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Events

May6

Oaks Day Festival

Enjoy the festive Bluegrass music while treating yourself to bourbon ice cream made with... more
May7

Derby Day at Keeneland

Celebrate Derby Day at Keeneland Race Course for the 141st running of the Kentucky... more
May7

Mayfest Arts Fair 2016

Mayfest is a juried art fair with a focus on casual, family-friendly atmosphere. ... more
May12

Central Bank Thursday Night Live

Featuring Lauren Mink Band!  Beverages, food from local restaurants and great... more
May13

4th Annual Craft Beer Week

Lexington's craft beer scene is robust! Come celebrate. Enjoy events, tastings, tap... more
May16

Woodsongs Old-Time Radio Hour

Join in the fun of a music show taped live and broadcast around the world. Audience... more
May19

Central Bank Thursday Night Live

Featuring Rebel Without A Cause!  Beverages, food from local restaurants and great... more
May20

LexArts Gallery Hop

Thousands of locals and visitors alike converge on downtown Lexington to celebrate art... more
May21

The Little Mermaid

Kentucky Ballet Theatre.  Creative costumes, dramatic sets and a visit to the... more
May22

High Hope Steeplechase

Enjoy the thrills of hurdle and flat racing from a variety of vantage points. ... more
May22

Vintage Baseball Game at Waveland

Come enjoy a wonderful day of history, food and of course, the good old American pastime,... more
May26

Central Bank Thursday Night Live

Featuring Encore of Lexington!  Beverages, food from local restaurants and great... more
May27

Kentucky High School Invitational Rodeo

The best high school athletes in the region compete over three days during this annual... more
May29

Tunes in the Vines

Entertainment:  RockSteady Band.  "Tunes in the Vines" music series... more
Jun2

Central Bank Thursday Night Live

Featuring The Trendells!  Beverages, food from local restaurants and great music... more
Jun2

Great American Brass Band Festival

World-class bands come together in what has been called "the most prominent and... more
Jun9

43rd Annual Festival of the Bluegrass

Annual jamboree featuring the best Bluegrass bands in Kentucky and top national... more
Jun9

Central Bank Thursday Night Live

Featuring The Johnson Brothers!  Beverages, food from local restaurants and great... more
Jun16

Central Bank Thursday Night Live

Featuring Tony and the Tan Lines!  Beverages, food from local restaurants and... more
Jun17

It's a Grand Night for Singing

Presented by UK Opera Theatre.  A Grand Night for Singing is a musical revue... more
Jun23

Central Bank Thursday Night Live

Featuring Boogie G and the Titanics!  Beverages, food from local restaurants and... more
Jun30

Central Bank Thursday Night Live

Featuring Flashback!  Beverages, food from local restaurants and great music by... more
Jul4

4th of July Festival

Enjoy fireworks, food, music, dancing, vending and a parade! Read more here:... more

Rolex Ky Three Day Event

by Margaret, Horse Blogger

HORSES, HORSES Keeneland's Spring Racing Meet is almostto the finish line (Friday, April 29 is the final day),but another major Bluegrass equine event starts Thursday,April 28.

The Rolex Kentucky ...

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Time for Keeneland

by Margaret, Horse Blogger

Visiting Keeneland on a spring afternoon is a specialexperience. There are other racetracks and other tracks thatare attractive, but there is only one Keeneland.

Spring afternoons there are lazy warm ...

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New Year's Eve Packages

Here's what was offered for New Year's Eve 2015.  Hotels usually update these packages in the fall:

 

The Campbell House
Neon New Year's Night Package 2015
Starts at $259.00 for standard rooms
Neon New Year's GROOVY NIGHT package includes overnight accommodations,  admission to the party at Bogart's, buffet breakfast New Year's Day in Kilbern's Restaurant and a late checkout of 1:00pm.
Neon New Year's DYNAMIC NIGHT package includes overnight accommodations, dinner for two at Kilbern's, admission to the party at Bogart's including Open Bar from 9 p.m. to midnight, midnight snacks, a buffet breakfast New Year's Day in Kilbern's Restaurant and a late checkout of 1:00 pm.
Glow and dance with live music from Superfecta. Doors open at 8 p.m. Party favors included!
Available: 11/30/2015 - 12/31/2015
Requires pre-payment. Non-refundable.
(859)255-4281
www.thecampbellhouse.net

Clarion Hotel
New Year's Eve 2015
starts at $150 per couple
Enjoy one of three party venues: Radio 80's in the Grand Ballroom, Karaoke in The Sports Page Bourbon Bar & Grill, and DJ Chris Dedman in the open function area. Champagne reception at Check-In starting at 4 p.m. Three packages to choose from. Call for details. (859) 233-0512 or (888) 390-4918
www.clarionhotel.com

Clarion Hotel Conference Center - South
2015 NYE for Two
$169.99 + tax

Ring in the New Year with your friends and family at the Clarion Hotel Conference Center - South. Package includes room accommodations for two, entrance to the New Year's Eve Party, party favors, and a DJ and dancing from 9 p.m. till 1 a.m. Unlimited open bar from 9 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. Also enjoy a hot breakfast buffet on New Year's Day. Call for reservations.
(859) 263-5241
www.lexingtonkyhotel.net

  Doubletree Guest Suites
New Year's Eve 2015
$349 and up
Ring in the New Year at the Doubletree Suites by Hilton! Includes accommodations for two, two tickets to the New Year's Eve Celebration and breakfast buffet for two New Year's Day. The party includes open bar from 9pm - midnight, food, party favors, DJ, dancing and a balloon drop at midnight! Full buffet breakfast on New Year's Day.
(859) 268-0060
www.lexingtonsuites.doubletree.com
 

 Hyatt Regency Lexington
Time's Square New Year's Eve 2015

$219 + tax (non-refundable)
Hyatt New Year's Eve Package includes luxurious guestroom accommodations and New Year's Day breakfast buffet for two in the Bluefire Grill plus a late checkout. Includes two tickets to a New Year's Eve party featuring the power pop rock band "Caught Red Handed" in the Bluegrass Ballroom.
Requires pre-payment. Non-refundable.
(859) 253-1234 or (888) 591-1234
www.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