Welcome to Barbourville

A small town full of history and adventure

Check out our January Community Calendar:

Attend a festival or event, visit the Civil War Interpretative Park, Knox Historical Museum, Thompson RV Park, fish along the Cumberland River or canoe, Hike ‘n Bike at Sandy Bottoms or at Union College’s Outdoor Center, and cruise the night away with our newest events Knox Street Thunder Cruise-In and the Dirty South Truck Show.







What's Happening

First Friday Movie Nights will return in Spring 2021.

Team Kentucky.
We are in this together.


The Square Art District

Barbourville Candy Land

at Town Square

Small Business Saturday

Shop Local this Christmas

Sleigh bells ring and santa workshop presented by Sally Gap Farms.

Deck The Halls, Y'all

Wreath Making Workshop

Attend “Deck the Halls, Y’all” to create your very own beautiful, natural wreath in this hands on workshop.

Instructional assistance, holiday refreshments, fresh greenery, embellishments and supplies are included. Bring a friend and create holiday memories together or purchase multiple tickets for a group outing.

Knox Street Thunder
November 6
Court Square Barbourville
9:00am to 2:00pm
Knox Street Thunder
September 4
Court Square Barbourville
4:00pm to 8:30pm
Market on the Square
September 4
Court Square Barbourville
7:00am to 2:00pm
Movie on the Square
Toy Story
August 21
Court Square Barbourville
Pre-movie Activities 7:30pm | Movie 8:45pm
Cumberland River Run Canoe and Kayak Race
August 21
Thompson Park - 8:00am

Contact Us

Call Us, Write Us, or Knock on Our Door

We would be happy to help you have the best stay possible!