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Bluegrass Rockin' Rodeo

The inaugural Bluegrass Rockin' Rodeo will take place on Friday, November 17, 2017 and Saturday, November 18, 2017, at the Alltech Arena at the Kentucky Horse Park. The doors will open at 5:00 pm and rodeo will start at 7:30 pm. 

Tickets can be purchased at the DOOR TONIGHT AND TOMORROW.



inside THE KHP



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

Featured Event



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). 

More info at


Medals, Memories & Milestones: Great Moments in American Show Jumping

Thursday, December 07, 2017 - 09:00 AM to Friday, November 30, 2018 - 05:00 PM
The first phase of the new Wheeler Museum exhibit is now open at the USHJA Headquarters
Learn More

KHSAA State Cheerleading Competition

Saturday, December 09, 2017 - 08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
The Kentucky High School Athletic Association Competitive Cheer Championships is a high school cheerleading competition
Learn More

Snowball Series Mounted Games

Saturday, December 09, 2017 - 08:00 AM to Sunday, December 10, 2017 - 05:00 PM
The Snowball Series Mounted Games is a mounted games regional MGAA competition
Learn More


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

Walker Montgomery to Perform at Bluegrass Rockin' Rodeo

Article Updated November 02,2017
  Walker Montgomery to Perform at Bluegrass Rockin’ RodeoKentucky Horse Park event slated for 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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