Horse Capital of the World

Come for the horses. Stay for the bourbon, street art, nightlife, food, shopping, architecture, history, craft beer, local coffee shops, music and the friendly people . We are ready to welcome you with our special brand of Southern hospitality. Explore our Calendar of Events and our local attractions and plan your trip.

Explore showcases the premier places to eat, shop, play, stay and experience the time-honored traditions of Lexington...Kentucky's centerpiece. Click below to learn more about Lexington's Bourbon connections, how to tour a private horse farm, or how to best enjoy our lively craft beer scene.