THE MUSIC IS HOT. THE FOOD IS SMOKIN’. THE LOCATION IS HISTORIC.
Only the Four Roses Bourbon- Louisville Blues, Brews & BBQ Festival allows you to get lost in a soul-satisfying haze of New Orleans and Memphis-style blues and pit barbecue smoke. Add our Goose Island Tasting Area where you can sample craft beers, and it’s easy to see why people mark their calendars for this legendary festival at Louisville Water Tower Park year after year.
To maintain a safe and fun festival, the following items are prohibited from the event:
Weapons / firearms
Backpacks / duffle bags
Drugs / drug paraphernalia
Outside food / drink
Pets (service animals are an exception)
Scooters / skateboards / motorized vehicles
Vending / soliciting (unless previously approved by event promoter)
Note: All prohibited items are subject to confiscation by event promoter and/or staff
Lawn chairs and blankets are welcome!
Digital cameras and cell phones are encouraged… snap some photos and upload to social media using #BluesBrewsBBQ
The event is held weather permitting. If inclement weather is imminent, the promoter will determine proper steps (e.g., cancellation or delay) for safety of all patrons, vendors and staff. Please check our Facebook page for the most current weather-related information.
*For the safety of our patrons, vendors, and staff, we are required by law to evacuate the premises if lightning strikes in the area during the time of the event until it has been declared safe to resume the festival as scheduled.
There will be on-site parking. Handicapped parking will be available.
- Friday, July 21st, 5pm – 11:00pm
- Saturday, July 22nd, 4pm – 11:00pm
Note: Times are to be determined and subject to change
Credit cards are not currently accepted, however on-site ATMs are available.
You may also purchase one and two day passes with a credit card online, prior to the event.
There will be a lost and found. Please contact event staff to locate any lost items.
Camping will not be allowed at the event. Hotels and camp grounds are located nearby.
Re-entry is generally not allowed (please see event staff for exceptions).
THE EVENT PROMOTER (BISIG IMPACT GROUP), EVENT STAFF, LOUISVILLE WATER COMPANY, CITY OF LOUISVILLE, SPONSORS, OR CONTRACTED VENDORS ARE NOT HELD LIABLE FOR INJURY, LOSS, PROPERTY DAMAGE, INCLEMENT WEATHER OR NATURAL DISASTERS ON EVENT PREMISES.