christmas events

Saturday with The Grinch at Hopkinsville-Christian County Public Library

The Grinch will read a story at 1:00 pm and will be available for pictures afterwards. Crafts will follow. The first 70 people to arrive in Whoville will be able to get a coloring book signed by The Grinch for $5. Proceeds benefit Imagination Library.

Ergun: Christmas Musical

You are invited to Ergun “A Baby Changes Everything”, hosted by Hillcrest Baptist Church on December 7 & 8, 2019 at 6:00 pm (doors open one hour prior). This Christmas musical event will be performed at 920 Skyline Dr., Hopkinsville.

Free admission to performance, however, seats fill up quickly! For more information and to reserve your seat, please call 270-886-6017.

Christmas at the Bend at Jeffers Bend

Join in the fun at this year’s Christmas at the Bend! The event will take place at Jeffers Bend Environmental Center in Hopkinsville on Saturday, December 7th from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm. You can enjoy refreshments such as homemade cookies, apples and apple slices, hot chocolate, and hot apple cider! Make Christmas cards for nursing home residents, create fun craft projects, learn about wintertime bird-feeding and fire safety, and have your photo* taken with Santa and Mrs. Claus!

Admission is $5 per car | $10 per bus (up to 15 passengers) | $15 per bus (16+ passengers) | Free for Military Families & First Responders
*(Additional $5 fee for photo with Santa)
Tickets may be purchased from: Jeffers Bend Environmental Center on Metcalfe Lane, a member of the Jeffers Bend Steering Committee, the gate on the day of the event.

At 12:45 pm, there will be a drawing for a new bicycle (valued at $150). Also during the event, H & R Agri-Power and the Honorable Order of Kentucky Colonels, will make a special presentation to event organizers.

For questions or more information on the event, call Charles Turner (RC&D Coordinator/Volunteer) at the Jeffers Bend office at 270-885-5600 or email [email protected]


Hopkinsville Electric Systems Christmas Parade

Grand Marshal – Hopkinsville Christmas Parade

The Hopkinsville Electric System and Energy Net will once again be the title sponsor of the 2018 Hopkinsville Christmas Parade on December 8th, 2018. The theme of this year’s parade will be “Songs of Christmas.”

Hopkinsville’s own country singer/songwriter Brice Long will be the Grand Marshal for this year’s parade. The parade starts at Christian County Middle School at 5:15 pm and winds south on Main Street through downtown Hopkinsville.

“The HES Christmas Parade is quickly becoming a holiday tradition in Hopkinsville. We appreciate support from the HES team and all who put units in the parade to make this a night time visual treat.,” added Parks and Recreation Department Superintendent Tab Brockman.

To enter a float, or if you have questions, please contact the Hopkinsville Division of Parks and Recreation at (270) 887-4290.

Hopkinsville Downtown Christmas Celebration

Downtown Hopkinsville will be full of holiday cheer all day on December 8th – we’ll see you at all of these fabulous events!