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711 N.W. 72 Avenue
Miami, FL 33126

April 25 - 27, 2014 - The Miami Rum Festival
a Celebration of Cane Spirits in the New World
The Ultimate Rum Festival

Welcome to the world's largest gathering of rum producers, experts and enthusiasts.

Rum is experiencing a Renaissance of appreciation.

Savvy consumers come to the Miami Rum Festival to discover a truly remarkable range of fine rums from the Caribbean region, as well as North, Central and South America, Europe, Asia, -- and from the furthest reaches of the world.

The Miami Rum Renaissance Festival is one of the world's premier international rum events, presenting a unique and exciting celebration of the fine arts of distillation, maturing and blending fine cane spirits.

Enjoy a grand two-day exhibition of the best rum brands, the excitement of the Island Lifestyle Showcase, celebrity seminars, workshops and cocktail competitions, the annual RumXP competition and awards, an opportunity to rub shoulders with dignitaries and notable experts, and more.

discount rates
available now

starting at $139
per night

Miami Rum Festival takes place in the sub-tropical wonderland of Miami at the world class Doubletree by Hilton Miami Airport Convention Center.

This spacious, Miami hotel was recently renovated and is the ideal location for a large international gathering of rum experts and enthusiasts. Here you will sample the world's finest rums in the center of the rum universe.

Cocktail Week

Enjoy the premiere Miami Cocktail Week VIP parties, hosted by the finest spirit companies in the world at great cocktail venues around Miami, featuring fine libations and entertainment.

Rum Tastings


The Grand Rum Tasting Exhibition on Saturday and Sunday will include a plethora of fine rums from the Caribbean and beyond. Sample the finest rums from each island, from each category and from each notable brand.

Tickets to the Grand Tasting are $50 per day or $75 for VIP ticket per day. A three day VIP pass is $150.

Seminars and lectures will be presented by a veritable who's who list of experts from the rum manufacturing, distilling and blending world, as well as luminaries of the cocktail mixologists universe, offering insightful programs to consumers and members of the trade.

free with
Grand Tasting

Discover a treasure trove of cool island fashions, arts and crafts, tiki collectables, home furnishings, travel opportunities and more -- in the Island Lifestyle exhibits on Saturday and Sunday.

judges only

Rum Renaissance is host to the world-famous RumXP competition, where more than one hundred rums from around the world will be judged by an all-star international cast of authors, lecturers, trainers, historians, journalists, consultants, collectors, proprietors, mixologists and promoters of rum.
RumXP Awards

7:30pm to 9pm

Attend the RumXP Awards Ceremony where the winners of the World's Best Rums will be announced.
Trade Day

Friday afternoon

For those in the industry, come to the Trade Day portion of the Grand Tasting event and have the opportunity to taste the brands and talk to the master distillers to learn all about their products and how their rums are produced.
2014 Press

Abuelo 12
Abuelo Añjeo
Abuelo Centuria
Admiral Nelson's Spiced Rum
Appleton Estate 12
Appleton Estate VX
Arcane Delicatissime
Arcane Extraroma 12
Atlantico Platino
Atlantico Private Cask
Atlantico Reserva
Bacardi 8 Años
Bacardi Gold
Bacardi Mango Fushion
Bacardi Oakheart
Bacardi Superior
Barcelo Gran Añejo
Barcelo Imperial
Barcelo Imperial Premium-
-Blend 30 Aniversario
Barrilito 3 Star
Barritt's Ginger Beer
Bãvaro Grand Brut
Bãvaro Grand Noir
Bayou Silver
Bayou Spiced
Blackheart Spiced
Black Mamba
Blue Chair Bay Coconut
Blue Chair Bay Coconut Spiced
Blue Chair Bay White
Botran Reserva
Botran Reserva Blanca
Botran Solera
Brugal Anejo
Brugal XV
Brugal 1888
Brugal Papa Andrés
Bundaberg Double Barrel
Bundaberg Two Eighty
Bundaberg Blenders Edition 2014
Carta Vieja Añejo
Carta Vieja Claro
Carta Vieja Extra Claro
Centenario 7
Centenario 9
Centenario 20
Centenario 25
Cubaney 25
Cubaney Centenario
Diplomatico Ambassador
Diplomatico Añeja
Diplomatico Blanco
Diplomatico Reserva
Diplomatico Reserva Exclusiva
DonQ Añejo
DonQ Coco
DonQ Cristal
DonQ Gold
DonQ Gran Añejo
DonQ Limon
DonQ Mojito
DonQ Pasion
Dos Maderas 5+3
Dos Maderas PX 5+5
Dzama Amber Nosy-Be
Dzama Amber Cuvée Noire Prestige
Dzama Cuvée Blanche
Dzama Cuvée Blanche Prestige
Dzama Cuvée Noire
Dzama Vanilla 1 yo
Dzama Vanilla 3 yo
Dzama Vanilla 10 yo
Dzama White Nosy-Be
Edward Gunpowder
El Dorado 5
El Dorado 8
El Dorado 12
El Dorado 15
El Dorado 21
English Harbour 5
English Harbour 10
Flor de Caña Centenario 18
Flor de Caña Gran Reserva
Fresh Coconuts - Coconut King
Gosling's Black Seal
Gosling's Bermuda Gold
Gosling's Family Reserve Old
Gosling's Dark N Stormy
Gosling's Ginger Beer
Gubba Gold
Gubba Silver
Hampden Estate Gold
Izapa Platinum White
Izapa 13 Years
Izapa Seleccion del Maestro
Kalani Coconut Rum
Koloa Coconut
Koloa Dark
Koloa Gold
Koloa Spice
Koloa White
Kraken Black Spiced
Lost Spirits Navy Style
Medellin 3
Medellin 8
Medellin 12
Matusalem 15
Matusalem 18
Mt Gay 1703
Mt Gay Black Barrel
Mt Gay Eclipse
Mt Gay Extra Old
Ocumare Anejo
Ocumare Blanco
Ocumare Reserva
Oliver's Exquisto 1985
Opthimus 25
Opthimus 25 Malt Whiskey
Opthimus 25 Oporto
Origenes, Reserva Don Pancho 30
Origenes, Reserva Don Pancho 8
Origenes, Reserva Especial 18
Owney's Original
Papa's Pilar Blonde
Papa's Pilar Dark
Penny Blue
Pink Pigeon
Plantation 20th Anniversary XO
Plantation Grande Reserve 5
Plantation Guyana 2005
Plantation Jamaica 2001
Plantation Original Dark
Plantation Original Dark Overproof
Plantation Three Stars White
Plantation Trinidad 1999
Puntacana Club Esplendido
Puntacana Club XOX
Pusser's 3
Pusser's 15
Pyrat Cask 1623
Pyrat XO Reserve
Quorhum 30
Rhum St Barth Blanc Cool
Rhum St Barth Ambre Chic
Real McCoy 3 White
Real McCoy 5
Real McCoy 12
Rum Fire
Selvarey Cacao
Selvarey White
Skotlander Handcrafted Rum I
Tanduay Chairman's Reserve Intrigue
Tanduay Silver
Tanduay Heritage XO
Unhiq XO Unique Malt Rum
Viejo de Caldas 3
Viejo de Caldas Grand Reserva
Vizcaya Cask 12
Vizcaya Cristal
Vizcaya VXOP Cask 21
Wicked Dolphin Florida Spiced
Wicked Dolphin Silver
Ypioca Prata
Zafra 21

Miami Rum Festival is produced by Rum Renaissance Festival LLC
presented by Rob's Rum Guide.
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