Kentucky Bourbon Festival aims to promote and educate the public on the history and production of Bourbon and support local non-profit organizations. It features Backstreets of Bardstown Historical Tour, Balloon Glow, Bootleggers & Bushwhackers Train Robbery, Boots and Bourbon, Bourbon Clues – Scavenger Hunt, Bourbon, Cigars and Jazz, Cocktail Mixology, Window Displays, Brushed Barrels, Culinary Art: Bourbon-Style Cooking School, Evolution of Bourbon Through Bluegrass Music, Exploring the Flavors of Bourbon, Family Fun Area, Fine Arts Bardstown Society, Food Court, and etc.