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Top Gun Block Party, Ralley Run & Cruise

Aug 20, 2022 - All Day
David Taylor Dodge Jeep Ram // 2052 US Highway 641 N - Murray
270-970-0883

Top Gun is having a Block Party and Cruise the Town in Murray, Ky at David Taylor Chrysler Jeep Ram on 641 in Murray Kentucky. No competition - just bringing back the "Top Gun Luck of the Draw" for the awards. So if your'e feeling Lucky, come on out to Murray, Kentucky. Registration for cars is from 8am to 11am and the registration fee is $25. Door prizes, food, fun and games


Movies on the Square: American Graffiti

Aug 20, 2022 - 7:45 p.m.
Downtown Murray // 5th & Maple Streets - Murray
270-759-9474

Murray Main Street presents Movies on the Square in downtown Murray. The event is free of charge. Bring your lawn chairs or blankets.


The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time

Aug 12, 2022 thru Aug 21, 2022 - Various Times
Playhouse in the Park // 701 Gil Hopson Dr - Murray
playhousemurray.org

15-year-old Christopher has an extraordinary brain: He is exceptional at mathematics but ill equipped to interpret everyday life. He has never ventured along beyond the end of his road, he detests being touched, and he distrusts strangers. As the show opens, Christopher stands beside his neighbor's dead dog, Wellington, who has been speared with a garden fork. Finding himself under suspicion, Christopher is determined to solve the mystery of who murdered Wellington. But his detective work, forbidden by his father, takes him on a thrilling journey that upturns his world. For more information or tickets, visit playhousemurray.org.


The Murray Bank Fireworks Extravaganza

Sep 3, 2022 - 8:00 p.m.
US 641 North // - Murray
tourmurray.com

The Murray Bank Fireworks Extravaganza is rescheduled for Saturday, September 3 at 8 pm! Location hasn't changed, so be sure to find your spot along HWY 641 North before the show. Best viewing along the areas around Kroger, JC Penney building, Lowes, Roy Stewart Stadium and north of Bee Creek along US 641.


Labor Day Weekend Events in Murray

Sep 1, 2022 thru Sep 3, 2022 - Various Times
Murray Parks // 900 Payne Street - Murray
murrayparks.org

Mark your calendars to be in the park the week leading into Labor Day weekend! This year the park will be celebrating Labor Day weekend with 3 days of events leading into the holiday!

Thursdays September 1st- Praise in the Park @ The Rotary Amphitheater

Friday September 2nd- Murr-Vegas All Stars in concert @ The Rotary Amphitheater Saturday Morning September 3rd- Touch- A- Truck and Car Show @ Chestnut Park

Saturday Evening September 3rd- Family Night in the Park @ Central Park

Saturday Night September 3rd- Fireworks @ Bee Creek

We will have more details in the coming days with times and other info. If there are any local praise teams or church chorus who would like to participate in the "Praise in the Park" Event, please contact Ryan at ryan.yates@murrayparks.org or call the park office at 270-762-0325. All events will be FREE to the public!


Murray State Football vs. Jacksonville State

Sep 10, 2022 - 6:00 p.m.
Roy Stewart Stadium // Gilbert Graves Drive - Murray
goracers.com

The Murray State Racers are in their final year of the Ohio Valley Conference before they move to the Missouri Valley in 2023. Catch the Racers in their final OVC season at Roy Stewart Stadium. In this matchup, the Racers face Jacksonville State at 6:00 p.m. Tickets are available online at goracers.com.


Murray State Football vs. Eastern Illinois

Sep 24, 2022 - 4:00 p.m.
Roy Stewart Stadium // Gilbert Graves Drive - Murray
goracers.com

The Murray State Racers are in their final year of the Ohio Valley Conference before they move to the Missouri Valley in 2023. Catch the Racers in their final OVC season at Roy Stewart Stadium. In this matchup, the Racers face Eastern Illinois at 4:00 p.m. Tickets are available online at goracers.com.


Sister Act

Sep 23, 2022 thru Oct 2, 2022 - Various Times
Playhouse in the Park // 701 Gil Hopson Dr - Murray
playhousemurray.org

When disco diva Deloris Van Cartier witnesses a murder, she is put in protective custody in the one place the cops are sure she won't be found: a convent! Disguised as a nun, she finds herself at offs with both the rigid lifestyle and uptight Mother Superior. Using her unique disco moves and singing talent to inspire the choir, Deloris breathes new life into the church and community but, in doing so, blows her cover. Filled with powerful gospel music, outrageous dancing and a truly moving story, Sister Act is chock full of amazing roles for a diverse cast of all ages. For more information or tickets, visit playhousemurray.org.


