WHERE OPPORTUNITY AND PROGRESS UNITE

MUHLENBERG COUNTY, KY

(270) 377-3970

 

750 Cleaton Rd

Powderly, KY 42367

Phone:  (270) 608-5281

 

TICKET LOCATIONS:

Old National Bank

131 E Main St, Greenville, KY (270) 338-1500

301 S 2nd St, Central City, KY (270) 754-4535

1215 Southtown Blvd, Owensboro, KY (270) 686-3080

 

For more information, please visit www.merletravismusiccenter.com

 

Located in the city of Powderly, Kentucky in the heart of Muhlenberg County, the Merle Travis Music Center celebrated its Grand opening in December of 2007 as a place for the people of Muhlenberg County and surrounding areas to attend musical and other types of performances in a comfortable and enjoyable setting.

 

The Merle Travis Center is now being utilized not only to hold the premier Thumbpicking guitar event held in the US each year, but also a variety of other activities, including: Beauty Pageants, Gospel Concerts, Elvis Tribute Artists, Plays, and Speaking Engagements.

PARADISE PARK

 

 

 

 

MERLE TRAVIS MUSIC CENTER

Paradise Park is located in Powderly, KY next to the Merle Travis Performing Arts Center.  The park includes a playground and a picnic shelter.  Paradise Park is home to "Pickin in the Park" which takes place on the 1st and 3rd Friday from June through September.  The Merle Travis Center puts on a free concert in the park at 7pm.

 

Paradise Park is also home to Merle Travis's boy hood cabin, as well as turn of the century school house and jail cell.

 

For questions or information regarding upcoming events, please call 270-377-0227 or visit www.merletravismusiccenter.com

 

To reserve the park's pavilion call 270-377-0227.