Simon Kenton Festival

When:
September 16, 2018 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
2018-09-16T10:00:00-04:00
2018-09-16T18:00:00-04:00
Where:
2028 Old Main Street
Maysville
KY
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Suzie Pratt
606-563-2596

Tentative Festival Schedule – (Subject to change)

Saturday, September 15th

  • 09:00 Opening Ceremony – March with the Kenton Kin & The Simon Kenton Riders – Old Main St. to Paxton Inn
  • 09:10 Flag Raising, 21 Gun Salute, Taps – Simon Kenton VF
  • 09:15 God Bless America – Amber Williamson – In front of Paxton Inn
  • 09:20 Introduction to the Festival – In front of Paxton Inn
  • 10:00 Appalachian Music – Jennifer Rose Escobar on stage 10:00-11:15
  • 10:00 Kenton Kin Welcome Meeting – Public welcome at Old Church Museum
  • 10:30 Carriage Rides Start 10:30-5:00
  • 11:30 Piqua Shawnee Drum – Jay Keaton on stage 11:30-12:15
  • 12:30 Simon Kenton – Mel Hankla at the Old Church Museum 12:30-1:30
  • 12:30 Bluegrass Music – Royal Blue on stage 12:30-1:15
  • 01:30 Appalachian Music – Jennifer Rose Escobar on stage 1:30-2:15
  • 02:00 Principal Chief of the Piqua Shawnee Tribe Gary Hunt at the Old Church Museum 2:00-3:00
  • 02:30 Old Time Mountain Music– Sarah Wood & Friends on stage 2:30-4:00
  • 03:00 Music of Simon Kenton Era – Larry Spisak at Old Church Museum 3:00-3:30
  • 03:30 Daniel Boone – Mark Sage at the Old Church Museum 3:30-4:30
  • 04:15 Bluegrass Music – Royal Blue on stage 4:15-5:00
  • 06:00 Festival Ends

Sunday, September 16th

  • 10:00 Music played through sound system
  • 11:45 Appalachian Music – Jennifer Rose Escobar on stage 11:45-1:00
  • 12:30 “The Faith of Daniel Boone” – Mark Sage (Daniel Boone) at the Old Church Museum 12:30-1:30
  • 01:00 Old Time Mountain Music – Sarah Wood & Friends 1:00-1:30
  • 01:30 Bluegrass Music – Royal Blue on stage 1:30-2:30
  • 02:00 Principal Chief of the Piqua Shawnee Tribe – Gary Hunt & Tribal Mother Anita Pennington at the Old Church Museum 2:00-3:00
  • 02:45 Appalachian Music – Jennifer Rose Escobar on stage 2:45-3:30
  • 03:00 Music of Simon Kenton Era – Larry Spisak at Old Church Museum 3:00-3:30
  • 03:30 Simon Kenton – Mel Hankla at the Old Church Museum 3:30-4:30
  • 03:45 Bluegrass Music – Royal Blue on stage 3:45-4:15
  • 05:00 Festival Ends

Special Guests
Mel Hankla Simon Kenton
Mark Sage Daniel Boone
Gary Hunt Principal Chief of the Piqua Shawnee Tribe
Duane Everhart 2nd Chief of the Piqua Shawnee Tribe
Kevin Everhart War Chief of the Piqua Shawnee Tribe
Jason Stinson Second War Chief & Drummer
Jay Keaton Snake Clan Chief & Drummer
Rodney Phillips Eagle Clan Chief & Drummer
Anita Pennington Piqua Shawnee Tribal Mother
Rex Callaway Author
Larry Spisak Fiddle Player
Frank Otero Panther Clan Chief & Flute Player
Helen Danser Head Chair of the KY Heritage Commission
The Simon Kenton Riders
Barbara Lehmann President Emeritus/Kenton Kin Liaison
Kenton Kin
Kenton Kin Association
VFW
Simon Kenton Historic Corridor