Urban Bourbon Trail
Hilton Garden Inn is located in the heart of Downtown Louisville, the perfect place to experience Bourbonism and Louisville's very own Urban Bourbon Trail. Whether you’re passing through and want to experience the city’s local culture or plan on hitting every stop, our hotel is conveniently located near several top bourbon bars, distilleries and attractions.
About the Trail
Winding through downtown Louisville and other neighborhoods, the Urban Bourbon Trail was created to celebrate the city’s signature spirit. Found in historic hotels, trendy bars and well-known distilleries, there are 34 different stops to choose from, each with 50 to 150 different bourbons to sample. Get your passport and collect stamps along the way to redeem a prize.
First Stop: 8UP
Make our very own 8UP Elevated Drinkery & Kitchen your first stop along the Urban Bourbon Trail. Featuring elevated classics by Chef Russell Kook, you’re sure to find a dish to please your palate. Keep up the theme with steamed mussels and bourbon butter or end the night with bourbon cake accompanied by smoked caramel and fresh strawberries.
Several famed and up-and-coming distilleries are located within a few miles of our hotel, including:
- Angel’s Envy (1.3 mi.)
- Bulleit Frontier Whiskey Experience (5.2 mi.)
- Copper & Kings American Brandy Co. (2.1 mi.)
- Evan Williams Bourbon Experience (0.8 mi.)
- Jim Beam Urban Stillhouse (0.3 mi.)
- Kentucky Peerless Distillery (1.2 mi.)