Welcome to Boyd County

Ashland Area Convention & Visitors Bureau
1509 Winchester Avenue, Ashland, KY 41101
606-329-1007 or 800-377-6249 - www.visitashlandky.com

Boyd County sits on 160 square miles at the northeastern edge of Kentucky on the banks of the Ohio River and Big Sandy River, resting in the hills of Appalachia.

Boyd County offers many recreational and cultural opportunities with a small town ambiance.

  • Outdoor Adventure
  • Attractions
  • Events
  • Accommodations
  • Campgrounds
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Disc Golf
606-739-4134

Diamond Links Golf Course

18 holes
16710 KY 3
606-928-5335

Austin Hills Golf Course

4135 St Rt 5
606-324-1616

Historical Walking Tour

Downtown Ashland Area
606-329-1007

Ohio River

The beautiful Ohio River flows beside Catlettsburg, Ashland and Greenup, Kentucky making it a large economic contributor to the area.

Riverfront Park

Walking trails
606-329-1007

Sandy Creek Golf Course

18 holes
9701 Meade Springer Road
606-928-6321

ABC Quilt Alley
606-329-1007

AK Sports Park
Baseball fields, soccer fields and skateboard facilities.
City of Ashland
606-327-2046

Armco Park & Boyd County War Memorial
US 60 West
606-739-1296

Ashland & Catlettsburg Floodwall Murals
606-329-1007

Ashland Tennis Center
Home to many large youth and adult tournaments, indoor and outdoor courts.
606-329-2245

Boyd County Community Building
606-739-4134

Central Park
Tennis Courts, Baseball fields, Ice Skating, Festivals, Music.
606-327-2046

Farmers Market
Catlettsburg, Ashland, Summit
606-739-5184

Fannin Car Museum

Featuring antique cars and a large knife collection.
US 60 West
606-929-9000


Historic Courthouse & Historic Stockyards

Catlettsburg
606-329-1007

Highlands Museum & Discovery Center
Variety of interactive exhibits from Native Americans to country music.
1620 Winchester Avenue
606-329-8888

Jesse Stuart Foundation
Bookstore & Gifts
606-326-1667

Paramount Performing Arts Center
One of the first theaters built for “talking pictures,” variety of performances
1300 Winchester Avenue
606-324-3175

Pendleton Art Center
Over 40 art studios under one roof, open first Friday of each month, hours vary.
606-329-1007

Wolfpen Woods Pioneer Village
18th Century Living History Village and Encampment.
Bolts Fork
606-928-6975

YMCA
3232 Old 13th Street, Ashland
606-324-6191

 

 

 



 


EVENTS

First Friday of every month - Art venues, Vintage Car Cruise-Ins, 606-329-1007

JANUARY
Ice Skating in Central Park, Ashland, 606-327-2046

FEBRUARY
Black History Events, Ashland, 606-324-3175
Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration, Ashland, Highlands Museum, 606-329-8888

MARCH
Daffodils in Central Park, Ashland, 606-329-1007 Civil War Exhibit, Ashland, Highlands Museum, 606-329-8888

APRIL
Red Bud Festival, Ashland, 800-377-6249
Easter Egg Hunt, Central Park 606-327-2046

JUNE
Kentucky Music Trail, 606-324-3175

JULY
Boyd County Fair, Boyd County Fairgrounds, 606-928-7190
Summer Motion, Ashland, 800-377-6249

AUGUST
CP1 Reunion Central Park, 606-327-2046
Rt 60 Yard Sale, 606-329-1007

SEPTEMBER
Booker T. Washington Festival, 606-329-1007
Chili Fest, Ashland, 606-324-3175
Catlettsburg Labor Day Celebration, Catlettsburg, 606-377-6249
Holy Family Septemberfest, 606-329-1607
Laborfest in Central Park, 606-327-2046
Poage Landing Days, Ashland, 800-377-6249
Wolfpen Woods Pioneer Village, Ashland, 800-377-6249

OCTOBER
Historical Dining with the Past, Ashland, 800-377-6249
Holloweenfest in Central Park, 606-327-2046

NOVEMBER
Annual Christmas Parade, 606-324-5111
Holidays at the Highlands, 606-329-8888
Festival of Trees, 606-329-1007 Junk Jam Festival, Bear Creek Road, 606-329-1007
Winter Wonderland of Lights, 606-324-5111

DECEMBER
New Year’s Eve Celebration & Ball Drop on Judd Plaza, Downtown Ashland, 606-329-1007
Winter Wonderland of Lights, 606-324-5111

Ashland Inn
55 rooms
3320 Winchester Avenue
606-325-0776

Ashland Plaza Hotel
160 rooms
I-64, Exit 191, Winchester Avenue & 15th Street
606-329-0055

Budget Inn Express
34 rooms
3466 13th Street
606-325-8461

Colonial Inn
77 rooms
1835 Winchester Avenue
606-325-4747

Days Inn
63 rooms
I-64, Exit 185, KY 180
606-928-3600

Fairfield Inn
63 rooms
I-64, Exit 185, US 60
606-928-1222

Four Seasons Motel
9 rooms
2317 Winchester Avenue
606-324-0330

Hampton Inn
60 rooms
I-64, Exit 185, US 60
606-928-2888

Holiday Inn Express

I-64, Exit 185, US 60
606-929-1720

Knights Inn
122 rooms
I-64, Exit 185, US 60
606-928-9501

Quality Inn
54 rooms
I-64, Exit 191, US 23 South
606-325-8989

Ramada Limited
74 rooms
I-64, Exit 191, US 23 South
606-739-5676

Winchester Inn
24 rooms
2280 Winchester Avenue
606-329-2868

 


 



Ashland/Huntington West KOA Kampground
192 Sites
80 KOA Lane, Argillite, KY
(606) 929-5504