Fri, Aug 18|
Kentucky Wine & Bourbon Weekend
A fun-filled weekend of bourbon and wine down in Louisville.
Time & Location
Aug 18, 9:00 AM CDT – Aug 20, 6:00 PM CDT
Louisville, Louisville, KY, USA
About the event
Join us for a weekend getaway to Louisville, KY tasting some amazing wine and bourbons.
There is so much to experience in Louisville. With a booming bourbon renaissance, iconic attractions, world-class hotels & venues and a renowned culinary scene, Louisville is an experience like no other city.
SpringHill Suites Downtown
Style and substance collide in Downtown Louisville at SpringHill Suites Louisville Downtown. The family-friendly hotel is steps from some of Louisville Kentucky's most beloved attractions such as the KFC Yum! Center, Fourth Street Live! and Whiskey Row. Make yourself at home in these spacious Louisville hotel suites. With complimentary Wi-Fi, a mini-refrigerator, a microwave and plush bedding, you'll find everything you need to enjoy your stay. After a night of sweet dreams, wake up to free breakfast, or break a sweat in the fitness center. SpringHill Suites Louisville Downtown is a great location mixed with warm Southern hospitality.
Things to Do (Night Life)
Nightlife in Louisville is exciting, with many available options. You can choose to go dancing in clubs or chill at a jazz bar. You can have a different flavor to your nightlife adventure almost every night. Here are a few options:
Flanagan's Ale House
This is a local favorite and one of the most popular bars for a lighter family-friendly environment. The bar opens at 11 am every day and serves until 4 am. There is live music and a warm ambiance with 14 HD televisions around the bar playing the local sports events until late in the night.
Merle’s Whiskey Kitchen
Hop on over to Merle’s if you are jonesing for a glass of whiskey sour and authentic southern fried chicken. This bar is more family-friendly than the rest of the whiskey joints in the area. You can easily find a table even on Friday evenings. It is open from 11 am to 11 pm. There is street parking only.
Havana Rumba and Tapas Bar
Jonesing for Tapas and spicy wings with chilled beer? If you are around Bardstown road, by all means, step into Havana Rumba to have just the night you want. This Louisville gem of a bar has excellent customer service and the tastiest Tapas feast options. The bar opens every Monday to Thursday from 5 pm to 9:30 pm and Saturdays and Sundays from Noon to 10 pm.
Fourth Street Live
If you are strolling along Fourth Street, do not miss out on the range of options available as you walk from Liberty Street to the Muhammad Ali Boulevard Downtown. Try out Guy Fieri’s Smokehouse or get your fine dining on at Gordon Biersch Brewery Restaurant.
You can chill at the Hard Rock Cafe or lounge back with some incredible whiskey mixes at the Whiskey Dry by Ed Lee.
So What To Expect
Hit the Louisville wine trail to enjoy some fantastic wine and lunch. Spend the rest of the day enjoying all that Louisville has to offer.
Create Your Bourbon at Barrels & Billets
You will receive all materials needed for the experience including six award-winning bourbons and tasting materials. The experience takes about 45 minutes.
During the experience, you will taste various bourbon profiles. At the end, you can create your personal recipe!
The experience allows guests to learn whiskey history and create bourbon recipes in about one hour. At the end of the experience, each participant will be able to purchase à la carte tastings and flights while custom bottles are made!
Price includes: Transportation, 2 night stay hotel stay at SpringHill Suites Louisville downtown, wine tastings on Friay. On Saturday, a fun day at a Distillery for a tasting and end off at Barrels & Billets to create your own bourbon, have it bottled and taken home. Souvenir shirt and a few surprises.
Not included: Hotel incidentals, meals, any wine or whiskey/bourbon purchases or anything listed outside the what’s included.
So What's the Cost
Double - $550.00 pp
Triple - $467.00 pp
Quad - $425.00 pp
Initial Deposit - 04/15/2023
Balance Due - 07/31/2023