Department of Parks
Rail City Dulcimer Festival March 28-29 at Greenbo Lake
GREENUP, Ky. – The Rail City Dulcimer Society is hosting its fourth annual Dulcimer Festival at Greenbo Lake State Resort Park, March 28-29.
The festival will be held 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Friday and 8:30 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday.
Free dulcimer workshops will be offered 9:30-11:30 a.m. Saturday.
Events will take place in the Jesse Stuart Lodge at Greenbo Lake State Park, 965 Lodge Road, in Greenup. This event is free and open to the public. Call 1-800-325-0083 for information.
Greenbo Lake State Resort Park is on KY 1, 18 miles north of Interstate 64 from the Grayson exit, or 8 miles south of U.S. 23, the Country Music Highway, on KY 1. Greenbo Lake features the Jesse Stuart Lodge, with 36 rooms, convention center and Anglers’ Cove Restaurant. The park has a 225-acre lake for boating and fishing, tennis courts, and 25 miles of multi-use trails for hiking, biking and horseback riding. The campground is open April 1 through Oct. 31. Greenbo’s amphitheater features musical concerts and plays during the summer and fall.
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 http://www.parks.ky.gov