Kentucky Distiller Bottles Total Eclipse Moonshine, Official Drink of the 2017 Solar Eclipse

Ridgetop Ramblers – Saturday, June 10

 

Mark your calendar for Saturday June 10! The Ridgetop Ramblers deliver traditional bluegrass and eclectic newgrass rock, blues, gospel and country. More good news is you can enjoy a delicious fried catfish dinner, cooked at the distillery, complete with slaw, white beans and ‘puppies! The Cupcake Ladies Moonshine Truffles for something sweet and a trip to Casey’s Lounge for the world famous Moon-a-rita or a shot of Casey’s Barrel Cut make it one perfect evening! Dinner starts around 4:30pm and Music around 7:00 pm.

Find out more, visit our Events Calendar, or find our event on Facebook!

Solar Eclipse Viewing Events

Join us the weekend of August 18 in Hopkinsville for the point of greatest eclipse! They call it Eclipseville for a reason, and we’re right beside the point of greatest totality at Casey Jones Distillery.  Let’s have some fun that weekend with these events!

Join us at Casey Jones Distillery to be at one of the closest viewing sites available in Hopkinsville and Christian County to the solar eclipse’s point of totality! Camping & RV Parking, food trucks, music, tours and tastings will all be available.  Join us Friday night for live music by the Ridgetop Ramblers, and Saturday night’s music night will feature Salisbury, North Carolina-based band 9 Day Trip.  Saturday and Sunday, join us for Hot Air Balloon rides! On Monday, August 21, the most anticipated day of 2017, we will have public parking available as an official viewing location for the solar eclipse.

Reserve your space for the Camping & RV Parking.

Reserve your space for a Hot Air Balloon Ride on Saturday or Sunday.

Reserve your space for the 8/21/17 Solar Eclipse Viewing.

Don’t forget to check out our Total Eclipse Moonshine, the official drink of the 2017 Solar Eclipse!

Twinkle Twinkle Three Quarter Moon, June 2nd Will Be Here Soon!

June 2 is an evening Lunar Viewing. Come out and view the night sky and all that is in it. APSU is providing professional academic telescopes for you to come view the Third Quarter Moon and night sky & discuss the Total Solar Eclipse. It’s free and fun.

The Moon is Earth’s largest natural satellite and the nearest major celestial object. Observing the Moon can be accomplished by using a variety of instruments ranging from the naked eye to large telescopes.  Austin Peay State University Astronomy and Physics Department is coming Friday, June 2 for an evening Lunar Viewing. Bringing professional academic telescopes for you to come view the Third Quarter Moon and discuss the Total Solar Eclipse.  It’s free and fun.  APSU students will help you observe and learn about the moon, the planets, stars and other objects that roam the night sky. This fun and educational opportunity is completely safe and gives you an opportunity to actually “look” into outer space. Bring the kids! Along with night sky viewing, Mangia Italian Food Truck will be at the distillery to feed you thru the afternoon and night!

A discussion will be led by APSU on the eclipse. Learn what an eclipse is, the historical and scientific importance of eclipses, why Hopkinsville is the best place on Earth for the 2017 Solar Eclipse, the experience of totality, and how to safely view an eclipse. Learn about the APSU ballooning project and the commemorative Casey’s Cut Total Eclipse Moonshine.

And we are all so excited that on August 21, 2017, a total solar eclipse will cross the continental United States – truly an historic event and a wonderful opportunity to view one of nature’s most stunning displays. The point of greatest eclipse for August 21, 2017 is defined as the point where the sun, moon, and Earth line up most perfectly, near Hopkinsville, KY.

Join us from 6PM – 10PM, Friday, June 2 at 2815 Witty Lane Hopkinsville, KY 42240. Call 270-839-9987 for more information.

Alonzo Pennington Band Saturday, May 27

 

 

Memorial Weekend Music

Saturday May 27

An evening of blues, rock, solos and surprises.

Featuring:

Alonzo Pennington Band with Andy Torain & Bobby Harper.
Casey’s Bar serving cocktails, beer, wine, soft drinks and water.

All American Evening complete with grilled Hot Dogs & Bratwursts!
All ages welcome cause we are family friendly!

