Mercer County held it’s 2nd Annual Oktoberfest in historic downtown Harrodsburg last weekend. The festival took over main street from Friday through Sunday. And actually blocked off several blocks of downtown to traffic. There was live music throughout the festival. And the party got kicked off with a large concert and celebration Friday night. Continue reading
Visiting the Beaumont Inn in Harrodsburg, KY
The Inn opened in 1919 is the oldest family operated bed and breakfast country inn. It offers beautiful rooms for rent and delicious food at the restaurant and tavern, the Old Owl Tavern. The Inn is an official stop on the bourbon trail. And you can try quite a few different bourbons without having to travel anywhere, or worry about a driving under the influence (DUI) charge.
The Inn is a wonderful place to stay if you are passing through, want to grab a bite or just visit to tour the historic women’s college and take in some of the beauty of Kentucky. From the Inn you can walk to downtown Harrodsburg, KY or see nearby Shaker Village at Pleasant Hill and the countryside of Mercer County. The Inn is located just nine miles away from Danville, KY and Centre College.
The Beaumont Inn is located at638 Beaumont Inn Drive, Harrodsburg, KY 40330.