August 20, 2014 - 9:27am
Book sales are great, and the best one in town is this weekend!
November 20, 2012 - 11:00am
Shop and also learn about Kentuckly's history at the Locust Grove Holiday Sample
Buck the usual Black Friday destinations and come to Locust grove instead for some unique gift ideas.
On Thursday, we will all give collective thanks for what we have. Then, the following day (or maybe even that night, depending on whether or not the turkey and massive carb intake have conquered our collective will to move), we will get up in the wee, wee hours of the a.m. and battle our fellow...
July 29, 2012 - 8:08pm
Tea and Top hats: Reviving Regency England at the Jane Austen Festival
Bare-knuckle boxing anyone? Not all Saturday afternoons are created equal. This year’s fifth annual Jane Austen Festival at Locust Grove brought to life the characters, fashions and Regency flair of the beloved 19th century author.
It’s a fair day; a soothing combination of breeze, sun and cloud that welcomes a stroll outside. The normally wearisome heat has parted company, inviting a parade of colorful gowns to saunter on the arms of dapper gentlemen. Parasols bloom in the sunshine and afternoon tea is casually served...
July 29, 2012 - 8:07pm
Regency Red-Carpet: Locust Grove hosts the 5th annual Jane Austen Festival this
The pages of Jane Austen’s timeless novels descend on the 21st Century at this weekend’s Jane Austen Festival. Head out to Locust Grove Saturday, July 21st and Sunday, July 22nd for all the tea, scones and hoop skirts you can handle.
The time has come to dust off your best cravat, press those trousers and curl that mustache.  No, it’s not Saturday night at the Nachbar, kids. This weekend Historic Locust Grove will open its doors, grounds and hearts to the 5th Annual Jane Austen Festival for two days filled with...
July 29, 2012 - 8:08pm
Construction Paper: Get hands-on with the Art of the Book tomorrow at Locust Gro
Ready to bond over book-making? Sign up and try out a number of book and paper making sessions tomorrow, Saturday, June 23rd, at Historic Locust Grove.
Books are sensuous creatures.  While stereotypically associated with the “nerd persona” – a generally asexual and reserved aura – these innocently-cloaked and unobtrusive paper animals have a rich flesh experience that I, personally, find intoxicating (probably because...