DERBY CITY BREWFEST



  • KFC YUM CENTER PLAZA (map)
  • 1 Arena Plaza
  • Louisville, KY 40202

DERBY CITY BREWFEST

FRIDAY | MAY 6 | 4PM-11PM | 21+ | TICKET LINK

Flat12 Featured Beers:

Irish Rose: Irish Red Ale Aged In Four Roses Bourbon Barrels

Death Bear: Pinko! Russian Imperial Stout Aged In Four Roses Bourbon Barrels

Core Beers: Half Cycle IPA & Upside Down Blonde

KFC Yum! Center Plaza is THE place to be for Derby Eve for the 2nd Annual Derby City Brewfest on Kentucky Oaks Day, May 6th, in downtown Louisville, KY.  Celebrate Derby Week with 100+ beers, a Four Roses Bourbon Barrel beer BJCP competition, local food and local bands.  Brewfest runs from 5-11pm with early entry at 4pm for VIP ticket holders.

NEW THIS YEAR:

Four Roses Bourbon Barrel Beer Competition. Brewers will brew their own exclusive version of a beer aged in Four Roses bourbon barrels. There will be an official BJCP judging plus a Peoples Choice raffle and voting at the brewfest. You can help your favorite brewery win, win some great prizes yourself plus support the Kentucky Guild of Brewers. 

Two VIP Areas. Indoor and outdoor seating plus indoor bathrooms. Food will be provided byWorld of Beer plus tastings of limited/pre-release edition beers and spirits. VIP early entry is at 4pm. No drinks are allowed in the inside VIP area due to liquor laws. 

Band lineup this year: Carly Moffa, Uncommon Houseflies, Whiskey Bent Valley Boys, Jericho Woods, Quiet Hollers, and Hot Brown Smackdown. 

2015 Souvenir glass mug (limited quantity available) and 2016 t-shirts are also available when you purchase a ticket in advance.

The area under the Second St Bridge is included this year. In case of rain we will move under there.