Win a bottle of gin and a pair tickets to The Gin Society Festival, Manchester Cathedral. 

This September, The Gin Society returns to the splendid surroundings of Manchester Cathedral where the inaugural festival took place.  

Uniquely, The Gin Society is in the business of creating a magical experience offering over 120 gins and the chance to discover some exciting new tastes from around the region, the UK and beyond – including a huge range of fashionable fruit gins.

There’s also the chance to try some brand new Prosecco cocktails, specially created for us by our fabulous mixologists.

Botanical Brewers Fentimans will be supplying their range of tonic waters and, for those who like something a little different with their gin, Fentimans delicious Rose Lemonade, Valencian Orange and Pink Grapefruit Tonic will also be available.

The Gin Society To add to the fizzy festival atmosphere, there will be vintage music from singer and DJ Claire Louise, whose seductive songs recreate the glamorous atmosphere of those magical days when the gin cocktail was king.

Throughout the day and evening, our fabulous line-up of visiting distillers will be sharing their skills in a series of gin Master Classes and there’s also a chance to buy bottles their very latest gin to enjoy at home.

Tickets and pricing

Early Bird Tickets for the Friday session are on sale at just £8.50 (plus booking fee) and a limited number of tickets are still available for Saturday. Included in the entry prices is a beautiful bespoke Gin Society gin goblet to keep as a souvenir, plus a booklet of tasting notes.

All gins and tonics plus garnishes are priced at £5.

And for those who would prefer something else, we are delighted to reveal that Manchester micro distillery Faith and Sons will be launching a brand new rum.

The Festival takes place on Friday 14 September, 6.30pm – 11pm and Saturday 15 September, 12.30pm – 4pm & 6.30pm – 11pm

The Gin Society The competition

We’ve got not one, but two fab prizes up for grabs so, to be in with a chance of winning a pair of tickets to either Friday or Saturday’s festival plus four plus a bottle of gin, simply sign up to the Northern Soul newsletter (details of how to do this are on the right hand side of the page) and send an email to with the title ‘Gin Society’.

Closing date: September 13, 2018

A winner will be picked at random and notified by September 13, 2018 


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