Today

What: Downtown Trick-or-Treat

When: 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31

Where: Historic Downtown Hopkinsville

Info: No traffic of parked cars will be allowed on Main Street between Sixth and 13th streets from 3 to 6 p.m. Adults are asked to accompany children under age 12. Children should also bring their own bag to collect treats.

What: Haunted Hoptown Walking Tour

When: 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31

Where: Woody Winfree Fire-Transportation Museum, Historic Downtown Hopkinsville.

Info: Haunt the streets as we share some of Hoptown's strangest, most bizarre and darkest stories. Advance registration required. Cost: $10 per person; $5 for museum members.

What: Trunk or Treat

When: 5-7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31

Where: New Palestine Baptist Church, 9997 Dawson Springs Road, Crofton

What: Trunk or Treat

When: 5-6:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31

Where: Second Baptist Church, 720 W. Seventh St.

Info: Trunk or Treat is a community-wide, family-friendly trick or treating event. There will be trunks with candy, free hot dogs and drinks, and lots of friendly faces! This all takes place in a safe, well lit location where everyone is welcome!

What: Trunk or Treat

When: 5-7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31

Where: Flat Lick Cumberland Presbyterian Church parking lot, 9355 Lafayette Road, Herndon.

Info: Hot dogs and cupcakes and candy.

What: Drive-Thru-For-A-Treat

When: 4-6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31

Where: Millbrooke Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), 703 Country Club Lane

Info: Questions, call 270-887-9282.

What: Trigg Terror Haunted Seed Mill

When: 7 p.m. until midnight Thursday, Oct. 31

Where: on U.S. 68/80 next to exit 65 on I-24 in Cadiz

Info: The newest haunted attraction in western Kentucky is waiting for you. Trigg Terror is open every Friday and Saturday night in October from 7 p.m. until midnight. Halloween weekend will be Thursday, Friday and Saturday night from 7 p.m. until midnight. Tickets are $20 at the door. Tickets for wheelchair occupants are $15. Wheelchair accessible. Cash only.

What: Nightmare's End Haunted House: A New Beginning

When: 7-10 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31

Where: 1595 Billy Goat Hill Road

Info: Cost is $10 per person. Search for page on Facebook.

Friday

What: Holiday Vintage, Crafts & Cocktails

When: 4-8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 1

Where: MB Roland Distillery, 137 Barkers Mill Road, Pembroke.

Info: Featuring vintage finds, handmade masterpieces, repurposed gems, reloved goods, beautiful home decor, creative jewelry, heavenly body care, artistic designs and gourmet food! Booths are located in a renovated Amish dairy barn as well as open air booths on the grounds of the distillery itself. http://mbroland.com/events/craft-fair/

What: Inaugural Harness Race Meets

When: 1:05 p.m. Friday, Nov. 1 (post time) -- Track opens at 11 a.m., closes at 4:15 p.m.

Where: Oak Grove Racing, Gaming and Hotel, across from Fort Campbell Gate 6.

Info: For more racing information, call Tom Agosti, race secretary, 716-553-8462, or Peter Szymanski, director of racing, 443-235-8532. www.oakgroveracing.com.

What: Trigg Terror Haunted Seed Mill

When: 7 p.m. until midnight Friday, Nov. 1

Where: on U.S. 68/80 next to exit 65 on I-24 in Cadiz

Info: The newest haunted attraction in western Kentucky is waiting for you. Trigg Terror is open every Friday and Saturday night in October from 7 p.m. until midnight. Halloween weekend will be Thursday, Friday and Saturday night from 7 p.m. until midnight. Tickets are $20 at the door. Tickets for wheelchair occupants are $15. Wheelchair accessible. Cash only.

What: Nightmare's End Haunted House: A New Beginning

When: 7 p.m.-midnight Friday, Nov. 1

Where: 1595 Billy Goat Hill Road

Info: Cost is $10 per person. Search for page on Facebook.

Saturday

What: 2nd Annual Officer Phillip Meacham 5K Run/Walk & 10K Run

When: 7:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 2

Where: 100 Justice Way, Hopkinsville

Info: All registration fees include T-Shirt: 5K- $25 and 10K-$35. https://hpr.recdesk.com/Community/Program.

