Make plans to attend the Kentucky Mushroom Festival 2023, taking place in the captivating surroundings at Barren River Magic located in Center, Kentucky. This event is your gateway to a world of fungi education, family-friendly camping, foraging adventures, live music, and more.

Lots of Experiences Available

At the heart of the Kentucky Mushroom Festival 2023, you'll find a diverse range of educational workshops and guided discussions. Explore the art of tincture making, uncover the secrets of log inoculation, delve into the uses of fungi in medicine, and embark on thrilling foraging expeditions. It's a family-friendly camping experience that combines fun with valuable knowledge.

Vendors and Music Too

The Kentucky Mushroom Festival also boasts unique vendor stalls offering a wide array of intriguing items. You can enhance your festival experience with guided foraging classes and immerse yourself in a stellar music lineup. Yet, what truly distinguishes this event is its profound appreciation for mushrooms and their role in our lives, fostering a unique and vibrant community.

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Attending the Kentucky Mushroom Festival 2023 promises to be loads of fun! Enjoy free parking, and children aged 15 and under can enter for free. Primitive camping right next to your vehicle is included in your admission, allowing you to fully embrace the natural beauty of Barren River Magic. Furthermore, all activities and live music performances are included in your admission fee. Don't miss out on the fantastic live music, delectable food trucks, and captivating vendor stalls. Secure your Tier 1 Tickets for just $99 or purchase tickets on-site for $111.


Dates and Times

Take note of the gate hours for the event:

  • Friday, October 6: 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
  • Saturday, October 7: 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
  • Sunday, October 8: 8:00 am - Organizers ask that you head home by 6:00 pm

Sustainability is a Priority

The Kentucky Mushroom Festival is dedicated to sustainability, striving to be a zero-waste event. Attendees are encouraged to minimize waste by avoiding unnecessary packaging and bringing their own trash bags.

Additional Information

For any questions or additional information, feel free to contact Paige at 859--979-7827. Join us at the Kentucky Mushroom Festival 2023 for an unforgettable experience, celebrating education, nature, and community in the heart of Center, Kentucky. We look forward to welcoming you to this extraordinary event!


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