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Playhouse After Dark: Avenue Q, the Musical

Where:  Murray - Playhouse in the Park - 701 Gil Hopson Dr, Murray, KY

When:  April 28, 2016 thru April 29, 2016 - 7:00 p.m. Thursday/Friday

Contact:  (270) 759-1752

For Mature Audiences Only! A puppet-filled comedy follows a group of 20-somethings seeking their purpose in big-city life. Winner of the TONY "Triple Crown" for Best Musical, Best Score and Best Book, Avenue Q is part flesh, part felt, and packed with heart. The laugh-out-loud musical tells the timeless story of a recent college grad named Princeton who moves into a shabby New York apartment all the way out on Avenue Q. He soon discovers that although the residents seem nice, it's clear that this is not your ordinary neighborhood. Together, Princeton and his new-found friends struggle to find jobs, dates, and their ever-elusive purpose in life.

World's Biggest Fish Fry

Where:  Paris - Fairgrounds - 36.308352, -88.289068

When:  April 23, 2016 thru April 30, 2016 -

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A week of fun! Rides, contests, lots of fish, parade, arts and crafts vendors, pageants and more.

Benton Cruise-In in Kentucky Lake's Downtown

Where:  Benton - - 36.857393, -88.350748

When:  April 30, 2016 - 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Contact:  270-527-8677

The Metal Mafia Car Club & the City of Benton will be hosting their annual Cruise In; cars, food, prizes, and live entertainment for free! Events happen the last Saturday of each month from April to September 4-8pm. Call 270-527-8677 for more information.

Dinnertime for Red Wolves

Where:  LBL - Nature Station - 36.9016496,-88.0361266

When:  April 30, 2016 - Each Saturday 3:30 p.m. to 3:50 p.m.

Contact:  1-800-LBL-7077

Visit with our red wolves, one of the most endangered mammals in the United States, and watch them "wolf" down a tasty treat. Find out what scientists are doing to bring them back from the brink of extinction. This event takes place at the Woodlands Nature Station in Land Between The Lakes. Admission fees apply.

Camper Appreciation Weekend at Kentucky Dam Village

Where:  Gilbertsville - Kentucky Dam Village SP - 113 Administration Drive, Gilbertsville, KY

When:  April 29, 2016 thru May 1, 2016 -

Contact:  ow.ly/KcS3E

If you like to pitch a tent or prefer the comforts of an RV we have a deal for you! Purchase a site on Friday night and get Saturday night FREE. Family friendly activities are scheduled for Saturday. Campground reservations can be made at http://ow.ly/KcS3E

Grand Rivers Shooting Range Metal Madness Match

Where:  Grand Rivers - Shooting Range - 787 Dover Road, Grand Rivers, KY

When:  May 7, 2016 - 7:00 a.m.

Contact: 

Grand Rivers Shooting Range Metal Madness matches are the 1st and 3rd Saturdays of each month. Registration opens at 7am the day of the shoot but you may register all day long. There is a $10.00 per day fee for non members. Please visit the website and review all range rules before you visit: www.gr-sr.com/range-rules.html.

Grand Rivers Shooting Range includes: 15 Metal Madness Target Lanes; five lanes of paper targets from 7 yards; to 25 yards on movable target frames; Metal Madness targets available for practice each day; season passes available

Spring Fling

Where:  Cadiz - Downtown - 36.862045, -87.837180

When:  May 7, 2016 -

Contact:  270-350-8316

Visit historic downtown Cadiz on May 7th and plan to have a day filled with lots of fun! There will be live music, family fun and activities, farmer's market, art and hand crafted treasures. The Trigg County Amazing Family Race will also take place that day as well as Military Appreciation events and much more! For more information, visit: merchants68.com

Seven Friends Golf Tournament

Where:  Cadiz - Boots Randolph Golf Course - 2711 Blue Spring Rd, Cadiz, KY

When:  May 7, 2016 -

Contact:  (270) 924-1131

11:00 am is Registration and Lunch followed by the tournament at 12. The 5th Annual Seven Friends Memorial Scholarship Golf Tournament is at Boots Randolph Golf Course. Tickets are $100 per 4 person team or $30 per person. Includes 1 Mulligan. Green fees are $29.75 per person.

