Discover the Ultimate Bourbon Experience: The 2024 Mint Julep Tour x Bardstown Collection VIP Tour

April 25, 2024

BARDSTOWN, KY. (April 25, 2024) – Bourbon aficionados, mark your calendars and prepare your palates for an unparalleled adventure through the heart of the Bourbon Capital of the World®. The 2024 Mint Julep Tour x Bardstown Collection VIP Experience is set to deliver an exclusive, multi-day adventure that promises an unparalleled immersion into the world of bourbon, complete with VIP transportation, elevated tours, premium tastings, and guaranteed access to the highly coveted Bardstown Collection bottles from seven renowned distilleries.

Two times a month, for two days throughout June – August, participants will be treated to an unforgettable exploration of Bardstown, home to some of the most revered bourbon distilleries in the world. This exceptional tour offers a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to delve into the rich heritage and craftsmanship behind Kentucky’s signature spirit. Each ticket includes the following:

Start-to-Finish Excellence

With meticulous attention to detail, Mint Julep Experiences ensures a seamless journey from start to finish. With a dedicated Bardstown Tourism tour leader guiding every step, guests can relax and immerse themselves in the ultimate bourbon experience.

VIP Transportation with Mint Julep Experiences

Guests will travel in style and comfort with VIP transportation services provided by Mint Julep Experiences. Sit back, relax, and enjoy the scenic beauty of Kentucky as you’re chauffeured from one iconic distillery to the next.

All-Access Pass to 7 Kentucky Bourbon Distilleries

Gain exclusive access to seven of Kentucky’s most esteemed bourbon distilleries, including Bardstown Bourbon Co., Heaven Hill, James B. Beam Distilling Co., Limestone Branch Distillery, Log Still Distillery, Lux Row, and Preservation Distillery. Immerse yourself in behind-the-scenes tours, premium tastings, and hands-on experiences that offer a deeper understanding of the bourbon-making process.

Guaranteed Access to Purchase the 2024 Bardstown Collection Bottles

As VIP guests, participants will enjoy exclusive access to purchase the highly sought-after 2024 Bardstown Collection bottles from each participating distillery. This is the only other time to purchase these seven limited-edition releases. Bottle purchases are not included in the ticket price, ensuring that guests have the opportunity to add these rare gems to their collection.

Local Lunches and Gratuity Included

Savor the flavors of Kentucky with delicious, locally sourced lunches provided throughout the tour. With gratuity included, you can relax and enjoy the experience without any additional hassle.

Dates Tours Offered

June 20 & 21

June 27 & 28

July 11 & 12

July 18 & 19

August 8 & 9

August 22 & 23

Tickets for the 2024 Mint Julep Tours x Bardstown Collection VIP Experience are on sale now. Don’t miss this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to embark on an unparalleled immersion in the Bourbon Capital of the World.

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About Bardstown: Located in the heart of the Bluegrass State, Bardstown offers the ultimate bourbon getaway. With 11 unique distilleries within 16 miles of court square, all your bourbon dreams can come true here in Bardstown, the Bourbon Capital of The World. Settled in 1780, Bardstown is Kentucky’s second-oldest city so come see us for our unrivaled history. Throughout Nelson County, there are more than 300 buildings on the National Register of Historic Places, with nearly 200 of them located in the historic downtown district. Here in Bardstown, you’ll find the friendly attitude and Southern charm that can only be found in such a town.

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