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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 12 2022, 12:00am
Rough River Dam St. Rst. PK, Falls Of Rough
It's BLUEGRASS MUSIC time again!  Every second Friday evening of the month guests can enjoy free entertainment.  Make this a weekend retreat by also purchasing…
Bourbon, Horses & History
Bourbon, Horses & History
Aug 12 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 13 2022, 12:00am
Rough River Dam State Resort Park, Falls Of Rough
It's 1928 and Mobster and bootlegger Danny "Lucky" Campisano hosts the GRAND OPENING of his new Speak Easy for friends and associates.  He has ordered a special case of…
Bourbon, Horses & History
Bourbon, Horses & History
Aug 19 2022, 12:00am
Rough River Dam St. Rst. PK, Falls Of Rough
Concert in the Park continues with some great entertainment.  The Linda Smith Band, sponsored by Fentress Marine and Leitchfield Exterminating, will bring favorite rock and…
Bourbon, Horses & History
Bourbon, Horses & History
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, 12:00am
Rough River Dam St. Rst. PK, Falls Of Rough
Wright Implement is making this free event possible by sponsoring NITE SHIFT.  This rock and roll cover band has been playing together since the 1970's and is always a crowd…
Bourbon, Horses & History
Bourbon, Horses & History
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
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