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Armed Forces Weekend Is May 17-19 at Green River Lake State Park

Tuesday, 04 30, 2013

Sharion Abney,
270-465-8255

CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky. – Green River Lake State Park will host its Armed Forces Weekend May 17-19.

 

This weekend has been set aside to honor Americans in uniform who served their country in times of war and peace. Current and former members of the military can get a 10 percent camping discount.

Special activities are planned throughout the weekend. On Friday, May 17, flag pins will be distributed to guests. At 9 p.m., there will be a candle ceremony to honor active military, veterans and those who have died serving our country.

 

On Saturday, May 18, there will be an ice cream social from 5-7 p.m.

 

For more information, please call 270-465-8255.

 

Green River Lake State Park sits along an 8,200-acre lake and has a campground, marina, mini-golf, gift shop, picnic area and hiking trails. Green River Lake State Park is south of Campbellsville on KY 55.

 

 

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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