2018 SCHEDULE

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2018

7:30 pm - 10:00 pm 
21c Museum Hotel 





 
Bourbon Classic Top Shelf 
Title Partner: Liquor Barn and Party Mart 

This kickoff to Bourbon Classic is an exclusive tasting event featuring the fine quality
of Pappy Van Winkle Bourbon and progressive food pairings from Chef Levon Wallace
of Gray & Dudley (Nashville) and Chef Mike Wajda of Proof on Main in Louisville.
Click here to learn more. 












THURSDAY, MARCH 1, 2018 

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm 
Frazier History Museum 



 
Bourbon Classic Savor: A Taste of History

A once in a lifetime opportunity to taste a 45 year old Bourbon, Final Reserve,
James Thompson & Brother Bourbon. Small bites will also be provided.
Click here for more information.  

 

Friday, March 2, 2018  

7:00 pm - 10:00 pm 
The Foundry at Glassworks




 
Bourbon Classic Cocktail & Culinary Challenge
Presented By:Kentucky Proud

Teams of master bartenders and acclaimed chefs will compete for the title of perfect
cocktail and small plate. Attendees will have the opportunity to taste 16 different
cocktails and small plates
 






 
Amber Lounge: VIP Experience 
Sponsored By: I.W. Harper 

VIP ticket holders will enjoy exclusive access to the Amber Lounge, which features special
bourbon tastings from I.W. Harper, additional food options and comfortable seating.
10:30 pm 
Whiskey Dry by Ed Lee 
After Party

 

SATURDAY, MARCH 3, 2018 

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm 
Kentucky Center for Performing Arts 

 
Bourbon University: Session 1

Don't missing this exciting educational opportunity featuring moderatred discussions,
demos and tastings. Four classses will be offered during this time slot. To view the
availabile sessions, click here. 

 
5:15 pm - 6:15 pm 
Kentucky Center for Performing Arts 


 
General Session 

Enjoy a discussion between veteran Bourbon journalists and spirits experts as they
discuss what trending in the world of Bourbon.

 
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm 
Kentucky Center for Performing Arts


 
Bourbon University: Session 2

Round two of sessions will continue to offer information on all things Bourbon. Four
classses will be offered during this time slot. To view the availabile sessions, click here.
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm 
Kentucky Center for Performing Arts


 
Bourbon Classic Taste

Savor Bourbon from our Bourbon Classic distillers and enjoy delicious dishes from
our featured restaurants. For more details, click here. 
  Amber Lounge: VIP Experience 
Sponsored By: Buffalo Trace Distillery

VIP ticket holders will enjoy exclusive access to the Amber Lounge, which features
special bourbon tastings from Buffalo Trace Distillery, additional food options and
comfortable seating.
10:30 pm 
MilkWood
After Party