Selected Community Events
Enjoy Barbecue, Bourbon, and Music with Jim Beam
Before summer winds down, celebrate the season with three warm-weather favorites – bourbon, barbeque and country music – at the Jim Beam American Stillhouse! Part of the distillery’s Summer Concert Series, bourbon fans from all over are invited to spend the day enjoying mouth-watering barbeque from Fred’s Smokehouse, live music on the distillery lawn and an inside look at how the world’s No. 1 selling bourbon whiskey is made. (Samples of “America’s Native Spirit” will be poured for guests of legal drinking age.) The festivities kick off at noon, and country band John & Allen will be perform live throughout the day. Special raffle drawings will take place every half hour, awarding guests the chance to win free distillery tours and branded Jim Beam® apparel. For more information, visit www.americanstillhouse.com.
City Barbeque presents BBQ 101 and Local Beer Tasting Event
City Barbeque 3292 Richmond Rd Lexington, KY 40509
This will be a fun filled night where folks can learn from City Barbeque’s founder and national award winning competition barbeque pit boss, Rick Malir. Topics will include judging barbeque, backyard competition smoker tips, and time for some Q&A with seasoned barbeque experts. The highlight being the opportunity to sample and judge some “out of this world” beef brisket, ribs, burnt ends, pork shoulder, and Oh – did we mention sampling some great local beers? You will get 6 beer samples per ticket.
Looking to purchase a smoker of your own? We will have Housewarming of Lexington on site to answer all your questions and provide a Green Egg demonstration.
All ticket proceeds will go to Fayette County 4-H!
Leda Isenhour, 5136094433
Bourbon, Barbecue, and Music
American Stillhouse. 526 Happy Hollow Rd. Clermont, Kentucky 40110
Spend this 4th of July with three American favorites – bourbon, barbeque and country music – at the Jim Beam® American Stillhouse! For this first event in the distillery’s Summer Concert Series, bourbon fans from all over are invited to celebrate our country’s independence with mouth-watering barbeque from Fred’s Smokehouse, live music on the distillery lawn and an inside look at how the world’s No. 1 selling bourbon whiskey is made. (Samples of “America’s Native Spirit” will be poured for guests of legal drinking age.) The festivities kick off at noon, and country singer Rob Key will be performing throughout the day. Special raffle drawings will take place every half hour, awarding guests the chance to win free distillery tours and branded Jim Beam® apparel. Guided distillery tours depart at noon, then every half hour from 1:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Ryan Gartman. 630-932-7913. firstname.lastname@example.org
BLUEGRASS & BARBECUE at BLUEGRASS HERITAGE MUSEUM
Sep 8, 2012 4:00 P.M.-6:00 P.M.
Bluegrass Heritage Museum, 217 S. Main St., Winchester, KY
Join us on the grounds of the Bluegrass Heritage Museum for Bluegrass Music & good food. Music Will be provided by "Custom Made Bluegrass". No reservations required; donations are welcome. All donations go to the Retire the Debt Campaign for the Museum.
Sandra Stults, Director
Community Summer BBQ
Jun 22, 2012 6:30 P.M.-8:30 P.M.
Gayla Driving Center, 3329 Cynthiana Rd, Georgetown, KY (3.7 miles East of Toyota on Hwy 62)
Admission includes food, music, door prizes, equine demonstrations, games, and more!
Live demonstrations by FEI Reiner Lyndsey Jordan, FEI Dressage rider Nikki Levy riding her award-winning Grand Prix Freestyle, and the 2012 USEF National Champion Single Horse Combined Driving team of Sterling Graburn and “Ulano” demonstrating their winning style!
FREE Carriage Rides•Food by Fat Boys BBQ, Georgetown, KY•Musical entertainment by "Delaney Ferry" band•Door Prizes•Lawn Games•Silent Auction
Tickets $20 before June 15th, $25 June 15th or after, with limited tickets available at the door.
Kids ages 10 & under accompanied by an adult receive a free hot dog meal!
All Proceeds (100%)go to fund the "Team Sterling" trip to compete for KY and the USA at the World Championships! They're #1 on the USA team standings, help them get there!
Rain or Shine
Seating available but guests are encouraged to bring picnic blankets or chairs.
Contact info@TeamSterlingDriving.com to purchase tickets