We want everyone who attends "Bluegrass on Beshear V" to have a great time!

  • Courteous volunteers from the Knights of Columbus will help you park and will transport people, lawn chairs and coolers from the parking area to the venue.
  • Representatives from the pregnancy care centers we support will have displays and offer information about their life saving services. 
  • Delicious food and other goodies will be available to purchase.
  • "Bluegrass on Beshear VI - Pickin' Life" T-shirts will be on hand to purchase.
  • Kids who bring bait and tackle can fish while listening to the music.
  • If the weather's warm enough (or even if it's not), feel free to enjoy the lake water.
  • Tradewater Canoes & Kayaks will offer rentals during the music fest at reasonable prices.
  • Music lovers who bring instruments may have a chance to jam after the featured performers.
  • Bring a cooler with your favorite beverages - please be considerate of others.

100% of donations, food & t-shirt sales go to the pregnancy care centers

About Our Charity Event

Additional Information

About The Pro-Life Pregnancy Care Centers

Entertainment Lineup - 2019

A Celebration of Life!!!

"Bluegrass on Beshear - Pickin' Life" is held each year in honor of Jim Fred and Martha Mills of Marion, KY.  Five Knights of Columbus councils and Jeff & Laura Smith sponor the event.

The inaugural event on October 12, 2014 attracted more than 150 people and raised $2500 for area life-affirming pregnancy care centers.  The event won the Kentucky State K of C's Culture of Life Service award.

In 2018, "B on B" set its charity donation record with $14,019.  One third of the total went to each of our 3 supported PCCs.

"B on B's" 2018 goals are to provide great entertainment and food, raise awareness of our local pregnancy care centers and continue to grow in attendance & donations.

The Pregnancy Care Centers we support are 501(c)3 non-profit organizations that provide life-affirming, non-judgmental services and support for women and men throughout unplanned or crisis pregnancies and after birth.  They do not charge their clients for services and they receive no government funding.  For a detailed description of the services they provide, please visit their web pages or contact them through the addresses below:

Door of Hope in Madisonville, KY


H.O.P.E. Clinic in Benton, KY and

Eddyville, KY


Alpha Alternative in Hopkinsville, KY


11:00  Welcome

11:15  MCR Pickers (Bluegrass) 

12:15  Bluegrass Revival (Bluegrass/Gospel)

1:15  Bright Life Choir (Inspirational)

1:40  Classy & Grassy (Bluegrass)

2:45  Mike Thomas Band (Country/Rock)

4:00  Justamere Bluegrass Band (Bluegrass)

5:30  Pickin' on the Porch (Jam Session)

Between Bands:  Brother Jackie Mathis (Gospel)

          Raffle Drawings Begin at 3 PM