A unique event celebrating rum, the first “Athens Rum Festival” will be held at the Zappeion Mansion on November 6-7, 2016. It is organised by the bar Baba au Rum (World’s 50 Best Bars, 2016) and Confexpo Ltd.

A large number of foreign bartenders and rum industries will participate in the festival which will include exhibitions, seminars, masterclasses and tastings, book presentations, how-to-make-a-cocktail tips and many more.

A project called the “Rum Art Project” will take place alongside the festival, where artists will use rum bottles of the participating brands to create works of art that will be exhibited in a specifically dedicated hall at Zappeion.

Location: Zappeion, Conference and Exhibition Center, Amalias Ave. (Metro Syntagma)
Dates: Sunday November 6 – Monday November 7, 2016
Hours: 13.00-20.00
Tickets: 18 € (includes tastings)