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Kentucky Artist Commissioned for Bronze Sculpture

In a recent Fox News article titled "The final resting places of 7 American sports legends," the Kentucky Horse Park's Man o' War memorial and grave site was noted among other final resting places, like ones for Joe DiMaggio, Vince Lombardi, and others. The article also notes that the park is the site of Isaac Burns Murphy's grave, as well.

Queen Elizabeth's Granddaughter, Zara Phillips, to Make Debut Appearance

The organizers of the 2015 CP National Horse Show, scheduled for Lexington, Kentucky on October 27th through November 1st, 2015, announced that the show has been chosen as one of only seven events that will comprise the East Coast division of the all-new Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping North American League.

The Kentucky Horse Park is looking for a few specific breeds of horses to be ambassadors for their breeds in the “Breeds Barn Show” at our world-famous tourist attraction. The representatives must fit their breed standards, be sound and between the ages of 5 and 10, preferably geldings, and have no bad habits.

The CP National Horse Show announced today that noted equestrian artist Jan Lukens will create paintings of the 2014 National Horse Show champions and class winners for an art exhibition to be held during the 2015 CP National Horse Show.

Recently, Trekaroo (a web resource widely utilized by parents and grandparents seeking out family-friendly activities) posted a blog listing recommendations for people in the Cincinnati area. The Kentucky Horse Park was mentioned in a section recounting ideas for nearby places to go.

The Kentucky Horse Park will be full of action this spring, as the world-class facility hosts two weeks of world-ranking show jumping events. The Kentucky Spring Horse Show Series will be presenting an FEI CSI2* and CSI3* ranked week May 6-17, 2015.
 

The Blue Grass Trust’s Antiques & Garden Show will open Friday, March 6th at 11:00 am, a one-hour snow delay.

The date of the Gala Preview Party has been changed FROM Thursday night TO Saturday night, March 7, from 6:00 to 9:00 pm. The suggested attire is weather-appropriate and boots!

In an article released by Chicago Parent, an independent publication based in the Chicago area, the Kentucky Horse Park is mentioned as one of four recommended spring break quick-trip destinations from the U.S.'s third largest city. Along with two cities closer to Chicago (Kohler, WI and St.