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Closed Monday and Tuesday

Open Wednesday through Sunday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. 

inside THE KHP



The Kentucky Horse Park is seeking applications for interim (seasonal) positions in many different areas. Please follow the link for more information on how to apply.

Camp with Us

Camp with Us

Our campground offers 260 spacious sites with 50/30/20 amp electric and water. All sites are 55' paved back-ins with fire rings and picnic tables. Two dump stations are provided, as well.



Ready to experience the top Lexington attractions for kids and adults alike? Meet legends at the Hall of Champions, see interesting breeds at the Breeds Barn Show, and more!

Jimmy Winkfield

Black Horsemen of the Kentucky Turf

The IMH’s latest exhibit, which opened April 1, celebrates the influential contributions of African Americans to the horse industry in Kentucky.  

RK Gun Shows

Gun & Knife Show at Alltech Arena

Looking for a great way to spend a day or the weekend of January 12th & 13th? If you are a gun collector or a hunting enthusiast, the gun show at the Kentucky Horse Park is a great place to spend some time. RK Shows will have a variety of vendors displaying guns, hunting supplies, military surplus and outdoor gear available to teach you, answer your questions, and find exactly what you’re looking for. Safety is first at all of RK Shows Events, so we will have security and check-in points for the safety of our attendees and vendors.

Saturday: 9 AM – 5 PM
Sunday: 9 AM – 4 PM


TriState MX

Friday, January 25, 2019 - 12:00 AM to Saturday, January 26, 2019 - 12:00 AM
Part of the 2019 Indoor Championship Series
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Kentucky After Christmas Sale

Friday, February 01, 2019 - 08:00 AM to Saturday, February 02, 2019 - 05:00 PM
Live/onsite multi-breed gaited equine auction specializing in pleasure Tennessee Walking Horses
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Bulls, Bands and Barrels

Saturday, February 09, 2019 - 07:00 PM to 11:00 PM
The BIGGEST party of the winter in coming back to Lexington, KY!! For the 3rd year in a row the Bulls, Bands, & Barrels Tour is coming to The Kentucky Horse Park Alltech Arena in beautiful Lexington, KY on February 9, 2019 at 7 PM with Bull Riding, Barrel Racing, FREE STYLE BULLFIGHTS plus Brinson James the entertainer and a concert by Kentucky's own, Nicholas Jamerson of Sundy Best with special guest Tyler Booth Music and Laid Back Country Picker!! Gates open at 5:30, pre party with Laid Back Country Picker at 6:00 with the show starting at 7:00 PM! Tickets are on sale NOW at https://bit
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KHSAA State Wrestling Championships

Friday, February 15, 2019 - 08:00 AM to Saturday, February 16, 2019 - 05:00 PM
The 56th KHSAA State Wrestling Championships will be held at Alltech Arena Feb
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Snowbird Dressage III

Saturday, February 16, 2019 - 08:00 AM to 06:00 PM
Snowbird Dressage is a Kentucky Dressage Association sanctioned Dressage show
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Kentucky Horse Park Commission Meeting

Article Updated January 10,2019

Kentucky Horse Park Hosts 40th Anniversary Event Series

Article Updated July 25,2018
To commemorate its 40th Anniversary and the people and horses on which it has left its mark, the Kentucky Horse Park will host a series of community events throughout the spring and summer

Man O' War 5K/10K Race

Article Updated July 20,2018
UPDATE: We are disappointed to announce that due to the storms that have blown through our area, tomorrow's run for big red 5K/10K race has been canceled; the race is rescheduled for August 4th

The Park At a Glance

Kentucky Horse Park

4089 Iron Works Pike
​Lexington, KY 40511


(859) 259-4200
(800) 678-8813

April 1, 2018 – November 4, 2018

Open daily, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time

November 6, 2017 – March 31, 2018

Open Wed – Sun, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time
Closed Mon & Tue


Thanksgiving Eve & Day
Christmas Eve & Day
New Year’s Eve & Day

General Admission - Includes Next Day Free

April 1, 2018 – November 4, 2018 (April 26-29, 2018 - Kentucky Three-Day Event ticket required)

Adults: $20
Children 6-12: $9

November 6, 2017 – March 31, 2018

Adults: $12
Children 6-12: $6

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