The Local Traveler

The Local Traveler

Amy Hess hosts this magazine series that allows viewers to take part in virtual day trips uncovering the people, places, and products that make Kentucky and the surrounding region so unique.

Recent Episodes

Community Commitment | Saturday, May 6 at 5:30 AM ET / Saturday, May 6 at 4:30 AM CT

Outdoor Adventure | Saturday, May 13 at 5:30 AM ET / Saturday, May 13 at 4:30 AM CT

Historic Inns and Taverns | Saturday, May 20 at 5:30 AM ET / Saturday, May 20 at 4:30 AM CT

Burgers in the Bluegrass | Sunday, May 21 at 9:30 AM ET / Sunday, May 21 at 8:30 AM CT

Show all past The Local Traveler episodes.

Upcoming Schedule

Burgers in the Bluegrass

29:00 | #116

  • KETKY: Tuesday, May 23 at 2:30 PM ET / Tuesday, May 23 at 1:30 PM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, May 24 at 7:30 AM ET / Wednesday, May 24 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, May 24 at 6:00 PM ET / Wednesday, May 24 at 5:00 PM CT
  • KETKY: Thursday, May 25 at 6:00 PM ET / Thursday, May 25 at 5:00 PM CT
  • KET: Friday, May 26 at 12:30 AM ET / Thursday, May 25 at 11:30 PM CT
  • KET: Friday, May 26 at 12:30 AM ET / Thursday, May 25 at 11:30 PM CT
  • KETKY: Saturday, May 27 at 5:30 AM ET / Saturday, May 27 at 4:30 AM CT

Paying It Forward

27:40 | #107

  • KET: Saturday, May 27 at 12:30 PM ET / Saturday, May 27 at 11:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Sunday, May 28 at 9:30 AM ET / Sunday, May 28 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Tuesday, May 30 at 2:30 PM ET / Tuesday, May 30 at 1:30 PM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, May 31 at 7:30 AM ET / Wednesday, May 31 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, May 31 at 6:00 PM ET / Wednesday, May 31 at 5:00 PM CT
  • KETKY: Thursday, June 1 at 6:00 PM ET / Thursday, June 1 at 5:00 PM CT
  • KET: Friday, June 2 at 12:30 AM ET / Thursday, June 1 at 11:30 PM CT
  • KETKY: Saturday, June 3 at 5:30 AM ET / Saturday, June 3 at 4:30 AM CT

Food Synergy

27:00 | #104

  • KET: Saturday, June 3 at 12:30 PM ET / Saturday, June 3 at 11:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Sunday, June 4 at 9:30 AM ET / Sunday, June 4 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Tuesday, June 6 at 2:30 PM ET / Tuesday, June 6 at 1:30 PM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, June 7 at 7:30 AM ET / Wednesday, June 7 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, June 7 at 6:00 PM ET / Wednesday, June 7 at 5:00 PM CT
  • KETKY: Thursday, June 8 at 6:00 PM ET / Thursday, June 8 at 5:00 PM CT
  • KET: Friday, June 9 at 12:30 AM ET / Thursday, June 8 at 11:30 PM CT
  • KETKY: Saturday, June 10 at 5:30 AM ET / Saturday, June 10 at 4:30 AM CT

Pizza in the Bluegrass

24:35 | #105

  • KET: Saturday, June 10 at 12:30 PM ET / Saturday, June 10 at 11:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Sunday, June 11 at 9:30 AM ET / Sunday, June 11 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Tuesday, June 13 at 2:30 PM ET / Tuesday, June 13 at 1:30 PM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, June 14 at 7:30 AM ET / Wednesday, June 14 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, June 14 at 6:00 PM ET / Wednesday, June 14 at 5:00 PM CT
  • KETKY: Thursday, June 15 at 6:00 PM ET / Thursday, June 15 at 5:00 PM CT
  • KET: Friday, June 16 at 12:30 AM ET / Thursday, June 15 at 11:30 PM CT
  • KETKY: Saturday, June 17 at 5:30 AM ET / Saturday, June 17 at 4:30 AM CT

