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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.
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Evolved Imagery: Paintings by Carl Berges

APR 20 - APR 24

9 am to 4 pm
Where: Anna P Baker Gallery, Glema Mahr Center for the Arts, 2000 College Dr. Madisonville
Evolved Imagery: Paintings by Carl Berges March 6 through May 28, 2015 The show is composed of paintings done from 2012 to January 2015. Mr. Berges currently works in two media, transparent watercolor and oils. He is a signature member of the Kentucky Watercolor Society and has membership in the Southern Watercolor Society. His works appear in academic and private collections throughout the United States and Italy. This group of paintings are all abstract works with both geometric and organic compositions. “My approach with abstract art is to begin with no direction and explore color, texture, and shapes and allow by subconscious to direct my application of pigment.”-Carl Berges

Community Education - Cupcake Deliciousness

APR 23

6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Where: Madisonville Community College, 2000 College Drive, Madisonville, KY
Learn basic fondant techniques to top off your cupcakes. Pure deliciousness! You will learn how to embellish your cupcakes with miniature bows, quilled flowers, and tear drop flowers. Instructor Glenn Riggs. Place: Brown Badgett Center Room 132 Fee: $20 supply list provided.

Camper Appreciation Weekend

APR 24 - APR 26

7 pm (Apr 24) to 12 pm (Apr 26)
Where: Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park, 20781 Pennyrile Lodge Road, Dawson Springs, KY 42408
In order to show campers how much Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park appreciates them, we are offering a special rate of two nights camping for the price of one! There will be a full schedule of events beginning Friday evening. Programs will have an Arbor Day and Earth Day-oriented theme. 270-797-3421

Shane Amar

APR 24

8 pm to 10:30 pm
Where: The Crowded House, West Center Street, Madisonville, KY
Live music featuring Shane Amar will take place at the Green Dragon Tavern inside of The Crowded House.

Mule & Draft Horse Days

APR 25

9 am to 4 pm
Where: Dawson Springs Spec Building, Hwy 109 and Hwy 62, Dawson Springs, Kentucky
Mule & Draft Horse Days will take place on April 25th. Events include a cruise-in, antique tractors and equipment, food & drinks. Vendors, arts, crafts and food start at 9am. A parade will start at 11am. Live music will start at 12pm. A wagon show starts at 1pm. The Draft Horse Pull will be at 2pm. No admission costs however donations will be accepted. Call Tommy Gunn 270-797-2654, Mike Russell 270-339-6150 or Dawson Springs City Hall at 270-797-2781 for more information.
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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.