Spring Mill State Park will host its Village Tasting Experience from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Saturday, June 10 in its Pioneer Village.
Eight distilleries will participate: Spirits of French Lick, Luxco/Ross and Squibb Distillery from Lawrenceburg, Distillery 64 from New Albany, Old 55 Distillery from Newtown, Hard Truth Distilling Company of Nashville, Donum Dei Distillery of New Albany, Dusty Barn Distillery of Mt. Vernon, and West Fork Whiskey Company of Westfield.
In addition to the tasting, there will be appetizer pairings, music, interpretive programs, photo opportunities, and other activities. Products from the distilleries will be available for cash purchase.
The event is limited to the first 400 people age 21 and older. Cost is $35 per person if staying in the park’s campground and riding the shuttle, and $45 if not staying in the campground. Those not staying on site must have a designated driver who is also 21 or older. The designated driver will not be charged and can participate in all events but the drink tasting. There will be no designated drivers from the campground; all campers must take the shuttle.
Advance registration is required and can be made by calling 812-849-3534 between 9 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. daily. Payment is required at the time of registration. There are no refunds. The event will take place rain or shine.
For information about the event, contact Coletta Prewitt, interpretive naturalist, at cprewitt@dnr.IN.gov, or 812-849-3534.
SOURCE: Indiana Department of Natural Resources