Hungry? Come to Madisonville and satisfy your cravings for fine dining or casual fare.
The perfect vacation in Madisonville starts with the perfect accommodations.
Savor the flavors of Madisonville, from traditional southern dining to international cuisine.
Stay where southern hospitality mingles with sophisticated charm.
Convenient location as well as a variety of facilities make Madisonville the perfect city for your next convention, expo, or event.
Outdoor adventures – and a lifetime of memories – begin here.
Discover a variety of activities for all ages in Madisonville and Hopkins County. Ready. Aim. Fun!
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Senior Bingo Luncheon


11 am to 2 pm
Where: Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park, 20781 Pennyrile Lodge Rd., Dawson Springs, KY 42408
Meet up with friends, eat, and play bingo. Participants must be 50 years old or older, to play bingo. The lunch buffet begins at 11 am and costs $8.50 plus gratuity. Bingo starts at 12:30 pm and is free! Groups of 10 or more need to contact the dining room for advanced seating at 270-797-3421

First Day Hike


7 pm to 9 pm
Where: Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park, 20781 Pennyrile Lodge Rd, Dawson Springs, KY 42408
Hikers will meet begin a 3.25 mile hike on the park’s Lake Trail. Wear proper clothing and bring your own water, snacks, and hiking stick. This hike is not recommended for children under the age of 5. Leashed dogs are welcome on the hike. Hiking sticks are available for purchase in the park’s gift shop. The hike is free and will last approximately two hours. To register for the hike contact the park naturalist at or 1-800-325-1711.

Mortons Gap Coalfield Festival


5 pm to 10 pm
Where: Downtown Mortons Gap, KY 42440
The city of Mortons Gap will host its annual Coalfield Festival June 3 & 4. Events will begin Friday at 5pm and Saturday from 1-10pm. There will be activities for children in addition to performance by live bands. Call City Hall at 270-258-5362 for more information

Madisonville Miners Season Opener


7 pm to 9 pm
Where: Elmer Kelly Stadium, Madisonville City Park
The Miners summer collegiate baseball team opens the 2016 season against the Fulton Railroaders. Tickets are $5 per person. Season tickets are available in advance by calling 270-821-4171. Game sponsored by Edward Jones.

Pennyroyal Herb Club Garden Tour


9 am to 1 pm
Where: Madisonville, KY 42431, USA
Visit 7 garden sites throughout Madisonville during the Pennyroyal Herb Club annual garden tour. The tour is $10 per person and helps benefit Munn’s Historic Schoolhouse. This event will be held rain or shine.
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Welcome to Madisonville

Madisonville and Hopkins County are home to Kentucky’s largest variety of outdoor recreation activities, including scenic trails, tranquil lakes, rolling grasslands and dense forests. Madisonville offers a variety of delectable dining, a state-of-the-art fine arts theatre and gallery, and a wide selection of comfortable and hospitable accommodations.

The fun extends beyond Madisonville. Dawson Springs offers a rich cultural history as an 1800s spa town and is the front door to the natural beauty of Pennyrile State Forest and Lake Beshear. Hanson is home to Kentucky’s smallest historic district, offering a wonderfully restored downtown that is a must-see stop for artisan crafts and antiques.

Experience the adventure of Madisonville! Ready. Aim. Fun.