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National Beer Wholesalers Association
The purpose of the National Beer Wholesalers Association is to provide leadership which enhances the independent beer and beverage distribution industry; to advocate before government and the public; to encourage the responsible consumption of alcohol; and to provide programs and services that will benefit its members.
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Beer Institute
The Beer Institute provides innovative programs and services to members that promote the success and growth of Beer.
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Center for Alcohol Policy
The purpose of the Center is to educate policymakers, regulators and the public about alcohol, its uniqueness and its regulation. By conducting sound research and implementing initiatives that will maintain the appropriate state-based regulation of alcohol, the Center promotes safe and responsible consumption of alcohol, fights underage drinking and drunk driving and informs key entities and the public about the effects of alcohol consumption.

Kentucky Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control
The Alcoholic Beverage Control Board develops and enforces reasonable administrative regulations relative to the sale and use of alcoholic beverages.

Kentucky Guild of Brewers
The Kentucky Guild of Brewers (KGB) exists to pursue the following objectives: to act as a singular voice and advocate for the Kentucky brewing industry in all pertinent matters of legislation and governmental administration; to evenly promote all member breweries through the organization of events and publication of media; and to amalgamate the knowledge and economic sway of member breweries. The Guild is organized and operated exclusively for nonprofit purposes.

Louisville Ale Trail
Louisville Ale Trail serves to engage with Louisville tourists and residents about our local beer scene by encouraging city-wide tourism through the promotion of participating member brewery taprooms.

West Kentucky Brewery Hop
The West Kentucky Brewery Hop is a craft brewery trail spanning nine communities and including 13 breweries. On a quest to taste the most delicious beer made by brewers who we consider local artisans? You’re in the right place.