Friday, 02 14, 2014
GILBERTSVILLE, Ky. -- Kentucky Dam Village State Resort Park will be host to the 41st Annual Elk-Bison Buffet and Local Artist Showcase on Feb. 22.
Six local artists will showcase their work through displays, demonstrations and hands-on involvement with the public from noon to 6 p.m. These artists include a chainsaw carver, willow furniture maker, jeweler and nature photographers.
The buffet will be served from 11:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. and includes bison steamship round carved on the line, wild boar with honey chipotle barbecue sauce, cornmeal-dusted catfish, homemade elk meatloaf, Southern fried chicken, spicy duck stir-fry, Cajun frog legs, bison taco pie, bison chili, vegetables, and desserts including banana pudding and baked Alaska.
The cost of the meal is $19.95 for adults and $9.95 for children 5-12. Children 5 and under are free. For more information, call 1-800-325-0146.
Kentucky Dam Village State Resort Park sits near the Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area. The park at Gilbertsville features a lodge, cottages, marina, campground, golf course, convention center and full-service restaurant.
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