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Part of what gives Elizabethtown its irresistible charm is the wide array of festivals and events held throughout the year. Download this year's Festivals and Events Brochure or search our calendar to learn what will be happening during your visit to E-town.

Festivals and Events (421PDF)

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Lunch Bunch Book Discussion: Tell No Lies by Gregg Hurwitz
9/3/2014
The Lunch Bunch Book Discussion Group will meet on September 3 at 11 a.m. at the Barr Memorial Library to discuss “Tell No Lies” by Gregg Hurwitz. Copies of the book are available for checkout at t...

Historic Costumed Downtown Walking Tour
9/4/2014
Hear recollections and witness reenactments from Elizabethtown's most notorious characters.
We gather every Thursday evening "On the Square" at 7:00 p.m., June through September. The tours ar...


Tavern in the Garden
9/4/2014
EVERY THURSDAY EVENING FROM JUNE THROUGH SEPTEMBER . . .
Visit the NEW Tavern in the Garden . . . a period replica bar in the gardens at The Brown-Pusey House. A costumed bar maid will be serv...


Womans Empowerment Group
9/5/2014
A Women’s Empowerment Group will meet on September 5 from 11 a.m. until 12 p.m. in the ACS Conference Room, Bldg. 1477. W.O.M.E.N. – Women can Overcome by Motivating Each other Now. This ongoing su...

2014 Pooch Plunge
9/6/2014
Fort Knox Water Park’s 5th Annual Pooch Plunge on Saturday, September 6 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The first hour is reserved for dogs 30 pounds and under. At 10 a.m., the park will open up to dogs of a...

Ft. Knox Blues Festival
9/6/2014


PreSchool Story Hour: Heaven Sent Half Pints
9/9/2014
Kick off this year’s Pre-School Story Hour with our friends from the Heaven Sent Half-Pints at Barr Memorial Library on September 9 from 10 – 11 a.m. Meet new friends like Cash the Shetland Pony, E...

Authors at Your Library: Gregg Hurwitz
9/9/2014
New York Times bestselling author, Gregg Hurwitz, will visit Barr Memorial Library on September 9 at 12 p.m. as part of its Authors at Your Library series. Hurwitz, will discuss and sign his new re...

Tavern in the Garden
9/11/2014
EVERY THURSDAY EVENING FROM JUNE THROUGH SEPTEMBER . . .
Visit the NEW Tavern in the Garden . . . a period replica bar in the gardens at The Brown-Pusey House. A costumed bar maid will be serv...


Historic Costumed Downtown Walking Tour
9/11/2014
Hear recollections and witness reenactments from Elizabethtown's most notorious characters.
We gather every Thursday evening "On the Square" at 7:00 p.m., June through September. The tours ar...


Patriot's Day
9/11/2014


Defensive Pistol Low Light
9/12/2014
Scared of the dark? Let us teach you how to utilize a hand held or firearm-mounted flashlight or both to increase your defensive shooting for personal and Family protection during low light/no ligh...

Elizabethtown Garden Club's 6th Annual Plant & Yard Sale
9/11/2014-9/12/2014
Elizabethtown Garden Club's 6th Annual Plant & Yard Sale, Thursday, September 11 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Friday, September 12 from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at The Brown-Pusey House.
Items...


Pistol Match Night
9/13/2014
Time to put your shooting skills to the test! Compete against fellow shooters and the clock during French Shooting Range’s Competitive Defensive Pistol Match Night on March 8 from 5 – 8 p.m. Challe...

2014 Kentucky Century Challenge - The Hub City Tour
9/13/2014
Guidelines for the 2014 Challenge:
A BRIEF HISTORY:
The Kentucky Century Challenge befan in 2013 as an experiment. The idea was simple - Form a collaborative among four premier cycling eve...


Kentucky Kids Consignment Sale
9/11/2014-9/13/2014


Movies at The State, "Indiana Jones Weekend"
9/12/2014-9/13/2014
9/12/14 - 9/13/14
The Historic State Theater
209 West Dixie
Elizabethtown, KY 42701

Film Series -"Indiana Jones Weekend"


Showtimes are as follows:
Friday, Se...


Fort Knox FMWR Auction
9/13/2014
Fort Knox Family and MWR will be hosting an auction on Saturday, Sept. 13 at Building 7301 - 15 Queen St. Registration is at 8 a.m. and the auction begins at 9 a.m. A preview of items will be on F...

200th Anniversary of the Star-Spangled Banner
9/13/2014
Barr Memorial Library will celebrate the 200th Anniversary of the Star-Spangled Banner on September 13 at 10 a.m. Learn the history of our National Anthem and enjoy a variety of patriotic music pro...

"We Were Soldiers"
9/13/2014
Watch the movie, “We Were Soldiers,” based on the book by LTG Harold G. Moore, on September 13 at 11 a.m. at the Barr Memorial Library. The event is free and open to the public. For more informatio...

Authors at your Library: Cpt Guardia
9/13/2014
Barr Memorial Library will host author CPT Mike Guardia on September 13 at 2 p.m. as part of the Authors at Your Library series. CPT Guardia will discuss his book, “Hall Moore: A Soldier Once… And...

