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Racin' & Gaitin' For Trent Charity Horse Show

Dates: Monday, January 01, 0001 - 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
Event Description:

Racin' & Gaitin' For Trent Charity Horse Show June 28th & 29th at the Kentucky Horse Park Alltech Arena

Learn more: https://www.reinsofhopekentucky.org

Email: [email protected]

 

Event Location: Alltech Arena
Hosted By:Reins of Hope Kentucky, Inc.

National Mounted Police Colloqium

Dates: Monday, September 25, 2017 - 07:00 AM to Friday, September 29, 2017 - 05:00 PM
Event Description:

Instruction will include flatwork, jumping, crowd control, tactics, and search techniques.

Guest instructors are scheduled to include Jerry Mayo, Royal Canadian Mounted Police (retired), Megan Lau (Maryland National Capital Park Police-MC), Toronto, Canada Mounted Police, and U.S. Border Patrol.

Click here to register with payment online now! (Preferred Method)

Click here for more information.

Event Location: Alltech Arena
Hosted By:KHP Mounted Police

UPHA Chapter 9 Kentucky Fall Classic Horse Show

Dates: Wednesday, October 04, 2017 - 08:00 AM to Saturday, October 07, 2017 - 05:00 PM
Event Description:

The UPHA Chapter 9 Kentucky Fall Classic Horse Show is a 3-day show for saddle/gaited horses. Classes that will be taking place include harness, pleasure, roadster, equitation, and breed-specific classes. The show is sponsored by United Professional Horseman's Association Chapter 9 and is used as their annual fundraiser. The show also benefits the American Saddlebred Museum. For more information on this event please go to www.kentuckyfallclassic.com or call Chuck Walker at (859) 333-1406. Picture courtesy of www.kentuckyfallclassic.com.

Event Location: Alltech Arena
Hosted By:United Professional Horseman's Association Chapter 9
Phone: 859-333-1406

36th Annual Kentucky Book Fair

Dates: Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 09:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Event Description:

Since its inception in 1981, the Kentucky Book Fair has been connecting readers and authors in a celebration of shared passion and mutual interest: the importance of reading and writing. Each year, more than 170 local and national authors participate in the event, signing their latest books and meeting readers from Kentucky and surrounding states. KBF Kids Day, open to schools all over the Commonwealth, gives hundreds of Kentucky students the opportunity to interact with authors through a series of engaging presentations. Kentucky Book Fair programs are free and open to the public; KBF Kids Day programs require registration.

Event Location: Alltech Arena
Event Category: General
Hosted By:Kentucky Humanities
Phone: 859 257-5932

Cheer Elite Classic

Dates: Saturday, December 02, 2017 - 08:00 AM to 06:30 PM
Event Description:
  • An Ultimate Series Champion Qualifier, this cheer event features all-star, school and dance teams from across the country.
  • Doors open at 7 am
  • 8 am -6:30 pm
  • $8 admission fee
Event Location: Alltech Arena
Event Category: Non-Equine Events
Hosted By:

KAPOS 2017

Dates: Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Event Description:

The date for the KAPOS State Elementary and Middle School Competitions have been set for Saturday, December 16, 2017 at Alltech Arena at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington.  Competition times are listed as Eastern Standard Time.   All elementary and middle school cheer teams are encouraged to participate in their regional competitions which must be completed by Friday, December 1.  Regional winners will advance to the state competition.  For more information visit kapos.org

Event Location: Alltech Arena
Event Category: Non-Equine Events
Hosted By:
Website: kapos.org

KY Invitational Truck & Tractor Pull

Dates: Thursday, January 04, 2018 - 07:00 PM to Saturday, January 06, 2018 - 10:00 PM
Event Description:

The 7th Annual Kentucky Invitational rolls into Alltech Arena on January 4, 5, and 6.  Admission is $20 (kids under 6 free).  For more information visit www.kentuckyinvitational.com.

Event Location: Alltech Arena
Event Category: Non-Equine Events
Hosted By:

Lexington RV Show

Dates: Friday, January 19, 2018 - 01:00 PM to Sunday, January 21, 2018 - 05:00 PM
Event Description:

AN RV SHOW FOR RV ENTHUSIASTS!

