Meet Lexington, Kentucky


Why Lexington, Kentucky?

As a region home to numerous colleges and universities, we understand and respect the important intersection of education and social events. And given the many fun things to eat, drink and experience in Lexington, along with our central location, we’re the perfect place for your next fraternal conference, convention, leadership retreat or alumni gathering. 

What Makes Us Unique

Fraternal involvement in Lexington

Greek Involvement

University of Kentucky, Transylvania University, Kentucky State University, Georgetown College, Eastern Kentucky University and Centre College all have robust social fraternal involvement.

Chapters and Headquarters

Many fraternities and sororities have chapters in Lexington and the Central Kentucky region, and the international headquarters of the Phi Gamma Delta fraternity is located here.


Lexington has hosted annual, biennial and triennial conferences for groups including the Fraternity Communications Association, the North American Interfraternity Conference, and many others.

“#9 among the Friendliest Cities in the U.S.”

- Conde Nast Traveler 2020

"One of the Best Weekend Getaways in the United States."


"#3 Safest City in America"

- SafeWise

“Top 10 Bucket List Destination”

- USA Today

Meet Your Personal Sales and Service Representative

Stephen Barnett Director of Destination Sales

Religious, Medical, Fraternal - Greek, Diversity, Corporate (100 peak rooms or more)

Featured Unique Venues

From unique to unexpected, choose a venue that makes your meeting truly one-of-a-kind.

Central Bank Center and Rupp Arena

425 W. High Street, Lexington, KY, 40507
(859) 233-4567

This newly renovated downtown complex features 100,000 square feet of contemporary exhibit space, 16...

The Kentucky Castle

230 Pisgah Pike, Versailles, KY, 40383
(859) 256-0322

This famous landmark was first built as a private residence. Tours of the castle and grounds are...

Featured Attractions

Lexington is a special place. Give your attendees a uniquely Lexington experience they’ll rave about for years to come.

Battle Axes

164 Turner Commons Way, Lexington, KY, 40511
(859) 687-0069

Lexington's premier hatchet-throwing destination!Almost 60 canned beers and ciders (many made in...

Visit Horse Country

321 Merino Street, Lexington, KY, 40508
(859) 963-1004

Visit Horse Country provides a central booking outlet for member horse farms and medical equine...

Destination Industries and Experts By Market Segment

We have something to offer groups and meetings of all types from religious to medical, equine, and more.