Events – Day 3

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Mon Mar 4

Wake Up & Smell The Barley

Kick start the morning with your first choice in American Single Malt -- stop by the lobby of The Lafayette Hotel to find Daniel Kutch and Nathan Burdette of Collectif 1806 pouring Westland American Single Malts, coffee and cocktails. Neat or on the rocks, cold brew or drip, here or to-go ; stop by and grab a dram!

Registration Opens

Day Two of Bartender's Weekend. Registration continues, so swing by the Lafayette Hotel if you haven't picked up your wristband.

This will make it easier to attend some of the larger events, as well as provide you with access to discounts from some of our partners around town.

Plus, the first 300 people to check in at registration will receive a complimentary gift bag courtesy of Imbibe Magazine.

Stop by and say hello!

Bartender Yoga

Join Venture Active and Jameson for a yoga class with a difference.

This one hour Vinyasa flow class was created with bartenders in mind – suitable for all levels; modifications will be offered for beginners as well as challenges for those who want to take it to the next level!

Reward yourself afterwards with some Jameson cocktails and a classic beer and shot sampling with our San Diego Brewery Partner, Green Flash, in the Lafayette Conservatory.

Spaces are limited to 25 for the class, yoga mats are provided.


Industry Takedown

Two Games, one final round! 1st event sumo suit takedown. 2nd event puppet bartender. 3rd and final event secret ingredient cokcktail competition. Prizes for 1st place. All competitors will receive medals.

Liquid Art

Join us in creating your own piece of art while sipping single village mezcal from Del Maguey. Take a break from the sun and the shots to relax, to breathe, and to create. You will get to take home your one-of-a-kind painting, taste, and learn about the delicious mezcals, the traditions of the single villages, and the individual families that create Del Maguey.

Space is limited. RSVP Now!


Park to Bar

Join the Angel’s Envy team on an educational walk through San Diego’s Balboa Park with our local horticulturist and guide, Tiger Palafox. Learn about the history of the park and discover San Diego’s unique flora while foraging seasonal herbs, shrubs, and fruits in one of the many gardens along the way. After our exploration of the park, enjoy a well deserved happy hour at Madison on Park, where we will utilize those seasonal ingredients in Angel’s Envy cocktails.

Everyone should meet the Angel’s Envy team and our guide Tiger at the fountain in front of the Fleet Center promptly at 12pm/

Bartender's Cornhole Triple Crown

We're holding a Cornhole tournament with room for 16 teams (sign through a Facebook event). Clement Daiquiris on draft, Cutwater cans, and a Mai Tai-ish drink featuring Rum Bar. Join us if you are looking for a great place to hang out and recharge with a little bit of competition sprinkled in!

Bartenders Weekend Menu throughout the "Weekend" at Fernside that will feature specially priced cocktails from our sponsors.

Bartender Olympics presented by Edrington

The 3rd Annual Bartenders Olympics, Six teams, Five events, winner takes all. Fast paced game oriented tournament with a jeopardy final round. Four members per team.

Discounted drinks from Partita, Brugal and highland park.

To register your team, please contact:

High West Shoot Out

Enjoy the hospitality of High West and True North while participating in a fun friendly competition to see who has the fastest hand in the land.

Small Bar. Big Funk.

Join us for a Big Dance Party at Small Bar while we boogie our way through the eras of funk with cocktails curated by special guest bartenders from around the country.

Licorería Limantour: Bar Takeover

The famed #11 on World 50 Best Bars list, Licorería Limantour bar team will takeover the wells of Hundred Proof to give you a taste of their Mexico City flair. Come through for cocktails and street tacos courtesy of Remy-Cointreau and Collectif 1806.

Bon Voyage takes over Polite Provisions

Lot 40 | Pike Creek | J.P. Wiser’s Presents: An unforgettable pop-up experience at Polite Provisions for one night only.

Join us for an evening with the esteemed and inventive crew of Bon Voyage!

We look forward to showcasing one of their conceptualized menus, exclusively created for this event! You will not want to miss out. Come through for delectable Canadian Whisky cocktails, small bites, giveaways, and a good time.

Rebels & Diplomats

Diplomatico Rum takes over Sycamore Den, featuring guests, Gianna Johns, Nomad Lead Bartender and Saeed “Hawk” House, lead bartender of Ever Bar, specialty cocktails, and more. Keep your eyes out…rumor has it that a secret society has started holding meetings within the cozy, retro walls of the bar. Who will you meet, and, even more importantly, what will you discover about yourself?

Cynar Pizza Drop

Bartender's Weekend Attendees! Didn’t grab a slice last night? Visit Coin Op in North Park at 11:45PM for Cynar & pizza courtesy of Campari!