Events and Attractions
Central Kentucky Art Series
The Central Kentucky Arts Series is the community arts council for the greater Campbellsville area. CKAS is dedicated to bring a wide variety of arts programming to the local community. It is funded by the Kentucky Arts Council, corporate donations, individual donations, door tickets and season memberships.
Green River Lake Arts & Crafts Festival
An annual event which is held for the third Saturday in July, the Arts & Crafts Festival features booths with craft items for sale. But there is much more: music, clogging, food, Corvette show and a variety of activities for children.
Taylor County Fair
Recognized as the "Best County Fair in Kentucky" by the Kentucky State Fair, this week long festival celebrates the area's agricultural heritage. The fair includes agricultural events, contests and races, a carnival, truck pull, pageants, music, a demolition derby and more.
Fourth of July Celebration
Each year, over 40,000 visitors gather in Campbellsville for the annual celebration which honors the spirit of freedom. Attractions which have made the event one of the largest Fourth of July celebrations in the state include country music concerts, parades, and, of course, fireworks.
65-acre park features Olympic-size swimming pool, tennis courts, walking trail and beautiful flower gardens.
Campbellsville University Theatre & School of Music
Campbellsville University is a generous contributor to the arts. The Campbellsville University Theatre presents a wide variety of plays throughout the year, and the school of music offers numerous programs at the Gosser Fine Arts Center.
Located just 80 miles from Campbellsville in Louisville, Kentucky, Churchill Downs is home to the world famous Kentucky Derby, held the first Saturday in May each year, and offers thoroughbred racing year round.
No matter what kind of music you enjoy, it is sure to touch you during a season with the Louisville Symphony Orchestra. Experience the thrill of world-class master musicians, Louisville Pops, and Roarchestra where visiting musicians play music under the stars at the Louisville Zoo.
Lexington Ballet/Ballet Theatre
Full seasons of dance offered only 80miles from Campbellsville. Touring groups present Broadway dramas and musicals at the beautifully restored Lexington