Rum Royale is an introduction to, and celebration of all things rum. Over the past decade, rum, a category with a deep history and a loyal global fan base, has quickly evolved from a budget-friendly mixer into a premium spirit. Whether you’re new to rum or a life-long rum aficionado, our goal is to show a whole new way to look at rum and the thriving community with rum culture at its epicentre. 

Toronto Festival What could be better than sampling the diversity of rum? Sampling over 30 different rums pairing it with regional cuisine from headline chefs while enjoying entertainment from the great rum-producing areas of the world. Our inaugural festival is Toronto's first premium rum festival and kicks off on our Festival Tasting Day, which will be held on Saturday, May 29, 2021, at Locomotive Hall, Steam Whistle Brewing's newest venue.

We close the festival on Sunday, May 30, 2021, with a day of seminars at Maple Leaf Cinema, CN Tower, for those who want to delve a little deeper. From keynote speakers and panels to a special documentary screening, we will shed light on rum''s fascinating history and its current rise in the spirit world.