october, 2014

fri10octoct 1010:00 amoct 11- 9:00 pm38th Annual Country Ham FestivalLive Music, Fireworks and Carnival Rides10:00 am Historic Downtown Cadiz, KY

Event Details

October 10 – 11, 2014
Carnival ALL DAY at West Cadiz Park
with Special Vendors on Sunday, October 12th!

The Trigg County Country Ham Festival is in its 38th year of celebration! So how did celebrating a “ham” come about?
Get the history of how it all began

 

Good to Know

HANDICAPPED PARKING

  • Behind Cadiz Christian Church – between Madison & Franklin Streets

PUBLIC RESTROOMS

  • Scott Street – Next to Janice Mason Art Museum
  • Jefferson Street – Bus Stop at Marion Street in City Parking Lot
  • Main Street at Trigg Justice Center – East Side Street
  • Montgomery Street – Next to The Blue Heron – toward Hwy. 139/Jefferson St.
  • West Cadiz Park – Carnival Side

FIRST AID / MEDICAL

  • Location:  Madison Street – Between the Cadiz Christian Church
  • & the Justice Center Parking Lot
    • Provided By Trigg County Hospital

SHUTTLE BUS – SCHEDULE
SHUTTLE BUSES RUN on FRIDAY & SATURDAY ONLY (NO BUSES on SUNDAY)

  • Begin at 9:00 a.m. – Run Until After the Concerts
  • Wait at One of the Stops to be Picked Up
  • Bus Will Take You Back to Your Location where you Boarded After Concerts

SHUTTLE BUS – STOPS [ALL DAY PARKING AVAILABLE]

  • Cadiz Church of Christ in East Cadiz
  • Trigg County High School Gymnasium at Cross Walk
  • Cadiz Masonic Lodge in West Cadiz
  • DOWNTOWN STOP: ONLY at the MARION ST. – FOOD COURT

ALL DAY PARKING – DOWNTOWN

  • Turn off Jefferson Street/Hwy. 139 & Go to Perry Street – Parking Available Along the Back Side of the Street
  • Park Area – South Side of US 68 and West Side of Hwy. 139 at Stop Light

 

 

Full Week Schedule of Events

 

Time

10 (Friday) 10:00 am

Location

Historic Downtown Cadiz, KY

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Event Itinerary

Schedule of Music and Shows at WKDZ Renaissance Stage

Friday October 10, 2014

  • 10:00 AM OPENING CEREMONIES, Welcome – Cadiz Mayor Lyn Bailey, WKDZ’s Bill Booth – Master of Ceremonies, National Anthem – Jody Terrell, Joy Stallons, & Sandy Finley, Announcements,  “2014 WKDZ COUNTRY HAM JAM” Begins
  • 10:30 – 11:00 AM – “Cadiz Baptist Church Christian Academy” Students Perform
  • 11:00 AM – Noon – FREE – In Concert: “WEBB BOOTH” – Contemporary Christian / Rock Music
  • Noon – 1:00 PM – WKDZ 106.5 FM / Oldies Radio 96.5 FM & 100.9 FM
  • Noon News EDGE – LIVE on Location
  • 1:30 – 2:15 PM – “KEN KARTER & THE FUNNY DUMMY SHOW,” Comedian / Ventriloquist – Sponsored by: AT&T
  • 2:30 – 4:00 PM – FREE – In Concert: “GRAYSON” – Country Music
  • 4:00 – 5:00 PM – “FARM CREDIT MID-AMERICA HOG CALLING CONTEST”
  • 5:30 – 6:00 PM – “HAMTASTIC” Drawing – MUST BE PRESENT TO WIN – 1 Ticket Entry per Day – Sponsored in Part by: Bank of Cadiz & Trust Co.
  • 6:00 – 8:00 PM – FREE In Concert: “JOEY RICHIE” – Oldies Music

 

Saturday October 11, 2014

  • 10:00 AM – OPENING CEREMONIES, WKDZ’s Bill Booth – Master of Ceremonies, Welcome – Trigg County Judge/Executive Hollis Alexander, National Anthem – Webb Booth, Announcements, “2014 WKDZ COUNTRY HAM JAM” Begins
  • 10:30 – 11:15 AM- FREE – In Concert: “WEBB BOOTH” – Contemporary Christian / Rock Music
  • 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM – FREE – In Concert: “LUK NICHOLS” – WKDZ Country Showdown Winner
  • 12:30 PM –  Winner’s Announced – Alan Watts – Trigg County’s Best Country Ham – Trigg County’s Best Country Ham Biscuit
  • 12:45 – 1:30 PM –  “KEN KARTER & THE FUNNY DUMMY SHOW” Comedian / Ventriloquist – Sponsored by: AT&T
  • 2:00 – 2:30 PM – FREE – In Concert: “KAYLA ADAMS” – Country Music
  • 2:30 – 4:00 PM – FREE – In Concert: “BRANCH & DEAN BAND” – Country Music
  • 4:00 – 4:45 PM – Country Ham Auction – 4-H Youth
  • 4:45 – 5:15 PM – “HAMTASTIC” Drawing – MUST BE PRESENT TO WIN – 1 Ticket Entry per Day – Sponsored in Part by: Bank of Cadiz & Trust Co.
  • 5:15 – 6:30 PM – FREE – In Concert: “THE HENNINGSENS” – Country Music
  • 7:00 – 8:30 PM – FREE – In Concert: “COLLIN RAYE” – Country Music Star – Sponsored: Cadiz-Trigg County Tourism
  • 8:30 PM Over – West Cadiz Park / Hwy. 68 Garland’s Got It Dot Com – “FIREWORKS CELEBRATION” – Closes Festival

Organizer

Leida Underhill

(270) 522-8756