The new Kentucky Music Park in Hartford will open June 15.
Area residents Rickey and Susan Matthews are behind the effort, which is situated inside the former Royal Oakls Golf Course, a 72-acre setting that includes serene hillsides, mature trees, a lake and two miles of paved trails. The park will kick off with a “Community Day” on June 15, 2012 from 6 p.m. – 10 p.m. Residents and invited to bring a lawn chair or blanked and hear a free concert performed by Loose Wheel, which will be playing Southern Rock, Country and Blues.
Plans are currently underway for various groups to provide entertainment along the property throughout the year, ranging from Gospel, Bluegrass, and Jazz to Country and Rock.
The course will re-open for golfers in mid-July.