20 Things to do in Hopkins County in 2020

Happy New Year! Hopkins County has some pretty amazing places to explore, foods to eat, stores to shop, and events to attend in 2020. From shows at the Glema Mahr Center for the Arts to picturesque hikes through wooded areas to foodie hot spots, we’ve compiled the ultimate 2020 Hopkins County Bucket List! As you…

Holiday Happenings in Hopkins County

The most wonderful time of the year is finally here! We love celebrating the holidays in Hopkins County and have loads of festive events for the whole family happening around the county this month. Here are a few events we are extra excited about!  A Jam-Packed Day of Christmas Cheer December 7 is going to…

Picture Perfect Fall Foliage Spots in Hopkins County

Fall has finally hit Hopkins County. While every season here is gorgeous, watching the leaves change color and fall in the autumn months is something extra special. We’ve gathered a few of our favorite fall foliage hot spots to make sure this fall is your best season yet!  Take a Walk through Mahr Park Arboretum…

America – 50th Anniversary Tour Stops in Hopkins County

 The Glema Mahr Center for the Arts Center Stage Series and the Hopkins County Tourist & Convention Commission presents AMERICA – 50th Anniversary Tour live and in concert on Friday, September 27, 2019. The year 2019 marks the 49th Anniversary of perennial classic-rock favorite, America.  Founding members, Gerry Beckley and Dewey Bunnell (along with former…

The 2019 Hopkins County-Madisonville Fair is Coming to Town!

Step right up Hopkins County: the fair will kickoff on Tuesday, July 23! This event will feature activities from wood carving to hot air balloon rides, pageants to pet shows, and rides and games galore. Don’t miss the rip-roaring motocross and ATV races or the variety of concerts at the Midway. At the fair, there…

Glema Center Fall 2019 Season Brings Diverse Acts

The Glema Mahr Center for the Arts has announced the schedule for their Fall 2019 season. These diverse acts are highlighted by a Center Stage Series featuring the great hits of the band America, heartfelt country ballads of Hunter Hayes, and a scintillating tribute to David Bowie from Complexions Contemporary Ballet. Featuring founding members Gerry…

Celebrate Independence at Madisonville 4th Fest Free family fun July 1-6, 2019

Madisonville 4th Fest is Madisonville’s premier summer festival with lots of fun for the whole family! Baptist Health Madisonville is hosting Outdoor Movie Night on Monday, July 1. Join us at Trover Wellness Park for a big screen viewing of “Ralph Breaks the Internet,” a bike rally, and concessions! The event opens at 6 pm,…

Friday Night Live is June 14 Tracy Lawrence & Joe Nichols to Headline

Visit us in downtown Madisonville for the first Friday Night Live of the season on June 14, 6 pm-10 pm. Friday Night Live is Madisonville’s free summer concert series, including kids’ activities and inflatables, local vendors, beer garden, and more! Headlining the June 14 Friday Night Live are Tracy Lawrence and Joe Nichols on the…

Dawson Springs Mule & Draft Horse Days May 1-4, 2019

Watch pony pulls and riding shows, ride carnival rides, shop food and craft vendors, enjoy live music, and more at Dawson Springs Mule and Draft Horse Days, May 1-4. Other featured activities include: Little Miss and Mister Mule Day Pageant, parade, wagon train, and classic car-cruise in. Mule Days in Dawson Springs is fun for…

Sizzlin’ Summer Sounds Visit us for free outdoor concerts!

The weather is hot, but these acts are hotter! Visit us this summer for our free outdoor concert series, Friday Night Live, and free concerts during Madisonville 4th Fest. Friday Night Live Series6 pm-10 pm, Downtown Madisonville June 14Tracy Lawrence and Joe Nichols Tracy Lawrence is one of the most recognizable voices in country music…