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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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Aug 20 2022, 2:00pm
Ft. Boonesborough State Park , Richmond
When the Kentucky heat and humidity make many outdoor activities too uncomfortable to enjoy, we will have a special program, presentation lecture or…
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Furry Friends
Aug 27 2022, 10:00am
John James Audubon State Park, Henderson
Calling all four-legged family members! This is the day for man's best friend to get some one-on-one time with their owners with a guided, pet-friendly hike on one of John James…
Bluegrass, Blues & BBQ
Bluegrass, Blues & BBQ
Aug 27 2022, 2:00pm
Ft. Boonesborough State Park , Richmond
When the Kentucky heat and humidity make many outdoor activities too uncomfortable to enjoy, we will have a special program, presentation lecture…
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Sep 2 2022, 12:00am
Fort Boonesborough State Park, Richmond
Join us in the campground of Fort Boonesborough State Park for a fun filled weekend of activities. We will have scheduled times for hikes, free tours, a bonfire, games and a whole…
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Sep 3 2022, 12:00am
Fort Boonesborough State Park, Richmond
Join us in the campground of Fort Boonesborough State Park for a fun filled weekend of activities. We will have scheduled times for hikes, free tours, a bonfire, games and a whole…
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Sep 3 2022, 10:00am
Fort Boonesborough State Park, Richmond
The Kentucky Blood Center will be conducting a blood drive in the campground of Fort Boonesborough State Park. All donors will receive a tee shirt and a gift. Open to the public.…
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Sep 3 2022, 10:00am
John James Audubon State Park, Henderson
Join our team of naturalists as we embark on a hike through one of our park's most popular trails, Wilderness Lake! Hikers will meet at the front lawn of the John James Audubon…
Bluegrass, Blues & BBQ
Bluegrass, Blues & BBQ
Sep 3 2022, 2:00pm
John James Audubon State Park, Henderson
John James Audubon State Park is home to a vast array of tree species, and you definitely don’t want to miss this opportunity to join the Park Naturalists on a…
Bluegrass, Blues & BBQ
Bluegrass, Blues & BBQ
Sep 4 2022, 12:00am
Fort Boonesborough State Park, Richmond
Join us in the campground of Fort Boonesborough State Park for a fun filled weekend of activities. We will have scheduled times for hikes, free tours, a bonfire, games and a whole…
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Sep 5 2022, 12:00am
Fort Boonesborough State Park, Richmond
Join us in the campground of Fort Boonesborough State Park for a fun filled weekend of activities. We will have scheduled times for hikes, free tours, a bonfire, games and a whole…
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region