Mohegan Sun hosts its Sun WhiskeyFest April 1 from 7 to 11 p.m. in the Uncas Ballroom, featuring tastings of bourbon, whiskey, rye and Scotches along with batch craft cocktails and food.
Exhibiting brands include Bulleit, Cody Road, Defiant Whiskey, Four Roses, Glendalough Distillery, Glengoyne Distillery, High West Distillery, Hudson, J.R. Revelry, Knob Creek, Laphroaig, Litchfield Distillery, Pendleton Whiskey, Revel Stoke, Saxtons River Distillery, Sinfire, Teeling Whiskey, Templeton Rye, Wild Turkey and many more.
Regional restaurants and vendors offering small plates include Bear's Smokehouse, Chompers, Comix, Munchies, NoRA Cupcake Company and Whey Station. The event features live music by Shiny Lapel Trio.
Tickets are $75 and include liquor tastings, food samplings and a cigar for later enjoyment. Hotel packages with event tickets are $349 and $369. Information: sunwhiskeyfest.com.