Thursday, 08 08, 2013
Peter Bowles, 270-797-3421
DAWSON SPRINGS, Ky. -- The beach closes after Labor Day weekend, so Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park is inviting you to its “End the Summer Beach Blast” on Saturday, Aug. 31.
Activities include beach volleyball, limbo contests and more. Barbecue plates will be sold for $7 per person and will include barbecue, two side dishes, a roll and beverage. Food will be served from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. near the beach shelter.
Music will be provided by a disc jockey from 4-8 p.m. Bring a beach chair, umbrella, towels and the whole family to close out the summer. No alcohol is allowed.
The park is offering lodging and meal packages. One night with two Saturday lunches is $125. Two nights with two Saturday lunches is $225. Additional lunches may be purchased for $7 a person.
Call the park at 270-797-3421 for reservations and details.
Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park has a lodge, cottages, restaurant and hiking trails. The resort is 20 miles northwest of Hopkinsville on KY 109 N. From the Western Kentucky Parkway, exit at Dawson Springs and take KY 109 S.
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