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We invite you to experience all that Castle & Key has to offer.

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Guided Distillery Experience

A guided experience designed for the guest who wants an elevated, history tour of Castle & Key.  Included in this experience is an outside view of the Castle, a stop in the sunken garden, Springhouse and a tasting of our Restoration Rye Whiskey, along with a cocktail of your choice from Counter 17.  This experience last one hour.

Cost : $20/admission

Max guests per guided experience : 12

Duration : 1 hour

Reservation : required


Grounds Admission

Enjoy our public grounds with complimentary admission.  No reservations are required to enjoy a leisurely experience.  If you would like to see the Castle grounds on your own schedule, this is the perfect itinerary for you.  It includes access to our 1/4 mile Botanical Trail, Springhouse, Taylorton Station, Counter 17 (walk-up bar) and Boiler Room (retail and guest center).  Please note that Counter 17 closes at 4:30pm, so please time your visit accordingly.

Cost : complimentary

Time limit : not required

Reservation : not required 

 The Garden Experience

Join award-winning landscape designer and lecturer Jon Carloftis for a tour through the gardens at Castle & Key Distillery. Guests will be welcomed with a gin & tonic and appetizers upon arrival and an opportunity to mingle with Jon Carloftis himself. Learn about the inspiration and vision behind the design of the Sunken Garden and how Castle & Key Distillery with the incredible talent of Jon Carloftis paid homage to the bourbon tourism visionary Colonel Edmund Haynes Taylor. After exploring the Sunken Garden, guests will enjoy a cocktail of choice from Counter 17 and join our special guest as you explore the Botanical Trail. All guests must be 21+ to participate in this experience.

Springhouse Music Series

On the first Wednesday of the month from June through October, join us for live music, local food trucks, and drinks on the Springhouse lawn. Gates open at 5:00 pm with live music at 6:00 pm. The Boiler Room (retail space), Counter 17 (outdoor walk-up bar), and food vendors will be available at opening.

Live music includes:
Brett Higgins & Donnie Bowling (7/7)
Lauren Mink (8/4)
Jordan English (9/1)
Trippin Roots (10/6)

Guests are welcome to bring their blankets and lawn chairs to enjoy the evening. Outside food and drinks will not be allowed. Guests of all ages are welcome, but please note that children’s activities will not be provided by Castle & Key at this event. Those who wish to bring children are encouraged to bring their own age appropriate forms of entertainment.

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