Thursday, 10 31, 2013
BUCKHORN, Ky. – Buckhorn Lake State Resort Park will present a dinner program Nov. 16, a musical documentary on the famous Hatfield-McCoy feud.
The program tells the story through music by a direct descendent of one of the feud participants. John Tierney, who produced the program, has researched late 19th-century mountain feuds. Tierney will be at the show to help interpret this period.
The program and dinner is $20 a person. The menu includes fried chicken or meatloaf, green beans, mashed potatoes, coleslaw, blackberry cobbler and dinner rolls. The program starts at 6 p.m.
Reservations are suggested. Call the park at 1-800-325-0058.
Buckhorn Lake State Resort Park is on KY 1833. The resort is 25 miles northwest of Hazard. Buckhorn Lake features a lodge with 36 rooms, cottages, a convention center, Bowlingtown Country Kitchen Restaurant and gift shop. The park is located on 856 scenic acres and features a 1,200-acre lake with boating and fishing, two miles of hiking trails and other recreational activities.
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