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


7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Where: Glema Mahr Center for the Arts, 2000 College Dr, Madisonville, KY 42431, USA
With their Emmy Award winning PBS special now airing across the country, and Billboard chart topping albums, it's easy to see why The Texas Tenors are America's favorite new tenors. Since their whirlwind debut six years ago on NBC's America's Got Talent, The Texas Tenors have accumulated a long list of awards, accolades and excited fans. From Bruno Mars to Puccini, Marcus Collins, John Hagen and JC Fisher treat audiences to a unique blend of country, classical, Broadway and pop music. they use breathtaking vocals, humor and a touch of cowboy charm to create an unforgettable live show. Tickets: $30/$25 270-821-2787

Santa's House

DEC 10 - DEC 11

1 pm to 6 pm
Where: Courthouse Lawn, Downtown, Madisonville, Ky
The tradition is back! Come sit on Santa's lap and let him know what you want for Christmas. Santa will be available from 1p-6p. Bring your own camera to capture the moment! Sponsored by the Hanson Lion's Club.

Return to Bethlehem

DEC 10

5 pm to 8 pm
Where: First Baptist Church, 246 North Main, Madisonville, KY 42431
Remember the reason for the season as you step back in time to Bethlehem on the evening of Christ's birth. Experience the place, the sounds, the smells and the anticipation of the town's people as they go about the city selling their wares, tending their animals and rearing their families. Admission is free. Large groups are welcome and encouraged to call ahead. 270-821-3611 or visit

A Baby Changes Everything

DEC 10 - DEC 12

6 pm to 8 pm
Where: Nortonville Baptist Church, 83 Hopkinsville Rd, Nortonville, KY 42442, United States
This live drive - thru nativity portrays Jesus' birth in an outdoor, realistic Bethlehem setting. You can view live animals from your warm car! A live camel will be on display on Monday evening. Free admission. Come witness the real meaning of the Season! 270-676-8151

Pam's Dance Barn

DEC 10

7 pm to 10 pm
Where: 35 Cedar Lane, Madisonville, KY
Dance the night away and enjoy the live music of the Benny Pryor Band at Pam's Dance Barn. Admission: $6 per person. For more information, call 270-836-4649.
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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.