2019 Calendar Of Events

October

October 5th
Fall Brawl Demo Derby

Demolition Derby located at the Carroll County Fairgrounds.
For more information contact Kevin Craig 502-732-8005

October 11th
Friday Live Tunes presents Donnie Wright

Enjoy live music and signature drinks in General Butler State Resort Park’s Port William Lounge.
502-732-4384
Website: PARKS.KY.GOV

October 11th-13th
Halloween Family Weekend at Butler Park Campground

Exciting events planned for the entire family at General Butler State Resort Park.
502-732-4384
Website: PARKS.KY.GOV

October 12th
Art Walk

Join us on the courthouse square in downtown Carrollton, KY, for a sidewalk chalk art contest! This is a free event featuring 4 age groups starting at 10AM.
Sam Burgess 502-732-5713
cmainst@bellsouth.net

October 14th
CHEERS Lunch & Learn
presents Wine Tasting & Pairing with Elk Creek Winery
General Butler State Resort Park’s healthy park, healthy living initiative for ages 50+.
502-732-4384
Website: PARKS.KY.GOV

October 15th
KY Gathers Dulcimer Group

Enjoy dulcimer music in General Butler State Resort Park’s Lodge Mezzanine, free admission.
502-732-4384
Website: PARKS.KY.GOV

October 18th
Painting Classes with Sharon Durbin Graves

General Butler State Resort Park’s Lodge Mezzanine 7:00 PM
Adults and youth (10 yrs and older) welcome.
Cost: $20 per person
502-732-4384
Website: PARKS.KY.GOV

October 18th-20th
Halloween Family Weekend at Butler Park Campground

Exciting events planned for the entire family at General Butler State Resort Park.
502-732-4384
Website: PARKS.KY.GOV

October 19th
Out of the Darkness Walk

A walk to fight suicide at Carrollton’s Point Park. Register at afsp.org/CarrollCountyKY. Walk begins at 9:30 AM.
Contact Holly Dawson at hollydawsonmkay@yahoo.com for more information.

October 21st
CHEERS Senior Self-Defense Class

General Butler State Resort Park’s healthy park, healthy living initiative for ages 50+. This event is located in the Butler Lodge Woodland Room. 1st class begins at 3:00 PM with a 2nd class scheduled for 6:00 PM. Cost: $8.00 per person.
502-732-4384
Website: PARKS.KY.GOV

October 24th
Invitation to Kentucky’s Past

History comes alive with Kentucky Chautauqua. Aunt Molly Jackson “Pistol Packin’ Woman” portrayed by Anne Shelby starts at 7:00 PM in the General Butler State Resort Park’s Lodge Mezzanine.
502-732-4384
Website: PARKS.KY.GOV

October 25th-27th
Halloween Family Weekend at Butler Park Campground

Exciting events planned for the entire family at General Butler State Resort Park.
502-732-4384
Website: PARKS.KY.GOV

November 4th
Carroll Co. Chamber’s Annual Awards Banquet

Event begins at 5:30 PM with a silent auction/social hour. Guest speaker Michael Roby will kick off the awards ceremony later in the evening. Tickets are $40 per person or a table for 8 is $300.
Contact Chamber of Commerce for more information at 502-732-7034.

November 4th
CHEERS Paint & Pour

General Butler State Resort Park’s healthy park, healthy living initiative for ages 50+. Lodge Mezzanine 4:00 PM. Cost $20 per person.
502-732-4384
Website: PARKS.KY.GOV

November 8th
Friday Live Tunes presents
TBA
Enjoy live music and signature drinks in General Butler State Resort Park’s Port William Lounge.
502-732-4384
Website: PARKS.KY.GOV

November 11th
CHEERS Lunch & Learn
presents Honoring and Celebrating our Veterans.
General Butler State Resort Park’s healthy park, healthy living initiative for ages 50+.
502-732-4384
Website: PARKS.KY.GOV

November 11th
Veteran’s Day Celebration

General Butler State Resort Park honors & celebrates our Veterans.
502-732-4384
Website: PARKS.KY.GOV