Solar Eclipse 2017

The solar eclipse is coming, and the best spot in the world to see (and taste…but we’ll get back to that) the 2017 solar eclipse is right here in Hopkinsville, right here at Casey Jones Distillery.  With the longest viewing of the eclipse at 2 minutes and 40 seconds, Hopkinsville is quickly becoming THE spot to be for this August 21, 2017 celestial event.

Great American Eclipse

Image courtesy of GreatAmericanEclipse.com

To celebrate our proximity to that point of totality (we’re seconds away from the spot of greatest totality), we’ve been bottling up the eclipse – total eclipse moonshine that is.  Casey’s Cut Total Eclipse Moonshine is available for purchase at Casey Jones Distillery from now until August 21.  The spirit can also be purchased in these liquor stores, and can be requested at liquor stores throughout Kentucky and nationwide.  Learn more about Total Eclipse Moonshine.

Contact Casey Jones Distillery at 270-839-9987 for more information, and stay tuned for plans at the Distillery for August 21, 2017! (Hint: Get your tents and RV’s ready!).

Total Eclipse Moonshine

Total Eclipse Moonshine is bottled and ready. This commemorative drink for the 2017 Solar Eclipse is sold at Casey Jones Distillery and liquor stores throughout Kentucky, and where requested.

 

AJ’s 60th Birthday Party

AJ Jones Birthday Party Casey Jones DistilleryCelebrate with us! Join us on Saturday, February 4 to party for Casey Jones Distillery’s Master Distiller AJ’s 60th!  We’ll have special distillery hours from 10 AM – 10 PM that day, and festivities planned beginning at 1 PM.  Mangia Italian food truck will be here from 1 PM on, The Cupcake Ladies will join us starting at 6 PM, and live music will be from 6 PM – 9 PM with Alonzo Pennington and Andy Torian.

Of course you can come enjoy the usual tours & tastings during our day of celebration, but we’re continuing to add to our fun-filled day to celebrate AJ’s 60th! Check out full event details, visit us on Facebook.

 

 

Ugly Sweater Party at Casey Jones Distillery

Ugly Christmas Sweater Party

Let loose and forget about keeping up appearances! Find the most outrageously ugly Christmas sweater and hope people will avert their eyes in horror as this is considered a badge of honor, and winning the ugly Christmas sweater contest is the highlight of the evening.

We’ll kick off the evening at 6 PM with exclusive Casey Jones holiday cocktails, and throughout the night be judged on your tackiness. Start thinking about what you’ll do now to earn the following coveted awards:

All-Around UGLY Sweater
Most Original
Best Couple Combo
Most Likely to get Arrested if Seen in Public
Most Festive
Biggest Loser
Funniest
Most Likely to go Viral on Social Media

Tag us and use #CJDUglyChristmas so we can see your photos throughout the night!

Find us at 2815 Witty Lane in Hopkinsville.  Call us at 270.839.9987 with any questions.

Shop Small Saturday

header2When you shop at small, local businesses like Casey Jones Distillery, you’re supporting your community and the neighborhood, too. So come by, check out our Authentic Craft Distillery with Tours & Tastings, and Shop Small with us.

On Shop Small Saturday, the still will be running and you can watch us make moonshine starting at 1 PM. Then, make sure to join us the evening of Shop Small Saturday for music with Cayce Burks Music and L.J. Granstaff! All day long, you can enjoy special hours of 10 AM – 10 PM, and special offers like a selection of our popular t-shirts half-price and exclusive savings on event bookings! Come out to take advantage of these special offers for #ShopSmallHopkinsville!

For Thanksgiving and Christmas celebrations and gifting you’ll love Casey’s Corner Gift Shop with everything from Total Solar Eclipse Glasses to flasks, pocket knives, gift packs, tee shirts, caps, books and of course our hand-crafted Golden Pond, KY spirits!

We’re open Friday and Saturdays 10am-6pm or we can be open any other time for a personalized special tour – just give us a call for a tour, tasting and gift shop experience at 270-839-9987.

Thanks again for supporting small businesses like ours. And when you #shopsmall, please make sure you share your experience on social media, so others can find and support us, too. #ShopSmallHopkinsville