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who are we?

We're real-world mixologists and virtual events experts who specialize in bringing incredibly fun virtual and live experiences to teams and clients across North America.

350+ events and 20,000 attendees later, we just might be onto something!

Consider Happy Hour Academy your home for the most vibrant and entertaining

cocktail workshop experiences and epic branded corporate gifting options.

From the moment your attendees unbox our truly epic cocktail-making kits, to the end of the show,

get ready to be a part of a thrilling virtual team experience that's made specifically for you and your group.

 We're proven leaders in providing world-class cocktail education,

in a friendly, inclusive, fun, and engaging environment.


Your team's incredible cocktail journey is only a click away.   So, let's get started!


you're in good hands

Join the dozens of Fortune 1000 companies and top marketing and experiential agencies who trust

Happy Hour Academy with their brands for enterprise-ready gifting and workshop experience packages.

Here's just a snapshot of who loves us:


The team loved it! Great feedback already coming from customers. They said you were a lot of FUN!


They loved that it wasn’t a long drawn out presentation and would love to do it again.


This was one of the best events we have had and the turn out was amazing.

- Elena, Major IT Security Firm

our chief mixologist

Orlando Carreira is an award-winning and published cocktail mixologist based in Toronto, Canada.
He specializes in making high-level cocktails as fun and approachable to all as possible, through virtual events and his roles as Monogram Canada's Chief Mixologist and Swagger Magazine's Mixology Editor-At-Large,

His cocktail work is relied on by an ever-growing client list including:

American Airlines, The Hollywood Reporter, GE Appliances.

Amazon, Sanofi-Pasteur, Bombay Sapphire Gin,  Investors Group,

Shopify, DoorDash, LVMH,  Maui Jim, Boston Consulting Group,

and many more.