Restaurant dining rooms can partially reopen May 22

The days of dining in at restaurants in Lawrenceburg are about to return, but don’t expect to crowd your favorite eatery with all of your family and friends. As of Friday, May 22, restaurants around Kentucky will be allowed to reopen their dining rooms, but at 33 percent of the building’s seating capacity. While many…

Some Lawrenceburg retailers reopening May 20

Local retail businesses in Lawrenceburg will be allowed to reopen on Wednesday, May 20 and many are making plans to do just that, within the social distancing requirements outlined by the state. Business owners must keep their customer count to within 33 percent of the maximum permitted capacity and maintain six feet of space between…

Lovers Leap Vineyards & Winery now shipping to 37 states

If you can’t get out to purchase a bottle of chardonnay or cabernet sauvignon while you are practicing social distancing, Lovers Leap Vineyards and Winery in Lawrenceburg, Kentucky can help you out. The family-owned winery is now selling their wines online, with shipping to 37 states, in addition to Kentucky. And if you live in…

Several Lawrenceburg businesses adapt to continue serving public

Except for those considered essential, most retail businesses in Kentucky have had to shut their doors to the public, due to concerns about the coronavirus. You can’t walk in and shop anymore, but some Lawrenceburg businesses are still offering services through their websites or social media. Here is a look at what some businesses in…

Lawrenceburg restaurants offering carryout, delivery options

Most restaurants in Lawrenceburg have plans in place to continue offering food, despite an order that their dining rooms be closed as a precaution in the wake of concerns about spread of the coronavirus. This list will be updated as more information becomes available. For addresses, phone number and more details about Lawrenceburg’s restaurants, click…

Tourism entities, events announcing closures, postponements in Lawrenceburg

Though no cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) have been diagnosed in Lawrenceburg or Anderson County, some events and attractions here are postponing or closing temporarily to help prevent the spread of the virus. Four Roses Bourbon will continue with production, but tours of the distillery in Lawrenceburg and the warehouse and bottling facility at Cox’s Creek…

JD Shelburne performing live in Lawrenceburg this July

Rising country star JD Shelburne, a native of Taylorsville, will appear in Lawrenceburg this summer for a free concert. On Saturday, July 11, JD will perform at the Lawrenceburg Green, located at 44 Western Avenue in downtown Lawrenceburg. This will be his second concert in Lawrenceburg, having performed here once before back in May of…

(POSTPONED) Tourism office presenting Bands in the Burg on May 23

APRIL 16 UPDATE:  This event is being temporarily postponed due to concerns with the coronavirus. The tourism office will announce a new date as soon as possible. ——- On January 8, the Kentucky Department of Tourism unveiled their 2020 visitors guide proclaiming it the Year of Music in Kentucky.  The Bluegrass state’s diverse musical offerings…

Saddling Up For Hope Festival bringing music, horses to Lawrenceburg

An exciting new event is happening this summer in Lawrenceburg and it involves horses, an America’s Got Talent contestant and other musicians, food, kids activities and more. The Saddling Up For Hope Festival on June 26 and 27 supports Spirit of the Horse “Healing with Horses” and their mission to provide equine partnership therapy for…

Kentucky Bourbon Trail witnesses another year of record visits

The Kentucky Distillers’ Association today announced that the famed Kentucky Bourbon Trail® and Kentucky Bourbon Trail Craft Tour® destinations welcomed nearly two million visits in 2019.What started as a handful of distillery stops and a few hundred visitors two decades ago has exploded into a globally recognized, bucket-list journey for visitors from all over the…