Edmonson County, Kentucky

2017 Calendar
of Community Events

 


Saturday,
August 26
Family Movie Night
7pm

Chalybeate Park
Edmonson County Parks & Rec: (270) 597-9103

Saturday,
August 26
Co-Ed Volleyball Tournament

4 VS 4 Registration at 11am, Tourney Starts @ 12:00pm
Corn-hole Tournament Registration @ 12 noon,
Tournament Starts at 1 pm.

Chalybeate Park
Edmonson County Parks & Rec: (270) 597-9103

Fri.-Mon.,
Sept. 1-4

Labor Day Weekend

Join us for a fun filled weekend that includes breakfast Saturday, Sunday and Monday mornings and dinner on Saturday and Sunday Nights. We have some great entertainment Friday and Saturday evenings as well!

During the day enjoy the scenic beauty of Mammoth Cave National Park as you explore the back country, trail riding with old friends and new acquaintances.

Enjoy this fun filled 3 day event for only $79.00 per person plus normal camping fees!
 

Mammoth Cave Horse Camp, 2578 Ollie Road, Mammoth Cave, KY 42259

888.682.3958


 

Fri.-Mon.,
Sept. 1-4
Labor Day Weekend

There is a three night minimum for camping this weekend and deposits will be required.

Saturday afternoon- Scavenger hunt. Be sure to bring your horse for this fun event!

Saturday night, 6:30p-10:30p- DJ/Karaoke with DJ Greg. No cover charge.
 

Double J Stables
542 Lincoln School Road
Mammoth Cave, Kentucky 42259

270-286-8167
8am - 8 pm central time


 

Tues. - Wed.,
Sept. 5-6
KHPA Horseshoe Pitching Tourney

Chalybeate Park
Edmonson County Parks & Rec: (270) 597-9103

Fri.-Sun.,
Sept. 8-10
Ladies Getaway Weekend.

For those ladies looking for a weekend of relaxation & horseback riding- this is for you. $250 per person covers all meals, overnight accommodations & horseback riding, on our horses, in beautiful Mammoth Cave National Park. Only six spots are available, so call now to book your spot.
 

Double J Stables
542 Lincoln School Road
Mammoth Cave, Kentucky 42259

270-286-8167
8am - 8 pm central time


 

Friday,
Sept. 8th through Saturday, Sept. 23rd

Edmonson County Lions Club County Fair

General Information: Call 270-791-8363

Pageant Information: 270-597-3734
or call 270-246-3884.

 



Gate admission for the beauty pageants and baby show will be $5, though the carnival will not be operating during those nights.

 

   
Friday, Saturday
Sept. 8 and 9

Edmonson County Lions Club County Fair

Edmonson County Fair Beauty Pageant at 7 p.m. Admission: $5


 

The 2017 Edmonson County Fair Pageants begin at 7 p.m. central time each night. Location is at Edmonson County High School. There is no advance registration--just sign up between 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. central time on the evening of your category.

All categories are "open" and we will crown both a local winner and a state winner. Due to low numbers, there will be NO Mrs. Edmonson County Fair this year. Please be aware that our Preteen age group differs slightly from the state pageant age group (only 10-12 year olds may compete in our Preteen pageant).

The local Miss Edmonson County will not compete in swimsuit or on stage question. More information will be forthcoming soon and your patience is appreciated as details are finalized. The most up-to-date information will be posted here, so please check back.

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 7
Tiny Miss Edmonson County (local and state winner crowned)
Little Miss Edmonson County (local and state winner crowned)
Miss Edmonson County (local winner crowned)

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 9
Miss Preteen Edmonson County (local and state winner crowned)
Miss Teen Edmonson County (local and state winner crowned)
Miss Edmonson County (state winner crowned)

Tues. - Wed.,
Sept. 12-13
KHPA Horseshoe Pitching Tourney (Doubles)

Chalybeate Park
Edmonson County Parks & Rec: (270) 597-9103

   
Thursday,
Sept. 14

 

 

Edmonson County Lions Club County Fair

Baby Show, 6 p.m. Admission: $5

Fiday,
Sept. 15

Edmonson County Lions Club County Fair

Mud Run, 7 p.m.

Admission: $10 (no carnival rides)

Entry fee: $20

 

Fri.-Mon.,
Sept. 15-18

2017 AQHA Charity Trail Ride

$75 for Adults
$25 for 16 & Under

September 15-18, 2017

"Life is a Ride" is a weekend full of fun. The ride will feature a free clinic Friday, guided rides on Saturday and riding on your own is available throughout the weekend. There is a silent auction Friday night, live auction Saturday night and live bands Friday & Saturday nights. Meals are provided Friday evening thru Sunday morning and vendors will be set up to browse after your days riding in beautiful Mammoth Cave National Park!

