All The Venues

  • Green River Lake Visitor Center

    Green River Lake Visitor Center The Green River Lake Visitor Center is a must see facility at the heart of Green River Lake! Located close to the Dam, the Visitor Center is a free attraction open to the public.  Exhibits which include: Native American artifacts from the area, live working beehive exhibit, a live turtle display, water safety display and the big 1500 gallon fish aquarium. Visitors can also view a movie about Green River Lake in the theater which is located right in the Visitor Center. Just outside, visitors can tour The Atkinson Griffin Log house which was used as a civil war hospital, have a picnic or take in one of the many hiking trails. The Center is also a one stop shop for area information including Green River Lake and the surrounding area. So, on your next visit to Green River Lake, make it a point to stop by the Visitor Center and learn all that Green River Lake has to offer. Trail Maps Enjoy a short walk behind the Visitor Center that offers a beautiful view of Green River Lake! View the Army Corp of Engineers Trail Map of all the trails maintained by the USACE. View the County wide Trail Map Guide for Campbellsville, Green River Lake & Taylor County to see other trails in the area. Picnic Shelter Rentals The shelter at the visitors center is also available for rent for special occasions, family reunions, weddings, etc. If a shelter has not been reserved for a particular day, it may be used free of charge on a first come first served basis. Amenities include: restrooms, grills, tables, playground, horse shoe pits, parking, electric, log cabin, lakeside trail access and a beautiful overlook of Green River Lake. The Corps also has the following picnic shelter available in the Green River Lake area. Satterly read more

  • Homeplace on Green River

    Homeplace on Green River The Homeplace on Green River is a 227 acre farm being restored as a permanent reminder for all ages of the role agriculture has played and is continuing to play in the lives of South Central Kentuckians. It has been a working farm for more than 200 years and is listed the National Register of Historic Places. The Homeplace on Green River is adjacent to the Tebbs Bend Battlefield and the Tebbs Bend-Green River Nature Area. Trails Take the walking tour to learn about the farm and the families who lived there or call to schedule a guided tour. A trailhead to the Tebbs Bend Green River Nature Trail is also located at the Homeplace where you can enjoy 4 ½ miles of nature trails. Trail Maps Homeplace on Green River/Tebbs Bend Green River Nature Area Trail Map Trail Maps for Campbellsville, Green River Lake & Taylor County Events The Fall Heritage Festival is a great event that takes place every September at the Homeplace. There’s music, arts & crafts, animals, kid events and more! Homeplace on Green River hosted their very first Plow Day Spring Festival in April of 2016. The event was such a success, it will now continue annually in April. Groups Homeplace on Green River has been designated as Kentucky’s Outdoor Classroom and welcomes use of the facilities by to schools, scouts, etc.  There is a fee for use by private groups or organizations.  Non-profit groups may be eligible for free or reduced fees. Farm Weddings Homeplace began offering the farm as a wedding venue in June, 2012. If you wish to know more about weddings at Homeplace, contact the Homeplace events coordinator, Suzanne Ince at since81@icloud.com