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Events

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
Jun25

Ronald McDonald Clown Train

Ronald will entertain as only he can do. He will be passing out free Happy... more
Jun30

Central Bank Thursday Night Live

Featuring Flashback!  Beverages, food from local restaurants and great music by... more
Jul1

4th of July Festival

Enjoy fireworks, food, music, dancing, vending and a parade! The annual 4th of July... more
Jul7

Central Bank Thursday Night Live

Featuring Five Below Band!  Beverages, food from local restaurants and great music... more
Jul14

Central Bank Thursday Night Live

Featuring Better Off Dead!  Beverages, food from local restaurants and great music... more
Jul14

Keeneland Concours d' Elegance

The annual Keeneland Concours d'Elegance will again be held at the beautiful Keeneland... more
Jul14

Lexington Lions' Club Bluegrass Fair

Enjoy Carnival rides, grandstand shows, petting farm, games, food and much more!... more
Jul21

Central Bank Thursday Night Live

Featuring The Twiggenburys!  Beverages, food from local restaurants and great... more
Jul22

27th Annual Breyerfest

The weekend celebration is the intersection of the real horse world and the model horse... more
Jul28

Central Bank Thursday Night Live

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

Lightning Strikes Twice

by Stuart, History Blogger

It has been said that lightning never strikes the same place twice. Unless it's the Henry Clay monument in the Lexington Cemetery.

Two lightning strikes that damaged the monument--in 1903 and ...

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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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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