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Hart County Civil War Days Sep 12 - Sep 14, 2014

Each year the second weekend in September is dedicated to the county’s Civil War heritage.  Events include battle reenactments, living history camps, guided tours, ceremonies, games, historical presentations, food, music, booths, period dancing


Crave returns to the MoonDance at Midnight Pass Amphitheatre at Beaumont Circle September 13-14, 2014

OLD JOE Bourbon & Distillery exhibit

The Attic Visitor Center and Gift Shop at the Historic T.B. Ripy House (320 S. Main St. Lawrenceburg Ky.) is pleased to present its first in a series of exhibits featuring the “lost” distilleries of Anderson County, Kentucky opening with “OLD JOE”.  The beginning of the local whiskey trade. The exhibit will be on display through Nov 16, 2014.

Heavenly Haven Farm

Discover an incredible place to encounter animals, embark on hay rides & journey through mazes by visiting our farm in Columbia Kentucky Sep 6 - Nov 1, 20014.

Keeneland Yearling Sale 8-21 Sep 2014 at Lexington, KY

Trail of Tears Intertribal Pow Wow

This historically important event features tribal dancing, Native American storytelling, arts and crafts, and more. Sep 6-7 in Hopkinsville


Mainstrasse Village Oktoberfest

Great Food and Entertainment. Arts & Crafts.

Bands & BBQ has been scheduled for September 5th & 6th, 2014!

Listen to music that lasts all day and into the night while enjoying the 4th annual Kansas City BBQ Society sanctioned  event!

The Fraley Festival of Traditional Music September 3 - 6, 2014

The Fraley Festival of Traditional Music will be taking place the first weekend after Labor Day as it has for 45 years in the beautiful setting of Carter caves State Resort Park.

Fraley Festival

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.


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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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.



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!



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! 




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

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