The 70-Year-Old Outdoor Theatre In Kentucky Where Entertainment Happens Under The Stars

Kentucky appreciates traditions that have spanned generations. Thankfully, there are many historic attractions in the Bluegrass State that have been well preserved and are still thriving today. The tradition of outdoor theatre has been a favorite in Kentucky for decades, and the oldest in the state is the Pioneer Playhouse in Danville. This fun-filled theatre will soon celebrate 70 years of entertainment and will treat you to a memorable performance under the stars.

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The Pioneer Playhouse is one place in Kentucky where entertainment has happened under the stars for almost 70 years and counting. It’s a unique experience that combines drama, the outdoors, and history, making it a must-see attraction in this small town. Have you seen a performance at the Pioneer Playhouse? Do you have plans to attend this summer? Let us know in the comments!

Pioneer Playhouse is located at 840 Stanford Rd., Danville, KY 40422. For more information on the upcoming season, visit its website here and follow along on Facebook here.

And for more of the incredible outdoor theatres in Kentucky, check out our previous article here.