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Kentucky's Western Waterland 39th Annual Arts & Crafts Festival


This popular event features approximately 100 craft booths & artisans from 9-10 states.

Arts and Crafts Festival

Daniel Boone Pioneer Festival


The festival begins with a street dance in downtown Winchester on Friday evening Aug 29 and continues throughout Aug 31.

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Hatfield-McCoy Heritage Days 2014


Three live music stages, carnival, inflatables, food booths, Hatfield and McCoy paint ball, rough and tough run and climb,Arts and crafts, car show with a burn out, Motor cycle show, drag race, games for all games. Quilt show, Basket weaving, Bee Keepers and Sorghum. Hatfield and McCoy tours, two different plays about the Feud and a gospel sing on Sunday, all happening right here in the beautiful, Pikeville-Pike County Kentucky!

Hatfield McCoy Heritage Days

2014 NCM 20th Anniversary Celebration


Photo credit April Rose-Wilson

The 20th Anniversary of the National Corvette Museum August 27-30, 2014, will be celebrated with the arrival of the National Corvette Caravans with participants from around the globe.

Battlefield Walks - Carlisle, KY - Nature/Wildlife Festivals & Events, Kentucky


Battlefield Walks - Carlisle, KY - Nature/Wildlife Festivals & Events, Kentucky:

Battlefield Walks – Every Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday Afternoons( Memorial Day thru Labor Day)
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Learn more about the fascinating history of Blue Licks Battlefield State Resort Park. This one hour walk is an easy, leisurely pace and incredibly informative. The narrator of this tour will share information about the Battle of Blue Licks and the Revolutionary War. The Battlefield Walk begins promptly at 1pm and is free to all park visitors. The walk begins and ends at the Pioneer Museum. There is a nominal fee to tour the museum which houses Revolutionary War memorabilia as well as Fossils, Mastodon bones, Native American and Pioneer artifacts, and more.

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#Kentucky Adventure is Waiting! Why are you? Make your weekend...




#Kentucky Adventure is Waiting! Why are you? Make your weekend plans here: www.kentuckytourism.com/outdoor-adventure

Make Your Summer Endless!


There are only 50 days left this summer. But don’t worry, that’s still enough time to make your summer endless! Plan a long weekend or just a day away — the memories you make will last for decades.

www.kentuckytourism.com

 

Kentucky "Road Trip Day"


Governor Steven L. Beshear has proclaimed August 2nd “Road Trip Day” in Kentucky! Get Out Saturday and Explore Kentucky’s backroads!

www.kentuckytourism.com/explore/tours_byways_trails.aspx

 

Pine Knob Outdoor Theatre on "American Pickers"


Pine Knob Outdoor Theatre will be featured in the season premiere of “American Pickers” tonight on the History Channel 9/8C. Be sure to watch! 

www.history.com/shows/american-pickers

www.pineknob.com

 

Shaker Village Craft Fair


See a little bit of everything this weekend at at the Shaker Village Craft Fair! Visit over 75 vendors, listen to live music and enjoy the atmosphere Shaker Village has to offer. http://tinyurl.com/qdrzp5o

Zip the Bluegrass


Summer vacation will be over before you know it! Make lasting family memories as you Zip The Bluegrass

www.zipthebluegrass.com


Copper and King Distillery


Got a first look yesterday of Copper & Kings; a brandy distillery in Louisville Kentucky opening soon!! Be sure to check them out!

www.copperandkings.com

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Ale-8-One Bottling Company was founded on this day in 1926! It is made right here...


Ale-8-One Bottling Company was founded on this day in 1926! It is made right here in Winchester

Kentucky.

Happy 88th Anniversary Ale-8-One!

Bardstown Bourbon Co to open a distillery in Bardstown. Another reason to visit the Bourbon Capital...


Bardstown Bourbon Co to open a distillery in . Another reason to visit the Capital of the World!

http://www.bizjournals.com/louisville/news/2014/06/26/the-worlds-getting-another-new-bourbon-and-this.htmlimage

National Log Cabin Day


Today is National Log Cabin Day! Spend it visiting Abraham Lincoln‬'s birthplace in Hodgenville‬Kentucky.

Saturday, June 21, is the first day of summer! Time to get out...












Saturday, June 21, is the first day of summer! Time to get out and enjoy some Kentucky Water Adventure!

/www.kentuckytourism.com/outdoor-adventure/water-adventures

7th Annual Arts & Crafts Festival


7th Annual Arts & Crafts Festival:

Agrestic Music and Arts Festival for Autism


June 6-7 Agrestic Music and Arts Festival for Autism will be held in Whitesburg. Sunday Best will be Saturday’s headliner plus lots of other great musicians!

www.agrestic.webstarts.com

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Green River Bluegrass Festival


Who is ready for some Bluegrass music? June 6-7 Munfordville is having the Green River Bluegrass Festival. Featuring Rhonda Vincent on Friday night and Doyle Lawson on Saturday night. 

Great Music, Great Food and Great People all make for a Great Weekend!


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