Chef Sara Bradley's Weekend Culinary Itinerary

To celebrate the 10-Year Anniversary of Paducah's designation as a UNESCO Creative City, the Paducah.travel Blog is highlighting local creatives. Get your itinerary inspiration straight from Paducah locals, starting with Chef Sara Bradley. Chef Sara Bradley at Freight House…

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Local Ceramic Artist Visits Mexico as Part of UNESCO Creative Cities Network

Paducah's designation as a UNESCO Creative City of Crafts and Folk Art opens opportunities to collaborate with other Creative Cities cities around the globe. Local artists Michael and Victoria Terra traveled to San Cristóbal de las Casas, Mexico, to build connections, install a custom work of art, and teach workshops. Read about their experience in Michael's own words and find out how a piece of Paducah art found its new home in Mexico. The Terras visited a church in Zinacantán as part of their UNESCO Creative City tour…

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Brew Stories: Paducah's Creative Craft Breweries

Creativity is at the center of Paducah's culture. As a testament to that creativity, Paducah enjoys not one, but two craft breweries. Dry Ground Brewing Company and Paducah Beer Werks produce unique brews year round. Some honor Paducah's history while others explore creative ways to invent fresh, new taste profiles. Learn about some special creations in the brewers' own words, then join in the West Kentucky Brewery Hop and visit Paducah's breweries yourself. A trio of brews from Paducah Beer Werks…

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UNESCO Creative Cities Network Opens International Doors for Paducah Fiber Artist

Paducah's designation as a UNESCO Creative City has opened doors throughout the world for Paducah artists. In fall of 2021, fiber artist and Yeiser Art Center Executive Director Lexie Millikan traveled to sister city, Jinju, South Korea, to participate in a Contemporary Craft Biennale. Read as Lexie tells about her life-changing experience, made possible by Paducah's rich connections through the UNESCO Creative Cities Network. Millikan in Busan, South Korea…

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The Art of Conversation

The Paducah Convention & Visitors Bureau is excited to partner with Paducah Life Magazine to feature articles from their Storied Lives series. “Speech has allowed the communication of ideas, enabling human beings to work together to build the impossible. Our greatest hopes could become reality in the future. All we need to do is make sure we keep talking.” - Stephen Hawking Dorothea Davis…

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A Virtual Cultural Tour of #PaducahCreativeCity

It's National Arts & Humanities Month, and we're taking you on a virtual cultural tour of Paducah, Kentucky! Find inspiration in our UNESCO Creative City to look with fresh eyes, reach for something more and heal your soul. There are many ways to realize the power and diversity of arts and humanities in Paducah…

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Where to Find the Best Barbecue in Paducah, Kentucky

No trip to Paducah, Kentucky is complete without a taste of barbecue. Be inspired by this guide to local BBQ restaurants, each featuring mouthwatering meats, savory sauces and storied traditions! Paducah celebrates barbecue year-round at restaurants and events! | Knoth's Bar-B-Que…

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