OVER 150 MAKES AND MODELS TO CHOOSE FROM!

Featuring the very latest makes and models of recreational vehicles from all the nation’s top manufacturers.  Special factory rebates, financing, and on the spot loan approval makes this show a cannot miss for the serious RV enthusiasts!

That’s not all……

The show will feature a huge parts and accessories exhibit, along with campgrounds, tow vehicles, and everything you may need for your next RV vacation.

Seminars, features, and entertainment will set this show apart from all others in the state.

There is something for everyone at the LEXINGTON RV SHOW!

Ticket Prices: $8 Adults; Kids under 12 Free

For more information visit www.lexingtonrvshow.com

 

 

Event Location: Alltech Arena
Event Category: Non-Equine Events
Hosted By:

Governor's Prayer Breakfast

Dates: Tuesday, February 06, 2018 - 07:30 AM to 09:30 AM
Event Description:

The Governor's 52nd Annual Prayer Breakfast will be Tuesday, February 6 from 7:30 am to 9:30 am at the Kentucky Horse Park's Alltech Arena.

Guest speakers include Albert Veksler, Israeli Director, Jerusalem Prayer Breakfast Movement, and Nick Mingione, UK Head Baseball Coach.

$20 per ticket at the door; tables of 8 for $160. For advance tickets, email [email protected] More information: https://buff.ly/2GbBOoC

Event Location: Alltech Arena
Event Category: General
Hosted By:Governor's Office

Cheer Elite Best of the Best National Championships

Dates: Saturday, March 17, 2018 - 08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Event Description:

This OPEN NATIONAL COMPETITION is a battle between all of the Top Scoring teams, Grand Champions and Ultimate Champions from all of our events this season.   

It is also open to all other teams that want to join in the fun!!! We will have a GREAT COACH'S HOSPITALITY ROOM! 

All teams participating in this competition receive a trophy, regardless of score and number of teams in their division. Other awards that will be given are Grand Champion, Ultimate Champion, Specialty Awards, Spirit Award and Coach of the Year Award as well as the participant's favorite Top Gun Awards and TONS OF MEDALS, TROPHIES AND BANNERS.  We will also be giving out RINGS to the Ultimate Champion winners!! We look forward to your participation, and helping us increase the donations for the Greenhouse 17 Shelter !! 

Admission $8

Parking $5/per car load

All Star Cheer Teams:  

$45/competitor, $45/crossover

School Cheer Teams:  

$45/competitor for the 1st routine, 

$12/competitor for each additional routine 

(sideline & 2 1/2 min; sideline & fight song, etc.)

Dance Teams: 

$45/competitor for the 1st routine, $12/competitor for each additional routine (pom & hip hop, etc.)

Solo/Duet/Stunt groups:  $60/competitor

School Cheer will compete on mats.

Dance will compete on marley.

All Star Cheer will compete on spring floor.

We look forward to seeing you this year!!  

Event Location: Alltech Arena
Event Category: Non-Equine Events
Hosted By:Cheer Elite

American Truck Historical Society Annual Convention and Truck Show

Dates: Thursday, May 31, 2018 - 08:00 AM to Sunday, June 03, 2018 - 05:00 PM
Event Description:

We will be exhibiting 1,000+ large and 50+ small vintage/antique trucks, 100+ vendors of all types, lots of food options, children’s area with pony rides.

Greg Evigan from the TV hit BJ & the Bear will be onsite along with the truck he drove in the show, signing autographs and photo opportunities.

$30-$35 for a 3/day pass or daily gate ticket price $15 with children 12 and under free.

Event Location: Alltech Arena
Event Category: Non-Equine Events
Hosted By:American Truck Historical Society
Phone: 816.891.9900

American Haflinger Registry National Sporthorse Show

Dates: Thursday, July 05, 2018 - 08:00 AM to Sunday, July 08, 2018 - 05:00 PM
Event Description:
Event Location: Alltech Arena
Hosted By:American Haflinger Registry
Phone: 315-246-2269

Downunder Horsemanship - 2018 Walkabout Tour

Dates: Saturday, July 28, 2018 - 08:00 AM to Sunday, July 29, 2018 - 05:00 PM
Event Description:

At Walkabout Tours, horse trainer Clinton Anderson holds nothing back. He shares the ultimate goal of horsemanship with his personal horses and explains the training process, right from the start, by working with local problem horses. Step-by-step, he demonstrates how his training method helps real horses with real problems get real results. Whether you ride English or western or are a serious competitor or love to hit the trails, learn how Clinton uses the Method to develop respectful and safe horses. From problem horses and learning to build your confidence to advanced riding techniques and trick training, the weekend offers something for every level of horseman.

