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The Farmhouse Café and the Bit & Bridle Restaurant are now open for the Kentucky Horse Park’s 2014 tourist and show season!
 
The Farmhouse Café is open Monday-Friday, 8am–3pm, for breakfast and lunch featuring unique favorites with a lighter touch in a restored farmhouse setting. 
 

Dressage lovers don’t have to wait until summer’s warm weather to enjoy their favorite sport.  They have the Snowbird Dressage Winter Series at the Kentucky Horse Park to enjoy when they itch for that special “dance” between horse and rider.  

Alltech Arena, Kentucky Horse Park
Friday, February 28, 2014  4 pm – 8 pm
Saturday, March 1, 2014  10 am – 5 pm
Sunday, March 2, 2014  11 am – 4 pm

Lexington KY, February 10, 2014- Kentucky Round-Up 2014, hosted by the Kentucky Horse Council (KHC) on February 15 and 16, at the Kentucky Horse Park, announces its schedule of clinicians, demonstrations, exhibits and activities for families, children, novice Horse Owners and advanced horsemen.

Attention Horse People!!!

The Breeds Barn at the Kentucky Horse Park is looking for a few specific breeds of horses to be ambassadors for their breeds in the “Horses of the World Show” at our world-famous tourist attraction and equine competition facility!

Lovers of Kentucky’s first native breed of horse, the beautiful American Saddlebred, will thoroughly enjoy the 2014 special exhibition entitled Oak Hill Farm – A Jewel of the Bluegrass, presented by the American Saddlebred Musem’s Showplace for Saddlebreds on the grounds of the Kentucky Horse Park.

Horses in the Morning recently visited with Kentucky Horse Park executive director John Nicholson for their February 3rd edition of their daily radio show. Horses in the Morning airs weekdays and can be heard via www.horsesinthemorning.com, among other outlets.

John Nicholson, executive director of the Kentucky Horse Park since June 1, 1997, announced his retirement on January 15th, and that announcement has been in the news with multiple outlets, including this recent segment of BizLexChat.

Wellington Elementary School Students Exhibit Work to Celebrate the Year of the Horse

The 2014 Cincinnati Reds Caravan begins and ends at Great American Ball Park with an expanded route of 17 fan stops in five states with the addition of stops in Evansville, Ind., and Nashville, Tenn.