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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 19 2022, 12:00pm
Blue Licks Battlefield State Resort Park, Carlisle
August 19th*12 P.M. - Archaeologist Dr. Mike Gramly to Speak - Digging the Revolutionary Past: Fort LaurensThe Americans completed the construction of Fort Laurens—named after…
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Aug 20 2022, 10:00am
Blue Licks Battlefield State Resort Park, Carlisle
August 19th*12 P.M. - Archaeologist Dr. Mike Gramly to Speak - Digging the Revolutionary Past: Fort LaurensThe Americans completed the construction of Fort Laurens—named after…
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Aug 21 2022, 10:00am
Blue Licks Battlefield State Resort Park, Carlisle
August 19th*12 P.M. - Archaeologist Dr. Mike Gramly to Speak - Digging the Revolutionary Past: Fort LaurensThe Americans completed the construction of Fort Laurens—named after…
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Aug 26 2022, 10:00am
Blue Licks Battlefield State Resort Park, Carlisle
River Row: It’s still hot in August and September, so why not get out and hit the river? There might even be a chance to swim and get a bit wet. Canoes, paddles, life vests and a…
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, 10:00am
Blue Licks Battlefield State Resort Park, Carlisle
River Row: It’s still hot in August and September, so why not get out and hit the river? There might even be a chance to swim and get a bit wet. Canoes, paddles, life vests and a…
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Aug 27 2022, 7:00pm
Blue Licks Battlefield State Resort Park, Carlisle
SHAKESPEARE IN THE PARK WEEKEND AND GETAWAY VACATION PACKAGEAUGUST 27 - 28 at 7pmThe Team of Blue Licks Battlefield State Resort Park is proud to partner with Image Theatre with…
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Aug 28 2022, 12:00am
Blue Licks Battlefield State Resort Park, Carlisle
SHAKESPEARE IN THE PARK WEEKEND AND GETAWAY VACATION PACKAGEAUGUST 27 - 28 at 7pmThe Team of Blue Licks Battlefield State Resort Park is proud to partner with Image Theatre with…
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Sep 2 2022, 2:00pm
Blue Licks Battlefield State Resort Park, Carlisle
River Row: It’s still hot in August and September, so why not get out and hit the river? There might even be a chance to swim and get a bit wet. Canoes, paddles, life vests and a…
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