The Spirit of Speyside Whisky Festival is an annual celebration of Scotland's national drink - whisky - that takes place in the Speyside region of Scotland. The festival has been running since 1999 and is a five-day event that typically takes place in late April or early May. In 2023 Whisky Festival will start on April 26.
During the festival, visitors can participate in a wide range of activities, including distillery tours, whisky tastings, whisky and food pairings, and other events related to Scottish culture and heritage. Visitors can also attend seminars and workshops led by industry experts to learn more about whisky-making, history, and trends.
Speyside is known for producing some of the world's best single malt Scotch whiskies, with more than half of Scotland's distilleries located in the region. The Spirit of Speyside Whisky Festival provides a unique opportunity for whisky lovers from around the world to experience the region's rich whisky-making heritage and sample a wide range of whiskies.
Whether you're a seasoned whisky enthusiast or a newcomer to the world of whisky, the Spirit of Speyside Whisky Festival is a must-visit event for anyone interested in Scottish culture, history, and, of course, whisky.