Kentucky Tourism
   

Jenny Wiley Events

 
 
SEARCH
UPCOMING EVENTS FOR: September 4 - December 3, 2015
Sort by   View
Showing 1-10 of 25 results 1 2 3 

Elk Viewing Tour Prestonsburg, KY

Jenny Wiley State Resort Park

September 19, 2015, 4:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M.

Elk were reintroduced to Kentucky in 1997 as a restoration project by the Kentucky Department of Fish & Wildlife.  From 1997 - 2003 approximately 1513 elk were transported into Kentucky.  Reproduction has been very high, with approximately 90% of the adult cows producing calves.  Currently, the estimated elk population in Kentucky is over 10,000 elk.  The best areas for elk habitat are on reclaimed surface mines in Eastern Kentucky.
Category: Event

Elk Night Prestonsburg, KY

Jenny Wiley State Resort Park

September 19, 2015, 5:00 P.M. - 9:00 P.M.

Enjoy a festive buffet night of elk meat with all the fixings, including carved elk roast, elk meatloaf, elk potpie, elk chili, fried chicken and assorted vegetables and salads and dessert bar.  Planned nature and recreation activities and elk viewing tours will be available during the day.  Elk were reintroduced into Kentucky in 1997. Prior to then, elk had been gone from Kentucky for nearly 150 years.  Come celebrate the ...
Category: Event

Elk Viewing Tour Prestonsburg, KY

Jenny Wiley State Resort Park

September 19, 2015, 5:30 A.M. - Noon

Elk were reintroduced to Kentucky in 1997 as a restoration project by the Kentucky Department of Fish & Wildlife.  From 1997 - 2003 approximately 1513 elk were transported into Kentucky.  Reproduction has been very high, with approximately 90% of the adult cows producing calves.  Currently, the estimated elk population in Kentucky is over 10,000 elk.  The best areas for elk habitat are on reclaimed surface mines in Eastern Kentucky.
Category: Event

Elk Viewing Tour Prestonsburg, KY

Jenny Wiley State Resort Park

September 20, 2015, 5:30 A.M. - Noon

Elk were reintroduced to Kentucky in 1997 as a restoration project by the Kentucky Department of Fish & Wildlife.  From 1997 - 2003 approximately 1513 elk were transported into Kentucky.  Reproduction has been very high, with approximately 90% of the adult cows producing calves.  Currently, the estimated elk population in Kentucky is over 10,000 elk.  The best areas for elk habitat are on reclaimed surface mines in Eastern Kentucky.
Category: Event

Butterfly and Pollinator Weekend Prestonsburg, KY

Jenny Wiley State Resort Park

September 25 - 27, 2015, 6:00 P.M. - Noon

One of nature's most colorful times is Autumn, with the color change in the leaves and nature's "painted flyers" butterflies!  Here is your chance to gain understanding, insight, and interact with butterflies and pollinators in general.  Not only will we have seminars by some of the top butterfly and pollinator experts, you will have the chance to talk to some of Kentucky's best gardeners as well. Whether butterflies, bees, native ...
Category: Event

Elk Viewing Tour Prestonsburg, KY

Jenny Wiley State Resort Park

September 26, 2015, 4:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M.

Elk were reintroduced to Kentucky in 1997 as a restoration project by the Kentucky Department of Fish & Wildlife.  From 1997 - 2003 approximately 1513 elk were transported into Kentucky.  Reproduction has been very high, with approximately 90% of the adult cows producing calves.  Currently, the estimated elk population in Kentucky is over 10,000 elk.  The best areas for elk habitat are on reclaimed surface mines in Eastern Kentucky.
Category: Event

Elk Viewing Tour Prestonsburg, KY

Jenny Wiley State Resort Park

September 26, 2015, 5:30 A.M. - Noon

Elk were reintroduced to Kentucky in 1997 as a restoration project by the Kentucky Department of Fish & Wildlife.  From 1997 - 2003 approximately 1513 elk were transported into Kentucky.  Reproduction has been very high, with approximately 90% of the adult cows producing calves.  Currently, the estimated elk population in Kentucky is over 10,000 elk.  The best areas for elk habitat are on reclaimed surface mines in Eastern Kentucky.
Category: Event

Elk Viewing Tour Prestonsburg, KY

Jenny Wiley State Resort Park

September 27, 2015, 5:30 A.M. - Noon

Elk were reintroduced to Kentucky in 1997 as a restoration project by the Kentucky Department of Fish & Wildlife.  From 1997 - 2003 approximately 1513 elk were transported into Kentucky.  Reproduction has been very high, with approximately 90% of the adult cows producing calves.  Currently, the estimated elk population in Kentucky is over 10,000 elk.  The best areas for elk habitat are on reclaimed surface mines in Eastern Kentucky.
Category: Event

Haunted Hayride Prestonsburg, KY

Jenny Wiley State Resort Park

October 16, 2015, 7:00 P.M. - Midnight

Haunted Hayride Oct. 16-17, 23-24, starting at dark Specters, ghosts and ghouls await you as you take part in one of the scariest rides of your life!  Come join us for this annual event and take a tractor-pulled hayride that you won't soon forget. Be very careful as scary creatures such as werewolves and vampires are on the loose! The Haunted Hay Ride will be held in the campground and ...
Category: Event

Elk Viewing Tour Prestonsburg, KY

Jenny Wiley State Resort Park

October 17, 2015, 4:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M.

Elk were reintroduced to Kentucky in 1997 as a restoration project by the Kentucky Department of Fish & Wildlife.  From 1997 - 2003 approximately 1513 elk were transported into Kentucky.  Reproduction has been very high, with approximately 90% of the adult cows producing calves.  Currently, the estimated elk population in Kentucky is over 10,000 elk.  The best areas for elk habitat are on reclaimed surface mines in Eastern Kentucky.
Category: Event
Sort by   View
Showing 1-10 of 25 results 1 2 3