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Kentucky State Parks serving Thanksgiving Day buffet

The annual Kentucky State Resort Parks Thanksgiving Day buffet will be held on Thanksgiving Day.
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2018 36 Blitz: Bryan Station Defenders

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - Bryan Station went 0-8 before winning its first and only game of 2017. This year, just like last season, the Defenders...

City using goats to clean up area in park

Some Lexington parks are attracting visitors using their new splash pad water features. Idle Hour Park, off St. Ann Drive, has goats.
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Poster series created to highlight 16 Kentucky State Parks

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - The Kentucky State Parks Foundation has announced a poster series that will highlight 16 state parks. A foundation statement says artists...

Kentucky parks taking registration for photo scavenger hunt

Kentucky parks announces its 13th annual digital photo scavenger hunt.

Keep Lexington Beautiful putting cigarette urns in parks

Three public parks in Lexington now have new ash urns thanks to a grant from a national organization.
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Park officials recommend banning spray paint sales to minors

Park officials in Kentucky's largest city are recommending that council members consider banning the sale of spray paint to people who are under age 21 in an effort to fight graffiti.
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36 Blitz: Bryan Station Defenders

Alex Risen has the preview in the video.
Solar Eclipse

Kentucky parks planning eclipse-related events

Kentucky Dam Village State Resort Park will host a University of Louisville astronomy professor for a presentation the weekend before the eclipse.
Kentucky Department of Fish & Wildlife

Free fishing offered at Kentucky parks June 3-4

The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources says anglers can fish for free this weekend.
Lexington Emergency Siren 6-24-14

Siren testing at noon in Lexington

Lexington Emergency Management says they will be testing the outdoor siren/warning system in the city parks and golf courses at noon today.
Mural Painting Camp

Frankfort Parks, Recreation and Historic Sites sponsor mural painting camps

The City of Frankfort’s Parks, Recreation and Historic Sites Department is partnering with the Frankfort Rotary Club, Capital City Museum and Full Circle Studio & Gallery to sponsor the 2016 Kentucky River Children’s Mural Painting Summer Camps.
National Park Service

Visitors to national parks in Kentucky spent $113.5 million

A National Park Service report shows that more than 1.7 million visitors to national parks in Kentucky spent $113.5 million in the state last year.
Kentucky state parks

Kentucky parks offering camping deal in April

Campgrounds at Kentucky's state parks open next month, and the parks are offering two nights for the price of one on weeknights all month long.
horse

Bill trimming horse park’s governing body passes Senate

A proposal to reduce the size of the Kentucky Horse Park's governing body has passed the Senate in a partisan debate focusing on the attraction's top manager.
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Horse park’s purchasing authority scaled back

Republican Gov. Matt Bevin's administration has scaled back the Kentucky Horse Park's purchasing authority amid allegations of improper purchasing practices.
Kentucky state parks

Kentucky parks offering special rates during severe weather

Kentucky's state parks are offering assistance during the winter storm to people who may be stranded or otherwise need lodging.
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Daniel Boone National Forest waiving some fees on Wednesday

The Daniel Boone National Forest is waiving fees on Wednesday at several recreation areas in honor of Veterans Day.
Kentucky state parks

Annual Thanksgiving Day Buffet at Kentucky State Parks coming Nov. 26

Kentucky State Parks are announcing their annual Thanksgiving Day Buffet at 16 of the resort parks across the state coming up on November 26.
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Town Branch Water Walk follows path for proposed downtown park system

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)- Walkers, runners and bicyclists took to downtown Lexington this weekend for the Town Branch Water Walk. The event is a tour of...

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