A list of major bar events and cocktail festivals in Asia and beyond in 2023. By Holly Graham. 

March

Arizona Cocktail Weekend (Phoenix)
March 10-13
arizonacocktailweekend.com

DRiNK Awards 2022 (Shanghai)
March 13

Pineapple Carnival (Bali)
March 13-15

Pineapple Lane (Kuala Lumpur and Singapore)
March 19

Pineapple Lane (Hong Kong)
March 22

May

North America’s 50 Best Bars 2023
Date and location TBC
worlds50bestbars.com/northamerica

Mixology Experience (Milan)
May 7-9
mixologyexperience.it/it/biglietteria

Tokyo Bar Show (Tokyo)
May 13 and 14
tokyobarshow.com

Rome Bar Show
May 29 and 30
romabarshow.com

June

Bar Convent Brooklyn
June 13 and 14
barconventbrooklyn.com

Ulaanbaatar Cocktail Week (Ulaanbaatar,Mongolia)
June 19-25
facebook.com/people/Ulaanbaatar-Cocktail-Week

July

Tales of the Cocktail (New Orleans)
July 23-28
talesofthecocktail.org

September

Sydney Bar Week
September 9-13
sydneybarweek.com.au

October

London Cocktail Week
Date TBC
drinkup.london/cocktail-week

The World’s 50 Best Bars 2023 
Date and location TBC
worlds50bestbars.com

BCB Berlin 
October 9-11
barconvent.com/en

November

BCB Singapore
November 6 and 7
barconventsingapore.com

Athens Bar Show
November 7-9
athensbarshow.gr

To be confirmed

Singapore Cocktail Festival
singaporecocktailfestival.com

Asia’s 50 Best Bars 2023
Date and location TBC
worlds50bestbars.com/asia

Whisky Live (Various locations)
whiskylive.com

Bangkok Bar Show (Bangkok)
bangkokbarshow.com