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Penned: Annual Literary Contest

Attention, writers! Kentucky Monthly seeks submissions for our annual writers' showcase, which will appear in the February 2020 issue. Poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction and opening paragraph of a novel submissions are now being accepted.

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Bourbon and wine: together? Yes. The collaboration is officially coming to the Bardstown Bourbon Company this spring, as the company continues to grow and diversify its brands. Read more

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Marvin Young 2018

Schools across Kentucky and southern Indiana are buzzing about the upcoming 26th annual Ford Motor Company Kentucky Derby Festival Spelling Bee. Read more

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Join us in Downtown Lexington every Thursday evening, April 4 through October 10, for the 2019 Central Bank Thursday Night Live concert series! Come to Cheapside Park from 5:00pm – 8:00pm for beverages, tasty food and of course, great music by live b Read more