Hatfield McCoy Heritage Days

Heritage Days features a carnival, car show, live music and more.

The feud is over, let the fun begin! Hatfield and McCoy Heritage Days is coming to Pikeville and Pike County, Kentucky, Labor Day weekend. Expect plenty of friends, food, and fun during this highly anticipated event. You don’t have to be a Hatfield or a McCoy to attend, everyone is welcome! Craftsmen from feud country will be displaying their skill during the event, with basket weaving demonstrations, a quilt showcase and more. Music lovers will enjoy a special concert at the Eastern Kentucky Expo Center, a gospel sing and three stages of music featuring local artists. Two separate theatre productions will also be available, with “Blood Song: The Story of the Hatfields and the McCoys” performances being held at the Hatfield McCoy Park Outdoor Theatre in McCarr, Kentucky., and “FEUD” at the Jenny Wiley Theatre in Pikeville City. The award-winning Muscle on Main car show is also planned for this event, featuring classics, hotrods, a burnout and more. Continue reading “Hatfield McCoy Heritage Days”

Randy Jones Memorial Ride for the Kids

If there is one thing the hillbillies of Eastern Kentucky is known for, it is having a good time. That, and taking care of children in need. Ok, that is two things. Hillbilly Christmas in July, a local non-profit organization that is devoted to benefitting the Shriner’s Hospital for Children of Lexington Kentucky, is hosting the wildly popular Randy Jones Memorial Ride for the Kids. Continue reading “Randy Jones Memorial Ride for the Kids”