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Employment

Employment

The Kentucky Horse Park is seeking applications for interim (seasonal) positions in many different areas. Please follow the link for more information on how to apply.

Camp with Us

Camp with Us

Our campground offers 260 spacious sites with 50/30/20 amp electric and water. All sites are 55' paved back-ins with fire rings and picnic tables. Two dump stations are provided, as well.

Attractions

Attractions

Ready to experience the top Lexington attractions for kids and adults alike? Meet legends at the Hall of Champions, see interesting breeds at the Breeds Barn Show, and more!

Jimmy Winkfield

Black Horsemen of the Kentucky Turf

The IMH’s latest exhibit, which opened April 1, celebrates the influential contributions of African Americans to the horse industry in Kentucky.  

Central KY Home Expo

Kentucky Horse Park Hosts 40th Anniversary Event Series

To commemorate its 40th Anniversary and the people and horses on which it has left its mark, the Kentucky Horse Park will host a series of community events throughout the spring and summer. From an Open House Kickoff event, to several Family Fun Nights with special pricing, the KHP’s 40th Anniversary schedule includes activities for all ages to enjoy. Click here to view all event dates, details, and times. Download the KHP 40th Anniversary brochure.

Events

MidSouth Pony Club Horse Trials

Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 08:00 AM to Sunday, June 24, 2018 - 05:00 PM
A few hundred competitors are expected and they will compete in Dressage, Cross Country, and Show Jumping
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Extreme Mustang Makeover

Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 08:00 AM to Saturday, June 23, 2018 - 07:00 PM
Come watch trainers compete for $125,000 in cash and prizes
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Lexington Carriage Classic Pleasure Driving Show

Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 08:00 AM to Sunday, June 24, 2018 - 05:00 PM
The Lexington Carriage Classic Pleasure Driving Show will take place at The Kentucky Horse Park's covered arena
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Youth Riding Camp Week 4 - Summer Break

Monday, June 25, 2018 - 08:00 AM to Friday, June 29, 2018 - 03:30 PM
The Kentucky Horse Park Summer Youth Riding Camp is a great way for children that are crazy about horses to come out and become pros at stable management, horse care, horseback riding, and much more! Camp activities on and off horseback include: Basics of horsemanship, stable management, horseback riding, mounted games, arts and craft, visiting the International Museum of the Horse, and seeing behind the sense of The Kentucky Horse Park
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Kentucky Horse Park Run/Walk Club (13)

Monday, June 25, 2018 - 05:00 PM to 08:00 PM
The popular Kentucky Horse Park Run/Walk Club returns to the park on Monday nights this summer, June 4 to September 23, from 5-8 p
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News

Black Horsemen of the Kentucky Turf Exhibit Open

Article Updated May 11,2018
In April 2018, the International Museum of the Horse (IMH) opened a permanent exhibition, Black Horsemen of the Kentucky Turf, to celebrate the forgotten contributions of African Americans to the horse industry in Kentucky

US Equestrian Celebrates Groundbreaking Ceremony for New Headquarters

Article Updated May 11,2018
US Equestrian held a groundbreaking ceremony on Friday, May 11, ushering in the construction of its new 35,000 square-foot office building at the Kentucky Horse Park

KHP Will Not Offer Oaks, Derby Wagering

Article Updated May 04,2018
Please note: the Kentucky Horse Park will NOT be offering off-track betting for the Kentucky Oaks or Kentucky Derby this year

The Park At a Glance

Kentucky Horse Park

4089 Iron Works Pike
​Lexington, KY 40511

Directions

(859) 259-4200
(800) 678-8813

April 1, 2018 – November 4, 2018

Open daily, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time


November 6, 2017 – March 31, 2018

Open Wed – Sun, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time
Closed Mon & Tue


Closed

Thanksgiving Eve & Day
Christmas Eve & Day
New Year’s Eve & Day

General Admission - Includes Next Day Free


April 1, 2018 – November 4, 2018 (April 26-29, 2018 - Kentucky Three-Day Event ticket required)

Adults: $20
Children 6-12: $9


November 6, 2017 – March 31, 2018

Adults: $12
Children 6-12: $6

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