Our Events




March 11 / For all of the one-of-a-kind brides and grooms out there, 21c Museum Hotel Louisville and  Original Makers Club present The Art of Wedded Bliss, a contemporary experience in a venue as unique as you. Get to know the best vendors in the business and experience a day in the life of a 21c bride and groom. Gather your betrothed and your crew for a fun-filled night of dancing, live entertainment and can’t miss vendor giveaways in 21c Louisville’s art-filled atrium. Sip on cocktails courtesy of Woodford Reserve and Korbel and savor bites by award-winning Proof on Main. For the full 21c wedding experience, join us for an exclusive mock wedding ceremony at 21c Louisville’s Rooftop Apartment with sweeping views of downtown Louisville.

Tickets $25 and $50


March 24 / Original Makers Club & Lexington Art League partner up for an Art Party in Lexington to celebrate the curated art Cat Wentworth, former director of institute 193, has brought together.  The party will immerse attendees in a complete artistic and cultural experience.  Craft cocktails by Woodford Reserve will be paired with passed Hors d'oeuvre's and the talents of local musicians.

Party is complimentary.



Details coming soon on an invitation only event with Original Makers Club, Summit at Fritz Farm, Keeneland & Woodford Reserve.



May 5 / Join us for the 4th annual Woodford Reserve Oaks Brunch by Original Makers Club.  A private garden party and brunch experience on Oaks morning is the perfect start to Derby weekend.

Tickets go on sale March 15th


May 21st / As spring comes around each year, Lexington prepares for another race day at High Hope Steeplechase. This year marks the forty eighth running of the High Hope Steeplechase and we are honored to carry on the racing tradition by hosting a luxurious tailgate.  Craft cocktails by Woodford Reserve, music, prime viewing areas and the best company you can surround yourself with!

Tickets go on sale March 15 h



June 24 / Join Original Makers Club & Lexington Art League for the premier art party Lexington will see in 2017.

Tickets go on sale April 1st



Jule 22nd / Barret Sovereign and Original Makers Club host a shotgun shoot at the illustrious Nashville Gun Club.  Partner announcements and additional details released on April 15th.



Original Makers Club welcomes 21c Museum Hotel to Lexington, Kentucky with an artful soiree.  A who's who guest list, lock-box culinary creations, Woodford Reserve cocktails, ice bars, aerial performances and so much more.



Original Makers Club kicks off a beautiful Kentucky Derby weekend with the Woodford Reserve Oaks Garden Party and Brunch.  A 100 ft farm table set in the middle of Upper St. in downtown Lexington, KY.  


Original Makers Club continued the party in Lexington, KY on Derby Eve in the newly opened 21c Museum Hotel.  An event not soon to be forgotten!  


Original Makers Club Farewell Derby & Mothers Day Brunch in Louisville, KY.  An urban soiree set on East Market Street in Nulu, with Royals Hot Chicken. 



Original Makers Club traveled to Lexington, KY to partner with County Club for the next installment of the OMC Dinner Series with Woodford Reserve.  

Original Makers Club partnered with Ashbourne Farms and Woodford Reserve for our 2nd annual Southern Supper and Shotgun Shoot event.  We sampled the art of sporting clays, bourbon and a farm to table dinner on beautiful Ashbourne Farm.  



Original Makers Club, Woodford Reserve and Monnik Beer Company joined forces to bring you a one of a kind Bourbon & Beer Dinner!  Guest enjoyed a cocktail hour where they sampled the best of Monnik's craft beer selection, Woodford Reserve craft cocktails and a beer & bourbon mixed cocktail!  Then a seated 5-course dinner with special beer pairings from Monnik's executive chef... including a Monnik specialty beer aged in Woodford Bourbon Barrels was had!


Original Makers Club, Woodford Reserve & Churchill Downs came together to offer the Original Makers Club Courtyard Lounge at this years Downs after Dark.  The Sport of Kings was enjoyed track-side from famed section 119 indoor/outdoor finish line courtyard.  Guest enjoyed live music, regionally inspired small plate style fare, beer, wine and Woodford Reserve Craft Cocktails.  

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Original Makers Club celebrated opening weekend at Keeneland’s fall meet with Garden & Gun Magazine.

Guest enjoyed Southern fare, Woodford Reserve cocktails and bloody-mary bar, live music, and exclusive access to the Keene Place Mansion. Following the brunch, guest viewed premier Kentucky thoroughbred racing from the private Keeneland Clubhouse.  

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October 22nd /  Original Makers Club hosted the VIP Experience as part of the Kentucky Southern Social events at Hermitage Classic.  The weather was absolutely perfect for this fall classic.  VIP guest enjoyed the best viewing spots via private lounge for one of the finest equine sports, craft Woodford Reserve cocktail bars, live music, Korbel champagne toast and so much more.   The Hermitage Classic always provides the best Kentucky has to offer. 

October 23rd / Kentucky Southern Social Bourbon & Champagne Tailgate happened!  Original Makers Club hosted tailgating in partnership with Fund for the Arts Sunday morning for the cones and awards portion of the Hermitage Classic.  It was the perfect opportunity to get out with family and friends, have access to one of the oldest working horse farms in Kentucky, and enjoy beautiful weather and sport.  Private Woodford Reserve cocktail bars were open for tailgate guest along with live musical talents from some of the regions finest artist.  

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November 11 /  Original Makers Club hosted a very special Cocktails + Art Dinner Series with the uber talented Susan Herschberg of Wiltshire Pantry at the newly remodeled and award winning Speed Art Museum.  Guest enjoyed live music, an open craft cocktail bar by Woodford Reserve, cocktail hour in the sculpture garden and full seated dinner with specialty wines and Woodford Reserve!  

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