Things to do in Elizabethtown

“Walk a mile in Elizabethtown and you will never want to leave.” What better motto for a small town? Certainly, our time in E’town left us wanting more. I’m already drawing up a new list for taking in the many things to do in Elizabethtown when we return. OUT ON A VINE WINE BAR I…

DESTINATION ELIZABETHTOWN, KENTUCKY

Developing and thriving since 1779, Elizabethtown, Kentucky is a fabulous destination located just off I-65 in the central portion of the Commonwealth. As always I suggest you drive straight downtown into the heart of the city. The stately courthouse is surrounded by a roundabout beckoning visitors and locals alike to pause and experience all this fine city…

Chevy Chase, The Place to Be

A wonderful mix of old and new, Chevy Chase in Lexington, Kentucky is the place to be with easy walkability to dozens of businesses, most of which are locally owned. DRINKING & DINING IN CHEVY CHASE: LEXINGTON, KENTUCKY PAPI’S MEXICAN RESTAURANT AND BAR I really love Papi’s restaurant. The vibe is fun and the ambiance…

The Chocolat Inn & Café – Tastefully Unique

What do you get when you add gourmet chocolate plus a trendy inn? The answer to the equation is a tastefully unique destination in our Commonwealth known as the Chocolat Inn & Café. Now that’s my kind of math!   The Chocolat Inn is situated in Beattyville, Kentucky and provides a one-of-a-kind experience for travelers…

Christmas in Kentucky

Christmastime in small town Kentucky will blow you away with their merry music, whimsical lighting and decor and fancy window displays. Click on the name of each town to get more details to plan your visit. Read on to learn more about spending Christmas in Kentucky. LAWRENCEBURG Home of Four Roses and Wild Turkey distilleries,…

Chenault Vineyards- Richmond, KY

I happily accepted an invitation to Chenault Vineyards for a lovely fall visit. Their picturesque campus is just stunning! Nestled in the rolling hills of Richmond, Kentucky this winery offers the ideal setting for any celebration, ranging from enchanted weddings to casual tastings with friends. Formerly Acres of Land Winery, the Chenault family purchased the…

Visit Paducah, Kentucky

As a Lexington resident writing a “Bluegrass” blog, I have the urge to venture out and explore more of Kentucky. Hmm, where to go on a long weekend that is within an easy, four hours drive from Central Kentucky? Paducah, Kentucky came immediately to mind which tapped some happy buttons! This delightful city provides alluring…

Hidden River Cave- Horse Cave, KY

I have driven I-65 on the Bluegrass Parkway a hundred times and I’ve seen the signs for the caves more than I can count. Though I’m a bit claustrophobic, I finally took the opportunity to stop and enjoy Horse Cave, KY and I couldn’t have been more thrilled! The Hidden River Cave and American Cave…