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From bartender competitions to launch parties, whiskey tastings and special distillery days, this is your source for what's coming up. Please check back again soon. You can also find out about Charbay happenings on Facebook or by joining our mailing list. Cheers!

29th Annual Autumn Food & Wine Festival (Tahoe)
Three days of wine & spirits tastings, cooking demonstrations & competitions

Friday, September 05, 2014
thru Sunday

Join Charbay's Marko for one of his favorite events of the year...3 days dedicated to great food, spirits & wine at The Village at Northstar, Lake Tahoe. Don't miss Marko's 18th(!) Annual Charbay Launch Party (Saturday). It always a sell-out, so do get your tickets early. This year we hear that Marko will be pairing Spirits and caviar and more!

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Craft Spirits Carnival (San Francisco)
The World’s Largest Tasting Room for Hand-Crafted Spirits

Saturday, September 20, 2014

Come one, Come all to the new San Francisco Craft Spirits Carnival to Try & Buy over 100 spirits brands of all tastes, shapes and sizes: Mezcal, Absinthe, Whiskey, Bourbon, Vodka, Tequila, Grappa … too many to list. All tastings are included in price of admission.

NEW! Tickets include entry to the Craft Beer Saloon where you can try unlimited tastings of craft brews from around the Bay Area and beyond.

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Indie Spirits Expo (Chicago)
Marko & Carlos Seminar at 6:30!

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Be sure to come by the Charbay bar as we join in on the fun for "the largest gathering of small, independent, family owned, handcrafted spirits...under one roof!"

Special Chicago Seminar:

6:30 - 7:30 - 'Know Your Distiller' Seminar. Join Charbay's Marko Karakaseavic & Tequila Tapatio's Carlos Camarena  Distillers as they share their distilling stories. Their friendship lead to the rare teaming up of two respected distilling familes: to distill Tequila together and to open the U.S. market finally to the 75 year old brand of Tequila Tapatio.

Both distillers carry on family traditions of hand crafted quality spirits.These two leading artisan brands are now available in  Chicago.

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Whiskey Fest (San Francisco)
Join Miles & Marko at the longest-running whisky festival in the U.S.

Friday, October 03, 2014

 Be sure to stop by to sample our latest release: R5 Whiskey Lot No. 3.

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Clinic Ole 'Gala' (Napa Valley)
Gala dinner & auction for a great cause

Saturday, October 04, 2014

This annual Gala dinner and auction supports Community Health Clinic Ole, providing access to healthcare for all people in Napa Valley. The 2014 GALA will feature great wines & fresh, local, farm to table fare by Hog Island Oysters, Fatted Calf Charcuterie, Long Meadow Ranch, Chef Dominic Orsini, and Meadowood Estate Catering, with live entertainment plus cocktails by Charbay.

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