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Hoptown FanFest

Mark your calendar for Hoptown Fanfest – September 14th! A comic convention is coming to the Library! Cosplay, comics, games, and more!
The Library will be hosting the comic convention from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm. The event will include panel discussions, vendors, a game room, a costume contest, and food trucks.

Schedule of Events:
10:00 am: Tabletop Game Development with Matt Schorr
11:30 am: Cosplay 101 with Kelsey Yang
1:00 pm: Cosplay Contest
2:30 pm: 3D Printing in Cosplay with WillD Designs
3:45 pm: Writing and Illustrating Graphic Novels with Barry Williams
All Day: Game Room led by Philip Burch

Food trucks will be in the parking lot for lunch in the afternoon.

Be sure to keep checking back here, on social media, and on  http://hccpl.org/hoptown-fanfest/ !
If you’re interested in being a vendor, please fill out the vendor application on their website: http://hccpl.org/hoptown-fanfest/

Pickin’ on the Porch: Syd Hedrick & The Phalcons

Join MB Roland Distillery to welcome Syd Hedrick & The Phalcons to Pickin’ on the Porch!

Outdoor summer concert series, with awesome food trucks, adult slushies, craft beer by the cup and growler, including the famous never ending snow cones. The gift shop and tasting room are open for the entire event so you can sample and purchase their delicious spirits!

All events are family friendly, so bring a chair or blanket, as well as friends and family, and prepare to have a great time! No outside alcohol, only sealed non-alcoholic beverages allowed. Get there early for best seating and to beat the lines!

Free admission, $5.00 per car parking fee.

Lights Out Festival Featuring The Woodstock Rock Orkestra

The ​Pennyroyal Arts Council​ and ​Casey Jones Distillery​ announce a joint event and special performance by ​The Woodstock Rock Orkestra Saturday, August 17, 2019 at 7:00 pm at Casey Jones Distillery​ with proceeds benefiting the Pennyroyal Arts Council. The event is sponsored by Budweiser and Comfort Suites of Hopkinsville.

The Woodstock Rock Orkestra will perform a​ spectacular three hour concert of iconic music that helped define a generation and forever changed the American music scene. Directed by Kentucky natives Mark Jones and Lee Carroll, and featuring standouts like Jonell Mosser and Hopkinsville’s own Chip Graham and Alonzo Pennington, the Woodstock Rock Orkestra and its dozen plus players will perform the crown jewels of the ‘69 festival along with other Woodstock era hits to deliver a gripping, unforgettable concert under the stars.

Enjoy favorites by:
Santana | Led Zeppelin | Creedence Clearwater Revival | The Who | Jefferson Airplane | Joe Cocker | Janis Joplin | The Beatles | Sly and the Family Stone | The Rolling Stones | Jimi Hendrix | Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young | and More!

This is an all-age, family-friendly event with ​general admission tickets​ at $25 per person and $10 for kids under 12 for the 7:00 pm show. Experience the Lights Out Festival in an exclusive area with a VIP bar, tables and chairs at $37.50 (21+). You can reserve a whole table for your group by purchasing eight VIP tickets.

Want to take your festival experience up a notch? Camping options at the distillery are available Friday and Saturday nights at $10 a night. Each camper must have a ticket and be accompanied by an adult.

The gates open at 10​:00 am​ with warm up music starting on the back porch at 2:30 pm with food trucks, tours and tastings available prior to the main event.

Tickets are available at the Alhambra Theatre and online at ​www.PennyroyalArts.org beginning Wednesday, June 19. For more information, contact the Arts Council at 270-887-4295 or Casey Jones Distillery at 270-839-9987 or visit https://pennyroyalarts.org/event/lights-out-festival/​.

Pickin’ on the Porch: Sam Morris & The Electric Sound

Join MB Roland Distillery to welcome Sam Morris & The Electric Sound to Pickin’ on the Porch!

Outdoor summer concert series, with awesome food trucks, adult slushies, craft beer by the cup and growler, including the famous never ending snow cones. The gift shop and tasting room are open for the entire event so you can sample and purchase their delicious spirits!

