print email
Big Lex Videos
“If it’s on the internet, it must be true, right?

Watch the LexTrek video series on YouTube.” more

Events

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
Oct24

Haunted Train Ride

Haunted Halloween Train Ride!  Enjoy an 11 mile, 90 minute round trip train... more
Oct28

Alltech National Horse Show

The National Horse Show is America’s oldest indoor horse show, firmly established... more
Oct29

The Kentucky Experience

A partnership of the Grayson Jockey Club Research Foundation, Phelps Media Group, Rood... more

Farm to Table

by Mindy, Cuisine Blogger

"Farm to Table" is a hot food trend around the US and it is a movement I can fully get behind. The trend is focused around knowing that your food is fresh and not processed from a facility 900+ mils ...

more

Dogs and Horses and Polo

by Margaret, Horse Blogger

HORSES, HORSES Dogs and horses have a long shared history on farms. Visitors to Bluegrass horse farms can usually count on seeing some dogs (as well as some cats in the barns who keep mice away ...

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 ...

more

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 ...

more

Signature & Spa Vacation Packages

All packages based on availability.

Clarion Hotel
Alltech Brewing and Distilling Tour 2014
Starts at $119
Enjoy the unique experience of touring a brewery and bourbon distillery on the same site. The Alltech facility is minutes from the Clarion Hotel and produces Kentucky Ale, Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Ale, Bluegrass Sundown and Town Branch Bourbon. Package includes two tour tickets and a free hot breakfast on morning of your departure. Tours are offered seven days a week.
(859) 233-0512 or (888) 390-4918
www.clarionhotellex.com

WoodSongs Experience 2014
Starts at $119
Experience the world of folk, Bluegrass, songwriting, new artists, literature and more. The WoodSongs Old Time Radio Hour is taped live and broadcast around the world. Recorded on Monday evenings at the historic Lyric Theater. This package requires a three-day advance reservation. Includes two tickets to the show, dinner for two at Cortland's Southern Kitchen and a full free hot breakfast on your departure day.
(859) 233-0512 or (888) 390-4918
www.clarionhotellex.com

Hampton Inn Beaumont
Guy's Day Out 2014
$129
Get all your guy pals and bro's together and take some time away. Enjoy a deluxe breakfast and amazing accommodations. Enjoy a sampling of Kentucky's finest bourbon along the Bourbon Trail. You can visit several distilleries and enjoy the best of the Bluegrass.
(859) 223-0088
www.hamptoninn.com

Hyatt Regency Lexington
Titanic Exhibition Package 2014
Starts at $149
A truly special way to experience "Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition". You'll receive two vintage cocktails upon arrival at the hotel and two passes for the Titanic exhibition at the nearby Lexington Center Museum and Gallery. Breakfast for two in the Blue Fire Grille, a full hot American buffet, is also included. This special exhibition runs from October 5 though January 26, 2014.
(859) 253-1234
lexington.hyatt.com

Bourbon Package 2014
Starts at $149
Explore the Kentucky Bourbon Trail and all its local flabor. Package includes standard guestroom, one flight of Bourbon (three, 0.5 oz each) in the Blue Fire Grill, an itinerary planning session with the concierge.
(859) 253-1234
lexington.hyatt.com

Doubletree Guest Suites
Kentucky Bourbon Trail 2014
from $112
Discover the rich history and proud tradition of "America's Official Native Spirit" on the Kentucky Bourbon Trail. Package includes overnight accommodations, breakfast for two, $25 gas card, and the Kentucky Bourbon Trail Passport to local distilleries.
(859) 268-0060
www.lexingtonsuites.doubletree.com

Griffin Gate Marriott Resort & Spa
$40 Resort Credit Package
from $179
Treat yourself to some quality time in the Horse Capital of the World with a package that includes a $40 Resort Credit.  Apply this credit to: The Spa at Griffin Gate, Griffin Gate Golf Club, JW's Steakhouse, Starbucks, or the gift shop. Remember: we golf year-round in Kentucky!
(859) 288-6121 or (800)228-9290
www.griffingatemarriott.com

Spa Massage Package for Two
from $299
Treat yourself to some quality time in the Heart of Bluegrass Country.  Relax and revive with a package designed for a perfect girls' getaway or romantic weekend. Includes two relaxation massages plus your deluxe guest room.
(859) 288-6121 or (800)228-9290
www.griffingatemarriott.com

Bourbon Distillery Package
from $189
Enjoy your stay at the Griffin Gate Marriott Resort & Spa, plus a distillery tour at Buffalo Trace Distillery. Includes accommodations, breakfast for two at JW's, a Bourbon Country welcome gift, Buffalo Trace momento and a tour and tasting. Transportation not included.
(800) 228-9290 or (859) 231-5100
www.griffingatemarriott.com

Ultimate Dining Package
from $219
Foodie's, this one's for you. Treat your taste buds to a 3 course dinner atJW's Steakhouse featuring flavors from Kentucky. A tasty stay you will be sure to savor.
(800) 228-9290 or (859) 231-5100
www.griffingatemarriott.com

Hilton Suites Lexington
Bourbon Tour 2014
from $149
Includes two welcome beverages upon arrival and two general admission tickets for the following bour distillery tours: Woodford Reserve, Town Branch and Buffalo Trace Distillery.
(859) 271-4000
www.lexingtongreen.hilton.com

Hyatt Place
Dinner and a Movie 2014
from $129
Start the evening next door at Malone's for dinner then snuggle up in a beautifully appointed room to watch a movie. Package includes: in-house movie ($20 limit) and a $50 gift certificate to Malone's restaurant.
(859) 296-0091 or (800) 492-8847
www.hyattplacelexington.com

Lyndon House B&B
Horse Farm Tour Package 2014
$299
Stay at the beautiful Lyndon House and explore Lexington's Equine Heritage. Package includes fresh flowers,champagne, and a tour for 2 people that includes horse farms, Keeneland Race Course, and Old Friends Thoroughbred retirement farm. Includes a delicious breakfast. Stay an extra night for only $149.
(859) 420-2683
www.lyndonhouse.com / lyndonhouse@mac.com

Dating Rendevouz 2014
$379
How exciting! You've found that person you've been searching for and now it's time to meet. Why not spend a romantic evening at the beautiful Lyndon House? Well, with the swipe of a credit card, we can set you up with: two beautiful accommodations, a bottle of wine, dinner at Natasha's Bistro, and breakfast the next morning. Then... if it goes the way you want, why not stay a little longer - we'll take 30% off the regular room rate the second night.
(859) 420-2683
www.lyndonhouse.com / lyndonhouse@mac.com

Primping Package 2014
$459
Congratulations, you're getting married! Why not begin the celebration early by treating your wedding party to a beautiful place to prepare for the ceremony. This package includes: two accommodations for changing, one hour use of the building and grounds for photo shoot, overnight lodging for the Bride & Groom (includes Champagne & flowers), and breakfast for two. And while you are already here, add an extra night of relaxing for only $149.
(859) 420-2683
www.lyndonhouse.com / lyndonhouse@mac.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

Package Types:

Business | Family | Golf | Holiday Specials | Honeymoon | New Year's Eve | Sports & Entertainment | Signature Packages