There are things to do in Somerset Kentucky all year round! Enjoy our hot summers on the lake, and snowy winters in the nearby mountains. Between our miles of shore on Lake Cumberland and the unique scenery in Big South Fork National River, Somerset is in the heart of outdoor fun no matter the weather! And when you’re not having an adventure outside, you can sip some local beer, eat at a delicious restaurant, and discover all the things to do near Lake Cumberland.
Discover the bright colors and harvest season things to do in Somerset, Kentucky as the weather gets chillier. Go apple picking at Haney’s Appledale Farm (8 miles away), where you can also stop for a slice of their fresh pie or pick up some delicious apple butter to take home! The fall is also a good time to go for a drive and take in the fall colors! Make the drive to Daniel Boone National Forest (30 miles away) for beautiful fall foliage.
Cozy up during the winter indoors at our hotel with a fireplace in your room! For indoor culture and history, the Kentucky Music Hall of Fame (30 miles away) showcases Kentucky performers throughout the ages! From pop to country, all kinds of musicians are honored here with artifacts and displays.
Starting in April, Somernites Cruise, Kentucky’s largest classic car show happens every month in Somerset. On the fourth Saturday of the month, you can head across the street from our hotel to Friday Night Thunder, the beginning of the cruise weekend!
Summer in Somerset is full of events down at the lake, as well as the ongoing Somernites Cruise. The Master Musicians Festival brings a wide variety of musical experiences together at one amazing price. In the summer, things to do near Lake Cumberland are plentiful! Spend a day at the lake fishing, boating, and more! For family-friendly fun, head down to SomerSplash Waterpark (10 miles away), with a lazy river, wave pool, and slides. Regardless of the season that you decide to join us, there is no shortage of things to do in Somerset, Kentucky all year round!