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The Kentucky Tourism Tumblr feed has the latest Kentucky happenings and news on upcoming events and activities around the state. From food festivals to live music to craft fairs, check out what's been happening around Ky below. For more Kentucky happenings, view our full calendar of events.

Summer sun setting over Chimney Top Rock in Red River Gorge. 📷:...



Summer sun setting over Chimney Top Rock in Red River Gorge. 📷: @pmcdphoto (at Chimney Top Rock)

POSTED: 1 hour ago

Hope you have a bright sunshiny day! Photo by @kathy77777 in...



Hope you have a bright sunshiny day!
Photo by @kathy77777 in Bourbon County. (at Bourbon County)

POSTED: 3 days ago

It’s hot y'all. Stay cool at spots like Hurricane Bay in...



It’s hot y'all. Stay cool at spots like Hurricane Bay in Louisville. (📷: @kimberlymochi) (at Kentucky Kingdom & Hurricane Bay)

POSTED: 4 days ago

Great place to catch a Squirtle. Great place to catch some air. ...

A video posted by Travel KY (@kytourism) on



Great place to catch a Squirtle. Great place to catch some air. #lakecumberland #kystateparks #travelky #pokemongo (at Lake Cumberland State Resort Park)

POSTED: 5 days ago
TAGGED: travelky   |   pokemongo   |   lakecumberland   |   kystateparks

Painted sky over horse country. Photo by: @zstaten.photo (at...



Painted sky over horse country.
Photo by: @zstaten.photo (at Prospect, Kentucky)

POSTED: 5 days ago

Bowling Green countryside at it’s finest. Photo by...



Bowling Green countryside at it’s finest.
Photo by @jennastrawberry.
#travelKY #kysummer #kentucky #countryside #bgky (at Bowling Green, Kentucky)

POSTED: 6 days ago
TAGGED: countryside   |   travelky   |   bgky   |   kentucky   |   kysummer

Whether you were hiking the Auxier Ridge trail, rocking out at...



Whether you were hiking the Auxier Ridge trail, rocking out at Forecastle or catching Pokemon, we hope your weekend was an epic one. Happy Monday!
Photo by: @tandy.land
#travelKY #kysummer #kentucky #redrivergorge #hiking #summertime (at Auxier Ridge Trail)

POSTED: 7 days ago
TAGGED: redrivergorge   |   hiking   |   kentucky   |   summertime   |   kysummer   |   travelky

Summertime on Lake Cumberland. The weekend is almost here...



Summertime on Lake Cumberland. The weekend is almost here y'all!
Photo by @rachelspence812.
#travelKY #kysummer #kentucky #lakelife #wakeboarding #summertime #kystateparks #adventureky #lakecumberland (at Lake Cumberland State Resort Park)

POSTED: 11 days ago
TAGGED: lakecumberland   |   lakelife   |   kentucky   |   adventureky   |   wakeboarding   |   summertime   |   kysummer   |   travelky   |   kystateparks

Not a bad spot to watch the sun go down. Photo by...



Not a bad spot to watch the sun go down.
Photo by @andygoesplaces.
#travelKY #paducah #kentucky #kysummer #sunset #summernights (at Paducah, Kentucky)

POSTED: 12 days ago
TAGGED: paducah   |   summernights   |   sunset   |   kentucky   |   kysummer   |   travelky

Happy anniversary @ale8one! Cheers to 90 years. #travelKY...



Happy anniversary @ale8one! Cheers to 90 years. #travelKY #shoplocal #ale8one #kentucky #kysummer (at Ale-8-One Bottling Company)

POSTED: 12 days ago
TAGGED: shoplocal   |   ale8one   |   travelky   |   kentucky   |   kysummer

Taste a fresh gherkin from the vine, watch bison roam free and...



