Major Events Dates Set in Henderson, KY

Henderson Tri-Fest
Downtown Henderson
April 15-17, 2011
Street fest in beautiful downtown Henderson. Food, games and rides.

Homegrown Bluegrass and Creative Arts Festival
Audubon State Park
May 14, 2011
Local and regional music performances, children’s activities, art vendors.

W.C. Handy Blues & Barbecue Festival
Various Locations
June 11-18, 2011
Weeklong blues festival. Enjoy barbecue, live music, street strut parade and much more.

Bluegrass in the Park Folklife Festival
Audubon Mill Park
August 12-13, 2011
Weekend of live bluegrass music, children’s activities, food. Pole vaulting and bicycle tour.

GRADD Arts & Crafts Festival
Audubon State Park
October 1-2, 2011
Large arts and crafts festival in the scenic Audubon Park

The following dates are listed because they are a few of the events the Henderson County Tourist Commission receives the most calls about. There are tons of other great events going on this year. The whole list is available online at or you can call 1-800-648-3128. We’d be happy to help you!