About AshlandDue to the rich natural resources in the area, Ashland is a major shipping and industrial center. The town, also known as the birthplace of country music's The Judds and Billy Ray Cyrus, boasts a museum and a performing arts center. In December, visit Santa and enjoy 800,000 lights during the Winter Wonderland of Lights Festival .
Visitor Centers Ashland Area Convention and Visitors Bureau 1509 Winchester Ave. Ashland, KY 41101. Phone:(606)329-1007 or (800)377-6249
Self-guiding ToursMaps for a 2-mile walking or driving historical tour are available at the convention and visitors bureau.
Things to Do Highlands Museum and Discovery Center
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