The Heart of Horse Country!Lexington’s Bluegrass Region is the heart of horse country, and its pulse is the constant beat of hooves.
We hope that you didn't miss what has been called the “Olympics for Horses” – the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games at the Kentucky Horse Park. This was the first time ever the international event had been held outside of Europe. More than 1,000 athletes representing 50 countries participated, live broadcasts reached 40 countries and 1,000 international media representations covered the event.
If you weren't able attend the Games here are other ways you can immerse yourself in Bluegrass equine culture while you are here:
Horse Farm Tours
Horse Country Driving Tours
Old Friends Retired Thoroughbred Farm
Keeneland Race Course
The Red Mile Harness Track
American Saddlebred Museum & Gift Shop
Hockensmith Equine Gallery
Equine shops - Tack, Riding Apparel & Supplies
Our equine activities, like our other points of interest, show that our tag line rings true…
The Bluegrass Region…
an experience difficult to describe, and impossible to forget!