Woodford County, Kentucky

Bourbon legends, Triple Crown winners & world-class dining

Home to the top bourbon distilleries, vineyards, and horse farms in the state, Woodford County is known for its beautiful rolling hills, Triple Crown winners and quintessentially Bluegrass vibes — picturesque countryside, dry-stacked limestone fences, welcoming communities. But visitors will quickly discover there’s so much more to this Central Kentucky gem.

You’ll find renowned community theater, museums, local art, a thriving culinary scene, and rich history and heritage at every turn. Countryside paths, green pastures, stone fences, streams, and cattle farms that double as world-class cycling roads. And winding nature trails perfect for contemplating the day and planning the next step of your Central Kentucky odyssey.

Sample spirits and tour the iconic Woodford Reserve Distillery, Bluegrass Distillers and Glenns Creek Distilling, or spend an afternoon browsing shops in Versailles and Midway. Explore Kentucky’s vibrant culinary scene at Chef Ouita Michel & Holly Hill & Co, Heirloom, The Glitz, Spark Cafe and Vallozzi’s. Take a ride through beautiful Southern Woodford County to Nonesuch, where you can stop off and visit the fine folks at Irish Acres Antiques and The Glitz restaurant. Experience the majesty of our Thoroughbreds at Coolmoore, Gainsboro, Airdrie Stud, Lane’s End horse farms. If you’re curious what Kentucky’s Bluegrass Region is all about, Woodford County is the place for you.

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Explore renowned spirits, theater, museums, trails, local art and a thriving culinary scene in this Central Kentucky gem.

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