Lighthouse Landing Practical Sailing School

Where:  Grand Rivers - Lighthouse Landing - 20 W Commerce Ave., Grand Rivers, KY

When:  May 5, 2016 thru May 8, 2016 -

Contact:  www.lighthouselanding.com

This fun-filled four day class is Lighthouse Landing's most popular learn to sail course. It adds to your sailing knowledge by taking you on to American Sailing Association's Basic Coastal Cruising certification. Visit the Lighthouse Landing website for a full list of class dates, information, and tuition fees. www.lighthouselanding.com

Commonwealth Yacht Club of Green Turtle Bay Mothers Day Brunch

Where:  Grand Rivers - Green Turtle Bay - 263 Green Turtle Bay Dr, Grand Rivers, KY

When:  May 8, 2016 -

Contact:  800-498-0428

Enjoy a beautiful Mother's Day brunch and dine while overlooking the beautiful harbor at Green Turtle Bay Resort. Advance reservations may be made by calling 270-362-4444 (Club) or 800-498-0428 (Resort). Open to the Public. Be sure to check the Green Turtle Bay Specials website page for deals on Condo rentals for this event. Bring Mom for a mini vacation and have a weekend of fun! Online booking or call us at 800-498-0428.

USA Bassin

Where:  Eddyville - Lake Barkley -

When:  May 1, 2016 thru May 11, 2016 -

Contact:  www.lakebarkley.org

U.S.A. BASSIN is a grass roots team tournament trail, catering to the weekend angler and our youth.

Bluegrass Productions Top Gun Car Show Series Cruise-In

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

When:  May 14, 2016 -

Contact:  www.topguncarshows.com

Bluegrass Productions Top Gun Car Show Series Cruise-Ins. The Cruise-ins are open to all cars, trucks, tractors, and motorcycles. All makes, Models, and years of any kind are welcome to join in the fun. Entertainment, music, fun for the entire family. This is a free event with no charge to attendees or cars. Cruise-Ins take place on JH O'Bryan Ave (First KY Bank parking lot, Tourism office lot, Village Market & Cafe lot), on the Second Saturday of the month, April - September, 2015. Visit www.topguncarshows.com for more information. Show hours are 4pm to 9pm.

KLSC Governors Cup Sailing Regatta

Where:  Grand Rivers - Lighthouse Landing - 20 W Commerce Ave., Grand Rivers, KY

When:  May 14, 2016 thru May 15, 2016 -

Contact:  www.klsc.net

Kentucky Lake Sailing Club cordially invites you and your crew to the 2016 KLSC Governor's Cup. The Regatta will be held on Kentucky Lake at Grand Rivers, KY, out of Lighthouse Landing Marina. The course will be a buoy race course to be determined by the race committee.

For classes, registration and details visit www.klsc.net Schedule: Registration forms available online at www.klsc.net and at Registration Friday at 6:00 P.M. with cookout. Late registration Saturday at 8:00 A.M. Skippers meeting Saturday at 9:00 A.M. Race starts Saturday at approx. 10:00 A.M. Racers on Sunday will meet on the water at a time designated by the committee at the Skippers meeting. Trophy presentation will be as soon as possible after Sunday racing.

Grand Rivers Shooting Range Metal Madness Match

Where:  Grand Rivers - Shooting Range - 787 Dover Road, Grand Rivers, KY

When:  May 21, 2016 - 7:00 a.m.

Contact: 

Grand Rivers Shooting Range Metal Madness matches are the 1st and 3rd Saturdays of each month. Registration opens at 7am the day of the shoot but you may register all day long. There is a $10.00 per day fee for non members. Please visit the website and review all range rules before you visit: www.gr-sr.com/range-rules.html.

Grand Rivers Shooting Range includes: 15 Metal Madness Target Lanes; five lanes of paper targets from 7 yards; to 25 yards on movable target frames; Metal Madness targets available for practice each day; season passes available

Eagle Fest

Where:  Dover - Dover Park - 36.488235, -87.839518

When:  May 20, 2016 thru May 22, 2016 -

Contact:  (931) 232-5907

The Town of Dover will host its annual Eagle Fest. Many different musical acts will be performing each day, lots of activities for the kids, a parade and fireworks show. This celebration is a time to honor our service men and women who have served or are currently serving our great country.

Benton Cruise-In in Kentucky Lake's Downtown

Where:  Benton - - 36.857393, -88.350748

When:  May 28, 2016 - 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Contact:  270-527-8677

The Metal Mafia Car Club & the City of Benton will be hosting their annual Cruise In; cars, food, prizes, and live entertainment for free! Events happen the last Saturday of each month from April to September 4-8pm. Call 270-527-8677 for more information.

