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Be part of #TeamKentucky. Support local.

At VisitLEX we believe travel is a state-of-mind. During this season of unprecedented uncertainty, hospitality businesses need our support. Please use this time to plan travel for a future date. If you are able-- go ahead and purchase gift cards to these businesses. If you're in town, order meals from our local restaurants. When you do, please share photos or messages of support using #sharetheLEX and #TeamKentucky.

Working remotely? Check out our fun Lexington Zoom backgrounds for your next virtual meeting.


Our local restaurants need your support. From curbside service to gift certificates to delivery, we have compiled a list of restaurants with links to help you discover your options while Staying Healthy at Home. And remember, if you are picking up at a downtown restaurant, all metered street parking is free now. 

Kentucky.com/LexGo Article – What Lexington Restaurants are Reopening on May 22nd

Ace Weekly – Which Restaurants are Reopening

Attractions, Hotels and Tour Operators

As our attractions, hotels and tour operators make decisions about the best way to respond to concerns about COVID-19, there will be disruptions in their regular hours of operation. Some may remain open with social distancing in place; some may offer gift certificates. Check websites or call in advance before planning a visit.

Ashland, The Henry Clay Estate - Grounds are open. 
Canoe Kentucky - Kayaking on the Kentucky River.No shuttle service provided right now, but you can still do rentals.
Equus Run - Grounds are open. Carryout available. 
Kentucky Horse Park - Grounds are open. Admission and parking fees are waived.
McConnell Springs - Appointment Only 
Raven Run - Appointment Only
Whitaker Bank Ballpark - Purchase tickets and/or gift cards for upcoming Lexington Legends season.

Campbell House 
Clarion Hotel Conference Center North - $59 rate, valid through April 30th for healthcare professionals, construction companies and displaced university students and families. 
Comfort Inn & Suites - $55 rate to hospitals and healthcare works, as well as any essential business travelers and truckers.
Griffin Gate Marriott Resort & Spa - Griffin Gate Bluegrass Bistro – Reservations Only
Hilton Lexington Downtown - Triangle Grille curbside to-go options. Purchase a gift card by emailing april.walters@hilton.com or calling (859) 281-3701. Book online for a future stay with code LXSTAY to capture a $99 rate. Local partner business suites $50/day - email jennifer.mattox@hilton.com or alex.hubbard@hilton.com for details and/or to book. 
Marriott City Center - The Greatroom restaurant offering curbside pickup.

Courtyard Lexington Keeneland/Airport - 30% off standard rate
Embassy Suites UK Coldstream - 30% off standard rate
Fairfield Inn Keeneland/Airport - 30% off standard rate
Hilton Lexington Downtown - $50/day
Residence Inn Keeneland/Airport - 30% off standard rate

Horse and Barrel Tours Gift Card
Sun Valley Farm Tours
Visit Horse Country Virtual Tours - Purchase a gift card


Nourish Lexington – Hospitality Industry Relief Fund
SICK-KY (Service Industry Connector of Kentucky)
LexGoEat - Herald-Leader
Smiley Pete´s Crave Lexington Takeout & Delivery Guide
Ace Weekly´s Takeout and Delivery Guide
Kentucky Strong Collaborative      
Downtown Lexington Partnership - Business Adjustments & Closures
Social Distancing Restaurant Challenge
Lexington on Tap – Food, Beer, Cider Delivery Service

All LEXPARK on-street meters will be free of charge until further notice, but two-hour time limits will be enforced. Several paid parking spaces have been converted into “Curbside Pick-Up ONLY” spaces with a 15-minute time limit. We encourage businesses to reach out to LEXPARK at (859) 231-7275 or info@lexpark.org to request a nearby meter. For customers utilizing this service, please look for selected meters covered with the blue LPA bag or a sign stating “Curbside Pick-up ONLY.”  As always, LEXPARK's goal is to provide, maintain and operate high-quality, customer-focused public parking. They will continue to work with the community as we all navigate the effects of COVID-19.

For information on public health, economic and community resources regarding COVID-19 please click here. 

Last update: June 17