Event Location: Alltech Arena
Event Category: Educational Classes
Hosted By:Downunder Horsemanship Ranch
Phone: 888-287-7432

National Horse Show 2018

Dates: Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 07:00 AM to Sunday, November 04, 2018 - 05:00 PM
Event Description:
Event Location: Alltech Arena
Hosted By:
Phone: 561.753.3389

US Dressage Finals (1)

Dates: Thursday, November 08, 2018 - 07:00 AM to Sunday, November 11, 2018 - 05:00 PM
Event Description:
Event Location: Alltech Arena
Hosted By:
Phone: 859.971.2277

TriState MX

Dates: Friday, January 25, 2019 - 12:00 AM to Saturday, January 26, 2019 - 12:00 AM
Event Description:

Part of the 2019 Indoor Championship Series.  Amateurs youth to adult and also money classes with lots of prizes -- Motocross at its best!  Doors open at 5, races start at 7.  Contestant signups start at 10 am. See Facebook page for ticket prices. 

https://www.facebook.com/TriStateMX/

 

Event Location: Alltech Arena
Event Category: Non-Equine Events
Hosted By:

Kentucky After Christmas Sale

Dates: Friday, February 01, 2019 - 08:00 AM to Saturday, February 02, 2019 - 05:00 PM
Event Description:

Live/onsite multi-breed gaited equine auction specializing in pleasure Tennessee Walking Horses. 

Welcome and anticipated entries include the following: Kentucky Mountain Saddle Horse, Racking Horse, Tennessee Walking Horse, Missouri Fox Trotter, Rocky Mountain Horse, United Mountain Horse, National Spotted Saddle Horse, Spotted Saddle Horse, American Gaited Mule. 

Entry deadline Jan. 18, 2019

www.horsesaleslp.com

Event Location: Alltech Arena
Hosted By:Horse Sales L.P.

Bulls, Bands and Barrels

Dates: Saturday, February 09, 2019 - 07:00 PM to 11:00 PM
Event Description:

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.ly/2A9soIX!!

Event Location: Alltech Arena
Hosted By:

KHSAA State Wrestling Championships

Dates: Friday, February 15, 2019 - 08:00 AM to Saturday, February 16, 2019 - 05:00 PM
Event Description:

The 56th KHSAA State Wrestling Championships will be held at Alltech Arena Feb. 16-17. Visit www.khsaa.org for more information. Event parking $5.

Event Location: Alltech Arena
Event Category: Non-Equine Events
Hosted By:

Central Kentucky Home Expo

Dates: Friday, February 22, 2019 - 08:00 AM to Sunday, February 24, 2019 - 05:00 PM
Event Description:
The 2019 Central Kentucky Home Expo will be an all-new home building & improvement show like never before!  

Exciting New Features Include:
  • The Expo will be featured on the Alltech Arena Floor
  • Tiny Home Village
  • Make Your House a Home for a Lifetime:  Home Modification Options
  • Smart Home Central
  • More to come!

If you are thinking about remodeling or new home construction, then the Central Kentucky Home Expo is your destination for the latest and hottest ideas!
Central Kentucky Home Expo - Event Details
Location KY Horse Park Alltech Arena (4089 Iron Works Pkwy, Lexington, KY 40511)
Dates & Times:
  • Friday, February 22:  4pm - 8pm
  • Saturday, February 23:  10am - 5pm
  • Sunday, February 24:  11am - 4pm 
Tickets:  $5/adult, under 12 free
  • Tickets can be purchased at the event
  • Free parking
  • Handicap accessible
Event Location: Alltech Arena
Event Category: Non-Equine Events
Hosted By:

Blue Grass Trust Antiques & Garden Show

Dates: Friday, March 01, 2019 - 10:00 AM to Sunday, March 03, 2019 - 05:00 PM
Event Description:

Beautiful regional show, 70+ Quality Dealers of antiques, fine art, garden & floral design, silver, jewelry, rugs, prints, maps & more, complimentary daily lectures, ala carte cafes & bars.

