Area Highlights

Paducah UNESCO Creative City

PaducahPaducah, KY is an arts focused town nestled between two worlds: the river and agriculture. If you’re moving to Paducah or any of the surrounding counties, know we have a lot to offer!

Western Kentucky is home to quality education in Murray State University and Western Kentucky Community & Technical College.

Thousands visit our area every year for AQS QuiltWeek®. Quilters attend seminars, compete and admire quilts made from around the world.

Music and the arts are central to our culture. You can enjoy quality shows at The Carson Center, the Market House Theater or the local colleges. Take a walk through our lowertown arts district and admire the craftsmanship and creativity of local artists.  Each year, the Lowertown Arts & Music Festival features the variety of arts Paducah is known for!

You’ll love the easy going, friendly nature of the area, the mouth watering barbecue, and the beautiful, recreation friendly landscape. Paducah, Murray and all of western Kentucky boasts a variety of cultural experiences and rich tradition. You’re going to love it here!

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