A November to Remember

2020 has been a year that most of us probably do NOT want to remember.  But we cannot allow the pandemic to keep us down.  We need some Holiday magic!  Frankfort KY brings you an entire month of weekend festivities to get you in the spirit! Art walks, Bourbon auctions, specials in the downtown shops…

Visit Frankfort -October 2020 edition

Things look different these days, for everyone.  But Frankfort KY is still open and still welcoming visitors, safely, of course! There are more outdoor opportunities and healthy options for visiting the Capital city.  Take advantage of the cool Fall temps and head up to West Sixth Farm for another great location offering hiking and biking trails.…

September is National Bourbon Heritage Month!

Visit Frankfort for Bourbon: Frankfort is home to the World’s most decorated Bourbon Distillery.  But Frankfort is also home to craft distilleries offering even more of the liquid gold for your taste buds.  No matter what your preference may be, you cannot go wrong with visiting Frankfort to celebrate National Bourbon Heritage Month! Discover distilleries,…

See What’s Open Now in Frankfort KY

Check out The Women Suffrage History Walk in Downtown Frankfort KY, Virtual Tours and lessons on local history for your classroom, and more in this month’s Visit Frankfort newsletter.   The Tourism industry will have it’s “Great Comeback” and when it does, Frankfort Kentucky will be here for you.  We already are here for you!  Our…

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…