Daily tix @ door: $20; Run of show tix: $30, fundraiser for Blue Grass Trust for Historic Preservation. GALA Preview Party March 1, 6-9 p.m.  

Event Location: Alltech Arena
Event Category: Non-Equine Events
Hosted By:The Blue Grass Trust for Historic Preservations
Phone: 859-253-0362

Kentucky Crafted Market

Dates: Saturday, March 16, 2019 - 10:00 AM to Sunday, March 17, 2019 - 04:00 PM
Event Description:

The Kentucky Crafted Market is the Kentucky Arts Council’s premier marketing event of Kentucky artistry produced each year. The show features the highest quality art, craft, literature, music and food found in the state. More than 200 Kentucky Crafted and select out-of-state artists, musicians and artisanal food producers make their finest work available to wholesale buyers and the general public during the three-day event.

Wholesale buyers have the rare opportunity at The Market to place orders directly with producers of Kentucky traditional and contemporary fine art and craft, as well as publishers of Kentucky related books and specialty food products.

Doors are opened to the general public for two days each year. Shoppers can find fine art and craft from Kentucky’s most extraordinary artists, participate in hands-on arts educational activities, or take a break at the Kentucky Stage music festival featuring some of the state’s best-loved musicians and performers.

Kentucky is one of a few states in the nation to sponsor a show of this kind for its art and craft businesses. Its 37-year tradition of excellence has not gone unnoticed. The Kentucky Crafted Market was named the No. 1 Fair & Festival in the country four times by readers of AmericanStyle Magazine. The Southeast Tourism Society has named it a Top 20 Event for 15 years.

Trade Hours:  Friday, March 15 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. (Wholesale buyers with ID only)

Public Hours: Saturday, March 16 10 a.m. - 6 p.m and Sunday, March 17 10 a.m. - 4 p.m

Public Admission:
$8.00 online or at the door (Children 15 and under free with adult admission.)

Online Ticket Purchase:
https://secure.kentucky.gov/formservices/Arts/CraftedTickets-2019

Parking: $5.00

The Kentucky Crafted Market offers art, live music, literature and food

  • Nearly 200 exhibitors of fine art, craft, books and food
  • Featuring two days of Americana, bluegrass and world music performances
  • Specialty food products from Kentucky Proud members
  • Hands-on activities and a holding area for purchases
Event Location: Alltech Arena
Hosted By:

Road to the Horse

Dates: Friday, March 22, 2019 - 08:00 AM to Sunday, March 24, 2019 - 06:00 PM
Event Description:

A vision of Steven and Tootie Bland, Road to the Horse was created with passion and perseverance. Steven and Tootie were believers in a message they wanted to share with the world. The message: create a relationship which is based on a foundation of trust with the horse, and everything else can be accomplished. Fans at Road to the Horse, follow the journey and witness an accumulation of a lifetime of passion and knowledge be put to the test as elite clinicians from around the world face off for the coveted World Championship of Colt Starting title. Fans witness partnerships develop before their very eyes, they witness the setbacks and witness the triumphs, as competitors build a relationship with an untouched 3-year-old American Quarter Horse which will then be put to the ultimate test, where only one can walk away with the World Championship of Colt Starting title.

Visit Road to the Horse

Event Location: Alltech Arena
Hosted By:Ride the Remuda

Cowboy Up for a Cure Rodeo

Dates: Saturday, April 06, 2019 - 07:00 PM to Friday, April 06, 2018 - 09:00 PM
Event Description:

The Cowboy Up for a Cure Rodeo, presented by Quick Lane Tire & Auto Center at Jack Kain Ford, returns to the Kentucky Horse Park’s Alltech Arena, on Saturday, April 6, 2019 at 7pm.

Gates will open at 6pm and attendees can enjoy our children’s activity center or shop for rodeo style apparel at one of the many vendors on-hand. 

