Sip of History

Tennessee Whiskey & Wine Tastings

Come Taste Tennessee’s finest Whiskey, Wine & Beer at The Hermitage Sip of History Event!

Sip of History returns Saturday, April 1, from 2 to 5 p.m.

Tickets are selling quickly. . .be sure to get yours soon! 

We look forward to seeing you then!

This event is rain or shine.

  • Date & Time

    Saturday, April 1, 2023
    2 p.m. – 5 p.m.

  • Ticket Costs

    $75 Hermitage members; $85 non-members

  • Dogs Welcome

    Bring your pups–dogs love this event! Please bring bags to dispose of pet waste.

  • Seating

    Please bring your own lawn chairs for the Sip of History event.

Sip of History is back and is bigger and better than ever!

Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage and the Tennessee Whiskey Trail present an afternoon of whiskey, wine and beer samples at The Hermitage. Bring your favorite doggo to enjoy the grounds and dog-focused activities while you enjoy samples from more than 20 Tennessee distilleries, as well as local wine and beer.


Tickets include food, music and more!

Tickets include a bite from FKS Kitchen, as well as access to The Hermitage grounds, 1,120 acres, including a historic garden, wildlife, walking paths, historical markers and more. Be sure to take advantage of lawn games and listen to live music by Callie McCullough! A specialty cocktail from Big Machine Distillery, as well well as additional food, will be available for purchase.

Check out the fun lined up for our four-legged friends!

Tickets include a photo of your pet from Wendy Jo Photo.

Stop by Nelson’s GreenBrier Distillery’s booth for a taste of whiskey and a commemorative bandana. Ranger Stitch will be on hand to customize it for you or your doggo.

And when your pup is ready for some off-leash fun, a fenced dog park is available!


Participating Distilleries Include

Help Preserve History

A portion of all sales will support the Andrew Jackson Foundation’s mission to preserve the home place of Andrew Jackson, create learning opportunities and inspire informed citizenship.


Special thanks to our event partners.

Take advantage of our exclusive Drury Hotel discount!

We are proud to partner with Drury Hotels for an exclusive discount on hotel rooms for Sip of History ticketholders.

The discount is valid for up to 15% off room rates at:

To book, call Drury Hotels reservations at 1-800-378-7946 and ask for the “Sip of History Festival Rate” or use promo code SMOOTH when booking online.

*This offer is subject to availability, and advance reservations are required. Discount cannot be combined with any other offers and expires 4/8/23.