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NATIVE AMERICAN WEEKEND

  • Mar 27 - Mar 29, 2015 

Experience a weekend of Native American Heritage.  Enjoy dances, music, storytelling and education programs that the whole family can enjoy.  Craft vendors will have items for display and for sale.

Cumberland Falls State Resort Park 7351 Hwy 90 Corbin, KY 40701 (606) 528-4121

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The Mid-America Trucking Show

The Mid-America Trucking Show (MATS) is the largest annual heavy-duty trucking industry event in the world. Held each year at the Kentucky Expo Center, the show attracts 70,000+ attendees and 1,000+ exhibitors

POSTED: 2 days ago
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ROAD TO THE HORSE

  • Mar 26 - Mar 29, 2015 
        9:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Celebrates the 12th anniversary of the world champion colt starting competition with the most extravagant competition yet in Lexington, Kentucky. Some of the best trainers from around the world will compete for the coveted title of World Champion Colt Starter. Road to the Horse is an exclusive horsemanship experience that combines valuable education and thrilling entertainment

4089 Iron Works Parkway Kentucky Horse Park Lexington, KY 40511

POSTED: 4 days ago
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SPRING OPEN HOUSE

  • Mar 26, 2015

Come out for the Spring Open House at Riverview at Hobson Grove from 11am-4pm. At 2pm enjoy tea with homemade desserts from the Hobson family recipes for $10, no reservations needed. There will also be various vendors and art. For more information, please call 280-843-5565 or visit bgky.org/riverview

POSTED: 5 days ago
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IDEA FESTIVAL

Creativity and innovation will be on display March 20 at WKU’s Downing Student Union Auditorium as Innovate Kentucky hosts the 2nd Annual IdeaFestival Bowling Green

POSTED: 8 days ago
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2015 NCAA® Division I Men’s Basketball Championship Second/Third Rounds

March 19 and 21 
Hosted by the University of Louisville, two nights of on-court action will be under way at the KFC Yum! Center during the NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Championship Second/Third Rounds. 

POSTED: 9 days ago
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BROADWAY AT RIVERPARK "STOMP"

RiverPark Center101 Daviess Street Owensboro, KY 42303(270) 687-2787

  • Mar 19, 2015 
        7:00 P.M. - 9:30 P.M.

Matchboxes, brooms, garbage cans, Zippo lighters and more fill the stage with energizing beats at STOMP, the inventive and invigorating stage show that’s dance, music and theatrical performance blended together in one electrifying rhythm.

STOMP is explosive, provocative, sophisticated, sexy, utterly unique and appeals to audiences of all ages. The return of the percussive hit also brings some new surprises, with some sections of the show now updated and restructured and the addition of two new full-scale routines, utilizing props like tractor tire inner tubes and paint cans. STOMP. See what all the noise is about.

Tickets available from $57.50 plus fees

POSTED: 10 days ago
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ST. PATRICK'S DAY BUFFET

  • 4:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M.

The Windows on the Water Restaurant is featuring a special St. Patrick’s Day Dinner Buffet on Tuesday, March 17th. Menu highlights include:

  • Beer battered fish
  • Shepherd’s pie
  • Corned beef and cabbage
  • Potato gnocchi
  • Fried chicken
  • Boiled red potatoes
  • Beer battered waffle fries
  • Potato soup
  • Salad bar
  • Assorted desserts
  • Holiday-themed drink selection*

Call 270-924-1131, ext. 561. for more information. Don’t forget to wear your green!

*Buffet price does not include alcoholic beverages

POSTED: 11 days ago
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Catch the fun and excitement of Thoroughbred racing all year long at Turfway Park. During our live...

Catch the fun and excitement of Thoroughbred racing all year long at Turfway Park. During our live fall, holiday, and winter/spring meets, check out your picks in the paddock and settle into our spacious grandstand to watch them run. Or claim your spot on the rail and get close to the action. But no matter what the season, you can watch, wager and win on simulcast action from across the country in The Race Book at Turfway Park.

The Homestretch Restaurant is open all year too. Take in Turfway today and experience all the action. After all, it’s not just an entertaining place to spend an afternoon or evening. It’s also one of the few sports destinations where you can leave with more money than you brought.

POSTED: 12 days ago
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HOPKINSVILLE INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL

The 6th annual Hopkinsville International Festival will take place on March 13th & 14th at the James E. Bruce Convention Center. On Friday March 13th the International Festival will be open from 4 PM until 6 PM and on Saturday March 14th the International Festival will be open from 10 AM until 6 PM. This event is free to the public and includes many family friendly activities.

There will be numerous international vendors offering goods and food during the 2 day festival. There will be a Kids Zone available that allows children, with parental supervision, to play International games. In addition, there is a Global Village with booths that represent the cultures of different countries from around the world as well as a multilingual story time. During the festival there will also be a multitude of International performers entertaining the crowd as well as offering an opportunity to teach the public.

There will be special activities occurring throughout the International Festival. On Friday there will be a children’s International Pageant and on Saturday there will be outdoor activities such as a kite festival.

POSTED: 15 days ago
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RHYTHM IN THE NIGHT: THE IRISH DANCE SPECTACULAR

Rhythm in the Night tells a tale of good versus evil and love and salvation told through Irish step dancing with a world class troupe of 18 male and female dancers. This epic 90 minute journey features amazing foot moves by the dancers as Balor seeks to find his way out of the dark world.  The battle scenes are particularly powerful with their lightning fast rhythms.  Adding to the drama and excitement of the production, Rhythm in the Night features an original soundtrack that delivers an orchestral atmosphere of legendary proportions.

It’s an age-old art form turned into a grand and glorious adventure to thrill audiences of all ages!