Open to ALL BREEDS, riding disciplines and backgrounds. Riders must be 6 years of age or older due to insurance liability. No stallions. Ride 2017 provides the opportunity for ALL horse people to spend an enjoyable weekend with friends, family, new faces, and horses.

Make your reservations today thru the website or by calling the campground. Ride fees are due in full at time of reservation; camping and stall fees are due upon check in.

Be sure to visit the official ride website www.lifeisarideky.com for all the ride details, to see our sponsors, view auction items, see the draft itinerary and view photos from previous rides.

Check out our Facebook page for updates: Life is a Ride. Ride Manager is Sarah Hays - 502-550-7609

Mammoth Cave Horse Camp, 2578 Ollie Road, Mammoth Cave, KY 42259

888.682.3958


 

   
Saturday,
Sept. 16

Edmonson County Lions Club
County Fair


Demolition Derby: 7 p.m. Admission: $10

(no carnival rides)

 

Wednesday,
Sept. 20

 

 

Edmonson County Lions Club County Fair

Carnival Family Night, 7 p.m.

$10 carnival ride tickets

Thursday,
Sept. 21

Edmonson County Lions Club County Fair

Drag Racing

Kids classes -- ATV/Dirt bike classes -- Modified classes -- Open classes

Twp wheel drive -- Four wheel drive -- Diesel -- Gas --

Modified Trucks -- Buggies -- Semi's


Elimination: 7 p.m. with practice starting at 5 p.m., track permitting

$10 admission

For more informaiton, go to KOI Drag Racing page on Facebook.

www.koidragracing.com

Call: 859-576-7380 ... or ... 859-351-9417

Friday,
Sept. 22

Edmonson County Lions Club County Fair

School Day Parade: 9 a.m.
School Day: 9: a.m. to 3 p.m.
 

 

 

Mud Bog: 7 p.m.

 

Friday,
Sept. 22

 

 

Edmonson County Lions Club County Fair

Mud Bog: 7 p.m. Admission: $10

Entry fee: $20

Saturday,
Sept. 23
 

Edmonson County Lions Club County Fair

Rodeo: 7 p.m. Admission: $10

   
Saturday,
September 23

Nolin River Lake Clean-Up Campaign

 

WE NEED YOUR HELP!

Be a Volunteer!

Pontoons needed!

Groups (church, boy scout, girl scout, and such) are needed as volunteers!

Come enjoy a beautiful fall day, while helping to preserve the beauty of Nolin Lake.

Come out for the 8th Annual Lakeshore Clean-up Campaign. It is a wonderful opportunity for the whole family to volunteer, make a difference on Nolin Lake and enjoy and promote environmental stewardship in our community.

Participants can show up at Moutardier Ramp, Wax Ramp, Dog Creek Ramp, or Nolin Lake State Park Ramp at 8:00am on Saturday, September 24th and help keep Nolin River Lake beautiful. Bring your pontoon to help transport volunteers along the lake shore. After the clean-up we will have a volunteer appreciation event at Wax that includes music, food and prizes.

For more info: Nolin River Lake US Army Corps of Engineers

2150 Nolin Dam Road, P O Box 339, Bee Spring, KY 42207

270-286-4511


 

Saturday,
 September 23
Family Movie Night
7pm

Chalybeate Park
Edmonson County Parks & Rec: (270) 597-9103


 

Saturday,
September 30
Co-Ed Volleyball Tournament

4 VS 4 Registration at 11am, Tourney Starts @ 12:00pm
Corn-hole Tournament Registration @ 12 noon,
Tournament Starts at 1 pm.

Chalybeate Park
Edmonson County Parks & Rec: (270) 597-9103

Saturday,
September 30
Concert in the Park/ Cruise In
Cruise-In Car Show (in Front Parking lot) 2-5pm
50/60's Sock Hop  6 pm

Chalybeate Park
Edmonson County Parks & Rec: (270) 597-9103

Thurs. - Sun.,
Sept. 28-Oct. 1

SHOBA Ride

Meals start Thursday night, ride fee includes three suppers and three breakfasts.

The Ride Fee for this event is only $69 and includes all meals and entertainment!
 

Mammoth Cave Horse Camp, 2578 Ollie Road, Mammoth Cave, KY 42259

888.682.3958


 

To Be
Announced

Mule Days with Ty Evans

$59 (meals only)

Ty will be conducting a three-day clinic, and as always there will be beautiful trail riding and delicious meals!

The clinics will begin at 9 am each morning starting Thursday morning. If you are not participating in the clinic but wish to watch (audit) the clinic the price is $25 per person per day.

To register for Ty Evans clinic contact Ty or Skye Evans at 801-598-7465 or visit them at tsmules.com

We will be offering a meal package consisting of three dinners and three breakfasts for $59 per person. The meals will start with dinner Thursday evening and end with breakfast Sunday morning.

