Lexington Area Event Guide
Whether you're coming to participate in one of Lexington's popular area events or to be a spectator, Clarion Hotel Lexington is the perfect place to stay. We're located just minutes from event venues such as the Kentucky Horse Park, Rupp Arena and the Lexington Convention Center, so you won't have to travel far to reach your destination.
High School Boys Sweet 16 Basketball
Clarion Hotel Lexington is an excellent choice when you and your team or family are coming to town for the KHSAA Sweet 16. Located just four miles from the Rupp Arena, we offer an indoor basketball court so you can practice your free throws and three pointers before the big game.
April & October
Keeneland Racing, the world's premier thoroughbred auction company, presents thoroughbred racing twice a year in a gorgeous setting. Clarion Hotel Lexington is just nine miles from this world-class racing venue.
Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event
Named one of the Top 10 Festivals and Events for Spring 2011 by the Kentucky Tourism Council, the Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event is the only Four-Star three-day event in the US. Experience the excitement of this Olympic-level equestrian competition conducted at the Kentucky Horse Park, just four miles from our hotel.
Kentucky Spring & Summer Horse Shows
May, June, July
The country's top hunter and jumper riders are featured at the Spring and Summer Kentucky Horse Shows, which take place at the Kentucky Horse Park.
Bluegrass Invitational Tournament
Clarion Hotel Lexington offers you and your team wonderful accommodations within minutes of the playing fields for the Bluegrass Invitational Tournament. One of the oldest soccer tournaments in the country, this tournament draws players from all over for exciting and challenging competition.
World's Longest Yardsale/127 Corridor Sale
Stretching 675 miles from Hudson, Michigan to Gadsden, Alabama along US Highway 127, the 127 Corridor Sale is a yard sale like none other. If you or your group are planning a trip to this huge sale, Clarion Hotel Lexington is an excellent place to rest and rejuvenate along the way.
Contact us, and our friendly staff will be your guide to all the exciting Lexington area events.