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Fort Boonesborough State Park’s ‘Fireside Chats’ feature famous characters from Kentucky history

In collaboration with the Fort Boonesborough Foundation, Fort Boonesborough State Park will host a series of “Fireside Chats” featuring famous characters from Kentucky history. Beginning on Feb. 8, Fort Boonesborough State Park will offer a “Taste of Frontier Fare” from 5:30-6:15 p.m., followed by the historical program at 6:45 p.m. Carol Jarboe portrays Maggie Delaney. • Feb. 8, 2020: Daniel...

Local Talent, Bourbon take over Port Stage at Louisville’s 2018 Forecastle Festival July 13-15

Forecastle Festival’s Port Stage will take on a whole new vibe in 2018, dedicated to local musical acts, special Fireside Chats, featuring the rock stars of the bourbon industry, and up-close experiences with select national artists. Louisville Orchestra Music Director Teddy Abrams has curated an all-local lineup for Forecastle’s WFPK Port Stage, featuring an array of performances by Louisville...

Fort Boonesborough ‘Fireside Chats’ series features figures from Kentucky history

Fort Boonesborough State Park and the Fort Boonesborough Foundation will host a series of “Fireside Chats” with famous characters from Kentucky history beginning on Feb. 4, 2017. During each Saturday program, there will be a “Taste of Frontier Fare” from 5:30-6:15 p.m. The program begins at 6:45 p.m. at the 18th Century Tavern blockhouse. Mad Anne Bailey, portrayed bySuzanne Thomson (Photo...