Activities

Things to Do in Lexington

We are proud to be able to offer guests easy access to many exciting nearby Lexington activities. Whether you’re looking for shopping, entertainment, or dining, Lexington has it all.

We’re conveniently located on Richmond Road, which is just a short drive from most of the attractions listed below. Need help deciding what to do? Stop by the front desk, and our friendly and helpful staff will be happy to provide suggestions!

Antiquing

Antiquing in Lexington

If you’re looking for the opportunity to find one-of-a-kind antiques in Lexington, KY you’ve come to the right place. Whether ...
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Aviation Museum of Kentucky

The Aviation Museum of Kentucky

Only 15 miles away from Bluegrass Extended Stay, the Aviation Museum of Kentucky is a must-see attraction in Lexington. The ...
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Blue Grass Tours

Blue Grass Tours

Aptly named the “Horse Capital of the World,” Lexington and its many options for horse farm tours will surely have ...
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Commonwealth Stadium

Commonwealth Stadium

A staple of Lexington college football, Commonwealth Stadium at the University of Kentucky is a top-notch facility known for its ...
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Evan’s Apple Orchard

Evan’s Orchard and Cider Mill

Over five generations of visitors to Lexington and Georgetown have enjoyed the fruits of Evans Orchard and Cider Mill. Spanning more ...
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Family Friendly Activities

Family Friendly Activities

Whether you’re bringing your young ones to learn more about American history or to inspire and educate them, there are ...
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Golf

Golf in Lexington

Whether you're a beginner or a master golfer, Lexington, Kentucky golf courses deliver world-class golf outings surrounded by gorgeous Kentucky ...
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Hamburg Pavillion

Hamburg Pavillion

Just minutes from Bluegrass Extended Stay, the Hamburg Pavilion is an outdoor shopping center with several great retail stores, restaurants ...
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History of Lexington

History of Lexington

Today, Lexington is the second largest city in Kentucky and known as the “Horse Capital of the World.” But the ...
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Keeneland Racetrack

Keeneland Racetrack

Located across from Bluegrass Airport, Keeneland Racetrack is home to high-level thoroughbred racing every April and October. Today, it attracts ...
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Kentucky Bourbon Distillery Tours

Kentucky Bourbon Distillery Tours

During your stay at the Bluegrass Extended Stay, you'll find yourself centrally located to enjoy world famousKentucky Bourbon Distillery tours, ...
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Kentucky Bourbon Trail

Kentucky Bourbon Trail

A fun way to get into the spirit of visiting Kentucky is to travel along the Bourbon Trail in Lexington, KY. Bourbon ...
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Kentucky Horse Park

Kentucky Horse Park

The Kentucky Horse Park offers horseback riding and pony rides along trails through the countryside around the park. While there, ...
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Lexington Dining

Lexington Dining

Lexington's colorful history and culture can also be found in its wide variety of restaurants: no matter what kind of ...
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Lexington Ice Center

Lexington Ice Center

Things to Do in Lexington, KY Skate on indoor or outdoor rinks, shoot hoops on one of three full-size basketball ...
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Lexington Opera House

Lexington Opera House

Find live entertainment at the downtown Lexington Opera House, one of the premiere performing arts centers in the region. It offers ...
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Lexington Parks & Rec

Lexington Parks & Rec

Bluegrass Extended Stay is happy to provide our recommended Lexington parks. Whether you’re looking for a softball field, picnic area ...
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Lexington’s Explorium

Lexington’s Explorium

The Lexington Explorium is a kid-friendly space is one of the oldest children's museums in the nation. It includes nine "discovery zones" ...
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Mary Todd Lincoln House

Mary Todd Lincoln House

This two-story brick house is the girlhood home of former president Abraham Lincoln's wife, Mary Todd Lincoln. It opened to ...
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Raven Run Nature Sanctuary

Raven Run Nature Sanctuary

Get in touch with Kentucky’s beautiful nature at the 734-acre Raven Run Nature Sanctuary. The sanctuary offers more than 10 miles ...
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Rupp Arena

Rupp Arena

Rupp Arena is in the heart of downtown Lexington and the home court of the University of Kentucky men's basketball team ...
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Shaker Village

Shaker Village

Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill is America’s largest restored Shaker community. It sits on 2,900 acres of land and includes 34 ...
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Shops at Lexington Center

Shops at Lexington Center

Located off the downtown Hyatt hotel lobby, the Shops at Lexington Center includes 13 stores, including Artique, Kentucky Korner, Old Kentucky Chocolates, ...
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The Red Mile Race Track

The Red Mile Race Track

Red Mile Track is home to live racing, Instant Racing®, simulcast racing, and gaming seven days a week and year-round. The ...
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