The party has only begun once Best Dressed of Louisville Presented by Churchill Downs comes to an end on Saturday night. After experiencing the high-energy of The Voice-Tribune’s biggest event of the year, you’ll be ready to hit the town in your stylish suits and stunning dresses.
Thankfully, there’s a ton of fantastic options located near the Louisville Marriott Downtown. Here’s a list of some of the top choices for winding down the night.
Proof on Main
After viewing top-designer fashions at Best Dressed, finish the night in style surrounded by eye-catching, contemporary artwork and design at Proof on Main.
You can sip on cocktails or the finest Kentucky bourbon, while chatting with friends and dining on fabulous cuisine by chef Michael Paley.
Located at 702 W. Main St. For information, visit www.proofonmain.com.
For those of you who hope to stay out all night, head over to the Official Voice-Tribune Best Dressed After-Party hosted by PRIME Lounge. Doors open at 10 p.m. and close at 4 a.m. There’s no cover with your Best Dressed wristband, but it’s $5 without.
DJ Matt Price will keep the dance floor hoppin,’ while the bartenders will keep the wine and liquor flowing until just before sunrise.
Located at 104 W. Main St. Visit www.primeloungeky.com.
Let’s be honest – White Castle is a cure-all for hangovers; and since there will be plenty of alcohol served at Best Dressed, there’s no better way to avoid that rough headache in the morning than by chowing down on a slider or a whole crave case, if you’re hungry enough.
Located at 105 E. Market St. Visit www.whitecastle.com.
Champions Sports Bar/Louisville Marriott Downtown
Located inside the Louisville Marriott Downtown, you won’t have to walk far to find a place to party after Best Dressed. Champions Sports Bar features great American food and all the TV sports coverage you could desire.
You can also book a room at the Marriott to crash after the party. Instead of a long car ride home, simply take the elevator.
Located at 280 W. Jefferson St. Visit www.marriottlouisville.com.
Sergio’s World Beers
There will be tons of champagne and cocktails at Best Dressed, so afterwards, change it up by tasting some of the best brews at Sergio’s World Beers. The bar is home to more than 1,000 beers and offers everything from pizza to chimichangas.
Located at 1605 Story Ave. Visit www.sergiosworldbeers.com.
If you just can’t hold in the anticipation of seeing photos of all the trendy fashions at Best Dressed, then head home to your computer where you can view the photos we’ll be uploading instantly to our website throughout Best Dressed. Better yet, you can come hang with us at the after-parties and peruse the photos from your smartphone while dancing and enjoying drinks with other elegantly dressed partygoers.
About the Author (Author Profile)
Ashley spends half her time writing stories at The Voice-Tribune office and half her time out on the town conducting interviews, while occasionally dressing in wild outfits to fully immerse herself in the experience (aka Princess Leia at Comic Con). Ashley is a huge UofL fan and loves the Yankees and the Boston Celtics (she is fully aware of the irony). She hopes to one day outshine Erin Andrews on ESPN and enjoys running, Bardstown Road/Fourth Street, Breaking Bad and reality TV (she’s not ashamed to admit that).