Award-winning, professional rodeo entertainment will be provided by 3 Bar J Rodeo of Union City, Indiana, with a field of over 200 entrants. 

Since 2014, Cowboy Up for a Cure, Inc. has hosted this annual event to raise money for pediatric cancer patients seeking treatment in Central Kentucky.

To date, $250,000 of the funds raised by Cowboy Up for a Cure, Inc. have directly benefited the DanceBlue Kentucky Children's Hospital Hematology/Oncology Clinic in endeavors such as the UK PAWS Program

The Cowboy Up for a Cure Rodeo has been awarded the Mid-States Rodeo Association’s Best Rodeo during the 2015, 2016 and 2018 Rodeo seasons.

Tickets may be purchased online or at the door.  Cost is $17 per person, with children five years of age and younger admitted free of charge.  Groups of 10 or more may purchase tickets at a discounted rate online, with ticket code UKSTORG.


About Cowboy Up for a Cure, Inc.

Cowboy Up for a Cure, Inc. was founded in 2013, to benefit children with various forms of pediatric cancer.  Our goal is to raise awareness and to support a pathway to progress for families faced with this adversity.
 


About the UK PAWS Program 

The PAWS Program at the DanceBlue Kentucky Children's Hospital Hematology/Oncology Clinic was created to be the educational liaison between the school, the family, and the medical team, on behalf of the patients we serve. The PAWS Program was established in August 2014 through the generous support of two non-profit organizations: Cowboy Up for a Cure and DanceBlue: For the Kids.


Event Location: Alltech Arena
Hosted By:

Kentucky Spring Premier Horse Show

Dates: Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 08:00 AM to Saturday, April 13, 2019 - 05:00 PM
Event Description:

Held in the Kentucky Horse Park's Alltech Arena, the Spring Premier Horse Show is charity driven show, the KY Spring Premier has held silent auctions, pitch a pig contests and other efforts to raise money for such charities as Thursday’s Child and the American Saddlebred Museum.

The show provides a laid-back atmosphere while allowing exhibitors a first class horse show in a beautiful setting. There is nothing more beautiful than Kentucky in the springtime and no place on earth is more spectacular than the Kentucky Horse Park.

We hope you will come join us at the Kentucky Spring Premier American Saddlebred Horse Show. The three-day full schedule includes a wide range of performance classes for Saddlebreds, Hackneys, and Road Horses.  

Click here to learn more!

Event Location: Alltech Arena
Hosted By:

Scott County Schools Graduation

Dates: Friday, May 24, 2019 - 08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Event Description:
Event Location: Alltech Arena
Event Category: Non-Equine Events
Hosted By:
Phone: 502-863-3663

Woodford County Schools Graduation

Dates: Saturday, May 25, 2019 - 08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Event Description:
Event Location: Alltech Arena
Event Category: Non-Equine Events
Hosted By:
Phone: 859-879-4600

Franklin County High Schools Graduation

Dates: Saturday, May 25, 2019 - 08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Event Description:
Event Location: Alltech Arena
Event Category: Non-Equine Events
Hosted By:
Phone: 502-695-6700

4H Horse Judging

Dates: Thursday, June 06, 2019 - 07:30 AM to 03:00 PM
Event Description:

Schedule of Events

  • 7:30am: Registration begins
  • 8:00am: Contest Begins, Judging and Hippology
  • 11:30am Lunch (when judging portion is finished) 
  • 1 hour after lunch begins, Senior Divsion gives oral reasons
  • Awards will be given Friday night at the Contest Awards Ceremony at UK Campus, Seay Auditorium

Learn more at https://afs.ca.uky.edu/4h-youth/horse/event/ky-4-h-horse-judging-contest

Event Location: Alltech Arena
Hosted By:

Lexington Rodeo

Dates: Friday, June 14, 2019 - 07:30 PM to Saturday, June 15, 2019 - 10:00 PM
Event Description:
Event Location: Alltech Arena
Hosted By:Lexington Rotary Club
Phone: 859-577-2575

Extreme Mustang Makeover

Dates: Wednesday, June 19, 2019 - 08:00 AM to Sunday, June 23, 2019 - 07:00 PM
Event Description:

Come watch trainers compete for $125,000 in cash and prizes.  Created and presented by the Mustang Heritage Foundation the purpose of the Extreme Mustang Makeover competition is to showcase the beauty, versatility and trainability of the American Mustangs.  This event features mustangs aged 3-6 that have had little to no human contact.  Approved trainers are paired with a mustang and have about 100 days to gentle and train it to compete in classes in handling, conditioning, pattern and trail riding.  The Top 10 will compete in a freestyle finale on Saturday.  At the conclusion all of the horses will be available for sale to the public.

