The 12th Bourbon & Bowties™, benefiting Norton Children’s Hospital, is presented by Northwestern Mutual.

Enjoy music, hors d’oeuvres from Louisville’s top chefs and an auction to raise funds for the Norton Children’s Hospital through the Norton Children’s Hospital Foundation.

The community has contributed more than $2.3 million over the years, benefiting nearly 185,000 children annually from throughout Kentucky and Southern Indiana. Thank you for your generosity.

Thursday, June 2, 2022
6:30 to 10 p.m.

Fleur de Lis Farm
8316 Wolf Pen Branch Road
Prospect, Kentucky

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2022 honoree

Johnathan Young

In 2022, Bourbon & Bowties will honor 10-year-old Johnathan Young, who is living life to the fullest with only half a heart.

The inaugural Bourbon & Bowties event was established in memory of Charles W. Gant, a loving and energetic 8-year-old boy who passed away from viral encephalitis on June 3, 2009. Since then, Bourbon & Bowties has honored Laurel Dortch, Maxwell W. Johnson, Owen McMasters, Anna-Maria Beck, Clara and Wilson McGarvey, Tanner Demling, Mason ChristensenMya White and Hazel Leggett. The event also will continue to honor and remember former head chef and host Dean Corbett.

An exclusive Vineyard Vines bow tie and tie and an exclusive Bourbon and Boweties bangle have been designed in honor of Johnathan.

Tickets will go on sale March 24, 2022, at 9 a.m. To add your name to the invitation list, email the Norton Children’s Hospital Foundation at or call (502) 629-8060.


Restaurant Raffle

Online sales for the Bourbon & Bowties Restaurant Raffle tickets have ended. Guests may purchase chances at the event on Thursday, June 2.

Make a Donation

Please consider a gift in honor of all of our honorees over the years. Your gift will be recognized during the Pledge Moment at the Bourbon & Bowties event.

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Norton Children’s Hospital Foundation
234 E. Gray St., Suite 450
Louisville, KY 40202
(502) 629-8060
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