Department of Parks
Goldenrod Gala Arts Festival Sept. 5 at General Butler

Press Release Date:  Thursday, August 13, 2015  
Contact Information:  Tanya Supplee,

CARROLLTON, Ky. – General Butler State Resort Park in Carrollton will host the Goldenrod Gala Arts Festival on Saturday, Sept. 5, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.


This one-day arts festival will feature handcrafted items, food and demonstrations. The event is also sponsored by Friends of Butler.


The park’s 53 lodge rooms feature a private balcony or patio overlooking the pool or hillside. This hilltop resort is the essence of river town charm, featuring the warm glow of polished brass and rich woodwork. Enjoy tennis courts, basketball courts, hiking trails and free Wi-Fi.

General Butler State Resort Park also has Two Rivers Restaurant, cottages, campground, gift shop, and a golf course. Call 1-866-462-8853 for information.


The park is seeking vendors for craft and food booths, and merchants. Call 502-732-4384 for information and applications.




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