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Grand Rivers Area Events

Events in Grand Rivers

Including Lake City

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

Where:  Grand Rivers - The Thirsty Turtle Tavern - 265 Nautical Dr, Grand Rivers

When:  August 30, 2019 - 7-10pm

Contact:  (270) 362-1830

The Thirsty Turtle Tavern at Green Turtle Bay welcomes Memphis Yahoos live from 7-10pm. Come out and join the fun! For more information, call (270) 362-1830.

Where:  Grand Rivers - The Thirsty Turtle Tavern - 265 Nautical Dr, Grand Rivers

When:  August 31, 2019 - 7-10pm

Contact:  (270) 362-1830

The Thirsty Turtle Tavern at Green Turtle Bay welcomes Heart & Soul live from 7-10pm. Come out and join the fun! For more information, call (270) 362-1830.

Where:  Grand Rivers - The Thirsty Turtle Tavern - 265 Nautical Dr, Grand Rivers

When:  September 1, 2019 - 2-5pm

Contact:  (270) 362-1830

The Thirsty Turtle Tavern at Green Turtle Bay welcomes Secondhand Crush live from 2-5pm. Come out and join the fun! For more information, call (270) 362-1830.

Where:  Grand Rivers - Little Lake Park - Payne Street

When:  August 31, 2019 thru September 2, 2019 - 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Contact:  https://grandrivers.org/festivals-events/

Visit the area's largest & longest running Arts & Crafts Festival. This is a jury approved show, meaning vendor items must be approved by the Grand Rivers Arts & Crafts board, to create one of the best and unique shows in the lakes region. Enjoy craft vendors, food vendors, demonstrations, live entertainment & more. Admission is $2 per person or $5 per car.

Where:  Grand Rivers - The Thirsty Turtle Tavern - 265 Nautical Dr, Grand Rivers

When:  September 6, 2019 - 7-10pm

Contact:  (270) 362-1830

The Thirsty Turtle Tavern at Green Turtle Bay welcomes John Fuller live from 7-10pm. Come out and join the fun! For more information, call (270) 362-1830.

Where:  Grand Rivers - The Thirsty Turtle Tavern - 265 Nautical Dr, Grand Rivers

When:  September 7, 2019 - 7-10pm

Contact:  (270) 362-1830

The Thirsty Turtle Tavern at Green Turtle Bay welcomes The Cruisers live from 7-10pm. Come out and join the fun! For more information, call (270) 362-1830.

Where:  Grand Rivers - The Thirsty Turtle Tavern - 265 Nautical Dr, Grand Rivers

When:  September 13, 2019 - 7-10pm

Contact:  (270) 362-1830

The Thirsty Turtle Tavern at Green Turtle Bay welcomes Vintage Station live from 7-10pm. Come out and join the fun! For more information, call (270) 362-1830.

Where:  Grand Rivers - Grand Rivers Comm. Ctr. - 155 W Cumberland Ave

When:  September 13, 2019 - 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Contact:  https://grandrivers.org/festivals-events/

Grand Rivers Artifact & Relic Show featuring arrowheads, stone tools and pottery. Over 70 exhibitors, buyers and sellers. FREE Admission to the show!

Where:  Grand Rivers - The Thirsty Turtle Tavern - 265 Nautical Dr, Grand Rivers

When:  September 14, 2019 - 7-10pm

Contact:  (270) 362-1830

The Thirsty Turtle Tavern at Green Turtle Bay welcomes Nightfish live from 7-10pm. Come out and join the fun! For more information, call (270) 362-1830.

Where:  Grand Rivers - Lighthouse Landing - 320 W Commerce Ave.

When:  September 12, 2019 thru September 15, 2019 -

Contact:  1-800-491-7245

American Sailing Association Sailing School at Lighthouse Landing has announced the dates for a combined 4 day course (101 and 103). Basic Keelboat & Basic Cruising courses offered on these dates:

Sept. 12-15,Sept. 26-29, & Oct. 10-13. Tuition per person $825.00. Class size is limited to four students. Classes with less than 3 students may be cancelled. Call 1-800-491-7245 for details.

