How to get tickets to the Gin Festival being held in Sunderland

A Gin Festival is coming to Sunderland this April with more than 100 different types of gin to be sampled with a varied selection of mixers and garnish.

Monday, 30th December 2019, 10:03 am
Updated Tuesday, 31st December 2019, 11:09 am

April 2020 will see a Gin Festival hosted by The Gin Society, arrive in Sunderland, where more than 100 different types of gin will be available to try with a selection of mixers.

The festival will take place at The Point, in the City of Sunderland and will be held over a two day period.

There will be a single session on Friday, April 3 from 6pm to 10.30pm and on Saturday, April 4 there will be two sessions, one in the afternoon at 12pm to 4pm and another in the evening at 6pm to 10.30pm.

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Gin and tonic

Tickets are £12.50 per person and there is a booking fee. The price includes entry and a range of extras, including a free voucher for your first gin and tonic, a Copa glass, a stainless steel straw, festival book, gin talks from in-house professionals, street food and access to the Gin Festival shop.

The festival will also stock a range of more than 15 premium rums and serve the cocktail, Prosecco Royale.

Operating by a voucher system, visitors will need to purchase vouchers from the voucher station. They are available in multiples of £5. All gins and rums cost £5 including mixer and garnish, while a Prosecco Royale is £10. Cash and card payments will be accepted.

The event is strictly over 18s and no babies or children will be allowed.