Memorial Day Weekend in ShelbyKY

The cold stuck around a little longer than we would have liked, but our warmer days are upon us. Memorial Day weekend marks the unofficial start to summer and there’s plenty of fun to do all weekend long. Shelbyville & Simpsonville, Kentucky, offer a variety of activities, experiences and scenic…

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National Mint Julep Day Recipes

If you missed out on the Derby tradition, here’s your second chance to toast the classic American cocktail. As the weather continues to warm up, it seems fitting to cool off this weekend with a fresh bourbon cocktail. Celebrate National Mint Julep Day with these refreshing Mint Julep recipes…

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Basketball Tournament Dining Options

Welcome to ShelbyKY! We are very excited to host the NCAA certified Basketball tournament in our community. We are certain that guests will find an array of dining options for all taste buds as Shelby County has a dynamic dining terrain that includes Mexican, steak house, pizza and other…

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Cinco de Mayo Celebrations in ShelbyKY

Cinco de Mayo is here and we’ll use any excuse for more chips and salsa. Whether Cinco de Mayo introduces your palate to the splendid cuisines from south of the border, or you’ve enjoyed Mexican food all your life, you won’t want to miss out on one of the biggest fiesta days of the year. Make…

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The Local Scoop: ShelbyKY Ice Cream

As the sun begins to shine, there’s nothing like delicious ice cream to cool down those taste buds. Shelbyville & Simpsonville, Kentucky, have plenty of mouth-watering options where visitors can savor a tasty scoop. Serendipity Kandy Kitchen Stop by for a sweet treat as you stroll through…

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Tails to Trails

If you’re searching for a pup-inclusive getaway, put Shelbyville & Simpsonville, Kentucky, at the top of your list of destinations. ShelbyKY is pet-friendly with never-ending experiences for you and your four-legged friend. Pack plenty of treats and water because it’s time to discover the…

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Eggcellent Easter Specials in ShelbyKY

Avoid the stress of holiday cooking and support local restaurants by savoring delicious specials. Many local favorites are offering exclusive family-style to-go meals to socially-distanced dine-in feasts. This year, give your kitchen- and yourself - a break and let our local chefs do the…

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Your Spring Break Vacation to ShelbyKY

It’s springtime, the perfect opportunity to start planning that family vacation you’ve been dreaming about, a getaway with your significant other or a chance to reunite with friends. As the chill of winter melts away, Shelbyville & Simpsonville, Kentucky, blossoms with a number of springtime…

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ShelbyKY's Lucky Libations

St. Patrick’s Day is the time to celebrate (even if the Lucky Charm cereal is as close as you get to having Irish heritage.) This year, switch things up in a delicious way and savor these Saint Patty’s libations. Bulleit Kentucky Coffee Try this hot "Irish" coffee with a Bulleit Bourbon…

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Where to Watch March Madness in ShelbyKY

The countdown to March Madness has come to an end and we’re ready to pour some brews and chomp down on some pub grub. Die-hard fans and casual viewers can gear up for the annual college basketball tournament and head out to one of these diverse sports destination. Barrel Room A…

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