Where better to experience a fantastic Christmas season than the Most Beautiful Small Town in America? Bardstown, Kentucky is ready to welcome you for a month and a half of Christmas events like our Holiday Open House, where our shops reveal all of their one-of-a-kind items for everyone on your shopping list, to our Christmas Tour of Homes where you can tour privately-owned, decorated homes. If it’s an experience you want, hop on My Old Kentucky Dinner Train’s North Pole Express! Or be downtown on December 5th for the Bardstown Kiwanis Club’s Annual Christmas Parade! All of your Christmas wishes can come true here in Bardstown. See all of our Christmas ‘Round Bardstown events below. Click on each box for more details.

Schedule of Events

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sun01dec11:00 amMY OLD KENTUCKY DINNER TRAIN’S NORTH POLE EXPRESS11:00 am My Old Kentucky Dinner Train, 602 N. Third St.

sun01dec2:00 pmKENTUCKY RAILWAY MUSEUM’S SANTA EXPRESS2:00 pm Kentucky Railway Museum, 136 S. Main St.

sun01dec4:30 pmMY OLD KENTUCKY DINNER TRAIN’S NORTH POLE EXPRESS4:30 pm My Old Kentucky Dinner Train, 602 N. Third St.

sun01dec5:00 pmKENTUCKY RAILWAY MUSEUM’S SANTA EXPRESS5:00 pm Kentucky Railway Museum, 136 S. Main St.

tue03dec6:30 pmMAKE-AND-TAKE TRIM-A-TREE PROGRAM6:30 pm Nelson County Public Library, 201 Cathedral Manor

thu05dec5:00 pm7:00 pmJAILER’S INN OPEN HOUSE5:00 pm - 7:00 pm Jailers Inn, 111 W. Stephen Foster Ave.

thu05dec6:00 pm9:00 pmHOLIDAY ON THE HILL6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Bourbon Heritage Center, 1311 Gilkey Run Road

thu05dec6:00 pmBARDSTOWN KIWANIS CLUB’S ANNUAL CHRISTMAS PARADE6:00 pm Downtown Bardstown

fri06dec6:00 pm9:00 pmMY OLD KENTUCKY HOME’S AN OLD KENTUCKY CHRISTMAS CAROL6:00 pm - 9:00 pm EST My Old Kentucky Home, 501 E. Stephen Foster Ave.

fri06dec7:00 pmKENTUCKY RAILWAY MUSEUM’S NORTH POLE EXPRESS7:00 pm Kentucky Railway Museum, 136 S. Main St.

fri06dec7:30 pmBEAUTIFUL MUSIC OF CHRISTMAS7:30 pm Basilica of St. Joseph Proto-Cathedral, 310 W. Stephen Foster Ave.

sat07dec10:00 am4:00 pmST. GREGORY’S GIFT AND CRAFT SHOW10:00 am - 4:00 pm EST St. Gregory Parish Community Center, 330 Samuels Loop

sat07dec11:00 am1:00 pmSANTA ON THE SQUARE11:00 am - 1:00 pm EST Bardstown Court Square, Court Square

sat07dec11:00 amMY OLD KENTUCKY DINNER TRAIN’S NORTH POLE EXPRESS11:00 am My Old Kentucky Dinner Train, 602 N. Third St.

sat07dec2:00 pmKENTUCKY RAILWAY MUSEUM’S SANTA EXPRESS2:00 pm Kentucky Railway Museum, 136 S. Main St.

sat07dec5:00 pmKENTUCKY RAILWAY MUSEUM’S SANTA EXPRESS5:00 pm Kentucky Railway Museum, 136 S. Main St.

sat07dec5:00 pm8:00 pmMAKER’S MARK DISTILLERY CANDLELIGHT TOURS5:00 pm - 8:00 pm EST Maker's Mark Distillery, 3350 Burks Spring Rd.

sat07dec6:00 pm9:00 pmMY OLD KENTUCKY HOME’S AN OLD KENTUCKY CHRISTMAS CAROL6:00 pm - 9:00 pm EST My Old Kentucky Home, 501 E. Stephen Foster Ave.

sat07dec8:00 pmKENTUCKY RAILWAY MUSEUM’S NORTH POLE EXPRESS8:00 pm Kentucky Railway Museum, 136 S. Main St.

sun08dec11:00 amMY OLD KENTUCKY DINNER TRAIN’S NORTH POLE EXPRESS11:00 am My Old Kentucky Dinner Train, 602 N. Third St.

sun08dec2:00 pmKENTUCKY RAILWAY MUSEUM’S SANTA EXPRESS2:00 pm Kentucky Railway Museum, 136 S. Main St.

sun08dec4:30 pmMY OLD KENTUCKY DINNER TRAIN’S NORTH POLE EXPRESS4:30 pm My Old Kentucky Dinner Train, 602 N. Third St.

sun08dec5:00 pmKENTUCKY RAILWAY MUSEUM’S SANTA EXPRESS5:00 pm Kentucky Railway Museum, 136 S. Main St.

thu12dec5:00 pm7:00 pmLux Row Holiday Bottle Signing5:00 pm - 7:00 pm Lux Row Distillers, 1 Lux Row, 3050 E John Rowan Blvd

fri13dec6:00 pm8:00 pm41st ANNUAL LIVE NATIVITY6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EST Bardstown Baptist Church, 101 W. Brashear

fri13dec6:00 pm9:00 pmMY OLD KENTUCKY HOME’S AN OLD KENTUCKY CHRISTMAS CAROL6:00 pm - 9:00 pm EST My Old Kentucky Home, 501 E. Stephen Foster Ave.

