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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. Campgrounds will open June 11, 2020.
•    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 and modifying food services with carry out food services. For the latest updates on state parks and the coronavirus, visit here.
•    Some state park events may change or be cancelled 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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Jul 17 2020 , 5:00pm
John James Audubon State Park Museum, Henderson
Extraordinary nature photography exhibit, "Of Feathers and Fields," by artist Mark Herron, is displayed at the John James Audubon State Park Museum from July 1 through Sept. 27,…
Bluegrass, Blues & BBQ
Bluegrass, Blues & BBQ
Jul 18 2020 , 8:00am
Gamaliel Elementary School, Gamaliel
OFFICIAL MONROE COUNTY BICENTENNIAL EVENTLooking for information on your Monroe County ancestors, have a picture you need help identifying, wondering about DNA…
Caves, Lakes & Corvettes
Caves, Lakes & Corvettes
Jul 18 2020 , 9:00am
Old Mulkey Meetinghouse State Historic Site, Tompkinsville
OFFICIAL MONROE COUNTY BICENTENNIAL EVENTTim Lee Carter was a man of many talents. The notable Monroe County native was a teacher, state championship coach, veteran, doctor and…
Caves, Lakes & Corvettes
Caves, Lakes & Corvettes
Jul 18 2020 , 10:00am
Columbus-Belmont State Park, Columbus
Celebrate National Ice Cream Day at Columbus-Belmont State Park. Enjoy a free sampler Ice Cream Cone with each meal  (min $4) Check out other fun and Ice…
Western Waterlands
Western Waterlands
Prothonotary Warbler
Jul 18 2020 , 10:00am
John James Audubon State Park Museum, Henderson
Visit the John James Audubon Museum soon for this extraordinary nature photography exhibit, “Of Feathers and Fields,” by Artist Mark Herron. As John James Audubon captured the…
Bluegrass, Blues & BBQ
Bluegrass, Blues & BBQ
Jul 18 2020 , 10:00am
Online, Tompkinsville
OFFICIAL MONROE COUNTY BICENTENNIAL EVENTLooking for information on your Monroe County ancestors? Let us help! This "virtual" event will introduce you to various local…
Caves, Lakes & Corvettes
Caves, Lakes & Corvettes
Jul 18 2020 , 12:00pm
Recreation Center - General Butler State Resort, Carrollton
Join us at the Rec Center as we paint with Painting With Acrylics 101.com. $20 cash at the door.All supplies provided. Leave with your own masterpiece!Call (502)732-4384 for…
Northern Kentucky River Region
Northern Kentucky River Region
Jul 18 2020 , 2:00pm
Fort Boonesborough State Park, Richmond
When the Kentucky combination of heat and humidity make many outdoor activities too uncomfortable to enjoy, we will have a special program, presentation, lecture or demonstration…
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Jul 18 2020 , 4:30pm
Old Mulkey Meetinghouse State Historic Site, Tompkinsville
OFFICIAL MONROE COUNTY BICENTENNIAL EVENT Abraham Hestand was an American Revolutionary War veteran, a Kentucky pioneer and a member of this church. However, the location of his…
Caves, Lakes & Corvettes
Caves, Lakes & Corvettes
Jul 18 2020 , 6:30pm
Park Restaurant (Inside Park Lodge), Gilbertsville
Little By Little will be performing on Saturday, July 18th at our park restaurant patio! There performance will be from 6:30 - 8:30pm! Little By Little plays a great mix of folk,…
Western Waterlands
Western Waterlands