FREE Registration - Save the dates - TWO FREE EVENTS, Friday & Saturday July 20-21, 2018. Saturday July 21st - Annual Greyt Fest - Gathering of Greyhounds and Sighthounds and the people who care about them, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm. Pre-event concert - 7 pm - 10 pm, Friday July 20th.

Both events are in side AIR CONDITIONED Floral Hall at the Shelby County Fairgrounds, 1513 Midland Trail, Shelbyville, KY 40065. This location is about 20 miles east of Louisville, KY.

Please help spread the word and see if we can top 10 states represented! Last year folks from TX, MO, IL, IN, OH, WV, NC, SC, TN and KY had a greyt time.

The main Greyt Fest, Saturday, July 21, 10 am - 5 pm, event offers vendors, silent auction, (pre-paid) catered BBQ lunch, costume contest (theme - Second "Leash" on Life) and so much fun. Sodas and water will be available for a donation. An optional pre-paid lunch is also available. We will update as plans become final.

Friday night, July 20 is the pre-event concert and will be performed by The Dons. Feel free to bring your dinner. Sodas and water will be available for a donation. You are welcome to come and go as you please, no pressure to stay for the entire concert.  Bring your hounds bedding so they can enjoy too. Vendors will NOT be open on Friday evening.

Vendors* to be expected are: Animals Can Talk^, Rock Your Pets, Heart Dog Creations, Run With It Embroidery, D&J Glass Designs, Couch Potato, Bluegrass Greyhound Adoption (Lexington, KY), Candles by Jenni, Mr. Puparazzi, Designs by Jan, Burp Dog, Paws Pet Care, Corks Creation, Reiki and Stone Reading, Greyt Wear, Studio 351 Pet Portraiture, and Nail Trimming (only) by Aussie Pet Mobile Bluegrass.

Please use this link to register for either or both of the FREE events and to pre-order the optional BBQ lunch (vegetarian option available) and also to pre-order event t-shirts (3XL and 4XL are only available via pre-order). Limited sizes availabe at the event. 

There is no charge for event but to track attendance and for FREE REGISTRATION please click Buy Tickets link: Buy Tickets Clicking the Buy Tickets link will allow you to register for the FREE event, order an event t-shirt or to pre-order optional Greyt Fest lunches. Please also indicate if you believe that you will be attending the Pre-event Concert. You can always come back and register for each free event later.

HOTEL: Limited Rooms available at Best Western, 115 Isaac Shelby Dr., Shelbyville, KY. 502-633-4400; Ask for Jeri and mention KyGreyhounds to get the $90 per night special rate plus $20 flat rate pet fee.


  1. 10:00 am - doors open, silent auction begins
  2. 11:00 am Latifa Meena - a brief introduction to animal communication
  3. 12:00 noon Blessing of the Hounds
  4. 12:30 pm Lunch
  5. 1:30 Costume Contest
  6. 2:00 pm Live Auction
  7. 3:30 Latifa Meena keynote speaker
  8. 4:15 pm Last call for silent auction
  9. 5:00 pm Time for Goodbyes, event ends.
  10. 7:00 pm not ready for the fun to end? Head over to Talon Winery 400 Gordan Lane, Shelbyville, KY 40065 


It's for the hounds! See you in July.

*Vendors are subject to change  --  ^See to make an appointment with Latifa Meena. Latifa is the speaker for Greyt Fest.