The weirder, the better!
It’s Raining Meat
In 1876, chunks of meat fell from the sky above a farm in Bath County, Kentucky in a freak occurrence that remains unexplained. In 2019, Mick Sullivan, Manager of Youth and Family Programs at the Frazier, wrote a book about it! Introducing The Meatshower, the mostly-true tale of an unbelievable incident, illustrated by Shae Goodlett.
How did Kentucky get its name? How do you pronounce “Louisville”? Place names in the Bluegrass State have long been a source of friendly debate — and occasionally, giggles.
Freak Power & Fringe Living
Three of the most legendary icons to emerge from Kentucky — author Hunter S. Thompson, fine arts librarian Anna Hubbard, and Anna’s husband, the painter and shantyboater Harlan Hubbard — were fiercely independent figures who rejected consumer culture.