12 Things People From Kentucky Always Have To Explain To Out Of Towners

The holidays are here, and soon you’ll be welcoming friends and family members from out of town. It seems like whenever people visit Kentucky for the first time, they are pleasantly surprised at the charm, beauty, and uniqueness that Kentucky has. But as residents of the Bluegrass State, we know we are lucky to live here. Despite the stereotypes that exist about our state, we don’t mind having to explain the real Kentucky to out of towners. Here are some things we will gladly review with non-Kentuckians.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

What other Kentucky things do you typically have to explain to out of towners?