What: Open Mic Lounge: A Poetry and Paint Experience featuring Robin G. and Outlaw G.

When: 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2

Where: The Next Level, 700 Hammond Plaza, Hopkinsville.

Info: Admission is $8. Doors open at 6 p.m. Music will be provided by DJ Eric Merritt. The event will be hosted by OnlyLanette with a live painting by Abstract Amboree. Food and product vendors will be on site as well as complimentary wine while it lasts. There will also be door prizes. Tickets are available on Eventbrite.

What: Hopkinsville Beautification Commission Litter Pickup Day

When: 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 2

Where: Founder's Square Farmer's Market Pavilion, at 110 W. 9th St., Historic Downtown Hopkinsville

Info: Focusing on the downtown area. Bags and gloves provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Please bring water and closed-toed shoes. Waivers will need to be signed to participate.

What: Saints Peter and Paul's Christmas Bazaar

When: 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2

Where: 902 E. Ninth St.

Info: Over 40 local crafters and vendor booths. Breakfast and lunch will be served. An abundance of door prizes. Free admission.

What: Arts and Heritage Day 2.0

When: 10 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2

Where: Historic Downtown Hopkinsville

Info: A downtown scavenger hunt, art project and updates from arts and heritage groups. Leadership Hopkinsville alumni encouraged to attend. Register by contacting the museum. Fee will be charged.

What: Holiday Vintage, Crafts & Cocktails

When: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2

Where: MB Roland Distillery, 137 Barkers Mill Road, Pembroke.

Info: Featuring vintage finds, handmade masterpieces, repurposed gems, reloved goods, beautiful home decor, creative jewelry, heavenly body care, artistic designs and gourmet food! Booths are located in a renovated Amish dairy barn as well as open air booths on the grounds of the distillery itself. http://mbroland.com/events/craft-fair/

What: Halloween Bat Bash

When: 8 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 2

Where: Trigg County Recreation Complex, 303 Complex Road

Info: Trigg County High School Baseball teams Diamond Club Booster is hosting a 7/3 Co-Ed softball tournament as a fundraiser for the 2020 season and beyond. Enter your teams to help raise money for the boys spring season. Entry fee: $200. Call/text devon at 270-206-5241.

What: 2019 Fall Student Christian County Chess Tournament

When: 8:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 2

Where: Freedom Elementary School, 831 North Drive.

Info: Parents can pre-register their students by contacting Laura Faulkner at 270-887-4285. On-site registration at 8 a.m. The tournament pairings will be completed promptly at 8:Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/Solid$ID/NothingText ColorText Color$ID/NothingText ColorText Color30 a.m. The tournament is free to all students but anticipate a full-day commitment for those participating. Awards will be presented for first, second and third place in two divisions: Elementary and middle and high. Each student will play three 30-minute rounds and winners will be determined by points. Supplies and light refreshments will be provided. Sponsored by the City of Hopkinsville and Christian County Public School System.

What: Nightmare's End Haunted House: A New Beginning

When: 7 p.m.-midnight Saturday, Nov. 2

Where: 1595 Billy Goat Hill Road

Info: Cost is $10 per person. Search for page on Facebook.

What: Feature Film: "The Wizard of Oz" (G)

When: 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2

Where: Hopkinsville-Christian County Public Library

What: Christmas Bazaar

When: 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2

Where: Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Church Meredith Hall, 902 E. Ninth St., Hopkinsville.

Info: Breakfast and lunch served. Drawings for vendor prizes. Local crafters and vendors. Free admission.

What: Trigg Terror Haunted Seed Mill

When: 7 p.m. until midnight Saturday, Nov. 2

Where: on U.S. 68/80 next to exit 65 on I-24 in Cadiz

Info: The newest haunted attraction in western Kentucky is waiting for you. Trigg Terror is open every Friday and Saturday night in October from 7 p.m. until midnight. Halloween weekend will be Thursday, Friday and Saturday night from 7 p.m. until midnight. Tickets are $20 at the door. Tickets for wheelchair occupants are $15. Wheelchair accessible. Cash only.