Event Location: Alltech Arena
Hosted By:Mustang Heritage Foundation
Phone: 512-869-3225

UK Transportation Roadeo

Dates: Tuesday, June 25, 2019 - 08:34 AM to Sunday, May 26, 2019 - 08:34 AM
Event Description:

District 7 crews of the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet gathered outside of the Alltech arena for the annual Equipment Roadeo, which competitively tests crew's expertise in operating and maneuvering road work equipment.

 

Event Location: Alltech Arena
Event Category: Non-Equine Events
Hosted By:

RK Gun and Knife Show

Dates: Saturday, June 29, 2019 - 09:00 AM to Sunday, June 30, 2019 - 05:00 PM
Event Description:

Looking for a great way to spend a day or the weekend of June 29th & 30th? If you are a gun collector or a hunting enthusiast, the gun show at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, KY 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. Vendors also will be available to teach you, answer your questions, and help you 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.

Hours

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

Tickets

Adults(Ages 13 & up): $10, VIP: $12.50 – no line, no wait
Children(Ages 6-12): $4, VIP: $6.50 – no line, no wait

VIP Tickets can be purchased online, see below.

Dealer Set Up

Friday: NOON – 7 PM
Saturday: 7:30 AM – 8:30 AM

Event Location: Alltech Arena
Event Category: Non-Equine Events
Hosted By:
Phone: 563.927.8176

Bill Bradley Reining Classic

Dates: Wednesday, July 03, 2019 - 07:00 AM to Sunday, July 07, 2019 - 05:00 PM
Event Description:

NRHA Show at the Alltech Arena to benefit the Reining Horse Foundation. A 4th of July Celebration and a week of awesome reining competition to honor a wonderful man and a fabulous foundation.

Find the show schedule here.

Stay connected with us by following our Facebook group here!

Event Location: Alltech Arena
Hosted By:

Bluegrass Classic Dog Show

Dates: Thursday, August 29, 2019 - 08:00 AM to Monday, September 02, 2019 - 05:00 PM
Event Description:

Five days of all-breed conformation and obedience competition sponsored by the Lexington Kennel Club Inc., the Northern Kentucky Kennel Club Inc., and the Mid-Kentucky Kennel Club Inc. This show will include competition for more than 150 breeds, best-in-show competition, junior showmanship classes, obedience and rally, AKC Owner-Handler Series, Canine Good Citizen Test, and much more! 

Admission to Alltech Arena – Bluegrass Classic Dog Shows will charge $8. per day for admission to all dog events. You may purchase a $40. multi day pass for all 5 days on Wednesday at Alltech Arena from 2pm to 8pm. If you have correct change your waiting time will be reduced. Please display your Bluegrass Classic Pass in your vehicle at all times. There is a $5 Parking Fee upon entering the Kentucky Horse Park. 

To learn more about this event visit https://bgclassic.org. 

Event Location: Alltech Arena
Event Category: Non-Equine Events
Hosted By:Lexington Kennel Club

Comic Xperience

Dates: Saturday, September 07, 2019 - 11:00 AM to Sunday, September 08, 2019 - 06:00 PM
Event Description:

BRAND NEW COMIC CON COMING TO LEXINGTON!

Saturday, Sept 7th - 11am to 7pm 
Sunday, Sept. 8th - 11am to 6pm

Comic Xperience is a brand new two-day comic conference coming to Lexington, KY this September. On Saturday, September 7th and Sunday, September 8th comic book enthusiast will be able to gather at Alltech Arena located at the Kentucky Horse Park. 

