Department of Parks
Native American Weekend at Cumberland Falls is March 27-29

Press Release Date:  Tuesday, February 24, 2015  
Contact Information:  Steve Gilbert,
606-528-4121
 


CORBIN, Ky. – Cumberland Falls State Resort Park will hold Native American Weekend March 27-29.

 

The weekend, which is also sponsored by the Kentucky Native American Heritage Commission, will be about the music, traditions, culture and history of Native Americans.

 

The schedule includes a flute concert and storytelling on Friday evening; Native American history in Kentucky, contemporary issues of Native Americans, storytelling and dancing on Saturday; and spirituality on Sunday.

 

The Riverview Restaurant will have its annual buffalo buffet Saturday evening, March 28, for $21.95 a person from 5-9 p.m.

 

Cumberland Falls State Resort Park has a lodge, Riverview Restaurant, cottages, campground, hiking trails, fishing, horseback riding, rafting, other recreational activities and a great view of Cumberland Falls. For reservations or more information, call 1-800-325-0063.

 

 

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The Kentucky State Park System is composed of 49 state parks plus an interstate park shared with Virginia. The Department of Parks, an agency of the Tourism, Arts and Heritage Cabinet, operates 17 resort parks with lodges -- more than any other state. For more information on Kentucky parks, visit our website at http://www.parks.ky.gov