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Events in the Benton Area

Including Aurora, Jonathan Creek, Malcolm Creek & King Creek KY

If you're looking for something to do, we hope to help fulfill your quest with these events happening in the Benton area.

Kenlake Cruise-In

Where:  Aurora542 Kenlake Road

When:  May 26, 2018 - 3:00 p.m.

Contact:  (270) 791-1533

The Metal Mafia Car Club presents the Kenlake Cruise-In on May 26th, July 28th, and September 22nd 3-7 P.M. outside the Tennis Center. Bring your ride down to Kenlake State Resort Park next to the Tennis Center. There'll be Valve Cover Racing, Door/Cash Prizes, Kid's Choice Awards, Long Haul Award, and Goody Bags! This event is free and open to the public. All makes and models are welcome, if it has wheels... Bring It! Live Music and Food Vendors will be on site each time.

5/26: Mini Contest and Music by: Nightfish

7/28: Vintage Camper Contest and Music by: Kalib swift & Friends

9/22: Pinup Contest and Music by: The Sullivan 3

Food Vending by: Burgers on Wheels, Big Bob Q, and Sweetie's Ice Cream

No Loud Music, No Alcohol, No Burnouts!Not Responsible for accidents, lost or stolen items. Canned food items accepted for charity. More Info Call: Dallas or Lisa Peck: 270-791-1533

Kenlake: National Trails Day Sunrise Hike

Where:  Aurora542 Kenlake Road

When:  June 2, 2018 - 5:30 a.m.

Contact:  (270) 474-2211

Adventures are meant to be shared. National Trails Day is a great opportunity to meet new people in your area and share a fun experience on a local trail. Share your adventure with the nation using #NationalTrailsDay. This National Trails Day we will be hiking across the Eggner's Ferry Bridge to watch the sunrise. Bring your camera to get that perfect shot of the sun coming up over Land Between the Lakes. We will meet in the hotel lobby at 5:30 A.M. and head to the trail head. If you know where the trail head is, meet us at 5:45 A.M. This is a moderate hike lasting about 3 miles. The trail is paved and suitable for all ages. Contact jesse.sirls@ky.gov for more information!

Fireworks from Kenlake Marina

Where:  Aurora888 Kenlake Drive

When:  June 30, 2018 - Dusk

Contact:  (270) 474-2245

Enjoy fireworks from Kenlake Marina and the old state park beach area on Saturday, June 30 at dusk. Fireworks can also be viewed from the hike path across Eggners Ferry Bridge.

Kenlake Cruise-In

Where:  Aurora542 Kenlake Road

When:  July 28, 2018 - 3:00 p.m.

Contact:  (270) 791-1533

The Metal Mafia Car Club presents the Kenlake Cruise-In on May 26th, July 28th, and September 22nd 3-7 P.M. outside the Tennis Center. Bring your ride down to Kenlake State Resort Park next to the Tennis Center. There'll be Valve Cover Racing, Door/Cash Prizes, Kid's Choice Awards, Long Haul Award, and Goody Bags! This event is free and open to the public. All makes and models are welcome, if it has wheels... Bring It! Live Music and Food Vendors will be on site each time.

5/26: Mini Contest and Music by: Nightfish

7/28: Vintage Camper Contest and Music by: Kalib swift & Friends

9/22: Pinup Contest and Music by: The Sullivan 3

Food Vending by: Burgers on Wheels, Big Bob Q, and Sweetie's Ice Cream

No Loud Music, No Alcohol, No Burnouts!Not Responsible for accidents, lost or stolen items. Canned food items accepted for charity. More Info Call: Dallas or Lisa Peck: 270-791-1533

Kenlake Cruise-In

Where:  Aurora542 Kenlake Road

When:  September 22, 2018 - 3:00 p.m.

Contact:  (270) 791-1533

The Metal Mafia Car Club presents the Kenlake Cruise-In on May 26th, July 28th, and September 22nd 3-7 P.M. outside the Tennis Center. Bring your ride down to Kenlake State Resort Park next to the Tennis Center. There'll be Valve Cover Racing, Door/Cash Prizes, Kid's Choice Awards, Long Haul Award, and Goody Bags! This event is free and open to the public. All makes and models are welcome, if it has wheels... Bring It! Live Music and Food Vendors will be on site each time.

5/26: Mini Contest and Music by: Nightfish

7/28: Vintage Camper Contest and Music by: Kalib swift & Friends

9/22: Pinup Contest and Music by: The Sullivan 3

Food Vending by: Burgers on Wheels, Big Bob Q, and Sweetie's Ice Cream

No Loud Music, No Alcohol, No Burnouts!Not Responsible for accidents, lost or stolen items. Canned food items accepted for charity. More Info Call: Dallas or Lisa Peck: 270-791-1533

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Sunset
Photo by Nancy Smith

There are few things more beautiful than a Kentucky Lake sunset. The best place to view a sunset is from the western shore of Land Between The Lakes.