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Events

Jul6

79th Junior League Horse Show

The Lexington Junior League Charity Horse Show is the first leg of the American... more
Jul9

Lexington Lions' Club Bluegrass Fair

Enjoy Carnival rides, grandstand shows, petting farm, games, food and much more!... more
Jul9

Thursday Night Live

Featuring SixtyFourWest!  Beverages, food from local restaurants and great music... more
Jul9

Traveling Vietnam Wall

Open 24 hours each day starting at 12 pm.  Admission and parking is free for all... more
Jul10

Kentucky Cork & Tap

Premier Wine and Beer Festival featuring local products.... more
Jun7

Bleu Plate Walking Food Tours

Meet for a guided culinary adventure with stops at local restaurants and savor the... more
Apr18

Bluegrass Farmers' Market, Inc.

The Bluegrass Farmers' Market is the largest 100% homegrown/produced farmers' market... more
Mar21

Bluegrass Farmers' Market, Inc.

The Bluegrass Farmers' Market is the largest 100% homegrown/produced farmers' market... more
Jul11

Ronald McDonald Clown Train

Ronald will entertain as only he can do. He will be passing out free Happy... more
Jul12

Tunes in the Vines

Featuring:  Soljam!  Bring excitement to your Sunday and meet your friends at... more
Jul16

Keeneland Concours d' Elegance

The annual Keeneland Concours d'Elegance will again be held at the beautiful Keeneland... more
Jul16

Thursday Night Live

Featuring Better Off Dead!  Beverages, food from local restaurants and great music... more
Jul17

26th Annual Breyerfest

The weekend celebration is the intersection of the real horse world and the model horse... more
Jul17

Phoenix Fridays

Take it downtown to the heart of Lexington for another series of free outdoor... more
Jul17

Renfro Valley Entertainment Center

Featuring:  Special Guests, Bill Anderson & Jeannie Seely!  Enjoy great... more
Jul18

Renfro Valley Entertainment Center

Featuring:  Special Guest, Earl Thomas Conley!  Enjoy great classic country,... more
Jul18

Sweet Corn Festival

Join Evans Orchard for their annual Sweet Corn Festival!  Craft booths, pony... more
Jul19

Super Sunday

Come out to Douglass Park and enjoy outdoor basketball at its best. Started over thirty... more
Jul19

Tunes in the Vines

Featuring:  Rock Steady!  Bring excitement to your Sunday and meet your friends... more
Jul22

Troubadour Concert Series

His new album, “Happy Prisoner: The Bluegrass Sessions,” is a departure, a... more
Jul23

Thursday Night Live

Featuring Prime Cut Band!  Beverages, food from local restaurants and great music... more
Jul24

The Wizard of Oz

Over the rainbow Dorothy will fly, but beware when the Wicked Witch takes to the... more
Jul25

Kentucky Chautauqua Presents Mark Twain:

Twain was a gifted storyteller, novelist, humorist, lecturer, inventor and riverboat... more
Jul25

Renfro Valley Entertainment Center

Featuring:  Special Guest, Charley Pride!  Enjoy great classic country,... more
Jul26

Red, White and Boom Music Festival 2015

The Red, White and Boom concert and fireworks display will be at Whitaker Bank... more
Jul26

Tunes in the Vines

Featuring:  TDH4!  Bring excitement to your Sunday and meet your friends at... more
Jul30

26th Annual Ballet Under the Stars

This unique festival allows audiences to enjoy the beauty and grandeur of a professional... more
Jul30

Thursday Night Live

Featuring The Bobby Perry Band!  Beverages, food from local restaurants and great... more
Aug1

Renfro Valley Entertainment Center

Featuring:  All Night Gospel Sing!  Enjoy great classic country, southern... more
Aug2

Tunes in the Vines

Featuring:  Barry Frazee!  Bring excitement to your Sunday and meet your... more
Aug6

Thursday Night Live

Featuring The Big Maracas!  Beverages, food from local restaurants and great music... more
Aug7

Renfro Valley Entertainment Center

Kentucky’s good-humor man (who grew up in East Bernstadt!) has a show that has... more
Aug8

Renfro Valley Entertainment Center

Featuring:  Special Guest, John Anderson!  Enjoy great classic country,... more
Aug9

Renfro Valley Entertainment Center

Featuring:  Special Guest, Merle Haggard!  Enjoy great classic country,... more
Aug9

Tunes in the Vines

Featuring:  Lisa Allen!  Bring excitement to your Sunday and meet your friends... more
Aug13