Where:  Grand Rivers - The Thirsty Turtle Tavern - 265 Nautical Dr, Grand Rivers

When:  September 20, 2019 - 7-10pm

Contact:  (270) 362-1830

The Thirsty Turtle Tavern at Green Turtle Bay welcomes Cantageus live from 7-10pm. Come out and join the fun! For more information, call (270) 362-1830.

Where:  Grand Rivers - The Thirsty Turtle Tavern - 265 Nautical Dr, Grand Rivers

When:  September 21, 2019 - 7-10pm

Contact:  (270) 362-1830

The Thirsty Turtle Tavern at Green Turtle Bay welcomes Mandy Vixen & Gas Station Chicken live from 7-10pm. Come out and join the fun! For more information, call (270) 362-1830.

Where:  Grand Rivers - Little Lake Park - Payne Street

When:  September 20, 2019 thru September 22, 2019 - Various Times

Contact:  1-888-493-0152.

Grand Rivers will be host to the Cabela's King Kat Fish Trail in September. The three day event will include the Grand Rivers Fish Fry where one of the Fried Fish Vendors will be named "Best Fried Fish On The Lakes". Cabela's will host a kid's fishing rodeo at Little Lake on Saturday and there will be live entertainment each day of the event.

Friday Schedule:
5pm - Fried fish, food and vendors
6pm - Leight July concert
7pm - King Kat Seminar

Saturday Schedule:
6am - King Kat Tournament Begins
8am - Cabela's Free Kids Fishing Rodeo
11am - Fried fish, food and vendors
1pm - Live music from Josh Coffey
3pm - "Best Fried Fish on the Lakes" winner announced
4pm - Cabela's Weigh-In
6pm - Live music from The Alonzo Pennington Band

Sunday Schedule:
11am - Fried Fish, food and vendors
1pm - The Wheelhouse Rousters concert
3pm - First Kentucky Bank's $10,000 Washer Toss

For details, call 1-888-493-0152.

Where:  Grand Rivers - The Thirsty Turtle Tavern - 265 Nautical Dr, Grand Rivers

When:  September 27, 2019 - 7-10pm

Contact:  (270) 362-1830

The Thirsty Turtle Tavern at Green Turtle Bay welcomes Drunken Poets live from 7-10pm. Come out and join the fun! For more information, call (270) 362-1830.

Where:  Grand Rivers - JH O'Bryan Avenue - JH O'Bryan Avenue

When:  September 28, 2019 - 1:00 p.m .to 10:00 p.m.

Contact:  grandrivers.org

It's the End of Summer Block Party! Come to Grand Rivers and enjoy Free activities for the kids, race in the Bald Eagle Bike Endurance Race (or just cheer them on), dance in the street to the sounds of Cantageus and end the day at the movie in the park featuring "Aladdin". Bouncy inflatables from 1 to 3, Street Dance from 4 to 8, Movie in the Park from 8 to 10. The Bald Eagle Bike Race starts at 7:00 a.m.

Where:  Grand Rivers - Little Lake Park - 141 Payne Street, Grand Rivers

When:  September 28, 2019 - 7:00 p.m.

Contact:  grandrivers.org

Every fourth Saturday this summer you and your family can enjoy a kid-friendly, free movie at Grand River's Little Lake Park. Come by golf cart, side-by-side, or vehicle. Bring your lawn chair or a blanket for a great outdoor movie experience!

Where:  Grand Rivers - The Thirsty Turtle Tavern - 265 Nautical Dr, Grand Rivers

When:  September 28, 2019 - 7-10pm

Contact:  (270) 362-1830

The Thirsty Turtle Tavern at Green Turtle Bay welcomes JB Cats live from 7-10pm. Come out and join the fun! For more information, call (270) 362-1830.

Where:  Grand Rivers - LBL - Grand Rivers

When:  September 28, 2019 - 7:00 a.m.

Contact: 

This is approximately 90 miles of fast and flowy single track, a sprinkle of pavement, some nice scenic gravel roads with some tough climbs and awesome descents in beautiful Land Between The Lakes.

Riders will start in Downtown Grand Rivers and head south on the Lake Barkley trail toward Golden Pond where you will begin the toughest part of the race when you hit the north/south trail on the Kentucky Lake side until you cross the finish line back in Grand Rivers.

Only 250 entrants for this epic race so register before it's too late! Spaces are filling quick! Visit grandrivers.org for more information.