Golden Pond Planetarium Presents: From the Earth to the Universe

Where:  LBL - Golden Pond Planetarium - 238 Visitor Center Dr, Golden Pond, KY 42211

When:  March 12, 2016 thru May 31, 2016 - 1:00 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. Daily

Contact:  1-800-LBL-7077

This stunning, full-dome voyage through space and time conveys, through sparkling sights and sounds, the Universe revealed to us by science. Viewers can revel in the splendor of the worlds in the Solar System and our scorching Sun. From Earth to the Universe takes the audience out to the colorful birthplaces and burial grounds of stars, and still further out beyond the Milky Way to the unimaginable immensity of a myriad of galaxies. Along the way, the audience will learn about the history of astronomy, the invention of the telescope, and today's giant telescopes that allow us to probe ever deeper into the Universe. Age 13 and up $5; Age 5-12 $3; Age 4 and under Free Daily Show times are 1:00 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. View a complete listing of all Golden Pond Planetarium Shows (PDF).

Golden Pond Planetarium Presents: Earth, Moon & Sun

Where:  LBL - Golden Pond Planetarium - 238 Visitor Center Dr, Golden Pond, KY 42211

When:  March 12, 2016 thru May 31, 2016 - Various Times

Contact:  1-800-LBL-7077

In this show you will learn about the relationship between the Earth, Moon, and Sun with the help of Coyote, an amusing character adapted from Native American oral traditions. Coyote has many misconceptions about our home planet and its most familiar neighbors. His confusion about the universe makes viewers think about how the Earth, Moon and Sun work together as a system. This show uses Native American stories throughout to help distinguish between myths and science. Run time: 25 minutes plus interpretive presentation. Age 13 and up $5; Age 5-12 $3; Age 4 and under Free. Showtimes are Sundays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays at 12:00 noon; Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 10:00 a.m. View a complete listing of all Golden Pond Planetarium Shows (PDF).

Golden Pond Planetarium Presents: Wildest Weather in the Solar System

Where:  LBL - Golden Pond Planetarium - 238 Visitor Center Dr, Golden Pond, KY 42211

When:  March 12, 2016 thru May 31, 2016 - Various Times

Contact:  1-800-LBL-7077

Take a National Geographic spectacular journey to witness the most beautiful, powerful, and mysterious weather phenomena in the solar system. From a storm the size of a 100-megaton hydrogen bomb, to a 400-year-old hurricane, to a dust tempest that could engulf entire planets, you'll be glad you live on Earth! Sponsored by Jesse D. Jones College of Science, Engineering, and Technology at Murray State University. Run time: 30 minutes plus interpretive presentation. Age 13 and up $5; Age 5-12 $3; Age 4 and under Free. Show times are Sundays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays at 3:00 p.m.; Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 4:00 p.m. View a complete listing of all Golden Pond Planetarium Shows (PDF).

Golden Pond Planetarium Presents: Tonight's Sky Live!

Where:  LBL - Golden Pond Planetarium - 238 Visitor Center Dr, Golden Pond, KY 42211

When:  March 12, 2016 thru May 31, 2016 - 2:00 p.m. to 2:45 p.m. Daily

Contact:  1-800-LBL-7077

Join us at this live show as we explore the night sky above us with its celestial bodies. Our planetarium interpreter will show you the current positions of planets, sun, stars, constellations, and galaxies as seen from Land Between The Lakes. You'll learn about the wonders of our night sky that you can share with others. Recommended for 6 & above. Presentation time: 40 minutes. Daily show time is 2:00 p.m. to 2:45 p.m. View a complete listing of all Golden Pond Planetarium Shows (PDF).

Golden Pond Planetarium Presents: Two Small Pieces of Glass

Where:  LBL - Golden Pond Planetarium - 238 Visitor Center Dr, Golden Pond, KY 42211

When:  April 1, 2016 thru May 31, 2016 - Daily at 11:00 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.

Contact:  1-800-LBL-7077

This full dome presentation traces the history of the telescope from Galileo's modifications to a child's spyglass, by using 2 small pieces of glass, to the launch of the NASA's Hubble Space telescope and the future of astronomy. It explores the wonder and discovery made by astronomers throughout the last 400 years. Age 13 and up $5; Age 5-12 $3; Age 4 and under Free. Show times are Saturdays and Sundays at 11:00 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. View a complete listing of all Golden Pond Planetarium Shows (PDF).

