Bardstown, Kentucky is the Bourbon Capital of the World® and the home of the Kentucky Bourbon Festival®, which draws people from all over for a week of celebrating the storied history and art of distilling America’s native spirit. The Kentucky Bourbon Festival® promotes Kentucky bourbon & the Bourbon Capital of the World® by hosting a celebration that contributes to the economic and cultural vitality of our communities in and around Bardstown, Kentucky.
2021 General Admission Tickets On Sale
1-Day Pass: $10
3-Day Pass: $20
*3-Day Passes are sold out but you may join the waitlist!
Sampling Passes – Up to 5 Pours for $25
BOURBON’S IN SEASON ALL YEAR LONG
Bardstown, Kentucky is the Bourbon Capital of the World®. Bourbon connoisseurs could spend days touring the 11 distilleries in and around Bardstown. Explore the rich history and taste aged Kentucky bourbon. Come add to your bourbon collection and explore our historic and unique distilleries today.
Distilleries aren’t the only thing that Bardstown has to offer. Explore all of our attractions in Bardstown! From historic My Old Kentucky Home to the Oscar Getz Museum of Whiskey History and everything in between, it’s all here in Bardstown.
GET THE EXCLUSIVE VISITORS GUIDE
Planning a vacation or weekend trip to Bardstown is made easy with our Official Visitor’s Guide. Want to explore more than just bourbon while you’re here? Plan your itinerary with our guide on food, hotels, historical sights and more.