Kentucky Horse Park
MEDIA INVITATION

Press Release Date:  Tuesday, April 24, 2007  
Contact Information:  Cindy Rullman, 859-259-4209 ext 209, crullman@kyhorsepark.com  


KENTUCKY HORSE PARK

Home of the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games 2010TM

4089 Iron Works Pkwy   Lexington, KY  40511   859-233-4303   www.kyhorsepark.com

 

 

 

 

MEDIA INVITATION

Contact: Cindy Rullman

859-259-4209 ext 209

crullman@kyhorsepark.com

 

 

 

 

New Statue to be Unveiled at Kentucky Horse Park

 

WHO:         The Kentucky Horse Park and Equestrian Events Inc., organizer of the Rolex Kentucky

                        Three-Day Event at the park.

WHAT:        Unveiling of new life-size bronze statue by world-renowned equine sculptor Jean Clagett, of

                        five-time Olympian Bruce Davidson aboard Eagle Lion. 

WHEN:       Sunday, April 29, 10am

WHERE:     Entry gatehouse in front of the Visitor Information Center at Kentucky Horse Park

WHY:            To celebrate this gift to the Kentucky Horse Park

HOW:         Tell the parking booth attendant that you are with the media to cover the statue unveiling.

 

 

 

 

 

Park Hours and Rates: From March 15 through October 31, the park is open seven days a week.  Admission is $15 for adults, $8 for children 7-12.  Children six and under are always admitted free of charge.  Admission includes the International Museum of the Horse – In Association with the Smithsonian Institution - and the American Saddlebred Museum.

 

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The Kentucky Horse Park is a working horse farm/theme park and equine competition facility dedicated to man’s relationship with the horse.  The park is an agency of the Kentucky Commerce Cabinet that hosted nearly 900,000 visitors and campers, as well as 15,000 competition horses in more than 100 special events and horse shows in 2006.  The park is home to the National Horse Center which comprises more than 30 national and regional equine organizations.   Located at Exit 120, Interstate 75, just north of Lexington, the Kentucky Horse Park is The place to get close to horses.   Open daily March 15 to October 31, and Wednesday through Sunday, November 1 to March 14.