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Industry Exclusive Event
October 1 – October 5
Explore the vibrant world of mixology at Portland Cocktail Week, a world-class educational event created especially for working bartenders looking to advance their professions. PDXCW is more than simply a get-together; it’s a transformational journey that gives aspiring mixologists the chance to sharpen their abilities, increase their knowledge, and establish enduring relationships with like-minded peers.
Participants in Portland Cocktail Week are engaged in a stimulating curriculum covering a wide range of topics, from mastering traditional cocktail recipes to investigating cutting-edge methods and trends in the industry. The training seminars, which are led by seasoned experts and prominent individuals in the business, offer priceless insights, insider knowledge, and practical experiences that encourage bartenders to stretch their creative limits.
The goal of PDXCW is to build a sense of community and camaraderie among bartenders from diverse backgrounds, not merely to perfect the skill of mixology. Attendees have the ability to network, trade ideas, and share their love of mixology with like-minded people. Portland Cocktail Week fosters an inviting atmosphere where connections are made and friendships are sparked, from informal conversations during breaks to passionate discussions at evening events.
Participants will also get the chance to experience Portland’s thriving cocktail industry, sampling concoctions made by neighborhood bartenders and touring legendary establishments that have had a lasting impact on the city’s cocktail culture. Portland’s cocktail scene transforms into an interactive canvas for knowledge and inspiration, with speakeasies tucked away behind bookcases and rooftop pubs with stunning vistas.