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Events

Jul2

Life and Liberty Tour

Take an interactive tour of Liberty Hall that explores how the Brown family embodied the... more
Jul2

Old Joe Clark Bluegrass Festival

A New Beginning to an Old Tradition!  Live Bluegrass music, shopping, food and fun... more
Jul2

Thursday Night Live

Featuring The Tim Talbert Project!  Beverages, food from local restaurants and... more
Jul3

Beef, Brats and Brews

They're firing up the grill at the first foodie series of the year.  Start the... more
Jul4

4th of July Festival

The Bluegrass 10,000, in its 37th year: The crank wheelchair division starts at 7:20... more
Jun7

Bleu Plate Walking Food Tours

Meet for a guided culinary adventure with stops at local restaurants and savor the... more
Apr18

Bluegrass Farmers' Market, Inc.

The Bluegrass Farmers' Market is the largest 100% homegrown/produced farmers' market... more
Mar21

Bluegrass Farmers' Market, Inc.

The Bluegrass Farmers' Market is the largest 100% homegrown/produced farmers' market... more
Jul5

Tunes in the Vines

Featuring:  Big Fat Liars!  Bring excitement to your Sunday and meet your... more
Jul6

79th Junior League Horse Show

The Lexington Junior League Charity Horse Show is the first leg of the American... more
Jul9

Lexington Lions' Club Bluegrass Fair

Enjoy Carnival rides, grandstand shows, petting farm, games, food and much more!... more
Jul9

Thursday Night Live

Featuring SixtyFourWest!  Beverages, food from local restaurants and great music... more
Jul9

Traveling Vietnam Wall

Open 24 hours each day starting at 12 pm.  Admission and parking is free for all... more
Jul10

Kentucky Cork & Tap

Premier Wine and Beer Festival featuring local products.... more
Jul11

Ronald McDonald Clown Train

Ronald will entertain as only he can do. He will be passing out free Happy... more
Jul12

Tunes in the Vines

Featuring:  Soljam!  Bring excitement to your Sunday and meet your friends at... more
Jul16

Keeneland Concours d' Elegance

The annual Keeneland Concours d'Elegance will again be held at the beautiful Keeneland... more
Jul16

Thursday Night Live

Featuring Better Off Dead!  Beverages, food from local restaurants and great music... more
Jul17

26th Annual Breyerfest

The weekend celebration is the intersection of the real horse world and the model horse... more
Jul17

Phoenix Fridays

Take it downtown to the heart of Lexington for another series of free outdoor... more
Jul17

Renfro Valley Entertainment Center

Featuring:  Special Guests, Bill Anderson & Jeannie Seely!  Enjoy great... more
Jul18

Renfro Valley Entertainment Center

Featuring:  Special Guest, Earl Thomas Conley!  Enjoy great classic country,... more
Jul18

Sweet Corn Festival

Join Evans Orchard for their annual Sweet Corn Festival!  Craft booths, pony... more
Jul19

Super Sunday

Come out to Douglass Park and enjoy outdoor basketball at its best. Started over thirty... more
Jul19

Tunes in the Vines

Featuring:  Rock Steady!  Bring excitement to your Sunday and meet your friends... more
Jul22

Troubadour Concert Series

His new album, “Happy Prisoner: The Bluegrass Sessions,” is a departure, a... more
Jul23

Thursday Night Live

Featuring Prime Cut Band!  Beverages, food from local restaurants and great music... more
Jul24

The Wizard of Oz

Over the rainbow Dorothy will fly, but beware when the Wicked Witch takes to the... more
Jul25

Kentucky Chautauqua Presents Mark Twain:

Twain was a gifted storyteller, novelist, humorist, lecturer, inventor and riverboat... more
Jul25

Renfro Valley Entertainment Center

Featuring:  Special Guest, Charley Pride!  Enjoy great classic country,... more
Jul26

Red, White and Boom Music Festival 2015

The Red, White and Boom concert and fireworks display will be at Whitaker Bank... more
Jul26

Tunes in the Vines

Featuring:  TDH4!  Bring excitement to your Sunday and meet your friends at... more
Jul30

26th Annual Ballet Under the Stars

This unique festival allows audiences to enjoy the beauty and grandeur of a professional... more
Jul30

Thursday Night Live

Featuring The Bobby Perry Band!  Beverages, food from local restaurants and great... more
Aug1

