We are proud to announce our
Winter Whisky Festival 2024!

This in-person event will be held on
Friday 19th and Saturday 20th January 2024
at Remedy Churchtown and at The Grand on Lord Street

We're working hard behind the scenes and as more details are confirmed they will appear here



We were delighted to confirm the following whisky companies will be joining us at the festival!

Isle of Harris
White Peak
Filey Bay
Milk and Honey
James Eadie
Brave New Spirits
Hunter Laing
The Dava Way
Heros & Heretics
Duncan Taylor
Dram Mor
Leiper's Fork
Southport Whisky Cub

*Whisky companies subject to change

Festival Schedule

  • Friday 19th January
  • 7:30pm
    SWC Club Night – Blind Tasting at The Mash
  • Saturday 20th January
  • 10am-11:30am
    Art and Whisky
    at The Guesthouse, Union Street
  • 1pm-5pm
    Festival Saturday at The Grand, Lord Street

Friday 19th January

SWC Club Night – Blind Tasting at Remedy Churchtown

Join us for a very special SWC Club Night at Remedy Churchtown!

Saturday 20th January

Art and Whisky at The Guesthouse, Union Street

A whisky experience, with a difference! 10am – 11:30am (includes breakfast)

Southport Whisky Festival 2024 at The Grand, Lord Street

Join us on Festival Saturday at The Grand, Lord Street, 1pm – 5pm

Festival Grand Dram Tokens

New for this year’s Winter Whisky Festival we’re introducing the ‘Grand Dram Token’.
These tokens priced at £5 each will be redeemable again a fantastic selection of very special drams.

Festival Masterclasses

Details of the Festival Masterclasses will be announced soon...

The Festival Exclusives...

As usual we're working hard to secure some exciting Festival Exclusives - watch this space!

Where We Are

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The Festival Team

Huge thanks to the team for all their hard work behind the scenes to turn the idea of the Southport Whisky Festival into a reality...

Victor Porter (The Boss)

Southport Whisky Club

Ringleader, the brains behind the festival and the guy who makes things happen.


Peter Hunt (You need it doing, Peter's your man)

Whisky Enthusiast and Blogger

SWC logistics expert and the world's biggest Càrn Mòr fan!


Nigel Misson (Shopkeeper & Back End Development)

Chief Technical Officer at Epro

When not creating great software, I love drinking whisky, cooking curry and travelling to India. Ideal job is CTO (Chief Tasting Officer) for Paul John in Goa.


Max Gilbert (Hosting & Infrastructure)

Software Engineer

Loves developing, exploring and drinking Glen Scotia whisky.


John Watkinson (Crayon Crew)

Graphic Designer
& Whisky Photographer

Lives to be creative. Huge fan of Bowmore, Caol Ila and White Peak