Bourbonanza is Frankfort's signature bourbon event in the cradle of bourbon country.   


3rd annual bourbonanza

"A festival of spirits"

in historic downtown frankfort

Saturday October 20, 2018


"SPIRITS STROLL" on St. Clair Street between Main and Broadway / All Ages

12pm - 5pm

Join us as we kickoff our 3rd Annual celebration with a free street fair in the heart of downtown Frankfort.  Local merchants, restaurants and bars will feature specials, spirits-themed merchandise and events.  Local distilleries, wineries and breweries will serve libations in conjunction with bourbon related demonstrations and Kentucky themed activities.

Live Music

12pm-2pm / Nashville artist, JD Shelbourne

2:30pm-3:30pm / Trippin Roots

3:45pm - 5pm / Swing Street

"SPIRITS SOIREE" at the Thomas D. Clark Center for KY History / 21 and over, cocktail attire

7pm - 10pm

Our ticketed main event takes place at the majestic History Center and features live music and local distilleries, wineries and breweries sharing samples of their most popular products.  Kentucky themed hors d'oeuvres will be served by a local caterer in addition to samplings of "Kentucky Proud" products.   A rare bourbon live auction will, once again, attract collectors from near and far.  Whether you are purchasing or merely viewing, it always promises to be an exciting experience.

Stay tuned for the full schedule of weekend events, ticket prices and list of auction items.

Bourbonanza 2018 is sponsored by Independence Bank and is a fundraiser for Downtown Frankfort Inc., a non-profit focusing on revitalizing historic downtown Frankfort, in conjunction with the Frankfort/Franklin County Tourist Commission to promote Frankfort and its unique link to the spirits industry in Kentucky.

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