Welcome to ShelbyKY

Your Bourbon Destination

Shelbyville | Simpsonville | Shelby County, Kentucky

Located in the heart of central Kentucky and less than an hour from Louisville and Lexington, ShelbyKY is the perfect Kentucky getaway. Replete with two great distilleries, action-packed outdoor adventures, and the best vacation rentals near Louisville, put ShelbyKY at the top of your list when planning a visit to Kentucky's bourbon distilleries, romantic couples retreat, or a whole-family vacation.

From the blog

Best places to eat near Kentucky's distilleries

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After a long day of exploring Kentucky's distilleries, you and your travel companions will need to refuel with a hearty meal. These great restaurants near Louisville guarantee friendly service, Southern hospitality, and mouth-watering meals. ShelbyKY — Shelbyville, Simpsonville, and Shelby County —

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Six can’t-miss events this September

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Ahh, September. The unofficial start to autumn and National Bourbon Heritage Month brings crisper mornings and leaves just starting to change. Don’t miss these six must-see festivals and events in ShelbyKY this September! Read on for more details. See all the fun festivals and events in ShelbyKY

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Five great things to do outside this summer

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Nestled in the heart of Kentucky's Bluegrass region, ShelbyKY offers an abundance of natural beauty and opportunities for outdoor adventure. Whether you're a nature enthusiast, an avid hiker, or simply looking to unwind amidst scenic landscapes, charming ShelbyKY has something for everyone. Immerse

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Start summer with a road trip!

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Sometimes you just need to get away. With the easy breezy days of summer right around the corner, it’s the perfect time to plan a leisurely drive through Kentucky's famed horse and bourbon country — ShelbyKY. As the mid-point between Louisville and Lexington and within a day's drive from Chicago,

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