Golden Pond Planetarium Presents: Firefall

Where:  LBL - Golden Pond Planetarium - 238 Visitor Center Dr, Golden Pond, KY 42211

When:  March 12, 2016 thru May 31, 2016 - Various Times

Contact:  1-800-LBL-7077

Throughout Earth's violent history, impacts from comets and asteroids have mercilessly shaped its surface. The ancient barrage continues today; from harmless meteors - those brilliant streaks in the night sky, to mountain sized boulders wandering perilously close to Earth. This ceaseless Firefall is our only tangible connection to the universe beyond and is an ever-present reminder of our own humble beginnings in the hostile environment of space. Age 13 and up $5; Age 5-12 $3; Age 4 and under Free. Show times are Sundays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays at 4:00 p.m.; Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 3:00 p.m. View a complete listing of all Golden Pond Planetarium Shows (PDF).

Kids Free Fishing Tournament

Where:  Grand Rivers - Little Lake Park - 37.0041054,-88.2290132

When:  June 4, 2016 -

Contact:  www.grandrivers.org

Kids Free Fishing Tournament at Little Lake Park in Grand Rivers. Open for ages up to 12 years old. Bring your own pole - or use one of ours. Bait provided. Trophies awarded by age group. Refreshments provided.

Kentucky Drag Boat Association Boat Races

Where:  LBL - Pisgah Bay, Kentucky Lake - 36.928151, -88.160696

When:  June 4, 2016 thru June 5, 2016 -

Contact:  www.kdba.net

The Kentucky Drag Boat Association invites visitors to come to Kentucky Lake at Land Between The Lakes(LBL) National Recreation Area for the 2016 season. Kentucky Drag Boat Association's summer racing series takes place at Pisgah Bay on the north end of Land Between The Lakes. Bring lawn chairs or blankets to Birmingham Ferry and enjoy an exciting day of racing. The heart-pounding events feature blown-alcohol boats, hydros and jet-powered boats, and flat-bottom racers skimming the water at speeds exceeding 150 mph.

Bluegrass Productions Top Gun Car Show Series Cruise-In

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

When:  June 11, 2016 - 4:00 p.m to 9:00 p.m.

Contact:  www.topguncarshows.com

Bluegrass Productions Top Gun Car Show Series Cruise-Ins. The Cruise-ins are open to all cars, trucks, tractors, and motorcycles. All makes, Models, and years of any kind are welcome to join in the fun. Entertainment, music, fun for the entire family. This is a free event with no charge to attendees or cars. Cruise-Ins take place on JH O'Bryan Ave (First KY Bank parking lot, Tourism office lot, Village Market & Cafe lot), on the Second Saturday of the month, April - September, 2015. Visit www.topguncarshows.com for more information. Show hours are 4pm to 9pm.

Lighthouse Landing Practical Sailing School

Where:  Grand Rivers - Lighthouse Landing - 20 W Commerce Ave., Grand Rivers, KY

When:  June 9, 2016 thru June 12, 2016 -

Contact:  www.lighthouselanding.com

This fun-filled four day class is Lighthouse Landing's most popular learn to sail course. It adds to your sailing knowledge by taking you on to American Sailing Association's Basic Coastal Cruising certification. Visit the Lighthouse Landing website for a full list of class dates, information, and tuition fees. www.lighthouselanding.com

"The Last Night of Ballyhoo" - Playhouse in the Park

Where:  Murray - Playhouse in the Park - 701 Gil Hopson Dr, Murray, KY

When:  June 10, 2016 thru June 12, 2016 - Various Times

Contact:  www.playhousemurray.org

ritten by DRIVING MISS DAISY playwright, Alfred Uhry, THE LAST NIGHT OF BALLYHOO was the winner of the 1997 Tony Award for Best Play. THE LAST NIGHT OF BALLYHOO takes place in Atlanta, Georgia, in December of 1939. Gone with the Wind is having its world premiere, and Hitler is invading Poland, but Atlanta's elitist German Jews are much more concerned with who is going to Ballyhoo, the social event of the season. Especially concerned is the Freitag family: bachelor Adolph, his widowed sister, Beulah (Boo) Levy, and their also widowed sister-in-law, Reba.

Boo is determined to have her dreamy, unpopular daughter, Lala, attend Ballyhoo, believing it will be Lala's last chance to find a socially acceptable husband. The family gets pulled apart and then mended together with plenty of comedy, romance and revelations along the way. Show times are Friday and Saturday at 7:00 p.m. and Sunday at 2:30 p.m.

