GCA Art in the Park is a juried fine arts and fine crafts show held annually at the James D. Beville Community Park in Leitchfield on the second Saturday in May. This free event features local and internationally acclaimed artists.
Memorial Day Parade
Our Memorial Day Parade is held the fourth weekend in May in Leitchfield and honors those who gave us freedom. Parade, food and entertainment is included.
The Leitchfield Freedom Festival combines with the Twin Lakes National Fiddlers competition for double the fun. Held the third Saturday in July at the Courthouse Square, the festival provides free rides, entertainment and fireworks.
The Dam Triathlon is held the second weekend in August at Rough River Lake and features a combination of paddling, cycling and running through the State Park and surrounding lake area.
Since 1949 the Grayson County Fair has offered week long family entertainment in the form of carnival rides, beauty pageants, demolition derby and much more. Each year the fun begins the Tuesday before Labor Day.
The Ride Around Central Kentucky, also referred to as the R.A.C.K. Ride, is a free event that is perfect for cyclists of all ages. With friendly geography, beautiful scenery, and multiple distances to choose from, this event should be on everyone's list! This event is sponsored by Embry's Bike Shop and is held annually on the first Saturday in August in Leitchfield.
Held annually on the last weekend in September, the Clarkson Honeyfest is a multi-day celebration of one of nature’s sweetest gifts. With rides for the whole family, great food, music and a 5k run, the entire community of Clarkson comes out to welcome the guests of Honeyfest.
Christmas in the Park
Celebrate in the magic of Christmas by taking in the lighted displays at the James D. Beville Community Park in Leitchfield throughout the entire month of December! Bundle up and walk through the displays or enjoy the displays from the warmth of your car! There is no cost for admission and everyone is welcome to partake in the annual lighting event held on the first Friday in December at 5 PM (CST) which will include caroling, cookies, hot chocolate, and a special visit from Santa himself!