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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.

 

Latest on Coronavirus 

•    Kentucky State Parks are open. Some park facilities may close as a precaution.
•    Kentucky State Parks is monitoring the latest information from the Governor’s Office and the Department of Public Health on the coronavirus outbreak. For more information, visit here.
•    Parks are taking precautions with extra and more frequent cleaning, modifying food services by eliminating buffet meals, and removing tables and chairs to allow for more space between guests.
•    Parks is directing employees to remain home if they are ill and to take other precautionary steps such as frequently washing hands.
•    Some state park events may change due to the outbreak. Please call the park you plan to visit to check on the event status.

Kentucky State Parks Events Calendar

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My Old Kentucky Home
Mar 31 2020 , 9:00am
My Old Kentucky Home State Park, Bardstown
A fun, discovery filled tour about the traditions of the Easter holiday in Victorian America. A great experience for the whole family! Don't miss, "Meadow's in the Bloom" this…
Bourbon, Horses & History
Bourbon, Horses & History
Mar 31 2020 , 10:00am
John James Audubon State Park Museum, Henderson
AUDUBON ARTS and the Ohio Valley Art League have joined forces for a new art exhibit called “Peace in the Valley”. Artistry displayed during "Peace in the Valley" is meant to…
Bluegrass, Blues & BBQ
Bluegrass, Blues & BBQ
Mar 31 2020 , 2:00pm
Waveland State Historic Site, Lexington
Looking for something fun, unique and different to do with a friend or a group? Waveland State Historic site is serving tea every Tuesday! Tea is served at 2 p.m. in the mansion on…
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
My Old Kentucky Home
Apr 1 2020 , 9:00am
My Old Kentucky Home State Park, Bardstown
A fun, discovery filled tour about the traditions of the Easter holiday in Victorian America. A great experience for the whole family! Don't miss, "Meadow's in the Bloom" this…
Bourbon, Horses & History
Bourbon, Horses & History
Apr 1 2020 , 10:00am
John James Audubon State Park Museum, Henderson
AUDUBON ARTS and the Ohio Valley Art League have joined forces for a new art exhibit called “Peace in the Valley”. Artistry displayed during "Peace in the Valley" is meant to…
Bluegrass, Blues & BBQ
Bluegrass, Blues & BBQ
Apr 2 2020 , 8:00am
Yatesville Lake Golf Course, Louisa
Seniors!  Ages 62+Enjoy 18-holes of golf with a golf cart for $25.00 per player every Tuesday and Thursday.Call 606-673-4300 to set up your tee time.
Kentucky Appalachians
Kentucky Appalachians
My Old Kentucky Home
Apr 2 2020 , 9:00am
My Old Kentucky Home State Park, Bardstown
A fun, discovery filled tour about the traditions of the Easter holiday in Victorian America. A great experience for the whole family! Don't miss, "Meadow's in the Bloom" this…
Bourbon, Horses & History
Bourbon, Horses & History
Apr 2 2020 , 10:00am
John James Audubon State Park Museum, Henderson
AUDUBON ARTS and the Ohio Valley Art League have joined forces for a new art exhibit called “Peace in the Valley”. Artistry displayed during "Peace in the Valley" is meant to…
Bluegrass, Blues & BBQ
Bluegrass, Blues & BBQ
Apr 3 2020 , 12:00am
Rough River Dam State Resort Park, Falls Of Rough
The Breckinridge Bluegrass Association is sponsoring this special event to benefit Hosparus of Kentucky.  Guests will enjoy an entire weekend of Bluegrass music by some of…
Bourbon, Horses & History
Bourbon, Horses & History
Apr 3 2020 , 12:00am
NBSRP, Slade
Join us at Natural Bridge State Resort Park, April 3 & 4, 2020 to learn about the wildflowers that grow on the park and in the area from the Kentucky Native Plant Society.…
Daniel Boone Country
Daniel Boone Country