Bourbon City Mile

Fri June 14, 2019 Bardstown, KY US 40004 Directions
Heats

Heaven Hill Elite Mile

$0 $20 6:30PM EDT - 6:45PM EDT Price increases after April 30, 2019 at 11:59pm EDT

Barton 1792 Master's Mile

$20 6:45PM EDT - 7:15PM EDT Price increases after April 30, 2019 at 11:59pm EDT

The Lux Row Open Mile

$20 7:15PM EDT - 7:45PM EDT Price increases after April 30, 2019 at 11:59pm EDT

The Blind Pig Youth Mile

$20 7:45PM EDT - 8:15PM EDT Price increases after April 30, 2019 at 11:59pm EDT

Buzick Construction Family Fun Mile (Untimed)

$20 8:15PM EDT - 8:45PM EDT Price increases after April 30, 2019 at 11:59pm EDT
Description

Join us for the first annual Bourbon City Mile! We want to create an event that will celebrate Bardstown at its finest and with 5 different, 1 mile races ranging from competitive to family, we hope to draw crowds from our surrounding areas to celebrate National Bourbon Day in style. After the run, enjoy bourbon tastings, delicious food trucks, and complimentary bourbon education in the Oscar Getz Whiskey Museum. This race will kickoff Bardstown's Bourbon celebration weekend which includes, the Bourbon Mixer after our event and the Bourbon Street Concert on Saturday. All proceeds from this race will go towards building hiking trails in Bardstown.

As a part of our initiative to create ecotourism in Bardstown, we hope to make our race as eco-friendly as possible. We will have no cups on our 1 mile course. The cups we have at the finish will be biodegradable. We will have recycling, compost, and trash bins located throughout the grounds with information on what goes in each receptacle. Our shirts are made from 100% recycled materials (mostly plastic bottles) and our vendors will use biodegradable utensils and cups. We love our hometown and want to keep it beautiful and clean!

Schedule of Events
  • 5:30 pm: Race Day Packet Pick up
  • 6:00 pm: Opening remarks, food trucks open, and music
  • 6:30 pm: Heaven Hill Elite Mile
  • 6:45 pm: Barton 1792 Master's Mile
  • 7:15 pm: Lux Row Open Mile
  • 7:45 pm: Blind Pig Youth Mile
  • 8:15 pm: Buzick's Family Fun Mile
  • 9:00 pm: Closing remarks 
Awards

HEAVEN HILL ELITE MILE CHAMPIONS: $300 for top male and female along with custom Bourbon City Mile Bourbon!

ALL OTHER RACES (excluding family mile): Top 3 Male and Female winners from timed races will receive prizes from our sponsors

Swag

Participants will receive an Eco-friendly race shirt made from recycled plastic bottles. These shirts are very soft and of great quality!

There will be other opportunities for swag along the way. Stay Tuned!

 

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Place
Spalding Hall, 114 North 5th Street
Bardstown, KY US 40004
Parking

Parking can be found at St. Joesph's Proto Cathedral, St. Joseph's School, or downtown Bardstown. Parking is free and is in walking distance to the event. The roads will be closed at 5:30 so if you plan on parking at St. Joe's  Cathedral you will need to be there prior to 5:30.

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