Thursday Night Live

Featuring Lauren Mink Band!  Beverages, food from local restaurants and great... more
Aug14

Kentucky Cork & Tap

Premier Wine and Beer Festival featuring local products.... more
Aug15

Renfro Valley Entertainment Center

Featuring:  Special Guest, John Conlee!  Enjoy great classic country, southern... more
Aug15

Woodland Art Fair

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Aug16

Bleu Plate Walking Food Tours

Meet for a guided culinary adventure with stops at local restaurants and savor the... more
Aug16

Tunes in the Vines

Featuring:  Here for the Party!  Bring excitement to your Sunday and meet your... more
Aug20

Thursday Night Live

Featuring Conch Republic!  Beverages, food from local restaurants and great music... more
Aug21

Phoenix Fridays

Take it downtown to the heart of Lexington for another series of free outdoor... more
Aug22

2015 Crave Lexington Food and Music Festival

From the farmers to the chef, Crave is a popular celebration of the cultural and... more
Aug22

Renfro Valley Entertainment Center

Featuring:  Special Guest, Jamey Johnson!  Enjoy great classic country,... more
Aug23

Tunes in the Vines

Featuring:  Dudley Roberts and Steve Gullette!  Bring excitement to your Sunday... more
Aug26

Bluegrass Classic Dog Show

Five days of all-breed conformation, obedience & rally competition. ... more
Aug27

Thursday Night Live

Featuring Kenny Owens!  Beverages, food from local restaurants and great music by... more
Aug29

Moontower Music Festival

Eighteen bands, 2 stages, 2 beer gardens featuring 5 different craft beers and Old 502... more
Aug30

Tunes in the Vines

Featuring:  Alma Gitana!  Bring excitement to your Sunday and meet your friends... more
Sep3

Thursday Night Live

Featuring Mercy Men!  Beverages, food from local restaurants and great music by... more
Sep4

7th Annual Lexington Fest-of-Ales

The 7th Annual Lexington Fest of Ales will feature 200 craft beers from around the US and... more

Happy Fourth of July

by Margaret, Horse Blogger

HORSES, HORSES Happy Fourth of July from Sneaky. His registered name isOn Second Thought. Sneaky is a Morgan gelding and a resident in the Breeds Barn at the Kentucky Horse Park.

In the eastern United ...

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Carriages and Arabians

by Margaret, Horse Blogger

HORSES, HORSES Two fine equine events are on this weekend at the Kentucky Horse Park. Both of these events are included with general Horse Park admission.

The Carriage Association of America is ...

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Tank the Fell Pony

by Margaret, Horse Blogger

HORSES, HORSES This handsome black horse is actually a pony. Tank isa Fell Pony and a member of the Breeds Barn at the Kentucky Horse Park.

Bred as pack ponies that could carry 250 pounds, Fell Ponies ...

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Triple Crown Winner?

by Margaret, Horse Blogger

HORSES, HORSES Is this the year that Thoroughbred racing will finally have anotherTriple Crown winner? While several horses have won both of the Triple Crown's first twolegs (the Kentucky Derby and ...

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Donuts of Lexington

by Mindy, Cuisine Blogger

National Donut Day is just around the corner, Friday June 5th. Never fear, I am here to help you plan for this joyous occasion and give you the details on some of the best local donut holes.  ...

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Signature & Spa Vacation Packages

All packages based on availability.

Clarion Hotel
Alltech Brewing and Distilling Tour
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
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 
$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
Bourbon Package
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
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 $169
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 $279
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 $179
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 $229
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
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

Homewood Suites Hamburg
Bourbon Distillery Package
from $149
Enjoy your stay at the newly renovated Homewood Suites by Hilton Lexington-Hamburg while taking your tour on the Kentucky Bourbon Trail. Package includes a $25 gift card and tour information to help you along your journey. At your first distillery stop you will receive a free Kentucky Bourbon Trail Passport as a keepsake. Your suite room includes a Suite Start Full Hot Breakfast daily and a Welcome Home Reception offered Monday-Thursday from 5pm-7pm. Transportation not included.
Call (859) 543-0464 / (800) CALL-HOME
www.homewoodsuiteslexington.com

Hyatt Place
Dinner and Late Checkout
from $129
Have dinner next door at award-winning Malone's then sleep in for your late checkout. Package includes: $50 gift certificate to Malone's restaurant and 2 p.m. late checkout.
(859) 296-0091 or (800) 492-8847
www.hyattplacelexington.com

Lyndon House B&B
Horse Farm Tour Package
$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
$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
$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