Have questions?

Let us clear some things up for you

Parking is available at the Mayo Underwood Building

There will be a free trolley to transport you from the parking garage to the entrance of the event.
Attendees will enter at the end of West Broadway Street.
Yes! Samples are included in the ticket price and you will be able to sample beverages from 40+ vendors.

We are adhering to all state and local mandates that are in-place.

  • All of our events are taking place outside with adequate ventilation and opportunity to social distance appropriately
  • We strongly encourage vaccination for all attendees. If not vaccinated, we recommend that you wear a mask anytime you are in close proximity to other people, both inside and outside
  • The Fine and Rare Bourbon auction will take place outside, on the grounds of the Kentucky History Center. Bathrooms will be provided inside the facility and masks will be required to enter the History Center, complying with the mask mandate inside all state buildings
  • Our event is on, rain or shine. If there is a weather disaster or an unexpected covid restriction from local or state government that requires us to cancel the events, your ticket will be credited towards 2022 Festival admission. Refunds will not be issued

Uber/Lyft isn’t big in Frankfort (yet), but we have you covered! You can leave your keys in the hotel and contact Happy Trails to transport you to and from the event, keeping you and everyone else as safe as possible.

Call or Text: 502-369-1760

No–we have set up a special “Designated Driver” ticket option. You’ll be able to enjoy atmosphere, the company, the music, and the fun of the festival without the alcohol. Non alcoholic samples are included with this admission ticket.

We have a group ticket option for the festival on Saturday for 10 people.

Yes, but be advised–the price of the ticket will increase to $75 the day of the event.

To keep everyone safe and healthy, if you’re not feeling well, please stay home. Don’t worry, we will give you credit for next year. Just send us an email at: bourbononthebanks@gmail.com


Bourbon on the Banks Festival, Inc. is dedicated to honoring the legacy and art of making bourbon by producing authentic, celebratory events that promote the advancement of the fermentation and distillation industry and support the economic and cultural development of the City of Frankfort and Franklin County.


1205 127 South
Frankfort KY 40601
(mail only)
Call us at (970) 270-6573