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Big Lex Videos
“If it’s on the internet, it must be true, right?

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Keeneland Thoroughbred Racing

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

Keeneland's Behind the Scenes Racing Tour

Experience an early morning tour featuring an insider's look at the Jockey's Quarters,... 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

James Burnie Beck

by Stuart, History Blogger

During the 19th century, the Scottish-born James B. Beck was a Lexington lawyer and a respected national politician.

Born in Dumfrieshire, Scotland, on February 13, 1822, Beck received his early ...


Link, the Percheron

by Margaret, Horse Blogger

HORSES, HORSES This handsome horse is Link, who is new to theBreeds Barn at the Kentucky Horse Park this year.

Link, who stands about 18 hands tall, is a Percheron, whichis one of the breeds of the ...


Accident or Murder?

by Stuart, History Blogger

In 1854, a New York Times article described the death of Lexington resident James O. Frazer. Although Frazer's demise appeared to be accidental, both Frazer's wife and his overseer were later ...


Golf Vacation Packages

All packages subject to availability.

Clarion Hotel
Golf Excursions
Looking for the best golf in Kentucky? The Clarion partners with one of the top golf vacation providers in the South to offer great packages for our customers.
(859) 233-0512 or (888) 390-4918
Learn more here.

Griffin Gate Marriott Resort & Spa
Unlimited Golf Package

from $269
Enjoy deluxe accommodations at the Griffin Gate Marriott Resort $ Spa and unlimited golf for two. The Rees Jones designed course is newly renovated with a bunker project led by the designer himself. Experience 18 holes with new fairway approaches into greens and chipping areas, plus classic bunker lines that reflect those of golf's premier courses. Package includes overnight accommodations, unlimited rounds of golf for two including greens fees and golf cart as well as breakfast for two.
(859) 288-6121 or (800)228-9290

Hilton Suites Lexington
Stay and Play
from $209
Play golf in the heart of the Kentucky Bluegrass among the rolling hills of Connemara Farm. Complimentary breakfast buffet included, plus a round of golf for one player at Connemara Golf Course including greens fees, cart and lunch.
(859) 271-4000

Marriott Golf Packages
Starting at $99
All packages include overnight accomodations at one of three Lexington Marriott properties, green fees, golf cart and a welcome gift.  See to book your package at the SpringHill Suites, Residence Inn South at Hamburg or Courtyard South at Hamburg.

All packages are:

  • based on per night single/double occupancy (unless otherwise indicated)
  • subject to availability
  • not valid with other discounts or group rates
  • non-inclusive of gratuity and other state and local taxes
  • commissionable