The Mill Springs Battlefield Museum in Nancy is just one of more than a dozen Civil War sites found in Southern and Eastern Kentucky. Visitors can view a wide range of artifacts recovered from the battlefield. Cannon shot and many bullets have been found; some never fired and some chewed by pigs.
Somerset is the official car cruise capitol of Kentucky. Somernites Cruise is held rain or shine the 4th Saturday April – October from 1:00pm to 7:00 pm in downtown Somerset. Cruise events are free to participants and spectators. Somernites Show & Shine is a non-judged event open to all Street rods, Classics, Antiques, Muscle cars and highly modified Late Models. Each show concludes with the “Parade of Classics” along US 27.
Specialty Area's at each month show focus on a specific make or model and are all parked together as a
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Red River Gorge is a premier destination for cyclists of all ages and skill levels. With the Summer of Cycling events there is truly something for everyone, from recreational, non-competitive touring events to races for top professionals and everything in between. If you’re just starting out or a seasoned pro there is an event for you in Red River Gorge.
The Summer Motion Festival in Ashland offers a quirky combination of activities and entertainment. There’s something to appeal to the broad range of event guests, whether it’s a sports competitions, a car show, crafts or a 10k race. Music ranges from rock to country and everything in between.