Henderson Recognized in 9 “Best in Kentucky” Awards by Kentucky Living Magazine


Readers of Kentucky Living Magazine nominated their favorite Kentucky eating, entertainment, and recreation spots, and more for the 2016 “Best in Kentucky” Awards. Henderson, Kentucky is proud and honored to be recognized in nine different categories! Read below to see what your favorite Henderson spots received awards, and thank you to all of our voters that participated!

Henderson claimed winning 1st place titles in these categories:

Best Music Festival in Kentucky – W.C. Handy Blues and Barbecue Festival  (find this event on our calendar)

Best Museum in Kentucky – John James Audubon State Park Museum

Best Ice Cream Shop in Kentucky – 2nd Street Treats

Receiving 2nd place award:

Outdoor Recreation Spot – John James Audubon State Park

Dive/Diner/Drive-in (Non-franchise) – Metzger’s Tavern (see menu here)

Community Theater – Henderson Community Theater

Winery : Ruby Moon Vineyard & Winery

Receiving 3rd place award:

Haunted Tour/Walk – Depot Community Room Spooks and Legends Tour

Selfie Location – Henderson Riverfront

Click here to see the entire publicized list of Best in Kentucky Winners!