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Coming Up

Nov18

23rd Annual Southern Lights

The 23rd Annual Southern Lights includes a self-guided four mile journey through a... more
Dec9

Handel's Messiah

Hear the holiday classic performed by The Lexington Singers and enjoy the 150-plus voice... more
Dec10

The Nutcracker

Lexington Ballet's Nutcracker will be performed on December 10 and 17 at 2:00 pm and 8:00... more
Dec10

The Nutcracker

Lexington Ballet Company performs this beautiful masterpiece under the artistic direction... more
Dec16

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical

The beloved TV classic, "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer," soars off the screen... more
Dec16

Visit Santa at the Distillery

Have your children get their wish list ready for Santa as you celebrate the season... more
Dec22

Mannheim Steamroller Christmas

The ultimate holiday tradition, this has been one of America's favorite holiday tradition... more
Dec31

Casino Royale: the Music of James Bond

A dangerously glamorous New Year's Eve brings the Casino Royale and everyone's favorite... more
Jan9

Keeneland Horse Sales

Horses of all ages go on sale. Spectators welcome.... more

James Burnie Beck

by Stuart, History Blogger

During the 19th century, the Scottish-born James B. Beck was a Lexington lawyer and a respected national politician.

Born in Dumfrieshire, Scotland, on February 13, 1822, Beck received his early ...

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Link, the Percheron

by Margaret, Horse Blogger

HORSES, HORSES This handsome horse is Link, who is new to theBreeds Barn at the Kentucky Horse Park this year.

Link, who stands about 18 hands tall, is a Percheron, whichis one of the breeds of the ...

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Accident or Murder?

by Stuart, History Blogger

In 1854, a New York Times article described the death of Lexington resident James O. Frazer. Although Frazer's demise appeared to be accidental, both Frazer's wife and his overseer were later ...

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Group Tour

Welcome!

Located in the heart of horse country and Kentucky's famous scenic Bluegrass region, groupLexington offers fresh possibilities for your signature group tour. It could be the trip of a lifetime.

See the tabs above for suggested itineraries in the Horse Capital of the World, plus special packages and events for groups. If you would like information beyond what is included in our web site, just register for more information or consult with us at 800-848-1224.

Getting Here is Easy

  • Located within a day's drive of two-thirds of the U.S. population, at the major junction of interstates 75 and 64. (See map )
  • Blue Grass Airport, just 10 minutes from downtown, with Northern Kentucky/Cincinnati International Airport, the second largest hub in North America, just 83 miles away via I-75, and the Louisville International Airport about 83 miles to the west via I-64.

The Setting is Unforgettable, Safe and Friendly

  • The city is surrounded by beautifully manicured horse farms, where fences and green fields seem to extend forever
  • Lexington combines the conveniences of a metropolitan city with the hospitality of a small southern town

Create an Itinerary from our World Famous Attractions

Lexington's beauty and activities span the four seasons. Meet past and future Kentucky Derby winners and get a behind-the-scenes look at the multi-billion dollar Thoroughbred industry on personalized horse farm tours. Visit The Kentucky Horse Park, the world's only state park dedicated to the horse. Get a taste of the racing industry with Keeneland Race Course's early morning workouts and breakfast at the Track Kitchen. Arrange a hub-and-spoke tour to nearby Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill, the nation's largest restored Shaker Village community. Enjoy afternoon teas and garden tours while exploring historic homes. Explore the area's Civil War sites or take an educational distillery tour and learn the history of bourbon. Plan an antique shopping excursion among over 200 area stores. We'd be pleased to help you with suggested itineraries.

For effortless planning, take a look at this page with pre-priced entertainment packages for group tours.

Special Events

Celebrate Derby Day in Lexington at Keeneland Race Course or experience the spectacular light displays at Southern Lights this winter; and be sure to fill seats on your motorcoach! Learn more here.

Looking for a Group Friendly Restaurant?
We know that finding dining options for a group might be challenging. Call us for suggestions. See this link for a list of restaurants that have a private dining room suitable for a group.

Need a step-on guide for your motorcoach?

Whether you want to explore Lexington's rich history, or learn just why Lexington is known as the horse capital of the world, a step-on guide can add a special dimension to your group's experience of the Bluegrass Region.

Blue Grass Tours (859) 252-5744 (800) 755-6956
Central Kentucky Tours (Harrodsburg)
(859)492-3413  
Destination Bluegrass (859) 264-7822  
Horses of Kentucky (859) 277-4625  
Lexington Private Tours (859) 278-9488  
Karen Edelstein Privately Guided Tours (859) 266-5465  
Kentucky Horse Tours (859) 846-9400  
Kentucky Living History Tours (859) 321-2466  
Lane Tours (859) 806-2107  
Lexington In Touch (859) 224-4226  
Old Lexington Tour Company (859) 806-5001
Scott Goodlett Event Group (859) 879-0319 (800) 450-6444
Thoroughbred Heritage Tours (859) 260-8687 (800) 808-9533
UnBridled Tours (859)806-9688 (859)333-8940
Your "neigh'bor-hood Horse Farm Tours (859) 227-7159  

More Planning Assistance for Tour Leaders
From attractions, to group-friendly dining, unique venues, transportation options, and shopping, this website is a wonderful resource for group travel leaders. But we'd love to consult with you in person about your plans to visit the Horse Capital of the World. Just give us a call at 800-848-1224.

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