Distillery info

When there are so many festivals and other public events out there, why participate in the Taste of WGBH Food & Wine Festival? For starters, you are supporting the #1 producer of independent public television and radio content in the country, as well as a local broadcaster.  Unlike most festivals, this event offers a perfect pairing of restaurants and alcohol producers. We strive to be a sustainable and educational event, while offering you exclusive opportunities to engage and build your brand. Distillery participation in the festival is limited to the Brunch Bar event only for New England-based producers. Sponsorship opportunities are available for other events and are open to producers from any geographic location. Specifically, participation offers:

  • Distiller bio and photo included on website (if they are participating onsite)
  • Opportunities to appear in national and local ad campaigns
  • Opportunities to engage with buyers, bar program managers and chefs from 5 states
  • Opportunities to be featured in editorial articles about the festival and related content
  • Opportunities to be invited to participate in special exclusive engagement opportunities, including live demos and book signings as applicable
  • Your logo with a  link to your site on the festival website
  • Logo included in printed  program distributed to 3500 attendees
  • Distiller photo and name included in printed program
  • Logo included on posters posted in 5 states
  • Social Media mentions as opportunities are available


  • Tables
  • Linens
  • Glassware and Napkins
  • Access to wi-fi
  • Power
  • Tabletop Sign With the Distillery/Organization Name and Location
  • Waste Bins
  • Dump Buckets
  • Rinse Pitchers
  • Ice


  • Vector Logo of any brands that will be poured for use in all marketing
  • High Resolution Distiller Headshot for press, if participating
  • Completed Registration
  • Deposit Check for $500
    • Deposit can be paid online or via check made out to Flavour Events and mailed to:
  • Insurance Certificate (by 9/15/2018)
    • All vendors must provide a Certificate of Insurance (COI) showing coverage in the amount of $1,000,000 or more in general and liquor liability insurance, as well as proof of workers compensation insurance. The COI description of operations field must state: “WGBH and Flavour are additionally insured with respect to the named insured participant in the Taste of WGBH October 11-14, 2018." The event takes place at 1 Guest St., Boston, MA 02135. WGBH Educational Foundation is the certificate holder.


If you are participating in the Brunch Bar- sample-sized cocktails for 500+ attendees, and straight tastings upon request.

If you are participating in the Food Fight- whatever you want to serve for 500+ attendees

See Terms and Conditions Here