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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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October 2019

Wednesday, October 02, 2019 - 08:00 AM to Saturday, October 05, 2019 - 05:00 PM

Hundreds of off-track Thoroughbreds, each with 10 months or less of retraining. Three days of competition in 10 different disciplines, vying for a share of $100,000 in prize money. Thousands ...Read More

Wednesday, October 02, 2019 - 01:00 PM to Saturday, October 05, 2019 - 05:00 PM

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Wednesday, October 09, 2019 - 10:00 AM to Sunday, October 13, 2019 - 08:00 PM

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Friday, October 11, 2019 - 08:00 AM to Sunday, October 13, 2019 - 05:00 PM

Horsepower meets Horse Park at the 2nd Goodguys Kentucky Nationals at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, October 11-13. Don’t miss a jam-packed weekend of cool cars, cool people and good t ...Read More

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Saturday, October 12, 2019 - 07:00 AM to Sunday, October 13, 2019 - 05:00 PM

Located in the Dressage complex. 

OCT. 12- 13 —The KDA Fall Classic I will be held at the Kentucky Horse Park. This is typically our smallest re ...Read More

Thursday, October 17, 2019 - 08:00 AM to Sunday, October 20, 2019 - 05:00 PM

Friday, October 18, 2019 - 12:08 AM to Sunday, October 20, 2019 - 12:17 AM

ILHA is the original and only recognized association for the Liberty discipline. ILHA was founded by world-renowned Liberty Trainer, Dan James and his wife Elizabeth to promote the Liberty discipli ...Read More

Friday, October 18, 2019 - 12:00 PM to Saturday, October 19, 2019 - 08:30 PM

The Crawl: Tales of the Kentucky Horse Park
Presented by the International Museum of the Horse

Discover both equine and human death, disease, and m ...Read More

Friday, October 25, 2019 - 10:00 AM to Sunday, October 27, 2019 - 04:00 PM

Vintage Market Days® is an upscale vintage-inspired market featuring original art, antiques, clothing, jewelry, handmade treasures, home décor, outdoor furnishings, consumable yummies, season ...Read More

Saturday, October 26, 2019 - 07:00 AM to Sunday, October 27, 2019 - 05:00 PM

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Saturday, October 26, 2019 - 08:00 AM to Sunday, November 03, 2019 - 08:00 PM

The CP National Horse Show is a 5-day hunter/jumper event. The event will feature a full array of hunter divisions, Junior & Amateur Owner Jumpers, the top Open Jumpers from the USA and a ...Read More

Saturday, October 26, 2019 - 09:00 AM to Sunday, October 27, 2019 - 05:00 PM
October 2019