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KHP Winter Schedule

Dates:  January 1 through March 31, 2018

Open:   Wednesday through Sunday 9-5

Closed: Monday & Tuesday

Closed: Bit & Bridle Restaurant closed until April 1st


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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!

Jimmy Winkfield

Black Horsemen of the Kentucky Turf

The International Museum of the Horse will open a permanent exhibition to celebrate the forgotten contributions of African Americans to the horse industry in Kentucky on April 1. 

Central KY Home Expo

KHP and Kentucky Derby Museum to Offer Legacy and Legend Tour

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. 


Road to the Horse

Thursday, March 22, 2018 - 08:00 AM to Sunday, March 25, 2018 - 06:00 PM
A vision of Steven and Tootie Bland, Road to the Horse was created with passion and perseverance
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Yoga in the Museum (2)

Thursday, March 22, 2018 - 06:30 PM to 07:30 PM
The Kentucky Horse Park’s International Museum of the Horse is hosting a new, free Yoga in the Museum series in 2018 with the partnership of Chelsey Reid of Red Horse Yoga in Georgetown, Ky
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Paul Frazer Memorial Combined Test & Dressage

Saturday, March 31, 2018 - 08:00 AM to 05:00 AM
The Paul Frazer Memorial Combined Test and Dressage Competition is dedicated to a former CKRH Board Member who for years worked to remove physical barriers to handicapped young people in our schools
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40th Anniversary Open House

Monday, April 02, 2018 - 08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Help us kick off a series of 40th Anniversary events on opening day of our spring season! Enjoy half-off admission, as well as cupcakes, kids’ crafts, and a new, historical display in the Visitor Center; and the launch of the Black Horsemen of the Kentucky Turf exhibit at the International Museum of the Horse
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Legacy and Legend Tour of the KHP & Kentucky Derby Museum

Thursday, April 05, 2018 - 07:15 AM to 02:00 PM
The Kentucky Horse Park has formed a partnership with the Kentucky Derby Museum to celebrate its 40th Anniversary! Limited spots available for these special tours, which include transportation from Louisville to Lexington and back, lunch, admissions to both attractions and an exclusive guided experience! 
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The One and Only Cowboy Up for a Cure Rodeo Rides Again

Article Updated March 12,2018
The Cowboy Up for a Cure Rodeo, presented by Jack Kain Ford, returns to the Kentucky Horse Park’s Alltech Arena, on Saturday, April 7, 2017 at 7 pm

Kentucky Horse Park Statement on the Passing of Dr. Pearse Lyons, Founder of Alltech

The Kentucky Horse Park extends its deepest sympathy to the Lyons family upon the passing of our good friend, Dr

Kentucky Horse Park to Offer Partnership Tour with Kentucky Derby Museum

The Kentucky Horse Park and the Kentucky Derby Museum have partnered on an exclusive, guided tour experience for guests to learn more about the legacy and legend of famous Thoroughbreds and Kentucky Derby champions

The Park At a Glance

Kentucky Horse Park

4089 Iron Works Pike
​Lexington, KY 40511


(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


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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