Celebration is an annual three day gathering in Kentucky of over 40 youth groups from several states. There are usually around 1000 people in attendance. We have speakers, break-out sessions and great singing! Great fellowship and bonding among youth groups happens every year!
Dates: November 1-3, 2013
Location: Kentucky Dam Village State Park
Theme: "Walking Dead"
Speakers: David Skidmore and Patrick Sheaffer
Worship Leader: Chris Lindsey
Entertainment: David Bowden, Hypnotist
We are asking each group to bring various toiletry items to be given to the woman's and men's spousal abuse center for western Kentucky. If you do not bring these items with you, we ask that your group please purchase them during the Saturday break.
All groups must register. Please register online then mail in $70 per person. This fee includes housing, 3 meals, and a T-shirt. The deadline for registration will be October 16. Any registration payment post-marked after that date will not receive T-shirts. Reservations are on a first come, first served basis. Leaders, please send in exact numbers and not estimates.
Upon arriving at Kentucky Dam Village State Park, please look for signs marked “Celebration Registration” and proceed to the lobby of the Kentucky Dam Village State Park Hotel. There your group will be given housing instructions, T-shirts, and other important information.
Kentucky Dam Village State Park is located at the intersection of U.S. Highways 62 and 641 in Gilbertsville, Kentucky.
The emergency phone number for families to contact during the weekend of Celebration is:
270-325-0146 or 270-362-4271.
What To Bring
You will need a Bible, toiletry items, money for concessions and shirts, and pillows. Some participants may not have beds, so bring some sleeping bags.
Three meals are provided: Continental Breakfast Saturday and Sunday mornings and lunch on Saturday.
Please provide enough chaperones to adequately see to all of your group’s needs.
Please send one check for your entire group. It should be made payable to “Celebration” and sent with the application to:
Attn: Jamey Boone
2960 Lone Oak Road
Paducah, KY 42003