"The Last Night of Ballyhoo" - Playhouse in the Park

Where:  Murray - Playhouse in the Park - 701 Gil Hopson Dr, Murray, KY

When:  June 17, 2016 thru June 19, 2016 - Various Times

Contact:  www.playhousemurray.org

ritten by DRIVING MISS DAISY playwright, Alfred Uhry, THE LAST NIGHT OF BALLYHOO was the winner of the 1997 Tony Award for Best Play. THE LAST NIGHT OF BALLYHOO takes place in Atlanta, Georgia, in December of 1939. Gone with the Wind is having its world premiere, and Hitler is invading Poland, but Atlanta's elitist German Jews are much more concerned with who is going to Ballyhoo, the social event of the season. Especially concerned is the Freitag family: bachelor Adolph, his widowed sister, Beulah (Boo) Levy, and their also widowed sister-in-law, Reba.

Boo is determined to have her dreamy, unpopular daughter, Lala, attend Ballyhoo, believing it will be Lala's last chance to find a socially acceptable husband. The family gets pulled apart and then mended together with plenty of comedy, romance and revelations along the way. Show times are Friday and Saturday at 7:00 p.m. and Sunday at 2:30 p.m.

Benton Cruise-In in Kentucky Lake's Downtown

Where:  Benton - - 36.857393, -88.350748

When:  June 25, 2016 - 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Contact:  270-527-8677

The Metal Mafia Car Club & the City of Benton will be hosting their annual Cruise In; cars, food, prizes, and live entertainment for free! Events happen the last Saturday of each month from April to September 4-8pm. Call 270-527-8677 for more information.

Lighthouse Landing Practical Sailing School

Where:  Grand Rivers - Lighthouse Landing - 20 W Commerce Ave., Grand Rivers, KY

When:  June 23, 2016 thru June 26, 2016 -

Contact:  www.lighthouselanding.com

This fun-filled four day class is Lighthouse Landing's most popular learn to sail course. It adds to your sailing knowledge by taking you on to American Sailing Association's Basic Coastal Cruising certification. Visit the Lighthouse Landing website for a full list of class dates, information, and tuition fees. www.lighthouselanding.com

KY Drag Boat Show & Shine

Where:  Grand Rivers - Little Lake Park - 37.0041054,-88.2290132

When:  July 1, 2016 -

Contact:  www.grandrivers.org

KY Drag Boat Association Boat Show. Free Admission. Come view these beautiful boats and meet the race drivers. Show times are 1pm to 6pm.

Kentucky Drag Boat Association Boat Races

Where:  LBL - Pisgah Bay, Kentucky Lake - 36.928151, -88.160696

When:  July 2, 2016 thru July 3, 2016 -

Contact:  www.kdba.net

The Kentucky Drag Boat Association invites visitors to come to Kentucky Lake at Land Between The Lakes(LBL) National Recreation Area for the 2016 season. Kentucky Drag Boat Association's summer racing series takes place at Pisgah Bay on the north end of Land Between The Lakes. Bring lawn chairs or blankets to Birmingham Ferry and enjoy an exciting day of racing. The heart-pounding events feature blown-alcohol boats, hydros and jet-powered boats, and flat-bottom racers skimming the water at speeds exceeding 150 mph.

Bluegrass Productions Top Gun Car Show Series Cruise-In

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

When:  July 9, 2016 - 4:00 p.m to 9:00 p.m.

Contact:  www.topguncarshows.com

Bluegrass Productions Top Gun Car Show Series Cruise-Ins. The Cruise-ins are open to all cars, trucks, tractors, and motorcycles. All makes, Models, and years of any kind are welcome to join in the fun. Entertainment, music, fun for the entire family. This is a free event with no charge to attendees or cars. Cruise-Ins take place on JH O'Bryan Ave (First KY Bank parking lot, Tourism office lot, Village Market & Cafe lot), on the Second Saturday of the month, April - September, 2015. Visit www.topguncarshows.com for more information. Show hours are 4pm to 9pm.

