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FIFTH THIRD BANK'S A CHRISTMAS CAROL

  • Nov 25 - Dec 23, 2014 
         7:00 P.M.

A beautifully redesigned production of the beloved holiday tale, filled with warmth, visual splendor and joyous music.

POSTED: 21 hours ago
TAGGED: Kentucky   |   TravelKy   |   Louisville   |   Christmas   |   @ATLouisville

SESAME STREET LIVE

Sesame Street Live at the East KY Expo Center Nov. 25 and 26, 2014.  Located at 126 Main St., Pikeville.  Tickets go on sale Aug. 8 at 10 am at the Box Office, ticketmaster.com or charge by phone by calling 1-800  745-3000

POSTED: 2 days ago
TAGGED: Kentucky   |   TravelKy   |   Pikeville   |   SesameStreet   |   KyExpo

SOUTHERN LIGHTS STROLL

Southern Lights Stroll – Presented by the Kentucky Horse Park Foundation
  Kentucky Horse Park Foundation – 859-255-5727; www.khpfoundation.org

Lace up, head out, and help us turn on the lights. The Kentucky Horse Park invites you to help us set the Holiday Season in motion as you join us for the  annual Southern Lights Stroll. A fundraiser for the Kentucky Horse Park.

Imagine a twilight walk, set in the magnificent surroundings of the Kentucky Horse Park.  Get set to run, walk or stroll your way through thousands of the dazzling lights.

POSTED: 6 days ago
TAGGED: Kentucky   |   TravelKy   |   Lexington   |   KHP   |   Christmas

Christmas at the Galt House Hotel

2014 will bring a complete transformation of Christmas at the Galt House Hotel that will delight all the senses November 15, 2014 through January 1, 2015. During the 47-day event, guests are invited to experience a unique Christmas Village and be entertained by two-time Grammy Award Winner Pam Tillis. (Closed Thanksgiving & Christmas Day- Full Schedule at ChristmasattheGaltHouse.com)

POSTED: 7 days ago
TAGGED: Kentucky   |   TravelKy   |   Christmas   |   GaltHouse   |   Louisville

38TH ANNUAL HOLIDAY FOREST

The Owensboro Museum of Fine Art’s 38th Holiday Forest Festival of Trees will feature more than a dozen monumental Christmas trees designed and decorated by area artists, floral designers and non-profit organizations. This year’s event will interpret The Consummate Craftsman, a major exhibition by Southeastern artists.

POSTED: 8 days ago
TAGGED: Kentucky   |   TravelKy   |   Owensboro   |   Christmas   |   Festival   |   omfa

GRAND RIVERS FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS

Lights, Lights, and more lights.  In Grand Rivers our Christmas celebration includes over 700,000 lights and displays in Patti’s Settlement and downtown.  Eternal Vision Gospel Group will be performing at the Gazebo at Patti’s 1880’s Settlement.  The lights will turn on at dusk. The Festival of Lights continues through the first week of January.  

POSTED: 9 days ago
TAGGED: Kentucky   |   TravelKy   |   Christimas   |   Festival   |   GrandRivers   |   Patti'sSettlement

21ST ANNUAL SHELTOWEE ARTISANS ART FAIR

  • Nov 08, 2014 
         10:00 A.M. - 6:00 P.M.
  • Nov 09, 2014 
         Noon - 5:00 P.M.

Over 32 of the finest eastern and southern Kentucky artists join together to display and sell their work. From baskets, oil and watercolor paintings, pottery and quilts to contemporary furniture, jewelry and musical instruments and much more. For more info: 606-875-5264

www.sheltoweeart.com 

POSTED: 19 days ago
TAGGED: Kentucky   |   TravelKy   |   Somerset   |   Art   |   Fair   |   Sheltowee

KEENELAND NOVEMBER BREEDING STOCK SALE

The Keeneland November Breeding Stock Sale is the world’s premier Thoroughbred auction of its type in terms of total sales and average. Conducted annually since 1944 the sale attracts horsemen from all over the globe. 

