HOST A HISTORIC TRACE EVENT

Whether you’re looking to host a small, intimate event or large gathering, our event sites provide a charming and distinguished setting for you and your guests. Surrounded by the Distillery’s distinct architecture and beautiful landscape, your event will be a unique and unforgettable experience.

For information on the availability of our venues, please contact the Buffalo Trace Distillery Events Team at events@buffalotrace.com.

Buffalo Trace's facilities can accommodate anywhere from 15 to 350 guests and can adapt to your specific needs. From corporate events to weddings to private dinners, the Distillery is the perfect backdrop for any occasion. Incorporate your event into the Distillery’s already rich history.

FACILITIES

Elmer T. Lee Clubhouse

Built in 1935 from centuries-old log cabins, this clubhouse easily accommodates large parties. The upper level seats 150, with standing room for 350 for a cocktail style event.

Amenities

Hardwood Floors
Cathedral Ceiling
Wood-Burning Fireplace
Bar with Original Copper Sinks
Covered Porch
Full Catering Kitchen
ADA Accessible
Stage
Wireless Internet
Wireless Projector
Built-In Screen
Sound System

Vannie Stevens Bridal Suite

The Vannie Stevens Bridal Suite is available to rent with your clubhouse rental.

Square Footage:

1,950 sq. ft., Upstairs Main Hall
770 sq. ft., Bar

Seating Capacity:

Upstairs main hall: 150 seated, 350 standing
Bar: 25 seated
Downstairs: 130 seated

*Weddings are only permitted in our Elmer T. Lee Clubhouse.

Rates:

Weekday (Mon - Thurs): $550 
Weeknight (Mon - Thurs): $650 
Weekend (Fri-Sun) $2,000

Please note, weddings held in Elmer T. Lee Clubhouse only. For weddings, there is an additional $300 ceremony fee.

Master Distiller's Room

(Located inside the Elmer T. Lee Clubhouse)

Suited for more intimate gatherings, this room seats up to 14 — a perfect space for exclusivity and privacy. The room is dedicated to the famous people of the Distillery’s past such as Col. Albert B. Blanton, E.H. Taylor, Jr. and George T. Stagg.

Amenities

Hardwood Floors
Cathedral Ceiling
Ambient Lighting
Wood-Burning Fireplace
Private Entrance
ADA Accessible
Wireless Internet
Wireless Projector
Built-In Screen
Sound System

Square footage

250 square feet

Seating Capacity

14

Rates:

Weekday (Mon - Thurs): $550
Weeknight (Mon-Thurs): $650
Weekend (Fri-Sun): $2,000

Giants Hall

Located on the 2nd Floor of our newly renovated Visitor Center, Giants Hall is an expansive open concept that boldly pays tribute to our Distillery legends. This space is recommended for evening events such as rehearsal dinners and corporate receptions. This space seats 150, with standing room for 350 for a cocktail style event.  

Amenities

Original Hardwood Floors from the 1880's
Exposed Wooden Pillars
Beamed Ceilings
Studio Lighting
Bar Areas
Catering Kitchen
ADA Accessible
Wireless Internet
Portable Screen
Sound System

Square Footage

3,700 square feet

Seating Capacity

150 seated, 350 standing

Rates:

Weeknight (Mon-Thurs): $650
Weekend (Fri-Sun): $1,000


*Daytime Events are not available.

*Weddings are only permitted in our Elmer T. Lee Clubhouse.

Single Oak Room

Located inside the Visitor Center, the Single Oak Room is well-suited for cocktail hours, small receptions and intimate dinners. The Single Oak Room seats 40 guests comfortably, standing room for 75 guests. Larger groups can be accommodated by extending your event into Giants Hall, which is adjacent to this space.

Amenities

Original Hardwood Floors from the 1880's
Exposed Brick Walls
Beamed Ceiling
Studio Lighting
Portable Bar
ADA accessible
Wireless Internet

Square Footage

780 square feet

Capacity

40 seated, 75 standing

Rates:

Weeknight (Mon - Thurs): $450
Weekend (Fri-Sun): $850

*Daytime Events are not available.

*Weddings are only permitted in our Elmer T. Lee Clubhouse.

RENTAL RATES & POLICIES

Click below to download information for corporate or leisure rentals, including room rates and specifications.

Distillery Venue Summary

*Weddings are only permitted in our Elmer T. Lee Clubhouse.

Policies & Procedures

CATERING

The Distillery has relationships with many caterers. Accordingly, there is an array of caterers in the region to match your event size and budget.

Recommended Caterers
Craft Your Bar

OVERNIGHT ACCOMMODATIONS

For out-of-town guests or business associates, overnight accommodations are available at several nearby hotels. Click here for local maps and information for FrankfortLexington and Louisville.

REQUEST INFORMATION

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For questions, please contact the Distillery Events Team at events@buffalotrace.com