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    Home to bluegrass music, the Kentucky Derby, and one of the main states designated as the American South, Kentucky is one of those states that this has to be experienced to be believed. The history of the state goes back hundreds of years, and Kentucky has some of the most geographically diverse landscapes in the nation with plenty of natural resources. It contains some of the longest stretches of rivers and streams in the U.S. and is home to Mammoth Cave National Park, the world’s longest cave system. With borders against seven different states, Kentucky is actually broken down into five regions, each with their own unique demographics.

    Kentucky prides itself for the natural environment and the beauty of the landscapes throughout the state. There are over 90,000 miles of streams, including the Mississippi River, the Ohio River, the Big Sandy River, the Kentucky River, the Tennessee River, the Cumberland River, the Green River, the licking River, and Tug Fork. Outside of Alaska, Kentucky is the most water-filled state in the nation. It also has 45 state parks and two national forests, and the state puts a major emphasis on eco-tourism and reintroducing wild life back into the countryside.

    Kentucky isn't just about the natural beauty, however. Nearly everyone has heard of Kentucky bourbon and whiskey, and the state is also home to Fort Knox. Lexington is the horse capital of the world, while Louisville is home to the Kentucky Derby. There are festivals year-round to be experience, from the Kentucky Shakespeare Festival to the National Quartet Convention, or the International Barbecue Festival held in Owensboro. Old Louisville is home to the third largest Victorian preservation district the United States, and the state also boasts the reputation of being the birthplace of Abraham Lincoln. There are bluegrass festivals every year and between the food, the people, the horse races, the whiskey, the history, and the landscape, you won't be able to walk away without feeling some sense of wonder.
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    • Tates Creek Baptist Church
      4.33 Km from Kentucky
      In May 1775 the first recorded religious service took place in Fort Boonesborough. The Tates Creek Baptist Church organized in 1783 and met in a stone building around Shallow Ford until it burned down around 1850. Some of the members gave some land to the church, and the present building now occupied was completed in 1851. In January 1786, Virginia passed the first act favoring the purposed separation of Kentucky from Virginia. In September 1786, a convention was held in Danville to determine if...
    • WUKY
      6.60 Km from Kentucky
      WUKY (91.3 FM) is the flagship National Public Radio station in Lexington, Kentucky. Owned by the University of Kentucky, it is an Adult Album Alternative (Indie Rock) station that airs more than 100 hours of music per week, in addition to programming from NPR, Public Radio International, the BBC, and American Public Media. Studios are located in McVey Hall on the UK campus.
    • Fort Boonesborough State Park
      6.81 Km from Kentucky
      Fort Boonesborough was a frontier fort in Kentucky, founded by Daniel Boone and his men following their crossing of the Kentucky River on April 1, 1775. The settlement they founded, known as Boonesborough, Kentucky, is Kentucky's second oldest European-American settlement. The first form of representative government in Kentucky was held here in May of 1775. By that summer, Boonesborough consisted of 26 one-story log cabins and four blockhouses. The fort was the scene of much action during the we...
    • Walnut Hill Presbyterian Church
      19.77 Km from Kentucky
      Walnut Hill Presbyterian Church is a historic Presbyterian church meeting house in Lexington, Kentucky. The church building was constructed in 1801 on land donated by Mary Todd Lincoln's grandfather Levi Todd. The building was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1973.
    • WCGW
      23.34 Km from Kentucky
      WCGW is a Christian radio station licensed to Nicholasville, Kentucky, Kentucky serving all of Central Kentucky. It broadcasts on the frequency of 770 kHz.
    • Hamburg Pavilion
      24.10 Km from Kentucky
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    • WBUL-FM
      26.88 Km from Kentucky
      WBUL-FM (98.1 FM, "The Bull") is one of four country music FM radio stations serving the Lexington, Kentucky radio market. The station broadcasts with an ERP of 100,000 watts, with a 100-mile broadcasting radius. The station is heard as far south as London, as far east as Grayson, as far north as Cincinnati and as far west as Louisville. iHeartMedia, Inc. currently owns the station. WBUL-FM is the third station broadcasting HD Radio in Lexington along with WUKY, and WKQQ.
    • Boone Tavern
      29.75 Km from Kentucky
      Boone Tavern is a restaurant, hotel, and guesthouse affiliated with Berea College in Berea, Madison County, Kentucky. Boone Tavern Hotel of Berea College is a member of Historic Hotels of America, the official program of the National Trust for Historic Preservation.
    • WRFL
      30.23 Km from Kentucky
      WRFL, Lexington (Radio Free Lexington) is a 7900-watt college radio station that broadcasts live, 24 hours a day, from the University of Kentucky campus in Lexington, Kentucky. The station has broadcast continuously at 88.1 MHz on the FM radio band (with rare interruptions due to power loss or other technical failures) since 1988 without automation. WRFL is operated at all times by volunteer deejays, consisting largely of University of Kentucky students and also of some Lexington community membe...
    • Claiborne Farm
      39.10 Km from Kentucky
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    • Berea
      Berea is a small town located in Madison County, central Kentucky. The cities most notable characteristic is the title of Arts and Crafts Capital of the South. The small town feel is everywhere you look as people wave and smile as you walk down the streets. Several international craft fairs are held in this town and has caused notariety among many as a leading craft producer.

      While in Berea you should talk through the town center where you will find craft type stores lining the streets. Historic Boone Tavern is also located in the town center and is a favorite among visitors. Historic Old Town boasts many shopping opportunities for the craft enthusiast. Located in Berea is also Berea College which is a private, Christian school that offers higher education opportunities to low-income families; not to mention a beautiful campus.
      Berea, KY, USA
    • Lexington
      Known as the Horse Capital of the World, Lexington has traditionally been dominated by the horse industry and is also heavily influenced by the University of Kentucky, the flagship state university and largest employer in the city. The university sits immediately south of downtown Lexington. The horse industry has given Lexington an international reputation, a scenic countryside, and Keeneland Racecourse.

      UK has given it a college town atmosphere with a richer and more diverse culture than some might expect from its size and location. Lexington's compact central downtown district is surrounded by historic neighborhoods. Lexington (Fayette County) is in the heart of the Bluegrass region of Kentucky and is still home to hundreds of horse farms.

      Lexington, KY, USA
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      2333 Alexandria Dr Ste 240, Lexington, KY 40504, USA

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    Graphic showing average weather in Kentucky in Celcius and Centimeters (Change to Farenheit and Inches)

    Month Temp °C Rainfall Cm Temp °F Rainfall Inches
    Jan 2.3 126 36.1 49.6
    Feb 2.9 97 37.2 38.2
    Mar 8 122 46.4 48
    Apr 13.5 97 56.3 38.2
    May 18.9 101 66 39.8
    Jun 23.1 111 73.6 43.7
    Jul 25.1 119 77.2 46.9
    Aug 24.5 98 76.1 38.6
    Sep 21.7 75 71.1 29.5
    Oct 15.5 70 59.9 27.6
    Nov 8.4 88 47.1 34.6
    Dec 3.4 110 38.1 43.3

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