Kentucky Food Festivals and Shows
(Food, Wine, Beer & Agricultural Events)
2019 - 2020 Kentucky Month by month Listings
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Here are JUST A FEW Featured Events:
September 18-22, 2019
Kentucky Bourbon Festival
One of the Commonwealth’s leading community festivals, saluting and showcasing the Bourbon making process and the storied history of Kentucky’s renowned industry. Many distilleries, plus genuine Kentucky arts and crafters, display their wares…on the lawn of Spalding Hall from Friday evening through Sunday. The attendance for last year’s Kentucky Bourbon Festival -Bourbon Capital of the World was approximately 53,000 individuals hailing from 44 States and 14 different countries as well as the District of Columbia. Attendance: 53,000.
September 27-29, 2019
Marion County Country Ham Days
Marion County Country Ham Days, hosted by the Marion County Chamber of Commerce, will be celebrating its 50th Anniversary the last full weekend in September. The festival welcomes over 30,000 visitors each year. The event began in 1969, and started with a mere six hams and a small number of volunteers. Today, Ham Days serves over 3,000 pounds of country ham at our breakfast and food booths and recruits over 200 Marion County volunteers. Attendance: 30,000+.
October 3-5, 2019 - 14th Annual Fort Harrod Beef Festival
Fort Harrod, Kentucky
Who grills the best steak? Who grills the best Burger? These and other titles will be on the line at the Annual Fort Harrod Beef Festival. The festival weekend is chocked full of activities for all age groups. Mercer County Fairgrounds. We would love to have you join us as we celebrate Kentucky’s beef industry! Entrance into the festival is FREE, but there is a charge for some activities.
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