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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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Dec 9 2022, 10:30am
John James Audubon State Park Museum, Henderson
Moms, Dads, or Grandmas are invited to bring that little one, age 3-6, to join Miss Kim in creating a Christmas ornament, just in time for your tree. Little…
Bluegrass, Blues & BBQ
Bluegrass, Blues & BBQ
Dec 17 2022, 1:00pm
John James Audubon State Park, Henderson
Take a break from the holiday hustle to head onto the beautiful wintertime trails at Audubon! This free naturalist-led hike on Saturday, Dec. 17, 2022 at 1 P.M., will wander a…
Bluegrass, Blues & BBQ
Bluegrass, Blues & BBQ
Dec 17 2022, 2:00pm
Perryville Battlefield, Perryville
On December 17, at 2 pm, Santa Claus will visit the Perryville Battlefield State Historic Site. Bring your children to listen to Santa Claus as he reads the original 1862 version…
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region