POSTED: 20 days ago
TAGGED: Kentucky   |   TravelKy   |   Horses   |   keeneland   |   Lexington

CANDLELIGHT TOUR

  • Nov 6 - Nov 9, 2014 
         6:00 P.M. - 11:00 P.M.
Commonwealth Credit Union presents The 34th Annual Candlelight Tour in Downtown Frankfort November 6 through November 9th.  The annual Candlelight Tour is the unofficial start to Frankfort’s holiday season and a beloved tradition for all generations.  From carriage rides to hot chocolate, from visits with Santa and a cocktail stroll, this four day festival, named on of the Kentucky Travel Industry Association’s “Top Ten Fall 2012 Events & Festivals,” offers something for young and old alike.  Make plans to join us for this time-honored tradition and illuminate your holidays season with candlelight!
POSTED: 21 days ago
TAGGED: Kentucky   |   TravelKy   |   CCU   |   Frankfort   |   Holiday   |   Festival   |   Santa

MILL SPRINGS BATTLEFIELD ASSOCIATION'S ANNUAL GHOST WALK

  • Nov 08, 2014 
         5:00 P.M. - 8:30 P.M.

The Ghostwalk is a living history interpretive event that portrays different views of the Battle of Mill Springs. Visitors will be guided by lantern, through our “trail of history” as they are taken back in time…and you never know who you might meet along the way!

For more information call 606-636-4045 or visit 
www.millsprings.net.

 

POSTED: 22 days ago
TAGGED: Kentucky   |   TravelKy   |   Nancy   |   MillSprings   |   battlefield   |   ghostwalk

6TH ANNUAL ART HOP GALLERY SHOW & SALE

  • Nov 07, 2014 
         5:00 P.M. - 9:00 P.M.

Multiple local artist that will be found in different locations in Downtown Henderson. Patrons can stroll, view & purchase artwork.

POSTED: 23 days ago
TAGGED: Kentucky   |   TravelKy   |   Art   |   tourhendersonky

8TH ANNUAL TANNER STATION RIFLE FROLIC

  • Nov 1 - Nov 2, 2014 
         10:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.
Please join us for the fifth-annual Tanner’s Station rifle frolic Saturday, November 1st and Sunday, November 2nd at Blue Licks Battlefield State Park, Blue Licks, Kentucky. Saturday’s events include an off hand championship and a night shooting event. Sunday’s team shoot is open to any three- man team. Shooting begins at 10:00am each day. Prizes include a variety of high quality items. This is a premier living history shooting event. Come ready for anything. All shooting will be from the bag, fixed open sights, round ball, full stock flintlock rifle. No steel, fiberglass, or brass range rods. Shooters are to use the wood ramrod that fits in the thimbles of his or her rifle. No shaders. Loading blocks are allowed. Targets range to 200 yards. Period camping is available on the grounds of Tanner’s Station. Modern camping and rooms are available at Blue Licks State Park. Shooters must compete Saturday, Saturday night and Sunday to be eligible for all prizes.
POSTED: 1 month ago
TAGGED: Kentucky   |   TravelKy   |   ParksKy   |   Carlisle

PROFESSIONAL RODEO AT EAST KY EXPO CENTER

The International Professional Rodeo Association sanctioned Hedrick Rodeo Company presented by the El Hasa Shriners will ride into the East Kentucky Expo Center on Friday, October 31st and Saturday, November 1st, 2014. Tickets will be on-sale at 10:00am at the Appalachian Wireless Box Office, www.ticketmaster.com or charge by phone at 1-800-745-3000. Ticket prices are $18.00, $25.00 and $35.00 with children under 12 admitted at half price.

Professional rodeo at its best. Hedrick Rodeo Company exhibits style, showmanship, and incredible family entertainment. America’s toughest sport is displayed with class and helps to preserve the strong values of Western Heritage and the cowboy life. Patriotism, athleticism, along with excitement, and thrills will be present.

