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Keeneland Thoroughbred Racing

No racing on Mondays or Tuesdays. See live Thoroughbred racing at the most elegant race... more

Disturbia at the Distillery

It's a night of dinner, drams and drama!  The night starts with the popular Ghost... more

Fourth Friday

The Lexington Art League is honored to participate in the city-wide celebration of artist... more

"House Divided" Cemetery Walking Tours

Offered by the Mary Todd Lincoln House, the tour features graves of both soldiers and... more

CP National Horse Show

A week-long championship event held indoors at the Alltech Arena, Featuring... more

Night Market

A monthly pop-up open air-market/street festival held on the first Friday of every month... more

Big in the Bluegrass

This music concert features the blind Boys of Alabama, Dirty Dozen Brass Band, and... more

Elf the Musical

The hilarious tale of Buddy, a young orphan child who mistakenly crawls into Santa's bag... more

23rd Annual Southern Lights

The 23rd Annual Southern Lights includes a self-guided four mile journey through a... more

LexArts Gallery Hop

Thousands of locals and visitors alike converge on downtown Lexington to celebrate art... more

Holiday Live

Holiday Market, Holiday LIVE! and Lexington's Official Tree Lighting Festival all take... more

A Kentucky Christmas

The illumination begins at 5:15 p.m. and is free and open to the public. Enjoy... more

Lexington Christmas Parade

Love a Christmas parade? Wave to Santa and other celebrants at the Lexington Christmas... more

Handel's Messiah

Hear the holiday classic performed by The Lexington Singers and enjoy the 150-plus voice... more

The Nutcracker

Lexington Ballet's Nutcracker will be performed on December 10 and 17 at 2:00 pm and 8:00... more

Visit Santa at the Distillery

Have your children get their wish list ready for Santa as you celebrate the season... more

Mannheim Steamroller Christmas

The ultimate holiday tradition, this has been one of America's favorite holiday tradition... more

Ticket to History

For history lovers, we offer an economical way to tour four Lexington historic homes. Stop by the Lexington Visitors Center at 401 West Main Street, and for $20 you can purchase one ticket that grants admission to the Mary Todd Lincoln House; Ashland, the Henry Clay Estate; the Hunt-Morgan House; and Waveland State Historic Site. The ticket is valid for one year from the date of purchase.

The Lexington Visitors Center is conveniently located about one block from the Mary Todd Lincoln House and is within walking distance of the Hunt-Morgan House. When you stop in to purchase your Ticket to History, visit with our friendly Visitor Information Specialists. They love to help history buffs discover other significant historic sites in Lexington and the Bluegrass Region.

Ashland, The Henry Clay Estate

  • 120 Sycamore Road, Lexington
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  • (859) 266-8581

Hunt-Morgan House

  • 201 North Mill Street, Lexington
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  • (859) 253-0362

Mary Todd Lincoln House

  • 578 West Main Street, Lexington
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  • (859) 233-9999

Waveland State Historic Site

  • 225 Waveland Museum Lane, Lexington
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  • (859) 272-3611