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Where This Awesome Kentucky Weekend Road Trip Will Take You Is Unforgettable

There comes a time when we just need to take a weekend road trip in Kentucky and enjoy what our beautiful state has to offer. We have some major attractions like Bardstown’s Bourbon Trail and the Kentucky Derby in Louisville, but there are some wonderful towns to visit that offer a more subtle taste of the Bluegrass. Owensboro is one such place, featuring a quiet, peaceful city, combining the perfect mix of farming and modern life.

Owensboro is one of our many river cities, and makes for an awesome weekend road trip in Kentucky:

Day 2: Check out and head a few blocks over for a hearty breakfast.

This is just one potential weekend road trip in Kentucky, but the possibilities are endless. Owensboro just happens to be a really nice place that doesn’t get a lot of attention. You can link directly to the map for our weekend getaway here. What would be your favorite city for a weekend getaway?

Jenn Shockley
I am somewhat a cliche'. I grew up running around barefoot on a farm in Kentucky. I love writing, art, sunshine, all animals and my incredibly patient husband, who tolerates my "crazy animal lady" side.