Fancy Farm Picnic

What did he say?

BY: - August 7, 2023

FANCY FARM — After the energetic crowd left the Fancy Farm Picnic grounds Saturday, the ramifications of political speeches given are felt throughout the commonwealth.  The headlining speeches, given by incumbent Democratic Gov. Andy Beshear and Republican Attorney General Daniel Cameron, put a spotlight on the differences between them and what’s at stake for their […]

A Fancy Farm gallery: Stump speaking and heckling. A Kentucky tradition is renewed.

BY: - August 6, 2023

The 143rd Fancy Farm Picnic — a feast for connoisseurs of barbecue and Kentucky politics — is in the history books. After a day of colorful personal interactions with voters and each other, Gov. Andy Beshear and Attorney General Daniel Cameron must now return their attentions to raising vast sums of money to pay for […]

Beshear, Cameron face off before a raucous crowd

BY: - August 5, 2023

FANCY FARM — As the sweltering humidity rose, Kentucky’s gubernatorial candidates turned the heat up on each other Saturday afternoon in West Kentucky.  Democratic Gov. Andy Beshear and Republican Attorney General Daniel Cameron traded barbs and addressed a raucous crowd of supporters and naysayers during the 143rd Fancy Farm Picnic.  Fancy Farm’s political speeches laid […]

Fancy Farm Picnic returns to put political spotlight on Western Kentucky

BY: - August 1, 2023

The Fancy Farm Picnic will once again bring Kentucky politicos together this Saturday for fiery stump speeches as well as barbecue and Sun Drop soda. The premier Kentucky political event, which takes place in the Graves County community of Fancy Farm, is a fundraiser for St. Jerome Catholic Church held each August. The Western Kentucky […]