The 3rd Saturday in May is World Whisky Day! Via worldwhiskyday.com World Whisky Day is celebrated on the 3rd Saturday of May each year. It was created by Blair Bowman back in 2012, who at the time was a student at the University of Aberdeen, Scotland. World Whisky Day is Celebrated Around the World! Via guyism.com The map above shows the World Whisky Day events held around the globe on its first year, since then the day has grown in popularity with more and more events being held each year. It's Easy to Join in the Celebration! Via whiskyshop.com All you need is a bottle of whisky to share with friends! Events range in size, from quiet house party tasting sessions, to wild celebrations complete with live music, dancing and whisky fueled merriment! And its for a Good Cause! Via justgiving.com World Whisky Day works closely to support Just a Drop. A charity foundation who's projects reach an estimated 1.5 million people in 31 countries ranging from Afghanistan to Zambia, transforming the lives of some of the poorest communities in some of most remote regions in the world. So what are you waiting for......join in the celebrations! Via worldwhiskyday.com World Whisky Day falls on the 17th of May this year! Grab yourself a bottle of the good stuff, organise an event, or simply share a few drams with your closest! Be sure to donate to Just a Drop and Drink Responsibly! Here's some inspiration........as if you needed any! View this video on Vimeo Via scotchcinema.com To celebrate the first ever World Whisky Day, Scotch Cinema put together a montage of whisky in movies, this day just gets better and better!