Henderson attractions, restaurants, and events recognized seventeen times in Kentucky Living’s Tenth Annual Best in Kentucky Awards

The results are in! Winners and finalists of Kentucky Living magazine’s tenth annual Best in Kentucky Awards were officially announced at an awards show via Facebook Live on Aug. 27. Local attractions, restaurants, and events in Henderson County were recognized as being among the best in their categories seventeen times. Finalists from Henderson include:

Second Place, Hamburger – Metzger’s Tavern
Second Place, Winery – Farmer & Frenchman Winery & Cafe
Second Place, Museum – Audubon Museum & Nature Center at John James Audubon State Park
Second Place, Craft Beer – Henderson Brewing Company
Second Place, Golf Course – The Bridges Golf Course of Henderson
Second Place, Pizza – Rockhouse on the River
Second Place, Place for Live Music – On Deck Riverside Bar & Grill
Second Place, Barbecue – J&B Barbecue & Catering
Third Place, Long Weekend Getaway – Farmer & Frenchman Winery & Cafe
Third Place, Farmers Market – Henderson Farmers Market
Third Place, Event or Festival – W.C. Handy Blues & Barbecue Festival
Third Place, Place for Adventure – John James Audubon State Park
Third Place, Arts & Crafts Fair – Lions Club Arts & Crafts Festival at John James Audubon State Park
Third Place, Down Home Restaurant – Hometown Roots
Third Place, Made in Kentucky Product – LuciaSoapsEtc. LLC
Third Place, Kid-Friendly Attraction – Blue Moon Stables
Third Place, Agritourism Experience – Cates Farm

Finalists will also be recognized in the September edition of Kentucky Living magazine, which focuses on travel and tourism throughout Kentucky.

“These well-deserved finalists are each pillars within our tourism economy— local hot spots and events that showcase the best that Henderson has to offer,” said Abby Dixon, executive director of the Henderson Tourist Commission. “Congratulations to each finalist. These folks have proven to be creative, adaptable, and, most importantly, wonderful additions to our visitors’ itineraries during their time in Henderson.”

For more information about the Best in Kentucky awards, visit www.kentuckyliving.com. For more information about local attractions and events in Henderson County, contact the Henderson Tourist Commissions at (270) 826-3128 or visit www.hendersonky.org.