The Southern Illinois Irish Festival is sponsoring its annual Taste of the Grain fundraiser from 3 to 6 p.m. Saturday, May 6, at the Copper Dragon in Carbondale.
The fundraising event features a Scottish single malt whisky tasting, appetizers and live music. Tickets are $35 per person; attendees must be 21 or older. Advance pre-paid reservations are recommended by calling Mike Shanahan at 618-549-3090 or Holly Kee at 303-1701.
The tasting will include whiskies from the lowlands and the highlands of Scotland, and a single malt from Ireland for comparison.
More information is available at facebook.com/Southern.Illinois.Irish.Festival.
— The Southern