Weekend Picks: February 17th-19th

There is always something exciting happening in Madisonville- Hopkins County! Whether it’s a festival, a concert, an art exhibit, or connecting with the outdoors, you’ll find several enticing activities on our calendar. 

Check out this weekends top picks!

Ladies Night Out

February 17 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
MadCity Crafts DIY Studio and Cafe

Join MadCity Crafts DIY Studio for February’s Ladies Night Out! Choose from one of their super cute 10″ door/wall hangers! Upgrade to a larger size if desired! Have a birthday this month?!?! They have a gift for you!!

Their events are BYOB! You are welcome to sip and paint! They have some great refreshers at their café that make great mixers! The cafe will be open during the party for drinks and food! They have a great smoked chicken salad croissant and pulled pork nachos! Come hungry!

Be sure to process your payment to receive your order and reserve your seat! (www.madcitycrafts.com/product/ladies-night-out/259)

The Last Five Years

February 17 @ Dinner at 6 pm. Play at 7 pm.
February 18 @ Dinner at 6 pm. Play at 7 pm.
February 19 @ Dinner at 1 pm. Play at 2 pm.
Glema Mahr Center for the Arts

This modern musical ingeniously chronicles the five-year life of a marriage, from meeting to break-up and from break-up to meeting. Produced by special arrangement with Music Theatre International. Dinner will be served in the Anne P. Baker Gallery. Play seating will be in the auditorium.

Tickets: Dinner & Play: $28 ∙ Play only option: $14.

Birding Hike at Mahr Park Arboretum

Great Backyard Bird Count Weekend: Bird Identification 101

February 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Mahr Park Arboretum

Participate in the 2023 Great Backyard Bird Count by joining UK Cooperative Extension Horticulture Agent, Erika Wood as she leads Birds Identification 101 class and birding hike following.

When? Saturday, February 18, 2023, 10:00 a.m.
Where? Mahr Park Arboretum, Welcome Center- Discovery Classroom

Grand Reopening – Skate Shop Day!

February 18 @ 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Skyview Skate Shop

Meet the new owners of Skyview Skate Shop! 

S.K.A.T.E. And Best Trick Competition!
10 and under, 11-17, 18+
$10 to enter comps. Free to watch.

Free water and cupcakes.


Waivers on site. Minors must have guardians present to sign wavier to be back at the mini ramp.

Live Music by Brent Seaton

February 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
The Crowded House

Head down to The Crowded House for live music on Saturday night! 

Satisfy your hunger with their delicious menu and full bar, all while listening to live music by Brent Seaton! 

A Blue Jay perches in the Winter at Mahr Park

Great Backyard Bird Count Weekend: Attracting Birds to your Garden!

February 19 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Mahr Park Arboretum

Participate in the Great Backyard Bird Count by joining UK Cooperative Extension Horticulture Agent, Erika Wood at Mahr Welcome Center- Discovery Classroom for a class on attracting birds to your garden and then go bird watching at the Arboretum!

When? Sunday, February 19, 2023, 2:00 p.m.
Where? Mahr Park Arboretum Welcome Center- Discovery Classroom

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