It was a busy fall week in Nelson County recently. Several fall festivals and other events took place over the weekend, including a Zombie Walk, ColorFest, St. Catherine Academy's Autumn Fest, a Craft Beer Festival and a strike at Jim Beam facilities.
NOTE: Not all attached images appeared in the print version of Nelson Scene Oct .19, 2016. Additional images may be found with corresponding online articles about certain events.
Hundreds will be running along the Kentucky Bourbon Trail come Friday, and while the idea of completing the Bourbon Chase may be exhilarating for runners, the event plays a vital role in supporting charities
“We’ll get right about to the $1 million mark,” said Mike Kuntz, event director, referencing the amount of money raised for official charities in the event’s eight years.
As hordes of people walked past her, Lisa Green, of Elizabethtown, sat quietly on the curb near the corner of North Fourth Street and West Flaget waiting for her friend, Melissa Beatty, on Saturday afternoon.
The two were in Bardstown for the 36th annual Arts, Crafts and Antiques Fair, which brought out more than 200 vendors to sell their wares to about 40,000 people on the streets of downtown Bardstown on Saturday and Sunday.