Today, the world’s original premium vodka and longstanding ally to the LGBTQ+ community, Stoli® Vodka announced the widely anticipated return of the 7th Annual Stoli Key West Cocktail Classic the largest annual LGBTQ+ bartending celebration honoring the legacy of gay bars as the original LGBTQ+ community centers and safe spaces.

Stoli is proud to be a supporter of the LGBTQ+ community for more than 35 years, partnering for the seventh consecutive year with the City of Key West and Key West Business Guild to host the competition finale during Key West Pride, June 1-8. More information about the competition is below, with the list of prizes including a monetary donation to the winner’s local hometown LGBTQ+ charity of choice.

Kicking off in Dallas, TX on March 4, (today) the competition will travel to 14 cities including, Philadelphia, San Diego, Los Angeles, New York, New Orleans, Cleveland, Boston, Chicago, Fort Lauderdale, FL, Atlanta, San Francisco, Washington, D.C, and the Pride Week finale in Key West. Entry to all events will be free with RSVP, and open to Stoli fans of legal drinking age. To RSVP to attend visit

PRIZES: Bartenders and LGBTQ+ allies across the country will come together to compete in a cocktail competition to win a variety of prizes including $15,000 for a hometown charity of the winner’s choice, a dream vacation to anywhere in the world, arranged by HE Travel, and the coveted title of the 2020 SKWCC Champion. All monetary, charity donations and travel prizes to be provided courtesy of the KWBG.