Tourism Commission

The Evarts Tourism Commission is made up of dedicated citizens who wish to see our city grow and prosper. Members meet on the third Monday of every month at 7:00 pm at Evarts City Hall. 


Members of our Tourism Commission are as follows:


  • Sidney Johnson, Chairperson

  • Henry Shackleford

  • Tony Bowman

  • Roger Webb

  • Nikki Kirby

  • Liz Couch

  • Scotty Moore

  • Kristi Lamb - Secretary


Call  us at 1-877-737-0778  or  1-606-837-0609 for more information.

  • Ramp Festival - April 27, 2019 (For more information please call 1.606.837.3710)

  • 421 Yard Sale - May the 4th and 5th 2019

  • City of Evarts 4th of July Celebration

  • Zombie Walk - Last Saturday before Halloween

  • Jingle-Bell Ride - Thanksgiving Weekend

  • City of Evarts Christmas Parade - Dec. 8th at 2:00p
    Line up will start at Evarts Elementary School at 1:00p
    For more information call (606)837-0609
    If delayed the parade will be held on Dec. 15 at 2:00p

For more information please click here

Things To Do

Harlan County has many things to do while visiting besides off-roading and zip lining. 


We are a county rich in tradition in the coal industry and we have some of the most beautifuld sights in the United States. 


To the right you will can view a general tourism video that will give you a number of ideas of things to do while visiting our beautiful area.


We want to thank you for not only visiting our website but also for considering a visit to our area. We look forward to having you!

Tourism Commissions

Harlan Co. Chamber of Comm:

Kentucky Tourism:

KY Outdoors Lodging:



Tri-Cities Heritage Development Corp:

Visit Harlan County:


To see pictures of past events please click here

Each year the Harlan County Ridge Runners and the Evarts Tourism Commision put on several major events. Please visit the Ridge Runners website to find more information about what will be coming up.

Comments, questions, or suggestions please click here!