fri13dec7:00 pmKENTUCKY RAILWAY MUSEUM’S NORTH POLE EXPRESS7:00 pm Kentucky Railway Museum, 136 S. Main St.

sat14dec11:00 amMY OLD KENTUCKY DINNER TRAIN’S NORTH POLE EXPRESS11:00 am My Old Kentucky Dinner Train, 602 N. Third St.

sat14dec11:00 am1:00 pmSANTA ON THE SQUARE11:00 am - 1:00 pm EST Bardstown Court Square, Court Square

sat14dec12:00 pmCHRISTMAS TEA AT WICKLAND LUNCHEON12:00 pm EST Wickland, 550 Bloomfield Rd. US 62 E.

sat14dec2:00 pm8:00 pmCHRISTMAS TOUR OF HOMES2:00 pm - 8:00 pm EST

sat14dec2:00 pmKENTUCKY RAILWAY MUSEUM’S SANTA EXPRESS2:00 pm Kentucky Railway Museum, 136 S. Main St.

sat14dec5:00 pm8:00 pmMAKER’S MARK DISTILLERY CANDLELIGHT TOURS5:00 pm - 8:00 pm EST Maker's Mark Distillery, 3350 Burks Spring Rd.

sat14dec5:00 pmKENTUCKY RAILWAY MUSEUM’S SANTA EXPRESS5:00 pm Kentucky Railway Museum, 136 S. Main St.

sat14dec6:00 pm8:00 pm41st ANNUAL LIVE NATIVITY6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EST Bardstown Baptist Church, 101 W. Brashear

sat14dec6:00 pm9:00 pmMY OLD KENTUCKY HOME’S AN OLD KENTUCKY CHRISTMAS CAROL6:00 pm - 9:00 pm EST My Old Kentucky Home, 501 E. Stephen Foster Ave.

sat14dec8:00 pmKENTUCKY RAILWAY MUSEUM’S NORTH POLE EXPRESS8:00 pm Kentucky Railway Museum, 136 S. Main St.

sun15dec11:00 amMY OLD KENTUCKY DINNER TRAIN’S NORTH POLE EXPRESS11:00 am My Old Kentucky Dinner Train, 602 N. Third St.

sun15dec2:00 pmKENTUCKY RAILWAY MUSEUM’S SANTA EXPRESS2:00 pm Kentucky Railway Museum, 136 S. Main St.

sun15dec4:00 pmCHRISTMAS TEA AT WICKLAND4:00 pm EST Wickland, 550 Bloomfield Rd. US 62 E.

sun15dec4:30 pmMY OLD KENTUCKY DINNER TRAIN’S NORTH POLE EXPRESS4:30 pm My Old Kentucky Dinner Train, 602 N. Third St.

sun15dec5:00 pmKENTUCKY RAILWAY MUSEUM’S SANTA EXPRESS5:00 pm Kentucky Railway Museum, 136 S. Main St.

sun15dec6:00 pm8:00 pm41st ANNUAL LIVE NATIVITY6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EST Bardstown Baptist Church, 101 W. Brashear

thu19dec7:00 pmKENTUCKY RAILWAY MUSEUM’S NORTH POLE EXPRESS7:00 pm Kentucky Railway Museum, 136 S. Main St.

fri20dec7:00 pmKENTUCKY RAILWAY MUSEUM’S NORTH POLE EXPRESS7:00 pm Kentucky Railway Museum, 136 S. Main St.

sat21dec11:00 amMY OLD KENTUCKY DINNER TRAIN’S NORTH POLE EXPRESS11:00 am My Old Kentucky Dinner Train, 602 N. Third St.

sat21dec2:00 pmKENTUCKY RAILWAY MUSEUM’S SANTA EXPRESS2:00 pm Kentucky Railway Museum, 136 S. Main St.

sat21dec5:00 pmKENTUCKY RAILWAY MUSEUM’S SANTA EXPRESS5:00 pm Kentucky Railway Museum, 136 S. Main St.

sat21dec8:00 pmKENTUCKY RAILWAY MUSEUM’S NORTH POLE EXPRESS8:00 pm Kentucky Railway Museum, 136 S. Main St.

sun22dec11:00 amMY OLD KENTUCKY DINNER TRAIN’S NORTH POLE EXPRESS11:00 am My Old Kentucky Dinner Train, 602 N. Third St.

sun22dec2:00 pmKENTUCKY RAILWAY MUSEUM’S SANTA EXPRESS2:00 pm Kentucky Railway Museum, 136 S. Main St.

sun22dec4:30 pmMY OLD KENTUCKY DINNER TRAIN’S NORTH POLE EXPRESS4:30 pm My Old Kentucky Dinner Train, 602 N. Third St.

sun22dec5:00 pmKENTUCKY RAILWAY MUSEUM’S SANTA EXPRESS5:00 pm Kentucky Railway Museum, 136 S. Main St.

tue31dec4:30 pmMY OLD KENTUCKY DINNER TRAIN’S NEW YEAR’S EVE EXCURSION4:30 pm EST My Old Kentucky Dinner Train, 602 N. Third St.

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