Monday, March 20, 2017

A New Bourbon, Food & Music Festival Is Coming To Louisville This Fall 2017

In celebration and honor of the great state of Kentucky and its spirit and soul: bourbon, Danny Wimmer Productions Presents is proud to announce the first-ever Bourbon and Beyond, a festival , taking place on Saturday, September 23 and Sunday, September 24, 2017 in Champions Park in Louisville, Kentucky. Blending the best elements of a bourbon festival, a food festival, and a music festival into an all-encompassing, unforgettable weekend, Bourbon and Beyond will be an enriching weekend alongside featuring master distillers, distinguished Michelin-starred chefs, world-class musicians, and other craftsmen and craftswomen.

Full details on the experience will be announced soon. Please head to www.bourbonandbeyond.com and join the community in the meantime to stay up to date on the announcement plans.
In addition to the finest Kentucky bourbons, incredible musical talent and interactive, hands-on workshops with esteemed distillers, the inaugural Bourbon and Beyond event will partner with renowned local chefs and, restaurants and culinary personalities to deliver uniquely delectable creations. Comedy showcases and Various other immersive experiences bourbon experiences, interactive workshops, culinary demonstrations, and plenty of exciting surprises will run throughout the weekend, including plenty of exciting surprises. Additional nighttime events and group tours will be available, as well as pre-and post-festival experiences happenings extenuating into Louisville and the greater Kentucky area.

Bourbon and Beyond’s goal is to produce the finest festival worthy of the finest spirit. With a history stretching back nearly to the founding of this great nation, bourbon is a congressionally-designated distinctive product of the United States –- the only spirit to enjoy such protection. From Kentucky Bourbon Country’s distilleries’s rolling green hills peppered with gleaming copper tanks and burbling vats of mash, to Louisville's legendary Urban Bourbon Trail, the soul of bourbon is prevalent throughout this the great state of Kentucky. The “Bourbon” in Like the flames that char the barrels, the hearth that nourishes our appetites, or the heart of an incredible beat, soul and passion will radiate throughout the Bourbon and Beyond festival.


Celebrating rich local diversity, Bourbon and Beyond will be an immersive experience for all partners and lovers of bourbon unites the world together to celebrate the legacy and innovation of the spirit. Great taste should be egalitarian, and this spirit of inclusion drives our passion. The “Beyond” in Bourbon and; Beyond extends represents our inclusive approach and represents our expansive vision in creating a truly groundbreaking and successful festival. Altogether, Bourbon and Beyond is a celebration of craftsmanship, soul, and spirit.

With a history stretching back nearly to the founding of this great nation, bourbon is a congressionally-designated distinctive product of the United States - the only spirit to enjoy such protection. Honoring the legacy of George Garvin Brown, who in 1872 created Old Forester, the first bourbon to be sold by the bottle, Bourbon and Beyond will be a continuing celebration of the enduring spirit of innovation and local commerce.