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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 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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Jun 11 2021, 12:00am
Fort Boonesborough State Park, Richmond
A weekend devoted to everyone's birthday. We will have scheduled times for crafts, entertainment, free tours and putt-putt, and lots more. Saturday afternoon we will have a…
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Jun 11 2021, 9:00am
EP Tom Sawyer State Park, Louisville
Summertime is FUN time at E. P. “Tom” Sawyer State Park. We are committed to providing quality, educational, and fun day camps for kids. Each camp is overseen by recreation…
Bourbon, Horses & History
Bourbon, Horses & History
Jun 12 2021, 12:00am
Kentucky Dam Village State Resort Park, Calvert City
Join us on the Second Saturday each month for Strolling Saturdays. We will guide you through some of our Park Trails, so that you can familiarize yourself with some of our natural…
Western Waterlands
Western Waterlands
Jun 12 2021, 12:00am
Fort Boonesborough State Park, Richmond
A weekend devoted to everyone's birthday. We will have scheduled times for crafts, entertainment, free tours and putt-putt, and lots more. Saturday afternoon we will have a…
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Jun 12 2021, 12:00am
Old Mulkey Meetinghouse State Historic Site, Tompkinsville
The Celebration is undergoing major changes this year as we reinvent it to be COVID friendly! There will still be contests but the featured exhibit, demonstrations and…
Caves, Lakes & Corvettes
Caves, Lakes & Corvettes
Jun 12 2021, 11:00am
Big Bone Lick State Historic Site, Union
Join us for a day of discovery at Big Bone Lick State Historic Site! On Saturday June 12th from 11 A.M. to 2 P.M. there will be lots to explore including Ice Age fossils, Native…
Northern Kentucky River Region
Northern Kentucky River Region
Jun 12 2021, 6:00pm
Lake Barkley State Resort Park, Cadiz
Join us for our  1st Sip and Paint .  The  local artist Sean Wallace from Brush Strokes will provide instructional paint session. All paint, brushes and…
Western Waterlands
Western Waterlands
Jun 13 2021, 12:00am
Fort Boonesborough State Park, Richmond
A weekend devoted to everyone's birthday. We will have scheduled times for crafts, entertainment, free tours and putt-putt, and lots more. Saturday afternoon we will have a…
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Settlers at Fort Harrod
Jun 19 2021, 8:00am
Parks Ground, Harrodsburg
Come and experience a full scale 1770's re-enactment with settlers, Natives, traders, demonstrators, music, Native attacks on the fort and much more all weekend!  Living…
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Jun 19 2021, 1:00pm
Perryville Battlefield State Historic Site, Perryville
Reverend Charles Quintard was an American physician and clergyman who became the second bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Tennessee. When the Civil War broke out in 1861, he came…
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region