Kenya Breweries Limited’s (KBL) leading gin brand, Gilbey’s, hosted a consumer hangout over the weekend to mark International Friendship Day. The event which was held at Whiskey River Lounge brought together the brand’s influencers and content creators Shix Kapienga, Mimo Karanja, Karis Memes, and Miss Barakeilla. Gin lovers enjoyed a vibrant evening of great company and music by deck master DJ Ricmoh and a popular duo of DJ Roq and crowd sensation MC Gogo. Gilbey’s fans selected from radio and digital activations for the International Friendship Day activation were treated to a VIP brand experience complete with customized cocktails, interactions with their favorite entertainers, and comedy by Standup Collective’s Bashir Yusuf alias Halaiki. Senior Brand Manager Zipporah Ndung’u reiterated the brand’s commitment to authentic and enjoyable drinking experiences, stating that it’s a celebration of the shared bonds and genuine connections that exist with friends and friendship circles. ” We are forging a path forward reminding our loyal consumers that Gilbey’s is dedicated to creating special moments like this for them and their squads,” she added. “I am just thrilled to be part of this experience and to share it with my crew of friends. Gilbey’s went all out to give us an amazing experience. We absolutely enjoyed it.” Shared one of the consumers. International Friendship Day is an annual global celebration dedicated to honoring the significance of friendships in people’s lives. Gilbeys champions fun and easy-going drinking experiences as an alternative to superficial socializing. Please drink responsibly. Alcohol is not for sale to persons under the age of 18yrs.