What: Inaugural Harness Race Meets

When: 1:05 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2 (post time) -- Track opens at 11 a.m., closes at 4:15 p.m.

Where: Oak Grove Racing, Gaming and Hotel, across from Fort Campbell Gate 6.

Info: For more racing information, call Tom Agosti, race secretary, 716-553-8462, or Peter Szymanski, director of racing, 443-235-8532. www.oakgroveracing.com.

What: Hopkinsville Christian County Branch NAACP Freedom Fund Banquet Honoring - Hopkinsville's Rhode Scholars Dr. Darryl Banks and Dr. Raymond Burse.

When: 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2

Where: Pioneers Complex, 904 N. Main St.

Info: Tickets are $25 per adult; $15 for students. For more information, call Caratha Buckner, 270-839-2370.

Sunday

What: Inaugural Harness Race Meets

When: 1:05 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 3 (post time) -- Track opens at 11 a.m., closes at 4:15 p.m.

Where: Oak Grove Racing, Gaming and Hotel, across from Fort Campbell Gate 6.

Info: For more racing information, call Tom Agosti, race secretary, 716-553-8462, or Peter Szymanski, director of racing, 443-235-8532. www.oakgroveracing.com.

Tuesday

What: Tuesday at the Town Clock

When: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 5

Where: Woody Winfree Fire-Transportation Museum, 310 E. Ninth St.

Info: The Museums of Hopkinsville Christian County has partnered with the Hopkinsville Fire Department to present this free monthly children's story hour. Local firefighters will read to the children and introduce them to some of the equipment in the museum.

What: Ghosts on the Page

When: 5:30 p.m. Nov. 5

Where: Milkweed Health and Harmony

Info: What role does a ghost play in literary fiction and "Our Town"? Hopkinsville Community College instructor Addison James will lead the discussion.

Nov. 6

What: Story Time with the Trail of Tears Commission

When: 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 6

Where: Hopkinsville-Christian County Public Library, 1101 Bethel St.

Info: Kristina, the historian for the Trail of Tears Commission, will be our special guest for Story Time to celebrate Native American Heritage Month. She'll be telling Cherokee stories and wearing traditional dress. After the stories, the kids will be making their own dance fans.

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Nov. 8

What: Christmas Open House

When: 9:30 a.m. Friday, Nov. 8

Where: 100 E. Sixth St.

Info: All of our Christmas items out along with light refreshments, Christmas music, door prizes, and a free gift give away to every customer who spends over $50.

What: Christian County Literacy Council's Community Reader Day

When: 7:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Nov. 8

Where: Christian County Schools

Info: Volunteers read to students in the county in this annual program.

What: Inaugural Harness Race Meets

When: 1:05 p.m. Friday, Nov. 8 (post time) -- Track opens at 11 a.m., closes at 4:15 p.m.

Where: Oak Grove Racing, Gaming and Hotel, across from Fort Campbell Gate 6.

Info: For more racing information, call Tom Agosti, race secretary, 716-553-8462, or Peter Szymanski, director of racing, 443-235-8532. www.oakgroveracing.com.

Nov. 9

What: Veterans Honor Parade

When: 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 9

Where: Historic Downtown Hopkinsville

What: Christmas Open House

When: 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 9

Where: 100 E. Sixth St.

Info: All of our Christmas items out along with light refreshments, Christmas music, door prizes, and a free gift give away to every customer who spends over $50.

What: Pawtoberfest Vendor and Fun Festival

When: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 9

Where: 1140 N. Main St.

Info: Vendors of all varieties, food, a bake sale, bouncers and games for the kids and trick or treating at each booth. If you are a vendor, a $10 dollar donation is required along with a small donation for giveaways.

What: Holly Jolly Hoptown Christmas Bazaar

When: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 9

Where: Memorial Building, 1202 S. Virginia St.

Info: Shop from a variety of vendors.

What: Fall festival

When: 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 9

Where: New Palestine Baptist Church, 9997 Dawson Springs Road, Crofton

Info: Games, food and fun.

