The 40th Annual Festival of the Horse
Downtown Georgetown, Kentucky
September 11-13, 2020
The Festival of the Horse is a lively tradition in downtown Georgetown. This popular 3-day event gives locals and visitors an opportunity to come together and commemorate horse heritage in the center of Horse Country!
Did we mention we’re celebrating 40 years of traditions?
That’s right, 2020 marks the 40th Annual Festival of the Horse!
Headlining musicians, arts and crafts vendors, a craft beer garden and a variety of festival foods, family-fun activities, the largest parade in the county and more converge in Downtown Georgetown from September 11th through the 13th.
This year’s musician lineup includes more than a dozen local and regional artists. More than 80 vendor booths, ranging from handmade pottery and crafts to jewelry, apparel and home décor line Main Street. The tantalizing scent of barbecue wafts through Downtown where tempting bites also include gourmet burgers and international foods, all washed down by a variety of local beers and craft brews. A Fireman’s Chili Cook-off, cornhole tournament and carnival rides add to the Festival atmosphere, along with horsey events, including the Colt & Filly Review Parade, Horse Games, Grand Parade of Horses and the Horse Show.
Join us on September 11-13, 2020 for an upbeat & family-friendly festivity that’ll have you coming back for the next 40 years!