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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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Oct 12 2023, 9:15am
My Old Kentucky Home, Bardstown
My Old Kentucky Home will be transformed into the bizarre Victorian world of funerals and mourning all of October! Enter the mansion, draped in black swag and feather plumes, and…
Bourbon, Horses & History
Bourbon, Horses & History
Oct 13 2023, 12:00am
Columbus-Belmont State Park, Columbus
Civil War Days is a fun and educational weekend for all ages.  There will be reenactments, encampments, living history, speakers, battles, period dance, a memorial, and a…
Western Waterlands
Western Waterlands
Oct 13 2023, 12:00am
Carter Caves State Resort Park, Olive Hill
October 7, 13 & 21: Spooky Cave-in Movie  Join us at Cascade Cave for an evening of thrills and chills as we show you a family friendly spooky flick INSIDE THE CAVE!…
Kentucky Appalachians
Kentucky Appalachians
Oct 13 2023, 8:00am
Ft. Boonesborough State Park , Richmond
There will be around 1000 vehicles participating in this large three day car show. In addition there will be swap meet and food vendors. For more information please contact Gary…
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Oct 13 2023, 9:00am
Kentucky Dam Village Meeting Room, Calvert City
Time to wake up from that long Winter's Nap. Join Sara & Co as they guide you through a series of poses and breathing designed to relax and tone the body and mind. No…
Western Waterlands
Western Waterlands
Oct 13 2023, 9:15am
My Old Kentucky Home, Bardstown
My Old Kentucky Home will be transformed into the bizarre Victorian world of funerals and mourning all of October! Enter the mansion, draped in black swag and feather plumes, and…
Bourbon, Horses & History
Bourbon, Horses & History
Oct 13 2023, 10:00am
Big Bone Lick State Historic Site, Union
Boo! The most wicked time of year is here! With 2023 bringing even more spooky sounds and dreadful décor, will you dare to play a round of Haunted Mini Golf? Haunted Mini Golf…
Northern Kentucky River Region
Northern Kentucky River Region
Oct 13 2023, 6:00pm
Ft. Boonesborough State Park , Richmond
Enjoy the sights, sounds and scares of over one and one-half miles of Halloween lights and displays from your car. For  more information please call (859)527-3454.
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Oct 14 2023, 12:00am
Columbus-Belmont State Park, Columbus
Civil War Days is a fun and educational weekend for all ages.  There will be reenactments, encampments, living history, speakers, battles, period dance, a memorial, and a…
Western Waterlands
Western Waterlands
Oct 14 2023, 8:00am
Ft. Boonesborough State Park , Richmond
There will be around 1000 vehicles participating in this large three day car show. In addition there will be swap meet and food vendors. For more information please contact Gary…
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region