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Paducah A Creative City - Kentucky City

Tuesday, December 1, 2015 12:03 PM

Many Kentuckians are aware of Paducah because of the National Quilt Museum and the annual quilt festival, AQS QuiltWeek® - Paducah. What may not be known is that Paducah (population 25,000) is known around the world for spotlighting its arts and craft culture. Mary Hammond, executive director of the Paducah Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB), describes how this happened for one of Kentucky's beautiful river cities.

Batman has Robin. Quilt Man has Bobbin. Then again, maybe more accurately, Quilt Man has Paducah, Kentucky. Who is Quilt Man? We wanted to know about this colorful character who flies outside of the box and makes an impression upon Paducah visitors. We needed to know. That sparked a conversation with Fowler Black, Paducah Convention & Visitors Bureau sales director and the man behind the elegantly rendered mask.

BB King Stayed Here - Perceptive Travel Blog

Monday, August 3, 2015 8:00 PM

By Mike Gerrard

It was 8pm in Paducah, Kentucky, and I was looking for a hotel. Someone had told me about the Hotel Metropolitan, but the door was closed. I knocked. The door was opened by a short and

Trois jours dans le Kentucky - French Morning

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 1:10 PM

Découvrir le Kentucky, c’est faire le pari de l’authenticité et de l’histoire. Terre natale d’Abraham Lincoln, théâtre de la plus grande course de chevaux du pays, mais aussi berceau du Bourbon et de la musique « Bluegrass », ce petit Etat a beaucoup à offrir aux amateurs de traditions.