Monterey Tequila and Mezcal Expo Event Overview
Saturday, October 6, 2012
Hyatt Regency Monterey, Grand Ballroom
1 Old Golf Course Road,
Monterey, California, USA
4:00 p.m. - VIP Exclusive Tequila Tasting/Seminar with Industry Professional, Clayton Szczech of Experience Tequila - VIP attendees get this specialized one-hour session to sip, learn and (re)discover the true essence of Tequila! For more information on VIP tickets, click here.
5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. - Doors Open to the Public for Tequila/Mezcal Tastings Get ready for a one-of-a-kind experience! Visit an array of Tequila/Mezcal exhibitors, savor foods prepared by local restaurants and chefs and prepare to be awed by the knowledgable brand owners/ambassadors that are readily available to answer your questions about your favorite brands and provide you with Tequila/Mezcal samples that we are sure you will enjoy.
5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. - Agave Inspired Silent Auction Benefiting North Monterey County LULAC’s Scholarship Fund. NMC LULAC awards thousands of dollars to high school and college students that aspire to reach their academic goals but are in need of financial assistance. We are proud to be working with this organization and look forward to raise funds for education. Be sure to stop by the silent auction tables for your chance to take home some amazing items all while supporting our local communities.
9:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m. The MTME After Party
The fun does not stop at 8:00 p.m. Your MTME event bracelet will get you access to the after party! There will be a one-hour break from 8:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. for an opportunity to venture out in the venue and visit the Fireplace Lounge or Knuckles Sports Bar (voted #1 sports bar on the Monterey Peninsula eight years in a row)--then get ready to return to the official MTME After Party for a night of great music, networking and dancing.
The After Party will be held at the Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel & Spa.