The Kentucky Landing pays homage to our great Commonwealth. We will have a variety of craft breweries pouring samples of their Kentucky-based creations, while local food trucks from all over the bluegrass state will be dishing out local cuisine. In addition, a select group of non-profit organizations and craft vendors will be on-hand selling their Kentucky-made goods. Details below!


    • Angry Blue

      AngryBlue of Louisville, KY produces printmaking, illustrating, skulls, and full force bad ideas – with unmatched fury and speed.

    • Cricket Press

      Cricket Press of Lexington, KY is a tiny little operation geared towards designing and hand printing silk-screened posters for music events, art shows, propaganda, and basically anything you’d want to make a poster for.

    • James Flames

      Based out of Asheville, NC and born and bred in Brooklyn, NY, James Flames focuses on illustration and screen-printing, making things for you to look at and decorate your walls with.

    • Humantree

      Humantree is the Kentucky fried art of Jeral Tidwell.

    • justAjar Press & Design

      justAjar Press & Design is a collaboration between Sara (design) & Bobby (press) based out of Marietta, Ohio. They use old technology and new to create unique work.

    • Madpixel

      Madpixel is an art and design studio based in Louisville, KY specializing in combining their passions: photography, illustration, design and printmaking.

    • Nate Duval Art & Design

      From his full-service Design and Illustration studio in Longmeadow, MA, Nate Duval draws, collages, cuts and pastes his way through a wide variety of projects big and small.

    • Print Mafia

      Print Mafia are Connie Collingsworth and Jim Madison, rooted in Bowling Green, KY. Jim and Connie are surrounded by an epic group of families and friends that support (and often encourage) their pop culture obsessions with music, movies, television, cool junk, and especially the influences from their childhood in all of those fields.

    • State of Shock Studios

      State of Shock Studios is the illustration & design work of Darin Shock. Born & raised in the progressive state of Kentucky, Mr. Shock has been able to reject the temptations of Nascar & Larry the Cable Guy quotes and instead focus on creating designs that attempt to push the boundaries of visual & commercial appeal.

    • Status Serigraph

      Status Serigraph is the full-service graphic design and limited-edition poster studio of Knoxville-based designer Justin Helton.

    • Subject Matter Studio

      Subject Matter Studio is a full service graphic design studio represented by Drew Findley and based in Asheville, North Carolina.


    • Bermuda Highway

      Bermuda Highway is a men’s and women’s clothing boutique owned and operated by Katie Toupin (of Houndmouth).

    • The Diaper Fairy

      The Diaper Fairy provides unparalleled selection in natural mama & baby care items, including cloth diapers, baby carriers, amber necklaces, unique toys and books, and offers registries, classes & events. The Diaper Fairy will also be offering a quiet, private lactation station for nursing mothers to pump, feed, and change diapers.

    • Regalo Art

      Regalo Art offers an eclectic mix of unique gifts, one-of-a-kind jewelry, accessories, contemporary decor and fine art. All of this in a fun, vibrant atmosphere at very reasonable prices.

    • Revelry Boutique Gallery

      Revelry Boutique Gallery offers local accessible original art and inspired goods.


    • Black Rock Grille

      Black Rock Grille serves the only rock grilled burger & hand cut fries in the 502.

    • Ben & Jerry's

      Serving up everyone’s favorite euphoric flavors to keep you cool on the Waterfront.

    • Hi-Five Doughnuts

      Louisville’s premier mobile doughnut truck.


      Louisville’s gourmet mobile taqueria.

    • LEXIE LU'S

      Lexie Lu’s offers fresh made to order specialty burgers and quesadillas, fresh cut fries and more. Gluten-free and veggie options are always available.


      Louisville’s only lobster truck is buttering up the buns and steaming the freshest lobster in town.


      Louisville’s best ice cream sandwiches served with a 1950s flair out of a vintage sidecar motorcycle.


  • ABeer
    Brown Note

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  • Storm Golden Cream Ale
    Crank Shaft India Pale Ale IPA

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  • Louisville Lager
    Bourbon Ale

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  • Kentucky Race Day IPA
    Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Ale

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  • West Sixth IPA
    Belgian Blonde

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New This Year!

  • Quest Outdoors Relaxation Station

    Louisville’s premiere outdoor retailer Quest Outdoors will host a rest and relaxation station in their Kentucky Landing outpost. Stop by for fun giveaways and to learn more about their new, 25,000-square-foot store in St. Matthews!

  • The Crosley Cruiser

    The Crosley Cruiser has officially hit the road and will be making a pit stop at Forecastle 2016! This one of a kind, air-conditioned oasis of sound will feature records for purchase, turntable listening stations, places to charge your phone, a big TV playing classic clips, and a jukebox blasting all of your favorite tunes. Be sure to stop by the Kentucky Landing and checkout this cool place to chill from all of the action!