Leaf Collection is Underway Holiday Decorations Contest Winners HPD Job Openings Holiday Open House Set for December 20th
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Beautification Commission Announces Holiday Decorations Contest Winners
Job Openings (Police Officer Trainee, Lateral Police Officer & Public Safety Officer)
Holiday Open House & City Council Appreciation Reception Set for December 20th
Hopkinsville Christmas Parade & Christmas Tree Lighting Set for December 8th
Hopkinsville Transit Recognizes Its Driver of the Month
Register by September 1st for the 100 Mile Challenge
Community Cleanup Day Set for August 6th
Teen Nights at Tie Breaker Family Aquatic Center Set for July 26th & 27th
Downtown Farmers Market "Small Business Saturday" Set for November 24th
Beautification Commission Photo Contest
United Way Campaign Kick-Off Breakfast Set for September 13th
Show Your Support for Hoptown WINS
HFD will be Ringing in the New Year with Doorbells in 2017
Submit Your Spectrum Cable Comments
Youth Art Month Exhibit on Display March 4th–28th
Dog Park Ribbon Cutting Set for June 2nd
Race to Educate 5K Fun Run Set for April 12th
Salute Week: Event Celebrates Military with Chili, Barbecue, Family Fun
Order the H is for Hopkinsville Alphabet Book
Hoptown Hoppers 1st Home Game Set for June 2nd
City of Hopkinsville Current Auctions
Hopkinsville Soapbox Derby Set for June 16th
Hopkinsville Skatepark Grand Opening Set for June 23rd
Greenway System (Rail Trail) Ribbon Cutting & Mayor's Walk Set for September 27th
Steep Canyon Rangers at the Alhambra on June 13th
Fridays at 5: Sounds on the Square Set for September 21st
Children's Storytime: Tuesday at the Town Clock Set for December 4th
Supper in the Cemetery Set for October 30th
Boys & Girls Club Great Futures Luncheon Set for July 25th
Water Festival at Jeffers' Bend Set for May 12th
Downtown Trick-or-Treat Moved to October 30th
African American Heritage Breakfast Set for February 22nd
26th Annual Quilt Show Set for April 7th-25th at the Pennyroyal Area Museum
Identify Theft Prevention Shred Day & Community Appreciation Day Set for May 20th
Next Hopkinsville Drum Circle Set for October 29th
New Municipal Building Dedication, Ribbon Cutting & Tours on September 16th
Western KY State Fair Set for June 22nd-30th
Kelly Little Green Men Days Festival Set for August 17th-18th
Veterans Day Honor Parade Set for November 10th
Semi-Toned: Game of Thrones at the Alhambra on April 22nd
68th Annual Rotary Auction Set for April 16th-21st
The Big Read Set for October 5th-November 4th
Light Your Night Fun Run Set for July 8th
Hopkinsville Sportsplex Sneak Peek Set for November 1st
Skating On The Square Set for December 7th-9th
Hopkinsville Police Chief Sumner Named Kentucky City Employee of the Year
Hoptown Harvest Festival Set for September 27th-29th
A Day with Trains at the Pennyroyal Museum Set for December 17th
Edgar Cayce Hometown Seminar Set for March 16th-18th
Holiday Schedule for New Year's
Black History Trivia Bowl Set for February 17th at Hopkinsville Middle School
Regional Entrepreneur Conference Set for March 7th
Next Movie in the Park Set for September 14th
Go Vote on Tuesday, November 8th
Pennyrile Polar Express & Polar Express Movie Set For December 9th
NAACP Program for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Summer Salute Set for August 24th-25th
Touch A Truck Set for May 12th
Take the Hopkinsville Website Feedback Survey
Visit the Mayor's Facebook for Winter Weather Updates
Red, White & Oooh! Fireworks Show Set for July 4th
Hopkinsville Hurricane Relief Efforts
30th Annual Trail of Tears Pow Wow Set for September 8th-9th
1st Annual Officer Phillip Meacham Memorial Run/Walk Set for October 6th
Tobacco War Pilgrimage Set for September 24th
Arbor Day Festival Set for September 8th
Lone Star Championship Rodeo Set for August 19th-20th
Jeffers' Bend Take Kids Fishing Day Set for May 26th
International Festival Set for March 23rd & 24th
Alhambra Birthday Party Set for May 28th
NatureFest at Jeffers’ Bend Set for September 15th
Mayor's Unity Breakfast Set for October 25th
Women's History Month Schedule of Events
WHOP'er Egg Hunt Set for March 31st
Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day Set for September 23rd at the Recycling Center
Turkey Trot Set for Thanksgiving Day
Dickens Alley on 6th Street Set for December 10th
Hopkinsville Winter Weather Resources
Register your Support for the Protection of Fort Campbell
Enter the 2015 Business Plan Competition
September Yard of the Month Winners
Rail Trail Ceremonial Groundbreaking Set for June 27th
5th Annual KiteFest Set for March 8th
Healthy Kids & Earth Day Celebration Has Been Cancelled
Mayor Carter Hendricks with City Council
Cinderella at the Alhambra on March 6th-9th
Stars & Promises "Evergreen" Concert Set for December 16th at the Alhambra
African American History Cell Phone Tour
Little River Days Festival Set for May 14th-16th
Regional Career Expo Set for March 26th

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VIDEO: 2018 Hopkinsville Christmas Parade

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City to Host Holiday Open House & City Council Appreciation Reception on December 20th

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The City of Hopkinsville was settled in 1796 by a North Carolina couple, Bartholomew and Martha Ann Wood. Hopkinsville, the seat of Christian County, has since grown to a population of 32,483 making it the 9th largest city in Kentucky.

Located a short drive from Land Between the Lakes; Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park; Nashville, TN; Fort Campbell, KY; Paducah, KY; and Evansville, IN, Hopkinsville has tremendous access to the arts, cultural and sporting events, shopping, and recreational opportunities while maintaining a strong sense of local community.