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4 Things to do During Yearling Sale

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:

Image Source from Lexington Herald-Leader

Jefferson Street Soiree

If you haven’t attended this soiree in previous years, be sure to check out this celebration for one of Lexington’s thriving dining districts. On September 12th from 6 to 10PM, the festivities will be held on Jefferson Street in downtown Lexington. Enjoy a fireside steak at the Blue Heron Steakhouse or hand-rolled, New York Style pizza at Grey Goose. Other participating restaurants will include, but are certainly not limited to the following: Nick Ryan’s, Wine+Market, and Smithtown Seafood. West Sixth Brewing and Blue Stallion Brewery will also be attending. (Please note: This event is cash only)

Learn more here.

Justin Timberlake Concert

On September 19th, experience the Grammy award-winning, Oscar nominated, international sensation Justin Timberlake at Rupp Arena on his ‘The Man of the Woods” Tour. For more information or to purchase your tickets now, visit here

Friday Night Live at Woodford Reserve

Through September 28, the Woodford Reserve Distillery is hosting their weekly “Friday Night Live” event.

“Spend a warm evening in the beautiful Woodford County countryside enjoying bourbon, tours and live music at the Woodford Reserve Distillery. Every Friday night in July, August and September Woodford Reserve is extending their hours and tours to let you experience a different side of Woodford Reserve. Each evening will feature tours, live music, and a dinner buffet. An additional ticket may be purchased for a mixology experience featuring a signature Woodford Reserve cocktail. Reservations are highly recommended.

-Woodford Reserve

To learn more about this event and to make your reservations, visit here.


Lakeside Live

Summer isn’t quite over yet at Lakeside Live! While you relax with friends around the fire pit or under their perfectly canopied docks, Lakeside Live offers free live music every Friday and Saturday night through September. Lakeside also offers fantastic restaurants, such as Palmers Fresh Grill or J. Render’s Southern Table with excellent BBQ.

Learn more about Lakeside Live.