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What: Holiday Camp

When: Thursday, Dec. 26 through Friday, Dec. 27

Where: Hopkinsville YMCA, Eagle Way

Info: Two camp sessions available. For more information, call 270-887-5382.

What: Kwanzaa: A Celebration of Family, Community and Culture

When: 3 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 26

Where: Old Christian County Middle School gym, Glass Avenue

Info: Kwanzaa Festival including fun, games and food. Unity stresses the importance of togetherness. For more information, contact Markeeta Wilkerson: 270-839-4054 markeetawilkerson@gmail.com.

Dec. 27

What: Kwanzaa: A Celebration of Family, Community and Culture

When: 5:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 27

Where: Pennyrile Rural Electric Co-op, 2000 Harrison St.

Info: Celebration ceremony featuring a living painting by Monte’ale Jones. Self-Determination (KUJICHAGULIA) requires that we define our common interests and make decisions that are in the best interest of our family and community. For more information, contact Markeeta Wilkerson: 270-839-4054 markeetawilkerson@gmail.com.

Dec. 28

What: Kwanzaa: A Celebration of Family, Community and Culture

When: 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 28

Where: Virginia Street Baptist Church, A.R. Lesley Fellowship Hall, Third Street

Info: Community organizations meet and greet, celebration ceremony. Collective Work and Responsibility (UJIMAA) reminds us of our obligation to the past, present and future, and that we have a role to play in our community, society and world. For more information, contact Markeeta Wilkerson: 270-839-4054 markeetawilkerson@gmail.com.

Dec. 29

What: Kwanzaa: A Celebration of Family, Community and Culture

When: 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 29

Where: Pioneers Inc. Complex, 904 North Main St.

Info: Black businesses showcase, celebration ceremony. Cooperative Economics (UJAMAA) emphasizes our collective economic strength and encourages us to meet common needs through mutual support. For more information, contact Markeeta Wilkerson: 270-839-4054 markeetawilkerson@gmail.com.

Dec. 30

What: Holiday Camp

When: Monday, Dec. 30 through Tuesday, Dec. 31

Where: Hopkinsville YMCA, Eagle Way

Info: Two camp sessions available. For more information, call 270-887-5382.

What: Kwanzaa: A Celebration of Family, Community and Culture

When: 2 p.m. Monday, Dec. 30

Where: Aaron McNeil House, 604 E. Second St.

Info: Vision board workshop, celebration ceremony. Purpose (NIA) encourages us to look within ourselves and set personal goals that are beneficial to the community. For more information, contact Markeeta Wilkerson: 270-839-4054 markeetawilkerson@gmail.com.

Dec. 31

What: Kwanzaa: A Celebration of Family, Community and Culture

When: 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 31

Where: Freeman Chapel CME Church, 137 S. Virginia St.

Info: “Karamu” -- The Great Feast, celebration ceremony. Creativity (KUUMBA) makes use of our creative energies to build and maintain a strong and vibrant community. For more information, contact Markeeta Wilkerson: 270-839-4054 markeetawilkerson@gmail.com.

What: New Year’s Eve Roaring 20s Party

When: 8 p.m. Dec. 31 to midnight Jan. 1

Where: Milliken Memorial Community House,

Info: Limited tickets. Silver ticket includes admittance to the event, food and mocktails. Ticket cost is $40. Gold ticket includes admittance to the event, food and three drink tickets. Ticket cost is $60. Tickets are available for all guests 21 and older. Tickets may be purchased at Elkton City Hall, the Welcome Center in the Historic 1835 Courthouse on Public Square, and online at www.ElktonKy.com. Proceeds benefit the city of Elkton's Bicentennial Year of Celebrations in 2020.

What: New Beers Eve

When: 4 p.m. Dec. 31

Where: Hopkinsville Brewing Co., 102 E. Fifth St.

Info: Celebrate the end of one decade and the start of another beginning. Festivities include live music featuring the acoustic sounds of Hopkinsville's own Johnny Valentine and HBC's new beer release-its 2020 Winter Warmer-a chocolate mint stout. At exactly 8 p.m., all eyes will be fixed on downtown Hopkinsville's smallest and only mirrored ball as it is ceremoniously lowered to welcome in the New Year. For more details on any of the events mentioned, visit the Facebook page or at www.hopkinsvillebrewingcompany.com.

