Something Blue Grass

THURSDAY

 

TOUR GODOLPHIN AT JONABELL, HOME OF THE DARLEY STALLIONS 2:30-4:00 pm

Godolphin is the global thoroughbred breeding and racing operation owned by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai. If that isn’t regal enough, the farm is home to three Kentucky Derby winners and the tour includes a visit to the trophy room.

 

DINNER- LOCKBOX RESTAURANT
Round out your equine and art day dining at Lockbox restaurant, located in 21c Museum Hotel.
Delicious food and drinks, a historic building on Main St in Lexington, and a rotating gallery of
modern art.

 

 

FRIDAY

 

LUNCH- WALLACE STATION
Wind through Horse Country to the most popular of Ouita Michel’s family of restaurants, Wallace Station, a scenic stop for lunch in the Bluegrass. Known for locally sourced ingredients, the Wallace Station menu serves up homemade sandwiches, soups, salads and delicious treats.

 

TOUR PIN OAK STUD 1:00-2:00 pm

Josephine Abercrombie’s private Thoroughbred nursery where six decades of breeding, raising and racing her own stock have produced over 100 stakes winners to date. The tour winds through the 920-acre property, home to a top broodmare band of stakes-winning and stakes-producing mares

 

CASTLE AND KEY DISTILLERY 2:30 pm
Inspired by their distillery site’s legacy of trailblazing, our founders dreamt up something big: to create an immersive distillery experience by combining thoughtfully made spirits with a property where discerning tastemakers could experience history in motion.

 

DINNER- HONEYWOOD
Honeywood, by revered Central Kentucky chef Ouita Michel, maintains a simple philosophy: good food prepared using the freshest ingredients possible. Innovative but accessible menus represent the very best of local farmers and Kentucky lands and its products.

 

May we suggest….shopping at THE SUMMIT AT FRITZ FARM

This mixed use property is Lexington’s new shopping and dining destination for tastemakers and trend- setters alike. The perfect mix of national tenants and local entrepreneurs, there is truly store and a meal for everyone!

Note: This itinerary is a suggestion only and is based on a sample of what tours may be available. Each Horse Country tour requires that guests be ticketed. Tickets are available for purchase at wwww.visithorsecountry.com or by calling 859-963-1004