Party Tours, Festival Tours & Beer Trips
Kaffibarinn Iceland

Kaffibarinn

This old house in Reykjavík, with a London Underground symbol over the door, contains Kaffibarinn – one of Iceland’s coolest bars. Popular among young people and celebrities, on weekends you’ll need a famous face or a battering ram to get in – it packs out...
Hobbit House

Hobbit House

Inspired by The Lord of the Rings trilogy, the Hobbit House, in Manila (Philippines), is a bar where all the staff are dwarfs. As soon as you walk through the huge circular door, it seems as though you have stepped into the pages of the book. There are paintings of the lead...

Thirsty Christmas

Merry Christmas thirsty people! Here they are, your gifts from Santa. New Thirsty Motivational Posters Keep your motivation hydrated with these for the New Year! – View them on Facebook – Download here in high-res, perfect for printing (50x40cm / 19x15in) Mates Rates...
Beer float California

Beer Float in California

You may be familiar with Helsinki’s annual ‘Kaljakellunta’ beer float down the Kerava River. Well in Chico, California, they have a similar event in the Sacramento River for the Labour Day float. This event attracts about 4,000 people who pack water tubes and...

Songkran – A Tale of a Thirsty Thai New Year Tradition

Introducing Songkran, the wildest New Year event that you’ve never heard of. It’s a Water Festival that puts the whole nation on pause for 3-days, as everyone in Thailand stops work to celebrate Thailand new year, with the water fight to end all water fights....
Burning-Man-Festival - Author Kyle Harmon Wikimedia Commons Public Domain

Burning Man Festival

The Burning Man festival is an experience that’ll take you far beyond your wildest dreams as you step into a reality unlike any other. When you head into the depth of Black Rock City in the vast and vacant Nevada Desert of the United States, you probably don’t expect...

The Start of a Tomato War

The tellings of La Tomatina’s history are vague, with interpretations of the festival’s origins ranging from practical jokes between mates, locals throwing fruit and vegetables at poorly performing street artists, to huge riots that escalated during other Spanish...
Haro Wine Festival

Haro Wine Festival – A Waste of Good Wine?

Is it just me, or is this theme of throwing things at festivals getting silly?! We’ve had tomatoes, tuna fish, colours, water, and oranges, and now wine; I’m surprised nobody has taken to tossing beer around but then I guess that happens most nights at the pub anyway!...

New Songkran (Thai New Year) tours

It doesn’t get much better than the Songkran (Thai New Year) water festival held in Thailand every year in April, and for the ultimate Songkran packages and tours, Thirsty Swagman have got you covered. You can either join us in Phuket for the world’s biggest water battle or...

Quaich Bar

Take a second and try to name all the different whiskies you can think of… Now, imagine 700 different whisky malts sitting in front you. Line them up, and you’d need about 70 metres of shelf space – that’s one-hell-of a large cupboard. What we do know is that...