Department of Parks
Mother’s Day Buffet Planned At State Parks May 10

Press Release Date:  Tuesday, April 21, 2015  
Contact Information:  Gil Lawson,
502-564-4270, ext 168

FRANKFORT, Ky. – Give mom a break this Mother’s Day with a buffet at a Kentucky State Park. The Kentucky State Parks will be offering a Mother’s Day buffet Sunday, May 10, at its resort parks.


The menu includes salad bar, fruit, cheese, roast beef, roast pork with apple dressing, chicken and dumplings, fried catfish and hush puppies, vegetables and desserts.


The buffet will be served noon to 8 p.m. at most resort parks. The adult price is $18.99 plus tax; $8.99 plus tax for children ages 6-12 (drink included). (Kenlake State Resort Park serving time will be 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. CDT; Buckhorn Lake State Resort Park will be offering a slightly different menu.)


The resort parks all have gift shops. Visit a state park gift shop for unique Kentucky handcrafted items. Kentucky State Park gift cards are also available at parks and make excellent gifts.


For more information about Kentucky State Parks, visit




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