The 47th Annual Trigg County Country Ham Festival
The content on this page was last updated on September 11, 2023

Ham Fest Basics

There are a few basics that are going to help you plan. 


Official hours are Friday and Saturday, 10am to 10pm


Two stages will feature live acts and music groups. 

Renaissance Stage, uptown, beside Purple Pig Antiques and adorning the WKDZ Radio logos.

The “Old Cee Bee” Parking Lot stage: Located down the hill, on the left (where the old IGA used to be – and where the Farmer’s Market and Junque Fest are normally held).



Over 225 Vendors will be on site with music going on all two days with Special Musical Entertainment on Friday and Saturday Nights. 

Carnival rides and games, Country Ham Contest, Car and Truck Show, Favorite Festival Foods available, Fireworks will wrap the fest Saturday night.


Thursday October 12

**The carnival is usually set up, ready and open. Rides usually open at 4pm and operate until 10pm. We’re still checking to see if this will be the same this year. 

In years past, you could also get a book of tickets for $30 or grab a wrist band for $50 and ride all you like. 

**(these details, including pricing, have not been confirmed yet, as of Monday Sept 11 2023)

Friday October 13



Justin Cole 

Renaissance Stage

Unclaimed Baggage 

Renaissance Stage



Sierra McKenzie

Old IGA parking lot


Old IGA parking lot


Saturday October 14

King Kaiju and Ryan Gilchrist

Renaissance Stage.


Caleb Blake

Renaissance Stage.



The Band TRIPPP is known for three young triplet brothers, accompanying themselves and assembling harmonies that send chills through your body.

Legacy, Classic Hits

Saturday, the rock-n-roll veterans, “Legacy” take the stage at the Old Cee Bee parking lot, to take the audience through decades of iconic, classic rock anthems that defined generations.


Sunday, 10am to 6pm (refer to schedule, Rides, Petting Zoo and Vendors open for business)


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