Political speeches to resume at Kentucky’s Fancy Farm picnic
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - Some of Kentucky’s most prominent leaders can start warming up their best zingers - the political speeches will resume at the Fancy Farm picnic after a one-year hiatus caused by COVID-19.
Organizers confirmed Monday the picnic and speeches are on for this year.
Emceeing the political speaking will be Bob Babbage, a former secretary of state and auditor.
The picnic - also known for its barbecue - is set for Aug. 7 in the far western Kentucky community of Fancy Farm.
Last year’s picnic was scaled back and the political speeches were canceled amid the coronavirus pandemic.
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