- Witherspoon and River Road Louisville, KY 40299 in Louisville, KY
This exciting presentation is one of the activities that takes place prior to the Kentucky Derby. The one day, mid-April event occurs around the third weekend in April and involves a thrilling acrobatic airshow provided by civilian and military aircraft. Enjoy an array of southern home cooking and in the evening, watch a dazzling fireworks display.
- Paducah, Kentucky in Paducah, KY
Quilters from across the country unite during the last weekend in April for this gala event that brings thousands of artisans to the community to showcase their talents. Admire the extensive collection of handmade quilts, attend workshops and browse through the many vendor booths.
At the end of April, a team of iconic riverboats gather on the Ohio river for this historic race. Guests may watch the event from the shoreline or purchase tickets to ride on one of the vessels during the competition. While aboard, enjoy an evening of dinner, bourbon tasting and live entertainment.
- Louisville, Kentucky in Louisville, KY
Always fun for the whole family, the annual state fair spans 10 days beginning in the middle of August and offers everything from championship livestock shows to a world class carnival, midway games and fun competitions along with a host of food and craft vendors, live entertainment and celebrity guests.
- Bardstown, Ky. in Bardstown, KY
Beginning in the middle of every September, the Bourbon Capital of the World commemorates their history of making whiskey with a multi-day event. Guests enjoy everything from black tie whiskey tasting events to parades, southern cooking and live entertainment along with a host of other activities.