Tax season is over! Guess what comes next? The third annual event known as Sip Away Tax Day! So, what exactly happens at Sip Away Tax Day? Well, you’ll definitely be able to “sip away” because the event is a craft beer, wine and whiskey festival with unlimited tastings from 2pm-6pm. You can taste all the wine while listening to awesome live music by Blended Reality—it all goes down at the home of the Washington Wild Things. Now that’s a home run!

Here are some of the 45+ vendors that will help you Sip Away:

Ole Smoky Distillery

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You know it’s a good sign when Tennessee’s first legal moonshine is presenting the event. Let’s just say that the “proof is in the punch.” Start off the day with some Blackberry Lemonade, Salty Caramel, and Razzin’ Berry Moonshine. Slushy brain freeze!

First Sip Brew Box

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All of your brew gear is here! The subscription box company features brewery merch and craft beer products every month. Each month features a different box–check out everything they have to offer. And yes, there is a pet brew box!

OTR: On The Rocks Premium Cocktails

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Gulp down award-winning craft cocktails, made with all-natural ingredients. Favorable drinks include the Jalapeno Pineapple Margarita, Mai Tai, Aviation, Old Fashioned, and the Cosmopolitan. How posh!

The Washington Winery

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Get your Wine Tasting on with some Cabernet, Zinfandel, Chardonnay and Riesling–also a variety of light and sweet fruit wines. Make sure to try the new Spring Strawberry wine!

Liberty Pole Spirits

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Lift up your spirits with ultra-premium small batch whiskeys which include the bourbon cream root beer float, spiced pineapple highball, and Grapefruit Old Fashioned. Exquisite!

All the ticket info!

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You can score some early bird tickets, which are $25 for the first 500 tickets sold. Pre-sale tickets will cost $30, and day of event tickets are $35. If you register early you have a chance to take home your very own glass. The first 750 registered will receive a Souvenir tasting glass! And if you’re a designated driver or under 21 you’ll get in free.

When: April 13

Where: Washington Wild Things Park

Time: 2pm-6pm

Get your tickets here!

This content was provided by a local, independent contributor to Made in PGH, a lifestyle blog.
Josh McCann

Josh McCann is a contributing writer for Made in PGH, where he writes about events and music. He's a Point Park University alumnus, musician, and founder of the music blog Where The Bands Are. His writing on rock and roll has appeared in the Globe and the Northside Chronicle.

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