LONDON, Ky (WTVQ) – After taking a yr off for the pandemic, the World Hen Pageant returned to London this weekend for it’s thirty second yr. In conventional years, the occasion normally attracts in a crowd of 100,000 or extra.
Wrapping issues up right now after kicking off final Thursday, the Hen Pageant included carnival rides, stay music, contests, 165 distributors, and extra. It’s additionally holds the consideration of getting the most important stainless-steel skillet on the planet.
Because the festivities wound down, coordinator Kelly Burton seemed again on a profitable occasion.
“This weekend has been image excellent, the climate has been phenomenal for the previous 4 days. We’re wrapping issues up right here on Sunday on the World Hen Pageant. We’ve had nice leisure. We’ve had households, grandparents come out. It’s been an incredible turnout,” Burton mentioned.
The World Hen Pageant takes it’s identify from Kentucky Fried Hen Founder Harlan Sanders, as the unique KFC resides within the neighboring metropolis of Corbin.