750 Cleaton Rd
Powderly, KY 42367
Phone: (270) 608-5281
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 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.