Annual Tater Day
The annual celebration of the sweet potato. Tater Day started in 1842 with the trading and selling of sweet potatoes.
Mountain Mushroom Festival
4/25/2015 - 4/26/2015
Morel market, cook-off, mushroom hunter interviews, morel/shiitake cooking demos, contest for largest & most mushrooms.
International Bar-B-Q Festival
5/8/2015 - 5/9/2015
Smoke from hickory-stoked fires blends with the aromas of sizzling chicken, bubbling burgoo and roasting mutton to complete the festival atmosphere.
Wine and Vine Fest
Kentucky wine country bus tours, wine tasting, music, amateur wine competition, grape stomp and auction.
Bourbon City BBQ Festival
6/5/2015 - 6/6/2015
Backyard BBQ Cookoff, KidsQ Cookoff, Antique Tractor & Car Display, Beer Pit, Arts & Crafts, Food Court, Cornhole Tournament, and Entertainment.
Fort Harrod Beef Festival
6/12/2015 - 6/13/2015
Who grills the best steak? Who grills the best Burger? These and other titles will be on the line at the 8th Annual Fort Harrod Beef Festival.
W. C. Handy Blues & Barbecue Festival
6/13/2015 - 6/20/2015
Features blues and Zydeco bands from across the US plus mounds of barbecue, red beans & rice and other great treats.
8/6/2015 - 8/9/2015
Celebrate the region’s love of Goetta, prepared in many ways including Goetta Reubens, omelets, pizza & more.
8/6/2015 - 8/8/2015
Demos of Kentucky folklife traditions, music, clogging, candle making, herbs, baked apple pies and animal demonstrations
Great Island Seafood Festival
8/13/2015 - 8/16/2015
Features premium seafood dishes from restaurants around the Northern Kentucky / Greater Cincinnati Region and music for all.
Kentucky State BBQ Festival
9/11/2015 - 9/13/2015
An eating event, so bring your appetite and get ready to enjoy America's original cuisine served up by celebrity Pitmasters from all over the country.
Kentucky Bourbon Festival
9/15/2015 - 9/20/2015
Smooth Bourbon, delicious food, and great entertainment, with a healthy dose of Kentucky hospitality thrown in for good measure.
9/24/2015 - 9/26/2015
Great food and music in celebration of one of nature's sweetest gifts.
Anderson County Burgoo Festival
9/25/2015 - 9/27/2015
Festival features a burgoo cookoff, bingo, music, pageants, crafts, a variety of food and more.
Morgan County Sorghum Festival
9/25/2015 - 9/27/2015
The mule-drawn cane mill, steaming vats, and little jugs of sorghum molasses set the stage for three full days of Kentucky mountain heritage.
Jim Beam BBQ Classic Cook-off
10/2/2015 - 10/3/2015
5th Annual Jim Beam BBQ Festival that is sanctioned by the Kansas City Barbeque Society
Trigg County Country Ham Festival
10/9/2015 - 10/11/2015
A celebration of the county's world-famous country hams, and the world's largest edible country ham biscuit!