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Jul
18
2019

Bourbon Barons: The Early Pioneers

Date: July 18, 2019
Time: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Cost: $100
Location: Stone Fences Tours 3521 Camelot Drive
Lexington,

Description

Join us as we go back to the late 1700s to join the early settlers of Kentucky that were traveling the Wilderness Trail with hopes in their heart and stills on their back. We will follow them on their journey…

Jul
19
2019

Spirits of the Bluegrass

Date: July 19, 2019
Time: 3:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Cost: $50
Location: Stone Fences Tours 3521 Camelot Drive
Lexington,

Description

Kentucky is well known for our bourbon distilleries but lesser known is our burgeoning craft brewery and winery scene. Kentucky is now home to over 50 breweries and 70 wineries. We would like to introduce you to a few of…

Jul
20
2019

Bourbon Barons: The Ripy’s

Date: July 20, 2019
Time: 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Cost: $50
Location: Stone Fences Tours 3521 Camelot Drive
Lexington,

Description

This historic tour focuses on the Ripy family of Lawrenceburg, KY. We will take you on a journey beginning with the young Irishmen, James and John Ripy, who left their home in Tyrone, Ireland for the cliffs of the Kentucky…

Jul
20
2019

History Saturday

Date: July 20, 2019
Time: 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Cost: Various
Location: Stone Fences Tours 3521 Camelot Drive
Lexington,

Description

The Commonwealth of Kentucky has a rich history that many of us don't even realize happened. Most of our history lessons center around the bigger picture such as world history or US history. We at Stone Fences want to change…

Jul
21
2019

Bourbon Barons: Colonel Taylor

Date: July 21, 2019
Time: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Cost: $100
Location: Stone Fences Tours 3521 Camelot Drive
Lexington,

Description

The focus of this historical tour is the man who modernized the bourbon industry, Colonel Edmund Haynes Taylor Jr. Taylor was a man who traveled Europe and brought those distilling techniques back to his distilleries. We will discuss how he…

Jul
24
2019

Kentucky Crafted: Louisville East

Date: July 24, 2019
Time: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Cost: $$120
Location: Stone Fences Tours 3521 Camelot Drive
Lexington,

Description

Kentucky's craft bourbon distillery scene has boomed over the last decade. The Kentucky Bourbon Trail Craft Tour currently has 14 members. There are also many other craft distilleries operating or on the way. Join Stone Fences Tours in celebration of…

Jul
25
2019

Bourbon Barons: Whiskey Row

Date: July 25, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Cost: $120
Location: Stone Fences Tours 3521 Camelot Drive
Lexington,

Description

Come with us as we travel back in time to discuss the early bourbon industry on Louisville’s Whiskey Row. We will see the new bourbon exhibit at the Frazier History Museum. We will then discuss Louisville’s first commercial distiller Evan…

Jul
26
2019

Bluegrass Bucket List

Date: July 26, 2019
Time: 1:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Cost: $120
Location: Stone Fences Tours 3521 Camelot Drive
Lexington,

Description

The Bluegrass State is known for its two historic industries, horses and bourbon. We have been racing horses in Kentucky since the late 1700s and even today the top horses in the industry are bred and raised here. One of…

Jul
27
2019

Bourbon Barons: The Pepper’s

Date: July 27, 2019
Time: 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Cost: $100
Location: Stone Fences Tours 3521 Camelot Drive
Lexington,

Description

This tour traces three generations of the Pepper family starting with Captain Elijah Pepper and his first small distillery to Oscar and James Pepper enlarging the business and becoming bourbon aristocrats in the process. Our tour includes visits to sites…

Jul
27
2019

Craft Brew Hop/ TagaBrew

Date: July 27, 2019
Time: 3:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Cost: $50
Location: Stone Fences Tours 3521 Camelot Drive
Lexington,

Description

The Lexington craft beer scene has grown exponentially over the last few years. Even though each of these breweries has their own ambience, style and specialties they share a passion for beer making and a desire to contribute to the…

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