(800) 845-3959 VisitLEX.COM 5 VisitLEX We are Lexington’s visitors and convention bureau.We showcase the premier places to eat,play,stay,shop and explore in this diverse and growing community.Let us be your resource for making the most of your leisure or business trip.Want to speak to a real,live Lexingtonian?Just call (800) 845-3959 during business hours and we’ll happily put you on the right track. Drop By Stop in at the Visitors Center, 401 West Main Street, in the heart of downtown. Chat with a Visitor Information Specialist and experience our Southern hospitality. Watch videos about the region, get your picture taken with a life-sized blue horse and check out our Bourbon still and other memorabilia. Our Visitors Center is open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. In the summer, we’re open on Sundays from noon to 5 p.m. Several parking spots are marked for visitors right outside the front door. Get Social Everybody likes to share their impressions of Lexington on Instagram (@VisitLEX), Facebook (/VisitLEX) and Twitter (@VisitLEX). It is a great way to stay connected to the latest happenings around town and get ideas for your upcoming visit. Add the hashtag #SharetheLEX during your visit and share this exciting destination with the world. Your posts and photos will inspire others to discover Kentucky’s iconic centerpiece. Meet in the Bluegrass Thinking of holding a convention, reunion or sporting event in Lexington? Our location at the intersection of Interstates 75 and 64 makes it an easy drive, and our airport (LEX) is a true gem, just 10 minutes from downtown. VisitLEX can shave months off your planning by assisting with the details that will make your meeting successful. Don’t hesitate to ask us for guidance. Our professional staff stands ready to be an active partner in planning your event or convention. But Wait,There’s More! The pages of the Visitor Planning Guide are limited,and there’s much more we’d love to share.Lexington’s award-winning website, VisitLEX.com,is a great planning tool.We maintain an extensive calendar of events of interest to visitors.Check out the photo and video galleries for a glimpse of the region’s beauty and diverse attractions.Book your hotel directly from our website.Our interactive maps,Trip Planner and Idea Guide are all favorites with visitors. A free app offers a walking tour with in-depth information on the architecture of many of our downtown buildings. Search for “LexArchTour” on the App Store or Google Play. WELCOME SOUTHERN STARTS HERE Welcome to the home of legendary horses and world-famous Bourbons. Lexington is uniquely positioned to offer visitors a Southern experience with sophisticated flair. You’ll find the locals you meet friendly, enthusiastic, and eager to share what they love most about Lexington.