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Jun 18th

Bourbon and Bridles Experience

  • Admission: $75
  • Location: Kentucky Derby Museum
  • 704 Central Ave.
  • Louisville, Kentucky 40208
  • Time:
    2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Bourbon and Bridles Experience

recurring event

This tour combines two of Kentucky’s most treasured icons: bourbon and Thoroughbreds. Learn fun facts about why horse racing and bourbon go together, including what makes a Thoroughbred a Thoroughbred, and a bourbon a bourbon. Pick up facts about distillery owners who have also won the Derby, and how some guests imbibed on Derby day during Prohibition.

The tour ends with a bourbon flight from the Museum’s Derby Cafe Express, an official stop on Louisville’s Urban Bourbon Trail, where guests will enjoy a bourbon tasting along with an interactive lesson on how to make and enjoy the famous Mint Julep.

Tour Details

  • $60 per person, includes general admission to Museum
  • Thursdays, 2:00-3:00 p.m.
  • Includes a gift bag with Mint Julep syrup and recipe, Modjeska candy, a Derby glass, and more!
  • 21+ and over, limited to 10 people

Upcoming Dates For This Event:

  • Thursday, December 3
  • Thursday, December 10
  • Thursday, December 17

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