Usher in the New Year and the new decade at one of these Grand Rivers’ New Year’s Eve or New Year’s Day Celebrations-


Badgett Playhouse NYE Special Event

Ring in the New Year’s Eve with Terry Mike Jeffrey at the Badgett Playhouse in Grand Rivers.

10:00 PM – 12:00 AM
Badgett Playhouse
1838 JH O’Bryan Avenue
Grand Rivers, KY 42045

Join the Badgett Playhouse for an evening of fine snacking, family entertainment, great music and FUN!! This is the 4th annual New Years Eve bash with crowd favorite, Terry Mike Jeffrey!

The dining and show will begin at 10:00 PM, with doors opening at 9:00 PM. A glass of sparkling cider will be served for the midnight toast, to bring in the new year with family and friends!! Come out and enjoy this one-of-a-kind evening at the Badgett Playhouse!

$39.99 + Tax/Fees

Badgett Playhouse Website

Want to make it part of your NYE vacation plans?  Check out our Lodging Page for places to stay, and our Attractions Page for more fun things to do.


Green Turtle Bay Resort NYE Package

Bring in the New Year at Green Turtle Bay’s New Year’s Eve Condo and Dinner Package.

Be a part of bringing in the New Year with one of the most fun parties of the year! Enjoy a special meal at the Commonwealth Yacht Club, followed by dancing.   At midnight, enjoy a complimentary champagne toast to ring in the new year. And the following morning, enjoy a complimentary New Year’s Day brunch at CYC. A noon check out for an unhurried trip home.

Packages start at $273, which includes a one-night condo stay and dinner for two guests.

Find all the details on the Green Turtle Bay Website here.


Wood N Wave New Year Day Annual Poker Run

This is a fun bike ride on the Canal Loop and its connector trails. It is not based on speed, rather luck of the draw! Distance will vary depending on route you choose.

Prizes awarded to best poker hands in these classes: Kids age 5-15, Women 16-99, Men 16-39, Men 40-99, and all runners/hikers (one class).

Trail open to riders/runners from 10:00 to 12:30. Awards around 1:00.

**Bring your favorite finger foods to share!**

If the trails are too muddy, the ride will be held on the roads throughout Grand Rivers.

SIGN UP: At Wood-N-Wave from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Donation is $5.00 for all entrants. When you register you will draw two cards which will be listed on the entry form. You will then drive or ride to the Canal Loop and ride the course where you will pick up three different colored poker chips from each of three buckets labeled A, B and C. You will finish the ride and turn in the three chips at registration. In return you will draw three more cards giving you a total of five cards.

Find updates and more information on Facebook.


Drake Creek Golf Club Frosty Balls New Year’s Day Tournament

Frosty Balls Tournament
New Year’s Day
2-Person 9-Hole Scramble

Make plans to bundle up and join Drake Creek Golf Club on New Year’s Day for a fun, 2-Person Scramble.
There will be lots of greenies, prizes, and hot cocoa!

Wednesday, January 1, 2020
11:00AM Chili Lunch and registration
12:30PM Shotgun Start
Entry Fee is $25 per person ($50 per team)

Mens Flights
Couples Flights
Other Divisions and Flights based on field size.

Find registration information here on the Drake Creek Golf Club website.