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Sep29

Central Bank Thursday Night Live

Featuring Blind Corn Liquor Pickers!  Beverages, food from local restaurants and... more
Sep30

Black Jacket Symphony

The Beatles "Revolver".  A unique concert experience which recreates... more
Oct5

Split Rock Jumping Tour

With convenient online entries and the All-Inclusive Entry Packages, combined with the... more
Oct6

Central Bank Thursday Night Live

Featuring Mike Archer Band!  Beverages, food from local restaurants and great... more
Oct7

Keeneland Thoroughbred Racing

No racing on Mondays or Tuesdays. See live Thoroughbred racing at the most elegant race... more
Oct7

Night Market

A monthly pop-up open air-market/street festival held on the first Friday of every month... more
Oct8

Perryville Battlefield Re-enactment

Experience 1862 during the re-enactment of the Battle of Perryville and watch history... more
Oct13

Central Bank Thursday Night Live

Featuring Vinyl Richie!  Beverages, food from local restaurants and great music by... more
Oct14

The Bourbon Chase

An overnight relay adventure.  Teams of runners cover 200 miles of scenic byways... more
Oct28

Disturbia at the Distillery

It's a night of dinner, drams and drama!  The night starts with the popular Ghost... more
Nov1

CP National Horse Show

A week-long championship event held indoors at the Alltech Arena, Featuring... more
Nov18

23rd Annual Southern Lights

The 23rd Annual Southern Lights includes a self-guided four mile journey through a... more
Nov18

LexArts Gallery Hop

Thousands of locals and visitors alike converge on downtown Lexington to celebrate art... 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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3 Night

3 Night Itinerary
Day 1
12:00pm Welcome to Lexington - Lunch at Saul Good. Wander over to Triangle Park.
1:00pm Take a scenic driving tour with a visit to a private horse farm.
3:00pm Check in at hotel.
4:00pm Depart for evening in Renfro Valley, KY to enjoy an old-fashioned dinner and show.
9:30pm Return to hotel.
Day 2
8:30am Breakfast at hotel.
9:30am Tour one of our historical homes, Ashland, Hunt-Morgan House, Mary Todd Lincoln House, or Waveland.
11:30am Take a scenic drive to Irish Acres Gallery of Antiques. Lunch at The Glitz Restaurant.
2:30pm Return to the hotel.
5:30pm Depart for the Kentucky Horse Park for dinner and entertainment.
9:30pm Return to hotel.
Day 3
7:00am Depart for Keeneland Race Course.
7:15am Early morning workouts and breakfast at the Track Kitchen. Watch Thoroughbreds work out -- trackside. Your step-on guide gives you a behind-the-scenes look at the Thoroughbred racing world. Shopping at the Keeneland Gift Shop.
9:45am Depart Keeneland.
10:00am Visit Headley-Whitney Museum, a unique museum featuring a Jewel Room, Shell Grotto and fine art objects for a tour and lunch.
1:00pm A "sweet" stop at Old Kentucky Chocolates to see bourbon chocolates being made. Tasting allowed!
2:00pm Photo"op" at Thoroughbred Park .
3:00pm Return to the hotel.
6:30pm Dinner at one of Lexington's fine restaurants.
Day 4
8:00am Breakfast at hotel.
9:00am

Head to Buffalo Trace Bourbon Distillery for a tour.

10:30am Continue on to Frankfort, our state capital, touring the Governor's Mansion, the Floral Clock, Orlando Brown Home, and the Thomas D. Clark Center for Kentucky History.