Gift of Kentucky

Give gifts that resonate long after the holiday season.


Among the great joys of gift giving at the holidays is the surprise and delight you bring to all of your friends and family. And this year, you can spread even more merriment with authentic gifts from Kentucky. 


Wow them with gifts of the visual and performing arts. Inspire them with distinctive culinary gifts or original stories from Kentucky writers. Fascinate them with museum memberships or one-of-kind crafts from local artisans. Kentucky offers just the perfect gift for that special someone.


Women shopping at the Kentucky Artisan Center in Berea, Kentucky


You’ll find a bounty of handmade treasures at the Kentucky Artisan Center in Berea, as well as art galleries and unique boutiques across the state. Or browse Kentucky Artists Directories provided by the  Kentucky Arts Council for great gift options all lovingly made by local creators: 


Lexington Philharmonic performance in Kentucky


Kentucky also offers unmatched experiences that create lifetime memories, from horse farms, distillery tours and local restaurants to outdoor adventures and weekend getaways at parks and resorts. Tickets to live performances, museum memberships, music by talented Kentuckians and books by local authors also make great stocking stuffers. More than just a gift, these experiences enrich the lives of those who create them – and receive them. But with so many great choices, how can you possibly choose?


Don’t worry – we got you! Check out this handy list of great Kentucky gift ideas to check everyone off your holiday list. The gift of Kentucky heightens senses, touchs souls, and lives on in the hearts of everyone on your list.


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