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Kentucky Tourism and Sightseeing
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Trail of Tears
Trail of Tears
National Park in State of Kentucky, KY USA

National Historic Trail In 1838, the United States government forcibly removed more than 16,000 Cherokee Indian people from their homelands in Tennessee, Alabama, North Carolina, and Georgia, and sent them to Indian Territory (today known as Oklahoma).


Transylvania University
Transylvania University things to do on a rainy day in Lexington, KY
Culture in Lexington, KY USA

The oldest college west of the Allegheny Mountains "Transy," established in 1780, is the oldest college west of the Allegheny Mountains. Alumni include 50 U.S. senators; 36 governors; Jefferson Davis, President of the Confederacy; and Texas pioneer Stephen Austin.

Wild Turkey Distillery
Wild Turkey Distillery things to do on a rainy day in Lexington, KY
Brewery or Distillery in Lawrenceburg, KY USA

Legendary Bourbon known all over the world.

102.3 The Beat Presents Twista at The Thompson House
102.3 The Beat Presents Twista at The Thompson House things to do on a rainy day in Cincinnati, KY
Labor Day Weekend, Sep 05, 2020 (Saturday) Concert event in Newport, KY USA

102.3 The Beat Presents Twista September 05, 2020 at The Thompson House in Newport , KY 8:00PM

146th Kentucky Derby - Dining Hospitality Seating
146th Kentucky Derby - Dining Hospitality Seating things to do on a rainy day in Louisville, KY
Labor Day Weekend, Sep 05, 2020 (Saturday) Sports event in Louisville, KY USA

146th Kentucky Derby - Dining Hospitality Seating September 05, 2020 at Churchill Downs in Louisville, KY 8:00AM


146th Kentucky Derby - Reserved and Box Seating
146th Kentucky Derby - Reserved and Box Seating things to do on a rainy day in Louisville, KY
Labor Day Weekend, Sep 05, 2020 (Saturday) Sports event in Louisville, KY USA

146th Kentucky Derby - Reserved and Box Seating September 05, 2020 at Churchill Downs in Louisville, KY 8:00AM

146th Kentucky Oaks - Dining Hospitality Seating
146th Kentucky Oaks - Dining Hospitality Seating things to do on a rainy day in Louisville, KY
Labor Day Weekend, Sep 04, 2020 (Friday) Sports event in Louisville, KY USA

146th Kentucky Oaks - Dining Hospitality Seating September 04, 2020 at Churchill Downs in Louisville, KY 8:00AM

146th Kentucky Oaks - Reserved and Box Seating
146th Kentucky Oaks - Reserved and Box Seating things to do on a rainy day in Louisville, KY
Labor Day Weekend, Sep 04, 2020 (Friday) Sports event in Louisville, KY USA

146th Kentucky Oaks - Reserved and Box Seating September 04, 2020 at Churchill Downs in Louisville, KY 8:00AM

A Furious Release Party: Soundtrack To a Car Chase
A Furious Release Party: Soundtrack To a Car Chase things to do on a rainy day in Cincinnati, KY
Next Month, Sep 11, 2020 (Friday) Concert event in Newport, KY USA

A Furious Release Party: Soundtrack To a Car Chase September 11, 2020 at The Southgate House Revival - The Sanctuary in Newport, KY 9:00PM


Backstreet Boys: DNA World Tour at Rupp Arena
Backstreet Boys: DNA World Tour at Rupp Arena things to do on a rainy day in Lexington, KY
Sep 08, 2021 (Wednesday) Concert event in Lexington, KY USA

Backstreet Boys: DNA World Tour September 08, 2021 at Rupp Arena in Lexington, KY 7:30PM

Ben Haggard: the Son Also Rises at Green River Live
Ben Haggard: the Son Also Rises at Green River Live things to do on a rainy day in Kentucky
Next Month, Sep 12, 2020 (Saturday) Concert event in Greensburg, KY USA

Ben Haggard: the Son Also Rises September 12, 2020 at Green River Live in Greensburg, KY 7:30PM

Bikini Kill at Headliners Music Hall
Bikini Kill at Headliners Music Hall things to do on a rainy day in Louisville, KY
Next Month, Sep 23, 2020 (Wednesday) Concert event in Louisville, KY USA

Bikini Kill September 23, 2020 at Headliners Music Hall in Louisville, KY 8:00PM

Black Pumas at Madison Theater
Black Pumas at Madison Theater things to do on a rainy day in Cincinnati, KY
May 01, 2021 (Saturday) Concert event in Covington, KY USA

