WKYT | Lexington, Kentucky | News, Weather, Sports

State fair ham auction fetches record $2 million

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WKYT)- More than 1,000 guests came out for the Kentucky Country Ham Breakfast and Auction.

It's an annual tradition at the Kentucky State Fair, dating back more than 50 years. The auction serves as a fundraiser for local charities, educational institutions and philanthropic groups.

This year's sale turned out to be a record breaker. The winning bid, split between three bidders, went for $2,000,000.


Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus

WKYT

2851 Winchester Rd. Lexington, Ky 40509 859-299-0411 - switchboard 859-299-2727 - newsroom
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 272151611 - wkyt.com/a?a=272151611
Gray Television, Inc.