Department of Parks
Kentucky State Parks Seeking Votes In Coca-Cola Campaign

Press Release Date:  Thursday, June 20, 2013  
Contact Information:  Gil Lawson,
502-564-4270, ext 168

FRANKFORT, Ky. – Several Kentucky State Parks are looking for votes as part of Coca-Cola’s “Take It To The Park” campaign that is underway through July 15.


Cash prizes that can be used for recreation projects go to the winning parks as part of an effort to encourage people to get out and get exercise.


You can vote for your favorite park once a day during the campaign. Visit to vote and learn more about the campaign. The top prize is $100,000 for the winning park.


The following Kentucky State Parks are participating:

Barren River Lake State Resort Park

Big Bone Lick State Historic Site

Carter Caves State Resort Park

Columbus-Belmont State Park

Fort Boonesborough State Park

General  Butler State Resort Park

Jenny Wiley State Resort Park

Kentucky Dam Village State Resort Park

Lake Cumberland State Resort Park

My Old Kentucky Home State Park

Rough River Dam State Resort Park

Waveland State Historic Site


For more information about these and other Kentucky State Parks, including lodging and camping reservations, 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