Please let us know when you reserve your campsite if you would like to eat with us. The meals are a package and cannot be purchased individually.
 

Mammoth Cave Horse Camp, 2578 Ollie Road, Mammoth Cave, KY 42259

888.682.3958


 

Sun. - Sun.,
Oct. 8-15

Week Long Organized Trail Ride

$319

Join us for our 4th annual week long trail ride! You will enjoy three meals per day, nightly entertainment and many other fun activities. We will offer organized rides daily or you are welcome to ride on your own. This week is sure to be one you won't soon forget!

Check out our reviews at www.horsetraildirectory.com to see what folks are saying about this ride!!

Ride fee is $319 per person and includes camping, a stall for your horse and all meals, entertainment and activities!
 

Mammoth Cave Horse Camp, 2578 Ollie Road, Mammoth Cave, KY 42259

888.682.3958


 

Thurs.-Sun.,
Oct. 19-22

Cowgirl Weekend
$79

Enjoy the beautiful trails at Mammoth Cave National Park, delicious home cooked meals and wonderful entertainment. Reserve today! Ride fee includes meals Thursday night through Sunday morning, t-shirt and entertainment Saturday night.

Normal camping/stall rental rates apply. Campground is also open to folks not participating in Cowgirl Weekend event.

Mammoth Cave Horse Camp, 2578 Ollie Road, Mammoth Cave, KY 42259

888.682.3958


 

Saturday,
Oct. 21
Halloween Spook Fest                                                          
Two Mile Run & one Mile Walk Registration @ 8am,
Two Mile Run @ 9 am, Walk @ 9:30 am
*Registration Info to be posted
Yard Sale under cover Horseshoe Pit Shelter 8 am - 3 pm
                                    
*Booths $10 (Call Parks & Rec for Info) 270-597-9103

Hay Ride and Movie @ 6 pm

Chalybeate Park
Edmonson County Parks & Rec: (270) 597-9103

Fri.-Sun.,
Oct. 27-29
Halloween Weekend

(Deposits will be required for camping this event weekend.)

Trick or treat, hay rides, carriage rides, games & fun prizes for the kids. Saturday morning starts with breakfast for $5 a plate. (Proceeds go to the playground fund).

We'll have a "chili dump" for supper. Everyone brings some of their favorite chili to "dump" in the pot before heading out to ride. Later, we all get to enjoy some great chili! After our bellies are full, we will be holding a White Elephant Auction.

Wrap & bring a gently used item you don't want any more to be auctioned off without anyone knowing what's inside.
Always an entertaining auction! (Proceeds go to the playground fund.)
 

Double J Stables,
542 Lincoln School Road
Mammoth Cave, Kentucky 42259

270-286-8167
8am - 8 pm central time


 

Fri.-Sun.,
Oct. 27-29

Halloween Weekend
$54

Join us for a fun filled weekend that includes breakfast Saturday and Sunday mornings and dinner on Saturday Night.

Have fun dressing up for our costume contest featuring cash prizes to the winners.

Pumpkin painting for the kids as well as trick or treating around the campground! (so be sure to bring candy for the little ones)

Be sure to wear your dancing boots to dinner because you'll want to hit the dance floor on Saturday night!

During the day enjoy the scenic beauty of Mammoth Cave National Park as you explore the back country, trail riding with old friends and new acquaintances.

The event fee for this weekend is only $54 per adult, kids are free!

 

Mammoth Cave Horse Camp, 2578 Ollie Road, Mammoth Cave, KY 42259

888.682.3958


 

Tuesday,
Oct. 31
Halloween Festival                                                                                                       Trick or Treating, Games & Food

Community Center
Edmonson County Parks & Rec: (270) 597-9103

To Be
Announced

EXCA Races Extreme Cowboy Races

Contact Laura Green for camping/stalls and event registration at 270-734-1047 or kenintenracers@gmail.com 

Mammoth Cave Horse Camp, 2578 Ollie Road, Mammoth Cave, KY 42259

888.682.3958


 

Fri.-Sun.,
Nov.  24-26

2nd Annual Bubba's Thanksgiving Ride
No Event Fee

Join us Thanksgiving weekend for the second annual Bubba's Thanksgiving Ride!

Saturday night pot luck dinner and Bubba and the Boys will entertain!

Bring a dish and your dancing boots. Ride is open to the public. If you don't know Bubba by now you will know him by the end of the weekend!
 

Mammoth Cave Horse Camp, 2578 Ollie Road, Mammoth Cave, KY 42259

888.682.3958


 

All month,
Dec. 1 - 31
Christmas in the Park

More Information will be available as details are finalized.

Chalybeate Park
Edmonson County Parks & Rec: (270) 597-9103

We make every effort to ensure the accuracy of the calendar of events, but we suggest you call and confirm dates.  




 
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