National Kentucky Day is celebrated every year on October 19, as Kentucky’s National Day recognizing approval of Kentucky into statehood. The day is celebrated with great zeal and pride, with celebratory activities like music and dancing the main components of Kentucky Day celebrations.
Kentucky, also known as the Blue Grass State, was the first state to enter the union west of the Appalachian Mountains. National Kentucky Day 2020 falls on Saturday, October 19. Happy Celebrating Kentucky Day!