Lighthouse Landing Practical Sailing School

Where:  Grand Rivers - Lighthouse Landing - 20 W Commerce Ave., Grand Rivers, KY

When:  July 7, 2016 thru July 10, 2016 -

Contact:  www.lighthouselanding.com

This fun-filled four day class is Lighthouse Landing's most popular learn to sail course. It adds to your sailing knowledge by taking you on to American Sailing Association's Basic Coastal Cruising certification. Visit the Lighthouse Landing website for a full list of class dates, information, and tuition fees. www.lighthouselanding.com

Grand Rivers Dragon Boat Festival

Where:  Grand Rivers - Lighthouse Landing - 20 W Commerce Ave., Grand Rivers, KY

When:  July 16, 2016 -

Contact:  270-362-0152

High Five Dragon Boat produces and markets dragon boat events all over the United States and is excited to bring the Inaugural Grand Rivers Dragon Boat Festival to Lighthouse Landing and Kentucky Lake beginning in July 2016.

Benton Cruise-In in Kentucky Lake's Downtown

Where:  Benton - - 36.857393, -88.350748

When:  July 30, 2016 - 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Contact:  270-527-8677

The Metal Mafia Car Club & the City of Benton will be hosting their annual Cruise In; cars, food, prizes, and live entertainment for free! Events happen the last Saturday of each month from April to September 4-8pm. Call 270-527-8677 for more information.

Kentucky Drag Boat Association Boat Races

Where:  LBL - Pisgah Bay, Kentucky Lake - 36.928151, -88.160696

When:  August 6, 2016 thru August 7, 2016 -

Contact:  www.kdba.net

The Kentucky Drag Boat Association invites visitors to come to Kentucky Lake at Land Between The Lakes(LBL) National Recreation Area for the 2016 season. Kentucky Drag Boat Association's summer racing series takes place at Pisgah Bay on the north end of Land Between The Lakes. Bring lawn chairs or blankets to Birmingham Ferry and enjoy an exciting day of racing. The heart-pounding events feature blown-alcohol boats, hydros and jet-powered boats, and flat-bottom racers skimming the water at speeds exceeding 150 mph.

Bluegrass Productions Top Gun Car Show Series Cruise-In

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

When:  August 13, 2016 - 4:00 p.m to 9:00 p.m.

Contact:  www.topguncarshows.com

Bluegrass Productions Top Gun Car Show Series Cruise-Ins. The Cruise-ins are open to all cars, trucks, tractors, and motorcycles. All makes, Models, and years of any kind are welcome to join in the fun. Entertainment, music, fun for the entire family. This is a free event with no charge to attendees or cars. Cruise-Ins take place on JH O'Bryan Ave (First KY Bank parking lot, Tourism office lot, Village Market & Cafe lot), on the Second Saturday of the month, April - September, 2015. Visit www.topguncarshows.com for more information. Show hours are 4pm to 9pm.

Grand Rivers Marina Day

Where:  Grand Rivers - Green Turtle Bay - 263 Green Turtle Bay Dr, Grand Rivers, KY

When:  August 13, 2016 -

Contact:  www.greenturtlebay.com

In this little village of only 230 households and over 600 boat slips, Grand Rivers Marina Day is a big celebration. This year's Marina Day celebration in Grand Rivers will include free children's water fun and activities, Live music and a big fireworks show at dusk.

Benton Cruise-In in Kentucky Lake's Downtown

Where:  Benton - - 36.857393, -88.350748

When:  August 27, 2016 - 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Contact:  270-527-8677

The Metal Mafia Car Club & the City of Benton will be hosting their annual Cruise In; cars, food, prizes, and live entertainment for free! Events happen the last Saturday of each month from April to September 4-8pm. Call 270-527-8677 for more information.

Grand Rivers Arts & Crafts Fair

Where:  Grand Rivers - Little Lake Park - 37.0041054,-88.2290132

When:  September 3, 2016 thru September 5, 2016 -

Contact:  www.grandrivers.org

For Labor Day weekend, the place to go is downtown Grand Rivers! Original or handmade jewelry, furniture, baskets, quilts, pottery, lace, clothing, and wooden decorative items are featured along with stained glass designs, embroidery and paintings by exhibitors from nine different states. Over 100 different artisan and craftsman booths! Admission: $1.00 per person or $3.00 per car. Please note... do not park in Village Market & Cafe parking lot. Use the city lot or the park lot.

THREE DAY SHOW: Saturday, Sunday - 9AM to 5PM; Monday - 9AM - 3PM

Bluegrass Productions Top Gun Car Show Series Cruise-In

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

When:  September 10, 2016 - 4:00 p.m to 9:00 p.m.

