Shelby County Parks 717 Burks Branch Road, Shelbyville, KY 40065 502.633.5059



Spring Youth Sports Sign-Ups:  Youth soccer, baseball and fast pitch softball sign-ups are currently on-going!  We encourage a fun, safe, family friendly competitive learning experience for our players, coaches and parents.

Deadlines to register:

Youth Soccer:  Wednesday, March 1st

Youth Baseball:  Monday, March 20th

Youth Fastpitch Softball:  Monday, March 20th

CLICK HERE for additional information and how to register.


2/26/17, 3/19/17, 4/9/17: Shelbyville Triathlon Series!

Shelbyville Triathlon Series!  February 26th, March 19th and April 9th.  Run, Bike, Swim!

Family Activity Center, 717 Burks Branch Road, Shelbyville, KY 40065.

CLICK HERE for full details, registration information, contact info, etc.  Follow on Facebook.

All races begin at 8:30 AM

February 26th – Race #1   3K Run/6 Mile Bike/400 yd Swim
March 19th – Race #2    400 yd Swim/12 Mile Bike/5K Run
April 9th, Race #3    400 yd Swim/16 Mile Bike/5K Run


3/25/17 – 3/26/17: Battle of Clear Creek Baseball Tournament!

Battle of Clear Creek Baseball Tournament!  Clear Creek Park.  Saturday, March 25th – Sunday March 26th.  Ages: U8, U10, U12

Clear Creek Park, 717 Burks Branch Road, Shelbyville, KY 40065

TO REGISTER YOUR TEAM or FOR QUESTIONS:  Call 502-633-5059  Ask for Athletics Department and Geralyn Groves or Chip Minnis.

CLICK HERE for more information.


4/8/17: Underwater Easter Egg Hunt

Underwater Easter Egg Hunt! Saturday, April 8th.  Located at the Family Activity Center.  An event for all ages and swimming abilities, we will have egg hunts planned in our lap pool as well as our small children’s pool.  Parents are welcome to join the kids!  More information to come.


4/15/17: Bunny Day!

Bunny Day!  Saturday, April 15th.  Located at Red Orchard Park.  Easter egg hunt, activities for the kids, pictures with the Easter Bunny more!  More information to come.

4/15/17: Earth Day

Earth Day Celebration!  Saturday, April 15th, Red Orchard Park.  More information to come.

4/22/17: Health and Fit Day

Health and Fit Day!  Saturday, April 22nd.  Located at the Family Activity Center (FAC).  Local organizations, vendors, businesses, city and county government, and other health orientated community members will be on hand to showcase what they can do you and your health.  Prizes, give-a-ways, bicycle give-a-way, free screenings, massages, fun and much more at this fantastic event.   This event is in partnership with the Shelby County UK Extension Office and is free to all community members.

4/29/17: Red Orchard Canoe Excursion and Campout

Red Orchard Paddling Excursion and Campout.  Saturday, April 29th.  Located at Lake Shelby and Red Orchard Parks.  Canoe or kayak beautiful Clear Creek from Lake Shelby, through rural countryside and downtown Shelbyville to Red Orchard Park, approximately a 6 mile paddle trip.  We will be providing canoes or you can bring your own canoe or kayak.  An optional campout, bonfire, and cookout will be held after the trip at Red Orchard Park.  More information and additional details will be coming soon as we have other activities and options planned for this event.  Space will be limited and sign-ups for trip will opening approximately March 1st.  Please contact Shawn Pickens or Jeff Ware at 502-633-5059 for information.  Or email: or

5/19/17: Fish Fry!

Lake Shelby Fish Fry.  Friday, May 19th, 2017.  Join us for the first fish fry of the year as we welcome in summer time!  Bring the entire family for fun, fellowship, and good fish with all the fixings.