Department of Parks
Tractor Show at Greenbo Lake State Resort Park on May 19
GREENUP, Ky. – Greenup Old Tractors, Engines, & Machinery (G.O.T.E.M.) will be having its annual Tractor Show at Greenbo Lake State Resort Park on May 19.
The show, at the park’s community pool parking lot, will feature tractors along with hit and miss engines. Tractor registration is 9-11 a.m. Show hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. There will be a tractor parade through the park at 11 a.m. Tractor games begin at 1 p.m. with a kiddies tractor pull followed by tractor games for adults. This event is free.
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 50 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