Comic Xperience is the comic conference that focuses on the art, the story lines, the history, the creating and the enjoyment of comics! A place where beginners and serious collectors can come together to learn, share, buy, trade and collect one of a kind pieces from artists themselves. 

Seth Boyd, Founder and Creator, has been a comic book collector for over 20 years and has turned his hobby into a business. Starting with collecting, selling online and meeting industry leaders, then moving to open a brick and mortar comic store, The Vault Comics & Collectibles, and ultimately now hosting Comic Xperience. With Seth’s passion, knowledge and industry connections, this conference is sure to be a unique experience for all involved. 

There will be comic book creators, artists, writers and collectors from near and far to “talk shop”. 

To keep up with all the latest special guests and schedules, please make sure to visit www.ComicXperience.com 

To purchase tickets, click here.

You may follow Comic Xperience via: 

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ComicXperience 

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/comicxperience/ 

Twitter: https://twitter.com/Comic_Xperience 

For more information or to set up an interview, please contact Jaimeson Gann at [email protected] with PRESS INQUIRY as subject. 

Event Location: Alltech Arena
Event Category: Non-Equine Events
Hosted By:

National Mounted Police Colloquium

Dates: Monday, September 23, 2019 - 08:00 AM to Friday, September 27, 2019 - 07:00 AM
Event Description:

The Kentucky Horse Park Police and the Lexington Police Department present the 25th Annual National Mounted Police Colloquium at Alltech Arena September 23-27, 2019.

 

GUEST INSTRUCTORS INCLUDE: 
Megan Lau Maryland National Capital Park Police-MC 
Toronto, Canada Mounted Police 
Mounted Shooters – Ky Cowtown Rangers 
Other instructors to be determined 


Conference Site

The Kentucky Horse Park will be the conference site for the 35th Annual National Mounted Police Colloquium. 


Course Content

Flatwork, Jumping, Crowd Control, Tactics, Search Techniques, Obstacles, Shooting  


Registration

Registration will be limited to the first 100 paid applicants. You are not registered until payment or purchase order has been received. Online registration and payment is prefered.

Mounted Police Colloquium Information

Register Online here: https://secure.kentucky.gov/formservices/KYHorsePark/Colloquium 

or Download Mail-in Registration Form


Questions? Contact Captain Lisa Rakes:

Event Location: Alltech Arena
Hosted By:
Phone: 859.259.4250

Civilian Equine Sensory Training Clinics

Dates: Saturday, September 28, 2019 - 08:00 AM to Sunday, September 29, 2019 - 05:00 PM
Event Description:

(These are identical one-day clinics)

The clinics are hosted by the Kentucky Horse Park and the Lexington Mounted Police Unit. National and international instructors will provide training in obstacle, sensory and equitation techniques. The clinic, grounded in natural horsemanship fundamentals, is done in-hand and under saddle. Training is conducted in a controlled environment geared to improving the confidence of both horse and rider. All breeds of horses and riding disciplines are welcome. (Must be 18 years old to participate.)

 

If you experience difficulties registering while using a mobile device, please try to register while using a desktop computer. You will receive a confirmation email when registration and payment are completed. Please contact Anne Anderson for more information at 859-299-5744 or [email protected].

Click here to register with payment online now

Click here for complete clinic details

Event Location: Alltech Arena
Hosted By:Kentucky Horse Park
Phone: 859-299-5744

Kenny Woods Gun & Knife Show

Dates: Saturday, September 28, 2019 - 09:00 AM to Sunday, September 29, 2019 - 04:00 PM
Event Description:

Looking for a great way to spend a day or the weekend of September 28th & 29th? If you are a gun collector or a hunting enthusiast, the gun show at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, KY 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. Vendors will also be available to teach you, answer your questions, and help you 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.

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

Tickets
Adults (Ages 13 & up): $10, VIP: $12.50 – no line, no wait
Children (Ages 6-12): $4, VIP: $6.50 – no line, no wait

VIP Tickets can be purchased online, see below.

