Patron Tent

This year’s Wintrust Patron’s Tent is the ultimate way to enjoy the Scottish Festival and Highland Games!

Tickets are $200 per person for two days of Patron’s benefits including:

  • Complimentary food & beverage service with a Scottish flare
  • Whisky Masterclass presented by Derrick Mosley from Hotaling Co.
  • Meet & Greet Gary Maclean, National Chef of Scotland
  • Premier Parking
  • Four-legged Meet & Greet with the Dogs of Scotland
  • Ring-side seats for the incredible Heavy Athletics competition & Massed Bands Performance

Relax and enjoy Scottish culture in style at the Wintrust Patron’s Tent while helping support Chicago Scots charitable mission – Caledonia Senior Living & Memory Care.

Ultimate Whisky Masterclass

Featuring 18-year Varietals Exclusively for Patrons

Anyone who purchases a Patron’s Pass to the Games at $200 will enjoy full hospitality Friday and Saturday at the Wintrust VIP Tent.  This includes “The Ultimate Whisky Masterclass Seminar” at 4 p.m. led by Derrick Mosely, Hotaling & Co’s leading Brand Manager. The seminar will include the following 18-year varietals ranging in price from $180-$250 per bottle.

  • anCnoc 18 Year Old
  • Arran 18 Year Old
  • Old Pulteney 18 Year Old
  • Balblair 18 Year Old

Derrick Mosley

Derrick Mosley focuses on making spirits more approachable and accessible to every consumer. With nearly a decade of experience in the wine and spirits industries, Derick worked at Treasury Wine Estates’ luxury portfolio of Napa wines and Constellation Brands’ spirits portfolio before joining Hotaling & Co. As Brand Manager at Hotaling, he describes his role as one to envy; introducing friends, new and old, to world class spirits and helping demystify the category to expand their enjoyment and appreciation. Derrick will present the seminar for Patrons featuring 18 year brands exclusively from Hotaling’s portfolio.

Official Sponsor

Thank you to Wintrust Bank, the Official Sponsor of The Patron Tent at the Chicago Scots 37th Annual Scottish Festival & Highland Games.