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brochure pdf - Grayson County Tourism
Grayson County, Kentucky
FESTIVALS
Memorial Day Parade
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Held the 4th weekend in May to honor those who gave us freedom. Parade, food & entertainment.
Bluegrass Festival
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Held in August at the Grayson County Agriculture & Recreation Park.
Clarkson Official State Honeyfest
The Falls Resort & Golf Club - Falls of Rough, KY
lodging
Caneyville Fair & Homecoming
All Saints Episcopal Camp & Conference
833 Hickory Grove Road - (270) 259-3514
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The Clarkson Honeyfest is a three-day celebration of one of nature’s
sweetest gifts. With rides for the whole family, great food, music, and 5k,
the entire town of Clarkson comes out to welcome the guests of Honeyfest. BEE sure to make plans to visit Clarkson during the Honeyfest. Held
the last weekend in September in Clarkson.
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Held the 1st weekend in October. Includes parade, rides, booths, pageants, contests and more.
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Grayson County Fair
Countryside Inn
315 Commerce Drive - (270) 259-4021
Hatfield Inn 3
769 White Street - (270) 259-0464
Nolin’s Summer Splash
Midtown Café and Inn (Grand Opening July 2013)
400 North Main Street - (270) 868-0017
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Nolin Lake Motel 5
14088 Peonia Road - (270) 242-9914
This event is perfect for cyclists of all ages, with friendly geography and
beautiful scenery. Held annually on the 1st Saturday in August.
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The Dam Triatholon is held the 2nd weekend in August at Rough River
Lake featuring a combination of paddling, cycling and running through
the lake area.
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Green Farm Resort & Cabins 8
57 Jennie Green Road - (270) 879-3486
The Resort Motel 9
13689 Falls of Rough Road (Hwy 79) - (270) 257-2771
Pine Knob Guest House 10
1227 Pine Knob Road - (270) 879-8190
DanKrist Bed and Breakfast 11
2055 Clarkson School Road - (270) 242-4571
Nolin River Getaway 12
565 Fields Lane - (502) 554-3113
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The Dam Triathlon
Ponderosa Motel 6
856 Ponderosa Road - (270) 242-7215
Rough River Dam State Resort Park
450 Lodge Road - (800) 325-1713
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Held in June at the Nolin Lake State Park, featuring the Houseboat Hop,
music, activities for kids and adults.
R.A.C.K Ride
Freedom & Fiddlin’
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The Leitchfield Freedom Festival combines with the Twin Lakes National
Fiddlers competition for double the fun. Held the 3rd Saturday in July at
the Courthouse Square. Free rides, entertainment and fireworks.
Art in the Park
ATTRACTIONS
Pine Knob Theatre 23
Open Friday & Saturday nights July-September, live outdoor dramas performed in a 500 seat theatre in Pine Knob. For show and
festival listings call (270) 879-8190.
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Starting the Tuesday before Labor Day, since 1949, with carnival rides,
beauty pageants, demolition derby and much more with this week long
enjoyment of family fun.
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Pine Knob Theatre - Caneyville, KY
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GCA Art in the Park is a juried fine arts and fine crafts show to be held at
James D. Beville Park the 2nd Saturday in May. Featuring local and internationally acclaimed artists.
Twin Lakes National Fiddlers Championship - Leitchfield, KY
HWY 54 Yard Sale 24
The Highway 54 Yard Sale has become a yearly event that occurs
once during the spring (Derby Weekend) and once during the Fall
(3rd Weekend in September). Stretches from Leitchfield to Owensboro along HWY 54.
Rough River Yard Sale 25
The Rough River Yard Sale goes along Highway 79, during the 2nd
weekend in October.
Blackrock Motocross 26
One of Kentucky’s finest motocross race tracks. Blackrock offers
competitive race classes for all ages and skill levels.
Rough River Dam State Resort Park 27
With 334 acres, the park offers lodging, dining, fishing, boat rentals, beaches with a beach house, tennis courts, hiking and fitness
trails, picnic and playground areas, and miniature golf! Located
near an airport and home to the Lady of the Lake II, Rough River
Lake’s premier tour cruise boat!
FOR MORE INFORMATION
www.visitgrayson.com
[email protected]
Visitors Center 28
425 South Main Street
Leitchfield, Ky 42754
(270) 259-2735 | (888) 624-9951
Paid in part by the KY Department
of Travel & Tourism.
SCAN & SAVE!
VISITORS
GUIDE
Explore more at visitgrayson.com
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Did you know, that in 1798, George Washington
purchased 5,000 acres in Grayson County?
Discover more at www.visitgrayson.com
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AIRPORTS
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Grayson County Airport 29
Located on Hwy 259 South and offers 4,000 feet of paved,
lighted airstrip with tie-downs and aviation fuel available. It
has a comfortable lobby and shuttle service to nearby Legacy Golf Course. “Fly & Play” packages are available.
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Locations may not be accurately displayed on this map. This map is for the promotion of events only, not intended to be used for actual navigation.
Rough river lake
A dam was built on Rough River to help control flooding in the Ohio
River Valley. The dam is 135 feet high, 1,500 feet long and 819 feet
wide at the base. Rough River Lake covers 5,000 acres, with a shoreline of 221 miles. Fishing in Rough River Lake includes bass, bluegill,
catfish, crappie, rough fish, and walleye.
Rough River Dam State Resort Park has a lodge with rooms,
cottages, marina, and campgrounds with electricity and water
hook-ups. Call (800) 325-1713 for more information.
M & D’s Marina & Service Center 31
346 Cave Road - Leitchfield - (270) 259-4859
Nick’s Boat Dock 32
Hwy 79 - McDaniels - (270) 257-8955
Rough River Boat Dock 33
450 Lodge Road - Falls of Rough - (270) 257-2311
Nolin river lake
The 5,795 acre Nolin River Lake provides recreational opportunities for boating, fishing, swimming, camping, picnicking, hunting,
and relaxing. With miles of scenic shoreline and cool, clear water,
Nolin is the perfect summer getaway. The lake has an abundance
of bass, catfish, crappie and walleye for great fishing.
Moutardier Marina has cabin rentals and scenic campsites. Please
call (270) 286-4230 for more information.
Rough River Airport 30
Located at Rough River Dam State Park and offers 3,200 feet
of paved, lighted airstrip with tie-downs and aviation fuel
available. It has a shuttle service to the lodge and aviators
who prefer can camp near their aircraft at the airport air
camp which has a central service building with showers and
restrooms.
U.S. Army corps of engineers
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has three campsites on
Nolin River Lake (270) 286-4511 and four on Rough River
Lake (270) 257-2061.
Moutardier Marina 34
1990 Moutardier Road - Leitchfield - (270) 286-4069
Ponderosa Boat Dock 35
856 Ponderosa Road - Clarkson - (270) 242-7215
Wax Marina 36
14008 Peonia Road - Clarkson - (270) 242-7205

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