Join Seersucker Distillery at Their Grand Opening Cinco de Derby Party
Join Seersucker Distillery at their grand opening party with Gin Juleps, live music, local food trucks, lawn games and so much more!
WHAT: The makers of San Antonio’s own Seersucker Southern Style Gin are celebrating the grand opening of Seersucker Distillery with a Cinco de Mayo party and viewing of the Kentucky Derby. The public is invited to the recently remodeled 5,000 square-foot distillery to watch the race on an outdoor video wall while enjoying:
- Cocktails from Seersucker Southern Style Gin + Cinco Vodka
- Gin Juleps with $2.25 (or 25%) of each cocktail benefitting SNIPSA
- Onsite food trucks including Guerilla Gourmet
- Classic lawn games including bocce ball
- Seersucker derby attire contest with cash prizes
- Free tours of the distillery at 12 p.m., 2 p.m. and 4 p.m.
- Live horses and photo ops from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.
- DJ tunes by The Giant Hornets from Japan before the race
- Live music by Zack Walther Band after the race
The Seersucker Distillery Cinco de Derby Party is free to enter, open to all ages and dog-friendly for well-behaved pets on leashes. To encourage guests to travel safely, Seersucker Southern Style Gin has partnered with Lyft to offer $10 off rides for the first 150 people to redeem the promo code SEERSUCKER55.
Phase one of Seersucker Distillery was completed in February 2018 followed by a soft opening to the public. Phase two of the remodel marks the completion of “The Grand Lawn” which includes a turf court for bocce ball, cornhole and washers and a dedicated area for food trucks. Seersucker Distillery’s Cinco de Derby Party is the first largescale public unveiling of the completed indoor tasting room and outdoor spaces.
WHEN: Saturday, May 5
12 p.m. to 9 p.m.
WHERE: Seersucker Distillery
ABOUT SEERSUCKER SOUTHERN STYLE GIN
Azar Family Brands’ (AFB) Seersucker Southern Style Gin is the only gin produced in San Antonio, Texas. AFB distills the grain-based spirit in small batches in a hand-hammered European copper pot still and uses all-natural botanicals. With hints of citrus, honey and mint complimenting its light juniper undertones, Seersucker brings an entirely new gin flavor profile to the market. Sweet and smooth to the taste, Seersucker Southern Style Gin is an approachable, easy-to-mix spirit.
Seersucker Distillery is located at 8501 Cover Road in San Antonio, Texas and is open Thursday through Sunday 12:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Self-guided tours, tastings and signature cocktails are available onsite. To book a private tour of the facility or inquire about hosting a private event in the space, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.