Welcome to Hopkinsville

The Batter Capital of the World!

Located in the western region of Kentucky, Hopkinsville proudly claims its title as the Batter Capital of the World, a city that thrives on the artistry of delicious baked goods. Join us as we celebrate the sweet symphony of flavors, aromas, and culinary expertise that defines our vibrant community.

Hopkinsville Kentucky, Batter Capital of the World!

A Sweet Legacy. Hopkinsville has a time-honored tradition of producing the finest batters that have delighted taste buds for generations. From delectable cakes to irresistible cookies, our city’s culinary artisans are masters of the batter craft.

Baker’s Paradise. Take a field to fork farm tour (available seasonally), sample locally made products at participating restaurants, get your picture made in an oversized mixing bowl of brownie batter at the Visitors Center!

Culinary Events. Experience the joy of baking at our annual Batter Fest, a celebration that brings together the community and visitors alike. Participate in baking competitions, savor tasting sessions, and immerse yourself in the festive atmosphere that defines Hopkinsville’s love affair with batter.

Local Ingredients, Global Flavors. Globally recognizable products like Ghirardelli Brownie Mix, Krusteaz products (including pancake, waffle and muffin mix), Cracker Barrel Biscuit mix, Red Lobster Cheddar Bay Biscuit mix, SunFlour Cornmeal, flour and a variety of others, are all created in Hopkinsville using local wheat ground into flour. Fun fact: If you eat a McDonald’s biscuit east of the Mississippi River, the flour comes from right here in Hopkinsville?

Join us in Hopkinsville, where the aroma of freshly baked goods fills the air, and every bite tells a story of passion and culinary excellence. Plan your visit to the Batter Capital of the World and indulge in a world of sweet delights that await you in our charming city.

Visit Us!
Visit Hopkinsville Tourism