Looking for something fun to do this month? Keeneland’s 2018 Fall Race Meet opened this past weekend, and races continue through October 27th. Keeneland is renowned as one of Lexington’s top places to visit (especially during the racing seasons). Aside from all the excitement that horse racing may bring, a lot of people don’t know […]Continue Reading...
While you may simply be visiting Lexington for the 75th annual Keeneland Yearling September Sale, we encourage you to truly take advantage of your time in the Bluegrass. Here are 4 events that we recommend during the two-week sale: Jefferson Street Soiree If you haven’t attended this soiree in previous years, be sure to check […]Continue Reading...
Labor Day weekend is around the corner, and it is officially that time to start retiring your white clothing. According to the Time article, “Why Congress Made Labor Day a National Holiday,” the origins of the holiday spring from two political events. The first event, occurring on September 5th, 1882, was a “labor festival” that […]Continue Reading...
In 1999, The Kentucky Distillers’ Association (KDA) launched the “Kentucky Bourbon Trail.” Now a staple for most who come to the Bluegrass state, the Bourbon Trail has grown and evolved over the years. If you’re looking for something to do during the weekends for a half-day or full-day activity, traveling the Bourbon Trail offers a […]Continue Reading...
American businesses, now more than ever, are starting to focus on overall health and wellness as a way to keep employees happy and productive. Gallup Report recently found that, on average, Americans are working 47 hours per week, clocking around 17 hours more than some of our European counterparts. This means, with less free time, […]Continue Reading...
Moving to a new home can bring its challenges especially when you have kids. If you’re experiencing any hiccups with your move-in date and find yourself in need of temporary housing before the school year starts, you’ll want to read this. Here are tips for your in-between housing situation: Temporary Housing Whether you sold your […]Continue Reading...
Whether you’re relocating for a new job or looking to change neighborhoods, moving can be a stressful experience. With a lot of moving pieces (literally), organization is key for a smooth transition. Here are a few tips from Lexington Relocation Services: Hire a Professional to Help You Move Peak moving season is between […]Continue Reading...
Before the Horses Race, the Runners Race Before April’s racing season kicks off at Keeneland, the area’s annual half marathon – Run the Bluegrass – is held at the end of March. This year’s race is held on Easter Eve: Saturday, March 31, 2018. “America’s Prettiest Half Marathon” is most definitely an earned superlative. Beginning […]Continue Reading...
The Economic Contribution of TMMK Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Kentucky, Inc. (TMMK), located in Georgetown KY, is Toyota’s largest vehicle manufacturing plant in the world. It has the annual capacity to produce 550,000 vehicles and 600,000 engines. TMMK has offered a substantial contribution to our local economy with full-time employment of more than 8,000. It has significantly contributed to Kentucky’s […]Continue Reading...
The Kentucky Horse Park, located in Lexington KY is a working horse farm with an educational theme that opened to the public in 1978 and with over 800,000 visitors each year. The equestrian facility is a 1,224-acre park dedicated to “man’s relationship with the horse.” Open to the public, the park has a twice daily Horses of the […]Continue Reading...