The Christian County, Military Affairs Committee is thrilled to announce the annual Chili Cook-Off is back and ready to get cookin’. Make the best chili and cornbread to win cash rewards!
The 4th Annual Hoptown Half Marathon and 5K is a joint road race through Hopkinsville, KY, scheduled for Saturday, October 22, 2022 (note new later fall date for 2022). The CERTIFIED course winds through downtown Hoptown, residential area, through beautiful Christian County countryside and returns to finish downtown on our popular new Greenway/Rail Trail. The Half Marathon course also includes the unique quarter-mile new Rail Trail Bridge, the longest non-water bridge span in Kentucky. Half marathon and 5K runner packages include a unique medal and comfortable long sleeve moisture-wicking performance shirt. Come experience the beauty and charm of west Kentucky scenery and hospitality in Hopkinsville – or Hoptown as we call it – at the Hoptown Half Marathon & 5K. Race starting line is at 706 S. Main Street in front of the Municipal Building in downtown Hopkinsville. Race day registration and packet pickup is at the nearby Christian County Justice Center, 100 Justice Way, Hopkinsville, KY 42240. Go to https://runsignup.com/Race/KY/HOPKINSVILLE/HoptownHalf for additional information or signup for the race.
Check out this SWEET medal that will be given to participants of this year’s Hoptown Half Marathon & 5K! Other medals just don’t stack up! We’re excited to showcase the Batter Capital Of The World.