For tickets and info please call 270-904-1880 or visit http://www.theskypac.com

POSTED: 16 days ago
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53RD ANNUAL OWENSBORO ART GUILD JURIED EXHIBITION

  • Mar 7 - May 17, 2015

The Owensboro Museum of Fine Art celebrates the works of local and regional artists who will compete for awards in a showcase of painting, sculpture, and mixed media in the Owensboro Art Guild’s 53rd Annual Juried Exhibition.  One of the oldest continuing artists’ organizations in Kentucky, the guild promotes the works of Owensboro artists and is an advocacy organization promoting the importance of the visual arts to education and cultural tourism.

POSTED: 17 days ago
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BLUE GRASS TRUST ANTIQUES & GARDEN SHOW

  • Mar 6 - Mar 8, 2015 
        9:00 A.M. - 5:00 A.M.

More than 80 Quality Exhibitors, Designer and Garden Vignettes, fine antiques and art, gorgeous gardens and flowers, cool collectibles, vintage silver, stunning jewelry and more.

4089 Iron Works Parkway, Kentucky Horse Park, Lexington, KY 40511

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KENTUCKY CRAFTED: THE MARKET 2015

Kentucky Crafted: The Market is the Kentucky Arts Council’s signature event produced each year in the spring featuring the highest quality art, craft, literature, music, film and food found in the state. More than 200 Kentucky Crafted and select out-of-state artists, musicians and artisanal food producers make their finest work available to the general public.

Kentucky is one of a few states in the nation to sponsor a show of this kind for its art and craft businesses. Its 33-year tradition of excellence has not gone unnoticed. Kentucky Crafted: The Market has been named the No. 1 Fair & Festival in the country four times by readers of AmericanStyle Magazine. The Southeast Tourism Society has named it a Top 20 Event for 16 years.

POSTED: 24 days ago
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HOME EXPO 2015

  • Mar 6 - Mar 8, 2015

Presented by the Builders Association of South Central Kentucky, the Home Expo 2015 will feature approximately 100 booths showcasing products and services to enhance your life. Turn your home improvement, remodeling and design dreams into reality! Browse home products and services from builders and designers to landscapers and much more.

1021 Wilkinson Trace, Bowling Green, KY

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39th Humana Festival of New American Plays

MARCH 4 – APRIL 12, 2015

See it first.  See it here.

The Humana Festival of New American Plays is the premier event of its kind, celebrating some of the most talented voices in the American theatre. Each year, thousands of theatergoers come to Louisville for the opportunity to see groundbreaking works before they travel to stages across the nation and around the world. Experience these new plays before anyone else—and when they receive acclaim in New York, Chicago and further afield, you can take pride in having seen them first here at Actors Theatre.

For Accessibility information, call the Box Office at 502-584-1205 or email boxoffice@actorstheatre.org

316 West Main St.Louisville, KY 40202502-584-1205502-371-0956 TDD- See more at: http://actorstheatre.org/shows/39th-humana-festival-of-new-american-plays-2014-2015/#sthash.xDBMvQiJ.dpuf

POSTED: 26 days ago
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MAKER'S MARK AFTER DARK

You may have been on a Maker’s Mark® tour, but you have never seen the distillery like this. Mint Julep Tours and the world-famous Bourbon Brand have joined forces to allow you to “Experience the Maker.” Mint Julep Tours is offering an exclusive PRIVATE tour of Makers Mark Distillery where guests will hop aboard a customized Mint Julep Tours vehicle and be transported to the picturesque distillery for an evening of exceptional adventure. When the tours end at Maker’s Mark®, the doors will open only to you to experience the Bourbon Mecca after hours.

Enjoy a guided tour showcasing the bourbon making process, from grain to bottle. The night will be complete with a tasting with Maker’s Mark® inspired cocktails and southern style appetizers under the “Spirit of the Maker,” a new hand-blown glass ceiling by world-renowned artist Dale Chihuly.

Guests can also dip their own bottle and enjoy a private shopping experience. Tickets start at $199 a person and dates are limited. The tour is open January 20, February 27, March 20, April 3, May 21, June 12, July 16, August 7, September 3, October 9 and November 6.

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NEW HOME & REMODELING MARKETPLACE

If you are thinking about remodeling or new home construction, then this event is the place to go to get all your questions answered! The 2015 show will feature certified professional members of all trades ready to help you make the building and remodeling projects you have dreamed of become your reality!

POSTED: 1 month ago
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OWENSBORO BOAT AND RECREATION SHOW 2015

The 2015 Owensboro Boat & Recreation Show will be held at the new Owensboro Convention Center and feature surrounding area recreational marine dealers exhibiting their products and services to the boating enthusiast. The show is scheduled as a four-day event beginning on Thursday February the 26th and running through Sunday March the 1st, of 2015. We are dedicated to bringing a high quality annual event to the city of Owensboro. Many local and outlying dealers will be on hand displaying the most current models with competitive pricing. Come out and see what the new year has to offer the recreational boating Community!

Whether your lifestyle already allows you to enjoy recreational boating or you are just interested in checking out the boating lifestyle ~ then you will not be disappointed with the 2015 Owensboro Boat & Recreation Show. Mark your calendar to come out and enjoy this annual event, view the displays, speak to dealers, get current pricing, general boating information or search for the best deal on a new boat package. The best part is that it’s all inside under one roof!

POSTED: 1 month ago
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PEKING ACROBATS

2660 South Green StreetHenderson Fine Arts CenterHenderson, KY 42420

  • Feb 24, 2015 
        7:00 P.M. -

The Peking Acrobats practice extraordinary feats of balance, flexibility, and precision drawn from ancient Chinese folk traditions.

POSTED: 1 month ago
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