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24th Annual

Lighting of the Trace

Thursday, December 1st, 5:30p-9:00p

Event Details




Date & Time

Thursday, December 1st


Buffalo Trace Distillery

113 Great Buffalo Trace 

Frankfort, KY 40601

Lighting of the Trace

Event Description:

Please join us as we kick off the holiday season at Buffalo Trace Distillery! Family friendly activities begin at 5:30pm, followed by the lighting of the Distillery and a visit from Santa at 6:30pm.  

5:30pm – Gift Shop, Holiday Stories, Carols + More

6:30pm – Program, Lighting of the Trace, Visit from Santa

7:00pm – Pictures and Cookies with Santa

This event is complimentary to attend and open to the public.

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Entrance of Buffalo Trace Distillery with holiday lights and decorations

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