April 4th - April 27th
Gallipolis City Schools Art Show will be the gallery exhibit at the French Art Colony
Gallery hours: Tuesday - Friday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm; Saturdays 10:00 am - 3:00 pm; Sundays 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
For more information call 740-446-3834 or visit www.frenchartcolony.org
Friday, April 18th & Saturday, April 19th
Registration will be held at the Gallia County Gun club from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm on Friday, April 18th. Hunting safety discussion will be given by Ohio Wildlife Officer, Roy Rucker. All hunts on Saturday, April 19th will be a half an hour before sunrise until Noon. All youth age 17 and under are welcome to attend with registration.
For more information contact NWTF Tom White at 740-379-2989
Saturday, April 19th 10:00 am activities begin. Egg Hunt starts at 11:00 am
Friday, April 25th at 10:30 am in the Gallipolis City Park
Sign Dedication 11:30 am at the Gallipolis River Front
Saturday, April 26th 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Award-winning Russian-born American pianist Yuliya Gorenman has rightfully been called a “pianist without fear.” Now firmly established in her performing career, Gorenman first achieved international acclaim as a prizewinner of the prestigious Queen Elisabeth Competition in Belgium in 1995.
Tickets: Adults ~ $24; Seniors ~ $22; Students ~ $12
Contact 740-446-ARTS (2787) for more information and tickets www.arieltheatre.org
Saturday, April 26th & Sunday, April 27th - Noon until 5:00 pm
Activites at the Expo will include the Ohio Army National Guard Rock Wall, hourly cash prizes, door prizes, bounce houses, kids' games, a health fair, local entertainers, annual car and "Crank It Up" events, and lawn and garden exhibitors.
For more information, call 740-245-5334
Sunday, April 27th 1:00 pm
For more information, visit http://www.tristateracer.com/RaceDirector/race.php?RaceID=1861
The Cabela’s King Kat Tournament Trail will hit the waters of the Ohio River at Gallipolis, Ohio May 3, 2014. This is the opportunity for local catfish anglers to compete for cash, prizes and a chance to advance to the all-new Cabela’s King Kat East and West Championship. This year's West Championship will be held September 19 & 20, 2014 on the Mississippi and Rock Rivers at Quad Cities, Iowa. The East Championship will be held October 3 & 4, 2014 on Lake Wateree at Camden, South Carolina. Be sure to check out our website at: www.kingkatusa.com. It's a site with new and exciting information on our events along with special information for catfish anglers everywhere.
Late registration will be held May 2nd, the day before competition at the Super 8 Motel from 5-7 pm. Captains Meeting/Seminar will follow at 7pm. Must be a member of the King Kat Association to fish this event. A one year membership is $25.00.
To pre-register go on line to: www.kingkatusa.com or call 270-395-6774.
Legal waters for the event will be: Legal water is the Ohio River from the Bellville Lock & Dam, South to the Robert C Byrd Lock & Dam. Also up the Kanawha River to the Buffalo Bridge (869).
The tournament weigh-in will be held at the Gallipolis City Park Boat Ramp. Tournament hours are 6:30 AM until 3:00 PM. All anglers must be in weigh-in line by 4:00 PM with a 5 fish limit per team. To help preserve the sport only live fish will be weighed in and all fish will be released after the tournament. For a complete list of rules visit our website listed below or phone Cabela's King Kat Headquarters at the number listed below.
Sponsor and Host Lodging for this Event
The Gallia County CVB would like to welcome all Cabela’s King Kat anglers and their guest to the area and hope they take the opportunity to enjoy the many attractions in the area. For more information on the area call: (800)765-6482 or visit their website at:www.visitgallia.com. Host lodging for the event will be the Super 8, 321 Upper River Road in Gallipolis. For reservations call: (740) 446-8080. Be sure to call early to assure you get a room and mention Cabela's King Kat Tournament Trail.
Free Kids Fishing Rodeo
In conjunction with the tournament the Cabela’s King Kat Tournament Trail will hold the Cabela’s King Kat Kids event at the Bob Evans Discover Farm Pond, 10854 Ohio 588, Rio Grande, Ohio. The event is free of charge and open to all youth 12 and younger. Sign up is from 8:00 AM till 9:00 AM with the Kid's Fishing Event starting at 9:00 AM until 11:00 AM. All children will receive a prize just for entering. Bring your favorite rod, reel and bait and show your true fishing ability. All children must be accompanied by parent or guardian. Prizes for winners will be given in two age groups, 0-7 and 8-12. The event is free to all children 12 and under with all participants eligible for a chance to win one of the six, Outdoor Promotions $1,000.00 scholarships to be awarded in October.
Outdoor Promotions and our anglers have contributed nearly $322,000.00 to the “Kids” Scholarships since 1997. We are very proud to be a part of the education process for the youngsters who participate in our tournaments as adult/youth teams and those who fish in the Outdoor Promotions “Kids Fishing Rodeos”.
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Beginning Thursday, May 8th behind
the Medical Shoppe Building, 101 Jackson Pike, Gallipolis
Saturday, May 10th at the Gallipolis City Park, State Street, Gallipolis
For more information, contact Christina White at 740-612-2835
or follow them on Facebook at Gallia County Farmers Market