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Kentucky Horse Park

4089 Iron Works Pkwy., Lexington, KY

Phone:
1-(859)-233-4303

Website:
www.kyhorsepark.com/

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Upcoming Events

Halloween Camp-Out II – (Campers Only)

Holiday

The Halloween Campout returns for its annual fright with two great weekends in 2018! It will include an ice cream social, games and crafts for the kids, live entertainment, trick or treating, a costume contest and much more. This is the perfect way to send the camping season out with a bang. Sponsored in part by the KHP Foundation.

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• Tue 10/16/18 - Sat 10/20/18 at 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

KHP History Tour

Talks/Lectures,Tour,History/Science

(2 hours in length), $15 per person. An excursion around the Kentucky Horse Park shows visitors the history of the lands that make up the park today. Visit 19th-Century family cemeteries, experience the dueling grounds, and enjoy some treats along the way! (Please dress comfortably. This tour does include some walking and is not recommended for those under 12.)

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• Wed 10/17/18 - Sat 10/20/18 at 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Equine Cemetery Tour

Talks/Lectures, Tour, History/Science

(2 hours in length), $15 per person. A new walking equine cemetery tour will bring visitors to some of our very famous (and other not-as-famous) past Equine residents! Explore some of the cemeteries and graves we have around the center of the Kentucky Horse Park, see a 19th century horse-drawn hearse, and make a s’more or two! (Please dress very comfortably; this is walking tour and although there are no stairs to climb, there are slight inclines throughout the tour.)

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• Wed 10/17/18 - Sat 10/20/18 at 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

PMHA Fall Harvest Horse Show

Equestrian

Welcome to the Purebred Morab Horse Association (PMHA), dedicated to educate the public about the Morab breed. The Morab comes from two breeds, one of ancient desert descent and the other the American Morgan. This show is AHA approved for Arabians and Half Arabians. There are classes for youth, adults, fun classes and Liberty. This show is also open to any breed and will feature classes for Saddlebreds. The Arabian and Half Arabian classes are approved by AHA and will count towards Region 14.

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• Sat 10/20/18 - Sun 10/21/18 at 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Hagyard MidSouth 3-Day Event & Team Challenge

Equestrian

The Hagyard MidSouth Three-Day Event and Team Challenge is a 3-day eventing competition. This event is USEA and USEF sanctioned. The three disciplines that will make up the competition are dressage, cross-country, and show jumping.

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• Wed 10/17/18 - Sun 10/21/18 at 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

KHP History Tour

Talks/Lectures,Tour,History/Science

(2 hours in length), $15 per person. An excursion around the Kentucky Horse Park shows visitors the history of the lands that make up the park today. Visit 19th-Century family cemeteries, experience the dueling grounds, and enjoy some treats along the way! (Please dress comfortably. This tour does include some walking and is not recommended for those under 12.)

Information:

• Wed 10/24/18 - Sat 10/27/18 at 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

CKRH Halloween Trail Ride & Used Tack Sale

Benefit/Fundraiser

Don't miss this annual Tack Sale that transforms CKRH into a treasure chest of amazing finds and great deals! This year’s event will be Saturday, October 27 at 8 am. Community residents and businesses have donated all types of new and slightly used tack, riding clothes and shoes, horse gear and more. From the most seasoned equestrian to a new horse owner, everyone can find exactly what they need. And with proceeds going straight to CKRH, you don’t have to feel guilty about buying another horse blanket or pair of boots! This is also a wonderful opportunity to ride through the Kentucky Horse Park amid the fall colors. The Trail Ride will be between 9 am-3 pm with a costume contest at 2 pm. The trail winds through approximately 10 miles of the Kentucky Horse Park and Barton Brothers Farms. There is a $45 entry fee, and riders are required to show a current Coggins and health certificate for their horses.

