Supper in the
When: 5 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 27
Where: Riverside Cemetery and Chapel, Hopkinsville
Info: Tickets are $20 per person or $15 for museum members. Advance registration is required. Tickets are available at the Woody Winfree Fire-Transportation Museum, 310 E. Ninth St. under the Town Clock, or online at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/supper-in-the-cemetery-tickets-49439131774. Supper will be served at 5 p.m., and the show will start at 5:45pm. Meet people like Kentucky’s first Commissioner of Agriculture, the county’s first extension agents, and a whole family who raised tobacco during the Tobacco War era. This long-standing event explores the history of our community by learning more from those who came before us. For more information, call the Museum at 270-887-4270.
When: 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 28
Where: Memorial Building , Hopkinsville
Info: Wendell B is an R&B recording artist as a prouder, composer, etc. from St. Louis. This his second appearance in Hopkinsville.
to End Alzheimer’s
When: 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 29
Where: Christian County Justice Center
Info: To register for the walk, https://www.alz.org/
Find It All Here
When: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 29
Where: James E. Bruce Convention Center, 303 Conference Drive, Hopkinsville
Info: This event will showcase area businesses that provide a variety of products and services of interest to everyone! The first 10 shoppers will receive a free gift, and other door prizes will be given throughout the day. Bring the whole family for a day of shopping and other fun activities. For more information, call Barbara Green at 270 484-4596 or Trevor Hooks at 270 886-1723.
Family Health Expo
When: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 29
Where: The Silo Event Center, Christian County
Info: The free family event will promote community health and wellness. There will be blood pressure and blood-sugar level testing, vision exams, cholesterol testing and other health screenings, an obstacle course, face painting, hula hoop contest and other children’s activities, pediatric dentistry information and retail boutique with candle fragrances, essential oils and more. There will also be food trucks and the Man Cave’s widescreen TV.
Eagles Post 3423 Dance for a Cure
When: 8 p.m. to midnight Saturday, Sept. 29
Where: Fraternal Order of Eagles, 2600 Fort Campbell Blvd., Hopkinsville
Info: Benefit for research of Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s diseases. Open to 21 and older. Cost is $5 at the door. Drinks and food sold. Live band will be Quick Fire. For more information, call 270-484-8861.
Kentucky Bourbon Mashoree
When: 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 29
Where: Historic Downtown Hopkinsville.
Info: Enjoy the sips and sounds of local vintners, brewers and distillers. Beverages will be served noon to 8 p.m. The Downtown Farmers Market will be open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Musicians will perform 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Children’s activities include a hay maze, face painting and kids zone at the Hopkinsville-Christian County Public Library, 1101 Bethel St., Hopkinsville.
When: 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 5
Where: Wade’s Way Park
Info: Share your photos and experience. Give back to the Neighborhood Watch; they need the awareness and the support. The event is free. Donations are appreciated. We will have concessions available for purchase, concessions benefit the Neighborhood Watch. No ATMs onsite. Thank you for your support. Please visit our Facebook for the title this evening and for other future events.
Days of Knights:
Medieval Living History
When: 10 a.m. Friday-Sunday, Oct. 5-7
Where: Oak Grove War Memorial Walking Trail Park
Info: 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. Free to the public. Full details at: http://thedaysofknights.com.
Officer Phillip Meacham Memorial 5K Run/Walk
When: 8:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 6
Where: Christian County Justice Center
Info: Registration starts at 7:30 a.m. Entry fee with T-shirt is $25. T-shirt only is $15. This event is stroller and pet friendly. To register online, visit https://hpr.recdesk.com/community/program
When: 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 6
Where: Public Square downtown Elkton.
Info: Vendors will be setup on the Square selling pumpkins, gourds, mums, games, homemade ice cream, boutique clothing, jewelry, rustic wood crafts, pottery, candles, home decor, hamburgers, barbecue, funnel cakes and more. Live music on the Square kicks off at 9:45 a.m. with the bluegrass sounds of the Todd County Boys with Amanda Sadler. Greg Pratt acoustic performance begins at 11 a.m. followed by the Skyelor Anderson Band at noon. The final performance for the day begins at about 1:15 p.m. with Reckless Sidemen featuring Clark Sexton. A free children’s fun area at the Milliken Memorial Community House on West Main Street. To setup a booth at HarvestFest or for more information, contact the Todd County Welcome Center at 270-265-7070 or visit Elktonky.com.
Dog Walk fundraiser
Where: Founders Square, Hopkinsville
Info: All proceeds will benefit area-wide domestic violence programs for animals in Christian County.
Family fire safety day
When: 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 6
Where: Pembroke Fire Department, 118 Maple St.
Info: There will be hands-on activities, including extinguisher training, equipment demonstrations and fire truck tours, plus food, drinks, door prizes, face painting, a magic show and more. This is a free event. For more information, call 270-475-4144.
When: 5 p.m. Friday Oct. 12
Where: War Memorial Walking Trail Park, 105 Walter Garrett Lane
Info: Oak Grove Community Cares is planning a chilling carnival. This year we will be having a pumpkin carving contest, music, carnival games, candy, and much more. The carnival is free, candy and prizes are free. (Some vendors in attendance may charge for activities or services provided to the monsters, ghouls, and goblins.) Food trucks will be available to the guests. Our concession stand that provides sweets and goodies all benefits our cause. If in attendance and feeling generous we are open to donations of any kind. If interested in volunteering or getting involved please email or message us. We are grateful for any sponsorship, gift, donation, or any words of encouragement.
for Breast Cancer Awareness
When: 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 13
Where: 2600 Thomas St., Hopkinsville
Info: This is in honor of local Rebecca DeArmond. All proceeds will go to the Pink Ribbon Network.
Crimestoppers fundraiser dinner
When: 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 13
Where: Memorial Building, Hopkinsville.
Info: The cost is $8 per plate, which includes Chicken, Baked Beans, Slaw and a drink. Desserts can be purchased at the door for $1. Tickets are on sale at the Hopkinsville Police Department, 101 N. Main St., and Johnson’s Family Chiropractic, 1600 S. Virginia St. Every year Crime Stoppers pays out cash rewards for information leading to the arrests of wanted fugitives and crime information in Hopkinsville and Christian County. To date, Crime Stoppers has paid out over $274,000 in rewards. By offering these rewards, Crime Stoppers continues its mission to assist law enforcement and crime victims by capturing wanted suspects. Crime Stoppers gives citizens an anonymous, confidential way of getting information to law enforcement without ever having to appear in court or giving their personal information. It is our hopes that by providing this service we are able to improve the quality of life for the citizens of Hopkinsville/Christian County.