Kentucky Horse Park Foundation

SOUTHERN LIGHTS HOLIDAY FESTIVAL RETURNS

‘Top 100 Event’ Runs Nov. 21-Dec. 31 at Kentucky Horse Park

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Nov. 17, 2014) – A family tradition in Kentucky, the Southern Lights holiday festival, presented by Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Kentucky Inc., returns to the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, Nov. 21-Dec. 31. More than 115,000 individuals in more than 27,000 vehicles attend Southern Lights annually from Kentucky and beyond, giving Southern Lights status as a premier holiday event in the region and nation. 

Information About the Cigar Memorial Fund

The Kentucky Horse Park Foundation joins equestrian enthusiasts from around the world in mourning the loss of beloved racehorse Cigar. This great champion’s legacy and impact are truly immeasurable, and the Hall of Champions here at the Kentucky Horse Park will never be the same. The Kentucky Horse Park Foundation has established a Cigar Memorial Fund and is honored to accept memorial gifts in Cigar’s name. Proceeds from the Cigar Memorial Fund will be used towards a statue and landscaping surrounding Cigar’s grave.

BATTLE IN THE SADDLE CELEBRITY TEAM PENNING EVENT IS FUN FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY

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.
 
The Kentucky Horse Park Foundation is proud to bring you the 2014 Battle in the Saddle Celebrity Team Penning competition, presented by Merial.  This exciting event pairs two amateur riders with a celebrity guest rider to compete to see who has the skills and bravery to pen a group of cattle in the quickest time.
 
2014 Celebrities in the Saddle include (subject to change):