Yes, it is lucky to be from Kentucky! We love the Bluegrass State's classic Southern charm
(think mint juleps in silver cups!), penchant for wide-brimmed hats, and miles and miles of gorgeous rolling land.

  • Capital: Frankfort
  • Biggest city: Louisville
  • Population: 4.38 million
  • Best known for its: Derby
Pick my peas! Did you know...

Bourbon is America's Official Native Spirit

It was named after Bourbon County, Kentucky, where corn crops have been turned into bourbon since the 1700s.

Kentucky state flower

Pick my peas! Did you know...

Kentucky is the birthplace of bluegrass

Sprouting from the music styles of Appalachia, bluegrass is now a Southern favorite. We love hearing its sweet sounds at weddings!

Visit the Kentucky tourism site!