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Mar24

2017 NCAA Women's Basketball Championship

Championship games will be played at Rupp Arena in Lexington, KY for the second time... more
Jan21

Keeneland Guided Tours

Let an experienced guide take you on a walking tour of Keeneland Race Course. Explore the... more
Mar25

Paul Frazer Memorial Combined Test & Dressage

CKRH has grown into a multi-faceted program that is dedicated to enriching the community... more
Mar23

Road to the Horse/Ride the Remuda

Don’t miss the thrill and excitement of Road To The Horse in 2017. Sarah Dawson,... more
Mar26

LexBrunch 2017

This free concert series is hosted every other Sunday. The series features a different... more
Jan23

Woodsongs Old-Time Radio Hour

Join in the fun of a music show taped live and broadcast around the world. Audience... more
Mar29

Man o' War at 100

The International Museum of the Horse is celebrating Man o’ War’s 100th... more
Mar31

Central Kentucky Home & Garden Show

Jump start spring with fresh ideas from this annual show.... more
Apr1

Woodford Reserve Bourbon Academy

Spend a full day with Master Distiller Chris Morris or Master Taster Elizabeth O'Neill... more
Apr2

Byrne and Kelly Echoes

Come enjoy the sounds of the award-winning Irish duo Byrne and Kelly live at the Farish... more
Apr2

Vintage Baseball Game at Waveland

Come enjoy a wonderful day of history, food and of course, the good old American pastime,... more
Apr5

Red Barn Radio

Cheer on the fine musicians who keep alive the Traditional Music of Kentucky! ... more
Apr6

Central Bank Thursday Night Live

Beverages, food from local restaurants and great music by live bands!... more
Apr7

Keeneland Race Course Thoroughbred Racing

 Spring race meet. No racing on Mondays, Tuesdays or Easter.... more
Apr7

Woodford Reserve Keeneland Brunch & Distillery

Begin your race day with a tour and Kentucky brunch at the Woodford Reserve Distillery.... more
Apr9

LexBrunch 2017

This free concert series is hosted every other Sunday. The series features a different... more
Apr9

Woodford Reserve Keeneland Brunch & Distillery

Begin your race day with a tour and Kentucky brunch at the Woodford Reserve Distillery.... more
Apr15

Cinderella

The Lexington Ballet brings the timeless tale of Cinderella to life in a production that... more
Apr17

Lexington Legends vs Greenville Drive

The Lexington Legends are a proud Single-A Affiliate of the Kansas City... more
Apr19

Magic Moments

Leonard, Coleman and Blunt lead singers of three of the most legendary vocal groups of... more
Apr21

Kentucky Crafted the Market

Experience 200 exhibitors of high quality art, literature, food, bluegrass and world... more
Apr22

Willy Wonka and The Lexington Dream Factory

Join Lexington Dream Factory for an evening of fun and Wonka-inspired mischief during... more
Apr23

LexBrunch 2017

This free concert series is hosted every other Sunday. The series features a different... more
Apr27

Rolex Three Day Event

The only Four Star three-day equestrian event in the Western Hemisphere.... more
Apr28

A Garden Affair

Exhibitors from around the globe will feature the finest plants and garden accessories in... more
May2

Big Band & Jazz 2017

Big Band & Jazz, one of Lexington's longest running and most beloved concert... more
May6

Kentucky Derby Party

Festivities include live music, pony rides, food and wagering!... more
May7

LexBrunch 2017

This free concert series is hosted every other Sunday. The series features a different... more
May13

Mayfest Arts Fair 2017

Mayfest is a juried art fair with a focus on casual, family-friendly atmosphere. ... more
May14

Vintage Baseball Game at Waveland

Come enjoy a wonderful day of history, food and of course, the good old American pastime,... more
Mar17

LexArts Gallery Hop

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

High Hope Steeplechase

Sanctioned races over brush and timber.... more
May21

LexBrunch 2017

This free concert series is hosted every other Sunday. The series features a different... more
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Group Tour Packages

Customized group tour day and evening entertainment pre-priced packages offer distinct adventures and effortless tour planning. We're constantly updating this information, so check back often for the latest!

