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Events

Aug23

Charlie Daniels Band

The Kentucky Guard Memorial Fund presents Charlie Daniels Band with special guests, Sundy... more
Aug28

Bluegrass Classic Dog Show

Five days of all-breed conformation, obedience & rally competition. ... more
Sep8

Keeneland September Yearling Sales

The September Sale is globally acknowledged as the Thoroughbred yearling auction, and... more
Sep10

Jefferson Street Soiree

The restaurants and bars along Jefferson will offer food and beverage tastings, and live... more
Sep13

Crave Lexington

Unique among music festivals, the Crave Lexington food + music makers’ festival... more
Sep26

Anderson County Burgoo Festival

Lots of burgoo, music, entertainment and vendors of all kinds.    Held in... more
Oct2

34th Annual Festival of the Horse

Exhibits, concessions, parades, carnival, arts and crafts and 5K run. ... more
Oct3

Keeneland Fall Race Meet

No racing on Mondays or Tuesdays. See live Thoroughbred racing at the most elegant race... more
Oct4

Perryville Battlefield Commemoration

Battle re-enactments, living history, parade, food and crafts.... more
Oct10

The Bourbon Chase

An overnight relay adventure.  Teams of runners cover 200 miles of scenic byways... more
Oct11

Kentucky Guild of Artists & Craftsmen Fall Fair

The Kentucky Guild of Artists and Craftsmen’s Fall Fair is an event you cannot... more
Oct11

Kentucky Proud Incredible Food Show

Featuring Celebrity Chef Ree Drummond, The Pioneer Woman.  Now in its sixth year,... more

The Kentucky Hot Brown

by Mindy, Cuisine Blogger

Here in the Bluegrass we are known for a few things...The Kentucky Wildcats (#BBN), Bourbon, Horse Racing, Beer Cheese, and one of my personal favorites...The Kentucky Hot Brown!I always take for ...

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Ponies!

by Margaret, Horse Blogger

HORSES, HORSES The photo is of a Fell Pony, a rare equine breed. Not too long ago there were only about 20 Fell Ponies in the U.S.

Thanks to the efforts of Victoria Tollman, the Director of the Equine ...

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Junior League Horse Show

by Margaret, Horse Blogger

HORSES, HORSES This year's edition will be the 78th annual Lexington Junior League Charity Horse Show. This show means a lot to both the community and the American Saddlebred breeders, owners, and ...

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Happy Fourth of July

by Margaret, Horse Blogger

HORSES, HORSES Happy (Equine) Fourth of July! This handsome horse is Sneaky (proper name On Second Thought), who appears in the "Horses of the World Show" (held daily at 11AM and 2PM) at the ...

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Arabians and Carriages

by Margaret, Horse Blogger

HORSES, HORSES This pretty horse is an Arabian, part of the "Horses of the World" show, which is presented at the Kentucky Horse Park, daily at 11AM and 2PM.

Arabians are among the most ...

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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
$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

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 $199
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

Hyatt Place
Valentine's Day Package
from $124
You'll only need each other--Hyatt Place will provide the romantic touches! Snuggle up with a bottle of wine, dessert and a romantic comedy.  Package includes: bottle of wine from the hotel selection, Chef's choice of gourmet chocolates/desserts; in-house movie ($20 limit) and a 2 p.m. late checkout.
(859) 296-0091 or (800) 492-8847
www.hyattplacelexington.com

Romance Package
From $114
Celebrating a honeymoon? anniversary? or just getting away...put a little romance in your stay. Includes your choice of white or red wine from the hotel selection, Chef's choice of gourmet chocolates/dessert and a 2 p.m. late checkout.
(859) 296-0091 or (800) 492-8847
www.hyattplacelexington.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, champagne and an incredible dinner at nearby Jonathan's Restaurant. 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