The solving of a mysterious death and the celebration of international culture highlight recent events announced by the International Museum of the Horse at the Kentucky Horse Park.
A new breakout-style event, Medical Mystery, will challenge visitors to solve the death of a former Kentucky Horse Park resident. International Nights: Mexico will celebrate the Day of the Dead with a focus on Mexican culture and its history with the horse.
On Monday, Oct. 29, the Medical Mystery event will be held at the enigmatic Salyers House, the oldest building on the park. Beginning at 6 p.m. and 7:15 p.m., guests will play a variety of games, solve riddles, and visit a cemetery to uncover the mystery death of the former resident. The event is for ages 18 and up and light hors d’oeuvres will be provided.
On Friday, Nov. 2, the International Nights: Mexico event will feature Mexican cuisine and Day of the Dead performances by Marisol Valles and her dance group. Other entertainment will include a small exhibit highlighting Mexican artifacts and family activities such as face painting, sugar skulls, and more.
The Medical Mystery event lasts approximately one hour and space is limited. Reservations are required and tickets are $15 per person. To purchase tickets in advance or to make reservations, call 859-259-4213.
Admission for the International Nights: Mexico event is $5 per carload. The event lasts from 6-9 p.m.
To learn more about the Medical Mystery, International Nights, and other happenings at the park, visit www.kyhorsepark.com.