 

Learn more...

https://rkshows.com/event/lexington-ky-gun-show-9282919/

 

Event Location: Alltech Arena
Event Category: Non-Equine Events
Hosted By:

UPHA Chapter 9 KY Fall Classic Horse Show

Dates: Wednesday, October 02, 2019 - 01:00 PM to Saturday, October 05, 2019 - 05:00 PM
Event Description:
Event Location: Alltech Arena
Hosted By:
Phone: 859.333.1406

Goodguys 2nd Kentucky Nationals Car Show

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

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 times as Goodguys returns to the Bluegrass state.

Come on out and see over 1,500 1987 & older hot rods, customs, muscle cars, trucks and classics on display. Plus, grab a spot in the stands all watch the country’s best AutoCross racers blast around the cones on the AutoCross Course! Explore Vendor Exhibits and see the latest products and trends, special parking areas on Saturday, shop the Swap Meet & Cars 4 Sale Corral, a tire-frying Burnout Competition, enjoy the FREE Kids Zone and so much more! And, late model American made, or powered muscle cars, customs and trucks are welcome on October 13th for our Spectre Performance All American Sunday!

For complete details and to register your vehicle or purchase tickets, visit www.good-guys.com/kn.

 

Event Hours:

  • Friday, October 11 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
  • Saturday, October 12 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
  • Sunday, October 13 - 8:00am to 3:00pm​
Event Location: Alltech Arena
Event Category: Non-Equine Events
Hosted By:

National Horse Show

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

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 around the world, and the Maclay National Championship. The CP National Horse Show is consistently ranked as one of the top shows in the United States by the North American Riders Group (NARG). For more information on the CP National Horse Show please visit http://www.nhs.org or call (561) 753-3389.

Event Location: Alltech Arena
Hosted By:CP National Horse Show

US Dressage Finals

Dates: Thursday, November 07, 2019 - 08:00 AM to Sunday, November 10, 2019 - 05:00 PM
Event Description:

Dressage competitors from across the country will be stepping onto the national stage at the US Dressage Finals. Top qualifiers from across the country will be competing in a national head-to-head championship that showcases competitors in adult amateur and open divisions, at Training Level through Grand Prix.

Held at the prestigious Kentucky Horse Park, November 7-10, 2019, the US Dressage Finals is a Level Five Competition, the highest level of competition under United States Equestrian Federation rules.

Learn more at https://www.usdf.org/usdressagefinals/

Event Location: Alltech Arena
Hosted By:USDF
Phone: 859-971-2277

Bluegrass Rockin' Rodeo

Dates: Friday, November 22, 2019 - 06:00 PM to Saturday, November 23, 2019 - 11:30 PM
Event Description:

Join us at the Kentucky Horse Park Alltech Arena for the Bluegrass Rockin' Rodeo! 

Bull Riding ★ Calf Roping ★ Barrel Racing

Bareback Riding ★ Saddle Bronc Riding

Steer Wrestling ★ Team Roping

 

All in the Alltech Arena  - 5,500 seat capacity  - 8 VIP luxury suites  - Concourse exhibit space - Full bar and concessions 

The Professional Rodeo Finals 

The International Professional Rodeo Association (IPRA) has been providing world-class rodeo excitement for more than 50 years. From big cities to small towns, from major league stadiums to portable arenas, the IPRA is the sport’s second largest professional rodeo association sanctioning nearly 300 rodeos. 

The International Finals Rodeo is the premier display of the top rodeo cowboys and cowgirls of the IPRA. The IFR offers more than $250,000 in cash and prizes.

Event Location: Alltech Arena
Hosted By:
Phone: 859.233.4303

KHSAA State Cheerleading Competition

Dates: Saturday, December 14, 2019 - 08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Event Description:

The Kentucky High School Athletic Association Competitive Cheer Championships is a high school cheerleading competition on December 8th and 9th, 2017. Divisions will be split in size: small, medium, large, and super large. There will also be a coed division. For more information on the KHSAA Competitive Cheer Championship please call KHSAA at 859-299-5472 or go to www.KHSAA.org. Photo courtesy of KHSAA.org.

Event Location: Alltech Arena
Event Category: Non-Equine Events
Hosted By:KHSAA
Phone: 859-299-5472

KAPOS

Dates: Saturday, December 21, 2019 - 08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Event Description:
Event Location: Alltech Arena
Event Category: General
Hosted By: