6 Things to Do in Benton That You Shouldn't Miss
Benton is a U.S. home rule-class city in Marshall County, Kentucky. The current mayor of this city is Rita Dotson. The population was 4,349 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Marshall County. Benton was named for Thomas Hart Benton, a senator from Missouri.
1. Kentucky Opry
4.5 based on 70 reviews
Kentucky Opry Theatre is a Country Music Venue. Hosting Grand Ole Opry stars, Bluegrass Music shows, 50's & 60's Oldies Rock & Roll Shows, Southern Gospel Music, and Comedy Shows, and is the meeting location for Kentucky Lake Cowboy Church on Sunday mornings. LIVE Bands playing weekends year Round. Seats 500. Concessions stand available.
Reviewed By sharonparks1 - Nashville, TennesseeNashville, Tennessee
After bidding and winning (for a good cause) on two VIP Ky Opry tickets, we called to make a reservation for a concert that is two months away. We were told we can only use those tickets on a show that "they don't pay a lot of money for, like stars." How
2. Mike Miller County Park
5 based on 51 reviews
Reviewed By Sightseer476648
Fun for the grands, but go early, the equipment gets hot, with little shade. Then, eat your packed picnic lunch and and head to the tiny but fun sprayground!
3. Clarks River National Wildlife Refuge
4.5 based on 2 reviews
Reviewed By BluegooseTraveler - New York Mills, MinnesotaNew York Mills, Minnesota
Come And See The Kentucky Warbler And The Indigo Buntings!
This May my wife and I were able to travel here and we enjoyed both the nice weather and the beauty of the refuge. This NWR is located in the western tip of Kentucky near the town of Benton. It was established as one of the largest remaining bottomland ha
4 based on 8 reviews
Shop-O-Rama was founded in 1965 as primarily a hardware store but has since grown into an area shopping attraction with a reputation for having just about anything you would want. Departments include plumbing, electrical, paint, lawn&garden, sporting goods, marine, automotive, hardware, lawn furniture, giftware, housewares, clothing, boots, jewelry, & more. Locals and tourists like Shop-O-Rama!
Reviewed By Jack C - Benton, KYBenton, KY
A Little Bit of Everything
If you need anything but groceries there is a chance you can find it here. From household decorations to boots to clothes to household and kitchen supplies to hardware and tools. Heck you can even propane for your grill here.
5. Color of Light Shoppe
5 based on 4 reviews
Reviewed By Sis666 - Benton, KentuckyBenton, Kentucky
To buy some Fiesta Ware
Has a great selection of First and Second quality Fiesta Ware. I've visited and bought several items. Young couple own and operate it. Great little place to shop for gifts or add to your collection.
6. The Hodge Podge Gifts & More
5 based on 3 reviews
Reviewed By utah h
JoJo from Fixer Upper could shop here
As a part-time KY Lake resident, I scope out all the good places for decorating with antiques, collectibles and unique items. Having recently discovered this gem, along with its friendly owner, Edwina, I keep coming back for more. Recently purchased a sma