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KENTUCKY LAKE GETAWAY GUIDE
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40th Annual Trigg County Ham Festival:
Featuring
carnival rides, food, live entertainment, and much
more! The event takes place in West Cadiz Park with
special vendors on Sunday, call 270-522-8756 or
visit http://hamfestival.com/.
21-22
Campground Halloween Weekend:
Happening at
the Kentucky Dam Village Campground. Please
contact Laura Jackson at 270-362-4271 for more
details.
21-23
Aurora Country Festival
: a 3-day festival with arts
& crafts, parade, food vendors, flea market, live en-
tertainment, and more! Please call 270-354-8467 or
270-354-9964 for more information.
November/December
Golden Pond Visitor Center, Planetarium & Obser-
vatory open all year. Daily planetarium shows, call
270-924-2243 for more information.
The Kentucky Opry features live Country Music
Shows every Friday & Saturday night! Shows start
7:30pm. Don't miss their Christmas shows during
November and December!
Please visit www.kentuckyopry.com for more infor-
mation or call 270-527-3869.
This month Land Between the Lakes will feature
their fall folic program for children, Cub Scout Day,
Christmas in 1850 at the Homeplace, and Christ-
mas shows at the planetarium. For more informa-
tion, please visit their website or call 800-525-7077.
Grand Rivers Festivals of Lights: Over 70,000 lights
in Patti's Settlement and downtown Grand Rivers.
Kick off your holiday in this Winter Wonderland!
November
5
The 3rd Annual Chili Golf Scramble and 5k Night
run at Kentucky Dam Village:
For more informa-
tion regarding these events, please contact Laura
Jackson at 270-362-4271.
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Rivers' Edge International Film Festival:
This event
takes place at Maiden Alley Cinema in Paducah,
Kentucky. For more information, please call 270-
443-8783.
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Thanksgiving Buffet at local Kentucky State Parks:
Harbor Lights Restaurant and Aurora Landing will
both be hosting a special Thanksgiving Buffet meal
at Kenlake and KDV. For more information or to
make reservations, please call KDV at 800-325-0146
and Kenlake at 800-325-0143.
25-December 31
Christmas in the Park:
Lights begin at Mike Miller
Park the day after Thanksgiving! Call 270-527-5284
for more information.
December
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Marshall County Hoopfest:
A nationally ranked
high school basketball tournament in which teams
come nationwide to compete. For more informa-
tion, please visit www.marshallcountyhoopfest.com.
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Breakfast with Santa & Frosty:
Join us for a break-
fast buffet at Harbor Lights Restaurant at Kentucky
Dam Village. For more information, please contact
Laura Jackson at 270-362-4271.
December 4: Calvert City Lighted Christmas Pa-
rade: A lighted parade in Calvert City, followed by
"Christmas in the Park" with singing, food, hot
chocolate, and Santa! 270-395-5133.
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Benton's Dickens Festival & Lighted Christmas Pa-
rade:
This event kicks off with a lighted parade, fol-
lowed by the opening of the Frozen Plaza, Holiday
square, and Dickens Alley! Come join the FREE
family fun! Call 270-527-3128 for more details.
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A Visit with Santa at Kenlake State Resort Park:
Share your Christmas wish list Santa at Kenlake and
then stick around for lunch! Please call 270-474-
4411 for more information.
Merry Christmas from Kentucky Lake, the South's
Great Lake! We wish you and yours a joyous holiday
season and a safe & happy new year!