Gift Ideas for Mom
The purpose of fun is to have some, and Mama is ready!
You know mom deserves a special treat on Mother’s Day! So why not treat her to a Kentucky experience of her choosing? Not only does she get an incredible experience, but you also get to share in a special memory with her. Whether you’re gifting her the experience to go on, or you’re taking her on it yourself, she’ll love you for the time and thought you put into this Mother’s Day gift!
Experiences that are popular with the moms include:
- The Boozy Brunch Adventure – a Sunday southern brunch paired with a distillery tour and tasting.
- A seat at the Southern Supper Series Progressive Dinner through Louisville — where you can treat her to dinner and leave the cooking to top chefs in Louisville.
- Kentucky Bourbon Tours — for the moms that like their bourbon and other spirits, but also for the moms that love the Kentucky scenery and historic sites that show of the state’s heritage.
- Our Best of Kentucky Tours that combine Bourbon Country and Horse Country during Derby Week for a full on Kentucky experience.
Gift Certificates are also a great gift to give mom, and she can select the experience that suits her interests!
- Gift certificates can be sent electronically and are immediate, so no waiting for delivery in the mail.
- It’s a gift that mom can choose how to use, from a public tour
Download and print this gift certificate template to give a physical copy to mom! Be sure to write in the booking code you receive at checkout.
Brunch, Bloody Mary Bar & Bourbon Tasting
Gift a Sunday Brunch this Mother’s Day and give your mama a fun day to look forward! The Boozy Brunch & Bourbon Adventure is a culinary experience offered by Mint Julep. Take the normal Mother’s Day Brunch up a notch with a Southern-style brunch at a local Louisville restaurant. After brunch, you’ll hit the Bourbon Trail to partake in a BYO Bloody Mary bar. To finish the boozy brunching, guests will head to a local distillery for a full tour and sensory tasting. Tours run every Sunday.
Bourbon Tours on the Kentucky Bourbon Trail®
You’ve gifted the bouquet of flowers, pretty soaps, spa days — this is the year to give a Mother’s Day gift that lets mom enjoy local Louisville and all its unique activities. Mint Julep Experiences offers a number of public bourbon tours along the Kentucky Bourbon Trail®, along with custom experiences and mixology classes – like a Candle and Cocktail Mixology experience!
Guests will visit iconic Kentucky bourbon distilleries. Each public bourbon tour includes lunch at a local Kentucky restaurant and guided transportation on a luxury bus with a bourbon expert. Custom experiences can be planned with our Experience Coordinators.
Southern Supper Series
The Southern Supper Series features a progressive dinner of southern cuisine in Louisville prepared by top Kentucky chefs. The progressive dining experiences take the typical Mother’s Day dinner to another level. Most courses along the progressive dinner are paired with a complimentary cocktail.
Best of Kentucky Tours
Kentucky is made of two iconic industries, Bourbon and Horses. On Mint Julep’s Best of Kentucky Tours, guests will visit both Bourbon Country and Horse Country. This is experience will have mom visiting thoroughbred and nursery horse farms. Guests will tour the property and meet the horses while learning the historic role it’s played in the horse racing scene. The Best of Kentucky Tours are available at various times throughout the year starting in March, and are offered during Derby Week in Louisville.
Special Offer Details for Gift Certificates
Gift certificates can be purchased in any amount and applied toward any public or custom experience. Buyers will receive a booking code for the full value to be used at checkout when the gift certificate recipient chooses to book their tour. Send the gift certificate with booking code email directly to the recipient or send to yourself and print a physical gift certificate using our template to give in person. Purchased gift certificates can be redeemed at any time. Gift certificate value cannot be applied to previously booked tours. Gift offer cannot be combined with any other discount. For help purchasing your gift certificate, call 502-583-1433.
Other Mother's Day Gift Offerings
Mint Julep Experiences— Nashville
Gift Certificates are also available at our Nashville location. Featured Mother’s Day gift ideas in Nashville include a Mural and Mimosas Tour that kicks the morning off with a flight of mimosas, sweet bites and mural sightseeing around Nashville. A gift certificate can be purchased and used towards any future public or custom tour.