Rally North America Presents: Drives Kentucky Bourbon Trail
Bowling Green KY |Berea KY |Parkersburg WV |Mount Vernon OH
13 – 16 May 2018
A lot is to be said about the world-famous bourbon from deep in the hills of Kentucky. Folks love the rich heritage of a fine glass of whiskey, but many never stop to take a look at the amazing roads that encompass in the rolling hills of south central Kentucky. Rally North America Drives: Kentucky Bourbon Trail we will drive these roads and then some.
Bowling Green Kentucky–what more can be said, other than arguably the most iconic American Muscle car ever produced–the Chevrolet Corvette! We will start our adventure touring the National Corvette Museum Sunday May 13th after checking into the gorgeous Hyatt Place Hotel in Bowling Green Kentucky.
We will dine with an enticing three-course meal at the Hyatt Place hotel and have our drivers meeting 13 May @ 5:00PM, and wake up to a provided breakfast at 7:00 – 8:00 AM the next morning.Day 1: Monday 14 May 2018
We will promptly depart from the Parking area in front of the hotel and head towards the NCM Motorsports park. We will arrive by 8:45 to conduct the NCM’s drivers meeting for our track sessions on the 3.15-mile road course, where we will reach triple digits on the back stretch for a white knuckle driving experience.
After we depart at 10:00AM in two groups, we will make our way north into the Kentucky Bourbon trail where we will meetup at one of the most well-known distilleries in the world Makers Mark!
You will have the option here to take the tour of the facility and grab a bite to eat for lunch at Star Hill provisions. This quaint little restaurant provides indoor and outdoor seating and boasts some of the best food in the area.
Please note: Distillery Tours last approximately 1 hour.
We move on to Buffalo Trace Distillery located in beautiful Frankfort KY. We will also have the option to tour this distillery if you wish to.
We will finally make our way to Berea Kentucky where we will be staying at the historic Boone Tavern Hotel which includes a 3-course dinner and the next mornings breakfast with your stay!
Day 2: Tuesday May 15th 2018
Day two is a driver’s dream route. The backroads of eastern Kentucky will meander through the Kentucky hills heading through beautiful Red River Gorge. After we explore the Gorge we will head to Carter Caves and take in the sights!
An Optional Lunch will be at Port City Café and Pub located near the historic floodwalls in Portsmouth Ohio
We will be staying at the historic and world famous Blennerhassett Hotel where we will have a delicious 5-Star catered 3 course meal.
Day 3: Wednesday 16 May 2018
The last leg will offer more epic back roads through Hocking hills and Ohio’s version of the Tail of the Dragon also known as the Triple Nickel, Ohio’s Great Ride!
Another stop will include the Roscoe Village, which includes a shopping area and a ton of historical buildings and other fascinating places, to learn more about Roscoe Village please follow this:
After about 260 miles of backroads through Ohio we will arrive at Mid-Ohio and have the run of the course! We will start out with pace laps and after a few familiarizing laps, you will be on your own! After a few laps at speed
After an exhausting day of driving the awesome back roads of rural Ohio we will finish at The Mount Vernon Grand Hotel where we will have another 3-course delicious catered meal waiting for us!
1. Pay the full amount of $2290.00 (1st 5 teams will receive a 5% discount upon payment)
2. Pay a Deposit of $600.00 (Balance Due 01 April 2018)
includes double occupancy lodging and meals for two people and track time for one vehicle
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