The Local Traveler

The Local Traveler

Amy Hess discovers the people, places, and products that make Kentucky and the surrounding region so unique in this 2017 Ohio Valley Chapter Regional Emmy Award-nominated magazine series.

Recent Episodes

Honor Flights and Nostalgic Louisville | Saturday, July 8 at 5:30 AM ET / Saturday, July 8 at 4:30 AM CT

Donut Trail and BBQ | Saturday, July 15 at 5:30 AM ET / Saturday, July 15 at 4:30 AM CT

Pepper Campus and Kentucky Folk Art Center | Saturday, July 22 at 5:30 AM ET / Saturday, July 22 at 4:30 AM CT

Burgers in the Bluegrass | Wednesday, July 26 at 7:30 AM ET / Wednesday, July 26 at 6:30 AM CT

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Upcoming Schedule

Burgers in the Bluegrass

29:00 | #116

  • KET2: Wednesday, July 26 at 6:00 PM ET / Wednesday, July 26 at 5:00 PM CT
  • KETKY: Thursday, July 27 at 6:00 PM ET / Thursday, July 27 at 5:00 PM CT
  • KET: Friday, July 28 at 12:30 AM ET / Thursday, July 27 at 11:30 PM CT
  • KET: Friday, July 28 at 12:30 AM ET / Thursday, July 27 at 11:30 PM CT
  • KETKY: Saturday, July 29 at 5:30 AM ET / Saturday, July 29 at 4:30 AM CT

Historic Inns and Taverns

26:30 | #115

  • KET: Saturday, July 29 at 12:30 PM ET / Saturday, July 29 at 11:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Sunday, July 30 at 9:30 AM ET / Sunday, July 30 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Tuesday, August 1 at 2:30 PM ET / Tuesday, August 1 at 1:30 PM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, August 2 at 7:30 AM ET / Wednesday, August 2 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, August 2 at 6:00 PM ET / Wednesday, August 2 at 5:00 PM CT
  • KETKY: Thursday, August 3 at 6:00 PM ET / Thursday, August 3 at 5:00 PM CT
  • KET: Friday, August 4 at 12:30 AM ET / Thursday, August 3 at 11:30 PM CT
  • KETKY: Saturday, August 5 at 5:30 AM ET / Saturday, August 5 at 4:30 AM CT

Pay It Forward Restaurants

27:40 | #107

  • KET: Saturday, August 5 at 12:30 PM ET / Saturday, August 5 at 11:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Sunday, August 6 at 9:30 AM ET / Sunday, August 6 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Tuesday, August 8 at 2:30 PM ET / Tuesday, August 8 at 1:30 PM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, August 9 at 7:30 AM ET / Wednesday, August 9 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, August 9 at 6:00 PM ET / Wednesday, August 9 at 5:00 PM CT
  • KETKY: Thursday, August 10 at 6:00 PM ET / Thursday, August 10 at 5:00 PM CT
  • KET: Friday, August 11 at 12:30 AM ET / Thursday, August 10 at 11:30 PM CT

Sugar and Spice Trail

27:10 | #108

  • KET: Saturday, August 12 at 12:30 PM ET / Saturday, August 12 at 11:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Sunday, August 13 at 9:30 AM ET / Sunday, August 13 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Tuesday, August 15 at 2:30 PM ET / Tuesday, August 15 at 1:30 PM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, August 16 at 7:30 AM ET / Wednesday, August 16 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, August 16 at 6:00 PM ET / Wednesday, August 16 at 5:00 PM CT
  • KETKY: Thursday, August 17 at 6:00 PM ET / Thursday, August 17 at 5:00 PM CT
  • KET: Friday, August 18 at 12:30 AM ET / Thursday, August 17 at 11:30 PM CT

Kentucky Culinary Trends - Food Trucks and Spicy Eats

27:35 | #109

  • KET: Saturday, August 19 at 12:30 PM ET / Saturday, August 19 at 11:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Sunday, August 20 at 9:30 AM ET / Sunday, August 20 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Tuesday, August 22 at 2:30 PM ET / Tuesday, August 22 at 1:30 PM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, August 23 at 7:30 AM ET / Wednesday, August 23 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, August 23 at 6:00 PM ET / Wednesday, August 23 at 5:00 PM CT
  • KETKY: Thursday, August 24 at 6:00 PM ET / Thursday, August 24 at 5:00 PM CT
  • KET: Friday, August 25 at 12:30 AM ET / Thursday, August 24 at 11:30 PM CT

Historic Downtown Lexington Businesses- Jefferson Street and Michler's Florist

26:00 | #110

  • KET: Saturday, August 26 at 12:30 PM ET / Saturday, August 26 at 11:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Sunday, August 27 at 9:30 AM ET / Sunday, August 27 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Tuesday, August 29 at 2:30 PM ET / Tuesday, August 29 at 1:30 PM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, August 30 at 7:30 AM ET / Wednesday, August 30 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, August 30 at 6:00 PM ET / Wednesday, August 30 at 5:00 PM CT
  • KETKY: Thursday, August 31 at 6:00 PM ET / Thursday, August 31 at 5:00 PM CT
  • KET: Friday, September 1 at 12:30 AM ET / Thursday, August 31 at 11:30 PM CT

Going Local In Stanford and Hindman

28:30 | #111

  • KET2: Wednesday, September 6 at 7:30 AM ET / Wednesday, September 6 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, September 6 at 6:00 PM ET / Wednesday, September 6 at 5:00 PM CT
  • KET: Friday, September 8 at 12:30 AM ET / Thursday, September 7 at 11:30 PM CT

Arts and Eats - Georgetown and Whitesburg

27:40 | #112

  • KET2: Wednesday, September 13 at 7:30 AM ET / Wednesday, September 13 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, September 13 at 6:00 PM ET / Wednesday, September 13 at 5:00 PM CT
  • KET: Friday, September 15 at 12:30 AM ET / Thursday, September 14 at 11:30 PM CT

Community Commitment

27:00 | #113

  • KET2: Wednesday, September 20 at 7:30 AM ET / Wednesday, September 20 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, September 20 at 6:00 PM ET / Wednesday, September 20 at 5:00 PM CT
  • KET: Friday, September 22 at 12:30 AM ET / Thursday, September 21 at 11:30 PM CT

Adventure Kentucky

28:30 | #114

  • KET2: Wednesday, September 27 at 7:30 AM ET / Wednesday, September 27 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, September 27 at 6:00 PM ET / Wednesday, September 27 at 5:00 PM CT
  • KET: Friday, September 29 at 12:30 AM ET / Thursday, September 28 at 11:30 PM CT