The perfect vacation in Madisonville starts with the perfect accommodations.
Stay where southern hospitality mingles with sophisticated charm.
Outdoor adventures – and a lifetime of memories – begin here.
Savor the flavors of Madisonville, from traditional southern dining to international cuisine.
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.
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.
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A Celebration of Life: Paintings by Reba Dunville

FEB 23 - FEB 27

9 am to 4 pm
Where: The Anne P Baker Gallery, 2000 College Dr., Madisonville, Ky
To celebrate the life and talent of local artist Reba Dunville, over 100 of her paintings will be on display in the Anne P. Baker Gallery of the Glema Mahr Center for the Arts. Mrs. Dunville was a prolific artist who began painting later in life. A devoted wife, mother, and grandmother, Reba took great pride in her family and immense joy from her life on the family farm in Hanson, Kentucky. That devotion to family and love of life is depicted in many of her paintings. An opening reception will be held on Saturday, February 7 at 2pm. For more information, contact the Glema Mahr Center at 270-824-8650.

“Sleeping Beauty:” The Ballet

FEB 27

7 pm to 8 pm
Where: Glema Mahr Center For the Arts, 2000 College Drive, Madisonville, KY
Presented by Children’s Center for Dance Education, this hour-long adaptation of the classic ballet is designed to engage even the youngest child. (Auditions for local dancers: Sunday, January 11, 2015: Ages 6 & under at 1:30 • Ages 7 - 12 at 2:15.) Tickets: $16/$12 (Children 12 & under half-price) Additional support provided by The Enduring Legacy of Mrs. Glema Mahr For more information call 270-821-2787 or visit

The Idgits

FEB 27

8 pm to 10:30 pm
Where: The Crowded House, 26 West Center Street, Madisonville
Live music featuring The Idgits will take place at the Green Dragon Tavern inside of The Crowded House.

Pam's Dance Barn

FEB 28

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.

Rufus Baker

FEB 28

8 pm to 10 pm
Where: The Crowded House, 26 W Center St, Madisonville, KY
Live music featuring Rufus Baker will take place at the Green Dragon Tavern inside of The Crowded House.
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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.