Upcoming Events

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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June 2017

Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 9:00am to Friday, November 30, 2018 - 5:00pm
The first phase of the new Wheeler Museum exhibit is now open at the USHJA Headquarters....Read More.
Friday, February 24, 2017 - 8:00am to Saturday, December 30, 2017 - 5:00pm
Tom and Donna Moore were innovators and game changers in the Saddlebred industry, both as a team and separately. They fought their way to the top of the very exclusive world of Saddlebreds and put together several dynasties of show horses never before matched by a public training stable....Read More.
Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 9:00am to Wednesday, November 1, 2017 - 5:00pm
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. Man o’ War is considered to be the successful race horse in American history....Read More.
Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 9:00am to Wednesday, October 31, 2018 - 5:00pm
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, June 28, 2017 - 8:00am to Sunday, July 2, 2017 - 6:00pm
The Silverama Region 14 Horse Show and Arabian Championship is a 5-day Arabian horse show event comprised of a youth show and the championship for the 14th Region of the Arabian Horse Show Association. The 14th region includes Kentucky, Ohio and West Virginia....Read More.
Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
The Kentucky Horse Park will be hosting a sign ceremony to unveil the American Pharoah Way in Woodford & Fayette Counties. The ceremony will begin at 1:00 p.m. and will be held in the park's courtyard (visitor center, in the case of inclement weather). ...Read More.
Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 8:00am to Monday, July 3, 2017 - 9:00pm
Come to the Kentucky Horse Park to cool off during the balmy days of summer. Over the five night Fourth of July holiday, we will offer lots of family fun to help you keep you cool, including swimming, ice cream, movies, Nascar races, pony rides and much, much more! ...Read More.
Friday, June 30, 2017 - 9:00am to Sunday, July 2, 2017 - 11:00am
The Carriage Association of America (CAA) Carriage Festival is a 2-day driving event including a show, educational seminars, driving-at-will, and social activities. The show is a USEF-approved local competition....Read More.

June 2017