Moonshine namesake Tim Smith visiting Southwest Virgina ABC stores

(Copyright by WSLS - All rights reserved)

RICHMOND (WSLS 10) - Moonshine fans can meet Climax Moonshine's maker Tim Smith and taste his products.

Smith gained notoriety and fame on the Discovery Channel's "Moonshiners" TV show.

He will make appearances at ABC stores in Southwest Virginia in mid-March, where he will greet fans, take pictures and sign bottles of either of the two types of his namesake spirits.

Customers can also sample Smith's Climax Moonshine products.

On the following dates, Smith will appear at Virginia ABC stores:

  • Friday, March 18, from 5-7 p.m. - Tightsqueeze Plaza Shopping Center, Chatham, VA 24531
  • Saturday, March 19, from 1-3 p.m. - 149 Clay Drive, Pounding Mill, VA 24637
  • Saturday, March 19, from 5-7 p.m. - 2123 Euclid Ave., Bristol VA 24201

Smith will return to Southwest Virginia next month for bottle signings on April 23 at the ABC store on Rutgers St. in Roanoke and the Old Franklin Turnpike location in Rocky Mount.