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The Kentucky Horse Park hosts a diverse selection of events. On any given weekend, visitors will find some of the most fun things to do in Lexington, including horse shows, rodeos, festivals, museum exhibits, shopping and more. If you're searching for fun family things to do in Lexington, check out our event calendar below for activities that will keep everyone entertained.

Please note that while we make every effort to present accurate information on our calendar, all listings are subject to change without notice. Contact the event organizer via the information provided in the calendar listing to verify events, times, prices, dates, and venues.

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September 2017

Friday, February 24, 2017 - 08:00 AM to Saturday, December 30, 2017 - 05:00 PM

Tom and Donna Moore were innovators and game changers in the Saddlebred industry, both as a team and separately ...Read More

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Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 09:00 AM to Wednesday, November 01, 2017 - 05:00 PM

Man o' War: The Mostest Horse That Ever Was will run at the International Museum of the Horse from March 29, 2017 through November 1, 2017 ...Read More

Thursday, June 08, 2017 - 09:00 AM to Wednesday, October 31, 2018 - 05:00 PM

The International Museum of the Horse follows the journey of Preston Dyer as he embarks on the second leg of his trip to the Middle East to seek out Arabian bloodstock to bring back to America ...Read More

Wednesday, August 30, 2017 - 12:00 PM to Sunday, September 03, 2017 - 06:00 PM

During the dog days of summer, the Kentucky Horse Park Campground will offer families many activities to appreciate ...Read More

Monday, September 25, 2017 - 07:00 AM to Friday, September 29, 2017 - 05:00 PM

Instruction will include flatwork, jumping, crowd control, tactics, and search techniques ...Read More

Monday, September 25, 2017 - 05:00 PM to 08:00 PM

The Kentucky Horse Park Run/Walk Club (​#KHPRunWalkClub) will meet on Mondays from June 5 to September 25 (except Labor Day) ...Read More

Friday, September 29, 2017 - 08:00 AM to Sunday, October 01, 2017 - 05:00 PM

The Jump Start Horse Trials is a 3-day-eventing competition ...Read More

Friday, September 29, 2017 - 04:30 PM to 10:00 PM

The KHP Foundation Battle in the Saddle is a celebrity team penning event benefiting the KHP Foundation ...Read More

September 2017