The Craft Cocktail Raleigh Tour: It’s a Social Event!
Go behind-the-scenes on the Raleigh Craft Cocktail & Cultural Walking Tour for a unique cocktail experience at three Downtown Raleigh cocktail havens. Drink delicious, well-balanced libations from the nation’s top mixologists. Learn about Raleigh’s integral role in the revival of the cocktail culture, as well as the origins and back-stories of the spirits in the cocktails. What a delicious way to be a cocktail insider. Cheers!
Food is not served on this tour….. but the three cocktails are included!
We recommend eating before you come on the Raleigh Craft Cocktail Tour.
Tobacco Road Tours presents: CRAFT COCKTAIL TOUR SOCIAL EVENT
Drink & Learn experiences are themed, interactive presentations that uses spectacular & famous drinks and ingredients to tell the rich history of Raleigh & North Carolina. Join TRT’s entertaining guides at unique locations all around town as they regales you with tales of North Carolina’s history, rebellion, prohibition and more!
Here are a few places we visit, although routes change weekly:
We will visit the Landmark Tavern, which is located in a Raleigh Landmark building that locals and visitors alike go when they want a down to earth, seriously good libation. Be ready to experience a classically good cocktail.
For an 80’s & 90s flashback, what could be more fun than hanging out at Coglin’s. These bartenders are serious about making you the perfect cocktail, while you listen to your favorite songs and learn about the cool history of this building and area on Fayetteville Street. Coglin’s offers a great selection of spirits made in North Carolina.
Isaac Hunter’s Oak City Tavern is a Raleigh classic landmark with a unique history and they offer some of the most amazing craft cocktails in a unique atmosphere! Circa 1888 is another local favorite offering a great place to watch the sunset while enjoying your specialty cocktail.
We also stop at Dram & Draught – if you are a whiskey fanatic then you will love this new stop at a newly renovated building on Hillsborough Street in the Warehouse District. The Anchor and The Haymaker and other unique bars stops on the tour.
YOUR BRAIN GETS THIRSTY, TOO!! So treat it to the most unique and delicious history class around! Experience The Raleigh Craft Cocktail Tour; satisfy your curiosity and quench your thirst all at once!
Join TRT’s entertaining guides at unique locations all around town as they regales you with tales of Raleigh’s history, rebellion, prohibition in NC and much more! Discover Raleigh own past, present and future by walking through the downtown streets on this two-hour tour. Cheers!
Looking for things to do in Raleigh? Nightlife in Raleigh can be discovered on this social tour. Downtown Raleigh’s thriving social scene centers around Fayetteville Street and expands out to the Warehouse District, Glenwood South, Moore Square and each are busy with a cool vibe that is unmistakably FUN. This Raleigh Social Event is not to be missed! Real mixologist bar tenders creating quality libations and an ambiance to go with the cocktails.
Raleigh has something for Everyone!
TRT’s Craft Cocktail Tour includes cocktails at three hip, cleaver and retro cocktail bars/ speakeasy’s with information about the rebirth of the classic cocktail.
A LITTLE FUN! “WHAT IS A BAR CRAWL?”
verb. to have drinks at one bar after another.
noun. a social activity in which a group of people are involved in drinking at a series of pubs, usually at least
Tour guests must be 21+ and bring a valid ID. Wear comfortable shoes. Runs rain or shine. Dress appropriately for the weather. Gratuities not included- please consider tipping your guide. Advanced ticket purchase required. Intimate tour group limited to 15 people.
Available Saturdays from 5:00pm-7:00pm. This tour last 2-hours. It is a flat route.
Tickets are $45.00 per person. Please note gratuity is not included in the ticket price. Our guides appreciate gratuities or TIPS where earned.
Meeting location is in Downtown Raleigh, NC. Participants will be emailed exact meeting location once registration is complete. TRT suggest parking at a number of downtown garages such as Charter Square Parking Deck – Wilmington St; Convention Center Underground Deck- Lenior St.; Hannover Parking Deck – Salisbury St.; or City Center Deck- Wilmington, Blount & Cabarrus St. entrances.
Contact us for booking for your group. We are happy to provide a private tour for your personal or corporate group with a minimum of 10 guests. Great for team building, incentive/award programs, birthdays and other celebrations