Historic Shaker Village Tour

Historic Homes Candlelight Tours

Guided Group Walking Tours

The Thoroughbred Center

Kentucky Sundown at the Kentucky Horse Park

Buffalo Trace Distillery Group Tours

Group Outings at Lexington's Baseball Park, Whitaker Bank Ballpark

Historic Shaker Village
A variety of programs and activities are offered and vary depending on the season. Most require a minimum of 15 people. Here's just a sampling:

  • Guided tour of the pastoral grounds of the largest restored Shaker community in existence. $14 per person
  • Riverboat rides aboard the Dixie Belle.  $8 per person (also available for charter)
  • A 30 minute candlelight music program in the Meeting House. $125
  • Evening bonfire & entertainment. $125
  • Horse drawn carriage rides. $6 per person

Special Historic Home Tours

  • A candlelight tour of Ashland, the Henry Clay Estate, which could include light refreshments, historical character actors, and/or musical performances. (Call for pricing.)
  • December only: A candlelight tour of Waveland State Historic Site, the Greek Revival plantation home built by the grand-nephew of Daniel Boone. ($7 per adult, $6 for seniors and $4 for students)
  • Enjoy a private, after hours Open House and tour of Mary Todd Lincoln's girlhood home. Open House events can accommodate 75 to 250 people. You can set up your own refreshments in the garden, and order Mary's famous white cake by special arrangement. (around $12 per person for groups 15 and larger)

Guided Group Walking Tours

  • "A House Divided: Lexington Cemetery Walking Tour" Sympathizers of each side owned lots in the cemetery.  The family plot belonging to Abraham Lincoln's in-laws is a highlight of this tour. ($10 - $15 per person.) Offered by arrangement with the Mary Todd Lincoln House.
  • "Lincoln's Lexington: Walking Tour of Lincoln & African American Sites from 1800 to 1860 " Lincoln visited Lexington several times before he became President. The tour includes sites significant to the Todd family, as well as sites related to the history of African Americans in Lexington. ($7 - $12 per person)  Offered by arrangement with the Mary Todd Lincoln House.

The Thoroughbred Center
Prices on Request

  • A guided tour of The Thoroughbred Center, a working Thoroughbred training facility
  • Breakfast, lunch or dinner in the Lounge, complete with fireplace and chandelier lighting
  • Evening entertainment can be arranged with advance notice

Kentucky Sundown at the Kentucky Horse Park
$50-55 per person (50 person minimum)
Can be customized

  • An evening in the bluegrass at the over 1,200-acre Kentucky Horse Park
  • A walking tour for an up-close look at a working horse farm including an opportunity to visit the burial site of the legendary Man O' War
  • A tour through the International Museum of the Horse, which traces man's relationship with the horse from the beginning of time
  • Experience a "Taste of the Bluegrass " with a choice of several traditional Kentucky meals
  • A movie presentation on horses and their breathtaking beauty and grace: Rein of Nobility

Additional options that can be arranged for an additional fee include:

  • Courtyard Presentation: Meet and greet two horses and riders/handlers in native costume or show attire
  • Hall of Champions: View champion horse celebrities while listening to an impressive narration of the horses' backgrounds
  • Horses of the World: An entertaining and colorful demonstration performed to lively music
  • Hayride: a scenic tractor driven hayride around the outskirts of the Park

Buffalo Trace Distillery

  • The Trace Tour: a complimentary guided tour of Buffalo Trace Distillery, including a tasting of some of their award-winning products. Begin with an engaging video of the history of Buffalo Trace, then walk along the path of rolling bourbon barrels. Enjoy the alluring smell and atmosphere of bourbon sleeping inside the aging warehouses. Then tour the renowned Blanton's Bottling Hall where you will see signature bourbons being filled, sealed, labeled, and packaged-all by hand. No charge. From April through October, box lunches from the Firehouse Sandwich Stop can be pre-ordered and include any sandwich, any side, a candy bar, condiments, cutlery and a drink for $11.
  • Treat your group to a catered dinner at the Elmer T. Clubhouse, surrounded by the Distillery's distinct architecture and beautiful landscape. Buffalo Trace's facilities can accommodate anywhere from 15 to 350 guests and can adapt to your specific needs. Clubhouse rental begins at $550. This stunning facility was built in 1935 using the wood from authentic Kentucky log cabins dating back more than 200 years.

Baseball Outings at Whitaker Bank Ballpark
from $6 to $25 (based on 20 person minimum)

  • Catch a game at this state-of-the-art stadium that is home to Lexington's minor league professional baseball team, the Lexington Legends
  • Numerous seating options including box seats, the Pepsi Party Deck, and other picnic areas. Luxury seating options available
  • Menu options range from hot dogs to full catered meals.

For more specific information on rates and packages, call (800) 848-1224 or just register.

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