Kentucky

In Performance at the Governor's Mansion

KET brings you the magic of this fall's “Celebrating One Hundred Years of Music at the Governor's Mansion” with a Thanksgiving Day broadcast of In Performance at the Governor’s Mansion.

Performers include Everett McCorvey of the University of Kentucky Opera Theatre; Cynthia Lawrence of UK’s School of Music; Tedrin Blair Lindsay of UK Opera Theatre; Gregory Turay, artist-in-residence at UK; and soprano and Maysville native Catherine Clarke Nardolillo, a UK Opera Theatre graduate. The event was hosted by Gov. Steve Beshear and his wife, Jane Beshear.

Thursday, Nov. 27 at 10/9 pm on KET2

Time for Venison

For deer hunters, early Christmas in Kentucky means the modern gun season. Tim Farmer of Kentucky Afield goes hunting and gives advice on canning deer meat. Watch Video

Dave Does It!

Kentucky Life host Dave Shuffett has tackled just about anything for the "Dave Does It!" segments of the program. Here's one of the 16 segments that have aired since 2009.

Working at the Scrap Yard: Dave drives a Bobcat, sorts scrap metal, crushes a car, and operates a giant magnet—all in a day’s work!

Beers of Louisville

Louisville Life talks with local author Kevin Gibson, whose new book, Louisville Beer: Derby City History on Draft, takes a look at the River City's brewing successes and failures. Gibson shares his thoughts on why Louisville’s craft beer industry is suddenly hopping. Watch Video

Bourbon Red Turkeys

Kentucky Life host Dave Shuffett visits Star Farm in Hart County to find a Kentucky original: the Bourbon Red turkey, a heritage breed developed in Bourbon County. The Bourbon Red was once the most popular turkey on the dinner table because of its rich flavor. Brown-Forman chef Mark Williams makes a Thanksgiving meal with one of these delicious birds. Watch Video

We'll Always
Have Paris

Amy Hess of Kentucky Life visits Main Street in downtown Paris and takes in the sights and sounds, including the town's first distillery in decades, a microbrewery, antiques and more. Watch Video

What's It Worth?

Expert appraisers on Kentucky Collectibles examine 1940s Gibson ukulele and an American long rifle with a stunning value. Plus, learn more about the Frazier History Museum in downtown Louisville. Watch Video