Agritourism is defined as "The act of visiting a working farm or any agricultural, horticultural, or agribusiness operations for the purpose of enjoyment, education or active involvement in the activities of the farm or operation." Beautiful farms, farmer’s markets, a vineyard like no other -- you name it, Grayson and Carter County have it! It's Interesting So Much To See It's Simpler Grayson’s agri-tourism efforts give our visitors an opportunity to...
Grayson and Carter County provide an exhilarating and varied collection of attractions for those who thirst for adventure! Whatever adventure you're searching for, Grayson and Carter County have what you need – you’ll find the heart of adventure in the Heart of the Parks! Horses and ATVs Boating Maybe you want to ride horseback through trails that only a horse can manage? Do you feel the need to hop on an ATV or other motor vehicle and kick up dust...
Whether you want to fish, hunt, tour a cave, race a car, or play a game of golf – the Heart of the Parks is for you! Grayson and Carter County provide a unique and diverse group of recreational opportunities! Relaxing Recreation Your desire for recreation can be found in Grayson and Carter County. Whether you want to go boating, fishing, or hunting - we have it all! Maybe a game of golf at one of Carter County’s two golf courses! Regardless of what...
Grayson Gallery & Art Center F!nal Fr!day, is a monthly event held at the gallery on the last Friday of the month. The event is held from 6-9 pm and is FREE! Come out and enjoy the art work, refreshments and live music. This venue is a unique and fun place for artists and musicians to showcase their...
Look into the past and see how an enchanting heritage has created a passionate people. Welcome to the Heart of the Parks! Local legends? Historical buildings? We have it all! An educational experience to peak the imagination that is truly all-Kentucky. The American Family Tree So you want to find old cemeteries and hear local legends? Are you interested in researching your genealogy or sifting through old legal records? Do you want to walk the paths...
2-4 Bluegrass at “The Caves” Festival and Pig Roast, Carter Caves State Resort Park, 344 Caveland Road, Olive Hill, KY 41164 606-286-4411
4,11,18,25 Saturdays at the Gallery, Grayson Gallery & Art Center, 301 E. Third & Carol Malone Blvd, Grayson 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. 606-922-0927 Free
4 12th Annual Grayson Funtober Fest, Downtown Grayson 606-474-4401
4 Small Animal Swap (trade your dog, sheep, goat or smaller), Kee’s Farm Service, 1889 N. State Hwy 7, Grayson Free 9 a.m. 606-474-5713
4 & 5, 11 & 12, 18 & 19, 24 & 25 & 26 Carter County Corn Maze, Haunted Times for Oct 24-25 7-11 p.m. Carter County Fair Grounds, U.S. Hwy 60 West, Grayson 606-255-0685
9 Olive Hill Historic Hidden Treasures Tour, 606-738-5565/859-583-1495
9 “Dining with the Past”, Arts & Education Center, 120 Comet Drive, Olive Hill, KY 41164 606-316-0285/606-286-0017
9 Mid-Day Festival at the Depot, Historic Deport Trailhead & Tourism Center, Downtown Olive Hill, KY 859-583-1495
10-11 KY Christian University Homecoming KCU, 100 Academic Parkway, Grayson 606-474-3298
10-11, 17-18 Haunted Trail, Carter Caves State Resort Park, 344 Caveland Road, Olive Hill, KY 606-286-4411
11 NEKY Extension Homemakers Annual Meeting, Carter Caves State Resort Park, Lodge 344 Caveland Rd, Olive Hill 606-474-6686
19 160th Birthday Celebration Open House, 1-3 p.m. Bagby United Methodist Church, 207 N. Hord St., Grayson 606-474-4334
24-25 Halloween Campout and Celebration with Spooky Movie in Cave, Carter Caves State Resort Park, 344 Caveland Road, Olive Hill 606-286-4411
24 Halloween Night on the Hill, Arts & Education Center, 120 Comet Drive, Olive Hill 606-316-4258
24 What is Your Anti-Drug? Student Art Show, Grayson Gallery & Art Center, 301 E. Third & N. Carol Malone Blvd., Grayson 6-9 p.m. Free 606-922-0927
31 Monthly F!INAL FR!DAY Art & Music, Grayson Gallery & Art Center, 301 E. Third & N. Carol Malone Blvd., Grayson 6-9 p.m. Free 606-922-0927<M/p>
1,8,15,22,29 Saturdays at the Gallery, Grayson Gallery & Art Center, 301 E. Third & N. Carol Malone Blvd., Grayson 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. 606-922-0927 Free Admission
7-8 Murder Mystery Dinner Theater, Carter Caves State Resort Park, 344 Caveland Road, Olive Hill 606-286-4411
15 Carter County Extension Homemakers Holiday Craft Fair, East Carter Middle School, One Spirit Lane, Grayson 606-474-6686
17-23 Operation Christmas Child National Shoebox Collection Week, First Baptist Church Youth Building, 200 W. Main Street, Grayson 606-474-5641
28 Monthly F!NAL FR!DAY Art & Music, Grayson Gallery & Art Center, 6-9 p.m. Free Admission 301 E. Third & Carol Malone Blvd., Grayson 606-922-0927
29 Shop Small Saturday, Shop locally owned and operated Small Businesses in Carter County 606-474-4401
5 “Christmas on the Hill”, Arts & Education Center, 120 Comet Drive, Olive Hill 859-583-1495/606-316-0285/606-286-0017
5-7 2nd Annual Hometown Holidays, Grayson City Park and surrounding area 606-474-8740
5-6 “Who Stole the Boar Head?” A Yuletide Madrigal Mystery, 7 p.m. KCU 100 Academic Parkway/Nash Chapel, Grayson 606-474-3252
6 Grayson Annual Christmas Parade, Downtown Grayson 3 p.m.
5-6 Gallery of Trees and Vintage Christmas Sale, Grayson Gallery & Art Center, 301 E. Third & N. Carol Malone Blvd., Grayson 606-922-0927
12 Christmas at the Historic Olive Hill Depot, Railroad Street, Olive Hill 606-316-4258