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43rd Girls Junior PGA Championship to be held at Kearney Hill Golf Links July 9 – 12

Where did professional golfers like Kathy Baker, Cristie Kerr, InBee Park, Lexi Thompson and Michelle Wie get their start? At the PGA Girls Junior Championship. And this year, Lexington Parks & Recreation will host the tournament at Kearney Hill Golf Links.

Nation’s top handlers to compete at 57th annual Bluegrass Classic Stockdog Trial

The 57th annual Bluegrass Classic Stockdog Trial will once again return to Lexington’s Masterson Station Park, showcasing the country’s best dog handlers and herding dogs.  The elite competition will take place May 16 – 20, from dawn to dusk each day.  

Volunteers sought for Girls Junior PGA Championship this July

You're invited to volunteer for the 43rd Girls Junior PGA Championship!



Thursday, May 24

  1. Thursday Night Live

    5 p.m.

Friday, May 25

  1. Overnight camping

    6 p.m. – 11 a.m.

Saturday, May 26

  1. Aquatic centers open for the season

    10 a.m. – 8 p.m.

  2. Little Explorers – Birds

    10 a.m. – noon

  3. Weekend Workout

    10 a.m.