Murray, Kentucky is home to Murray State University and is only a short drive from both Kentucky Lake and Land Between the Lakes.    Recognized nationally, Murray has won numerous awards including Playful City USA for the last two years, 100 Best Communities for Young People three years running and chosen by Rand McNally as the Friendliest Small Town in America and one of the best communities for retirement.  Visit for  more info on where to eat, stay, play and shop while in Murray, Ky.

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We hope you'll spend the day with us and experience a little bit of Scotland in Western Kentucky.

The Murray Highland Festival is sponsored by the Western Kentucky Highland Society.  
The WKHS is a non-profit organization formed to promote Scottish culture in Western Kentucky and foster camaraderie between those who celebrate and recognize the impact those of Scottish descent have had on our society.

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Murray Highland Festival

October 28,2017

.......................without leaving Kentucky.




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