Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park, near Dawson Springs, will host its End the Summer Beach Blast on Saturday, August 31, 2013.
Labor Day weekend marks the end of summer and summer activities at many of Kentucky’s state parks. This event is the last big event on the beach at Pennyrile Forest until late spring, 2014.
Activities will include beach volleyball, limbo contests, music, and much more. Barbecue plates will be offered at $7.00 a person and will include barbecue, two side items, a roll, and a beverage. The barbecue will be served from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. near the beach shelter.
A disc jockey will spin tunes from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Guests are encouraged to bring beach chairs, umbrellas, and towels; no alcohol is allowed.
The End the Summer Beach Blast is a family-friendly event with something for everyone.
Pennyrile Forest is offering lodging and meal packages for this weekend. One night stay in the lodge with two Saturday lunches is priced at $125.00; two nights and two Saturday lunches is priced at $225.00. Additional lunches may be purchased for $7.00.
For more information about the End the Summer Beach Blast at Pennyrile Forest or to make a reservation for lodging, call the park at (800) 325-1711.
Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park is surrounded by perhaps the most beautiful woods in Western Kentucky. Named for the tiny Pennyroyal plant found in the area, the park is the perfect back-to-nature hideaway in the midst of a secluded, lush forest.
Facilities at the park include the 24-room lodge, cottages, 68-site campground plus an additional 15 sites for horse camping, a restaurant, 18-hole golf course, boating, fishing, trails, a pool and a beach, picnic shelters, and much more.
Pennyrile Forest is located in the southwest part of the state and about 150 miles from Metro Louisville via I-65 and the Western Kentucky Parkway. Detailed directions from anywhere can be found at www.maps.google.com.
- Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park
- 20781 Pennyrile Lodge Road
- Dawson Springs, KY 42408-9212
- Telephone: (270) 797-3421 or (800) 325-1711