Kentucky Tourism

18th Century Christmas at the Fort

  • 18th Century Christmas at the Fort


Fort Boonesborough State Park
Fort Boonesborough State Park
4375 Boonesboro Road
Richmond, KY 40475

Friday December 7th 6:00PM - 9:00PM and Saturday December 8th 1:00PM - 4:00PM.  Visit the Fort to see and hear the differences in the holiday celebrations of the season during the early settlement of Kentucky. The Fort will be lighted by candlelight, with decorations in keeping with the traditions of the time. There will be Living History interpretations of the traditions of various ethnic groups and nationalities during the season. Candle lanterns, bonfires, the Christmas Guns, food and refreshments, music and dance, will all add to the atmosphere. Refreshments are included! This is a special program sponsored by the Fort Boonesborough Foundation. Admission is Adult $8 Child (6 to 12) $5 and under 6 free. Visit for more information.

Rob Minerich
4375 Boonesboro Road,
Richmond, KY 40475
Phone: 859-527-3131
Dec 7 - Dec 8, 2018