Taste a fresh gherkin from the vine, watch bison roam free and stop to smell the fresh flowers at a Woodland Farm tour in Oldham County. #TravelKY #kentucky #kysummer #shoplocal #farmlife #countryliving (at Woodland Farm)

POSTED: 12 days ago
TAGGED: countryliving   |   kentucky   |   farmlife   |   kysummer   |   shoplocal   |   travelky

Red River Gorge beauty by @rubber_duckie_remo. #travelKY...



Red River Gorge beauty by @rubber_duckie_remo.
#travelKY #kentucky #kysummer #hikelife #redrivergorge (at Auxier Ridge Trail)

POSTED: 13 days ago
TAGGED: redrivergorge   |   hikelife   |   travelky   |   kentucky   |   kysummer

Let the beef lovers unite! @lexingtonburgerweek starts now. One...



Let the beef lovers unite! @lexingtonburgerweek starts now. One week, 36 burgers to choose from. Pictured: The Spicy Nick -Angus beef patty, fried onion straws, fresh diced jalapeños, Nick’s spicy BBQ and melted cheese paired with a Blue Stallion Dunkel.
#travelky #kysummer #burgerlove #sharethelex #kentucky #shoplocal #summertime (at Nick Ryan’s)

POSTED: 14 days ago
TAGGED: shoplocal   |   sharethelex   |   kentucky   |   burgerlove   |   summertime   |   kysummer   |   travelky

The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Quaker State 400 returned to The...



The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Quaker State 400 returned to The Kentucky Speedway for the 6th time Saturday night. Let us know below if you were there for the action!
Photo by @rcrracing #travelky #kysummer #kentucky #nascar #speedway (at Kentucky Speedway)

POSTED: 14 days ago
TAGGED: speedway   |   travelky   |   nascar   |   kentucky   |   kysummer

Happy Monday y'all! Make this week a great one. Photo:...



Happy Monday y'all! Make this week a great one.
Photo: @zstaten.photo
#TravelKY #kysummer #horsecountry #kentucky #wanderlust (at Prospect, Kentucky)

POSTED: 14 days ago
TAGGED: wanderlust   |   horsecountry   |   travelky   |   kentucky   |   kysummer

Rockin’ away to the sweet sounds of @mastermusicfest....

A video posted by Travel KY (@kytourism) on



Rockin’ away to the sweet sounds of @mastermusicfest. #TravelKY #kysummer #musicfest #kentucky #hammocklife (at Master Musicians Festival)

POSTED: 16 days ago
TAGGED: hammocklife   |   musicfest   |   travelky   |   kentucky   |   kysummer

View from Louisville Bats Slugger Field last night. Photo by...



View from Louisville Bats Slugger Field last night. Photo by @smaynard85.
#travelKY #kysummer #louisvillelove #kentucky (at Louisville Slugger Field)

POSTED: 16 days ago
TAGGED: travelky   |   kentucky   |   louisvillelove   |   kysummer

Soybean sunset. Happy Friday y'all! Photo by @the_lowe_life....



Soybean sunset. Happy Friday y'all!
Photo by @the_lowe_life. #travelKY #kysummer #sunset #kentucky (at Versailles, Kentucky)

POSTED: 17 days ago
TAGGED: sunset   |   travelky   |   kentucky   |   kysummer

Love our small town main streets! Historic downtown Bardstown...



Love our small town main streets! Historic downtown Bardstown photo by @dmbdreamer41. #travelKY #kentucky #kysummer #mainstreet (at Bardstown, Kentucky)

POSTED: 17 days ago
TAGGED: mainstreet   |   travelky   |   kentucky   |   kysummer

Haven’t had a chance to purchase your Master Musician...



Haven’t had a chance to purchase your Master Musician Festival tickets yet? Have no fear. We’re giving away two passes for you and a friend to rock out all weekend long. Head to our Instagram to find out how to enter (KYTourism). See you in Somerset!
#travelKY #kentucky #musicfest #kysummer (at Somerset, Kentucky)

POSTED: 18 days ago
TAGGED: musicfest   |   travelky   |   kentucky   |   kysummer