A festival of what's good for the tastebuds, the ears, & the soul

October 19-20, 2018 | Madisonville, KY | Free admission

FUN FOR THE ENTIRE FAMILY

Sign up for the Racin' Bacon 5k, take the kids to the Piglets' Party, try out some of the best bacon dishes around, watch other FREE CONCERTS featuring the ZoGo Band, Boscoe France, and more, hear live storytelling performances by some of the best around, and so much more! 

OCTOBER 19

Performances by blues artists Samantha Fish, Alonzo Pennington & Michael Goff, Rickey Godfrey, food vendors, and a beer garden

OCTOBER 20

Performances by blues artists Jonny Lang, Boscoe France, Vanessa Collier, Salvation from Sundown, and The Beat Daddys, the first performance of professional storyteller Jim Loucks’ newest story that he is currently working on developing during his stay as the first Artist in Residence at Mahr Park, food vendors, beer garden, kayak rentals, a ‘Piglets Party’ just for the kids, storytelling performances by other professional storytellers, an after party in the Mahr Park Barn, and much more! 

WHERE TO STAY

Whether your heart is set on a unique stay at one of our charming bed & breakfast, the ease that accompanies a complimentary breakfast at a national hotel chair, or communing with the great outdoors, you will find the perfect accomodations in Madisonville. 

WHAT TO EAT

Everyone has to eat. Why depend on Google when you can get a local guide that breaks it down by type? From nationally known brands, to regionally famous BBQ, we are sure to have options that please your taste buds. 

HAVE MORE FUN

Whether you are kayaking around scenic Mahr Park, browsing through our one-of-a-kind boutiques, trying your hand at our nationally recognized disc golf courses or just enjoying warm and welcoming spirit in our quaint town, we promise you'll love every second of it.