Kentucky Proud

Calendar of Events

Grand Opening Celebration

Saturday, May 03, 2014 - Saturday, May 03, 2014

311 North Main Street Berea, Kentucky 40403
Jessa Turner
Comments: Beginning at 9 on May 3, the Berea College Farm Store and the Berea Farmers' Market will host a grand opening celebration to welcome the return of warm weather, local food abundance, and community involvement. At 9:30, there will be a series of opening remarks from college and community leaders, ending with a toast of mint juleps when the Store opens for the business day. The grand opening celebrations will include yoga, live music, giveaways, food samples, and a farm animal showcase.

11th Annual Blooming Bardstown Garden Tour and Marketplace

Saturday, June 07, 2014 - Saturday, June 07, 2014
Tour 9-4, Marketplace 8-2 EST

Nelson County Extension Office, 317 South Third Street, Bardstown, Ky.
Jean Odell
11th Annual Blooming Bardstown Garden Tour and Marketplace
Comments: The Garden Tour, held rain or shine, features private gardens and a downtown walking tour in historic Bardstown. Tickets are $8 in advance, $10 day of tour and $7 for groups of 10 or more. The Marketplace is free to attend. You'll be able to buy tour tickets, plants, and garden treasures and submit bids in the silent auction, enter the door prize, grab a bite to eat, and attend informational exhibits. Call 502-348-9204 for more info.

Kentucky State Fair

Thursday, August 14, 2014 - Sunday, August 24, 2014

Kentucky Exposition Center, Louisville, Ky.
Kentucky Exposition Center
(502) 367-5000
Comments: The Kentucky State Fair is the official state fair of Kentucky which takes place at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville. More than 600,000 fairgoers fill the 520 acres of indoor and outdoor exhibits, eat a smorgasbord of Kentucky Proud food, and ride hair-raising, adrenaline-pumping coasters during the 11-day event.