Photos from the 2018 Kentucky ProStart Invitational

Thank you to all the students, judges and volunteers who made KPSI 2018 such a huge success.

Click here to see pictures

3rd Annual Kentucky ProStart Invitational Winners

The winning Management team from Marion C. Moore and the winning Culinary team from Jessamine County CTE will represent Kentucky at the 2018 National ProStart Invitational in Providence, RI.

The competition runs April 27th-29th.

Jessamine County CTE Culinary Team 2018

Marion C. Moore Management Team 2018

Click here for more information

Top 5 Reasons to Join Your State Restaurant Association

Whether you’ve owned a restaurant for a few months or several years, you will have to deal with the ever-present challenges of the foodservice industry, from training new staff on food safety practices to figuring out health care laws. Luckily, The Kentucky Restaurant Association is there to help you navigate this fast-paced field. This article will discuss the benefits offered by state restaurant associations, and why all restaurant owners should take advantage of the service their association offers.

For Active Membership Application

For complete article

Introducing Servsafe® Manager 7th Edition

Why Enroll Yourself and Your Staff? It is up to you and your staff to get a clean handle on sanitation. It is your responsibility to protect the public from food borne illness.

More Info

Kentucky Restaurant Journal

Every issue of the Kentucky Restaurant Journal features high-impact industry news, articles and information that are critical to restaurants and others in the hospitality industry in Kentucky.

More Info



The Kentucky Restaurant Association is a not-for-profit trade association representing Kentucky foodservice outlets and a variety of businesses associated with the foodservice industry. The Association provides members with a wide range of educational resources.

Learn more


Journal Archives

With an audience of over 20,000 readers the Kentucky Restaurant Journals features and articles keep you abreast of Association activities and what’s happening in Kentucky foodservice. FREE TO KRA MEMBERS!

Learn more