Friday, July 27, 2018

Uniquely Kentucky: Great American Dollhouse Museum

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Indoor Play and Family Fun at The Great American Dollhouse Museum 

Where: Centrally located in Danville, The Great American Dollhouse Museum is about 50 minutes from Lexington and an hour and a half from Louisville. 

Essential Information: 344 Swope Dr. Danville, Ky 40422 | 859.236.1883 | | Facebook

When: The Museum is open from 11am to 5pm, Tuesdays through Saturdays and closed on Sundays and Mondays.

Where to Start: Purchase your admission, $7.50 for adults, $6.60 for seniors, $5.00 for children (4-12) and children under 4 are free!

Why: This is a destination spot for anyone who loves vintage dollhouses and United States history. This museum takes museum-goers on a journey through a timeline of U.S. history, through the periods of Native Americans, Colonial, Old West, Southwest, Victorian eras and ending all the way through the 20th century. As you walk through the museum, you are more interconnected with the dollhouses and the rooms than you might expect.

There is also a Miniatures Store located at the museum which houses all of your needs for fitting your dollhouse to its best. If you’re looking for a more unique place to visit with your family, especially if you have doll lovers with you, head to this historic place!

 Photo courtesy of The Great American Dollhouse Museum, Facebook
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Thursday, July 26, 2018

One Tank Trip: Perryville Battlefield State Historic Site

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Fantastic Kentucky Family Fun On One Fill-up: Perryville Battlefield State Historic Site

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Where: Centrally located, Perryville is approximately an hour and 20 minutes from both Louisville and Lexington in Perry County.

Essential Information: 1825 Battlefield Rd. Perryville, KY, 40468 | 859.332.8631 | | Facebook | Twitter

When: The park is open from daylight to sunset, seven days a week.  The Museum and Gift shop are open 9am to 5pm, Monday through Saturday and 11am to 5pm, Sunday | Beginning April 1 to October 31 | Call for availablity in the offseason.

Creature Comforts: Restrooms, a pavilion, and picnic tables are all available onsite. Everything is very clean and very well maintained. Snacks are available for purchase in the Museum and Gift Shop.

Why: Kentucky has been a battleground for the soul of our country on more than one occasion. During the Civil War, Abraham Lincoln feared losing Kentucky to the Confederacy would mean losing the war. As the largest Civil War battle in Kentucky, the Battle of Perryville marked the climax of an attempt to add Kentucky to the Confederacy.  The battle, which took place on October 8, 1862, left the town of Perryville in shambles and led to 1,431 casualties partly as the result of 90 cannons that were positioned across the field of battle.

You will be amazed at the absolute unspoiled beauty of the grounds.  During the summer the fields are colorfully speckled with a wide variety of native wildflowers including the monarch loving milkweed. The trails are very well defined, and there are interpretive markers strategically placed through the fields explaining each part of the battle and pointing out significant areas.  Main trails are well marked by blue bullets on posts throughout the grounds.

Where to Start: First-time visiting? Head straight to the museum and gift shop to be counted as a visitor, get oriented and plan your visit. Admission to the museum is very reasonable.  Adults $4, children 7-12 $3.50, and admission is free for children under age 6. There are special rates for groups, military, and seniors. Park admission is FREE.
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17 - Loomis Heights and 13 - Lumsden's Battery 

The staff will help you plan your experience. There is an introductory film, an exhibit, interactive demonstrations and artifacts to investigate. Ask at the front desk about scheduled demonstrations.  It is not uncommon to get a chance to fire a replica Civil War musket.

 photo File Jul 22 8 44 14 AM_zpswtqxcord.jpeg There are also more than 1,000 acres of historic countryside to explore.  We recommend heading to the epicenter of the 1862 battle at Loomis Heights, where the Union Army tried repeatedly to hold their line in the face of Confederate soldiers advancing from the northeast. The Jones Trail starting at Loomis Heights follows the main gravel road and loops across to the Confederate cannons at Lumsden's Battery and ends back at Map Marker 17. This trail gives a good sense of the close proximity between the different armies as well as the geographical optical illusions that plagued the battle.  There is definitely no replacing seeing something with your own eyes to help history come alive.

 photo File Jul 22 8 43 19 AM_zpsxwcyozvi.jpeg Disclaimer: Part of the museum admission includes a film about the tumultuous events of the October 1862 battle. The film does contain graphic elements that may not be suitable for younger children.  The film does, however, provide an essential overview of the history of the battle and is highly recommended. We ended up dividing and conquering on the video, taking the younger kids through the gallery while half the adults watched.

