More Frankfort Attractions Open in July

Destinations are re-opening using safety precautions and guidelines Kentucky is slowly opening back up to visitors.  Frankfort attractions and hotels want you to know that you are welcome, when you feel you are ready to travel We see our industry partners working daily to abide by the new safety measures put in place to keep us…

Visit Frankfort launches updated Frankfort Public Art Tour

The Frankfort / Franklin County Tourist and Convention Commission recently launched the Frankfort Public Art Tour. The tour was originally developed in 2012 thorough a partnership with local organizations and a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts, housed on a standalone website. In 2019, funds were allocated to integrate the public art tour…

Visit Frankfort June 2020 Update

As summer is approaching, and the restrictions are lifting, we are thrilled to see our attractions opening back up and welcoming our visitors. Tourism is a vital part to this community and when it is safe for you to travel, we encourage you to visit Frankfort. Our very own Buffalo Trace wins another award.  See…

Welcome to May 2020

Team Kentucky, Together KY, Healthy at Home… All new sayings that we have quickly become accustomed to as we hear every day what the “new normal” may look like, not only in Frankfort Kentucky, but around the world…. not only at home, but as we begin to open up travel. When we can safely travel,…

Springtime in Kentucky

Many of our attractions are offering virtual tours and on-line activities.  Despite these difficult times we are all in, we wanted to let you know that we miss you all and can’t wait to see you again soon in Frankfort, KY!  We hope you are safe and #HealthyatHome. Until we can see you again in person,…

March News- COVID 19 causing Hospitality and Tourism industry changes

Be Prepared.  Be neighborly.  Be a good team player. That is the message sent from Kentucky’s Governor, Andy Beshear, regarding the Coronavirus pandemic.  The novel virus has resulted in some changes in our industry, as well as in our every day lives. There will be more changes in the weeks and months to follow.  Our…

Love Your Town! Frankfort, Kentucky

We enjoy sharing Frankfort news and updates with our readers, but we felt that February would be an appropriate time to share some reviews from others who have shown Frankfort some love recently. “Frankfort Rocks…and its only going to get better” Read further for just a few of the reasons to LOVE  and VISIT Frankfort Kentucky. VIEW FULL…

New Year, New Frankfort!

Expansion of Frankfort’s Buffalo Trace Bourbon Distillery- check!   New local dining options downtown-check! New experiences for our Group Travelers- check! Read on to discover what exciting changes are in store for Frankfort Kentucky in 2020. READ MORE

Visit Frankfort for the Holidays, part 2

Visit Frankfort for the Holidays, part 2 Frankfort is the consummate location to celebrate the holidays and any day. We could not agree more!  Follow along as proud Kentuckian blogger, Marie Pullen, explores downtown Frankfort and beyond, discovering special treasures at every turn! READ MORE    

Visit Frankfort for the Holidays, part 1

Visit Frankfort for the Holidays, Blog 1 When it comes to the holidays, nothing evokes the Yuletide spirit like the warm charm of our own state capital of Frankfort. Fellow Kentuckian, Blogger, and Photographer, Marie Pullen, shares her love of the Commonwealth’s capital city in this two part blog that you can find on  BackroadBluegrass.com…