Renfro Valley Entertainment Center

Featuring:  All Night Gospel Sing!  Enjoy great classic country, southern... more
Aug2

Tunes in the Vines

Featuring:  Barry Frazee!  Bring excitement to your Sunday and meet your... more
Aug6

Thursday Night Live

Featuring The Big Maracas!  Beverages, food from local restaurants and great music... more
Aug7

Renfro Valley Entertainment Center

Kentucky’s good-humor man (who grew up in East Bernstadt!) has a show that has... more
Aug8

Renfro Valley Entertainment Center

Featuring:  Special Guest, John Anderson!  Enjoy great classic country,... more
Aug9

Renfro Valley Entertainment Center

Featuring:  Special Guest, Merle Haggard!  Enjoy great classic country,... more
Aug9

Tunes in the Vines

Featuring:  Lisa Allen!  Bring excitement to your Sunday and meet your friends... more
Aug13

Thursday Night Live

Featuring Lauren Mink Band!  Beverages, food from local restaurants and great... more
Aug14

Kentucky Cork & Tap

Premier Wine and Beer Festival featuring local products.... more
Aug15

Renfro Valley Entertainment Center

Featuring:  Special Guest, John Conlee!  Enjoy great classic country, southern... more
Aug15

Woodland Art Fair

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Aug16

Bleu Plate Walking Food Tours

Meet for a guided culinary adventure with stops at local restaurants and savor the... more
Aug16

Tunes in the Vines

Featuring:  Here for the Party!  Bring excitement to your Sunday and meet your... more
Aug20

Thursday Night Live

Featuring Conch Republic!  Beverages, food from local restaurants and great music... more
Aug21

Phoenix Fridays

Take it downtown to the heart of Lexington for another series of free outdoor... more
Aug22

2015 Crave Lexington Food and Music Festival

From the farmers to the chef, Crave is a popular celebration of the cultural and... more
Aug22

Renfro Valley Entertainment Center

Featuring:  Special Guest, Jamey Johnson!  Enjoy great classic country,... more
Aug23

Tunes in the Vines

Featuring:  Dudley Roberts and Steve Gullette!  Bring excitement to your Sunday... more
Aug26

Bluegrass Classic Dog Show

Five days of all-breed conformation, obedience & rally competition. ... more
Aug27

Thursday Night Live

Featuring Kenny Owens!  Beverages, food from local restaurants and great music by... more
Aug29

Moontower Music Festival

Eighteen bands, 2 stages, 2 beer gardens featuring 5 different craft beers and Old 502... more
Aug30

Tunes in the Vines

Featuring:  Alma Gitana!  Bring excitement to your Sunday and meet your friends... more

Carriages and Arabians

by Margaret, Horse Blogger

HORSES, HORSES Two fine equine events are on this weekend at the Kentucky Horse Park. Both of these events are included with general Horse Park admission.

The Carriage Association of America is ...

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Tank the Fell Pony

by Margaret, Horse Blogger

HORSES, HORSES This handsome black horse is actually a pony. Tank isa Fell Pony and a member of the Breeds Barn at the Kentucky Horse Park.

Bred as pack ponies that could carry 250 pounds, Fell Ponies ...

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Triple Crown Winner?

by Margaret, Horse Blogger

HORSES, HORSES Is this the year that Thoroughbred racing will finally have anotherTriple Crown winner? While several horses have won both of the Triple Crown's first twolegs (the Kentucky Derby and ...

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Donuts of Lexington

by Mindy, Cuisine Blogger

National Donut Day is just around the corner, Friday June 5th. Never fear, I am here to help you plan for this joyous occasion and give you the details on some of the best local donut holes.  ...

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Honeymoon & Romance Packages

Best Western Lexington Conference Center
Stay and Dine
$99.99 (based on double occupancy)
Enjoy a getaway in Central Kentucky with true Southern hospitality. In addition to your accommodation, get a $25 food and beverage coupon for Murphy's Bar & Grill. Unwind, relax and sample some of the finest bourbons in Kentucky.
(859) 263-5241

Clarion Hotel
Cupid's Creation
from $129.99
Great for Valentine's Day, anniversaries or just a romantic getaway. Includes a hot breakfast for two plus dinner for 2 in Cortland's Restaurant (not including alcohol or gratuity-room service optional) and champagne
(859) 233-0512 or (888) 390-4918
www.clarionhotel.com

