August 17 Lights Out Festival Celebrates The 50th Anniversary of Woodstock at Casey Jones Distillery

July 25, 2019


June 18, 2019
For immediate release

The Pennyroyal Arts Council and Casey Jones Distillery announce a joint event and special performance by The Woodstock Orkestra Saturday, August 17, 2019 at 7:00pm at Casey Jones Distillery with proceeds benefiting the Pennyroyal Arts Council. The event is sponsored by Budweiser and Comfort Suites of Hopkinsville. 

Join the Woodstock Rock Orkestra for a spectacular concert of iconic music that helped define a generation and forever changed the American music scene. Directed by Kentucky natives Mark Jones and Lee Carroll, and featuring standouts like Jonell Mosser and Hopkinsville’s own Chip Graham and Alonzo Pennington, the Woodstock Rock Orkestra and its dozen plus players will perform the crown jewels of the ‘69 festival along with other Woodstock era hits to deliver a gripping, unforgettable concert under the stars.

Enjoy favorites by: 

Santana | Led Zeppelin | Creedence Clearwater Revival | The Who | Jefferson Airplane | Joe Cocker | Janis Joplin | The Beatles | Sly and the Family Stone | The Rolling Stones | Jimi Hendrix | Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young | and More! 

This is an all-age, family-friendly event with advance general admission tickets at $25 per person and $10 for kids under 12 for the 7:00pm show (day of at the gate $30 & $15). Experience the Lights Out Festival in an exclusive area with a VIP bar, tables and chairs at $37.50 (21+). You can reserve a whole table for your group by purchasing eight VIP tickets. VIP tickets only available in advance – online.

Want to take your festival experience up a notch? Camping options at the distillery are available Friday and Saturday nights at $10 a night. Each camper must have a ticket and be accompanied by an adult. 

The gates open at 10:00am with warm up music starting on the back porch at 2:30pm with food trucks, tours and tastings available prior to the main event. 

Tickets are available at the Alhambra Theatre and online at beginning Wednesday, June 19. For more information, contact the Arts Council at (270) 887-4295 or Casey Jones Distillery at (270) 839-9987 or visit

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