Celebrate the great tastes of Collingwood from February 1 to 10. Collingwood Whiskylicious is a unique 10-day festival that gives Collingwood’s outstanding chefs the chance to share their sweet and savoury creations, inspired by Collingwood Whisky. Whiskylicious features more than 20 participating locations and special events.
Collingwood Whiskylicious Launch – Thursday, February 1
Join the Launch Party starting at 4pm featuring Collingwood Whisky Distillery Photo Exhibit and start of the Barrel Head Art Auction. Meet some of the barrel head artists while enjoying some Collingwood Whisky at the cash bar. Refreshments provided by Huron Club courtesy of the Collingwood Whisky Distillery.
Bartender Competition – Tuesday February 6
6 pm at Lakeside Seafood and Grill Restaurant, 9 Harbour Street East. Cheer on our region’s talented bartenders at the 2nd Annual Collingwood Whiskylicious Bartender Competition. Due to demand, we have expanded the competition and added the People’s Choice category. Bartenders will create uniquely delicious ‘Journey Forth’ inspired cocktails using Collingwood Whisky and then let the crowd sample their creations. Come out and vote for your favourite bartenders in Collingwood’s only waterfront restaurant. Seating is limited so pre-register for the FREE access event today! One-night-only event. Seating is limited – preregistration is required.
Festival Finale – Saturday February 10
The Nottawasaga Lighthouse Preservation Society presents their 2018 planned renovations planned for the lighthouse at 3:30. Then witness the final minutes of the Barrel Head Art Auction, which closes at 4:30 pm. Winning bidders will then be announced and winners can pick up their barrel head art before 5 pm.
Check out the fabulous Whiskylicious inspired menu items created by talented local chefs on our website – www.collingwoodwhiskylicious.ca