POSTED: 1 month ago
TAGGED: Kentucky   |   TravelKy   |   Pikeville   |   rodeo

HAUNTED FRONTIER

  • Oct 30, 2014 
         7:00 P.M. - 10:00 P.M.
  • Oct 31, 2014 
         7:00 P.M. - 11:00 P.M.
  • Nov 01, 2014 
         7:00 P.M. - 11:00 P.M.
A haunted house 240 years in the making.  Come and experience this haunt that starts in the old fort before interring the wooded area behind the fort,  very near the Oldest Cemetery in the state of Kentucky!  Most of the haunt is outside in the smoky darkness of this historic place.   This is a serious haunt, not recommended for children under 10 or the weak hearted!
POSTED: 1 month ago
TAGGED: Kentucky   |   TravelKy   |   Harrodsburg   |   Halloween

ALLTECH NATIONAL HORSE SHOW

  • Oct 28 - Nov 2, 2014
  • Kentucky Horse Park
    Lexington, KY
America’s oldest indoor horse show.

BREEDERS’ CUP WAGERING AVAILABLE DURING NATIONAL HORSE SHOW

Attend the Nation’s Top Horse Show while Betting on the Nation’s Top Thoroughbred Racing

POSTED: 1 month ago
TAGGED: Kentucky   |   TravelKy   |   Lexington   |   KyHorsePark

BATTLE OF LEATHERWOOD RE-ENACTMENT

  • Oct 24 - Oct 26, 2014 
         8:00 A.M. - 6:00 P.M.
A three day event held the fourth weekend in October. This American Civil War battle was over a salt works operation, which occurred in the fall of 1862. The Re-enactment of the Battle of Leatherwood includes a living history Civil War camp and a Civil War ball, in addition to two battles. The battlefield is located across from the Leatherwood Blackey Clinic at 464 Ky. Hwy. 699 in Cornettsville, Kentucky. Visit their website at www.battleofleatherwood.com to view their schedule of events, schedule a school field trip or learn more about their story.
POSTED: 1 month ago
TAGGED: Kentucky   |   TravelKy   |   Cornettsville   |   civilwar

MURRAY HIGHLAND FESTIVAL

  • Oct 25, 2014 
         9:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.
Spend a day in Scotland at the Murray Highland Festival!  Events include Scottish Highland Games, music performances by Highland Reign and 17th Lancers Pipe Band, Clan tents, Wee Bairn Games and demonstrations of Highland dancing and weaving.  Need a kilt? Visit with the vendors for Scotland related merchandise or pick up  Haggis and Scotch Eggs for lunch.  Visit www.murraykyhighlandgames.com to see the schedule of events, clans, vendors and much more!
POSTED: 1 month ago
TAGGED: Kentucky TravelKy   |   Murray   |   Festival   |   music   |   vendors

HARVEST MOON FESTIVAL

  • Oct 23, 2014 
         6:00 P.M. - 10:00 P.M.

Bring your own chair and come enjoy the music of Kelly Rae Burton, Kevin Dalton & the

Tuesday Bloomers and Tyler Childers. Market on Main will feature and special Fall Market

 (6-10pm) with activities for the entire family.

Call 606-676-0865 for additional information.

POSTED: 1 month ago
TAGGED: Kentucky   |   TravelKy   |   Somerset   |   Festival   |   music

WOOLLY WORM FESTIVAL

Far from being a normal festival, the Woolly Worm Festival became a tradition rooted in Lee County’s culture. The woolly worm is believed to forecast the weather for the coming winter season. A woolly worm’s body has 13 segments-each corresponding to a week in winter. If a segment is light brown, that means the week will be mild. If a segment is black, that means a harsh, cold week. The worm acted as a weather predictor for many old time farmers who would harvest crop and cut firewood in preparation for the upcoming winter. 

Festival food, Woolly Worm Races, Live Entertainment on two stages, Inflatables for the kids, and over 100 booths up and down both sides of Main Street. Enjoy the opening ceremony on Friday, October 24th, Parade on Saturday October 25th, and Car Show and Closing ceremony on Sunday, October 26, 2014. 

POSTED: 1 month ago
TAGGED: Kentucky   |   TravelKy   |   Beattyville   |   Festival

WOOLLY WORM FESTIVAL

Festival food, Woolly Worm Races, Live Entertainment on two stages, Inflatables for the kids, and over 100 booths up and down both sides of Main Street. Enjoy the opening ceremony on Friday, October 24th, Parade on Saturday October 25th, and Car Show and Closing ceremony on Sunday, October 26, 2014. 
POSTED: 1 month ago