Summer festival season: An annual opportunity to explore something new. Here’s our “Kentucky Greatest:”
Fancy Farm – Political picnicking.
Great American Brass Band Festival, Danville, – So. Much. Brass.
Highland Renaissance Festival, Eminence, – Time travel.
Kentucky Bourbon Festival, Bardstown – Where else?
Kentucky Mountain Laurel Festival, Pineville – Since 1931.
Marion County Country Ham Days – 40,000 visitors, 4,000 pounds of ham, 50 years.
Riverfest Regatta, Augusta – Steamboats and fair food.
W.C. Handy Blues & Barbecue Festival, Henderson – Music and food. Perfection.
World Chicken Festival, London – World’s largest skillet, 120,000 chicken dinners, 30 years.
WorldFest, Louisville – ‘Round the world, still in Kentucky.