Sanders Park


Col. Harland Sanders

Dedication of Sanders Park and Statue Unveiling Ceremony
August 5, 2015  5:30pm
201 South Main Street

Event Program

  • Welcome and Introductions ~ Alan Onkst,  Corbin Tourism and Convention Commission
  • Remarks ~ Mayor Willard McBurney
  • Remarks ~ Suzie Razmus, Chair, Friends of the Colonel
  • Remarks ~ Maggy Kriebel, Director, Corbin Tourism and Convention Commission
  • Remarks ~ Raymond Graf, Statue Artist
  • Remarks ~ Gary Gupton, Executive Director, Honorable Order of the KY Colonels
  • Closing Remarks ~ Alan Onkst
  • Ribbon Cutting ~ Southern KY Chamber of Commerce
  • Unveiling of Colonel Harland Sanders Statue
KFC Black Bench Working

Specially crafted benches with the likeness of The Colonel adorn the park.

The Corbin Tourism and Convention Commission and Friends of Colonel Sanders, Inc would like to thank all of the individuals, businesses, institutions, agencies and organizations who contributed to the development of Sanders Park.

It is through your hard work, dedication and donations that we were able to create a beautiful attraction in downtown Corbin for the memorialization of loved ones and to uphold one of Corbin’s most famous citizens, Colonel Harland Sanders.



Dedication Ceremony

History of the Park Project

Donor List

Legacy Bricks, Plaques and Pavers

About the Colonel

About the Artist

Park Rules