Press Conference to Introduce Headlining Artists for Summer Salute Festival

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The City of Hopkinsville announced that it will hold a press conference on Thursday, June 1, 2017 at 1:30 p.m. in Founders Square located at 110 E 9th Street, Hopkinsville, KY. This press conference will be open to the public and event organizers encourage guests to attend.

This will be the second year for the Summer Salute Festival presented by Jennie Stuart Health. This 3-day event will be held August 18-20, 2017 and will kick-off the Official Solar Eclipse Party in Hopkinsville. It will feature a variety of live music acts, fun and games for the kids and a ton of great food options.

Last year’s Summer Salute Festival featured the musical stylings of the Jimmy Church Band and Diamond Rio drawing crowds of over 5,000 to the Justice Center parking lot for the free event.

For individuals unable to attend tomorrow’s press conference, it will be streamed live on the Hopkinsville Parks and Recreation Facebook page, where users can watch online.

For additional information regarding this announcement, or any details pertaining to the 2017 Summer Salute Festival, please contact Tab Brockman, Parks Superintendent at 270-887-4290 or