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KHP Winter Schedule


November 6, 2017 through March 31, 2018

Open:   Wednesday through Sunday 9-5

Closed: Monday & Tuesday

Closed: Christmas Eve and Day: December 26th

               New Year's Eve and Day

Closed: Bit & Bridle will be closed December 23rd through January 2nd


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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.



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!

Internacional Museum of the Horse


The IMH is the largest and most comprehensive museum in the world dedicated to exploring the important history of all horses and their impact on human civilization.

Facility Rentals

Facility Rentals

With many different facilities to host horse shows, trade shows, conferences, weddings, family reunions, concerts and more, the KY Horse Park is THE place for uniquely Kentucky events.

KHP Foundation

KHP Foundation

Since its inception in 1985, the KHP Foundation has provided over $25 million worth of improvements, helping make the KY Horse Park the leading equestrian facility of its kind.

Southern Lights

Southern Lights



The Southern Lights holiday festival is open nightly through December 31.  Start at the Campground entrance to drive through festive holiday and horse-themed light displays, then park and come into the Visitor Center to visit with Santa Claus, enjoy an exotic petting zoo, train rides, holiday shopping, a miniature train exhibit and more! 

Open 5:30-10:00 pm nightly.  (Driving Route ONLY on Thanksgiving and Dec. 24-31). 

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Snowbird Dressage (1)

Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Snowbird Dressage is a Kentucky Dressage Association sanctioned Dressage show
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Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
The date for the KAPOS State Elementary and Middle School Competitions have been set for Saturday, December 16, 2017 at Alltech Arena at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington
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Kentucky Horse Park Commission Meeting 4

Thursday, December 21, 2017 - 03:00 PM to 05:00 PM
The Kentucky Horse Park Commission will meet on Thursday, December 21, 2017 at 3:00 p
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KY Invitational Truck & Tractor Pull

Thursday, January 04, 2018 - 07:00 PM to Saturday, January 06, 2018 - 10:00 PM
The 7th Annual Kentucky Invitational rolls into Alltech Arena on January 4, 5, and 6
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Lexington RV Show

Friday, January 19, 2018 - 01:00 PM to Sunday, January 21, 2018 - 05:00 PM
AN RV SHOW FOR RV ENTHUSIASTS! OVER 150 MAKES AND MODELS TO CHOOSE FROM! Featuring the very latest makes and models of recreational vehicles from all the nation’s top manufacturers
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Point Given


Southern Lights Holiday Festival

Article Updated November 16,2017
Southern Lights Holiday Festival Returns to the Bluegrass Family-Favorite Event Runs Nov

Country Star Walker Hayes to Perform at Bluegrass Rockin' Rodeo

The Kentucky Horse Park is thrilled to announce that popular country artist Walker Hayes will perform on the second night of its Bluegrass Rockin’ Rodeo in the Alltech Arena Saturday, Nov

The Park At a Glance

Kentucky Horse Park

4089 Iron Works Pike
​Lexington, KY 40511


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

March 15, 2016 – November 5, 2017

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


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

General Admission - Includes Next Day Free

March 15, 2017 – November 5, 2017 (April 27-30, 2017 - Rolex 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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