Skip to the content



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

Click here for a printer-friendly listing of upcoming events. Click here to view past calendar events.
September 2020

Thursday, September 03, 2020 - 08:00 AM to Sunday, September 06, 2020 - 08:00 AM

Friday, September 04, 2020 - 08:00 AM to Sunday, September 06, 2020 - 05:00 PM

2020 Superhero Run.png
Saturday, September 05, 2020 - 08:30 AM to 12:00 PM

This is not your typical 5K!The CASA Superhero Run combines a 5K for all ages, a children’s 1K and a FESTIVAL! The 1K will start at 8:30 a.m. followed by the 5K at 9 a.m. Superhero figurines will…

...Read More

Saturday, September 05, 2020 - 01:00 PM to 08:00 PM

The Chuck Givens Born 2 Win Horse Sale is very excited to offer this opportunity to all breeders who are looking for a large market to sell their outstanding equine athletes they have bred and raised.…

...Read More

RMI Logo 2c.png
Wednesday, September 09, 2020 - 09:00 AM to Saturday, September 12, 2020 - 09:00 AM

Come on out to the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, Kentucky September 9th through September 12th, 2020, for the 32nd Annual Rocky Mountain Horse Association International Grand Championships. Horses…

...Read More

Friday, September 11, 2020 - 08:00 AM to Sunday, September 13, 2020 - 05:00 PM

Saturday, September 12, 2020 - 10:00 AM to 03:00 PM

The Franklin County Cross Country Invitational is a middle school and high school cross-country meet. The meet is hosted by Franklin County High School. There will be a $6 spectator fee for this event…

...Read More

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 08:00 AM to Sunday, September 20, 2020 - 05:00 PM

High Hope Steeplechase-2801.CourtesyKHPJamesShambhu.jpg
Sunday, September 20, 2020 - 10:00 AM to 07:00 PM

Learn everything you need to know about this year's High Hope Steeplechase at:


For questions and volunteer opportunities...
Phone:  859-967-9444
Email Address:…

...Read More

Friday, September 25, 2020 - 08:00 AM to Sunday, September 27, 2020 - 05:00 PM

The Jump Start Horse Trials is a 3-day-eventing competition. Riders will compete in Dressage, Cross Country and Show Jumping. This event features levels that are recognized by the United States…

...Read More

Friday, September 25, 2020 - 10:28 AM to Sunday, September 27, 2020 - 10:29 AM

Norwalk, CT (August 3, 2020) -- Due to increased concern over public safety resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic, EQUITANA USA’s live three-day celebration of the horse is canceled for 2020. The world…

...Read More

Saturday, September 26, 2020 - 07:30 AM to Sunday, September 27, 2020 - 07:30 PM

Equestrian Events, Inc, the organizers of the Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event presented by MARS Equestrian, is organizing a two-day cross-country schooling at the Kentucky Horse Park on September…

...Read More
September 2020