Before You Go: Cell service is very limited once you are onsite, so plan ahead.  We recommend downloading their Perryville Battlefield App before you go: Apple App or Android App. While the exhibit space is invaluable to the visitor, the app interprets the battle as you walk a suggested tour of the grounds. If you are going in the summer be aware that there will be ticks if you hike off the gravel road. We may have collected over 15 stowaways while on a 30-minute hike.

A hard copy Kentucky map might also be helpful to navigate your way in and out of the site.  We struggled to maintain our access to google maps once outside of Danville.  

Suggested Reading | A little context to get your kids asking questions
Mary Pope Osborne. Magic Tree House #21: Civil War on Sunday.

Annual Events

October 6-7, 2018 | 156th Anniversary of the Battle of Perryville Reenactment
Visit the Friends of Perryville Battlefield for more information.
Read a review from LexFun4Kids of the 2016 Reenactment.

Trending Topics: #HistoryRelevance #KyStateParks #TakeAHike #monarchwatch

After Your Visit: Interested in helping to preserve the site?  Join the Friends of Perryville Battlefield here

We just can’t say enough about how strikingly beautiful and moving the landscape is. A one tank trip to this battlefield is time well spent!


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Monday, July 23, 2018

Let's Go Back To School

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Back to School Events, Supplies, and Fun

It is that time again to get ready for school.  Below is a list of events around the state sponsored by a wide variety of businesses and nonprofits who want Kentucky Families to get the 2018 school year started off right. 

Eastern Kentucky

July 25, 6-8pm | Back to School Bash & Backpack Giveaway | First Christian Church | 206 Chestnut St. Berea 40403
Admission: Free
Highlights: Games, food, music, and backpack giveaway begins at 6pm until supplies last

July 27, 2-5pm | Back to School Bash | Kentucky One Pediatrics | 378 Thompson Poynter Road London 40741
Admission: FREE
Highlights: Inflatables, Games, Food, and Free Back to School Supplies

July 28, 11-4pm | Back to School Bash at Hazard Family Medical Clinic | 625 Memorial Dr. Hazard 41701 | 606.435.0001
Admission: FREE
Highlights: Food, school supplies and free school and sports physicals and more

Central Kentucky

July 28, 10-2pm | Beyond Blessed Back to School Bash | 880 Devils Hollow Rd. Frankfort 40601
Admission: FREE but on first come first serve basis
Highlights: Free clothing and school supplies while supplies last. Clothing limited to 3 outfits per child.

July 28, 6-9pm | Back to School Bash!! | Bagdad Fire Protection District | 4741 Bagdad Rd. Bagdad 40003
Admission: FREE
Highlights: Dunk a Firefighter, bounce on bounce houses and pick up FREE school supplies

August 8, 6-8pm | 2018 Back to School Bash | Man of War Church | 1501 Trent Blvd Lexington 40515
Admission: FREE to Anyone who registers HERE
Highlights: There will be bounce houses, face paint, fun games, and free food. 500 backpacks (with supplies) will be given away. The limit is 3 per family and the child must register and be present.

August 11, 3-8pm | Back to school Bash | The Summit at Fritz Farm | 120 Summit at Fritz Farm Lexington, 50517
Admission: FREE to anyone
Highlights: Sales racks on sidewalks, in-store promotions, kids games on The Green and a GIANT giveaway of three swag bags.

August 25, 6-9pm | Back to School "Cruise-In" | Morning Pointe of Danville | 1375 Perryville Rd. Danville 40422
Admission: School supply donation
Highlights: Live music entertainment, cruisers and food trucks

Western Kentucky

July 28, 11-3pm | Back to School - Kindness Cuts for Kids | 5101 Hinkleville Rd. Paducah 42001 | JCPenny Salon
Highlights: Kindness cuts for kids, 20% off parents, backpack giveaway and goody bags for kids

August 4-5, 10-5pm | Back to School Market Days | Preservation Station Market and Event Center | 9661 Hwy 56 Owensboro 42301
Highlights: An incredible shopping experience that will include new vendors of local makers selling unique products just in time for back to school.

Is your child starting Kindergarten this Fall?  Consider a trip to Louisville to get ready.  Read this article from

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Friday, July 20, 2018

Uniquely Kentucky: SuperHero Creamery and T-Shirt Factory

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Plan a back to school shopping trip to Ashland for custom T-Shirts, ice cream, and family fun.

