Kentucky Events


Bluegrass Autism Walk

Cost: $20 for adults, $15 for children (includes T-shirt). The 2K walk at Whitaker Bank Ball Park will raise funds to support individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder and their families in Central Kentucky. This annual event features a silent auction, agency and vendor fair, and many family-friendly activities. Sponsored by the Autism Society of the Bluegrass.
DATE: Sunday, Sept. 14, 2-5 pm
LOCATION: Whitaker Bank Ballpark, Lexington

FEAST Food Allergy Awareness Walk and Festival

FEAST stands for Food Education Allergy Support Team. The one-mile, noncompetitive event is on a paved course. Feel free to bring your wagons and strollers and have the entire family participate. All registered participants will receive a T-shirt. A Food-Free Festival will begin immediately following the Awareness Walk. The Food-Free Festival will be a fun family event that will not involve food (no food served, no food games, no food prizes, etc.) so that families managing food allergies will be able to relax and have a good time. There will be games, activities, and entertainment for the whole family.
DATES: Sept. 20, 2-4 pm, rain or shine
LOCATION: Preston Miller Park, 2303 Tomblinson Way, Bowling Green

Dayton River Corridor Classic Half Marathon & 5K

There are two race distances, a half marathon (13.1 miles) and a 5K. Free pancakes, coffee, juice and toppings by Katie's. Costs: Half Marathon: Discounted price of $40 until June 30; $50 until Sept. 28; $60 thereafter. The 5K: $25 until Sept. 28; $30 thereafter.
DATES: Oct. 12, 9 am for half marathoners and 9:15 am for 5Kers
LOCATION: 3800 Main Street, Moraine, Ohio

FEAST Halloween (Food-Free) Party

FEAST stands for Food Education Allergy Support Team. Free. All children must be accompanied by an adult.
DATES: Oct. 18, 9:30-11 am
LOCATION: First Baptist Church, ROC (Recreation Outreach Center), 621 E. 12th Ave., Bowling Green

Walk for Down Syndrome

Cost: $15 per person (includes T-shirt). The 1.25 mile walk in downtown Lexington will raise funds to support DSACK's mission and raise awareness for individuals with Down syndrome living in Central and Eastern Kentucky. This annual event featuring silent and live auctions, raffle, and family-friendly activities including face and hair painting, music, dancing, inflatables, and more.
DATE: Saturday, Nov. 1, 9:30 am
LOCATION: Lexington Convention Center Heritage Hall, Lexington

FEAST Christmas (Food-Free) Party with Santa

FEAST stands for Food Education Allergy Support Team. Free. All children must be accompanied by an adult.
DATES: Dec. 13, 2-3:30 pm
LOCATION: Lost River Cave, Birch Room, 2818 Nashville Road, Bowling Green