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May
26
Thu
Elkton Bike Night @ Public Square in Elkton
May 26 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Each year, Public Square welcomes motorcycle enthusiast from around the region every Thursday night from May through October.

Even if you don’t have a motorcycle, everyone is invited to Public Square to enjoy free live entertainment, food and fun!  New for 2016, a group has volunteered to organize bike games and other family fun every first Thursday of the month.  Games will be held just off the Square on East Main Street near Pop’s Video and Coy’s Barbeque.

Food vendors will be set up on or near Public Square every Bike Night selling barbecue, pork chops, chicken, hamburgers and more.  Some local restaurants and businesses also have Bike Night food and merchandise specials.  Other vendors, church groups, Relay for Life teams are also welcome and encouraged to set up.

For more information about Elkton Bike Night, call the Todd County Welcome Center at 270-265-7070 or email[email protected].

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May
28
Sat
18U Girls Fast Pitch Tournament @ Tie Breaker Park
May 28 @ 9:00 am – May 29 @ 7:00 pm

Hopkinsville Parks & Recreation and the United States Fastpitch Association present the 18U Girls Fastpitch tournament at Tie Breaker Park.

Take Kids Fishing Day at Jeffers’ Bend @ Jeffers Bend Environmental Center
May 28 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

May 28th – Take Kids Fishing Day at Jeffers’ Bend – 3 hours of family fun for the entire family from 9 AM to 12 PM. Awards will be given from 12 PM to 1 PM. Children will have a chance to fish for prizes. Prizes will be awarded to children ages 3 to 15. Advance tickets are $2.00 per person, day of the event tickets are $3 per person and $1.00 off Admission for Military. Lunch is provided for participants. Pre-Registration Sites are Recreation Department, Christian County Extension Office, Housing Authority of Hopkinsville, Jeffers’ Bend, Aaron McNeil Center, HWEA, Boys and Girls Club, Woodland Heights, HES and Hopkinsville YMCA.

Pickin’ on the Porch: Joel Brown @ MB Roland Distillery
May 28 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

All events are open and free-of-charge to the public. We allow outside food, non-alcoholic beverages, chairs, and blankets. Shade items are allowed in designated areas. Live music is from 6-9pm, but we highly recommend getting here at least one hour early for the best parking, seating, and to make any purchases without any lines. Supervised children and leashed dogs are welcome. Food vendors will be on site throughout the event.

NO OUTSIDE ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES or grills/open flames allowed.

FREE ADMISSION & PARKING!!!

Jun
1
Wed
First of the month hike at Pennyrile Forest @ Pennyrile Forest State Park
Jun 1 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park will host a guided hike the 1st of each month again in 2016! All hikes will meet in the lodge lobby. Hike times and trails will vary per month. Some hikes will require hikers to drive to another location on the neighboring Pennyrile State Forest or nearby Wildlife Management Areas.  Dress for the weather and bring your own water, snacks, and hiking stick. This hike is not recommended for children under the age of 5. Leashed dogs are welcome on the hike. Hiking sticks are available for purchase in the park’s gift shop. The hike is free and will last approximately two hours. Hikes will be cancelled in the event of heavy rain or hazardous weather/driving conditions. For more information about the hike contact the park naturalist at [email protected] or 1-800-325-1711.
Jun
2
Thu
Elkton Bike Night @ Public Square in Elkton
Jun 2 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Each year, Public Square welcomes motorcycle enthusiast from around the region every Thursday night from May through October.

Even if you don’t have a motorcycle, everyone is invited to Public Square to enjoy free live entertainment, food and fun!  New for 2016, a group has volunteered to organize bike games and other family fun every first Thursday of the month.  Games will be held just off the Square on East Main Street near Pop’s Video and Coy’s Barbeque.

Food vendors will be set up on or near Public Square every Bike Night selling barbecue, pork chops, chicken, hamburgers and more.  Some local restaurants and businesses also have Bike Night food and merchandise specials.  Other vendors, church groups, Relay for Life teams are also welcome and encouraged to set up.

For more information about Elkton Bike Night, call the Todd County Welcome Center at 270-265-7070 or email[email protected].

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Jun
3
Fri
Movies in the Park: The Good Dinosaur @ Westside Park
Jun 3 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

The City of Hopkinsville, Division of Parks and Recreation, will again present full-length feature films this summer, outdoors, at various Hopkinsville Parks.

The Good Dinosaur will be showing at Westside Park on June 3rd.

Admission is FREE! Cold drinks and popcorn will be available for purchase. Comfort stations will be onsite. All showings begin at dusk.

 

Jun
9
Thu
Elkton Bike Night @ Public Square in Elkton
Jun 9 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Each year, Public Square welcomes motorcycle enthusiast from around the region every Thursday night from May through October.

Even if you don’t have a motorcycle, everyone is invited to Public Square to enjoy free live entertainment, food and fun!  New for 2016, a group has volunteered to organize bike games and other family fun every first Thursday of the month.  Games will be held just off the Square on East Main Street near Pop’s Video and Coy’s Barbeque.

Food vendors will be set up on or near Public Square every Bike Night selling barbecue, pork chops, chicken, hamburgers and more.  Some local restaurants and businesses also have Bike Night food and merchandise specials.  Other vendors, church groups, Relay for Life teams are also welcome and encouraged to set up.

For more information about Elkton Bike Night, call the Todd County Welcome Center at 270-265-7070 or email[email protected].

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Jun
10
Fri
Hopkinsville International Festival @ Western Kentucky State Fairgrounds
Jun 10 @ 3:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Immerse yourself in global culture without leaving Christian County!

 

Hopkinsville International Festival has been rapidly expanding since the first event in 2009. Over the years, it has evolved to include a bigger venue and more variety. This event celebrates the vast cultural diversity found in Hopkinsville and our region and educates citizens about a multitude of global traditions and history.

With a new date and venue, the 2016 Hopkinsville International Festival is poised to be bigger and better than ever.  Set for June 10-11th at the Western Kentucky State Fairgrounds, the event will feature annual favorites as well as showcase exciting new additions.

Doors will be open on Friday, June 10th and the day’s fares will include a special summer concert.  On Saturday, June 11th we’ll keep the fun going from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m.  Featuring free live entertainment, great food and wares, and a host of family friendly activities, the Hopkinsville International Festival invites you to learn more about the vast cultural diversity found in our region and to celebrate our global traditions and history.

Save the Date for the 2016 Hopkinsville International Festival:
June 10-11, 2016
Western KY State Fairgrounds (2810 Richard St)
Jun
11
Sat
12U Baseball Tournament @ Tie Breaker Park
Jun 11 @ 9:00 am – Jun 12 @ 7:00 pm

Hopkinsville Parks & Recreation and the Baseball Players Association present the 12U Baseball tournament at Tie Breaker Park.