February 23, 2012 - 10:05pm
Kentucky State Fair Board approves lease agreement with Bluegrass Boardwalk Inc.
Bluegrass Boardwalk, Inc., made up of the Koch Family that owns Holiday World in Santa Claus, IN, has gotten lease approval to run the former Kentucky Kingdom Amusement Park by the Kentucky State Fair Board.
The former Kentucky Kingdom Amusement Park, located at the Kentucky Exposition Center, will get new life breathed into it after a lease agreement was approved by the Kentucky State Fair Board for Bluegrass Boardwalk, Inc. to lease the theme park....
March 27, 2009 - 9:10am
by Lou
Well before Kentucky Kingdom was the glimmer of a thought, another Louisville amusement park created thousands of memories and countless hours of fun.
Do you remember Sam and Sue? How about Hilarity Hall and Gypsy Village? What was your favorite ride? The Comet or The Whip? How many hours did you spend riding the Fontaine Ferry Carousel or swimming in the pool? From 1905 to 1969, Fontaine Ferry Park represented the very best of times for...