City of Hopkinsville

Hoptown Half & 5K Pasta Dinner – at Hopkinsville Sportsplex

Looking for a fun way to carb-load the night before your race? Join us for the Inaugural Hoptown Half Marathon & 5K Pasta Dinner! Get your grub on from 6:30-8:00 pm on Friday, September 27 at Planters Bank-Jennie Stuart Health Sportsplex Hopkinsville.

Cost is $10 for registered runners (must show bib as proof), $5 for kids 8-and-under and $12 for everyone else.

The dinner includes pasta, bread, salad, and the choice of water or tea from Four Seasons Catering. We’ll also have a motivational speech from Marathon Runner Stella Christoforou! Seating is limited to the first 200 people, so don’t hesitate to purchase your spot. And remember, all proceeds to go to United Way of the Pennyrile!

Hoptown Half & 5K Expo

Come pick up your race packet (including your official race bib), race shirt, visit with a slew of running vendors and stick around for the carb-load pasta dinner, all on September 27, 2019 at Planters Bank-Jennie Stuart Health Sportsplex Hopkinsville. The Expo will run from 11:00 am to 7:00 pm, giving runners/walkers the chance to beat the crowd and enjoy some fellowship the night before the Inaugural Hoptown Half Marathon & 5K. We look forward to seeing you there!

Fridays at 5 – Sounds on the Square

Join the City of Hopkinsville and Hopkinsville Parks and Recreation for Fridays at 5 – Sounds on the Square.

Friday, August 23rd – Fridays at 5 will be part of the annual Hopkinsville Summer Salute Festival.

Artist will be announced at a later date.

Farewell Reception for Chief Montgomery

City officials will host a farewell reception in honor of Chief Montgomery at 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 16 at the Hopkinsville Municipal Center, located at 715 South Virginia Street. The public is welcomed to attend. For additional details regarding the reception, please call 270-890-0200 or email [email protected] .

Mayor’s Unity Breakfast

Our 45th Annual Mayor’s Unity Breakfast will be held on October 25, 2018. The breakfast will begin at 7:30 am-8:45 am; at the James E. Bruce Convention Center located at 303 Conference Center Dr. Hopkinsville, KY 42240.   The theme of this year’s breakfast is Better Together, with Dr. Alissa Young (President of Hopkinsville Community College) serving as the keynote speaker.

Individual tickets for $10.00 and tables for ten at $100.00 may be purchased at the Municipal Center in the Human Relations Commission or the Mayor’s Office or from any member of the Hopkinsville Human Relations Commission.  Tickets purchased at the door are $15.00 each.