INVITE: Oyamel’s Tequila Mezcal Festival 2019 Kickoff Party

oyamel mezcal festival washington dc 2019 tequila event

The festival starts on Monday, March 4th with a kickoff party featuring tequila and mezcal tasting stations, specialty cocktails, passed bites, and live music.

The event will feature 14 tequila & mezcal tasting bars, specialty cocktails, food stations, passed bites, live music and a photo booth.

Oyamel’s annual Tequila Mezcal Festival returns from March 4 through March 17, 2019.

The annual festival celebrates the unique spirits of Mexico with two weeks of events, film screening, menu specials, and tasting menu dinners.

Date And Time
Monday, March 4, 2019. 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM EST. Tickets at
Oyamel Cocina Mexicana. 401 7th Street Northwest. Washington, DC 20004.

The Tequila Mezcal Festival’s lineup of events includes:

  • Kickoff Party on March 4 from 6-9 pm (media preview at 5 pm)
    • Tickets ($49) can be purchased here
  • Nine States of Mexico Tasting Dinner on March 5
    • A five course dinner featuring dishes and cocktails representing all nine states of Mexico
    • *Dishes will be part of the specials for the entire festival
    • Tickets ($65) can be purchased here
  • Screening of “Agave: Spirit of a Nation” at E Street Cinema on March 6
    • An expressive documentary taking viewers beyond the spirit to discover how one plant can carry the weight of a culture and the people trying to protect it
    • Screening to be followed by remarks by mezcal ambassador Francisco Terrazas and director Nicholas Kovacic
    • Tickets ($20 for the screening, $55 for screening + small bites and cocktails at Oyamel afterwards) will be available for purchase soon
  • Intimate dinners with Chef Julio Acosta and Beverage Manager Alan Grublauskas on March 12 and March 13
    • 6 seats available (2 seatings at 6 and 8:30 pm each evening) at the ceviche bar for a special dinner created by Chef Julio and Beverage Manager Alan
    • Tickets ($65) can be purchased here
  • Food and drink specials available throughout the entire festival
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