October 2020 | Lexington Area Events

Special Events

Fall Meet | Keeneland October 2 – 24

October 24th is a tentative end date for this event. No racing on Mondays and Tuesdays.

Woodford Reserve Bourbon Academy | October 10

Saturday, October 10, 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.

KY Guild of Artists & Craftsmen Fall Fair | Berea | October 10 – 11

Join us for the 53rd Fall Fair at Indian Fort Theater. As the state’s oldest guild of juried artists, the Kentucky Guild of Artists and Craftsmen offers hand-crafted visual art and fine Kentucky-made crafts from 120… read more >

Geocaching Weekend | Berea | October 16 – 18

Bring a GPS or smart phone and participate in the Berea Chamber of Commerce’s exciting family-friendly GeoTourism adventure. Geocaching is a hi-tech scavenger hunt that will take you to places you might not otherwise see…. read more >

KY October Yearling Sale | Fasig-Tipton | October 26 – 29