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Big red liquors bourbon expo & rare bourbon lottery 2022


Hours: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

$10 per vehicle
No shuttle service available


The Largest Bourbon Event in Indiana is back!!!!

The Big Red Liquors Bourbon Expo & Rare Bourbon Lottery is Saturday, July 9, 2022 from 1-4pm at the West Pavilion at the Indiana State Fairgrounds. Taste hundreds of Bourbons and buy at the lowest prices of the year. PLUS, each attendee will be entered into the FREE Rare Bourbon Lottery, (Including Pappy Van Winkle and others…) where you can win opportunities to purchase the world’s most coveted whiskies.

With 400+ spirits to taste and buy at the lowest prices of the year, don’t miss out!

SAMPLING: Product Sampling is available from 1pm-4pm. This year's Pouring List will be Coming Soon!

+BIG SALE! July 9th -17th we’ll be offering 20% OFF on ALL Bourbon Expo Items IN STORE so you can shop any Big Red Liquors and take home a bottle of something you really enjoyed. Or visit us on the Big Red Liquors app for store pick-up. Note: Not all tasted items will be available at every location.

RARE BOURBON LOTTERY: Big Red will raffle off the right to buy hard to find specialty bourbons. For those attending the event ONE FREE raffle ticket for the lottery will be given to attendees upon arrival. Arrive no later than 2:00 p.m. to participate in the lottery for the right to buy rare bourbons. Drawing begins at 3:15 p.m. Attendees must be present to win. Only ONE entry per person.*

EVENT DAY: Ticket and Valid ID to enter. Doors will open at 12pm for Concessions. You must be 21 years of age with valid ID to enter. Parking at the fairgrounds is $10. Tickets will be available $45 at the door.

Ticket Proceeds will benefit Family Promise: Transforming the lives of homeless families. Because every child deserves a home.

A Special THANK YOU to our sponsors: Molson Coors, 21 Seeds Tequila, Anheuser Busch, Bacardi, Bell's Brewing, Best Beers, Brown Forman, Corona, Fifco USA, Founders, Gallo, Guinness , Heaven Hill, Heineken, Jim Beam, Mike's Hard Lemonade, Molson Coors, New Belgium, Ole Smoky Moonshine, Patron, Pernod Ricard, Proximo, Quaff On, Remy, Sam Adams, Sazerac, Sierra Nevada, Southern Tier, Sun King, Tito's, Upland, Yuengling

Responsibly serving you since 1972. Must be 21 with valid ID to participate. This is a sampling event, participate in moderation only. Ticket holders must comply with all laws and facility rules. Failure to comply may result in refusal of admission or expulsion. Big Red reserves the right to dismiss anyone whose conduct is objectionable.

NEW THIS YEAR: for $100 secure yourself a piece of Bourbon Expo history with our first ever Limited Edition VIP bottling. Drawn from a series of 6yr old Indiana distilled high-rye mash bourbons and bottled at cask strength, you’ll get to see your name prominently displayed on the front label. ONE BOTTLE PER PERSON. Bottling will be completed after the event, and product delivered to your Big Red Liquors location of choice. Ticket price includes entry + bottle to be picked up at a Big Red Liquors location. Must be 21

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