The Parks Services Department offers several annual special events in addition to the numerous classes, camps, and sports leagues. Events are listed below and grouped by Spring/Summer or Fall/Winter. The Department of Main Street (Paducah Renaissance Alliance) also offers many activities during the year including the Farmer’s Market, Second Saturday Gallery Walks, Live on Broadway, and the Affordable Art Show. Visit Paducah Renaissance Alliance for more information.
Some of the special events organized by the Parks Services Department are competitions, visit Event Winners to view the contest winners.
Dogs at Special Events
As a reminder, pets are allowed at city-sponsored community events; however, for the public’s safety, the City’s dog ordinance, Chapter 14 lists three requirements. The dog must be
- licensed by McCracken County Animal Control or by any other state or county;
- restrained by a leash or other lead that is no longer than three feet; and
- restrained by a muzzle.
The events listed below are divided by season: Spring-Summer and Fall-Winter. Click an event to learn more about how to get involved. The events are listed in the order they usually occur during the calendar year.