Department of Parks
Media Day Advisory-Battle of Perryville
PERRYVILLE, Ky. – Perryville Battlefield State Historic Site will have a media day on Tuesday, Sept. 18, at 11:30 a.m.
Park officials will be on hand to answer questions about the 150th commemoration of the Battle of Perryville, Oct. 6-7. They will also make an announcement about plans for Oct. 8, when a monument rededication ceremony will be held.
Media seeking credentials for the Oct. 6-7 event should visit http://parks.ky.gov/parks/historicsites/perryville-battlefield/media.aspx and fill out the form.
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