The Invitational

The 2015 Industry Invitational at the Manhattan Cocktail Classic
Monday, May 18 11:00am to 7:00pm

Hosted at the Pier A Harbor House, the Industry Invitational offers an action-packed day of programming and activities geared specifically towards the festival's trade audience. The full calendar of programming will be announced shortly, but below is taste of what's in store. 

Sample spirits and cocktails from some of today's top producers, and to learn more about what's happening at the cutting edge of the beverage industry today. 

First Floor
11:00am to 7:00pm - Long Hall Walk-Around Tasting

From lively demonstrations of modern culinary techniques and applications; to sipping through the storied history of your favorite spirit – the Invitational’s seminar line-up showcases the best and the brightest of today's cocktail culture.

Second & Third Floor
11:30am to 6:30pm - State & Loft Room Seminars

The Invitational is open to members of the beverage and hospitality industry and media by registration only.

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There is a $45 registration fee to attend, which grants access to all programming and activity at the Invitational. (And note that all other festival events, e.g. the Gala, and the other ticketed seminars and events taking place at bars and restaurants, are NOT part of the Industry Invitational, and require additional ticket purchase.)

Questions? Visit the Invitational FAQ or shoot us an email at for further assistance.