Berea Tourism Blog
Berea’s Festival of LearnShops 2023
This July, hundreds of people will gather for a celebration of Berea’s arts and crafts heritage at the 11th annual Berea KY Tourism’s Festival of LearnShops. Originally created to promote Berea’s identity as the Folk Arts and Crafts capital of Kentucky, the...
The Greathouse Inn – Your Home for Tonight
“This is your home for tonight.” This line is the first thing you’ll hear from Pat Greathouse when you arrive at the Greathouse Inn Bed and Breakfast. When you stay there, you’re part of the family, which is why returning guests are just as common as newcomers. Today...
The Berea Arts Council – Bringing the Arts into the Community
On a warm June evening at the Berea Arts Council, eight actors, one director, and a gallery full of eager audience members gathered with one purpose: to experience theatre in a new and unique way. Dream Roles, directed by Berea College Professor Deborah Martin, can...
Business Spotlight: Happiness Hills
Tucked away from the hustle and bustle, you’ll find Happiness Hills. On a beautiful farm just outside of Berea, the Escobar family has created a welcoming place where you can retreat alone or gathered with friends and family.
Business Spotlight: Berea Earth Warriors
Berea’s natural beauty is being further enhanced by the volunteer efforts of a group of local “Earth Warriors” who are working hard to reduce dumping and littering throughout the city.
Business Spotlight: The Mother Well
There’s a brand-new space dedicated to helping families thrive in Berea, KY – The Mother Well! The Mother Well transforms expecting moms and dads into confident parents through education, support, and community.
Business Spotlight: Wildflowers Boutique
LeeAmber opened Wildflowers Boutique a year ago this month. The Chestnut Street shop’s warm and inviting atmosphere is blooming with business, selling a variety of clothing, accessories and more.
Business Spotlight: The Family Tree
Skills passed down from generation to generation, the Adams family loves to craft together. For almost 30 years, The Family Tree has been their family business. Selling handmade wares, many made by their family, in Berea’s Old Town Artisan Village for 21 years of their 30 years in business.
Boone Trace Trail Sign Unveiled and Celebrated with Ribbon Cutting
On Saturday, September 18, 2021, a beautiful new sign was unveiled for the Boone Trace Trail at Brushy Fork. The trail, recognized as part of Daniel Boone’s path blazed in 1775, is ¾ of a mile, lining up very closely to Boone’s exact trail.
Business Spotlight: HomeGrown HideAways
HomeGrown HideAways, one of Berea’s fastest growing AgriTourism destinations, recently celebrated the grand opening of their community kitchen facility. The farm, campground and event facility’s latest project, an expansion of their pavilion, is already underway.