Black Pumas May 01, 2021 at Madison Theater in Covington, KY 9:00PM

Blessed Black/Scarangella/Inoculus/92nova
Blessed Black/Scarangella/Inoculus/92nova things to do on a rainy day in Cincinnati, KY
Labor Day Weekend, Sep 05, 2020 (Saturday) Concert event in Newport, KY USA

Blessed Black/Scarangella/Inoculus/92nova September 05, 2020 at The Southgate House Revival - Revival Room in Newport, KY 8:00PM

Blitzkid, the Epidemic, Lurking Corpses, Season of the Witch
Blitzkid, the Epidemic, Lurking Corpses, Season of the Witch things to do on a rainy day in Cincinnati, KY
Oct 27, 2020 (Tuesday) Concert event in Newport, KY USA

Blitzkid, the Epidemic, Lurking Corpses, Season of the Witch October 27, 2020 at The Southgate House Revival - The Sanctuary in Newport, KY 8:30PM

Bluegrass Bash Demolition Derby at Freedom Hall
Bluegrass Bash Demolition Derby at Freedom Hall things to do on a rainy day in Louisville, KY
Columbus Day Weekend, Oct 10, 2020 (Saturday) Sports event in Louisville, KY USA

Bluegrass Bash Demolition Derby October 10, 2020 at Freedom Hall in Louisville, KY 4:00PM

Boo Fest 2 featuring Kevin Gates and Friends at Rupp Arena
Boo Fest 2 featuring Kevin Gates and Friends at Rupp Arena things to do on a rainy day in Lexington, KY
Halloween, Oct 31, 2020 (Saturday) Concert event in Lexington, KY USA

Boo Fest 2 featuring Kevin Gates and Friends October 31, 2020 at Rupp Arena in Lexington, KY 8:00PM

Bruce Hornsby & the Noisemakers at Lexington Opera House
Bruce Hornsby & the Noisemakers at Lexington Opera House things to do on a rainy day in Lexington, KY
Jun 17, 2021 (Thursday) Concert event in Lexington, KY USA

Bruce Hornsby & the Noisemakers June 17, 2021 at Lexington Opera House in Lexington, KY 7:30PM

Buddy Guy at Lexington Opera House
Buddy Guy at Lexington Opera House things to do on a rainy day in Lexington, KY
Mar 07, 2021 (Sunday) Concert event in Lexington, KY USA

Buddy Guy March 07, 2021 at Lexington Opera House in Lexington, KY 7:30PM

Cameron Airborne at The Thompson House
Cameron Airborne at The Thompson House things to do on a rainy day in Cincinnati, KY
Oct 30, 2020 (Friday) Concert event in Newport, KY USA

Cameron Airborne October 30, 2020 at The Thompson House in Newport , KY 8:00PM

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Kentucky

Attractions
Activities
Indoor Activities
Events
Places to stay

Regions

Bowling Green
Lexington
Louisville

Best Places to Stay in Kentucky


Candlewood Suites Oak Grove/Fort Campbell
Guest Score:
From $90 / night.


Swimming Pool, Non Smoking Rooms.
Charming Home In Derby City
Guest Score:
From $300 / night.


Non Smoking Rooms.
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Corbin
Guest Score:
From $111 / night.


Swimming Pool, Non Smoking Rooms.
Ky Lake Area Cabin
Guest Score:
From $95 / night.


Non Smoking Rooms.
The Candle Loft
Guest Score:
From $109 / night.


Non Smoking Rooms.

Best Time to Visit Kentucky


The best time to visit Kentucky is in the summer and fall. Summer temperatures are mild with averages in the low 70's and highs in the mid 80's. Nights are cool with lows in the low 60's. Fall temperatures are cool with averages in the low 50's and highs in the low 60's. Fall nights are cold with lows in the low 40's.

Spring Visit Kentucky in the summerSummer Visit Kentucky in the fallFall Winter


Monthly Temperatures in Kentucky


Month Low Avg High
January 23.5 32.1 40.6
February 26.9 36.5 46.0
March 35.2 45.7 56.2
April 43.6 55.1 66.6
May 53.3 64.5 75.6
June 62.2 72.9 83.6
July 66.5 77.0 87.4
August 64.7 75.4 86.0
September 57.6 68.5 79.5
October 45.7 57.0 68.3
November 36.8 46.3 55.7
December 27.9 36.5 45.1

Destinations in and around Kentucky to Visit



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