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 ...more
Locals: are you a member of a club or association that holds regional or national meetings? Do you serve on a board? Does your company hold annual meetings? Whether it's 50 people or 5,000, VisitLEX, Lexington's convention and visitors bureau, stands ready to help you bring your meeting home. If the job of bringing your organization's meeting to Lexington seems overwhelming, don't despair, we're here to help, and to save you time!
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As a citizen of the Horse Capital of the World, you know better than anyone how truly special this area is. Just imagine how impressed your attendees will be with our breath-taking Kentucky countryside, magnificant horse farms, vibrant restaurant scene, nearby historic Bourbon distilleries, and our charming, walkable downtown.
Recommend Lexington become a Hometown Host. You'll feel great knowing you've had a positive influence on the economy of our area. Tourism is a major economic driver, ranking as Kentucky's second leading private employer. Last year, people staying in Lexington hotels spent more than ninety-seven million dollars eating out in local restaurants. Add the money spent shopping, seeing local attractions, buying local gas and staying in local hotels, and you'll see that your meeting could have a significant impact.
To find out what it takes to host your meeting or special event in Lexington, please call us at (859) 233-1221, or (800) 848-1224.
Bring it home!