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Raising Spirits, Inc is excited to present the 4th Annual Bourbon Benefit.

The exclusive event will take place on Friday, October 20th, 2023.   Doors will open at 6 pm with a live auction starting at 8 pm. The tasting celebration will be hosted at Garment Factory Events (101 E Wayne Street Franklin, IN 46131) in their beautiful, historically restored 1920’s venue perfect for the tasting celebration.

Attendees will be allowed tastings of bourbons from distilleries all over the country. Distilleries are also welcome to bring other spirits for your enjoyment. Would you love to come, but bourbon isn’t your thing? Not to worry! Crossroad Engineers is providing two complimentary wine glass pours per request at the gate (upon check-in) to be enjoyed at the private lounge in the Garment Factory.

In addition to your favorite bourbon tastings, there will be a few select vendors available for your enjoyment, as well as silent and live auctions. Don’t forget about the tasteful hors d’oeuvres included with your ticket, prepared by Executive Chef Warren Miklos.

NEW THIS YEAR: You asked for it and we are delivering! For the first time ever, we are adding a VIP ticket sponsored by our Single Barrel Sponsor, The Phoenix Group. This $50 VIP ticket will be a very exclusive tasting limited to 100 tickets only!!! You will have the opportunity to taste five 1/2 ounce pours from a list of 10 high end allocated bourbons. 

Proceeds from this year's event will benefit The Boys & Girls Clubs of Johnson County, The Johnson County Humane Society, and Franklin Education Connection.

This is a 21+ event. All attendees must show a valid photo ID at the door to enter. You must be 21 years or older to attend – this includes designated drivers. All ticket sales are final.




Venue Information

The Garment Factory Events
101 East Wayne Street
Franklin, IN 46131

Organizer Information

Raising Spirits Inc.

1234 Heritage Trail
Franklin, IN 46131
(317) 696-6535

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