The 13th annual Turkey Trot 5K (3.1 miles) will begin and end in Downtown Hopkinsville. This is a non-competitive, not timed event, which is fun for the entire family. Participants are welcome to run, walk, stroll, skate, or bicycle. Do as much or as little as you choose. Dogs on leashes are welcome. Want to dress in costume? Get it on! It’s all about getting out, getting together, getting some exercise, having some fun and supporting a great cause.
In the event of inclement weather on the morning of November 27th, please check our Facebook page for announcements!
Participants are encouraged to arrive at Founders Square no later than 7:30am to register. Commemorative, long-sleeve T-shirts will be available for sale before the race ONLY – just $20.00 each. No preregistration is required or available, but each participant will be required to read and sign a Waiver & Release.
Celebrate Thanksgiving with us! Thanksgiving feast served 11:00am-3:00 pm. Call for reservations for groups of six or more. $16.95 for adults, $7.95 for ages 7-12, Children 6 & under eat FREE at the Holiday Inn
Tender & Juicy Roasted Round of Beef & Rosemary Pork Loin – Carving Station
Kentucky Baked Pit Ham – Buffet
Traditional Slow Roasted Turkey and
Homemade Cornbread Dressing
Served with Giblet Gravy and Cranberry Sauce
Tender and Juicy Southern Fried Chicken
Rich and Creamy Whipped Potatoes Home Style Green Bean
Sweet Carrots Lima Beans
Sweet Potato Casserole The Kid’s Favorite-Macaroni & Cheese
Legend’s Special Corn Pudding Sweet Peas
White Beans with Ham Hocks
LARGE ARRAY OF SALADS
Grandma’s Cole Slaw Fresh Fruit Redskin Potato Salad
Rigatoni Pasta Tossed Salad Tomato-Basil Couscous Pickled Beets Cottage Cheese Zesty Bow-Tie Pasta
Miss Flossie’s Chess Pie Banana Pudding
Bread Pudding Southern Pecan Pie Peach Cobbler
Chess Pie Double-Chocolate Cake Pumpkin Pie
Sweet Potato Pie
And a wide assortment of sugar-free desserts
Join us for Christmas Market on the Square to shop local this holiday season!
Featuring: winter vegetables, local honey & sorghum, home-canned jams & jellies, home-baked breads & cookies, fresh-baked pies & cakes, farm-fresh eggs, local art, framed photography, stained glass art, hand-crafted items, hand painted cards.
EBT & Debit cards accepted
Make plans now to shop small in Hopkinsville and Christian County. The Downtown Renaissance District is partnering with the Christian County Chamber of Commerce to promote local small business. Get your FREE canvas Shopping Bags with tons of Small Business Day Sales Information at the “Christmas Market on the Square” (Downtown Farmer’s Market)
For a different shopping experience, come spend some time with us Thanksgiving weekend. Bring your family and friends. Enjoy hot cider and cheese crackers, etc.and find some unusual, handmade gifts. On Friday and Saturday there will be sales and tastings from Bravard Winery!
The Hopkinsville Parks and Recreation Department will begin offering Pickle-ball at the Thomas Street Recreation Center on Wednesdays from 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. All ages and skill levels are welcome to participate. Participation will be “drop in” play and court reservations will be first come first served.
Pickle-ball is one of the fastest-growing games in the nation! This up-tempo game is an entertaining mix of tennis, badminton, ping pong, and racquetball. It’s fast paced, easy to learn, great exercise, and lots of fun!
Drop In Play: August 6, 2014 – April 29, 2015
Fee: $5.00 participation fee [includes usage of paddles and pickle balls] – I.D.
Christian County Cares 2015 is proud to announce the 5th Annual Christian County Festival of Trees. The festival will be held at the Senior Citizens Center at 1402 West 7th Street in Hopkinsville, KY on December 4-7.
Tree Raffle: Festival visitors can buy raffle tickets for a chance to win their favorite decorated tree or wreath. Trees featuring special discounts or prizes attract the highest number of raffle entries. Admission and raffle proceeds will benefit the community vision plan, Christian County Cares 2015. Learn more at: www.christiancountycares.com.
$4- Ages 18 and Up
$2- Ages 6-17
Free for children Ages 5 and Under
1 for $3
2 for $5
5 for $10
10 for $15
15 for $20