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Paducah Improv Comedy Show
Dates: Starting Jul 18, 2013
Recurring monthly on the 18th
Times: 7 & 9 PM
Venue: Market House Theatre Black Box

Paducah's improv comedy troupe performs short and long-form improvisation. Improv Studio Series is held on the last Saturday of each month.
Fridays @ 5 at the Carson Center
Dates: May 23-Aug 29, 2015
Recurring weekly on Saturday
Times: 5 PM-Sunset
Venue: Carson Center- on the Williams Family Terrace

Free the public, relax after a long week by sitting outside overlooking the river, have a drink via a cash bar and listen to live music. 
Live Harness Racing at Bluegrass Downs
Dates: Jun 7-Jul 5, 2015
Recurring weekly on Sunday, Friday, Saturday
Times: Fri.-Sun., 2 PM post time
Venue: Bluegrass Downs

Don't miss the thrill and excitement of live harness horse racing at Bluegrass Downs. The 5/8 mile track hosts up to 10 daily races. Race office hours are from 8 AM to noon on Tuesday and Wednesday, 8 AM to 3 PM on Thursday and Friday during live racing season. Simulcast thoroughbred racing year-round including the Triple Crown and Breeders' Cup.

Carribean Night - Rum, Cigars & Dinner
Dates: Jul 2, 2015
Times: 7 PM
Venue: Max's Brick Oven Café

Join Paducah Cigar Co. for a Carribean Night of rum, cigars and dinner with live steel drum music. Four course meal, four rum cocktails, all paired with the perfect cigar.

You can make reservations with us at 270-210-4345 or by calling Max's Brick Oven at 270-575-3473.

The Breakfast Club Teen Event
Dates: Jul 2, 2015
Times: 6:00 PM
Venue: Maiden Alley Cinema & Gallery

MAC is hosting the first TEEN SCENE: A Student Screening Series with The Breakfast Club. Tickets include a breakfast buffet catered by Golden Rush Cafe, a 80's costume contest (with prizes), live music by DJLJ and the film of the BIG SCREEN.
First Annual Donnie Hodges Memorial Street Stock Special
Dates: Jul 3, 2015
Venue: Paducah International Raceway

$2500 To Win. ($1000 Street Stock Bonus If You Can Win Both PIR & KLMS) (Modified, Crate Late Model, B-Mod, Street Stock, 4 Cyl, Junior Mini Sprint)
American Queen at the Port of Paducah
Dates: Jul 4-7, 2015
Recurring daily
Times: Arrive, July 4 at NOON ; Depart, July 5 morning
Venue: Port of Paducah

Welcome the American Queen to Paducah's historic riverfront! 


Due to high water deviation on the Mississippi River, the American Queen will be visiting Paducah's riverfront for Independence Day. There will be Hop-on Hop-off buses running 12:30 PM to 4:30 PM. The American Queen will be staying for  Paducah's July 4th festivities that evening.


**This schedule is expected to change throughout the year given complications on the river. Some of these changes may be in a last-minute fashion. Changes will be relayed as soon as that information is provided to the convention & visitors bureau. 

Independence Day Celebration
Dates: Jul 4, 2015
Times: Concert begins, 6:30 PM; Fireworks begin, 9:15 PM
Venue: Port of Paducah



For July 4th the Parks Services Department has a lot of great activities in store—we’ve partnered with some local business- The Cigar Shop, Hoopers, Doe’s… and more… for LIVE music in the Street on Broadway from 6-9pm (Jamaican Me Crazy –Steel Drums), demonstrations from Hoopers and good eats brought to Broadway from Doe’s! (this is by no means all-inclusive) we encourage and support all the local business and restaurants to expand outdoors and know that each of you will be packed that day-soooo many folks will be in town—these are simply activities to add to our already great downtown! 

  • In addition the Parks Department will be providing the Community Band Jazz Ensemble and other music in the gazebo from 4-6pm

ALSO on Broadway and Water Streets:

  • Water balls, mechanical bull rides, laser tag
  • Large scale Community Art Project with City of Paducah/ Parks Services/ Paducah Police, Better Than Ever and Community


On the River-side of the Flood wall we will also be having special events and food and non-food vendors from 4-9:15pm

Entertainment on Wilson Stage is as follows:

·         Paducah Tilghman Improv                                                                         4-4:30 p.m.
·         Rhythm Factory Dance Performance                                                    4:30-5 p.m.
·         Posting of the Colors Ceremony                                                             5:15-5:45 p.m.
·         Country music artist Tyler Barham                                                         6-7:30 p.m.
·         Steve Schaffner’s Trio Girardeaux (classical)                                     7:45-8:30 p.m.
·         Paducah Community Band: Concert Band                                          8:30-9:10 p.m.
·         National Anthem by City Commissioner Richard Abraham          9:10 p.m.
·         Fireworks by Arthur Rozzi Pyrotechnics                                              9:15 p.m.

Independence Day Celebration
Dates: Jul 4, 2015
Times: Concert begins, 6:30 PM; Fireworks begin, 9:15 PM
Venue: Port of Paducah

Bring the entire family to the riverfront for a spectacular concert and fireworks display. Paducah Concert Band will perform and kick off the fireworks display. 

Enjoy an evening of family fun with food, fireworks, and free entertainment on Wilson Stage. Vendors, including those selling food, beverages, and toys, will begin selling items at 5:30 p.m.


Dates: Jul 6-10, 2015
Recurring daily
Venue: Carson Center

Summer Musical Theatre Camp
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