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Sep
30
Sat
“Touched by the Fire” – Blacksmith’s Weekend @ Fort Boonesborough State Park
Sep 30 all-day
“Touched by the Fire” – Blacksmith’s Weekend @ Fort Boonesborough State Park  | Richmond | Kentucky | United States

“Touched by the Fire” – Blacksmith’s Weekend –

Charcoal burn begins 9/28 

See and learn about an ancient craft kept alive even to this day! During the preceding week, Randy Wolfe, another highly skilled Blacksmith will be here once again doing another Charcoal Burn: a week-long 24/7 project. If you have any interest in Blacksmithing, particularly as it was in the 18th century, we invite you to come to the Fort during this event. If you would like to volunteer to assist in the Charcoal Burn, please let me know at [email protected]  Merchants and Traders welcome. This event is free with regular paid admission to the fort.

Chili Cook Off @ Winchester-Clark Co. Farmers Market
Sep 30 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Chili Cook Off @ Winchester-Clark Co. Farmers Market  | Winchester | Kentucky | United States

Join the Winchester/Clark County Farmers Market for their annual vendor chili cook off! Vendors create their own take on a warm and savory dish of chili. Come on down to Depot Street and vote for your favorite!

Daniel Boone Pioneer Festival 5K and Walk With Friends @ First United Methodist Church
Sep 30 @ 8:30 am
Daniel Boone Pioneer Festival 5K and Walk With Friends @ First United Methodist Church | Winchester | Kentucky | United States

Proceeds from 5K to benefit the Winchester Homeless Coalition & Walk benefits GRC Cheerleaders.
A portion of the proceeds will go to a charity that the cheerleaders choose.
Course Map—Posted on www.danielboonepioneerfestival.com
Register: Online at www.danielboonepioneerfestival.com or by mailing payment and
registration form to Anytime Fitness, 1934 Bypass Road, Winchester, KY 40391

For more information, contact: Cindy at Anytime Fitness at 859-385-4321 / 859-509-5135 or [email protected]

WALK
Walk has been expanded to 1.5 miles. Walkers are welcome to walk the entire 5K run course (3.1 miles), but will not be timed.
$15 Registration Fee (received by 9/24/17)

RUN
Awards to the top 3 overall male and female winners and the top 3 in each age group. Age groups are: 9 and under,
10-12, 13-15, 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+.
$25 Registration Fee (received by 9/24/17)
Race results and awards will be presented at 204 S Main St at conclusion of race
Finish Ribbon for all runners 10 years old and under

Serendipity! Brunch and Auction @ First Fire
Sep 30 @ 11:00 am
Serendipity! Brunch and Auction @ First Fire | Winchester | Kentucky | United States

Brunch & live auction. All proceeds benefit The Clark County Homeless Coalition. The services provided would not be possible without your support. $30.00 per person or table of 8 people, $200.00. Tickets sales begin August 15, call 859-744-8733.

Oct
1
Sun
“Touched by the Fire” – Blacksmith’s Weekend @ Fort Boonesborough State Park
Oct 1 all-day
“Touched by the Fire” – Blacksmith’s Weekend @ Fort Boonesborough State Park  | Richmond | Kentucky | United States

“Touched by the Fire” – Blacksmith’s Weekend –

Charcoal burn begins 9/28 

See and learn about an ancient craft kept alive even to this day! During the preceding week, Randy Wolfe, another highly skilled Blacksmith will be here once again doing another Charcoal Burn: a week-long 24/7 project. If you have any interest in Blacksmithing, particularly as it was in the 18th century, we invite you to come to the Fort during this event. If you would like to volunteer to assist in the Charcoal Burn, please let me know at [email protected]  Merchants and Traders welcome. This event is free with regular paid admission to the fort.

Oct
7
Sat
WinSprint Triathlon @ Winchester-Clark County Parks and Recreation
Oct 7 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
WinSprint Triathlon @ Winchester-Clark County Parks and Recreation | Winchester | Kentucky | United States

Registration: https://runsignup.com/Race/KY/Winchester/WinSprint2017

Join us for our Second Annual WinSprint Triathlon!
Participants will complete a 400m Swim, 10K Bike, and 5K Run.

Participants can compete in either a stationary bike or road race. division. *No headphones, or drafting allowed on road race. Participants in this even must bring their own bike AND wear a helmet.

Registration: https://runsignup.com/Race/KY/Winchester/WinSprint2017

Pre-registration (before October 2nd): $35/participant, $75/relay team.

October 4th – October 7th: $45/participant, $75/relay team.

All pre-registered participants receive a Race T-Shirt!
Prizes awarded!

For more information contact Deborah Jackson @ 859-744-9554.

Scarecrow Festival & Auction @ Beech Springs Farm Market
Oct 7 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Scarecrow Festival & Auction @ Beech Springs Farm Market  | Winchester | Kentucky | United States

Scarecrow Festival & Auction

Gates open 11am until 2pm

Lunch 11:00am until 1:00pm (hot dogs)

ONLY $5.00 PER FAMILY!

 

Oct
12
Thu
2nd Thursday Program @ Bluegrass Heritage Museum
Oct 12 @ 6:30 pm
Oct
20
Fri
Rifle Frolic and Frontier Skills @ Fort Boonesborough State Park
Oct 20 all-day
Rifle Frolic and Frontier Skills @ Fort Boonesborough State Park  | Richmond | Kentucky | United States

Rifle Frolic and Frontier Skills 

Open to all Ladies And Gentlemen – Compete for Prizes and Honor, or just enjoy an 18th century weekend. Plans currently include rifle shoot, woods walk, smoothbore match, Seneca run, hawk and knife, archery, flint and steel and tavern games. Prizes and blanket shoots. Events will be ongoing throughout the weekend. Merchants and Traders welcome. For additional information, contact

[email protected] or [email protected]

Halloween Festival @ Winchester Clark County Parks and Recreation
Oct 20 @ 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Halloween Festival @ Winchester Clark County Parks and Recreation  | Winchester | Kentucky | United States

Come spend Halloween at the spooky College Park Gym. The facility is completely transformed into a haunted house and haunted swamp. All those who dare, better beware!  We will have a haunted house, swamp rides with live swamp monsters, and a full festival for all ages including pumpkin painting, inflatables, face-painting, cider, popcorn, games, and much more!  Halloween Festival tickets are now on sale!

 

October 20th and 21st
6:30 – 7:30 p.m. Tiny Terror Hour, a toned down version of our haunted house and swamp.
7:30 – 9:30 p.m. Festival and Tours

TICKETS AVAILABLE SOON!
Tickets $5 until October 19th
Tickets $8 on October 20th & 21st
Buy tickets in groups of 10 for just $4 each before October 19th
Tickets available at Winchester-Clark County Parks and Recreation