Kelly Little Green Men Days Festival

When:
August 18, 2017 @ 8:00 am – August 21, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
2017-08-18T08:00:00-05:00
2017-08-21T17:00:00-05:00
Cost:
Free
Contact:
270-885-1530
Kelly Little Green Men Days Festival @ Richmond | Kentucky | United States

The Kelly “Little Green Men” Days Festival is focused on family fun and community fellowship. The festival is held yearly on the third weekend of August and commemorates the alleged landing of the ‘little green men’ on August 21, 1955 in Kelly, KY.

On the main music stage you will hear national and local artists performing music of all genres appropriate for all ages. Keep posted to find out who each years Headlining Artist will be. Please also join us in uplifting praise during the Glennie Lankford Outdoor Gospel Sing.

Visit the various vendor booths to locate arts and crafts, souvenirs, jewelry, books and other trinkets. There will also be non-profit booths offering a variety of community information about churches, clubs and organizations.

Don’t forget the food vendors! Each year you may find BBQ, burgers, pizza, ice cream and other delicious treats offered by our local restaurants.

Under the main Kelly Community Organization tent, you will find your community souvenirs such as Kelly “Little Green Men” Days T-shirts and buttons just to name a few. Here you may also find tickets for rides or bouncers. Be sure to visit the silent auction table for great items.

For more information contact Frank Brown at 270-885-1530 or Joann Smithey at 270-881-8843

Friday, August 18, 2017

5:00 PM
Official Opening of the 2017 “Little Green Men” Days Festival

Opening ceremonies – Vendor Booths Open

5:30 PM
History of the “Little Green Men” – Geraldine Sutton Stith

6:00 PM
Lions Club introduction

6:30 PM
Concert – Eric Huddleston
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8:00 PM
Movie – ET: The Extra Terrestrial

Festival closes for the day
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Saturday, August 19, 2017

12:00 PM (Noon)
Park, festival and vendors open
featuring a variety of arts, crafts, exhibits, displays and more!

1:00 PM
Childrens Costume Contest, (age 0-12)

2:00 PM
Concert – Jennifer Stokes
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3:30 PM
History of the “Little Green Men” – Geraldine Sutton Stith

4:15 PM
Concert – Joseph Aguon Drake

5:00 PM
Adult Costume Contest, (age 13 and up)

5:30 PM
Raffle winner announced. Raffle info coming soon

5:45 PM
Opening concert – TBA

7:00 PM
Headliner Concert – The Tim Lynch Band
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Sunday, August 20, 2017

12:00 PM (Noon)
Park, festival and vendors open

Noon – Church services
The Kelly Community would like to invite the travelers and visitors to our community
and festival to join us for an old fashioned, Christian outdoor tent service.
Everyone is welcome!

1:30 PM
Concert – Christian/Gospel  TBA

3:30 PM
History of the “Little Green Men” – Geraldine Sutton Stith

5:30 PM
Concert – Christian/Gospel  TBA

7:30 PM
Concert – Won Life
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Monday, August 21, 2017

10:00 AM
Park, festival and vendors open

10:30 AM
Concert – Black Cat Cadillac
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11:30 AM
Guest speaker – Eye safety and eclipse viewing

12:15 PM
Black Cat Cadillac concert continues

Notes:
Eclipse begins at 11:56am CDT
Reaches totality at 1:24:39pm CDT (lasts 2m40sec)
Eclipse ends 2:45pm CDT
(
all times approximate)

3:00 PM
Booths closed
Festival officially closed.
Time for all “Little Green Men” to go home… until next year!