Bottoms Up Bartending has been servicing the Louisville-metro area since 2018. What started as two friends breaking out on their own has flourished into a team of bartending professionals who have served more than 35,000 guests.
BUB is available for events large and small, including cocktail parties, baby showers, private dinners, birthday parties, tailgates, celebrations of life, corporate events, wedding receptions, and more.
All Bartending Professionals are individually licensed and insured. While all of our Bartenders will arrive fully equipped for your event, Bottoms Up Bartending does not sell or supply any alcohol, which is the responsibility of the event Host.
Contact us to book your event today!
Meet our Bartending Professionals
Kelly has worked in the service industry for more than eighteen years, and is the owner/operator of Bottoms Up Bartending. In addition to running BUB, what Kelly still enjoys most is the opportunity to get behind the bar for our clients as one of our Lead Bartending Professionals.
Matt’s top priority behind the bar is to get to know his guests, ensuring everyone is having a great time even as they walk up to the counter. His favorite events include high-energy weddings where he can barely hold back the dance moves while crafting cocktails behind the bar.
Courtney has been with BUB since 2020, and loves making guests smile. If she’s not behind the bar at a wedding, she’s behind her camera capturing moments. She is always proud to help make your event a success. On top of rocking out behind the bar, Courtney helps BUB with our branding and marketing.
Kaitlyn has worked behind the bar in the service industry for the past eleven years. Kaitlyn most enjoys the atmosphere and entertainment our industry brings. If you need an outgoing, detailed oriented bartender, she’s the perfect professional for your event.
Want to alleviate all worries and concerns about your event’s bar service – Marc is your premier choice. Representing thirty years of bartending events; he has seen it all, he knows what to expect. Highly skilled, fast, efficient, entertaining and a firm believer in serving responsibly fun events.
Sam is a newer addition to the BUB team with two years of experience behind the bar, and has no problem blending in with our seasoned professionals! Her favorite thing is getting to converse with guests. Sam loves to stay busy crafting cocktails and watching guests enjoy the events we serve!
Ashli has worked in the service industry for more than twelve years. Her smile and personality really come together behind the bar as the biggest bonus for the events she books because of just how personal she tries to make each occasion for our BUB clients.
Lauren’s quick wit is her biggest asset while working behind the bar. Her positive energy comes through as a major contribution to the success of the events she books with BUB, making her a strong asset to our team of bar professionals.
Jessi has been in front of customers for 10+ years. She is a very engaging, service professional with a fantastic smile and energy to match. Hardworking and very conscientious to the needs of any of her clients.
Taylor is no stranger to event catering. Specializing in weddings, Taylor has four years of experience in a local downtown venue. Her favorite part is getting to celebrate with her clients on their special day.
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WHAT PEOPLE SAY
"The Mimosa Bar for our shower was a hit! Sam was amazing, going above and beyond in her service to us! She not only made mimosas, but she snapped all the flutes together, and helped my girls blow up balloons for the photo area!! She was fun and sweet and great at her job!"
— Janene Duffy, Client