MARK YOUR CALENDARS! December 6th and 7th we’re hosting our 3rd Annual Holiday Sip ‘N Shop event!
Friday, December 6th, 4 – 8pm
Saturday, December 7th, 1 – 8pm
Join us at the distillery for our 3rd Annual Holiday Sip ‘n Shop event! Our 2-day event will host a variety of local vendors, artisans, food trucks and games, workshops, live music and raffle prizes.
Be one of the first 50 guests to order a cocktail on Friday evening and take home a vintage holiday cocktail glass or cup for free! We’ll have the halls decked and lights strung; so join us for this magical weekend!
Featured Cocktails: House-made Eggnog, Cranberry Smash and Wassail (aka spiked cider!)
Vendors: Sendero Provisions | Don’s Humidor | Soledad Clay Creations | World Cup Fair Trade Market | Skye Barak Art | Pitaya Bags | Mack Williams Ceramics | Julia Harmon Pottery | Bankston’s Comics | Maker’s Edge | Woodhall Studio | Black Daisy Boutique | Fox & Gray Boutique
Food Vendors: Baked Bliss | Waffle Chic | Milo All Day | Milk Bottle Cookies | Splendid Oaks Chocolate Factory
Games & Workshops:
Cheese and Whisky Pairing with Milo All Day | Friday 6:30 – 7:30 PM
Details: $35 Tickets. Ages 21+ only.
Taste and expand your palate while Chef Corey McEntyre and Front of House Manger Andrew Anderson guide you through the art of pairing cheese and whisky. Tickets include a taste and sample of (4) different cheeses and whiskies along with jams, crackers, grilled bread, roasted grapes and warm olives.
Balcones WhiskyWalk | Saturday 2:00, 2:10, 2:20 PM
Details: $10 Tickets; tickets sold at time of event. Only one ticket per guest per WhiskyWalk. Ages 21+ only. Capacity per game: 24
Similar to your favorite carnival game – but for adults only. Ticket holders will walk around in a circle and stop on a number once the music stops. A number will then be randomly selected and called out. The person who is at the square or chair with that number wins their choice of Balcones whisky!
Bankston’s Game Tournament | Saturday 2:45 – 3:30 PM
Details: Free to play. Ages 8+. Sign-ups starting at 1pm on Saturday.
Join us at Balcones for a game tournament led by Waco’s only game and comic store – Bankston’s Comics! Get your love letter into Princess Annette’s hands while deflecting letters from competing suitors in this card game of risk & luck! Winner walks away with complimentary game from Bankston’s and prizes from Balcones!
Holiday Cocktail Demo: Housemade Eggnog | Saturday 4:00 – 5:00 PM
Details: $12 Tickets. Ages 21+ only.
Join the Balcones bar staff as they guide you through the process to make traditional eggnog – a staff favorite for the holidays! Enjoy complimentary Eggnog during the event!