Kentucky Bourbon Trail

Tourism Is Booming Along The Kentucky Bourbon Trail

Jan 29, 2015
Kentucky Distillers Association

Tourism is booming along with production at Kentucky's bourbon distilleries.  The Kentucky Distillers' Association says the 18 participating distilleries along the Kentucky Bourbon Trail and Kentucky Bourbon Trail Craft Tour had nearly 725,000 visits from tourists last year. The record number was up 14 percent from 2013.

You’ve heard about Kentucky’s popular Bourbon Trail. Now, another of the state’s signature industries is looking to create a similar experience.

Our series of reports highlighting great tourism spots continues this week as Alan Lytle makes a few stops along the Kentucky Bourbon Trail.

Distillery Breaks Ground On New Visitor Center

Aug 28, 2012

LAWRENCEBURG, Ky.  -- Crews have begun construction on a new $4 million visitor center for the Wild Turkey Distillery in Lawrenceburg.