Second Saturday
9/13/2014
Come downtown the Second Saturday of every month to enjoy the historic buildings and sites, meet local artists and crafters, and enjoy food, music, and friends. Many of the shops and cafes are open...

Mini Eliminator Bowling Tournament
9/13/2014
The Houston Bowling center will host the Mini-Eliminator Handicap Elimination Bowling Tournament on September 13 at 10 a.m. This single elimination tournament costs $30 in advance and $45 the day o...

Kentucky Vocal Union in Concert
9/13/2014
Presenting in Concert, Kentucky Vocal Union, Saturday, September 13, 2014 . . . A Living Waters for the World Benefit/Guatemala.
"A Taste of Guatemala", sample Guatemalan cuisine prepared by lo...


Historic Costumed Downtown Walking Tour
9/18/2014
Hear recollections and witness reenactments from Elizabethtown's most notorious characters.
We gather every Thursday evening "On the Square" at 7:00 p.m., June through September. The tours ar...


Tavern in the Garden
9/18/2014
EVERY THURSDAY EVENING FROM JUNE THROUGH SEPTEMBER . . .
Visit the NEW Tavern in the Garden . . . a period replica bar in the gardens at The Brown-Pusey House. A costumed bar maid will be serv...


Womans Empowerment Group
9/19/2014
A Women’s Empowerment Group will meet on September 5 from 11 a.m. until 12 p.m. in the ACS Conference Room, Bldg. 1477. W.O.M.E.N. – Women can Overcome by Motivating Each other Now. This ongoing su...

Heartland of Kentucky Quilt Show
9/19/2014-9/20/2014


For More Information:
Kelly Pruitt
stitchersquiltguild@gmail.com
Phone: 270-766-9732
http://stitchers.wix.com/stitchers-quilt#
Quilts, special quilt exhibits, vendors,...


Zombie Paintball Hayride and Pumpkin Patch
9/21/2014
EVERY DAY FROM SEPTEMBER 19 THROUGH
NOVEMBER 2, 2014 . . . SUNDAY - SATURDAY
Fall Fun for Everyone! Come on out this fall and enjoy our Zombie Paintball Hayride, Pumpkin Patch, Petting Zo...


Tavern in the Garden
9/25/2014
EVERY THURSDAY EVENING FROM JUNE THROUGH SEPTEMBER . . .
Visit the NEW Tavern in the Garden . . . a period replica bar in the gardens at The Brown-Pusey House. A costumed bar maid will be serv...


Historic Costumed Downtown Walking Tour
9/25/2014
Hear recollections and witness reenactments from Elizabethtown's most notorious characters.
We gather every Thursday evening "On the Square" at 7:00 p.m., June through September. The tours ar...


College Savings Plan Session
9/25/2014
Barr Memorial Library will offer a College Savings Plans session as part of the Morningstar Financial Literacy Series on September 25 at 6 p.m. This free session will be presented by Adam Zoll, ass...

2014-2015 Youth Bowling League Registration
9/1/2014-9/26/2014
The Youth Bowling League at Houston Bowling Center will accept registrations September 1 - 27 at the bowling center. Bowling will be every Saturday at 10:30 a.m. for 14 weeks from October 18 throug...

Fort Knox Oktoberfest
9/26/2014
Picture yourself in Munich, Germany, when you attend the seventh annual Oktoberfest to be held at the Saber & Quill on September 26 from 5 – 10 p.m. A variety of German food (schnitzel, bratwurst, ...

15th Annual Vine Grove Bluegrass Festival
9/25/2014-9/27/2014
15th Annual Vine Grove Bluegrass festival, September 25-27, 2014, Vine Grove Optimist Park

Don't miss . . . just a few of the names . . .
Lonesome River Band, Marty Raybon & Full Circ...


2014-2015 Youth Bowling League Meeting
9/27/2014
Youth Bowling League meeting Sept 27 from 10a.m. to 12 p.m. to go over league information, schedule, guidlines and answer questions. Bowling will be every Saturday at 10:30 a.m. for 14 weeks from ...

Annual Murder Mystery/Reception
9/27/2014
Food, music and mystery fill the garden as guests mingle with the suspects from a professional acting troupe. Win CASH prizes ! Enjoy this great evening of entertainment.
Tickets: $35 per per...


Zombie Paintball Hayride and Pumpkin Patch
9/28/2014
EVERY DAY FROM SEPTEMBER 19 THROUGH
NOVEMBER 2, 2014 . . . SUNDAY - SATURDAY
Fall Fun for Everyone! Come on out this fall and enjoy our Zombie Paintball Hayride, Pumpkin Patch, Petting Zo...


Night Risers Film Festival & Expo
9/27/2014-9/28/2014
We are celebrating the 50th anniversary of ‘The Munsters’ during this year’s Night Risers Film Festival & Expo, which will be held at the Pritchard Community Center in Elizabethtown, KY from Septe...

Back to Basics Bingo
9/2/2014-12/30/2014
Back to Basics Paper Bingo will now be held every Tuesday night at the Landing Zone! Caller starts at 7 p.m. so come early to get your seats and packs! Paper bingo is for all skill levels. Win cash...