Thursday, 03 28, 2013
Stephanie Poplin 606-473-7324 or
GREENUP, Ky. – The Rail City Dulcimer Society is hosting its 3rd Annual Dulcimer Festival at Greenbo Lake State Resort Park April 4-6.
The festival will start at 6 p.m. Thursday, April 4. Free dulcimer workshops will begin every hour from 9 a.m. until noon April 5-6 in the park lodge. There will be dulcimer music starting at 1 p.m. Friday and 11 a.m. Saturday in the lodge lobby.
This event is free and open to the public.
Overnight lodging is available. Call 1-800-325-0083 for information and reservations. The campground will also be open.
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.
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