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lbl1KENTUCKY (8/27/14) — The following events are scheduled for Labor Day Weekend at Land Between the Lakes:

Homeplace Living History Farm - 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., Sat. and Sun., Aug. 30-31.

The Homeplace Trades Fair*

p1This Labor Day weekend, we are celebrating the hard labor and hand work skills of our ancestors during The Homeplace Trades Fair. At a time when few things were manufactured, folks relied on their skills, or their neighbors, to produce everything from knitted socks to horseshoes.

Visit this weekend with local historical trades and craft people, as they share their skills and knowledge of these lost folk arts. Hand crafted items will be available for purchase.

*Ideal for Home Educators. $3 children/$5 adults. For more information go to Event Schedule or call (931) 232-6457.

Nature Station - Sat., Aug. 30 - Mon., Sept. 1

Nature's Most Extreme Weekend

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Hey kids. Are you extreme? Then Nature Station is the place for you. Join us as we wrap up summer by honoring the most extreme animals in Land Between The Lakes and around the world.

Live animal programs offered daily.

Crafts, games, and an extreme scavenger hunt are some of the activities scheduled.

For more information go to Event Schedule or call (270) 925-2299.

Golden Pond Planetarium -

Join us for a Planetarium Show or an evening Laser Light Music Show in our 40-foot domed, surround-sound, air conditioned theater. Planetarium shows daily at 10, 11 a.m., 12, 1, 2, 3, 4 p.m. - Daytime Schedule. Admission: $5-Ages 13 and up; $3-Ages 5-12.

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Laser Light Music Shows - 5:30 and 7 p.m., Fri., and Sat. nights. Admission: $7 - All Ages

Fri., Aug. 29

  • 5:30 p.m., Laseropolis
  • 7 p.m., Laser Magic

Sat., Aug. 30

  • 5:30 p.m., Pink Floyd: The Wall
  • 7 p.m., Pink Floyd: Dark Side
  • 8 p.m., Back To The Moon For Good (Evening Planetarium Show)
  • 8:45 p.m., Summer Star Party (weather permitting - free to LBL Visitors)

Daily and Weekly Programs

Elk & Bison Prairie - a drive through wildlife viewing area. Best times to see wildlife is early and late in the day. Open daily from dawn until dusk all year. Check out our Elk & Bison Story $5 per vehicle

Golden Pond Planetarium - Join us for a daytime Planetarium Show or an evening Laser Light Music Show. Daily at 10, 11 a.m., 12, 1, 2, 3, 4 p.m. - Daytime Shows Admission: $5-Ages 13 and up; $3-Ages 5-12

Laser Light Music Shows - 5:30 and 7 p.m. on Tue., Fri., and Sat. nights. Admission: $7 - All Ages.

Homeplace Living History Farm - Feedin' Time on the Farm - 3:30 p.m. daily;

  • Look Who's in the Barnyard 1 p.m., Tuesdays
  • Taste of The Homeplace 12 p.m., Wednesdays

Programs free with HP Admission: $5-Ages 13 and up; $3-Ages 5-12

Nature Station - Parade of Raptors - 4:30 p.m., daily;

  • Creature Feature 2 p.m. Thursdays
  • Feed the Animals 2 p.m. Fridays

Programs free with NS Admission: $5-Ages 13 and up; $3-Ages 5-12

Check Out Our Other - August Events and Activities

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