Kentucky Horse Park Hosts Three of America’s Top Horse Shows
Horse Shows Ranked in Top 25 of 2011 Report by North American Riders Group
LEXINGTON, Ky. (Feb. 7, 2012) – The North American Riders Group (NARG) has released its second annual report of the Top 25 Horse Shows, and three of those shows are held at the Kentucky Horse Park annually - the Alltech National Horse Show, the Kentucky Spring Horse Shows, and the Adequan FEI North American Junior and Young Rider Championships. The Kentucky Horse Park was the only facility in North America to host more than one Top 25 show on the list.
Press Release Date: Wednesday, January 11, 2012 Contact Information: Pat Stipes,
502-564-4930 ext. 159
WHO: Kentucky Derby Winner Funny Cide; Representatives of “There’s Only One” Attractions in Kentucky; Officials from Kentucky Tourism, Arts and Heritage Cabinet and Dept. of Travel and Tourism
Fox News came to the Kentucky Horse Park a couple of weeks ago to shoot part of a story which they aired on Friday. They filmed at the Maker's Mark Secretariat Center, a Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation facility (located here at the park), which does great work in assisting off-the-track Thoroughbreds find new careers and new homes. This story is about the challenges faced by retired racers: Watch the Fox News Story.