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And another summer weekend ends. Hope you enjoyed it to the...



And another summer weekend ends. Hope you enjoyed it to the fullest! Sunday Sunset at Lake Cumberland captured by @mikkisimmons (at Lake Cumberland)

POSTED: 4 hours ago

Happy Saturday Morning! ☀️The rain is behind us and Saturday...



Happy Saturday Morning! ☀️The rain is behind us and Saturday mornings are a great time to check out your local Farmers Markets! There are over 159 Farmers Markets in 106 counties with the freshest items grown right in your area. http://www.kyagr.com/marketing/farmers-market.html for more info. Pictured: @lexfarmmkt (at Lexington Farmers Market)

POSTED: 2 days ago

Rise and shine from the Kentucky State Capitol in Frankfort! Our...



Rise and shine from the Kentucky State Capitol in Frankfort! Our Capitol building was beautifully captured by 📷@drum679 Stay dry today! 💦 (at Kentucky State Capitol)

POSTED: 4 days ago

Inaugural Kentucky Craft Bash this Saturday, June 24 at...



Inaugural Kentucky Craft Bash this Saturday, June 24 at Louisville Waterfront Park. Over 30 Kentucky breweries will be on hand and experimental beers will also be available for sampling! (at Louisville Waterfront Park)

POSTED: 5 days ago

Watching the sun set on the lake restores the soul. 📷:...



Watching the sun set on the lake restores the soul. 📷: @aboutkentuckylake (at Kentucky Lake)

POSTED: 7 days ago

Happy Father’s Day to all the dads, stepdads and friends...



Happy Father’s Day to all the dads, stepdads and friends who were father figures! (at Mount Sterling, Kentucky)

POSTED: 8 days ago

Weekend Time! Feels like summer is flying by! Here’s some...



Weekend Time! Feels like summer is flying by! Here’s some serious weekend goals for ya. Try this out this weekend at Lake Cumberland’s Thunder Run offered by @indyflyboard (at Grider Hill Marina & Resort - Lake Cumberland, KY)

POSTED: 10 days ago

We interrupt our regularly scheduled Waterfall Fall Wednesday...



We interrupt our regularly scheduled Waterfall Fall Wednesday only in honor of a very important day…National Bourbon Day! Cheers! 📷 @woodfordreserve (at Woodford Reserve)

POSTED: 12 days ago

Another weekend comes to an end. Hope it was fabulous! So fun to...



Another weekend comes to an end. Hope it was fabulous! So fun to see all the different ways people are out doing their summertime thing! ☀️ This amazing Sunday sunset view is of Levisa Fork of the Big Sandy River in Prestonsburg by 📷: @the_lowe_life (at Prestonsburg, Kentucky)

POSTED: 15 days ago

Kentucky’s 225th Birthday Celebration continues! This cool...



Kentucky’s 225th Birthday Celebration continues! This cool sand sculpture by artist Damon Farmer highlighting iconic symbols of Kentucky, such as Lincoln, bourbon and horses is open to the public beginning today at the Kentucky Artisan Center in Berea. (at Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea)

POSTED: 17 days ago

Rise and Shine! It’s Waterfall Wednesday! 💦 This waterfall...



Rise and Shine! It’s Waterfall Wednesday! 💦 This waterfall beauty is found at the Jessamine Creek Gorge right in Central Kentucky. It’s considered one of the most important sites for conservation within the Kentucky River Palisades. 📷: @andrewforephoto (at Jessamine Creek Gorge)

POSTED: 19 days ago

This one really seemed to fit our rainy Monday night vibe. The...



This one really seemed to fit our rainy Monday night vibe. The sailboats and lighthouse in Grand Rivers are truly beautiful rain 🌧 or shine ☀️! We agree @onlyinkentucky…this ones great! Double features tonight for 📷: @zstaten.photo (at Grand Rivers, Kentucky)

POSTED: 21 days ago

Sad to see the weekend end, but thankful it was such a beauty!...



Sad to see the weekend end, but thankful it was such a beauty! We ❤️ to see what you have been up to all over Kentucky. Tag us or use #travelky if you’d like to share! 📷: @lunaticatlarge (at Lexington, Kentucky)

POSTED: 22 days ago
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Happy 225th Birthday, Kentucky! 🎉 Check out ky225.com for...



Happy 225th Birthday, Kentucky! 🎉 Check out ky225.com for information on celebration events taking place. (at Constitution Square Historic Site)

POSTED: 25 days ago

It doesn’t feel like it’s already hump day 🐫🐪 but we...



It doesn’t feel like it’s already hump day 🐫🐪 but we certainly aren’t complaining! This gorgeous Wednesday water scene 💦 was taken at Grayson Lake State Park in Olive Hill. If you’re from Kentucky and you know locations by county, it’s in Carter County. Kentucky sure does have beautiful state parks! ❤️ 📷: @jake_da_tank (at Grayson Lake State Park)

POSTED: 1 month ago

Skipping Monday straight into Tuesday Motivation is the way to...



Skipping Monday straight into Tuesday Motivation is the way to go! Have a great week! A beautiful sunrise to start your day by 📷: @upzmtn 🌄 (at Cynthiana, Kentucky)

POSTED: 1 month ago

May we never forget that freedom isn’t free. 🇺🇸 With...



May we never forget that freedom isn’t free. 🇺🇸 With deepest gratitude to those who paid the ultimate price. And appreciation to those who serve us today. 📷: @cyclekentucky

POSTED: 1 month ago

Happy Friday! Hang in there.. Memorial Day weekend is almost...



Happy Friday! Hang in there.. Memorial Day weekend is almost here! 🙌🏻 (at Red River Gorge)

POSTED: 1 month ago

Water, Water, Everywhere 💦 It’s been a wet Waterfall...



Water, Water, Everywhere 💦 It’s been a wet Waterfall Wednesday! Bringing you McCammon Falls in Jackson County brought to you by @greggraysonphotography (at Jackson County, Kentucky)

POSTED: 1 month ago

Would you? Could you? Sleep in a yurt? You can at Breaks...



Would you? Could you? Sleep in a yurt? You can at Breaks Interstate Park. Try it out this summer! 🌿 While you’re there, check out “The Grand Canyon of the South”! (at Breaks Interstate Park)

POSTED: 1 month ago