Inspiring. Creative. Flavorful.

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"Best Small Towns for Food in the U.S." -Tasting Table

Paducah, Kentucky inspires creativity as a UNESCO Creative City where creative chefs and innovative craft brewers, distillers and vintners have energized the culinary scene. Join us for dining and tasting experiences that reflect the flavor and authentic hospitality that have long been our city's hallmark!

Flavorful Fall Festivals & Events

Barbecue on the River

Barbecue on the River | September 27-29


Oktoberfest Paducah

Maiden Alley Oktoberfest | October 18-19

The Many Flavors of #PaducahCreativeCity

From authentic western Kentucky BBQ to handcrafted cocktails and sweet treats, you'll find flavors worth sharing in Paducah! Follow along for local inspiration, and share your #PaducahCreativeCity experience, too.