Kentucky Proud WineFest

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Tuesday, May 1, 2018
5:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Wednesday, May 2, 2018
5:00 PM – 9:00 PM


Did you know that there are over 66 wineries located here in Kentucky and nearly 30 in Indiana? The Kentucky Derby Festival WineFest event is your chance to learn more about them, and sample some great wines at a comfortable venue.

WineFest will be held on the Belvedere at Waterfront Park. Tickets, which cost $45, include a complimentary wine glass, event pin and samplings of some of Kentucky’s finest beverages.

Designated Driver tickets will also be available to purchase at the door for $10 each. Ticket includes access to the venue and a 2018 event pin.

WineFest VIP $85, 175 tickets available each night

This exclusive ticket gets  guests access to a reserved entrance into the venue to avoid lines, sample local cuisine, while enjoying the opportunity to barrel taste local wine. Guest will also receive a goody bag, and access to private restrooms.

2018 Kentucky Proud WineFest Winery Application

Application for wineries to participate in 2018 Kentucky Proud Kentucky Derby Festival WineFest event.