What: Baking classes

When: 9:30 a.m. for soft pretzels and 1 p.m. for pies Saturday, Nov. 9

Where: Coal Creek Orchard, 22850 Coal Creek Road.

Info: Pie baking -- Choice between apple or pumpkin. Cost: $20 per adult, $10 per child ages 5 to 11. Snacks will be provided. Registration closes at 6 p.m. Oct. 31. Space is limited. Soft pretzels: Cost is $25 per adult, $15 per child ages 5 to 11. Snacks will be provided. Registration closes at 6 p.m. Oct. 31. Space is limited. For more information, call 270-269-0707 or email coal.creek16@gmail.com.

What: Todd County Chamber of Commerce Annual Dinner

When: 5:30 p.m. Nov. 9

Where: Milliken Memorial Community House

Info: A great opportunity to network with other members of the community.

What: Inaugural Harness Race Meets

When: 1:05 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 9 (post time) -- Track opens at 11 a.m., closes at 4:15 p.m.

Where: Oak Grove Racing, Gaming and Hotel, across from Fort Campbell Gate 6.

Info: For more racing information, call Tom Agosti, race secretary, 716-553-8462, or Peter Szymanski, director of racing, 443-235-8532. www.oakgroveracing.com.

Nov. 10

What: Inaugural Harness Race Meets

When: 1:05 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 10 (post time) -- Track opens at 11 a.m., closes at 4:15 p.m.

Where: Oak Grove Racing, Gaming and Hotel, across from Fort Campbell Gate 6.

Info: For more racing information, call Tom Agosti, race secretary, 716-553-8462, or Peter Szymanski, director of racing, 443-235-8532. www.oakgroveracing.com.

Nov. 12

What: Hopkinsville Art Guild's Crafting After Hours

When: 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 12

Where: The Gallery, 108 E. Sixth St.

Info: Bags and Tags with Betty Liles. Pre-registration is required. Fee is charged. All supplies provided. No experience necessary. To register, email info@hopkinsvilleartguild.org.

Nov. 13

What: Hopkinsville Art Guild's Midday at the Gallery

When: noon Wednesday, Nov. 13

Where: The Gallery, 108 E. Sixth St.

Info: Movie Making with Wayne Goolsby, a well known local educator who is involved in S.K.I.T, Literacy Council and Museums of Hopkinsville and Christian County. A light "tasting" lunch will be provided. The event is sponsored by the Hopkinsville-Christian County Newcomers Club. For more information, contact Carolyn Self, bcself@hesenergy.net or 270-887-3522.

Nov. 15

What: Ebonite Behind the Scenes Tour

When: 1 p.m. Friday, Nov. 15

Where: 1813 W. Seventh St., Hopkinsville.

Info: Ever wondered what goes into creating those beautiful, shiny bowling balls that we hurl down the lanes in hopes of knocking down everything in our path? Get a behind the scenes tour of Ebonite International, which annually produces over 500,000 bowling balls! There is no cost to attend this tour, but advanced registration is required. Also, everyone that attends will receive a free squish bowling ball souvenir (Created by Williams Advertising). To register, email wstewart@visithopkinsville.com with your name and the number in your party. Space is limited.

What: Girls Night Out Paint Party

When: 5:30-8:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 15

Where: Casey Jones Distillery, 2815 Witty Lane

Info: Step by step paint of our new vintage Santa on a 16x20 pallet board. Ticket includes, two adult beverages, barbecue tacos from Dick's BBQ truck. Hosted by She Shed Crafting Shop and Casey Jones Distillery. Tickets at www.eventbrite.com: $65.

What: Maureen McGovern Live

When: 7 p.m. Nov. 15

Where: Alhambra Theatre, 507 S. Main St.

Info: McGovern has a lifetime of musical achievement that spans Broadway, Grammy nominations and an Oscar-winning international No. 1 gold record for her hit song "The Morning After" from "The Poseidon Adventure." Tickets are available online at pennyroyalarts.org or can be purchased at the box office at the Alhambra Theatre.

