Classes at The Violet Hour make for the perfect gift or group activity. Learn cocktail history and fundamentals while sipping on the subject matter.

Private classes range from 4-30 guests, can be booked on specific dates, and have the topics customized for your group. Food options are available upon request. Evening classes are available Sundays-Thursdays, starting at 6 pm. Daytime classes are available any day of the week and must end by 3:30 pm. 

The Violet Hour also hosts public classes, Cocktails 101, which can be for small groups, couples, or even individuals.

  • More dates coming in the fall! Stay tuned!

Cocktail Classes: 201. Already completed one of our basic cocktail classes? Ready to take your cocktail game further? Want to learn from the best? Enjoy two hours of facetime with our Head Mixologist/Partner - Toby Maloney. Toby flies in from New York City for these special group classes. Only a small amount of spots are available to keep the experience intimate. These classes are not suggested for the novice bartender.

  • More dates coming in the fall! Stay tuned!

For more information or to book either private and public classes, please contact Andrea Kaji at You can also fill out the inquiry form or call at 773.252.1500.

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