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

OCT 25

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

Birding Hike at Mahr Park at Hidden Hills Farm

OCT 28

9 am to 11:30 am
Where: Mahr Park, 642 Nebo Rd, Madisonville, KY 42431, USA
Hike on paved trails and soft trails in the 40 acre woods led by Beverly Carrico and Donna Stricklin. Great time to see fall colors and birds returning to winter in the park. Meet at the Welcome Center and wear sturdy boots or shoes, bring water and a snack, and spray for insects. 270-584-9017

Mad City Kidapalooza

OCT 28

10 am to 3 pm
Where: Downtown Madisonville
Join us in downtown Madisonville, KY for our annual Kidapalooza event. This family-friendly festival includes a wide variety of games, inflatables, entertainment, takeaway crafts, contests, and learning opportunities! This year, we're adding a roller skating rink and a giant velcro wall! All activities are free to the public. Food will be available for purchase. Interested in providing an activity? Visit This event is jointly sponsored by the City of Madisonville, Independence Bank, and Hopkins County Tourist and Convention Commission.

Pam's Dance Barn

OCT 28

7 pm to 10 pm
Where: 35 Cedar Ln, Madisonville, KY 42431, USA
Dance the night away and enjoy the live music of the Borderline Band at Pam's Dance Barn! For more information, call 270-836-4649

"Ensuring the Future of Purple Martins" at Mahr Park

OCT 29

2 pm to 4 pm
Where: Mahr Park, 642 Nebo Rd, Madisonville, KY 42431, USA
Mahr Park is honored to have Larry Melcher come to share his many years of experience and knowledge setting up and caring for large Purple Martin colonies. Mahr Park is home to a large colony that was established prior to Glema Mahrs' passing in 2009. During this past season, park volunteers began a program to monitor the nests and record activity. Over 45 young martins were fledged this summer. For more information, call 270-584-9017.
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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.