Festivals & Events

Each year in Kentucky thousands of people attend hundreds of festivals and events celebrating everything from seasonal changes to local heritage. One thing most of these have in common is food. Every year, thousands of visitors travel to Kentucky from all over the United States to experience the unique dining scene created by the farmers, chefs, brewers, vintners, distillers and other foodservice professionals from the big city and rural farms alike. This culinary culture has nurtured some of the best food and wine events in the world, whether you love to feast on barbecue or sip spirits. These celebrations of flavor give everyone a chance to taste the cuisine at the center of the local culture.

From the International Bar-B-Q Festival in Owensboro, to the Mountain Mushroom Festival in Irvine, to the World Chicken Festival in London, check out our list of the best food festivals and plan to visit these great places for delightful flavors and fun around the state. You’ll feast on food, drink, music and more–learn about the best food festivals Kentucky has to offer and start planning a trip! Find an upcoming food fair or festival below and add it to your calendar.
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Seed to Feed Dinner Series
Oct 06, 2017
Georgetown, KY
Satisfy the foodie within at Georgetown/Scott County Tourism’s 2nd Annual Seed to Feed Dinner Series. Chef Justin Thompson of Local Feed partners with talented chefs fro...
46th Annual Forkland Heritage Festival & Revue
Oct 13, 2017
Danville, KY
In Forkland we’re proud of our rural past! Each fall we remember it at our Festival by celebrating our heritage with historical displays, crafts, music, food...
46th Annual Forkland Heritage Festival & Revue
Oct 14, 2017
Danville, KY
In Forkland we’re proud of our rural past! Each fall we remember it at our Festival by celebrating our heritage with historical displays, crafts, music, food...
Secrets of Bluegrass Chefs
Oct 14, 2017
Louisville, KY
Secrets of Bluegrass Chefs Exclusive Culinary Experience with Mint Julep Tours  Join us in the Kitchen Studio at Bourbon Barrel Foods to be in the live studio audience ...
Third Friday Seafood Buffet
Oct 20, 2017
Hardin, KY
Kenlake State Resort Park's Third Friday Seafood Buffet is back!  Served 5:00 P.M. - 9:00 P.M. each month on the 3rd Friday. Boiled Shrimp Oysters on Half Shell ...
Buffalo and Wild Game Dinner
Oct 21, 2017
Falls Of Rough, KY
Rough River Dam State Resort Park is hosting its Buffalo and Wild Game Buffet on October 21 from 3:30 p.m. - 9 p.m. (CDT). The menu will feature carved buffalo roast, duck and...
Pine Mountain Haunted Trail and Spooktacular
Oct 21, 2017
Pineville, KY
Join us October 21st for an evening of spooks, specters, and snacks!
Big Buffalo Crossing BBQ Cook-Off
Oct 20 - Oct 21, 2017
Munfordville, KY
Come watch the action and enjoy some great barbecue at the Annual Big Buffalo Crossing BBQ Cook-Off in downtown Munfordville. Watch the competitors. Vendors will be selling ...
Cadiz Farmers Market
Apr 1 - Oct 29, 2017
Cadiz, KY
Every Wednesday and Saturday morning from 7:00am till Noon Downtown on Main Street you will find the local farmers, bakers, jam & jelly makers. Great products from great p...
Secrets of Bluegrass Chefs
Nov 11, 2017
Louisville, KY
Secrets of Bluegrass Chefs Exclusive Culinary Experience with Mint Julep Tours  Join us in the Kitchen Studio at Bourbon Barrel Foods to be in the live studio audience ...
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