Bardstown Mainstreet Program

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upcoming events

The Easter Bunny visits Downtown Bardstown
April 12th & 19th
Paint Easter Eggs at FABS "Fine Arts Bardstown Society"

Third on Third
Friday & Saturday
May 16th & 17th
Enjoy music on our downtown streets, delicious food and shopping. 

The Stephen Foster Festival
Downtown Bardstown presents- Doo Dah Days
June 14th, 2014
Welcome Ceremony, see the cast of The Stephen Foster Story perform at the Bardstown Visitor's center

Third on Third
Friday & Saturday 
June 20th & 21st 

The Bourbon City Street Concert
July 5, 2014
A free event that opens up the first block of North Third Street for everyone to bring their chairs and enjoy live music throughout the streets of downtown Bardstown.
Several talented bands join us to celebrate a fun summer concert. 7pm-12am, for more information 502-348-4877 or 800-638-4877.

Third on Third

July 18th-20th
We kick off this weekend with the Moonlight Madness Sale Friday, July 18, 2014,  7pm-11pm 
Moonlight Madness only happens two times a year, find tons of bargains. For many shoppers this event has become a tradition!
Enjoy sidewalk sales the rest of the weekend, music on our downtown streets, delicious food and shopping on this very special weekend.

Third on Third 
Friday & Saturday
August 15th & 16th
Enjoy music on our downtown streets, delicious food and shopping

The Kentucky Bourbon Festival
Tuesday September 16 - Sunday 21, 2014
Bourbon Clues Scavenger Hunt- Downtown Bardstown

Annual Bardstown Arts, Crafts & Antiques Fair
Saturday October 11 & Sunday October 12, 2014
Saturday 10am-6pm
Sunday 10am-5pm
Downtown Streets (4th-5th-Flaget Ave-Xavier Drive)

Bardstown Craft Beer Festival
Saturday October 11, 2014
The Farmers Market Pavilion

Trick or Treating Downtown
Friday October 31, 2014
Participating Downtown Stores

Holiday Preview

November, 2014
Participating Downtown Stores

Annual Light Up Bardstown
Friday November 28, 2014
Welcome Center Plaza on the Court Square

Moonlight Madness Sale
Downtown Bardstown




about our mainstreet program

Our Mainstreet Program was organized to help revitalize downtown Bardstown and is appropriately tailored to meet our community’s local resources, conditions and needs. Because it is a locally driven program, all initiative stems from the local community.more