Crafty in the Commonwealth

26:05 | #106

  • KET: Saturday, June 17 at 12:30 PM ET / Saturday, June 17 at 11:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Sunday, June 18 at 9:30 AM ET / Sunday, June 18 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Tuesday, June 20 at 2:30 PM ET / Tuesday, June 20 at 1:30 PM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, June 21 at 7:30 AM ET / Wednesday, June 21 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, June 21 at 6:00 PM ET / Wednesday, June 21 at 5:00 PM CT
  • KETKY: Thursday, June 22 at 6:00 PM ET / Thursday, June 22 at 5:00 PM CT
  • KET: Friday, June 23 at 12:30 AM ET / Thursday, June 22 at 11:30 PM CT
  • KETKY: Saturday, June 24 at 5:30 AM ET / Saturday, June 24 at 4:30 AM CT

Kentucky Culinary Trends - Food Trucks and Spicy Eats

27:35 | #109

  • KET: Saturday, June 24 at 12:30 PM ET / Saturday, June 24 at 11:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Sunday, June 25 at 9:30 AM ET / Sunday, June 25 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Tuesday, June 27 at 2:30 PM ET / Tuesday, June 27 at 1:30 PM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, June 28 at 7:30 AM ET / Wednesday, June 28 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, June 28 at 6:00 PM ET / Wednesday, June 28 at 5:00 PM CT
  • KETKY: Thursday, June 29 at 6:00 PM ET / Thursday, June 29 at 5:00 PM CT
  • KET: Friday, June 30 at 12:30 AM ET / Thursday, June 29 at 11:30 PM CT
  • KETKY: Saturday, July 1 at 5:30 AM ET / Saturday, July 1 at 4:30 AM CT

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

26:00 | #110

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

Going Local In Stanford and Hindman

28:30 | #111

  • KET: Saturday, July 8 at 12:30 PM ET / Saturday, July 8 at 11:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Sunday, July 9 at 9:30 AM ET / Sunday, July 9 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Tuesday, July 11 at 2:30 PM ET / Tuesday, July 11 at 1:30 PM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, July 12 at 7:30 AM ET / Wednesday, July 12 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, July 12 at 6:00 PM ET / Wednesday, July 12 at 5:00 PM CT
  • KETKY: Thursday, July 13 at 6:00 PM ET / Thursday, July 13 at 5:00 PM CT
  • KET: Friday, July 14 at 12:30 AM ET / Thursday, July 13 at 11:30 PM CT
  • KETKY: Saturday, July 15 at 5:30 AM ET / Saturday, July 15 at 4:30 AM CT

Arts and Eats - Georgetown and Whitesburg

27:40 | #112

  • KET: Saturday, July 15 at 12:30 PM ET / Saturday, July 15 at 11:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Sunday, July 16 at 9:30 AM ET / Sunday, July 16 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Tuesday, July 18 at 2:30 PM ET / Tuesday, July 18 at 1:30 PM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, July 19 at 7:30 AM ET / Wednesday, July 19 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, July 19 at 6:00 PM ET / Wednesday, July 19 at 5:00 PM CT
  • KETKY: Thursday, July 20 at 6:00 PM ET / Thursday, July 20 at 5:00 PM CT
  • KET: Friday, July 21 at 12:30 AM ET / Thursday, July 20 at 11:30 PM CT
  • KETKY: Saturday, July 22 at 5:30 AM ET / Saturday, July 22 at 4:30 AM CT

Community Commitment

27:00 | #113

  • KET: Saturday, July 22 at 12:30 PM ET / Saturday, July 22 at 11:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Sunday, July 23 at 9:30 AM ET / Sunday, July 23 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Tuesday, July 25 at 2:30 PM ET / Tuesday, July 25 at 1:30 PM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, July 26 at 7:30 AM ET / Wednesday, July 26 at 6:30 AM CT
  • 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
  • KETKY: Saturday, July 29 at 5:30 AM ET / Saturday, July 29 at 4:30 AM CT