Applications available for Burgoo Festival food and craft vendors, contests

Planning for the 2019 Anderson County Burgoo Festival is well underway and those interested in having a booth or entering a contest can get involved now. This year’s festival will be Sept. 27-29 in downtown Lawrenceburg. The festival committee is accepting applications from food and craft vendors interested in setting up that weekend. Entry forms…

Shop, eat, stay and play in Lawrenceburg during 127 Yard Sale

The World’s Longest Yard Sale is just a few weeks away and Lawrenceburg is a great stop not only for shopping the vendor booths, but also for a place to eat, spend the night and see some new things. The Eagle Lake Convention Center in Lawrenceburg is recognized on the official 127 Yard Sale website…

Sweet Beats and tasty treats coming to the Lawrenceburg Green

Get ready for another night of great live music, food trucks, and fun for everybody. The Sweet Beats, a Beatles tribute band, will perform on the Lawrenceburg Green on Saturday, July 13 from 7-10 p.m. as part of the Lawrenceburg Second Saturday concert series, sponsored by WesBanco. You’ll enjoy the music as well as the…

Grand Prix race added to Lawrenceburg Fair & Horse Show

There will be an exciting new event at the 147th Annual Lawrenceburg Fair & Horse Show which will pit elected officials and business leaders against bankers and pastors. On Saturday, June 29, the first ever Grand Prix will be held at the arena as part of the fair. Brand new side-by-side ATVs have been purchased…

Celebrate National Bourbon Day in Lawrenceburg

Cheers! June 14 is National Bourbon Day and there are ways you can take part in Lawrenceburg and Anderson County, from a dinner to tastings to special drinks created just for this celebration. Here are some of the events that are scheduled: A four-course Bourbon Heritage Dinner is being held on Thursday, June 13, inside…

June 21 concert features Groove, brews, and food

It’s almost time to groove on the Green. The first summer concert for 2019 is coming up on Friday, June 21 and will feature the Knoxville, Tennessee-based band Groove Evolution, which has two members who are natives of Frankfort. The 70s and 80s classic rock cover band performs regularly around the East Tennessee region, with…

Finding Bigfoot’s “Bobo” Fay returning to Wildman Days

Are you ready for the return of the Wildman? From May 31-June 2, downtown Lawrenceburg will again play host to a festival honoring the legend of bigfoot, who has been the subject of more reported sightings in Anderson County than anywhere in Kentucky. James “Bobo” Fay from Animal Planet’s Finding Bigfoot is returning again to…

Four Roses celebrates distillery grand reopening, debuts new Small Batch Select

Four Roses Distillery marked the culmination of its $55 million expansion project with the official launch of Small Batch Select, the first permanent addition to the Distillery’s Bourbon lineup in 12 years. The Distillery’s expansion project began in 2015 and is doubling production capacity to accommodate for growing industry demand. “It’s an exciting time at…

Want to be an Anderson County ambassador at the state fair?

Plans are already underway for the Anderson County booth in the Pride of the Counties area at the 2019 Kentucky State Fair and volunteers will be needed to help tell booth visitors about what makes our community special. The state fair begins Aug. 15 and lasts through Aug. 25. Those who volunteer will work a…

Get ready to cruise as classic cars return downtown

The warm weather has returned, a sign that it is time for classic car cruise ins on Main Street in downtown Lawrenceburg. The Wheels of Time car club will kick off their 26th year of cruising in Lawrenceburg with their April 12 cruise-in along the 100-200 blocks of South Main Street. Up to 250 cars…