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Stories and Tips Richmond

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Christmas Lights in Richmond

Written by bledpub on 26 Dec, 2007

Some might call it tacky, but I love Christmas lights. I like the tasteful houses with the icicle lights and the green wreathes hanging daintily on the front doors, but what I LOVE are the houses that go all out. You know, the ones that…Read More


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Downtown Richmond

Written by bledpub on 04 Dec, 2007

With over 100 buildings on the National Register of Historic Places and three National Register Historic Districts, downtown Richmond is considered one of the state's finest restored 19th century commercial districts. Visit retail and antique stores, restaurants and historic buildings in the downtown area. Walking…Read More


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Siege at Ft. Boonesboro reenactment

Written by bledpub on 04 Dec, 2007

September 24-25The reenactment of the siege at the Fort can be very entertaining. I worked it one year and living historians come from all over the United States to participate. They usually set up camp in the large grassy area by the river and you…Read More


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Madison County Fair

Written by bledpub on 04 Dec, 2007

God bless Eastern and Central Kentucky counties that haven’t lost their county fairs. With so many theme parks so close by now (Kentucky Kingdom, King’s Island, Dollywood…) and the huge state fair, it’s a wonder that they haven’t died out all together. Yet, every year…Read More


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White Hall Ghost Walk

Written by bledpub on 04 Dec, 2007

Really more of an event than a custom...Every year, White Hall State Historic Site hosts the popular annual event "A Haunting Evening with the Clay Family" in October. In 2004, dates were October 21, 22, 23, 29, 30 and 31. It happens in the evenings…Read More


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Old Houses in Richmond

Written by bledpub on 02 Dec, 2007

There are some absolutely gorgeous old homes in Richmond. Some are abandoned and falling in and others have been restored. You can do a walking tour of downtown homes if you go to the Tourism Center and get a pamphlet. Others you can find simply…Read More


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