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Fall Fun in the Hardin County Community


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We’re glad to bring you the following events, activities and much more. You’ll find free events in Hardin County, as well as some that may have various costs associated with them.  For any additional information on the following events, each event has a phone or email for you.

Here’s what you can expect to see:

Fall Fun in Hardin County

Fall Festivals

Family Fun in Hardin County

Fall Events in Elizabethtown and the surrounding cities.


Trunk-Or-Treat at Hardin County EMS

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Saturday, October 31, 2015
3:00pm – 6:00pm
Bring the kids out all dressed up for this FREE & SAFE event! There will be lots of candy!
Location: Hardin County Emergency Medical Services, 170 Provident Way, Elizabethtown, Kentucky 42701
Info: For more info, visit their Facebook Event Page

Pumpkin Painting and Bonfire – Radcliff United Methodist


The entire community is invited to join us for a great night of fun! We will decorate Pumpkins, have a bon-fire, eat hot-dogs, have some cider, and enjoy hay-rides for the kids!

Bring a pumpkin or two and a friend or two and come on out!

Location: Radcliff United Methodist Church, 275 S Woodland Dr, Radcliff, Kentucky 40160

Info: For more info, call (270) 351-3290

The Color Run

The Color Run Comes to Hardin County!

Saturday, October 24, 2015 in Elizabethtown, Kentucky

The Color Run comes to Hardin County, Kentucky (again)

The Color Run is more than just another run. It’s a chance to bond with friends, family,neighbors and co-workers while enjoying a SUPER FUN WAY to advocate a healthier lifestyle and it is a great way to give back to the community. Say what? Give back? Yes!color-run-website2014-1 copy


That when The Color Run recruits volunteers that they make a $40 donation to a local charity PER volunteer? And to make the color run happen with FLYING COLORS (like the pun?) around 200-300 volunteers are needed! So, as you can tell, that is a great chance for our community to see great benefits to The Color Run coming to town.

The charity that is going to benefit from this October 24, 2015 run is Elizabethtown Police Foundation

Location: Elizabethtown, Kentucky


Location: Freeman Lake Park, Elizabethtown, KY

Info: For more information, please visit The Color Run Website.

Movie in the Park (FREE): “HOME”



What a great way to have a Free Fun Night In Hardin County Kentucky!

Great Fun for the Whole Family

Movie in the Park


Glendale Park

Sponsored by Gilead Baptist Church





Saturday, October 10, 2015

Movie time begins around 7:00pm

It is in Glendale Park
Please bring a chair or blanket to sit on.

Location: Glendale Community Park, Glendale, KY – You can’t miss downtown Glendale, but here’s an address you can use to get there with your GPS -216 East Main Street, Glendale KY.

Info: Please contact Brent Wilson at or 270-362-8756 with any questions.

Colorfest at Bernheim

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Saturday, October 17, 2015, 10:00am – 5:00pm
Sunday, October 18, 2015 10:00pm – 5:00pm

Bernheim’s annual ColorFest has affordable family fun surrounded by fall’s spectacular beauty with great food, Kentucky crafts and more. Enjoy the crisp fall beauty and great nature-related activities for kids, refreshments, music and fun for all. You will find enlightening and entertaining hands-on nature activities, distinctive crafts by Kentucky artists, pumpkin painting, a hay maze and much more. Learn about bees, purple martins and other wildlife; relax and enjoy the striking colors of fall on a hayride – bring family and friends and create your own perfect day at ColorFest.

Event is FREE for members, and non-members will be charged only $5 for a weekend environmental impact fee.

Location: Bernheim Forest, 2499 Clermont Rd, Clermont, KY 40110

Info: For more information, please call (502) 955-8512 Monday-Friday 9am-5pm.

Discover WKU

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DiscoverWKU is an event where prospective students and their families can meet WKU current students, faculty, and staff.  Tables of information are set up around the perimeter of a large room, and you and your family or friends can walk around together (or separate!) to meet people and gather information.  There is no formal program or sessions to attend, so plan to join us, and DiscoverWKU at your own pace.

During DiscoverWKU Elizabethtown, we will be doing on-site admissions! You can apply to WKU and know if you’re officially a Hilltopper before you leave. Please bring your official high school transcript, your ACT or SAT scores, and the application fee to receive a decision that night. If you qualify for the application fee to be waived, please bring the necessary documentation with you. If you have any questions, please call the Office of Admissions at 270-745-2551.

DiscoverWKU for yourself in Elizabethtown.

When: Monday, October 12, 2015
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Where: Hardin County Schools Early College and Career Center (EC3)
Address: 200 University Drive, Elizabethtown, KY

Let us know you plan to DiscoverWKU by filling out the quick form at this website, In return, we’ll prepare a gift (or two) for you that you can pick up when you check-in!

Walk-ins are also welcome! If you miss online registration, you can register at the event.

Location: Hardin County Schools Early College and Career Center (EC3), 200 University Drive, Elizabethtown, KY

Info: For more info, contact WKU Elizabethtown Campus at 270.706.8870 or

Kids Fall Fun Night: Chick-fil-A

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Monday, October 5th, 2015

Kids in Hardin County Kentucky can have FREE FUN!

Location: Chick-fil-A of Elizabethtown, 1840 N. Dixie Hwy, Elizabethtown, KY

Info: For more information and to make your reservation please call Breya at 270-307-7785.

Pool Pumpkin Patch – Fort Knox

Pool Pumpkin Patch

5pm – 8pm

Join us for our 1st ever Pool Pumpkin Patch at Anderson Aquatics Center! Bring the family out for a twist on the traditional pumpkin patch outing. The pool will be filled with pumpkins where children of all ages can pick one out. There will also be activities such as Face Painting, Pumpkin Decorating, Candy Guessing Contest, a hay bale maze and don’t forget to take a picture with a scarecrow!

The first 200 participants will be allowed to take a pumpkin.

Cost is $6 for military affiliated children and $7 for non-military
affiliated children (Parents are free with any paid child entry)

Location: Anderson Aquatics Center, 7962 Wilson Rd, Fort Knox KY 40121

Info: (502) 624-6217

Mall-O-Ween 2015


Saturday, October 31, 2015

Trick-or-Treating* – 6pm-8pm

Double, double, toll and trouble…

Fires burn and cauldrons bubble…

Calling all witches, goblins and ghosts

the Towne Mall will be your host…

Why worry about going through the neighborhoods in the dark when you can come to the mall and have a great spooktacular time trick-or-treating at the mall?

Please join us for all the fun!

More than 98,300 pieces of candy!

For those teens and adults 13+ yrs. old, please refrain from wearing face masks.
*While Supplies last.

Location: Towne Mall, 1704 N. Dixie Hwy, Elizabethtown

Info: (270) 737-1616

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