From spectacular natural beauty to exciting urban attractions, Kentucky is filled with history and culture. As one of the original frontiers of the United States, the Bluegrass State has a long and storied history filled with mythical figures, including Daniel Boone. The state's industries, including horse breeding and bourbon manufacturing, give the state a rich tapestry of events, activities, festivals, museums and more.
- Centre College Danville, KY 40423 in Danville, KY
For an entire four day weekend at the beginning of June the community welcomes bands from across the country to participate in this event that bolsters the appreciation of music created by brass bands. The event also features a parade and a community BBQ.
Hear traditional Bluegrass music for four days in the middle of every June. Celebrated performers from across the country arrive at the campgrounds and provide live performances daily.
- Louisville, KY in Louisville, KY
Every year in the middle of July the waterfront community comes together to hear the music presented by a large line-up of artists offering everything from hip hop to rock. Held at the local fairgrounds, visitors enjoy a variety of activities for all ages.
During the last weekend in September, the community celebrates being the home of the first Kentucky Fried Chicken restaurant by providing southern fried chicken prepared on a 10 foot wide skillet. Guests also enjoy the carnival, crafts and other events.