Make Plans Now For 2017!!


 
Van Lear Days Aug 4 & 5, 2017

Bankmule Longhaul Half Marathon & 5 K September 16, 2017

Haunted Museum October 13, 14, 20, 21, 27, 28, 2017

Kiddie Haunted Museum October 14, 21, 28, 2017

Breakfast with Santa December 2, 2017








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  More Information On Events for 2017

Some History Of Van Lear Kentucky



    

Some history about Van Lear can be found here.

Mining accidents that occured in Van Lear.

Information about Loretta Lynn.


  

Highlights
  • Haunted Museum October 13, 14, 20, 21, 27, 28, 2017

    Kiddie Haunted Museum October 14, 21, 28, 2017
  • Van Lear Days, August 4th and 5th 2017
  • The Van Lear Town Celebration is an annual festival that is held during the first Saturday of August each year. The celebration features old fashioned fun for the entire family. Live music shows, games, food, crafts, a parade and much, much more!
  • Every year Van Lear is visited by thousands of tourists. The vast majority of these tourists are fans of Loretta Lynn and/or her younger sibling, Crystal Gayle and come to visit Butcher Hollow in Van Lear. Currently, we are seeing a large increase in the number of people who wish to visit our historical museum. We offer this web site as an aid to those planning a trip to our area.We invite everyone from all across our great country to come and join us.Van Lear celebrated 100 years of Coal in 2010.
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Contact Us
Van Lear Historical Society
Van Lear, Kentucky 41265
Email: vanleartourism@yahoo

Historical Society Officers

Debra Burton Music
email: thebankmule@yahoo.com

Tina S. Webb
email:vanleartourism@yahoo.com

Glenna L Music / Treasurer


Phone: (606) 789-8540