Wondering how much it would cost to hire a mixologist in Toronto or anywhere in Ontario? Our quotes are completely tailored to your budget and requirements. We always make sure that we cover everything that you require. To do that we need to know the following details:
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Yes, we always recommend buying your own alcohol. You have the liberty of returning unused bottles for a full refund. Or why not just keep them for more parties in the future!
Return bottles that are sealed to any LCBO store in Toronto or other city in Ontario along with the original receipt. Also make sure they have their labels intact. The bottles should be returned within 30 days of purchase. If your alcohol was bought for a permit event, you will need to show the permit and the sales receipt.
Similarly, for Beer Store returns, you would need to show Special Occasion Permit (SOP returns). Here too, the product must be sealed and retain its original packaging.
It’s not easy to estimate the amount of alcohol that will be consumed. That said, if you buy your own liquor, it might be easier to keep track. You have the flexibility to return unused liquor to the store. That allows you to establish an approximate budget based on the maximum that guests will consume.
Distilled alcohol is more expensive than standard drinks. It forms a good measure to establish your budget. Assume that each guest consumes one standard distilled alcohol drink (43 ml of 1.5oz) per hour.
Use our handy party alcohol calculator to help you arrive at a ballpark figure.
Our mixologist service planning staff are ready to create bespoke liquor orders for our customers across Toronto and Ontario! We will need details of the theme, budget, preferences, and other factors to do that. This will take most of the guesswork out.
We will even supply the recommended bottles to make it easier for you.
Securing a liquor permit is not always necessary. We will guide you through the entire process and advise you on the types of permits.
You don’t need a liquor permit for a non-public event in a non-public place in Ontario or Toronto with no liquor sales.
However, you will need a permit if alcohol is offered for sale.
You will also need a permit if you serve alcohol anywhere except a licensed establishment or a non-public place.
The Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) defines a non-public place and a non-public event as:
For more information on liquor permits or to apply for one visit:
At 180 Drinks, our customers and their guests are our first priority. We are fully insured with a $5 million commercial general liability policy. For your safety, this also includes liquor liability coverage.
You can hire us for any party in Toronto with confidence as all our mixologists are fully licensed. They are Smart Serve-certified and dedicated to making sure your guests enjoy responsibly.
We have some of the best event staff you can hire in Toronto or any city in Ontario! We come to you wherever you are in the city!
Our team of professional mixologists can handle any type of event. Anywhere in Toronto or cities in the surrounding area. Our talented bunch can manage everything from corporate events to fundraisers with equal finesse.
Book our mixologists to jazz up your reunions, birthdays, anniversaries, and other personal events across all cities in the Greater Toronto Area and surrounding cities in Ontario.
Weddings are our specialty! Hire our mixologists to cover weddings and engagements in any corner of the Greater Toronto Area and surrounding cities in Ontario. We also love to be a part of bachelorette and bachelor parties too!
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The number of mixologists you require will depend on the type of event.
You need one for every 75 guests at a beer and wine event.
You need one for 50 guests at a cocktail event.
This is assuming all guests need to be served at the same time.
Email us and we can figure out the best package for your party or event!