The 32nd annual Green River Catfish Festival is set to kick off tonight with a free gate night. The festival will run Wednesday, July 4 through Saturday, July 7 at the Charles Black City Park. As always, fireworks will be held at twilight on the 4th.
Events will start Wednesday morning with the terrapin race for the kids and will continue throughout the weekend. Events this year include a classic car show, SOKY Star Search, pageants, and the annual fishing tournament. Carnival rides and food vendors are also set up throughout the park.