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Appalshop

91 Madison Ave, Whitesburg, KY 41858-9317
+1 606-633-0108
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Celebration of Traditional Culture with a Social Conscience

Seedtime on the Cumberland is a very special celebration of traditional Appalachian culture... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2018
Ron P
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Ford, Kentucky, United States
Definitely a place to visit Whitesburg, KY!

As part of the class I am taking this Summer, I got to visit Appalshop, an organization that... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2016
Kenny Louissain... N
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91 Madison Ave, Whitesburg, KY 41858-9317
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+1 606-633-0108
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Reviewed 8 April 2018

Seedtime on the Cumberland is a very special celebration of traditional Appalachian culture. Drawing upon Appalshop's film productions (Headwaters), its community radio presence (WMMT), it recording artists (June Appal), and theatre company (Roadside Theater), Seedtime showcases the Appalachian arts, crafts, and music over a weekend...More

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Reviewed 6 July 2016

As part of the class I am taking this Summer, I got to visit Appalshop, an organization that promotes economic development and innovation in the Appalachian region through entrepreneurship. When I got there with my classmates, Herb E. Smith from the video documentary production department,...More

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Reviewed 5 July 2016

I had the privilege of visiting Appalshop with a college group. We were on the last leg of our trip through Appalachia; we had started in eastern Kentucky, wound through West Virginia, stayed a night in southwestern Virginia, and drove through Whitesburg on our way...More

Thank Aaron C
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Reviewed 2 July 2016

We visited Appalshop with Entrepreneurship for the Public Good and we had the pleasure of meeting, talking, and taking a tour of the establishment with Herbie Smith, Jeremy McQueen, and Ben Tink. This place is awesome and it is amazing what they are doing in...More

Thank Alberto C
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Reviewed 1 July 2016

I visited the Appalshop with my summer institute and our professor. We had the tour of the building and had a conversation with Herbie Smith who has been working there since the first years of Appalshop. We were also privileged to hear the creative place...More

Thank Aidana A
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Reviewed 22 June 2016

I had the pleasure visiting and touring Appalshop. The place is a cultural hub that showed all the great things Appalachia has to offer, its art, music, and history. Appalshop is the place to go for those who want to learn about Appalachia.

1  Thank Ben N
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Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

My class and I had a tour of the building as well as a meeting with the creative place maker to see everything that Appalshop is doing for Whitesburg. I love this shop, the town, and I hope to see it prosper more in the...More

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Reviewed 21 June 2016

Appalashop amazed me with its dedication to the Appalachian region. My group of 20 was able to have a tour with Herbie Smith and Jeremy McQueen from Mountain Tech Media, and Ben Fink. They informed us about the daily operations of Appalashop and Appalashop's legacy....More

Thank Nikki H
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Reviewed 13 June 2016

If you're passionate about the region of Appalachia this is the place to be. It's a great place to start discovering regional artists from all over and meet amazing people, dedicated to bringing economic development in Appalachia. Everyone loves it, and Herb E., one of...More

Thank Andreea T
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Reviewed 13 June 2016

I visited Appalshop a few days ago and I was thoroughly impressed by the work that they have been doing in the Appalachian region for 47 years.

Thank Tilda D
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