10 Ways to Celebrate National Bourbon Heritage Month in Central Kentucky

September 6, 2019

September, aka National Bourbon Heritage Month, is in full swing, and there are still plenty of chances to celebrate before the month is over! Kentucky is responsible for 95% of the world’s bourbon, so there are countless events going on all throughout Central Kentucky. In fact, the Kentucky Bourbon Festival is held in Bardstown aka the Bourbon Capital of the World later this month, it’s an event you won’t want to miss if you are a bourbon lover! Looking for ideas to help you celebrate National Bourbon Heritage Month? Check out these ten ways to help you celebrate!

Things to Do in Lexington, Kentucky: The Week Of September 6-12, 2019

September 5, 2019

We’ve made it through another week! There’s quite a few exciting events happening this weekend and upcoming week! On Friday night, the Lexington Legends are playing in the South Atlantic League playoffs at Whitaker Bank Ball Park! Be on the look out for Gather on Main’s grand opening! Several businesses are celebrating anniversaries! Malibu Jack’s is celebrating another year in business, Adrenaline is celebrating one year in business, Cosmic Charlie’s is celebrating its tenth year, and The Barn at the Summit at Fritz Farm is celebrating its second year! You’ll want to check out Lex Fest of Ales if you…

Celebrating National Bourbon Heritage Month With Bulleit Bourbon

September 3, 2019

It’s the beginning of September, and you know what that means? It’s the beginning of National Bourbon Heritage Month! I know what some people are thinking, “They have a national day or month for everything” or “I hate these made up social media holidays.” Well, you would be wrong. Bourbon Heritage Month is indeed, a real thing. It’s isn’t made up at all. September marks the 12th anniversary of National Bourbon Heritage Month, declared by the US Senate in 2007. Specifically, the U.S. Senate declared September 2007 as National Heritage Month on August 2, 2007. The bill was sponsored by…

Weekend Reading: Volume IV

September 1, 2019

We’ve made it through August! It’s now September and fall is right around the corner! This week’s “Weekend Reading” is all about food again! There’s links about everything from all the new food options at Kroger Field to new restaurants opening in Lexington to some restaurants being named among some of the best in the South. 

Local Spotlight: Lexington Children’s Theatre

August 30, 2019

Over the summer, my husband and I got invited to check out Lexington Children’s Theatre’s Annual Summer Family Musical, Annie! For those that don’t know, Lexington Children’s Theatre is located in the heart of downtown. This was the first time we had ever been to LCT and actually the first time we have seen the story of Annie. Neither of us have seen the play or movie! However, we both were familiar with some of the songs and the plot, but never had actually watched the play before! When I was in junior high and high school, I used to…

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Hey y'all! My name is Whitney, and I'm the founder of Fabulous in Fayette. I grew up and lived in Appalachia for 22 years. In 2008, I left my life in Appalachia behind, and have been living in Lexington ever since. I'm a Proud Kentuckian and am in love with my city of Lexington. It's seriously one of the best places to live!

Not to be confused with Fayetteville, North Carolina. Fabulous in Fayette celebrates the fabulous city of Lexington, the great state of Kentucky, and Southern Living. In case you are not from here, Fayette refers to the county where Lexington is located!

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