It is that time again to start thinking about making sure our kids are ready to head back to school.  Parents are thinking about immunization records, school supplies, and somewhere in the backs of our brains, how we will ever get our kids back on their school schedule. There is a lot for us to think about, but it will all get done.  And yes, despite all things, our kids will make it to the first day of school. 

 photo File Jul 20 7 44 26 AM_zps9vftmibe.jpegHere in Jessamine County, we are already under the one month mark.  There are definite signs of anticipation coming from our eldest daughter who is looking forward to her first year not being the new kid in school. Her mind is completely focused on getting back to her friends or her squad.  She would be mad I told you that.  Everything I say these days sounds "cringy" to her.  Oh yes, we have entered the years where I can embarrass her with nearly anything I say.

The main concern on my mind has been clothes shopping.  It is my absolute least favorite thing to do.  My ideal experience is heading to Once Upon a Child and virtually finding everything our three kids will need in two hours.  Those days are fading away as our 12-year-old is outgrowing that store and we are entering the teen years.

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Finding the right fandom gear and lobbying for trips to Hot Topic are daily topics of conversation in our house. Being able to have a weeks worth of Marvel gear is paramount (at least to my daughter).  There are options of course.  You could order gear from Amazon, brave Hot Topic or hope for the best at Walmart. What is this mother to do? Find ways to make school shopping fun.  That is why, we stopped at the Super Hero Creamery and T-Shirt Factory last weekend on our way east on I64 to visit friends in Augusta County, Virginia.

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The Super Hero Creamery and T-Shirt Factory is about 15 minutes North off of I64 in downtown Ashland.  Their concept is definitely Unique to Kentucky as the business proprietor has only two locations in the area.  Where else can you order Superhero themed ice cream, shop for fandom gear and order an original unlimited color T-Shirt for just under $20. In the time it took us to order and eat Ice Cream our daughter had a brand new Bucky T-Shirt and a smile that said it all.  

 photo File Jul 20 7 02 55 AM_zpsylnfn53k.jpegThis business has two locations in Ashland, Kentucky - 215 6th Street and 415 Diederich Blvd. The staff is incredibly friendly and accommodating. For more information read their reviews on Facebook or call them at 530-507-8737.  T-shirts are fully customizable and there are plenty of graphics to choose from. 


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Wednesday, July 18, 2018

A day trip to Fort Knox

This was a hosted trip

What to do on a day trip to Fort Knox

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The Fort Knox MWR staff invited us for a visit to showcase all that Fort Knox has to offer to the public. It's really like it's own city but unique in its rich history and active military base status.  There's a lot of hustle and bustle around the base so it makes for an interesting visit because not only can you eat there and find entertainment, but you also witness the work that's taking place on the base.  Let me tell you a little more about our visit and highlight some tips for you.

 photo IMG_7991_zpsoldknbut.jpgWe were able to access Fort Knox with no problem.  When we arrived at the Chaffee Gate, you simply pull into the Visitor's Center building that's on the left before the main gates.  This will allow you to get a pass to go in and out of the gates. You can get a day pass or an annual pass. The passes are free.  We gave our drivers licenses to check in and there was no line.  Anyone 16 years old or older has to check in with a proper ID.  Younger children check in with the adults.  Once we had our passes, we drove to the gate and showed the passes to enter. And, with the passes, we can now enter through any gate, not just the Chaffee Gate.

Tip: Get an annual pass. You never know when the moment hits that you want to go for a special event or to swim and if you already have the annual pass, it makes entry even that much easier.

 photo IMG_3942_zpsy6bpunll.jpgThere are playgrounds all around Fort Knox. Our favorite was by the Starbucks because they had a covered seating area that's great for enjoying a latte while the kids play.  They also have a fantastic playground near the amphitheater that sits atop a hill for great views and it's near a bathroom.  This playground is also near the aquatics center so when that reopens soon, combine the playground and picnic with some swimming. All of the playgrounds are open to the public, they were clean and take a tour around Fort Knox for playground fun.

Tip: The playground by the amphitheater has a wonderful covered picnic area.  Pack a picnic lunch and enjoy!

