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Kentucky Sheep & Fiber Festival returns to Masterson Station Park May 19 – 20

Lexington Parks & Recreation is proud to once again host the annual Kentucky Sheep & Fiber Festival, May 19 – 20 at Masterson Station Park. The festival, now in its 10th year, will showcase some the nation’s best fiber artists and feature live demonstrations, workshops, vendors and other family-friendly activities.

The Fourth of July fireworks are moving back downtown

Mayor Jim Gray announced today the fireworks will be shot off of the the roof of the 31-floor Lexington Financial Center, one of the tallest buildings in the state.

Parks & Recreation Spring/Summer Guide

Monday, March 26, 2018 Are you ready to get out and play? Lexington Parks and Recreation invite you to join us as we experience our parks spring into an exciting new year. 



Tuesday, April 24

  1. City pool passes available online


  2. Swim lesson sign-ups

    noon – 7 p.m.

Saturday, April 28

  1. Team Super Scramble (3 person)

    8:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.

  2. Jr. Home Run Derby

    9:30 a.m.

  3. Baseball Clinic

    10 a.m. – 2 p.m.