Monday, 03 11, 2013
GREENUP, Ky. – The 30th annual Tri-State Model Railroad Show will be March 16-17 at Greenbo Lake State Resort Park.
The free show will feature model trains, collectibles, books, train parts, souvenirs and more from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. Free rides will also be available on a small steam train.
The show is sponsored by the Collis P. Huntington Railroad Historical Society Inc. For information about the show, call 1-740-532-6102.
Greenbo Lake State Resort Park is on KY 1, 18 miles north of Interstate 64 from the Grayson exit, or 8 miles south of U.S. 23, the Country Music Highway, on KY 1. Greenbo Lake features the Jesse Stuart Lodge, with 36 rooms, convention center and Anglers’ Cove Restaurant. The park has a 225-acre lake for boating and fishing, tennis courts, and 25 miles of multi-use trails for hiking, biking and horseback riding. The campground is open April 1 through Oct. 31. Greenbo’s amphitheater features musical concerts and plays during the summer and fall. For more information about lodging and the park, call Greenbo Lake State Resort Park at 1-800-325-0083.
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