Information:

• Sat 10/27/18 at 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Equine Cemetery Tour

Talks/Lectures, Tour, History/Science

(2 hours in length), $15 per person. A new walking equine cemetery tour will bring visitors to some of our very famous (and other not-as-famous) past Equine residents! Explore some of the cemeteries and graves we have around the center of the Kentucky Horse Park, see a 19th century horse-drawn hearse, and make a s’more or two! (Please dress very comfortably; this is walking tour and although there are no stairs to climb, there are slight inclines throughout the tour.)

Information:

• Wed 10/24/18 - Sat 10/27/18 at 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Vintage Market Days of Lexington

Craft Show,Antiques,Flea Market,For the Family

Vintage Market Days® is an upscale vintage-inspired indoor/outdoor market featuring original art, antiques, clothing, jewelry, handmade treasures, home décor, outdoor furnishings, consumable yummies, seasonal plantings and a little more. Vintage Market Days® events are so much more than a flea market. Each Vintage Market Days® event is a unique opportunity for vendors to display their talents and passions in creative venues.

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• Fri 10/26/18 - Sat 10/27/18 at 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
• Sun 10/28/18 at 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

USMGA Fall Finale – US Championship Final

Equestrian

The United States Mounted Games Association was formed to inspire, encourage interest, and increase participation in Mounted Games in the United States. Their mission is to increase the number of riders involved in Mounted Games, improve the quality and number of our United States competitions, and to enhance the image of equestrian games as a spectator sport. USMGA aims to provide niche in equine sports by making Mounted Games, a relatively inexpensive horse sport, available to the general public for the advancement and understanding of the equine industry.

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• Sat 10/27/18 - Sun 10/28/18 at 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Octoberfest

Equestrian

Green through novice divisions will be on display -- a great event for green to advanced horses in training. There will also be a trade fair on the grounds as well as a costume contest on Saturday during the combined test stadium jumping and on Sunday on cross-country.

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• Sat 10/27/18 - Sun 10/28/18 at 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM

National Horse Show

Equestrian

Nine days of events! The National Horse Show is the culmination of the east coast summer equestrian season. With $845,000 in prize money offered, the National Horse Show has been designated a CSI4*-W event by the FEI. Competition starts with equitation championships, followed by International Open Jumpers and the top-rated hunter sections. For six consecutive years, the National Show Hunter Hall of Fame has named the National Horse Show as the Horse Show of the Year.

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• Sat 10/27/18 - Sun 11/4/18 at 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM

2018 National Horse Show

Equestrian

The National Horse Show is pleased to announce its return on October 27- November 4, 2018, to the Alltech Arena at the Kentucky Horse Park with exciting new divisions and prizes. Information regarding vendor participation, entry requirements and advertising is available through nhs.org. Sponsorship inquiries can be made directly through Ariel Weisman. Those seeking information on the recent addition of the Hamel Foundation NHS 3’3 Equitation Championship, the ASPCA Maclay National Championship, or the Leo Conroy Maclay Grant can also find the most recent news online. Equitation Championship Weekend October 27-28 • The Hamel Foundation NHS 3’3” Equitation Championship • Taylor Harris Insurance Services NHS 3’ Adult Equitation Championship • NHS KHJA Equitation Championship Hunter Highlights • Cismont Manor $50,000 Hunter Classic sponsored by the Wheeler Family (Class winner will receive a car courtesy of Audi of Lexington) • Leading Hunter Rider Cash Bonus Show Jumping Highlights • $250,000 Longines FEI World Cup Jumping Lexington • Leading Jumper Rider Cash Bonus • Leading Jumper Rider to receive a car courtesy of Audi of Lexington • Hollow Brook Wealth Management $50,000 Show Jumping Hall of Fame Series Grand Prix Equitation Highlights • ASPCA Alfred B. Maclay National Championship (Winning trainer to receive a car courtesy of Audi of Lexington)

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• Sat 10/27/18 - Sun 11/4/18 at 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM