The Lyric Oxford

Inaugural Oxford Bourbon Festival

Inaugural Oxford Bourbon Festival

Sat, March 31, 2018

11:00 am


11:00 am Keynote Address:  Alex Castle, Head Distiller - Old Dominick Distillery
12:00 pm - Bourbon:  How it is made.  A Crash Course in the Past and present Manufacturing Methods of America’s Favorite Spirit
1:30 pm – Bourbon Cocktail Creations - Mixologists, Nick Spiller & Jeff Callaway.
2:45pm- Explore the Bourbon Flavor Map with Award-winning writer and Bourbon expert, Susan Reigler.
4:30 pm – Bourbon Bootleg & Blues featuring Greg Johnson, Director of the Blues Archives at Ole Miss

6:30 pm - 10:30 pm  - GRAND TASTING: VIP may enter one (1) hour early from 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm. General Admission may enter starting at 7:30 pm.
Sample Bourbon, Rye & Tennessee Whiskeys from Kentucky, Tennessee, Alabama & Mississippi. 

Inaugural Oxford Bourbon Festival
A slogan of many, connected to a charming southern town, married to university that that has never lost a tailgate party. Then there’s our historic Oxford Square with some of the finest dining in the mid-south, incredible live music and Bourbon loving foodies. Bourbon Mississippi presents the Inaugural Oxford Bourbon Festival – March 30 & 31, 2018!

The Oxford Bourbon Festival’s mission is to promote a fun educated Bourbon-loving community. This is achieved through community events, tastings, food seminars and workshops culminating with a production of a festival. The Oxford Bourbon Festival entertains while educating on the role of Bourbon in the American culinary experience.

It is the Mission of the Oxford Bourbon Festival to give back to our community. 100% of the net proceeds will benefit the Exchange Club Family Center of Oxford.
Venue Information:
The Lyric Oxford
1006 Van Buren Ave.
Oxford, MS, 38655