The heart of Lake Cumberland

Memorial Day Weekend

Memorial Day weekend is the official start to vacation season in Wayne County and on Lake Cumberland.  If you enjoy fishing, skiing, boating, camping, learning about the history of the area or just being in the great outdoors, Wayne County is the place to be.  There is always plenty going on during the holiday weekend.  The 19th Annual Woman’s Club Cornbread Festival will be held Saturday, May 26th at Historic Mill Springs Park.  Arts and crafts vendors will be on site along with several food vendors to take care of the biggest appetite.  Be sure to watch the grinding exhibition at the Mill at 2:00 p.m. EST on Saturday and visit the gift shop for one of a kind treasures to take back home or give to someone special.

For more information on all the events going on be sure to check the calendar section on this site.  We hope you enjoy your time in Wayne County and on Lake Cumberland.  Don’t miss out on any of the happenings in the area if you are visiting over the Memorial Day weekend.  If you aren’t able to make it for the start of the season, make plans now to visit soon.  We look forward to seeing you!

Wayne County


  • November 23, 2017 8:00 amPilgirimage in the Park 5K Trail Run/Walk
  • November 23, 2017 12:00 pmThanksgiving Day Buffet at KY State Parks
  • November 27, 2017 5:30 pmSpirit of Giving Tree Lighting Ceremony
  • November 27, 2017 7:00 pmAt The Stroke of Midnight-An Original Holiday Musical
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