Lincoln Days is October 5-6, 2024 in Hodgenville, Kentucky

Birthplace of Abraham Lincoln • Voted Best Festival in Kentucky!

Photos by Melanie Wells. See more festival photos in our photo gallery.

Join us in Hodgenville, Kentucky for the 53rd annual Lincoln Days Celebration on October 5-6, 2024.

Enjoy two days of history, heritage, and hospitality in the birthplace of Abraham Lincoln and learn why readers of Kentucky Living Magazine have chosen Lincoln Days as Kentucky’s Best Festival for four consecutive years.

Lincoln Days is a two-day festival in Abraham Lincoln’s birthplace featuring pioneer games, an art show, Lincoln Look-Alikes, a parade, live music, food booths, an ice cream eating contest, the 5k and 10k Railsplitter Run, a classic car show, activities for kids and families… and much more!

Learn about Lincoln Days Celebration

For 53 years, our community festival has welcomed visitors to Abraham Lincoln’s birthplace.

This unique event — in the heart of historic downtown Hodgenville, Kentucky — offers something for everyone.

Learn more about the all-volunteer organization that produces Lincoln Days.

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