Where:  Grand Rivers - Lighthouse Landing - 320 W Commerce Ave.

When:  September 26, 2019 thru September 29, 2019 -

Contact:  1-800-491-7245

American Sailing Association Sailing School at Lighthouse Landing has announced the dates for a combined 4 day course (101 and 103). Basic Keelboat & Basic Cruising courses offered on these dates:

Sept. 26-29, & Oct. 10-13. Tuition per person $825.00. Class size is limited to four students. Classes with less than 3 students may be cancelled. Call 1-800-491-7245 for details.

Where:  Grand Rivers - The Thirsty Turtle Tavern - 265 Nautical Dr, Grand Rivers

When:  October 4, 2019 - 7-10pm

Contact:  (270) 362-1830

The Thirsty Turtle Tavern at Green Turtle Bay welcomes John Fuller live from 7-10pm. Come out and join the fun! For more information, call (270) 362-1830.

Where:  Grand Rivers - The Thirsty Turtle Tavern - 265 Nautical Dr, Grand Rivers

When:  October 5, 2019 - 7-10pm

Contact:  (270) 362-1830

The Thirsty Turtle Tavern at Green Turtle Bay welcomes John Sutton Band live from 7-10pm. Come out and join the fun! For more information, call (270) 362-1830.

Where:  Grand Rivers - The Thirsty Turtle Tavern - 265 Nautical Dr, Grand Rivers

When:  October 11, 2019 - 7-10pm

Contact:  (270) 362-1830

The Thirsty Turtle Tavern at Green Turtle Bay welcomes Memphis Yahoos live from 7-10pm. Come out and join the fun! For more information, call (270) 362-1830.

Where:  Grand Rivers - The Thirsty Turtle Tavern - 265 Nautical Dr, Grand Rivers

When:  October 12, 2019 - 8-12am

Contact:  (270) 362-1830

The Thirsty Turtle Tavern at Green Turtle Bay welcomes The Cruisers live from 8-12am. Come out and join the fun! For more information, call (270) 362-1830.

Where:  Grand Rivers - Lighthouse Landing - 320 W Commerce Ave.

When:  October 10, 2019 thru October 13, 2019 -

Contact:  1-800-491-7245

American Sailing Association Sailing School at Lighthouse Landing has announced the dates for a combined 4 day course (101 and 103). Basic Keelboat & Basic Cruising courses offered. Tuition per person $825.00. Class size is limited to four students. Classes with less than 3 students may be cancelled. Call 1-800-491-7245 for details.

Where:  Grand Rivers - The Thirsty Turtle Tavern - 265 Nautical Dr, Grand Rivers

When:  October 18, 2019 - 7-10pm

Contact:  (270) 362-1830

The Thirsty Turtle Tavern at Green Turtle Bay welcomes Mandy Vixen & Gas Station Chicken live from 7-10pm. Come out and join the fun! For more information, call (270) 362-1830.

Where:  Grand Rivers - The Thirsty Turtle Tavern - 265 Nautical Dr, Grand Rivers

When:  October 19, 2019 - 7-10pm

Contact:  (270) 362-1830

The Thirsty Turtle Tavern at Green Turtle Bay welcomes AKACIA live from 7-10pm. Come out and join the fun! For more information, call (270) 362-1830.

Where:  Grand Rivers - The Thirsty Turtle Tavern - 265 Nautical Dr, Grand Rivers

When:  October 25, 2019 - 7-10pm

Contact:  (270) 362-1830

The Thirsty Turtle Tavern at Green Turtle Bay welcomes Mandy Vixen & Gas Station Chicken live from 7-10pm. Come out and join the fun! For more information, call (270) 362-1830.

Where:  Grand Rivers - The Thirsty Turtle Tavern - 265 Nautical Dr, Grand Rivers

When:  October 26, 2019 - 8-12am

Contact:  (270) 362-1830

The Thirsty Turtle Tavern at Green Turtle Bay welcomes The Cruisers live from 8-12am. Come out and join the fun! For more information, call (270) 362-1830.

Looking for more?  View all the Kentucky Lake & Lake Barkley Events.


Pinta
Photo by Jennifer Dunnaway

Replicas of the Nina and Pinta occasionally dock at Green Turtle Bay. We snapped a photo of the masts of the Pinta last summer.