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Kentucky Bourbon Festival
September 16 - September 19
The Kentucky Bourbon Festival’s special 30th anniversary will take place Sept. 16-19, 2021. Held in downtown Bardstown, the Bourbon Capital of the World, the festival draws thousands of bourbon lovers each year to celebrate the storied history of distilling America’s native spirit during National Bourbon Heritage Month. The 2021 festival will feature expanded opportunities for bourbon enthusiasts to engage with the most sought-after brands and engaging educational experiences.
Highlights of September’s festival include an expanded tasting experience with heritage and craft brands, a vintage and rare bourbon auction and the annual World Championship Bourbon Barrel Relay Race bourbon barrel rolling competition. Exclusive conversations with industry all-stars and unique culinary and cocktail classes will provide interactive sessions for attendees to enjoy.