Blog Entries Tagged as Kentucky

  • Nov
  • 2

Sensations at Lexington’s Public Square

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Cheapside Park, the public square of Lexington, Kentucky , is certainly a good place to sense the collective character of the city’s residents, and it also makes visitors feel immensely welcome.

The park is jam-packed for the Saturday farmers’ markets , Thursday Night Live concerts , and occasional events such as the Bluegrass Pride decorated rain-barrel exhibition. The park abuts the historic county courthouse, a gem of Richardsonian Romanesque architecture.

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  • Jul
  • 20

Louisville’s Edgy Veggie Bardstown Scene

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Louisville

There’s much more to Louisville, Kentucky , than horseracing and bourbon.

I talked about NuLu in a piece earlier this year , but I hope to return to check out some of the area’s new attractions. Among them is a new Consuming Cultures exhibit at Proof on Main , which features Johnston Foster’s birds made of scavenged materials. Dana Ellyn , who has tackled heavy themes such as …

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  • Mar
  • 28

Vegan Bourbon-Tasting Dinner

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One advantage of spirits over beer and wine is that I rarely have to ask, “Is this vegan?” That’s no excuse to overindulge, but it sure is convenient when visiting Louisville , Kentucky, whose economy has been hydrated by bourbon since the 1780s, when a reverend discovered that fire-charred oak barrels gave whiskey an amber hue and vanilla-caramel …

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