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2019 Magoffin County Heritage Days Festival


August 28th - September 1st Downtown Salyersville, KY

Sponsored by the City of Salyersville


“Celebrating the Legacy of Magoffin County Schools……The Foundation of Our Education”


Food, Craft and Activity booths set up in designated downtown areas Wednesday morning.  Contact Paul Howard at 791-3256 for details.



(All events held at Prater’s Fort Cabins, downtown Salyersville)


Wednesday, August 28th 2019

Opening Ceremony

With the Magoffin Co. DAV, Mayor Pete Shepherd, Magoffin County Deputy Judge Kevin Howard, Pastor Jack Howard, and Magoffin County Schools Superintendent Scott Helton.



 The Magoffin County Schools


The Legacy of Connie Wireman

6:00 PM


Baby Contest

(For children ages 0-3 years)
6:30 PM

Directors: Abbie Conley, Jessica Howard & Theresa Dotson


Mr. /Mrs. /Ms. Heritage Day/Classic Heritage Day


Director: Tanika Mcfarlan


Thursday, August 29th 2019


Little Miss & Master Pageants

(For children ages 3-12 years)

5:30 PM

Directors: Tonya Ward & Lisa Swiger


Special Entertainment by Salyersville Nursing and Rehab Residents


Miss Teen Magoffin County Pageant

7:30 PM

Director: Tanika Mcfarlan


Friday, August 30th 2019


Annual 4-H Pet Show

Sponsored by the Magoffin County Extension Office

10:00 AM


Magoffin County School Events

12:00 PM

Director: Charlotte Gillum

Sponsored by : ARH


Talent Showcase

Open Mic-Everyone Welcome


Director: Tonya Ward & Lisa Swiger


Miss Magoffin County Scholarship Pageant

8:30 PM

Director: Jincy Bailey


Saturday, August 31st, 2019


Kiwanis 5k race

Sign up 8:30-9:00 AM

Race at 9:00 AM

Starts at the Catholic Church on Parkway Drive

Run is free and everyone that participates gets a free t-shirt

Sponsored by: Kiwanis


Holiness House of Prayer

1st Annual Heritage Day Car Show

Salyersville City Park

Registration 10-12

Awards at 2:00 PM

Music and Food



Heritage Days Parade

1:00 PM


Grand Marshalls:

The Family of Connie Wireman


Our Magoffin County Schools


Parade under the direction of the Salyersville Fire Department and the Magoffin County Rescue Squad

(No off road vehicles)


Live Music at the City Park


Bring your own lawn chair


Sunday, September 1st 2019


Church Services at Pioneer Village church house

With John Blanton

Sponsored by: the Magoffin County Historical Society

10:00 AM



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