Monday, April 29, 2013

Gates open at Knott County Trail Ride

KNOTT COUNTY, Ky. -- Hundreds waited in line for the gates to open at the Knott County Trail Ride.

Knott County Tourism puts on the event. Tourism officials opened the gates at 4:00p.m. Sunday in anticipation of the large crowds.

The trail ride will feature entertainment and events throughout the week. The famous Shooter Jennings will even perform.

Campers and riders started lining up days in advance.

People actually started lining up Friday around 5:00p.m., and they've just camped outside of the gate since this,” says Knott County Judge Executive Zach Weinberg.

The trail rides and events begin Friday may third and last until the end of the week.