Contact:  www.topguncarshows.com

Bluegrass Productions Top Gun Car Show Series Cruise-Ins. The Cruise-ins are open to all cars, trucks, tractors, and motorcycles. All makes, Models, and years of any kind are welcome to join in the fun. Entertainment, music, fun for the entire family. This is a free event with no charge to attendees or cars. Cruise-Ins take place on JH O'Bryan Ave (First KY Bank parking lot, Tourism office lot, Village Market & Cafe lot), on the Second Saturday of the month, April - September, 2015. Visit www.topguncarshows.com for more information. Show hours are 4pm to 9pm.

Lighthouse Landing Practical Sailing School

Where:  Grand Rivers - Lighthouse Landing - 20 W Commerce Ave., Grand Rivers, KY

When:  September 8, 2016 thru September 11, 2016 -

Contact:  www.lighthouselanding.com

This fun-filled four day class is Lighthouse Landing's most popular learn to sail course. It adds to your sailing knowledge by taking you on to American Sailing Association's Basic Coastal Cruising certification. Visit the Lighthouse Landing website for a full list of class dates, information, and tuition fees. www.lighthouselanding.com

Green Turtle Bay Fall Boat Show

Where:  Grand Rivers - Green Turtle Bay Marina - 263 Green Turtle Bay Dr, Grand Rivers, KY

When:  September 9, 2016 thru September 11, 2016 -

Contact:  www.greenturtlebay.com

Green Turtle Bay Yacht Sales Annual Fall In-Water Boat Show. Over 5 million $ inventory in quality pre-owned vessels on display. Special Condo Packages available for Boat Show weekend. Check out the Green Turtle Bay Website for more information and to view the inventory of boats for sale.

"Bonnie & Clyde" - Playhouse in the Park

Where:  Murray - Playhouse in the Park - 701 Gil Hopson Dr, Murray, KY

When:  September 15, 2016 thru September 18, 2016 - Various Times

Contact:  www.playhousemurray.org

America's most notorious lovers and bank robbers take the country by storm in this sexy and compelling adventure, which combines blues, gospel and rockabilly music. At the height of the Great Depression, Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow went from two small-town nobodies in West Texas to America's most renowned folk heroes and the Texas law enforcement's worst nightmares. Fearless, shameless, and alluring, the Tony-nominated Bonnie & Clyde is the electrifying story of love, adventure and crime that captured the attention of an entire country. Show times Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 7:00 p.m. and Sunday at 2:30.

Benton Cruise-In in Kentucky Lake's Downtown

Where:  Benton - - 36.857393, -88.350748

When:  September 24, 2016 - 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Contact:  270-527-8677

The Metal Mafia Car Club & the City of Benton will be hosting their annual Cruise In; cars, food, prizes, and live entertainment for free! Events happen the last Saturday of each month from April to September 4-8pm. Call 270-527-8677 for more information.

Lighthouse Landing Practical Sailing School

Where:  Grand Rivers - Lighthouse Landing - 20 W Commerce Ave., Grand Rivers, KY

When:  September 22, 2016 thru September 25, 2016 -

Contact:  www.lighthouselanding.com

This fun-filled four day class is Lighthouse Landing's most popular learn to sail course. It adds to your sailing knowledge by taking you on to American Sailing Association's Basic Coastal Cruising certification. Visit the Lighthouse Landing website for a full list of class dates, information, and tuition fees. www.lighthouselanding.com

KLSC Watkins Cup Sailing Regatta

Where:  Grand Rivers - Lighthouse Landing - 20 W Commerce Ave., Grand Rivers, KY

When:  September 24, 2016 thru September 25, 2016 -

Contact:  www.klsc.net

The Kentucky Lake Sailing Club cordially invites you and your crew to the Watkins Cup Regatta. The Regatta will be held on Kentucky Lake at Grand Rivers, KY, out of Lighthouse Landing Marina. For classes, registration and details visit www.klsc.net. The Regatta will consist of as many as five races. Courses will be triangular. Actual course and course length will be determined by the Race Committee based on sailing conditions on Race Day. The Watkins Cup is part of Kentucky Lake Race Week.

Schedule: Early registration will be 6:00 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday. Late registration will be 8:00 a.m. race day, with the Skippers Meeting to follow at 9:00 a.m. First race will start at 10:30 a.m., or as soon as possible after the Skippers Meeting. A Social hour and dinner will be held on Saturday evening. On Sunday, skippers will meet on the lake for races, which will start at 9 a.m. and conclude around noon. Award presentation will be held at Lighthouse Landing on Sunday, about 90 minutes after the last race.

