Find Food & Dance Events

Check out our regional Food & Dance Events Calendar! If you know of events to add, please email us at

Share your food and dance stories

What food and dance stories would you like to share? We invite you to share any pictures and stories that relate to food and/or dance in East Kentucky. Please email and we will follow up with you.

Become an Affiliate

Are you a part of an organization, event, or business that would like to join the East Kentucky Food & Dance Trail? Please click here to fill out the information form and we will be in touch!

Regional Gathering

A Regional Gathering for all affiliates and others interested in food and dance will be held at Hindman Settlement School. Stay tuned for more details.

Join the EKY Dance & Music ListServ

Stay informed on the latest on dance and music offerings and events in the region by joining the ListServ. To join email

Dumplin’s and Dancin’

We invite you to join us for Dumplin’s and Dancin’, an annual celebration of Appalachian food and dance the first weekend in December at Hindman Settlement School. This fun filled weekend features speakers, food and dance workshops, a local foods feast, and evening dances. More information is available at