ESX 2023

Bourbon Experience Add On

Looking to get a taste of the Kentucky Bourbon Trail?

Join Security Pros for a Kentucky Bourbon Experience

Busses will pick up at the Kentucky International Convention Center immediately after the ESX Closing Luncheon

1:30pm – 4:30pm | Thursday, June 8

The tasting experience has limited tickets and includes stops at two local Louisville distilleries, tastings and transportation. See below for the distilleries included in this bourbon experience.

This special event, launching at the close of ESX 2023, requires a ticket purchase and is not included in any ESX registration package.

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Evan Williams Distillery

The Evan Williams Bourbon Experience is proud to be the first distillery on Whiskey Row. View the artisanal stills and enjoy a guided tasting of award-winning American Whiskey and Bourbon.


Stitzel-Weller Distillery

The Stitzel–Weller Distillery serves as a monument to the fathers of bourbon and an important part of Kentucky’s bourbon history. Gain a unique perspective on the dichotomy of the historic contrasted with the innovations of tomorrow that include Blade and Bow Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey, I.W. Harper and Orphan Barrel.


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ESX Bourbon Experience

The Electronic Security Expo, owned by ESA, is the event where security pros network, learn, and grow. Attendance at the expo can help grow your business or career, and keep you informed on many electronic security topics that you need to know about.

Join us for this bourbon experience at the close of the 2023 show. Directly after the Closing Luncheon, buses will pick up Bourbon Experience attendees and head over to the first distillery. We’ll visit two distilleries on the Kentucky Bourbon Trail and buses will then return attendees to their ESX Host Hotels. Don’t wait too long to purchase your tickets. Tickets are limited.