The first Saturday in October, Leslie County celebrates The Mary Breckinridge Festival! With a parade, food booths and so much more, it's a fun weekend the whole family will enjoy!
MARY BRECKINRIDGE FESTIVAL
DATE: Sept. 28 - Oct. 5, 2019
THEME: Our Heritage: Music, Miners, Midwives
The MB Festival Committee would like to invite EVERYONE to attend the great events & activities. The festival will kick off with a 5K walk/5K run on Sept. 28th. Here are other highlights of the week:
Mary Breckinridge Queen Pageant & Tiny Tot - Teens Pageant, managed by “Beautiful Me Productions”
Craft, food, commercial & informational booths beginning Thur. evening and going thru Sat night.
Events & activities include, but are not limited to, pet show, car show, Battle of Leatherwood performers, Amazing Race, Fox Entertainment Carnival, arts display, street fair games, kayak run, digital scavenger hunt, local bands Thur. evening, Gospel Music Night on Fri., bands all day on Sat., Appalachian Author’s Literary Reading, Ky Federation childrens turkey shoot, petting zoo, street fair games, Build-A-Bear and lots more.
Bands to be announced!
The Committee invites your school, church, business, and club organizations, past & present queens, pageant contestants & winners to enter a float or ride in the parade. It’s a great opportunity to showcase our children, church or club groups, businesses & causes.
If you have questions please contact Mayor Carol Joseph at Hyden City Hall. 606-672-2300 or email firstname.lastname@example.org