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World Chicken Festival
By London Laurel County Tourism Commission

We are celebrating the 30th Anniversary of the World Chicken Festival in downtown London, Kentucky. Reflecting on memories of nostalgia and creating new memories for generations to come celebrating all the EGG-CITING events that make the World Chicken Festival one of the largest festivals in the State of Kentucky.

The World Chicken Festival is an annual event held in downtown London, Kentucky, in Laurel County, on the last weekend in September. The festival celebrates the life of Colonel Sanders, founder of Kentucky Fried Chicken. Laurel County is the home to the original KFC restaurant in Corbin, Kentucky, founded in the 1940s.


September 26
5:00pm - 11:00pm
Downtown London
Downtown London, KY @ Main Street London, KY