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Since the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games just wrapped up in Normandy, it was the perfect time for Business Lexington to review the experience we had here at the Kentucky Horse Park while hosting in 2010, as well as what has been happening at the park since the games concluded.

The second annual Battle in the Saddle Celebrity Team Penning Event returns to the Kentucky Horse Park’s Covered Arena on Sunday, October 12, 2014.
 

‘Standardbred Old Friends’ Profiles Breed in Stories and Photos

Lexington, Ky. - The 2014 US Pony Finals are ready to begin at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, Ky. From August 5-10, over 700 ponies from across the country will compete with their youth riders in hunter, jumper, and equitation classes.
 

A memorial for the most successful jockey of all time is officially under construction in Lexington’s East End neighborhood. Today, Mayor Jim Gray joined community leaders, representatives from Blue Grass Community Foundation and state officials in breaking ground at the Isaac Murphy Memorial Art Garden.

Lexington, Ky. - The 2014 Adequan/FEI North American Junior & Young Rider Championships presented by Gotham North (NAJYRC) will play host to 216 young athletes from Canada, the Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Mexico, and the United States across four disciplines.

The Kentucky Horse Park Foundation is pleased to announce its newly formed partnership with equine apparel company Noble Outfitters.  Noble Outfitters has graciously agreed to sponsor the Kentucky Horse Park Mustang Troop by providing its participants with riding apparel, including boots, gloves, socks, ringside packs, hoof picks, and flashlight

Breyer Animal Creations, the iconic American toy brand that makes the world’s finest model horses for play and collecting, will host the 25th annual BreyerFest, our annual fan fest and horse fair, this July 11-13 at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, Kentucky.
 

TripAdvisor has awarded the Kentucky Horse Park with a 2014 Certificate of Excellence. This prestigious award recognizes businesses that consistently earn top ratings from TripAdvisor travelers.

The Blood-Horse recently caught up with Kentucky Derby winner Funny Cide at the park's Hall of Champions.