to the Knicely Convention Center for main Book Fest activities
For Internet and GPS mapping services, use 2355 Nashville Road, Bowling Green, KY 42101.
- From Lexington/Louisville: Take I-65 south to Exit 26. Turn right onto KY-234 N (.3 mi.). Use the right 2 lanes to turn right onto KY-234 N (2.3 mi.). Turn left onto Nashville Rd (1.9 mi.). At the traffic circle, take the second exit and stay on Nashville Rd (1.1 mi.). The destination will be on your right.
- From Nashville/Memphis: Take I-65 north to the Natcher Parkway, Exit (20). Take the Natcher Parkway north to Exit 6, 31-W (Franklin/Bowling Green.) Turn right onto 31-W (Nashville Road). Go 1.5 miles, then turn left onto Campbell Lane. Go .2 miles, then turn right at the Knicely Conference Center sign.
- From Owensboro: Take the William Natcher Parkway South to Exit 6, 31-W (Franklin/Bowling Green). Turn left toward Bowling Green onto 31-W (Nashville Road). Travel 1.6 miles and turn left onto Campbell Lane. Go .2 miles, then turn right at the Knicely Conference Center sign.
Looking for somewhere to stay? Look no further. See some great options below!
- Hilton Garden Inn: make a reservation in our discounted block of rooms with this link
- Holiday Inn University Plaza
- Courtyard Bowling Green Convention Center
- Staybridge Suites: conveniently located within walking distance of the Knicely Center.
- The Hyatt Place Bowling Green: great downtown location and short drive to the venue.
Free parking is available in the Knicely Center Parking lot adjacent to the event center.
Knicely Conference Center Map