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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.

$5 parking may apply

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August 2020

Tuesday, July 28, 2020 - 08:00 AM to Sunday, August 02, 2020 - 05:00 PM

USHJA Pony Hunter Derby Finals - East Coast

$5,000 USHJA National Hunter Derby

$25,000 Hagyard Lexington Classic

$50,000 Kentucky Summer Grand Prix

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Monday, August 03, 2020 - 08:00 AM to Sunday, August 09, 2020 - 05:00 PM

August 1, 2020 - Kentucky Horse Shows LLC and USEF Notice of Competition Cancellations of Kentucky Summer Classic and USEF Pony Finals

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The safety of our members, their families, support…

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Saturday, August 08, 2020 - 07:30 PM to 10:00 PM

The African American Forum, a non-profit arts and cultural organization, is committed to developing programs that support and highlight the artistic, cultural and educational achievements of African…

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Tuesday, August 11, 2020 - 08:00 AM to Sunday, August 16, 2020 - 05:00 PM

Competitions located in Alltech Arena, Rolex Stadium, Walnut Ring, HJ Complex, Covered Arena. For more information, visit 

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Wednesday, August 19, 2020 - 07:00 AM to Sunday, August 23, 2020 - 01:08 PM

Sunday, August 23, 2020 - 07:00 AM to Monday, August 24, 2020 - 10:20 PM

Established in 2001, the USEF Junior Hunter National Championship showcases the best junior hunters in the nation while providing riders opportunities to meet and spend time with competitors from all…

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Wednesday, August 26, 2020 - 07:30 AM to Sunday, August 30, 2020 - 07:30 AM

The USEA American Eventing Championshipsis the annual national championships for every level of eventing from Beginner Novice to Advanced. Each September, hundreds of juniors, adult amateurs, and…

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Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 08:00 AM to Monday, August 31, 2020 - 05:00 PM

Parking fee for the Kentucky Horse Park– All Dog Show exhibitors pay only ONE entry fee. Tell the Horse Park Main Gate employee that you are with the Dog Show and you will be waved through to the…

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August 2020