Non-Equine Events

RK-5K The Twilight Race at Rolex Kentucky

Dates: 
Friday, April 24, 2015 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm
Event Description: 

Join us for the inaugural "RK-5K," The Twilight Run at the Rolex Kentucky 3 Day Event on Friday, April 24, 2015 at 6:30pm at the Rolex Stadium on the grounds of the Kentucky Horse Park.

The race will feature a chip timed/competitive 5K run and an untimed 1 Mile fun run/walk. All 5K participants will receive a commemorative RK-5K technical T-shirt and kids (under 12) participating in the fun run/walk will receive a finishers medal.  DJ, Overall & Age Group Awards (5K), Raffle and a beautiful race course.

Runners/walkers with strollers and dogs on a leash are welcomed to join in the fun. We just ask that both groups start toward the back at the beginning of the race.

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RK-5K

Hippity Hoppity Hunt (Campers Only)

Dates: 
Saturday, April 4, 2015 - 11:00am
Event Description: 

The annual Hippity Hoppity Hunt takes place at the Kentucky Horse Park Campground on Saturday, April 4!  Little campers and their parents will enjoy the Easter Bunny, an egg hunt, a petting zoo, crafts, and a lunch sponsored by Northside RVs.  

The Hippity Hoppity Hunt is open only to campers, so be sure to get your reservation in by contacting the KHP Campground at (800) 370-6416 directly or the reservation system at (888) 4KY-PARK or www.parks.ky.gov or going straight to the campground pages on this website at:

http://kyhorsepark.com/visit/park-info-resources/khp-campground

Date and Time:
Saturday, April 4 – 11 am – 3pm

Campground Fee:
$30.00 – Sunday-Thursday per night/1-8 people
$32.00 – Friday-Saturday per night/1-8 pepole
$26.00 per night/primitive with electric
$20.00 per night/primitive

Park Admission:
Campground guests get a discounted admission to visit the Kentucky Horse Park during your stay as well as free parking –
$12.00 adults
$6.00 kids (7-12)

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KHP Campground
Phone: 
859-259-4257

Saint Pete's Pacers

Dates: 
Saturday, December 27, 2014 - 10:00am to 4:00pm
Event Description: 

The 2nd Annual 5K Walk/Run will take place on December 27 at the Kentucky Horse Park. Come to Race Day Registration from 9 - 10 AM at the Kentucky Horse Park and follow the signs. For more information about how to participate, please follow the link listed below.

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Catholic Diocese of Lexington

Special Olympics Kentucky State Equestrian Competition

Dates: 
Saturday, October 10, 2015 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
Event Description: 

The Kentucky Special Olympics Kentucky State Equestrian Competition will take place at the Alltech Arena. For more information, please visit http://www.soky.org.

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Special Olympics Kentucky
Phone: 
502.695.8222

Southern Lights Military Night

Dates: 
Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 5:30pm to 10:00pm
Event Description: 

All active duty and veteran military that show proper military ID will receive free admission for one personal vehicle to Southern Lights.

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Hosted by: 
Kentucky Horse Park Foundation
Phone: 
859-255-5727

KHSAA State Cheerleading Competition

Dates: 
Saturday, December 12, 2015 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
Event Description: 

The Kentucky High School Athletic Association Competitive Cheer Championships is a high school cheerleading competition. Divisions will be split in size: small, medium, large, and super large. There will also be a coed division. For more information on the KHSAA Competitive Cheer Championship please call KHSAA at 859-299-5472 or go to www.KHSAA.org. Photo courtesy of KHSAA.org.

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KHSAA
Phone: 
859-299-5472

Oleika Shriners Rodeo

Dates: 
Friday, November 20, 2015 - 6:00pm to Saturday, November 21, 2015 - 10:00pm
Event Description: 

We welcome you to the 5th Annual Oleika Pro Rodeo!  We are proud to now be the new home of the IPRA National All Region Finals!  
 
Join us on November 20 & 21 to cheer on 90 of the best cowboys and cowgirls in the country as they compete in bareback and saddle broncs, calf roping, steer wrestling, barrel racing, team roping, cowgirl breakaway roping and bull riding!
 
Come early when the doors open at 6 pm for a pre-show performance by the Kentucky Cowtown Rangers at 6:30 pm.  They are the only club in KY sanctioned by the Cowboy Mounted Shooting Association.  The rodeo will begin at 7:30 pm.
 
Tickets:
          Adults - $17 (at the door) or $15 (advanced sale)
          Children 6-10 - $10 (at the door) or $8 (advanced sale)
          Children 5 & Under - Free
          Group Rates Available - email:  info@oleikarodeo.com
 
Free Parking

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Oleika Shriners

9th Annual Holly Day Market

Dates: 
Wednesday, November 11, 2015 - 10:00am to Sunday, November 15, 2015 - 6:00pm
Event Description: 

The Holly Day Market is a three-day winter holiday event. Hosted by the Junior League of Lexington, this event combines boutique-style holiday shopping with holiday events and activities designed to get customers into the holiday spirit. There is an admission fee which will go to the Junior League of Lexington. For more information on the Holly Day Market please call the Junior League of Lexington at 859-252-5727 or visit www.hollydaymarket.com. Photo courtesy of www.hollydaymarket.com.

Friday: 10am-6pm
Saturday: 10am-6pm
Sunday: 12pm-6pm

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Hosted by: 
Junior League of Lexington
Phone: 
859-252-5727