The festival will take place at The Point, in the City of Sunderland and will be held over a two day period.
There will be a single session on Friday, April 3 from 6pm to 10.30pm and on Saturday, April 4 there will be two sessions, one in the afternoon at 12pm to 4pm and another in the evening at 6pm to 10.30pm.
Tickets are £12.50 per person and there is a booking fee. The price includes entry and a range of extras, including a free voucher for your first gin and tonic, a Copa glass, a stainless steel straw, festival book, gin talks from in-house professionals, street food and access to the Gin Festival shop.
The festival will also stock a range of more than 15 premium rums and serve the cocktail, Prosecco Royale.
Operating by a voucher system, visitors will need to purchase vouchers from the voucher station. They are available in multiples of £5. All gins and rums cost £5 including mixer and garnish, while a Prosecco Royale is £10. Cash and card payments will be accepted.
The event is strictly over 18s and no babies or children will be allowed.