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Visit this Slice of Heaven Before You Reach the Jordan
Press Release Date:  December 3, 2004
Contact:  Cindy Rullman, 859-259-4209,

            LEXINGTON, KY (December 3, 2004)  The Kentucky Horse Park has the distinction of being featured in the #1 New York Times Bestseller, “1,000 Places To See Before You Die”  by Patricia Schultz. 

           With over 1 million copies in print, this book has been on the bestseller list since December of last year.  According to Workman Publishing Company, the book is “an around-the-world, continent-by continent listing of the places guaranteed to give you the shivers.”

            Newsweek magazine has described it as the “book that tells you what’s beautiful, what’s inspiring, what’s fun and what’s just unforgettable everywhere on earth.”

            For more information, contact or Beth Svinarich at 212-614-7592,


            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 913,000 visitors and 80 special events and horse shows in 2003.  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.



Last updated: Thursday, December 02, 2004