Murray State Football vs. UT Martin

Oct 8, 2022 - 2:00 p.m.
Roy Stewart Stadium // Gilbert Graves Drive - Murray
goracers.com

The Murray State Racers are in their final year of the Ohio Valley Conference before they move to the Missouri Valley in 2023. Catch the Racers in their final OVC season at Roy Stewart Stadium. In this matchup, the Racers face UT-Martin at 2:00 p.m. Tickets are available online at goracers.com.


Downtown Murray Farmer's Market

May 21, 2022 thru Oct 22, 2022 - Saturdays 7:00 a.m. to Noon
Downtown Murray // Maple Street - Murray
murraymainstreet.org

Enjoy a variety of marketplace goods such as locally-harvested fruits and vegetables, meats, and homemade crafts. Held each Saturday morning through October 22 in downtown Murray.


Playhouse After Dark Presents: The Rocky Horror Show

Oct 27, 2022 thru Oct 29, 2022 - Various Times
Playhouse in the Park // 701 Gil Hopson Dr - Murray
playhousemurray.org

In this cult classic, sweethearts Brad and Janet, stuck with a flat tire during a storm, discover the eerie mansion of Dr. Frank-N-Furter. As their innocence is lost, Brad and Janet meet a household of wild characters, including a rocking biker and a creep butler. Through elaborate dances and rock songs, Frank-N-Furter unveils his latest creation: a muscular man named "Rocky." For more information or tickets, visit playhousemurray.org.


Movies on the Square: Scooby Doo

Oct 29, 2022 - 6:30 p.m.
Downtown Murray // 5th & Maple Streets - Murray
270-759-9474

Murray Main Street presents Movies on the Square in downtown Murray. The event is free of charge. Bring your lawn chairs or blankets.


Murray State Football vs. Tennessee State (Homecoming)

Oct 29, 2022 - 2:00 p.m.
Roy Stewart Stadium // Gilbert Graves Drive - Murray
goracers.com

The Murray State Racers are in their final year of the Ohio Valley Conference before they move to the Missouri Valley in 2023. Catch the Racers in their final OVC season at Roy Stewart Stadium. In this matchup, the Racers face Tennessee State at 2:00 p.m. Tickets are available online at goracers.com.


Murray State University Homecoming

Oct 27, 2022 thru Oct 30, 2022 - Various Times
Roy Stewart Stadium // Gilbert Graves Drive - Murray
murraystate.edu/centennial

We invite Racer Alumni from near and far to celebrate Centennial Homecoming 2022: Forever Blue and Gold, October 27-30. From the parade and Tent City to special reunions and a Presidential Gala, the Murray State Office of Alumni Relations, in collaboration with the Office of the President, Campus Activities Board, Racer Athletics and others, is organizing a robust schedule of activities to celebrate 100 years of blue and gold pride.

October 27-30, 2022

A Taste of the Arts, Oct. 27, 6-9 p.m. Location TBD
50th Anniversary Golden Reunion Dinner and Banquet, Oct. 28, 5-8 p.m., CFSB Center Murray Room
Parade, Oct. 29, 9:30-10:30 a.m., Main Street
Tent City, Oct. 29, 10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m., Stewart Stadium
Racer Football vs. Tennessee State University, Oct. 29, Time TBD, Stewart Stadium
Centennial Gala, Oct. 29, Time TBD, CFSB Center


Murray State Football vs. Robert Morris

Nov 12, 2022 - 1:00 p.m.
Roy Stewart Stadium // Gilbert Graves Drive - Murray
goracers.com

The Murray State Racers are in their final year of the Ohio Valley Conference before they move to the Missouri Valley in 2023. Catch the Racers in their final OVC season at Roy Stewart Stadium. In this matchup, the Racers face Robert Morris at 1:00 p.m. Tickets are available online at goracers.com.


Elf, The Musical

Dec 9, 2022 thru Dec 18, 2022 - Various Times
Playhouse in the Park // 701 Gil Hopson Dr - Murray
playhousemurray.org

Based on the beloved holiday film, this delightful comedy follows Buddy the Elf in his quest to find his true identity. Buddy, a young orphan, mistakenly crawls into Santa's bag of gifts and is transported to the North Pole, where his enormous size and poor toy-making abilities cause him to face the truth that he is a human. Buddy's journey leads him to his father who is on the naughty list and his brother who doesn't even believe in Santa! This modern-day holiday classic is sure to make everyone embrace their inner elf. After all, the best way to spread Christmas Cheer is singing loud for all to hear. For more information or tickets, visit playhousemurray.org.


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