Mayfield Announces Glory Days Events Schedule
By WestKyStar Staff
MAYFIELD, KY - The 4th of July falls in the middle of the week again this year and that’s when Mayfield will celebrate Glory Days.
Events will kickoff downtown Thursday with the kiddie parade at 9 am. The car show, vendors’ area and the kids’ area all open to the public at 9 am as well.
A new and very special feature this year will be magician Daniel Lusk, who will have a show on the courthouse steps at 10 am and 1 pm. He will also be the opening show for the concert at the Mayfield High School track area, beginning at 6 pm.
Special music from the courthouse steps this year begins at 11 am with Soul Dog, and continues until 1 pm. There will be lots of food and fun with a kids’ area, featuring inflatables and water slide, open throughout the day.
The schedule for the evening at the MHS track includes:
5:30 pm - Pet Parade and Show with prizes for the Biggest Pet, the Smallest Pet, the Best Trick, and Most Patriotic Costume. Event sponsored by the Mayfield-Graves County Animal Shelter – no pre-registration required.
6:00 pm – Magic show onstage at the Track Area featuring Magician Daniel Lusk.
7:00 pm – Pre-fireworks concert featuring Lindsey Lane & Axis. Their repertoire includes songs from the 1950’s through current pop, rock and country songs.
8:45 pm – Veterans luminaries lit around the track and special light show by the Gold Wings Road Riders Chapter Y. Luminary forms available now at City Hall’s Information Center – In Memory or In Honor of Your Favorite Veteran. The Goldwings will also have a booth on the courthouse lawn during the day selling the luminaries.
9:00 pm - THE AREA’S BEST FIREWORKS – Fireworks are sponsored once again by West Kentucky Rural Electric Cooperative, WK&T, FNB Bank, Mayfield Electric & Water, TVA, and the Mayfield Cable Authority.
Vendor forms are available at City Hall’s Information Center, as well as on the website. It’s not too late to have a vendor booth. Check out the downloads on the city's website at www.cityofmayfield.org for entry forms.