Dozens of bars, bakers, brewers and distillers hosted Rye Week events throughout New York State.  Read features on the Rye Week in the New York Times and Gothamist.

New York Distilling Company events are located on the Rye Rumpus page.


Rye Week 2019 Events

Friday October 11th

Empire Ryes Whiskies 2019, 10am – 4pm

New expressions of Empire Whiskey from multiple distilleries – New York’s own whiskey style!
Union Square Greenmarket
14th St at Union Square
New York, NY 10003
Cost: Free

Saturday October 12th

Celebrations of New York Rye, 10am – 4pm

Rye grains and products featuring New York rye!
Union Square Greenmarket
14th St at Union Square
New York, NY 10003
Cost: Free

Wednesday October 16th

Pastrami On Rye, 6-9:30pm

All-inclusive food and drink tastin: whiskey distillers, farm brewers, bakers, and chefs will come together for an all-inclusive tasting event in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.
Biba of Williamsburg
110 Kent Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11249
Cost: $55 | Tickets

Thursday October 17

Great Ryes of America, 6-8pm

Fabulous collection of the best rye whiskies available, including: Arbikie Scottish Rye, Balcones Rye, Basil Hayden Dark Rye, Basil Hayden Caribbean Reserve Rye, Dad’s Hat Rye, Journeyman Rye, Kilbeggan Small Batch Irish Rye, Knob Creek Rye, Mister Katz’s Rock & Rye, Old Overholt Bonded Rye, Old Potrero Rye, Pikesville Rye, Ragtime Rye, Ragtime Rye-Applejack Barrel Finish, Ragtime Rye-Bottled In Bond, Rittenhouse Rye – Bottled In Bond, Roundstone Rye, Russells Reserve Rye, Sagamore Double Cask Rye, Sagamore Signature Rye, Templeton Rye, Whistle Pig Rye, Wild Turkey Rye
New York Distilling Company
79 Richardson Street
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Cost: $25 | Tickets

Saturday October 19

Autumn Equinox Celebration, 4-8pm

Empire Rye Whiskey Association tasting and sale
Rye Beers tasting and sale
Rye grains for Sale

Better Man Distilling
161 River Avenue,
Patchague NY 11772
Cost: $5