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Events

Sep1

Bluegrass Classic Dog Show

Four days of all-breed conformation, obedience & rally competition. ... more
Sep1

Central Bank Thursday Night Live

Featuring Mercy Men!  Beverages, food from local restaurants and great music by... more
Sep1

Lexington Roots & Heritage Festival

Graded as one of the top 10 festivals in Kentucky, Roots and Heritage Festival won't... more
Sep3

Bluegrass Scenic Railroad Civil War Train

Step back in time aboard our Civil War Train.  Don't be surprised if they run into a... more
Sep8

Central Bank Thursday Night Live

Featuring Ralph Curtis and the Nashville Imposters!  Beverages, food from local... more
Sep9

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Presents

It's time for your family to be amazed by all the X-traordinary things you know and... more
Sep12

Keeneland September Yearling Sales

This sale attracts buyers from all over the world.  Spectators welcome!... more
Sep14

Jefferson Street Soiree

The Jefferson Street Soiree is back and is sure to be another exciting evening... more
Sep15

Central Bank Thursday Night Live

Featuring Superfecta!  Beverages, food from local restaurants and great music by... more
Sep16

LexArts Gallery Hop

Thousands of locals and visitors alike converge on downtown Lexington to celebrate art... more
Sep22

Central Bank Thursday Night Live

Featuring Big Black Cadillac!  Beverages, food from local restaurants and great... more
Sep22

Myths, Memories, and Mrs. Lincoln

Reservations required. This special evening guided tour will look at misinformation about... more
Sep24

Ronald McDonald Clown Train

Ronald will entertain as only he can do.  He will be passing out free Happy Meal... more
Sep29

Central Bank Thursday Night Live

Featuring Blind Corn Liquor Pickers!  Beverages, food from local restaurants and... more
Sep30

Black Jacket Symphony

The Beatles "Revolver".  A unique concert experience which recreates... more
Oct6

Central Bank Thursday Night Live

Featuring Mike Archer Band!  Beverages, food from local restaurants and great... more
Oct7

Keeneland Thoroughbred Racing

No racing on Mondays or Tuesdays. See live Thoroughbred racing at the most elegant race... more
Oct13

Central Bank Thursday Night Live

Featuring Vinyl Richie!  Beverages, food from local restaurants and great music by... more
Oct14

The Bourbon Chase

An overnight relay adventure.  Teams of runners cover 200 miles of scenic byways... 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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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Honeymoon & Romance Packages

The Campbell House Lexington, Curio Collection by Hilton
Valentine's Day Package
from $149.00 plus tax
Spend the special holiday with your someone special at The Campbell House Lexington and receive deluxe overnight accommodations, champagne and chocolate covered strawberries made in-house delivered to your room, breakfast the following morning and a late checkout. Dine in Kilbern's Restaurant for Valentine's Dinner and receive a 20 percent discount.
(859) 255-4281
www.thecampbellhouse.com
 

Romance Package
from $159
A perfect getaway for newlyweds, anniversaries, birthdays or any special occasion. Package includes deluxe accommodations, a complimentary bottle of champagne and strawberries dipped in chocolate delivered to your room, breakfast at Kilbern's Restaurant and a late checkout of 2:00 pm.
(859) 255-4281
www.thecampbellhouse.com
 

Clarion Lexington South Hotel 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 $160
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 plus strawberries or seasonal fruit.
(859) 233-0512 or (888) 390-4918
www.clarionhotel.com

Doubletree Suites by Hilton Lexington
Honeymoon Package
from $169
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 room service.
(859) 268-0060 or (800) 262-3774
www.lexingtonsuites.doubletree.com

Celebration Package
from $179
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 & Spa
Couples Romance Package
from $189
Enjoy a romantic weekend getaway for two at the renovated Griffin Gate Marriott Resort & Spa. 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 Lexington Suites
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

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