Welcome to Barbourville

A small town full of history and adventure

Check out our September 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

Market on the Square

Market on the Square is a community yard sale that is held the first Saturday of each month May – October  from 7:00am to 2:00pm on the Court Square in Downtown Barbourville. Bring your tents, tables, or you can even sell out of your trunk or tailgate.   Set-up space is FREE!

For the Seller:  Set up on the square begins at 7:00am.  You may use all of the space you need.  If you have a car parked on the square, you must  sell out of it.  Please enter on Knox Street.

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

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