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Calendar

Kentucky State Parks put the “special” in special events, celebrating everything from wildflowers in the spring to spectacular fall colors in the mountain and lake areas.

 

From Elk viewing tours to ghost walks or reenactments and living history events, there are weekends full of fun, free entertainment to create special memories with your family and friends. Search KY state parks below by date range or by park name to view a list of each individual park’s events and read about each one. You and the kids can pick out which destinations and events you want to enjoy, then start building your itinerary.

Kentucky State Parks Events Calendar

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Oct 14 2022, 12:00am
Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park, Dawson Springs
Digital photography contest with evening program presented by photography professional, Harold Jerrell. Photographs may be taken anywhere within the state park and forest. Bring…
Bluegrass, Blues & BBQ
Bluegrass, Blues & BBQ
Oct 15 2022, 12:00am
Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park, Dawson Springs
Digital photography contest with evening program presented by photography professional, Harold Jerrell. Photographs may be taken anywhere within the state park and forest. Bring…
Bluegrass, Blues & BBQ
Bluegrass, Blues & BBQ
Oct 16 2022, 12:00am
Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park, Dawson Springs
Digital photography contest with evening program presented by photography professional, Harold Jerrell. Photographs may be taken anywhere within the state park and forest. Bring…
Bluegrass, Blues & BBQ
Bluegrass, Blues & BBQ
Nov 4 2022, 12:00am
Rough River Dam State Resort Park, Falls Of Rough
We're celebrating our 13th year of hosting the ALL WRAPPED UP GIFT AND CRAFT SHOW!  This has been a repeated crowd favorite every year.  Vendors will have their beautiful…
Bourbon, Horses & History
Bourbon, Horses & History
Nov 4 2022, 12:00am
Rough River Dam State Resort Park, Falls Of Rough
The 8th annual DEER WIDOW RETREAT is back!  This weekend retreat was designed to take place with our All Wrapped Up Gift and Craft Show and provide entertainment during "deer"…
Bourbon, Horses & History
Bourbon, Horses & History
Nov 5 2022, 12:00am
Rough River Dam State Resort Park, Falls Of Rough
We're celebrating our 13th year of hosting the ALL WRAPPED UP GIFT AND CRAFT SHOW!  This has been a repeated crowd favorite every year.  Vendors will have their beautiful…
Bourbon, Horses & History
Bourbon, Horses & History
Nov 5 2022, 12:00am
Rough River Dam State Resort Park, Falls Of Rough
The 8th annual DEER WIDOW RETREAT is back!  This weekend retreat was designed to take place with our All Wrapped Up Gift and Craft Show and provide entertainment during "deer"…
Bourbon, Horses & History
Bourbon, Horses & History
Nov 6 2022, 12:00am
Rough River Dam State Resort Park, Falls Of Rough
We're celebrating our 13th year of hosting the ALL WRAPPED UP GIFT AND CRAFT SHOW!  This has been a repeated crowd favorite every year.  Vendors will have their beautiful…
Bourbon, Horses & History
Bourbon, Horses & History
Nov 6 2022, 12:00am
Rough River Dam State Resort Park, Falls Of Rough
The 8th annual DEER WIDOW RETREAT is back!  This weekend retreat was designed to take place with our All Wrapped Up Gift and Craft Show and provide entertainment during "deer"…
Bourbon, Horses & History
Bourbon, Horses & History
Dec 3 2022, 12:00am
Rough River Dam State Resort Park, Falls Of Rough
Children are always excited about our visit with Santa Claus and this year he'll be visiting families at BREAKFAST WITH SANTA in the Grayson's Landing Restaurant.  The meal…
Bourbon, Horses & History
Bourbon, Horses & History