ROMP Music Festival Kentucky 5  Follow the Kentucky Bourbon Trail with rich history dating back 200 years including Bardstown, the Bourbon Capital of the World®. 6a  The award-winning Muhammad Ali Centre in Louisville pays tribute to Ali’s life and legacy. 6b  The Kentucky Derby, the richest two minutes in sport, is held at Churchill Downs every May. 7   Mammoth Cave National Park is the world’s longest known cave system. 8  Bowling Green is home to America’s sports car, the Corvette, and visitors can tour the factory and see the world’s largest collection at the Corvette Museum. 9  The Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame & Museum is based in Owensboro and is the only museum of its kind. Kentucky is the front porch of the South, welcoming visitors with our Southern hospitality. While horses, bourbon and bluegrass are our signatures, we also offer the birthplace of Abraham Lincoln and Muhammad Ali plus the finest in dining, arts, entertainment, history and thrilling outdoor adventure to make any visit complete. 1   The Country Music Highway is 144 miles of scenic roads in eastern Kentucky linked to stars such as Loretta Lynn. 2  The “Niagara of the South” Cumberland Falls can be seen by day and especially at night for the “moonbow.” 3  Lexington is all things equine from horse museums to stud farm tours to retirement stables for thoroughbreds. 4  The Newport Gangster Tour in Covington explores streets where mobs made their millions and gamblers lost their lives. Churchill Downs, Louisville Kentucky Bourbon