Events at Spalding Hall


KBF Master Distiller AuctionKentucky Bourbon Festival Master Distiller's Auction
Third Saturday in September, 2-4PM

Held during the Kentucky Bourbon Festival, this prestigious auction, courtesy of Old Rip Van Winkle Distillery and Oscar Getz Museum of Whiskey History, gives you the opportunity to bid on vintage items and unusual bottles of your favorite Kentucky Bourbon, some autographed by the Master Distillers. If there are special items you may be searching for... we may have them and will include them in the auction! Contact us for details. *Free admission. Donations appreciated.

This year's Auction will be held September 17, 2016, from 2pm-4pm. We have FIVE (5) Van Winkle’s in our auction!


Below is a sampling of items that will be included in this year's Auction...

Pre-Prohibition Whiskeys:
Gibson's Pure Rye Whiskey
Banker's and Brokers
Sunny Brook
Mt. Vernon
Shady Springs

Additional Items:
Buffalo Trace Millennium Barrel
Old Forrester 175th Anniversary of Repeal of Prohibition