Monterey Tequila and Mezcal Expo Event Overview
CYO Events has a first-class tasting experience planned for you!
Please be sure to read all times/dates below for your travel and planning purposes.
Friday, October 11, 2013 - Agave Awards Dinner (exclusive for ALL ACCESS ticket holders, sponsors and exhibitors) El Palomar Restaurant, Monterey.
Saturday, October 12, 2013 - Monterey Tequila & Mezcal Expo:
4:00 p.m. - Doors open to VIP ticket holders
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. - Tequila Seminar/tasting (VIP ticket holders only) - VIPs have two options when they arrive at
Option #1. Attend a Tequila 101 for the Try-Curious given by Janna Lopez of Tequilastarr.com - tasting provided by Tequila Alderete.
Optiom #2. Attend a Meet & Greet with industry icons: German Gonzales of T1 and Pilar Contreras of Tequila Don Pilar and as you are meeting and greeting, have a specialized cocktail prepared by Christian Pepe of Vesuvio Restaurant.
5:00 p.m. - Doors open to the general public
5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. - Agave based silent auction benefiting the Museum of Monterey (MoM).
5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. - Main tasting, entertainment, food y mas!
9:00 p..m. - 12 a.m. - After Party at Blue Fin Cafe and Billiards on Cannery Row. Shuttle will be provided from the Museum to the Blue Fin starting once the tasting concludes.)
After-Party Social will feature local band Nu-Horizon and DJ Wilie