"Bonnie & Clyde" - Playhouse in the Park

Where:  Murray - Playhouse in the Park - 701 Gil Hopson Dr, Murray, KY

When:  September 22, 2016 thru September 25, 2016 - Various Times

Contact:  www.playhousemurray.org

America's most notorious lovers and bank robbers take the country by storm in this sexy and compelling adventure, which combines blues, gospel and rockabilly music. At the height of the Great Depression, Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow went from two small-town nobodies in West Texas to America's most renowned folk heroes and the Texas law enforcement's worst nightmares. Fearless, shameless, and alluring, the Tony-nominated Bonnie & Clyde is the electrifying story of love, adventure and crime that captured the attention of an entire country. Show times Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 7:00 p.m. and Sunday at 2:30.

First Kentucky Commonwealth Cup Sailing Regatta

Where:  Grand Rivers - Green Turtle Bay - 263 Green Turtle Bay Dr, Grand Rivers, KY

When:  October 1, 2016 thru October 3, 2016 -

Contact:  www.cycgtb.com

Title Sponsor: First Kentucky Bank of Grand Rivers, KY. 10th Annual Commonwealth Cup Regatta. Distance race takes place on Kentucky Lake. Part of Kentucky Lake Race Week events. For more information visit www.cycgtb.com

Hunters Moon Fall Festival

Where:  Grand Rivers - Downtown - 37.001783, -88.234324

When:  October 8, 2016 -

Contact:  www.grandrivers.org

For over thirty years, the village of Grand Rivers has celebrated small town community life with an old fashion fall festival. This famous festival features A Taste of the Lakes food vending area, craft and flea market vendors, Little Mr. and Miss Pageant, children's Halloween costume parade and awards, children's games and activities, live music and dance in Little Lake Park, and the big parade. Each year, the big parade is Santa's first visit to Western Kentucky. The festival was started by the Grand Rivers Chamber of Commerce in the 1970's as a celebration 'to bring together visitors and the community. Come Join in the fun!

Lighthouse Landing Practical Sailing School

Where:  Grand Rivers - Lighthouse Landing - 20 W Commerce Ave., Grand Rivers, KY

When:  October 13, 2016 thru October 16, 2016 -

Contact:  www.lighthouselanding.com

This fun-filled four day class is Lighthouse Landing's most popular learn to sail course. It adds to your sailing knowledge by taking you on to American Sailing Association's Basic Coastal Cruising certification. Visit the Lighthouse Landing website for a full list of class dates, information, and tuition fees. www.lighthouselanding.com

"The Addams Family Musical" - Playhouse in the Park

Where:  Murray - Playhouse in the Park - 701 Gil Hopson Dr, Murray, KY

When:  October 27, 2016 thru October 30, 2016 - Various Times

Contact:  www.playhousemurray.org

THE ADDAMS FAMILY features an original story, and it's every father's nightmare. Wednesday Addams, the ultimate princess of darkness, has grown up and fallen in love with a sweet, smart young man from a respectable family - a man her parents have never met. And if that weren't upsetting enough, Wednesday confides in her father and begs him not to tell her mother. Now, Gomez Addams must do something he's never done before - keep a secret from his beloved wife, Morticia. Everything will change for the whole family on the fateful night they host a dinner for Wednesday's 'normal' boyfriend and his parents. Show times are Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 7:00 p.m. and Sunday at 2:30 p.m.

"The Addams Family Musical" - Playhouse in the Park

Where:  Murray - Playhouse in the Park - 701 Gil Hopson Dr, Murray, KY

When:  November 3, 2016 thru November 6, 2016 - Various Times

Contact:  www.playhousemurray.org

THE ADDAMS FAMILY features an original story, and it's every father's nightmare. Wednesday Addams, the ultimate princess of darkness, has grown up and fallen in love with a sweet, smart young man from a respectable family - a man her parents have never met. And if that weren't upsetting enough, Wednesday confides in her father and begs him not to tell her mother. Now, Gomez Addams must do something he's never done before - keep a secret from his beloved wife, Morticia. Everything will change for the whole family on the fateful night they host a dinner for Wednesday's 'normal' boyfriend and his parents. Show times are Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 7:00 p.m. and Sunday at 2:30 p.m.


Serenity
Photo by Dawn Duke

Whether it's a quiet stroll or an afternoon with a rod 'n reel, there's a Kentucky Lake destination waiting for you.