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July11
4th Annual Kentucky High School Basketball Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony & ReceptionSaturday, July 11, 2015 at 7:30 PMLocation: The Historic State Theater

 

 
Elizabethtown is the proud home of the Kentucky High School Basketball Hall of Fame and 2015 marks the 4th annual induction ceremony which will take place on Saturday, July 11th.    
The evening begins with a reception which takes place inside the State Theater's banquet hall beginning at 5:30pm.  Then the pre-show video begins at 7pm inside the State Theater, and the formal ceremony begins at 7:30pm.
 
Tickets are $30 each and include both the reception and the ceremony.   Tickets may be purchased at the State Theater box office at 270-234-8258 or the night of the show beginning at 5pm. 
 
Inductees are as follows: 
Dickie Prater, Pikeville High School 1946-1950 

Ukari Figgs, Scott County High School 1991-1995 

Jerry Thruston, Owensboro High School 1969-1972 

Mike Silliman, St. Xavier High School 1958-1962 

Travis Ford, Madisonville High School 1985-1989 

Jimmy Dan Conner, Anderson County High School 1967-1971 

John Pelphrey, Paintsville High School 1983-1987 

Bobby Rascoe, Daviess County High School 1954-1958 

Jeff Mullins, Lafayette High School 1956-1960 

Winston Bennett, Male High School 1979-1983 

Jermaine Brown, Fairdale High School, 1987-1991 

Lillie Mason, Olmstead High School, 1977-1981 

Coach John Bill Trivette, Pikeville High School 1943-1960 

Coach Jock Sutherland, Lafayette High School 1955-1979 

Coach Ron Bevars, North Hardin High School 1975-2013 

Coach Earle Jones, Maysville High School, 1931-1955

July17
Family Movie Friday - RIOFriday, July 17, 2015 at 7:00 PMLocation: The Historic State Theater

 

When Blu, a domesticated macaw from small-town Minnesota, meets the fiercely independent Jewel, he takes off on an adventure to Rio de Janeiro with this bird of his dreams. 
 
Rated: G
Run Time: 96 minutes
Tickets: $3 each
 
Showtimes:
Friday, July 17th at 11am
Friday, July 17th at 7pm
 
Box Office opens 1-hour prior to each showtime. 
 
**Due to the type of films we show, we do not have previews or trailers.  Please arrive early if you wish to purchase concessions.** 
 
 
July18
Ocean City LIVE in ConcertSaturday, July 18, 2015 at 7:30 PMLocation: The Historic State Theater

 

Elizabethtown's own indie pop band 'Ocean City' plays the stage of the Historic State Theater on Saturday, July 18th at 7:30pm.
 
Ocean City is currently working on their first full length album and has recently played shows at The New Vintage in Louisville and Diamond Pub Concert Hall.  In 2014, they were national finalists in the Breakout Artist Music Competition and also advanced to the final round of the Gorilla Music Louisville Battle of the Bands.
 
Members include:
Zach Alexander - keyboards and vocals
Nick Alexander - lead guitar
Connor Brown - drums
Brady Haynes - bass
Tommy Hill - rhythm guitar 
 
To preview Ocean City's music, visit:
 
Opening the show will be Singer-Songwriter Roy Williams. 
Roy is also an Elizabethtown native. His sound blends thoughtful melodies for a unique and smooth experience.
 
Tickets: $5 each
All tickets are general admission (first come first serve seating). 
 
To purchase tickets online, visit:
 
Tickets will also be available for purchase at the door beginning at 6:30pm.  Showtime is 7:30pm. 
July25
Cruisin' the Heartland Classic Car ShowSaturday, July 25, 2015 at 11:00 AMLocation: Downtown, Elizabethtown

 

 
The Sixth Annual Cruisin' the Heartland returns to downtown Elizabethtown on Saturday, July 25th.  The streets are shut down to display the over 1800 classic cars that will take the streets.
 
Friday night events are also a part of the scene.
 
For a complete listing of events, visit www.cruisintheheartland.com
 
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
July25
Marilyn Monroe Look Alike ContestSaturday, July 25, 2015 at 2:00 PMLocation: The Historic State Theater