11th Annual Pioneer Days Festival – Saturday 2023
• 11th Annual Pioneer Days Festival at Old Fort Harrod State Park (100 South College Street). Colonial Breakfast and Lions Club Run for Sight 5K starts at 8 a.m. Blacksmith demonstration at 9:30 a.m. 3 p.m. Big Jack Pearson Memorial Car Show and Critters for Litters pet contest starts at 10 a.m. Shinji Karate demonstration at 11 a.m. Campbellsville University sports teams at 11:45 a.m. The 4Kids Christian Sings Songs of Summer at noon. Games for adults with the Mercer County Public Library runs 1–5 p.m. Pie-eating contest at 1 p.m. Watermelon eating contest at 2 p.m. Stilt walker 2 to 7 p.m. The OVW meet and greet at 6 p.m. Wrasslin’ at 7:30 p.m. Music: Dave Stahl, “the Piano Doctor” at 1 p.m., the Mountain Laurels at 3 p.m., John Thomas Moore at 5:30 p.m. and headliner Alice Blue Gown at 9:30 p.m. 859-734-2365 or pioneerdaysky.com.