Tastings

Whiskey Tastings

Like whiskey? Then you’ll love Kansas City Irish Fest’s Jameson Irish Whiskey Tasting Tent, which is available for guests 21 years and older. Attendees with a valid I.D. will be able to enjoy a sampling of up to six whiskeys in a thirty-minute presentation by a whiskey ambassador, followed by a 15 minute Q & A.

Your ticket is valid for the tasting time you select at time of purchase ONLY, so choose wisely, as these are not to be missed!

2019 Tastings include:

Irish Whiskey Tasting: 

Advance Purchase (online only through midnight August 30): $35 - includes admission to the Fest.

On-site Purchase: $35 - does NOT include admission to the Fest

Our 2018 whiskeys included:

  • Jameson Original
  • Jameson Caskmates IPA
  • Jameson Caskmates Stout
  • Jameson Black Barrel
  • Redbreast 12yr
  • Green Spot

STAY TUNED to see what we'll be offering for our 2019 tastings!

High Mark Whiskey Tastings: 

Advance Purchase (online only through midnight August 30): $60 - includes admission to the Fest.

On-site Purchase: $60 - does NOT include admission to the Fest

Our 2018 special tasting included:

  • Jameson Coopers Croze
  • Jameson Blenders Dog
  • Redbreast 15 yr
  • Middleton **
  • Jameson 18 yr **
  • Redbreast 21 yr **

** Not available in Festival bars

STAY TUNED to see what we'll be offering for our 2019 tastings!


2018 Tasting Times: - 2019 times coming SOON!

All tastings last approximately one hour.

Friday - 

  • Regular: 6 pm
  • High Mark: 7:30 pm

Saturday - 

  • Regular: 2:30 pm
  • Regular: 4:30 pm
  • High Mark: 6:30 pm

Sunday - 

  • High Mark: 2:30 pm
  • Regular: 4:30 pm
  • High Mark: 6:30 pm


Whiskey Bars

Our Whiskey Bars are open to the public and can be found on the Terrace level and near the Magner's Park Stage. These are the only places at the Fest to get Whiskey.