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Accolades

Many top publications have recognized Lexington as a unique destination. We are smart, friendly, welcoming, and enjoy a great standard of living.  Add wonderful equine and historic attractions, superior facilities, and pleasant climate, and you end up with a great place to host a memorable meeting. Meeting Planners who have worked with VisitLEX give Lexington a 92% approval rating as a meeting destination!

Member of the Meetings and Conventions Magazine Hall of Fame for Gold Service Awards

#3 Cities with the Best Work Life Balance 2020 - Smart Asset

#30 Best Weekend Getaways in the South 2020 - Country Living

#9 Friendliest Cities for 2019 - Conde Nast Traveler Readers' Choice Awards

#7 Top 10 Best Cities in America for Eating Out Affordably 2019 -  Money

 #14 19 Cities That Must Be Seen In 2019 - Expedia

One of the 50 Best Foodie Towns in the U.S. 2019 - The Daily Meal

Southern Living's Best Cities of the South 2018 - Southern Living

#8 Best in the US: The US Destinations you need to see in 2018 (Bourbon Country) - Lonely Planet

Top 12 Global Destinations to Visit in 2018 - Newsday

Top 50 Places of a Lifetime/America- National Geographic Traveler


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