Christian County

Christian County 4-H Camp

4-H Camp Sign up time!
When: July 4-7, 2023
Who: Youth ages 9-14
Cost: $240
Location: West Kentucky 4-H Camp in Dawson Springs, KY
Questions: Please call the Extension Office at 270-886-6328.
Camp applications are available at the Christian County Extension Service or at
under 2023 4-H Camp Form.

4th Annual Hoptown Half Marathon & 5K

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 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.

Brice Long & Friends Fundraising Concert

The Brice Long & Friends concert is the primary fundraiser for our Back2Back Foundation. We are pleased to announce that the 2022 Back2Back concert will again be at the historic Alhambra Theatre in Hopkinsville.

2022 Back2Back Foundation Concert – Brice Long & Friends
July 9, 2022 – 7PM
Alhambra Theatre, Hopkinsville, KY
$25 each

Proceeds benefit families in Christian, Trigg and Todd counties in Kentucky primarily during the holiday season.