The Bluegrass Sports Commission is proud to bring you these exciting events.

Check out the list below

Barbasol Championship

July 2018

Bluegrass State Games

Summer 2018

Bluegrass Sports Awards

February 7, 2018

UK - U of L MVP Award

December 29, 2017

Kentucky Bank Tennis Championships

Summer 2018

Rolex Three-Day Event

April 26-29, 2018

The Bluegrass State Games is a non-profit program sponsored privately to promote amateur athletics across the Commonwealth. It is the signature event of the Bluegrass Sports Commission, designed to provide Kentuckians of all ages and skill levels a wholesome avenue for positive development through sports and physical activity, to promote and develop amateur athletics and to provide the amateur athlete an opportunity to showcase their talent and receive statewide recognition.

Annual Participants
Sports Offered
Million Dollar Economic Impact

Central Kentucky hosts some of the world’s top sporting events and boasts a full calendar of annual events, as well.

 UK Basketball

8 time NCAA Champions

Kentucky Horse Park

National Horse Center

Keeneland Racing

April and October