Special Events
I was amazed to learn that there is such extensive programming on Fort Knox that is open to the public. I made the assumption that it is all just for military families but that is not the case.  They have a wide array of community events from outdoor movies to large festivals.  Just take a look at their community events page to keep tabs on events and on some of the program pages, they list the special events taking place at those locations like at the water park.

Tip: Follow their Facebook page because they will keep everyone updates about special events via social media.

Summer Fun
 photo IMG_3995_zpsbu892bvr.jpgSummer is definitely the time when most families are on the move to find fun. The Fort Knox water park is great for families with kids of all ages.  It is very affordable at just $8 per person (civilian rate) and you can purchase a combo card for access to the water park and mini golf to save some money if you plan to do both (they are very close to each other).  The water park features areas for changing and showering, lockers, a snack bar, a playground, a zero-entry area with a spraying water feature, a standard pool, two slides (one tube, one open), a floating obstacle course and a covered (yes, covered!!) and gated child's pool for little ones. There were amble chairs around and even some in the shade.  My children said that they enjoyed the obstacle course the best and I loved the zero-entry area for getting just a little wet to stay cool myself......without the full commitment of jumping in! Also, it is big enough to not feel crowded but at the same time, I could sit anywhere and see my kids all over the park - that's nice and more relaxed than huge water parks.

 photo IMG_3997_zpszb8rgtnr.jpgFalls Landing Mini-golf is just across the street from the water park and if you area going to spend the day, I do recommend it because it's so close. By the way, the all day golf and swim package is $8 so it's a no-brainer since it's basically free with the water park. Just be sure to mention that when you check in. The mini-golf was not an over-the-top experience like you would see at a beach destination, it was a simple course that allowed for a fun experience and you can't beat the deal.

Aquatics Center
The Anderson Aquatics Center is currently under renovation but let me tell you, when it opens, you have to go. It has a GIGANTIC indoor pool......seriously, it's HUGE. There's also an indoor splashpad.  During the summer months, there is an outdoor sprayground and snack shack as well.  It will likely all reopen in October 2017 and day passes are less than $5, you can even rent the place out for large groups for just $225 for 2 hours.

If you have family members that like to golf.............real golf..........the Lindsey Golf Course on Fort Knox is open to the public.  It's a full 18-hole course with a grill, golf shop and driving range. It's open seven days a week and the most expensive it gets for a round of golf is $25. I don't know much about golf beyond the fact that golf carts are mighty fun but I think $25 is quite reasonable. So, even if you aren't very good, at least you had a fun day riding around in the cart and you can say you golfed near the gold.

Indoor Fun
 photo IMG_3979_zpsvozmlix2.jpgThe Houston Bowling Center on Fort Knox is a clean, retro-style bowling alley that's really affordable.  It is a large center so availability is plentyful.  They also have a cafe that is very popular. It was under renovation there but everyone we spoke to raved about this cafe. That's a hidden gem you need to remember when you visit and you are looking to eat!

Tip: If you pick up one of the Fort Knox MWR magazines around Fort Knox, there will be a coupon in there for bowling.

They have a movie theater on base and they host a free movie once a month on a Sunday. Keep tabs on the calendar of events to coordinate your visit and catch one of these movies.  Otherwise, most of the time, this theatre is not open to the public.

We ate at two different locations during our day trip.  First, the golf course cafe - the Lindsey Grill.  This cafe is quick service and has everything you would want from a grill menu and I thought the prices were quite reasonable. The portions were generous!  At the golf course cafe, there's a covered patio for dining outside in the shade, which we really enjoyed. Or, for more action, you can take a seat right at the grill counter - kids always love that.

 photo IMG_8040_zpsgwfgq3ww.jpgFor dinner, we ate at Sam Adams Brewhouse. This restaurant is a family-friendly bar and grill that features an all-American style menu, a spacious dining area, a full bar and lots of TVs. Most of us had sandwich baskets that were filling and delicious but one of our hosts had the wings and he said that everyone goes there for the wings!  I was very surprised at the prices since the venue seemed higher-end at first glance but the sandwich baskets were all priced under $8 and the kids meals under $3. I definitely recommend a visit to this restaurant when you are on Fort Knox.

Also, there's a grill at the bowling alley that gets rave reviews. I noticed that there were some chain fast-food restaurants around the base for convenience and remember, there are great picnic areas near the playgrounds so you are welcome to bring your own food in to enjoy.  You can find other restaurants here.

