Tri-Fest time in Henderson

HENDERSON, KY (WFIE) - The Henderson Tri-Fest is underway.

It's one of the largest events of its kind in Kentucky and raises thousands of dollars for area charities.

There's food, entertainment and a lot of people watching along the riverfront.

The Henderson Breakfast Lions Club started Tri-Fest, and local veterans are among the many groups raising money for a good cause.

"We started a food bank for the areas homeless vets and we're not just talking about the Evansville, Henderson, Owensboro area but a little bit larger than that so we're trying to collect can goods as much as we can," said James Henager, National Veterans Memorial.

Tri-Fest runs through Sunday in downtown Henderson.

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