CLASS BY ASSOCIATION offers cocktail enthusiasts an opportunity to delve deeper and refine their knowledge. Classes explore bar basics, tools and techniques as well as individual spirits, their history and use in classic and contemporary cocktails.

The Association’s head bartender, Scott Cushman, hosts the one-hour class every other Friday. Class begins promptly at 7:00pm and lasts for one hour. Open to the public at 8:00pm.

Classes are $25 per person and include:

• 1-hour PRIVATE cocktail class
• Tasting of 2-3 craft cocktails
• One complimentary cocktail off our signature cocktail menu
• Personal composition book to keep on premises for future classes and recipes

For optimized enjoyment, we limit classes to 14 seats.

Registration is required for participation.

ONLINE TICKETS available at



Friday 7/21 – Tiki Cocktails Class
This class will deal with the most “California” of Cocktail styles along with a history and tasting of some of the most popular Tiki Cocktails & some that have been long forgotten.

Friday 8/4 – Bourbon Cocktails Class
We will explore the extensive world of bourbon cocktails — indisputable our favorite spirit at The Association.. and you’ll find out why during this class!

Friday 8/18 – The Fire Cocktails Class
Our most popular class, come learn the secrets behind the Associations many fire’d cocktails. The Association has become a hot-spot for its craft cocktails… Impress your friends with The Flamed Old Fashioned, The Derby and Absinthe done right — all of which have a fire element. We will be burning, scorching and heating up all of the cocktails for this class.

Friday 9/1 – Cocktails Across America Class
This class will take us from New Orleans, to New York to California and everywhere in between. Come taste the history of the US’s expansive Cocktail Culture.