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Carryin’ On The Tradition VIII Piecemakers Quilt Club Exhibit

OCT 20 - OCT 24

9 am to 4 pm
Where: Anna P Baker Gallery, Glema Mahr Center for the Arts, 2000 College Dr. Madisonville KY
The Piecemakers Quilt Club of Hopkins County will feature a variety of special exhibits in the show including: A Home of the Brave Quilt that will be donated to a fallen soldiers family, a Baby Quilt exhibit showcasing the continuing service project of providing quilts to the Baptist Health NICU, and a Feed Sack Display including a quilt made with original feed sacks from the 1930’s. Additional exhibits will include an Underground Railroad Quilt section with replica sampler quilts showing blocks that are said to have been used to aid escaped slaves seeking freedom via the underground railroad, class exhibits from braided table runners to full size quilts, and a display of sample items from the Felonious Quilter’s Program, a program operating in a men’s prison and supported by donations of fabrics, thread and batting from guild members. An opening reception will be held on Sunday, September 14, 2014 from 2-3:30 pm. For more information regarding the exhibit please contact the Glema Mahr Center for the Arts at 270-824-8650, visit our website,, or stop by the Center Monday through Friday from 9 am-4 pm.

Victory Church Outdoor Fall Expo

OCT 22

4:30 pm to 8 pm
Where: Victory Church, 615 Brown Rd, Madisonville, Kentucky
Come out to Victory Church for the Outdoor Fall Expo. Free food (walking tacos, hotdogs & drinks), cupcake walk, petting zoo, pony rides, archery, fishing/hunting activities and wildgame tasting. There will also be some free outdoor gear giveaways. For more information contact Kathy Fox at 270-836-4289.

Abby Maki

OCT 23

7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Where: The Crowded House, 26 West Center Street, Madisonville, KY
Live music featuring Abby Maki will take place at the Green Dragon Tavern inside of The Crowded House.

Music & Madness

OCT 24

7 pm to 9 pm
Where: Victory Church, 615 Brown Rd, Madisonville KY
Two gospel greats on one stage. ‘Music & Madness’ plans to be an enjoyable evening of spirit-lifting music and laughs with legendary Mark Lowry and dynamic sibling trio The Martins. The show will feature sounds from across the genres, including classic, a cappella and gospel favorites with accompaniment by renowned pianist Stan Whitmire. Come on out for this delightful night of Music and Madness! Tickets are available at the Victory Church,, or charge by phone at 855-223-1008. Tickets are $50 VIP includes: Tour Lanyard, Early Entry 1 hour & 10 minutes before show time, Q&A with the Artist, Signed Product & Premium Seating General Admission is $22 and Gold Circle seating is $28

Spooky Extravaganza

OCT 24 - OCT 26

7 pm (Oct 24) to 12 pm (Oct 26)
Where: Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park, 20781 Pennyrile Lodge Road, Dawson Springs, KY 42408
A full schedule of Halloween programs will be available for the weekend. Scary storytelling, Halloween crafts, trick-or-treating, and contests for best Jack-o-lantern, campsite decorating, and costumes, just to name a few.
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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.