Fort Knox does have a hotel on the base - a Holiday Inn - so if you are looking for a getaway, you can stay there because there's plenty to do over the course of a few days!
Fort Knox is not far from Radcliff, Elizabethtown or Brandenburg so you can also consider staying in hotels in these areas if you are planning a day trip or longer to visit Fort Knox. Then, you can also enjoy what these other areas have to offer. Check out Comfort Suites, it's usually where we stay for great space and breakfast included.

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Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Spartan Kids Race at Fort Knox

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On July 14th The Spartan Race USAA Honor Series will push kids racers beyond their comfort zones, all while teaching them valuable lessons and empowering them to overcome personal life obstacles.  The Spartan Kid’s race caters to athletes searching for a competitive sport, to children seeking a healthy lifestyle.

Race Distances: 4 Options for our young athletes.

Obstacle counts and difficulty increase with each distance.
Ages 4 – 6: .5 mile
Ages 7-9: 1 mile
Ages 10-14: Open 2+ miles
Ages 10-13: Competitive 2+ miles

Fees start at $25
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Kentucky Highland Renaissance Festival

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Kentucky Highland Renaissance Festival

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Where: 955 Elm St. (Hwy 22) Eminence

When: 10am to 7pm | Seven Weekends ending July 14th and 15th | June and July

How much does it Cost: BEST VALUE - Buy tickets online and save $3 to $6 per ticket. 

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Cheer on your favorite knight.

What Makes it Unique: Where can you go and see longhaired surly men knocking each other out playfully on horseback?  Most of us have played chess, but have you played as an actual lifesize pawn directed by cheeky squires?  Families can be transported to another realm of play and discovery when they attend the Highland Renaissance Festival.

Creature Comforts: This event has been thoughtfully laid out to meet a variety of needs. When you get hot, head to the covered bridge to cool off under a spray of mist.  Need a place to sit down to breastfeed or let your kids decompress?  Head to the Fairy Forest.  Just be aware there is no outside food or drink so pre-entrance tailgating is a good idea.

Words of Advice: Cosplay is strongly encouraged but wear comfortable shoes and plenty of sunscreen.  

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Test your accuracy by throwing hatchets, knives and stars.
Why:  How many times a day do your children ask you to play with them?  How often do you try to make time to be playful but end up being distracted by the literal laundry list of things to do.  This is a perfect opportunity to intentionally make a day to play and live in the world of imagination with your children.

Disclaimer: This event is very family friendly but is an adult-centric event.  Be mindful that there may be adults smoking cigarettes and responsible social drinking.  There are also activities that may need a higher level of safety monitoring.  

How to Prepare: Each weekend has a theme for cosplay.  The last weekend, for example, is the Celtic Weekend.  You can be sure you will see a lot of Meridas from Brave.  Consider getting in the right frame of mind and plan to dress up as your favorite Irish or Scottish character. 


What do you think of when someone says the word Kentucky? I think it would be fair to say that for many Kentuckians basketball comes to mind. It would be a lot easier for me if I could say the same. I am a transplant and I was raised as a farmer's daughter in a family of women. I didn't follow many sports teams growing up. Instead, what I tend to associate with Kentucky would be the landscape, people, and traditions. Now that we have settled permanently in Kentucky, I hope to set down roots and give my children the full Kentucky experience. This series spotlights some of the unique, or at least, unexpected experiences here in the Bluegrass state and how your family can get the most out of them.

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Friday, July 6, 2018

Let's Go Get Ice Cream Kentucky

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Looking to beat the heat?  Take a road trip and find your "new" favorite uniquely Kentucky ice cream destination.

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We tend to celebrate birthdays with ice cream instead of cake.
Eastern Kentucky

Super Hero Creamery & T-shirt Factory | 216 15th St. Ashland | 530.507.8737
Comics and ice cream in one place!  We haven't been yet, but you can bet we are planning to go soon.  I just have a feeling we will be leaving with new fandom gear.

The Twin | 63 River Dr. Irvine | 606-723-5623

This little ice cream stop is a bit out of the way but it is a must stop for our family each summer as we make our way to and from summer camp at Aldersgate.  

Dorsie's Dairy Bar | 667 Bypass Rd. Pikeville | 606.432.2270
Footlong hotdogs and peanut butter milkshakes, oh my! This business transports me to my childhood.

Mad Scoops | 330 Eastern Bypass, Suite 3 Richmond | 859.623.2500
Cookie Monster Ice Cream?  Red Velvet? This Kentucky Proud business specializes in custom and seasonally unique flavors.

