Attractions

Dawson Springs Museum  <facebook>

Dawson Springs Library Story Hour &  Historic Murals

18 hole golf course – Pennyrile State Park

Scenic Mill Dam , Trade Water River, & Riverside Park, all wood stadium

Lake Beshear Skiing, Boating, Fishing

Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park  <facebook >

Jones-Keeney Public Rifle Range

Dawson Springs Flea Market

Cotton’s Auction House

Dawson Springs Public Swimming Pool

Farmer’s Market Friday

Dawson Springs Raceway R/C cars

Circle T Ranch Horseback Rides

Antique Coca-Cola Window Display

McGregor’s Orchard

Rita’s Front Porch Singing


Dining

Smoke Free Restaurants

Alcohol served by drink, some locations

Trail town Spirits

Casey’s

Los Cuatro Amigo

Becky’s Home Cooking / Plate Lunches

Food Giant Deli w/Fried Chicken

Subway, Ideal Market

Dairy Queen

J’s Pizza & Wings

Godfathers Pizza

Odeli’s,  hot and cold sandwiches

Pennyrile Forest State Resort Par,  menu / buffet  <facebook >


Arts & Culture

Glema Mahr Fine Arts Center, Madisonville, KY.

Dawson Springs Area Museum

Historic Darby House

Adsmore House, Princeton, KY.

Amish Community, Crofton, KY.


Weddings

Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park indoor or outdoor wedding

Darby House small intimate weddings

Justice of the Peace / Magistrate

DJ—Kjs Sound & Light Show

Peach Tree Florist

White Dove Releases

Charlie Beshears Photography

Wayne Hall Photography

Mike Howton Photography


Health & Fitness

City Park Fitness Walking Trail

City Park Public Swimming Pool

Baptist Health Fitness Center

Brushy Fork Health Spa & Gifts

Britt’s Chiropractic

2 Tennis Courts

Outside Basketball Court

4 Baseball and Softball Fields

River & Lake Canoe & Kayaking

City Park Playground swings and slide


Hotels / Lodging

Pennyrile State Resort Park, 24 lodge rooms,13 cabins, 68 campsites, RV parking

Pennyrile State Resort Park,  Equestrian Campsites, Primitive Camping allowed in the forest

Springs Inn

Six RV  Parking Sites, Primitive camping sites allowed at Riverside Park

Hopkins County area Hotels & Lodging

Hopkins County area Bed & Breakfast


Shopping

Laura’s Country Antiques

Darby House Gift Shop (Wi-Fi)

Tobacco Shack

Arcadia Liquors

Hayes Hardware

Brasher’s Hardware

Dollar Store


Meeting Rooms & Reception

Dawson Spring Library 100 Seats With Kitchen

Dawson Springs Community Center 2 rooms, 150 + 50 with Kitchen

Pennyrile State Resort Park – 2 meeting  rooms, dining room seating 200 +

West Kentucky 4-H Camp


Recreation, Hunting & Fishing

Jones-Keeney Public Rifle Range

Map  Jones-Keeney Wildlife Management Area hunting and hiking

Tradewater Wildlife  Management Area

Pennyrile State Forest

Lake Beshear Boating, Fishing, Skiing

Map  Tradewater River,  Boat Ramps, Hwy 109 and Riverside Park

18 hole golf course Pennyrile State Park

Map  Rock Climbing & Rappelling at Jones-Keeney Wildlife Management

Boat Rental, fishing boats and canoes at Pennyrile State Resort Park

Redden’s Boat Ramp on Lake Beshear

Plan your fishing trip and improve your success with the KY Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources fishing forecast. Click here to view.