Community Events Louisville KY

Check out what’s going on in the Louisville, KY community here! You have plenty of upcoming events to choose from!


Kentucky Bourbon Festival 

When: September 12th – 16th (hours and events vary from day to day. Check Website for more details)

Where: Bardstown, KY  (locations and events vary. Check Website for more details)

The Kentucky Bourbon Festival takes place in the bourbon capital of the world, Bardstown, KY. This event draws 50,000 visitors from around the world. It’s a mix of tastings, educational opportunities and of course, a party celebrating all things bourbon. There are barrel races, musical performances and curated dinners throughout the week.


Bourbon and Beyond

When: September 22nd & 23rd, 11:30 a.m. – 10:30 p.m.

Where: Champions Park, 2050 River Road, Louisville, KY

Bourbon & Beyond is an outdoor festival that is the perfect blend of bourbon, food & music. Musical performances include John Mayer, Lenny Kravitz, Sting, Robert Plant and the Sensational Space Shifters, plus countless other acts from the Jazz, Blues, Country, and Bluegrass Genres.


Downs After Dark: Bourbon & Beats

When: Saturday, September 29th,  5:00 p.m. – 11:30 p.m.

Where: Churchill Downs, 700 Central Ave. Louisville, KY

A Forecastle Foundation & Churchill Downs collaboration pairing Kentucky Sounds & Spirits. Enjoy an Old Forester Old Fashioned, dance to the beats of renowned DJ’s and watch racing under the lights at our premier Downs After Dark event.