Kentucky Horse Park

Press Release Date:  Friday, November 30, 2007  
Contact Information:  Cindy Rullman, 859-259-4209 ext 209,  

A well-loved Kentucky tradition, Southern Lights: Spectacular Sights on Holiday Nights at the Kentucky Horse Park is open nightly from 5:30-10pm until December 31 (indoor activities are closed Dec 24-31). 


In addition to all of the other great events taking place during Southern Lights, there will also be several special weekends, included with festival admission:


Kentucky Proud Weekend, Nov 30-Dec 1, 5:30-10pm, will feature primarily local Kentucky products, all food-related, including the following vendors: Benita Lyons, author of "Scratch Cooking" cookbook, Tastefully Simple, Pampered Chef, Roger's Treats, Entertaining with Bluegrass Winners Cookbook presented by The Garden Club of Lexington, Ale-8-One and more!


Furry Friends Weekend, Dec 7-8, 5:30-10pm, will include adoptable pets from Forever Home Rescue and Sanctuary, demonstrations by Best Friends Obedience, and vendors such as For the Love of Dogs Bakery, Pet Paws Pet Wash, Petlane Pet Parties and much more!  Enjoy the lights and do your pet Christmas shopping at the same time!


Western Weekend, Dec 14-15, 5:30-10pm, which will include vendors from Bluegrass Boots and Saddles, The Last Genuine Leather Company and Horsefeathers. 


Pottery Weekend, Dec 21-22, 5:30-10pm, will include vendors like Rosewood Pottery, The Mad Potter and hands-on clay demonstrations with Penny Jones. 


For ticket information on Southern Lights go to and click on the Southern Lights icon. For more information on special weekends,, email or call 859-255-5727.