The Campbell House
Celebration Package
from $199.00
The perfect getaway for newlyweds, anniversaries, birthdays or any special occasion. Package includes deluxe guest room, romantic intimate dining for 2 in Kilbern's, a complimentary bottle of champagne, and strawberries dipped in chocolate delivered to your room, breakfast next morning at Kilbern's and a late checkout of 2 p.m..
(859) 255-4281
thecampbellhouse.net

Valentine Package 2015
From $129
Deluxe overnight accommodations in a newly renovated guest room with Chocolate covered strawberries made in-house and your choice of red/white wine or champagne will be delivered to your room. Includes breakfast for two in Kilbern's Restaurant and a late checkout of 2:00 pm. (If you'd like ot have dinner Kilbern's Restaurant for dinner, The Campbell House is offering a 10% discount to package guests. The Tim Talbert Project Show Band will be entertaining in Bogart's Lounge with live music and dancing.
thecampbellhouse.net

Doubletree Guest Suites of Lexington
Honeymoon Package
from $159
Whether you are flying out the following morning, or staying close to home, the Doubletree is the place for Honeymooners, as well as those celebrating anniversaries or any other romantic occasion. Package includes champagne with keepsake glasses, chocolates, bubble bath and breakfast for two via roomservice.
(859) 268-0060 or (800) 262-3774
www.lexingtonsuites.doubletree.com

Sweet Romance Package
from $139
Whether celebrating your honeymoon, a special anniversary, or birthday, this is your perfect getaway. Romance your loved one with a bottle of sparkling wine. Enjoy a full breakfast for two and a late checkout upon request (based on availability).
(859) 268-0060 or (800) 262-3774
www.lexingtonsuites.doubletree.com

Griffin Gate Marriott Resort
Couples Romance Package
from $189
Enjoy a romantic weekend getaway for two at the renovated Griffin Gate Marriott Resort. Play tennis or golf and relax by the indoor or outdoor pool and hot tub. Includes deluxe overnight accommodations for two, Friday or Saturday night, champagne upon arrival, and breakfast for two.
(859) 288-6121 or (800)228-9290
www.griffingatemarriott.com

Hilton Suites Lexington
Bed & Breakfast Packages
from $159
Rekindle the romance in your life with this package designed just for two to let you get away and focus on each other instead of the rest of the world. Special touches include complimentary sparkling wine or cider and breakfast for two in your room or in the hotel restaurant.
(859) 271-4000
www.lexingtongreen.hilton.com

Hyatt Regency Lexington
Amour Package
Take the time to reconnect. Enjoy time for just the two of you during your stay at Hyatt Regency Lexington. You only need each other - we'll provide an unforgettable setting and all the romantic touches. With your Amour Package, you'll enjoy a steak and egg breakfast for two through room service or in the Blue Fire Grille and a bottle of Champagne.
(859) 253-1234
lexington.hyatt.com

Lyndon House Bed & Breakfast
A Classic Romance- "Breakfast in Bed"
$299
All relationships need some adventure from time to time. Surprise your sweetheart with a romantic escape. Package includes beautiful overnight accommodations for one night with a bouquet of flowers and champagne. Enjoy an incredible dinner at one of the nearby restaurants with a $100 dining gift certificate. Next morning, if you wish, the Innkeeper will prepare a breakfast tray for you to take to your room. Treat your sweet heart to an extra night of pampering for $149. Advance reservations required.
www.lyndonhouse.com / lyndonhouse@mac.com
(859) 420-2683

Two Night Honeymoon Package
$499
For people with a busy lifestyle, a short honeymoon works! Choose from three packages that each include beautiful accommodations for two nights, red roses and a bottle of bubbly. The "Radio Show" package includes 2 tickets for a live taping of WoodSongs Old Time Radio Hour and dinner at Natasha's Cafe. The "Historic Places" package includes a pass to 4 historic homes and dinner at Dudley's restaurant. The "Equestrian" package includes a horse farm tour for two and dinner at Jonathan's restaurant. Extend your stay for $149 per night.
www.lyndonhouse.com / lyndonhouse@mac.com
(859) 420-2683

Bluegrass Road Trip Romance
$499
Remember when you borrowed Dad's car and took your first road trip? Well, call a rental company, rent that red Mustang and hit the road! Package includes overnight lodging for two for two nights, dinner for two at Jonathan's at Gratz Park, fresh flowers, a bottle of bubbly, and a gourmet breakfast.   
Stay an extra night for $149.
www.lyndonhouse.com
(859) 420-2683

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