What: New Year's Eve Bonfire Celebration

When: 4:30 p.m. Dec. 31 to midnight Jan. 1

Where: Naimoli Estate, 6000 Harmony Grove Road

Info: There will be live music, wine, food trucks and a celebratory bonfire.

What: New Year's Eve Celebration

When: 5 p.m. Dec. 31 to midnight Jan. 1

Where: Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park

Info: New Year's Eve Dinner and Dance! Music provided by Barry Russell and the Southern Bullets. Feel free to come dressed in a roaring 20's theme to bring in 2020. If you get the overnight package your lodging, dinner, dance, and breakfast for two are covered. Tickets can be purchased and picked up at the front desk up until the event.

What: Roaring Into the 20's New Years Eve with the Anna Ferris Band

When: 6 p.m. Dec. 31 - 1 a.m. Jan. 1

Where: Main Street Tavern

Info: Doors open at 6 p.m. Live music and dancing with the Anna Ferris Band starts at 8:30 p.m. The full menu and bar will be open. A free champagne toast will be at midnight. For reservations, call 270-484-5066.

What: New Year’s Eve Bash

When: 8 p.m. Dec. 31 - midnight Jan. 1

Where: MB Roland Distillery

Info: For $30 per ticket, guests will enjoy swinging music by Syd Hedrick & The Phalcons along with a meal by Fire & Ice, a cash bar with cocktails, wine and beer, as well as a New Year’s toast. Seats are limited. To purchase tickets, visit mbroland.com.

What: Barkley Bash 2020

When: 9 p.m. Dec. 31 – Jan. 2

Where: Lake Barkley State Resort Park, 3500 State Park Road, Cadiz.

Info: The dance will feature live music from Nashville’s Top Tier. Tickets are $75 per couple for the dance only. Dinner and dance tickets are $120 per couple. For the overnight package, it is $219.95 per couple and includes overnight lodging in a lake view room, dinner buffet for two, the dance and breakfast buffet for two. To make reservations, call 270-924-1131 or email nick.edmonds@ky.gov.

What: New Year’s Eve Nite Watch service

When: 8 p.m. Dec. 31

Where: House of Prayer, Highway 107, north of Clifty

Info: There will be singing, preaching and food. For more information, call Nelson Bodes, pastor, at 270-604-3089.

What: New Year’s Eve with House Party

When: 8 p.m. Dec. 31 – midnight Jan. 1

Where: Hopkinsville Elks 545

Info: Tickets are $10 per person. The night includes a mix of karaoke and DJ music, appetizers and a champagne toast at midnight. There will also be an appearance of Elvis Presley.

What: New Year’s Eve Watchnight service

When: 8 p.m. Dec. 1 – midnight Jan. 1

Where: Living Waters Community Church, 285 Hugh Hunter Road, Oak Grove.

Info: The night will begin with fellowship and guests are asked to bring their favorite dessert to share. There will be worship, preaching, testimonies and other events.

What: New Year’s Eve service

When: 9:30 p.m. Dec. 31

Where: All Nations House of Prayer

Info: The Rev. Garfield Curlin, apostle and pastor, will deliver a message for the New Year.

What: New Year’s Eve celebration

When: 5 p.m. until

Where: The Mixer, 112 E. Sixth St.

Info: Reservations recommended. Dinner service will be from 5 to 10 p.m. The bar will likely stay open past 10 p.m. depending on the crowd.

Jan. 1

What: Kwanzaa: A Celebration of Family, Community and Culture

When: 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 1

Where: MEDI (Minority Economics Development Initiative) 1101A S. Main St.

Info: Community talk, celebration ceremony. Faith (IMANI) focuses on honoring the best of our traditions, draws upon the best in ourselves, and helps us strive for a higher level of life for humans by affirming our self-worth and confidence in our ability to succeed and triumph in righteous struggle. For more information, contact Markeeta Wilkerson: 270-839-4054 markeetawilkerson@gmail.com.

Jan. 14

What: Hopkinsville Art Guild’s Crafting After Hours

When: 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 14

Where: The Gallery, 108 E. Sixth St.

Info: Hand Lettering with Kim Mroch. Pre-registration is required. Fee is charged. All supplies provided. No experience necessary. To register, email info@hopkinsvilleartguild.org.

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