Kavanaugh Conference & Retreat Center has more seating space than any other location in Oldham County. Situated just 10 minutes from eastern Jefferson County, the center has four separate meeting spaces to accommodate your needs.


Holloway Conference Center

  • Seats 256 people at tables of 8
  • Large serving kitchen
  • Room can be divided
  • Large gathering space for food serving, registration, etc…
  • Wood burning fireplace
  • AV equipment and internet access.
  • Wrap around deck with comfortable rockers

Learn more about Holloway Conference Center

McDowell Auditorium

  • Historic covered open-air worship facility built in 1877
  • Seating capacity of 500

Learn more about McDowell Auditorium

Fanelli Hall

  • Seats 150 at tables or 225 auditorium style
  • Dividable into 3 separate meeting space
  • Wood burning fireplace
  • Audio equipment and wireless internet

Learn more about Fanelli Hall

Dining Hall

  • 3,000 sq. ft. building
  • Dining/meeting room with a commercial kitchen
  • Has a piano, wood burning fireplace, TV-VCR and HVAC equipped

Learn more about the Dining Hall

Ask us about catering!

Don’t let you group go hungry. Our professional culinary staff can provide many delicious dining options for breakfast, lunch, dinner or anything in between.

Mission Base Camp

Kavanaugh is partnered with several local organizations who can use your group’s help to meet the physical and spiritual needs of our community.



With it’s serene setting off the beaten path in Oldham County, Kavanaugh is a great place to connect with God and energize your spirit.


Weddings & Receptions

Looking for a scenic locale for your wedding or reception? The beautiful settings at Kavanaugh will make your special day even more memorable.


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