Valentine’s Day Chocolate Walk 

Feb. 13-15, 2018

Various Hours • Downtown Henderson
Locals and visitors alike enjoy shopping with downtown Henderson merchants while sampling a unique chocolate creation at each store.

Lucky In Kentucky St. Patrick’s Day Bash

March 16, 2018

8pm • Rookies • 117 Second Street
Grab your dancing shoes and put on yoru most creative green attire and come celebrate luck, life and laughter!


24th Annual Awards Breakfast

March 22, 2018

7:30-9:30am • Rookies Banquet Center • 117 Second Street
An opportunity to celebrate the success of downtown merchants and honor those who support the mission of the Downtown Henderson Partnership.

Mother’s Day Brunch at the Vineyard

May 13, 2018

Time 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. • Farmer & Frenchman
Treat Mom to a special day with a brunch at the vineyard.


First Fridays


11:30am-1pm • Audubon Mill Park
Enjoy an outdoor lunch downtown with live music. Attendees can bring their own lunch, grab a to-go lunch from a local restaurant, or support local food vendors at the park.


Downtown Wind Down

Thursdays in June and July

(Except June 14 & July 5)

4-8 pm • Audubon Mill Park
Live music, goods from local artisans, produce from local farmers, family-friendly activities, and food vendors all combine to make this the highlight of each week of the summer.


W.C. Handy Blues & Barbecue Festival
DHP Events

Handy Lunch Breaks & Happy Hours
June 11-14, 2018

Live music at various downtown locations

Children’s Art Camp & Umbrella Workshop
June 14, 2018

1-3 pm • JFK Center • 515 S. Alvasia Street

William Branaman Street Strut Parade
June 16, 2018

10am • Central Park
Dress in your best New Orleans Dixieland Jazz attire and strut your stuff at the annual Street Strut Parade beginning in Central Park (10 S. Main Street)


Independence Bank 4th of July Celebration

July 4, 2018

5:30-9:30pm • Henderson Riverfront
More than 5,000 attendees gather for live music, food, family-friendly activities, and fireworks over the river.


Downtown Summer Sales

July 26-27, 2018

Various Businesses • Downtown Henderson
Come check out our downtown merchants’ hot summer sales!


Breakfast in the Park

August 11, 2018

7-10am • Audubon Mill Park
Kick off a day of listening to fantastic live bluegrass music in Audubon Mill Park with a hearty breakfast of pancakes, sausage, eggs, and more.


Dinner on the River

September 22, 2018

6-10pm • Audubon Mill Park
Our signature fundraiser, Dinner on the River features live music, a cash bar, and a customized dinner menu of choice provided by local restaurants.


Fall Harvest Market

October 20, 2018

10am – 3pm • Central Park
Stay tuned for details about this family-friendly fall event.


10th Annual Art Hop

November 2, 2018

Friday 5-9pm  • Downtown Henderson
Downtown locations turn into pop-up galleries for this annual event celebrating artists from the Tri-State area and beyond.


Christmas Open Houses

November 9-10, 2018

Downtown Henderson
Get in the holiday spirit by visiting downtown merchants. Special sales and offers are sure to check more than a few items off your Christmas list.

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