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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
Apr 3 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 3 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 , 4:00pm
Two Rivers Restaurant @ General Butler Lodge, Carrollton
Come out and enjoy our Seafood Buffet for the first Friday of the month!Two Rivers Restaurant is open 4 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Northern Kentucky River Region
Northern Kentucky River Region
Apr 3 2020 , 5:00pm
Cumberland Falls State Resort Park , Corbin
Come out and enjoy our Seafood Buffet for the first Friday of the month! The Riverview Restaurant has a beautiful view of the Cumberland River and is the ideal place for a special…
Daniel Boone Country
Daniel Boone Country
Apr 3 2020 , 5:00pm
Harbor Lights Restaurant (Inside Park Lodge), Gilbertsville
Our famous Friday Night Fish Buffet is back! Join us every Friday in the Harbor Lights Restaurant for our fish buffet! The buffet will be served from 5pm until closing each night!…
Western Waterlands
Western Waterlands
Apr 4 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 4 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
My Old Kentucky Home
Apr 4 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
Volunteer Helping Pick up the Park
Apr 4 2020 , 9:00am
Park Grounds, Harrodsburg
This Event Has Been Canceled. The community is invited to help us clean and pick up the park in preparation for the spring mowing season and for the Community Easter Egg Hunt the…
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Apr 4 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