Events

July 20, 2024

Cars & Cigars 2024

Enjoy a multi-block party called Cars & Cigars in downtown Paducah organized by Stella's. There will be live music and a car and motorcycle show along Broadway.

The event will be from 5 until 9 p.m. on Broadway from South 5th Street to (but not including) Water Street. South 3rd and South 4th will remain open to through traffic. Broadway will be closed between South 5th and Water Street. Market House Square between Kentucky and Broadway will be closed to traffic.

2024 Event Dates:

  • May 18 
  • June 15
  • July 20
05/18/2024 - 5:00pm to 9:00pm
06/15/2024 - 5:00pm to 9:00pm
07/20/2024 - 5:00pm to 9:00pm

Tennessee RiverLine 2024 Paddling Events

Tennessee RiverLine: Paducah-McCracken County is hosting FREE paddling events in 2024.

Participants can register for a tandem or single kayak by calling the Paducah Parks & Recreation Department at 270-444-8508 or visiting Registration. There is a limited supply of kayaks. Also, those with their own kayaks are invited to participate, but registration is required so that adequate transportation can be provided.

06/15/2024 - 9:00am
07/20/2024 - 9:00am
08/17/2024 - 9:00am
09/21/2024 - 9:00am
10/19/2024 - 9:00am

2024 Adult One-Day Swimming Lessons

Paducah Parks & Recreation will be offering a one day Adult Swimming Lesson on Saturday, July 20, 8:30 - 11:30 am. The cost is $20 (tax included). This lesson is for participants ages 15 and older.

Instructors will help participants gain confidence in the water, learn basic swimming techniques, and educate on water 
safety.

Spots are limited so we encourage you to register early. Registration begins Wednesday, June 5 at 8 am.

07/20/2024 - 8:30am to 11:30am

American Solar Challenge - July 20, 2024

The American Solar Challenge is a multi-day, 1,500-2,000 mile cross-country endurance rally across North America. It includes a group of solar cars which cross several states stopping at various landmarks and historic sites along the way.

The group will be at the Farmers' Market parking lot located at 306 North 2nd Street on Saturday, July 20, 2024, from approximately 1 until 5 p.m.

07/20/2024 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm