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Join us in October 17, 2014 as the Laurel Home Guard Present their highly acclaimed Civil War reenactment of the Battle of Camp Wildcat in Laurel County, KY

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TAGGED: Kentucky   |   TravelKy   |   London   |   civilwar
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TAGGED: Kentucky   |   TravelKy   |   MountSterling   |   Festival

Murder & Mayhem Tours

Thursday nights in October.  Age 18 and over.
Reservations only!
502-696-9127 or

POSTED: 5 days ago
TAGGED: Kentucky   |   TravelKy   |   Frankfort   |   halloween

34th Annual Buick GS Nationals

Buick GS Grand Nationals will be hitting the historic track at Beech Bend Raceway as the Buick GSCA presents its 34th consecutive annual week-long get together in Bowling Green. Included is racing, a car show, and many other auto enthusiast attractions.

POSTED: 6 days ago
TAGGED: Kentucky   |   TravelKy   |   BowlingGreen   |   beechbend

Centennial Festival of Riverboats

October 14-19 2014, historic riverboats will provide the backdrop as Louisville plays host to a six-day festival of food, bourbon, music and art at the internationally-acclaimed Waterfront Park. 

POSTED: 7 days ago
TAGGED: Kentucky   |   TravelKy   |   bellelouisville   |   gotolouisville

KY Guild of Artists & Craftsmen Fall Fair

Exquisite works of art and crafts by juried Kentucky artists and craftsmen, live music, great food and demonstrations.  Oct 11 - 12, 2014 Indian Fort Theatre, Berea, KY

POSTED: 10 days ago
TAGGED: Kentucky   |   TravelKy   |   Berea   |   arts   |   crafts   |   music   |   food

Native American Harvest Moon and Trade Days

Celebrate the harvest with music, dancing and storytelling on Friday and Saturday evening in Corbin, KY.

POSTED: 11 days ago
TAGGED: Kentucky   |   TravelKy   |   Corbin   |   harvest   |   music   |   dance

Bourbon Chase

The Bourbon Chase celebrates the best of Kentucky. It is a 200-mile journey across the Bluegrass State – through our historic bourbon distilleries, across our majestic horse country, and into our enchanting small towns.

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POSTED: 12 days ago
TAGGED: Kentucky   |   TravelKy   |   Bourbon

Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular

The Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular began in Oxford, Massachusetts in 1988. It’s entertainment for the entire family. The Louisville event, October 9 – November 2, will be held in Iroquois Park with 5,000 carved pumpkins lining a ¼-mile walking trail, illuminated at night as an “art show” daily from dusk to 11 p.m. during the week (Sunday-Thursday) and midnight on Friday & Saturday.

POSTED: 13 days ago
TAGGED: Kentucky   |   TravelKy   |   502pumpkins   |   gotolouisville

Commemoration of the Battle of Perryville

October 4 - 5, 2014

Thousands of visitors participate in the popular October weekend event in Perryville each year that commemorates the Oct. 8, 1862 Civil War Battle of Perryville.   Re-enactors demonstrate military maneuvers that were used in the battle.  There are living history encampments, a lecture series, book presenters, antique and vendor tents, a Commemoration Parade, ghost tours, Period Social and a “Taste of 1862” Dinner & Dance featuring an authenic meal prepared over an open fire.  Other fun activities include a craft fair, flea market, festival food, a car show and a street dance.

POSTED: 17 days ago
TAGGED: Kentucky   |   TravelKy   |   Perryville   |   CivilWar

Kentucky Apple Festival

Arts, crafts,vendors,music and rides. Paintsville, KY Oct 3 - Oct 5, 2014  

7:00 P.M. - 10:30 P.M.

POSTED: 18 days ago
TAGGED: TravelKy   |   Kentucky   |   Paintsville   |   Festival

Jerusalem Ridge Bluegrass Celebration

Live Bluegrass Music from the home of Bill Monroe. Beaver Dam, KY

Oct 2 - Oct 5, 2014

POSTED: 19 days ago
TAGGED: Kentucky   |   bluegrass   |   music   |   beaver dam


The 11th annual event will be Thursday through Sunday October 2-5, and each day’s distance is approximately 60 miles.  Cyclist have an option of riding all four days, Friday through Sunday, or Thursday only.

POSTED: 1 month ago
TAGGED: Kentucky   |   kyparks   |   bicycle

29th Rollercoaster Yard Sale

Over 150 miles of yard sales, crafts,entainment,historic sites and more. Cave City, KY.

POSTED: 1 month ago
TAGGED: Kentucky   |   cave city   |   yardsale   |   crafts   |   entertainment   |   sites

The 1778 Siege of Fort Boonesborough

Saturday and Sunday battle re-enactments.  Come early and spend the day learning about 18th century life in Kentucky.  See a Living History Event including militia and settlers’ camps, Native American Village, merchants, traders, food, music and more. Visit the Museum Store and 18th century Transylvania Store.  This event is free with regular fort admission. Richmond, KY Sep 27-28, 2014.

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TAGGED: Kentucky   |   kyparks   |   richmond   |   reenactment   |   history   |   food   |   music

Marion County Country Ham Days

Sep 27-28, 2014 in Lebanon. Featuring Country Ham Breakfast, Bourbon Chase, Carnival, Music, 5K Run, Arts & Crafts, Parade, Car, Truck and Motorcycle show.


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TAGGED: Kentucky   |   lebanon   |   Bourbon   |   music   |   Arts   |   crafts

Anderson County Burgoo Festival

Festival features a Burgoo cook off, music, pageants, bingo, crafts, a variety of food, & lots of fun for everyone.  Sep 26-28, 2014 

POSTED: 1 month ago
TAGGED: Kentucky   |   festival   |   burgoo   |   music   |   pageants   |   bingo   |   crafts   |   food

25th Annual World Chicken Festival

This festival has it all. Worlds largest skillet. parade,games, music, lots of food and crafts. London, Ky Sep 25-28, 2014.

POSTED: 1 month ago
TAGGED: Kentucky   |   london   |   festival   |   food   |   crafts

Mountain Heritage Festival

 Over 10,000 visitors attend the festivities annually. This community event proudly promotes the heritage of its people by showcasing various craft demonstrations, past and present.
Vendors, crafts,moonshine still,soap making, carnival and more. In Whitesburg, KY Sep 22-27, 2014.

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TAGGED: Kentucky   |   festival   |   whitesburg   |   vendors   |   crafts

HarvestFest at Shaker Village

Kick-off the fall season with a down-home harvest celebration for the whole family! Climb hay stacks and bob for apples in the Kids’ Village, meet the animals on the farm, enjoy live music and so much more! Sep 20-21, 2014.

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TAGGED: Kentucky   |   Harrodsburg   |   shakervillage   |   festival