April 29, 2019
Bacanora: Spirit of the Sonoran Desert, Part 1
Time: From: 06:00 PM to 08:00 PM
Admission: Details & ticket links coming soon.
Learn about the sustainability and the future of agave plant while sampling bacanora and other mezcals, along with traditional accompaniments at Exo Bar as part of Agave Heritage Week. Enjoy an audio/visual presentation by Bryan Eichorst, Gary Paul Nabhan, Juan Olmedo, Doug Smith, Bill Steen, and Robert Villa showcasing the traditions, culture, and makers of Sonoran mezcals, and learn about conservation, the cultural and agroecological role of agave in Arizona-Sonora, and the measures we might take to ensure the viability of agave spirits in years to come. Presented as part of Tucson's Agave Heritage Festival.