasting Session
Consisting of a four hour program from 2:30-4:30 pm
offering attendees the opportunity to taste ¼ oz. pours of rum, attend
educational brand seminars and enjoy pleasant mellow music. Complimentary
Snacks and water will be available at each session. A 2 oz. souvenir snifter
cup is included.