Nov. 16

What: Baking classes

When: 9:30 a.m. for pies and 1 p.m. for soft pretzels Saturday, Nov. 16

Where: Coal Creek Orchard, 22850 Coal Creek Road.

Info: Pie baking -- Choice between apple or pumpkin. Cost: $20 per adult, $10 per child ages 5 to 11. Snacks will be provided. Registration closes at 6 p.m. Oct. 31. Space is limited. Soft pretzels: Cost is $25 per adult, $15 per child ages 5 to 11. Snacks will be provided. Registration closes at 6 p.m. Oct. 31. Space is limited. For more information, call 270-269-0707 or email coal.creek16@gmail.com.

What: Drawing Workshop with Betty Liles

When: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 16

Where: Jeffers Bend Environmental Center laboratory building, Metcalf Lane

Info: Charcoal drawing classes that will explore the basic drawing elements. Registration deadline: Nov. 9.

Nov. 20

What: Eagle Ambassador Breakfast

When: 7:30 a.m. Nov. 20

Where: James E. Bruce Convention Center

Info: Keynote speaker will be Fort Campbell commanding general Maj. Gen. Brian Winski. The breakfast is free for active-duty military and Christian County chamber members. RSVP is required to Kechia, klowry@christiancountychamber.com, or call 270-885-9096.

Nov. 27

What: Third Annual FriendsGiving with Alonzo Pennington Band

When: 6:30 - 10 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 27

Where: Casey Jones Distillery, 2815 Witty Lane

Nov. 28

What: 18th Annual Turkey Trot 5K

When: 8 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 28

Where: Founders Square, 198 W. Ninth St.

What: Thanksgiving Day 5K

When: 9 a.m.-noon Thursday, Nov. 28

Where: Oak Grove parkrun, 101 Walter Garrett Lane

Info: Free event. Register in 60 seconds online at parkrun.us/oakgrove, print your barcode off and join a nice relaxing walk, jog, run or stroll. Bring kids. Puppies are welcome, but they must be on a leash.

Nov. 30

What: Hoptown Hopfest: Wynonna & The Big Noise

When: 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 30

Where: Alhambra Theatre

Info:Wynonna, along with her band, The Big Noise, will bring their brand new "Rockin' Roots Christmas Tour" to town for what promises to be a truly memorable evening of music and holiday magic. Tickets are $50 with discounted military and student tickets at $40. Visit the box office at 507 S. Main St. or pennyroyalarts.org to get tickets.

Dec. 3

What: Tuesday at the Town Clock

When: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 3

Where: Woody Winfree Fire-Transportation Museum, 310 E. Ninth St.

Info: The Museums of Hopkinsville Christian County has partnered with the Hopkinsville Fire Department to present this free monthly children's story hour. Local firefighters will read to the children and introduce them to some of the equipment in the museum.

Dec. 6

What: Special Needs Christmas Party

When: 6-8 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 6

Where: Thomas Street Recreation Center

Dec. 7

What: Cookies With Santa Christmas Bazaar

When: 6 - 8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7

Where: Hopkinsville YMCA gymnasium

Info: Entrance is free. For vendors, a space is $10 and if they need a table it is $15. Set-up starts at noon on Dec. 7. Santa Claus will be at the YMCA from 1-3 p.m.

Dec. 14

What: Hopkinsville Electric System and Energy Net Hopkinsville Christmas Parade

When: 5:15 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 14

Where: Starts at Christian County Middle School and winds south on Main Street through downtown Hopkinsville.

Info: Theme: "What Christmas Teaches Us." New this year is the golf cart division which will be judged along the parade route and winner will be announced the Monday following the parade with first, second and third place awards given. Parade cash prizes will be awarded for Grand Champion Float, second place, Chamber Best Business and the WHVO/WKDZ People's Choice Award. Float and nonfloat entry fee is $20 and an unwrapped Christmas toy. To enter a unit or float, or if you have questions, contact the Hopkinsville Division of Parks and Recreation at 270-887-4290. Entry forms are available at www.hoptownrec.com or at the office. Deadline to enter is Nov. 20.

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