54th Annual Dogwood Trail to Begin April 1
By WestKyStar & Civic Beautification Board
PADUCAH, KY - Signs marking the 54th Annual Dogwood Trail in Paducah are in place and the Civic Beautification Board has announced dates for this year's events. 

March 18 - CBB members will be walking door to door to encourage homeowners on this year's trail to light their trees and blooming plants.

March 26, 27 & 28 - Entries for the Dogwood Art & Photography Contest will be accepted at the Paducah School of Art & Design, 905 Harrison St. between 10 am and 4 pm.  

April 1 - The Dogwood Trail begins.

April 2 - This week the Dogwood Art & Photography Contest entries will be judged. 

April 10 - CBB members will be judging the best lighted trees on and off the trail. There will be ten winners chosen on and two off the trail. 

April 11 - Dogwood Trail winners will be announced and signs will be placed in their yards. 

April 12 - Trolley rides will take guests along the lighted trail at dusk. The trolley will depart from the PATS building at 850 Harrison St. 

April 13-19  Dogwood Art & Photography Contest entries will display in City Hall. 

April 14 - The annual Dogwood Tree Sale will take place at local nurseries.

May 8 - A Dogwood reception and presentation of awards to the winners on the lighted Dogwood Trail and Dogwood Art & Photography Contest will take place during the City Commission meeting starting at 5:30 pm at City Hall.

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Published 10:45 PM, Monday Mar. 12, 2018
Updated 07:03 PM, Tuesday Mar. 13, 2018

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