Kentucky is home to bluegrass, fine horses, and even better bourbon. Now the city will see the ‘Sip and Savor’ event in Bourbon City.
The unique June event toasts a partnership between Louisville distillery and arena’s chefs, and everyone is super excited the mask mandates for vaccinated folks are underway.
Today it was announced that the KFC Yum! Center arena and Rabbit Hole Distillery are partnering to offer the venue’s first-ever Sip & Savor: Bourbon and Dining Experience at the arena on June 17.
The Sip and Savor details
Those who attend will enjoy a unique experience with this tasting event that features Rabbit Hole Bourbon and a savory dinner and dessert menu.
The evening kicks off with a craft cocktail in the Rabbit Hole Lounge, followed by the bourbon tasting event.
Guests can indulge in delightful food and bourbon pairings, led by Rabbit Hole Ambassador Adam Edwards, from the top floor, KFC Yum! Center Spirit Room that offers breathtaking Ohio River views.
The chefs will create mouthwatering dessert and bourbon pairings, and guests will be offered guided, behind-the-scenes tours of the KFC Yum! Center to end the evening, with the full menu available on the KFC Yum! Center’s website.
Rabbit Hole’s Founder, Whiskey Maker Kaveh Zamanian, will give attendees the background on how he created Rabbit Hole and will talk about the brand’s meteoric growth at the event.
Rabbit Hole will also have a pop-up shop on-site for those who wish to purchase the brand’s handcrafted bourbon. All guests will have the opportunity to win bourbon and other prizes at the event.
“We are excited to offer an authentic Kentucky bourbon experience at the KFC Yum! Center that gives guests a chance to enjoy the arena’s premium lounges and unique food and bourbon options,” KFC Yum! Center General Manager Eric Granger said in a press statement. “The community has made it clear to us that they are eager to get out and experience live events again, and we are delighted to provide this unique entertainment option.”
Limited tickets are available at the KFC Yum! Center box office and ticketmaster.com. Must be 21 or older to attend. The event will follow state and local Covid-19 related guidelines. More details will be announced closer to the event date.
Now that the worst of COVID is behind us all, please plan your visit to Louisville with help from Louisville Tourism’s annual Visitor Guide.
Download a copy of the guide to help plan your itinerary around Louisville’s top experiences, including culinary and bourbon. Travelers also can get attraction, lodging, and dining assistance at www.gotolouisville.com, along with information on the state’s current covid-mitigation guidelines.