Kentucky Department of Travel - Recent Headlines
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- With Water Level Rising, Kentucky's Lake Cumberland Is a Great Summer Vacation Spot
Wednesday, May 22, 2013
More boaters, anglers and vacationers are expected to head to Lake Cumberland this summer as the pristine southeastern Kentucky lake’s water level rises about 20 feet following repairs to the dam.
- Get in the Derby Spirit and Throw a Kentucky-Themed Party
Wednesday, April 03, 2013
Got Kentucky Derby fever but can’t make it to Louisville for the 139th Run for the Roses on May 4? Then throw a Derby party of your own complete with mint juleps, Hot Browns, bourbon balls and Kern’s Derby-Pie®.
- Venues Reflect Diversity of Kentucky's Musical Culture
Friday, March 01, 2013
Kentuckians’ love for music has spawned an abundance of venues where it’s performed live.
- Kentucky Crafts Workshops Offer Training for Aspiring Artisans
Thursday, February 14, 2013
From Paducah to Berea, Kentucky offers an array of crafts workshops for aspiring artisans who want to learn how to mold clay, sew quilts, marble paper, print fabrics, create a journal and a host of other skills.