Brews, bands, food trucks and more

HARRODSBURG, Ky. —Bringing together a flavorful mix of popular breweries with favorite local musicians in a venue like no other, WELL CRAFTED—Brews + Bands is shaping up to be a spectacular event.

Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill today confirmed brewery, musician and food truck lineups for its fifth annual craft beer and music festival to be held Saturday,

June 16. Gates open at noon, with the music beginning at 1 p.m.

Draft beers from the following breweries will be available for sale: Alltech Lexington Brewing and Distilling Co., Devil’s Backbone Brewing Company, Goose Island Beer Company, Lemon’s Mill Brewery, SweetWater Brewing Company, and Yuengling and Son. The first 1,000 festival goers will receive a commemorative pint glass, and all attendees will have the opportunity to purchase 16-oz. beers or 4-oz. tastings.

The complete music lineup includes a combination of nine artists and bands. Great Peacock, The Local Honeys, and Joslyn and the Sweet Compression, among others, are slated to perform. The full schedule is available at shakervillageky.org.

Food and non-alcoholic beverage options will be available from Bella Notte, Bluegrass Kettle Masters, Kona Ice of the Bluegrass, North Lime Coffee and Donuts, Misfit Commissary, Roll 'n' Smoke, Salsarita's, and Smoky and the Brisket.

Saturday general admission tickets are on sale for $25 each and include access to music on two stages, food trucks and vendors. Tickets can be purchased online at shakervillageky.org or by calling 800.734.5611.

All proceeds from the event will support Shaker Village’s agricultural and environmental student and family education programs.

WELL CRAFTED is presented by Alltech Lexington Brewing & Distilling Co., Goose Island Beer CompanySweetWater Brewing Company and Yuengling & Son.

ABOUT SHAKER VILLAGE OF PLEASANT HILL

Named a top hidden travel destination by BBC News, Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill is a landmark destination that shares 3,000 acres of discovery in the spirit of the Kentucky Shakers. With 34 original Shaker structures, the site is home to the country’s largest private collection of original 19th century buildings and is the largest National Historic Landmark in Kentucky. Demonstrating a commitment to community, sustainability and ingenuity, Shaker Village embraces three pillars rooted in time-honored Shaker legacies, including balanced preservation and conservation; engaged learning and exploration; and warm, spirited hospitality. Onsite services at Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill include overnight accommodations, dining, beverage and catering services, three craft shops, exhibitions in historic buildings, a farm and garden area, the Dixie Belle Riverboat and 1,200 acres of restored native prairie. For more information, please visit shakervillageky.org. 

 

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