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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Pickin’ at the Possum

October 7, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Mark your calendar’s for Friday, October 7th, for some downtown Harlan fun with Pickin’ at the Possum! This event will be a closed off concert on Central St. in downtown Harlan from 1st St. to Main St. and will be a $10 entry on either side. Once you pay the $10 entry, you’ll get a bracelet and you can come and go as you please! The main stage will be in front of the Possum mural on Central Street. There will be vendors, food, and more!

The concerts will begin at 6PM with Luna and the Mountain Jets & Laid Back Country Picker headlining the night and taking the stage at around 8PM or so! If you are interested in being a vendor at this event please call 606-573-4495 or shoot us a message – we will have limited space so reach out soon!


October 7, 2022
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm


Harlan, KY
201 S Main St
Harlan, KY 40831 United States
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