November 15th
Painting Classes with Sharon Durbin Graves

General Butler State Resort Park’s Lodge Mezzanine 7:00 PM
Adults and youth (10 yrs and older) welcome.
Cost: $20 per person
502-732-4384
Website: PARKS.KY.GOV

November 19th
KY Gathers Dulcimer Group
Enjoy dulcimer music in General Butler State Resort Park’s Lodge Mezzanine, free admission.
502-732-4384
Website: PARKS.KY.GOV

November 21st
Invitation to Kentucky’s Past

History comes alive with Kentucky Chautauqua. Adolph Rupp “The Coach” portrayed by Dr. Edward B. Smith starts at 7:00 PM in the General Butler State Resort Park’s Lodge Mezzanine.
502-732-4384
Website: PARKS.KY.GOV

November 23rd
Another Reason to be Thankful

Customer appreciation event. Merchants open regular hours with special buys and sales. The event includes the lighting of the community Christmas tree in the downtown Carrollton.
Sam Burgess 502-732-5713
cmainst@bellsouth.net

November 30th
Small Business Saturday

Shop antique stores, specialty stores, and see what our small town has to offer. Participating stores give special discounts and have door prizes.
Chamber of Commerce 502-732-7034
chamber@carrollcountyky.com

December 1st-31st
Festival of Trees

Located at General Butler State Resort Park Lodge. View an array of decorated Christmas trees sponsored by local businesses, churches, schools, clubs, and organizations all month long.
502-732-4384
Website: PARKS.KY.GOV

December 6th
Community Church Christmas Concert

Annual event featuring music by local church choirs held in the Carroll County Middle School auditorium at 7:00 PM.
Sponsored by Carroll County Arts Board

December 7th
Rotary Club Pancake Breakfast

7:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Location TBD
Contact Marjorie Bowers

December 7th
A Christmas Carroll

An old-fashioned Victorian celebration for all ages featuring horse-drawn carriage rides, visits with Santa, and the Sugar Plums baking contest in downtown Carrollton.
Sam Burgess 502-732-5713
cmainst@bellsouth.net

December 7th
A Country Christmas at General Butler State Resort Park

Breakfast with Santa and a variety of other kid-favorite characters from 8:00 AM – 10:30 AM in the Two Rivers Restaurant and Lodge.
Activities 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
502-732-4384
Website: PARKS.KY.GOV

December 9th
CHEERS Lunch & Learn
presents their Christmas Celebration Party
General Butler State Resort Park’s healthy park, healthy living initiative for ages 50+.
502-732-4384
Website: PARKS.KY.GOV

December 13th
Friday Live Tunes presents
TBA
Enjoy live music and signature drinks in General Butler State Resort Park’s Port William Lounge.
502-732-4384
Website: PARKS.KY.GOV

December 17th
KY Gathers Dulcimer Group
Enjoy dulcimer music in General Butler State Resort Park’s Lodge Mezzanine, free admission.
502-732-4384
Website: PARKS.KY.GOV

December 19th
Invitation to Kentucky’s Past

History comes alive with Kentucky Chautauqua. Jean Ritchie “Damsel with a Dulcimer” portrayed by Rachel Lee Rodgers starts at 7:00 PM in the General Butler State Resort Park’s Lodge Mezzanine.
502-732-4384
Website: PARKS.KY.GOV

December 20th
Painting Classes with Sharon Durbin Graves

General Butler State Resort Park’s Lodge Mezzanine 7:00 PM
Adults and youth (10 yrs and older) welcome.
Cost: $20 per person
502-732-4384
Website: PARKS.KY.GOV

December 31st
New Year’s Eve Dinner Theater & Dance

Friends of Butler presents “Lawyer, Lawyer,” a dinner theater, held at General Butler State Resort Park starting at 6:00 PM. Stay for live music provided by Tim Talbert Project and ring in the New Year with a balloon drop at midnight! Contact the Park for reservations and package prices.
502-732-4384
Website: PARKS.KY.GOV





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