Central Kentucky

Bertie's Ice Cream | 310 S. Main St. Brownsville | 270.597.3586 
A great place to stop for a break when cruising through the area.  Considered a landmark by many Brownsville natives.

Burgin Dairy Barn | 500 E. Main St. Burgin | 859.748.2276
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Moove on over to the Burgin Dairy Barn.
Heading to Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill?  Perhaps you are going boating on Herrington Lake?  You will not be disappointed if you make a detour here. Our favorite Burgin Dairy Barn treat is their salted caramel milkshakes, but honestly, you can't go wrong with anything.

Kentucky Fudge Company | 225 S. Main St. Harrodsburg | 859.733.0088
Looking for the atmosphere of an old school drug store and soda shop?  This spot is a perfect destination to go back in time to eat a hamburger and enjoy a root beer float.

A Kentucky Family Fun Favorite - Recommended by our readers! 
The Sweet Shoppe | 100 South Lincoln Blvd. Hodgenville | 270.358.0424
You definitely go there for the ice cream but you leave with fudge. This family-owned business is a definite stopover for anyone traveling through the area. We highly recommend their banana splits but their most popular ice cream flavors are butter pecan and superman.

Sav's Chill | 289 S. Limestone Lexington | 859.255.2445

Are you looking for traditional vanilla and chocolate or hoping to surprise your taste buds with something different?  Make a trip to Sav's and try their spicy banana ice cream.   

Crank and Boom | Several locations in Lexington | Contact them here.

A splurge that must be done.  Try their coconut ice cream to start at the beginning of their story but we recommend getting a sampler flight of 4 ice creams to share as a family.  Our family favorites are blackberry & buttermilk, blueberry lime cheesecake, banana chocolate and fresh strawberry.

The Arctic Scoop | 841 S. Hurstbourne Pkwy Louisville | 502.409.6602
Want to have creative control over your ice cream flavor?  Looking for an experience that will entertain your kiddos?  Head to Hurstbourne Parkway in Louisville. Read our review!

Comfy Cow | Several locations in Louisville

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Comfy Cow has something for everyone.
There are so many reasons to love Comfy Cow. There is literally something for everyone.  Have a gluten intolerance? No problem.  Cutting down on carbs? They got ya!  Looking to celebrate someone's birthday with a highly memorable treat.  You won't be disappointed.  

Ehrler's | 1330 Belmar Dr. Louisville | 502.749.2236

Folks, this ice cream shop started as a dairy 150+ years ago. That is amazing! Visit their physical shop or look out for their ice cream truck at an event near you.

Dairy Kastle  | 575 Eastern Parkway Louisville | 502.634.8990

Not from Louisville?  Looking to get a taste of life as a Louisvillian? Don't miss a lazy summer evening trying to find a place to park at this busy dessert hub.  

Sweet Tooth | 125 W. 11th St. Newport | 859.581.6763
A traditional Ice Cream Parlor still going strong.  
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Eckert's-Boyd Orchard

Eckert's-Boyd Orchard | 1396 Pinckard Pike Versailles | 800.745.0513
Looking for a place where kids can play while they eat ice cream?  Eckert's KIDS CORRAL is open all summer long for free!

Looking for other suggestions in Louisville?  Head on over to

Other Central Kentucky locations? Visit

Western Kentucky

Big Dipper | 2820 W. Parrish Ave. Owensboro | 270.684.4806
This spot holds a lot of memories for many residents of Owensboro.  The shakes and malts are highly recommended. 

Lic's Deli and Ice Cream | Several locations in Owensboro 

Lic's or (Loyd's Ice Cream Shop) has been a Owensboro destination since 1950 and ice cream is at the center of their business.  

Ritzy's | 4925 Frederican St. Owensboro | 270.691.9195 

Try their homemade butter pecan cashew ice cream is made right in the store.
Chaney's Dairy Barn  | 9191 Nashville Rd. Bowling Green | 270.843.5567
Don't miss their Ice Cream & a Moovie nights and other events.

Kentucky "Ice Cream" Events

Riverside Ice Cream Social | 7410 Moorman Rd. Louisville | 502.935.6809
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Kentucky State Fair | August 16-26
Make a point to try Newton's Homemade Ice Cream.  It is made with a John Deere hit-and-miss engine. Try any of the following flavors: vanilla, chocolate, banana, strawberry, peach, and pineapple.


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