Tourism Commission presents Built By Bourbon banners

Anderson County has been home to at least 14 distilleries over the years – dating as far back as 1810 – and several of the bourbon barons who operated them spent some of their profits building fine homes in Lawrenceburg. Visitors and residents often wonder about the history of these houses along South Main Street.…

Bourbon Barons: The Ripys

This historic tour focuses on the Ripy family of Lawrenceburg, KY. They will take you on a journey beginning with the young Irishmen, James and John Ripy, who left their home in Tyrone, Ireland for the cliffs of the Kentucky River. You will follow the growth of the family from James’ initial foray into distilling…

Bourbon Passport-Central

Every bourbon drinker’s bucket list includes completing their Bourbon passport. Bourbon Passport will aid you in finishing your journey. Join us as we experience the beautiful history and sites of America’s Native Spirit at Wild Turkey Distillery, Four Roses Distillery, Bardstown Bourbon Co. (Replaced by Bulleit Distilling Co. starting in April)Price- $120 (Includes tours, tastings…

Bourbon Barons: The Ripys

This historic tour focuses on the Ripy family of Lawrenceburg, KY. They will take you on a journey beginning with the young Irishmen, James and John Ripy, who left their home in Tyrone, Ireland for the cliffs of the Kentucky River. You will follow the growth of the family from James’ initial foray into distilling…

Bourbon Passport-Central

Every bourbon drinker’s bucket list includes completing their Bourbon passport. Bourbon Passport will aid you in finishing your journey. Join us as we experience the beautiful history and sites of America’s Native Spirit at Wild Turkey Distillery, Four Roses Distillery, Bardstown Bourbon Co. (Replaced by Bulleit Distilling Co. starting in April)Price- $120 (Includes tours, tastings…

Bourbon Barons: The Ripys

This historic tour focuses on the Ripy family of Lawrenceburg, KY. They will take you on a journey beginning with the young Irishmen, James and John Ripy, who left their home in Tyrone, Ireland for the cliffs of the Kentucky River. You will follow the growth of the family from James’ initial foray into distilling…

Wild Turkey offering guided tastings using Alexa, Google Assistant

As consumers continue to stay home and turn to technology for entertainment, engagement and interaction, brands are increasingly rethinking how to engage consumers. For Wild Turkey, that meant exploring new ways to connect by sharing the heritage, history and knowledge that exemplifies this iconic American brand from the mouths of those who know it best.…

Bourbon Passport-Central

Every bourbon drinker’s bucket list includes completing their Bourbon passport. Bourbon Passport will aid you in finishing your journey. Join us as we experience the beautiful history and sites of America’s Native Spirit at Wild Turkey Distillery, Four Roses Distillery, Bardstown Bourbon Co. (Replaced by Bulleit Distilling Co. starting in April)Price- $120 (Includes tours, tastings…

Bourbon Barons: The Ripys

This historic tour focuses on the Ripy family of Lawrenceburg, KY. They will take you on a journey beginning with the young Irishmen, James and John Ripy, who left their home in Tyrone, Ireland for the cliffs of the Kentucky River. You will follow the growth of the family from James’ initial foray into distilling…

Bourbon Passport-Central

Every bourbon drinker’s bucket list includes completing their Bourbon passport. Bourbon Passport will aid you in finishing your journey. Join us as we experience the beautiful history and sites of America’s Native Spirit at Wild Turkey Distillery, Four Roses Distillery, Bardstown Bourbon Co. (Replaced by Bulleit Distilling Co. starting in April)Price- $120 (Includes tours, tastings…