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Bluegrass Heritage Museum 2nd Thursday Program

Feb 12, 2015 6:30 PM

Bluegrass Heritage Museum, 217 S. Main St., Winchester, KY
Our speaker, Charles Dixon, will discuss "Growing in a coal camp of eastern kentucky.All programs are free.

Sandra Stults, Executive Director 859-745-1358

Aviation Education Expo 2014

Bluegrass Airport, Lexington, KY
Aviation Education Expo 2014, an interactive celebration of aviation’s rich legacy, will be held August 9-10, 2014 at Lexington’s Bluegrass Airport. The Expo, presented by the Aviation Museum of Kentucky, will offer a wide variety of aircraft for public viewing, including opportunities to actually fly in them.
The 2-day event features exhibits and displays for the entire family to enjoy, including World War Two-era aircraft. Also scheduled to appear are helicopters from the Army Aviation Heritage Foundation along with numerous exhibitors including NASA, US Army and US Air Force, general aviation manufacturers, emergency medical flight providers, law enforcement, executive jets, equine carriers and educational programs.
Advance tickets for the Expo are available at; adults, $10.00 ($15.00 on site during the event); students 6 and over and college students with ID: $5.00; and seniors 60 and over: $8.00 advance, $12 on site. Tickets can also be purchased at the museum, located at 4029 Airport Rd., Lexington, KY, during regular hours of operation (closed Mondays).
For more information about the Expo, call the Aviation Museum of Kentucky at (859) 231-1219.

David Riggins, 859-231-1219,

Bluegrass Heritage Museum Holiday Trolley Tours

Nov 26, 2012 5:30 P.M.

Nov 28, 2012 5:30 P.M.

Bluegrass Heritage Museum, 217 S. Main St., Winchester, KY
Trolley leaves the museum at 5:30 and takes us to tour Holly Rood, 100 Moundale, and a mystery house in downtown Winchester.Then we return to the museum for food and refreshments and enjoy the Christmas Decorations.$20.00 per person; reservations are required.

Sandra Stults, Director

Bluegrass Heritage Museum 2nd Thursday Program

Sep 13, 2012 6:30pm

Bluegrass Heritage Museum, 217 S. Main St., Winchester, KY
Mark Laws, Director of Renfro Valley, will discuss the History of Renfro VAlley.

Sandy Stults, Director

27th Annual Van Lear Town Celebration

Van Lear, Johnson County, Kentucky
Cultural celebration of the history and heritage of Van Lear, Kentucky. Many events including free music shows, a car show, parade and much more. This year's Grand Marshals will
be the stars of tv's "Call of the Wildman," The Turtleman and Banjo Neal. Also, tour the Coal Miners' Museum and visit the childhood home of
Loretta Lynn and Crystal Gayle.

Contact the Coal Miners' Museum at:
visit the society online at:

Waveland Historic Site - 2012 Spring Publin Ghost Investigation

Waveland Historic Site (On Waveland Museum Rd, just off of Nicholasville Rd)
Thie event is for anyone who has ever thought about learning more about Paranormal/ Ghost Hunting. Each person will be taught the basic ghost hunting equipment and allowed to use them during a live investigation. The event is hosted by the Lexington Paranormal Research Society(LPRS). All proceeds from the event will be donated to the Friends of Waveland Society. Only $20 per person.

Daniel MacInnis
859-893-0867 (Leave Message) (email) (website)

Woodstock Nation

Jan 2, 2012 tba

Solaris Gallery, 110 N. Main St., Versailles, Ky 40383
Woodstock Nation is an exhibit formerly at the Speed Art Museum in Louisville, Ky and is 30 rare, uncirculated photos of rock greats like Janis Joplin, Jimmi Hendrix, Grateful Dead, Woodstock, Rolling Stones, KISS, Bob Dylan, and many, many more by legendary rock historian, photojournalist Don Aters.

Theresa Williams, coordinator,, 859-536-2385