Welcome to Harlan County, where there’s always something exciting going on! Whether you’re here for our biggest party of the year at the Poke Sallet Festival or looking to get a little dirty at thrilling off-road events like the Southern Shine Crawl or the Fall Crawl, we’ve got you covered. Harlan County is a place of celebration, adventure, and unforgettable memories.

We like to think we’re on top of all the fun stuff happening around here, but now and then, a cool event might sneak by us. Maybe we missed it in our social feeds, or it’s a new thing we haven’t heard about yet. Whatever the reason, we don’t want to miss out, and neither do you! Got an event you’re excited about? Shoot us an email at harlantourism@gmail.com or send us a message on our facebook page at Visit Harlan County. As long as it meets our parameters, we’ll happily add it to our calendar. We’re all about community and tourism events that bring people together.

So, let’s make every day a reason to celebrate in Harlan County. Share your event, and let’s fill our calendar with fun for everyone!

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Harlan Bikefest & Custom Bike Show

September 23, 2023 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

The WCMG and Backroads of Appalachia Presents HARLAN BIKEFEST and Custom Bike Show. Come and Join us for a day of Food, Live Music, Vendors and more as we host the 1st Annual HARLAN BIKEFEST with the city of Harlan, Kentucky in downtown Harlan! Bring out those custom bikes for your chance to win best in show and take home $200.00 and the trophy! Bike Show registration starts at 11:00am and is $25.00 per bike. All bikes are welcome! This is going to be an epic event with plenty to do and see and fun for the whole family! All are welcome, Cars, Slingshots, Bikes, Jeeps, bring what ya got!  All proceeds go to a local charity to be announced! We will see you there!
Let’s Ride to the Harlan Bikefest Appalachia!


Downtown Harlan
201 S. Main St
Harlan, KY 40831 United States
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(606) 573-4156
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