Danville Bike and Footwear’s annual Ride Around The Block

Planning has begun for the annual Ride Around the Block bike ride in Forkland on Sunday, February 11th at 2 p.m. There will be different routes for mountain bikes and road bikes. Meet at the Forkland Community Center. The road ride will be 27 miles, while mountain/gravel bikers can choose from a 22 or a…

Tourism seeing record numbers in Danville and across Kentucky

Tourism is big business in Danville and Boyle County, with 2022 economic impact figures recently released by the Kentucky Department of Tourism showing exactly how much of an impact visitors have on the community. While the numbers directly reflect tourism’s important role in the local economy, they also show the post-Covid growth that continues to…

Fall is for festival fun in Boyle County

Before the leaves even begin to fully turn, Boyle County goes all in for fall festivals, beginning with September’s nod to Kentucky arts, crafts and music, continuing into October with two commemorations of a major historic event and ending on a nostalgic note at month’s end with good, old-fashioned family fun times. Mark your calendars…

Turtle racing, food and fun return to downtown Perryville

It’s just about turtle time in downtown Perryville. The annual Snappin’ Chaplin Turtle Derby is an all day event that gets underway at 11 a.m. on Saturday, July 22 and lasts throughout the day, leading up to the big event – the  turtle race at 7 p.m. There will be food trucks and vendor booths…

Historic Merchants Row Ghost Walk in Perryville

Walk the streets with those who still call it home. Head to downtown Perryville on Saturday, June 24, at 9 p.m. for the Historic Merchants Row Ghost Walk. Admission is $15 per person.

Free live music coming up April-October during Downtown Downbeat concert series

The Great American Brass Band Festival – in cooperation with the Danville/Boyle County Chamber of Commerce and the Danville-Boyle County Tourism Office – is proud to announce a new concert series coming to downtown Danville. Presented by Farmer’s National Bank, the City of Danville, and the Boyle County Fiscal Court, Downtown Downbeat (as it is…

2023 Jeanne Penn Lane Celebration of Kentucky Writers

There are three events coming up May 20-21 in Boyle County as part of the 2023 Jeanne Penn Lane Celebration of Kentucky Writers, which includes: Saturday, May 20 Authors, poets, writers, and journalists will be reading from original works, along with book sales and signings from 11 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at the Boyle County Public Library…

Impress your true love in Danville this Valentine’s Day

Made plans yet for how you’ll express your love and appreciation for your significant other on Valentine’s Day? If not, there are lots of options to consider in Danville. A Romantic Dinner Take your date out for an extra special evening at one of Danville’s local restaurants. You’ll even find special Valentine’s Day menus at…

Make Danville basecamp for your central Kentucky visit

When you come to Danville you’ll find a number of interesting and unique places to visit, plenty of events to entertain you throughout the year, and a nice variety of restaurants and hotels. What you’ll also find is that Danville is a great basecamp for exploring Kentucky’s beautiful Bluegrass region, with numerous other places to…