Unique Events and Great Entertainment in Lexington, KY
Famous for its bluegrass, bourbon and thoroughbred horses, Kentucky’s Bluegrass Region is a beautiful destination with rolling hills, rich history and many engaging attractions. See over 50 breeds of horses at the famous Kentucky Horse Park.
Guests of the Hilton Downtown Lexington hotel are in the center of all the action. Place your bets at Keeneland Race Course. Meet four-footed celebrities on a Horse Farm Tour. Visit the historic homes of the Bluegrass’ famous citizens. Wander through the restored Shaker Village at Pleasant Hill. Celebrate the living history of Kentucky bourbon at 7 historic distilleries. Explore the scenic beauty of horse farm country on the Bluegrass Country Driving Tour.
Sports enthusiasts can cheer along with UK fans while attending one of the many games at the Rupp Arena - connected by pedway to our hotel.
As a downtown Lexington hotel, there is lots of exciting entertainment options whether you are traveling alone, as a couple or with the entire family. Our downtown Lexington area offer numerous events to consider including:
2/23 - UK vs Missouri
2/27 - UK vs Mississippi State
2/28 - 3/3 - Kentucky Crafted at the Convention Center
3/2 - George Strait Concert at the Convention Center
3/6-3/10 - KHSAA Boys Sweet 16 Tournament at Rupp Arena
3/8-9 - Dance SCAPA at the Opera House
3/14 - 3/16 - The Addams Family at the Opera House
3/15 - 3/17 - Kenny Wood Gun & Knife Show at the Convention Center
3/16 - Winter Jam 2013 at the Convention Center
3/21 - 3/23 NCAA Men's Tournament 2nd Round
3/23-30 - Les Miserables School Addition
UK Basketball – Seasonal
Lexington Opera House – Calendar of Events - Ongoing - 2 minutes from hotel
Lexington Walking Tours - Ongoing - 5 minutes from hotel
Blue Plate Tours - Ongoing