Kentucky Horse Park

Press Release Date:  Tuesday, June 13, 2006  
Contact Information:  Cindy Rullman  



WHO:  Media Only


WHAT:  Private opening reception and book signing for John S. Hockensmith’s photo exhibition: Gypsy Horses and the Traveler’s Way; special guest appearances by 7 live Gypsy Horses shipping in to the park exclusively for the opening of the exhibition (two of the horses recently participated in the Tournament of Roses Parade); authentic Gypsy Wagon and Cart on display.  Great photo ops.


WHEN: Friday, June 16, 6pm


WHERE:  Courtyard of the International Museum of the Horse, Kentucky Horse Park


HOW:  If possible, please let us know in advance that you will be attending. High resolution photos are available by emailing



Thank you very much!





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 15,000 competition horses in more than 100 special events and horse shows in 2005.  The park is located at Exit 120, Interstate 75, just north of Lexington.  The place to get close to horses, the park is open daily March 15 to October 31, and Wednesday through Sunday, November 1 to March 14.