March 2020 | Lexington Area Events

Special Events

Woodford Reserve Bourbon Academy | March 7

Saturday, March 7, 202010:00 am – 3:00 pm$265/personSpend a full, interactive day at the Woodford Reserve Distillery with Master Distiller Chris Morris and/or Assistant Master Distiller Elizabeth McCall learning the fine art of crafting and appreciating bourbon – America’s native spirit. The day includes an extensive behind-the-scenes tour of the Woodford Reserve Distillery, an interactive demonstration of using grains to make mash, charring a barrel and tasting a variety of whiskeys. In addition, you will be guided through an exclusive Flavor Wheel demonstration that helps you identify the flavors in Woodford Reserve. A delicious bourbon-inspired lunch is included. To book your reservation, click here.

41st Alltech Lexington St. Patrick’s Parade and Festival | Lexington | March 14

The parade and festival are part of an all-day celebration that begins at 8 a.m. with the Shamrock Shuffle to benefit Lexington Habitat for Humanity. At 10:45 a.m., the “Blessing of the Keg” at the Alltech tents at Robert F. Stephens Courthouse kicks off the free festival. The parade begins at 1 p.m., rain or shine! For more information click here.

Road to the Horse 2020 | Alltech Arena | March 19

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Lexington Comic & Toy Convention 2020 | Lexington Convention Center |March 26 – 29

A gathering of all things and people in the comic and collectible toy industry. The convention will be held in at the Lexington Convention Center in Lexington, KY

Spring Opener Horse Show | Kentucky Horse Park |March 28 – 29

Saddle up for the 2020 Kentucky Horse Park Spring Opener Horse Show on March 28-29 in the Covered Arena!

English riders will compete Saturday and Western riders on Sunday in a wide variety of divisions and classes, including a costume contest and Prize walk. All breeds of horses and ponies are welcome! For more information click here.