All events are family friendly, so bring a chair or blanket, as well as friends and family, and prepare to have a great time! No outside alcohol, only sealed non-alcoholic beverages allowed. Get there early for best seating and to beat the lines!

Free admission, $5.00 per car parking fee.

Pickin’ on the Porch: Tim Lynch

Join MB Roland Distillery to welcome Tim Lynch to Pickin’ on the Porch!

Outdoor summer concert series, with awesome food trucks, adult slushies, craft beer by the cup and growler, including the famous never ending snow cones. The gift shop and tasting room are open for the entire event so you can sample and purchase their delicious spirits!

All events are family friendly, so bring a chair or blanket, as well as friends and family, and prepare to have a great time! No outside alcohol, only sealed non-alcoholic beverages allowed. Get there early for best seating and to beat the lines!

Free admission, $5.00 per car parking fee.

Pickin’ on the Porch: Joel Brown

Join MB Roland Distillery to welcome Joel Brown to Pickin’ on the Porch!

Outdoor summer concert series, with awesome food trucks, adult slushies, craft beer by the cup and growler, including the famous never ending snow cones. The gift shop and tasting room are open for the entire event so you can sample and purchase their delicious spirits!

All events are family friendly, so bring a chair or blanket, as well as friends and family, and prepare to have a great time! No outside alcohol, only sealed non-alcoholic beverages allowed. Get there early for best seating and to beat the lines!

Free admission, $5.00 per car parking fee.

Casey’s Concert Series: Pennyrile Area Community Band

Put on your red, white and blue and come out for an evening of Patriotic Pops! Join the community for a fun, outdoor evening concert. Bring your lawn chairs, blankets, family & friends to enjoy an evening under the Kentucky sky.
Tuesday, July 9, 2019, Pennyrile Area Community Band, our local concert band featuring your friends and neighbors on woodwinds, brass & percussion, led by local conductor Scott Estes, are giving you a family-friendly performance of your favorite patriotic pops selections on the lawn at Casey Jones Distillery.
Bring your lawn chair, come early & come hungry. Food Trucks on site. Plus, Casey’s Lounge will be open with beer, wine and cocktails. Tours and tastings during regular hours.
Music begins at 7:00 pm. Food trucks start serving at 5:00 pm. Donations will be accepted.

 

Red, White & Oooh! 4th of July Fireworks

Sponsored by WKDZ/WHVO, Red, White & Oooh! — the area’s LARGEST fireworks display of the year — is back in 2019! Get plenty of bang for NO bucks (it’s a FREE community event) on July 4th at Ruff Park!
There’ll be food trucks (Holiday Burgers, Vansauwa’s Tacos & Vegan Eats, Kona Ice of Hopkinsville and Heather’s Homemade Icecream) set up at 6:30 pm, and the trucks will remain set up through the show.
Parking available in the Hopkinsville Community College and Christian County High School lots. No parking at Ruff Park, due to the fireworks drop zone. Bring your chairs and blankets to watch the show (including Patriotic music over the sound system) from the Ruff Park rugby field. Fireworks will begin at approximately 9:00 pm.

Pickin’ on the Porch: David Evans

Join MB Roland Distillery to welcome David Evans to Pickin’ on the Porch!

Outdoor summer concert series, with awesome food trucks, adult slushies, craft beer by the cup and growler, including the famous never ending snow cones. The gift shop and tasting room are open for the entire event so you can sample and purchase their delicious spirits!

All events are family friendly, so bring a chair or blanket, as well as friends and family, and prepare to have a great time! No outside alcohol, only sealed non-alcoholic beverages allowed. Get there early for best seating and to beat the lines!

Free admission, $5.00 per car parking fee.

Pickin’ on the Porch: Nightmasters

Join MB Roland Distillery to welcome Nightmasters to Pickin’ on the Porch!

Outdoor summer concert series, with awesome food trucks, adult slushies, craft beer by the cup and growler, including the famous never ending snow cones. The gift shop and tasting room are open for the entire event so you can sample and purchase their delicious spirits!

All events are family friendly, so bring a chair or blanket, as well as friends and family, and prepare to have a great time! No outside alcohol, only sealed non-alcoholic beverages allowed. Get there early for best seating and to beat the lines!

Free admission, $5.00 per car parking fee.