|The Yearling | 3.65-Miler||TBD||TBD|
Hoodies for Half and 7-Milers, and Rocks Glass for Yearling participants.
|Free Race Photos||Stroller-Friendly|
Why We Love It
Lexington, known as the horse capital of the world, resides within the famous bluegrass region of central Kentucky. The city's southern charm is known for its historic homes, farmland pastures, and bourbon distilleries. It's also the birthplace of George Clooney and childhood home of Mary Todd Lincoln, the wife of U.S. President Abraham Lincoln.
Free (or Almost Free) Stuff To Do
|Waveland State Historic House|
Restored gardens, grounds and buildings showcasing a historic glimpse into life on a plantation.
A landscaped urban park with soft waterfalls, stone promenades, lawn activities and games, public seating and outdoor concerts.
|Thursday Night Live|
A free and weekly, outdoor concert series featuring live bands. Spring through Fall.
|The Legacy Trail|
A 12-mile (19 km) recreational walking and biking path lined with views of nature, the countryside and public art.
|Red River Gorge|
A geological area with rock, sandstone arches and cliffs residing within the Daniel Boone National Forest. Activities: bike, camp, canoe/kayak, fish, hike.
A nature sanctuary dedicated to preserving the beauty of the Kentucky River Palisades and is home to hiking trails and local events.
|Mary Todd Lincoln House|
Once the childhood home of the former first lady, it is now a museum dedicated to her legacy.
An aboredom and cemetery that is not the final resting place for both union and confederate soldiers, but also known for its beautiful grounds.
|High - 66°F (19°C)||Low - 45°F (7°C)|
Blue Grass Airport (LEX)
|Gratz Park Inn||6.7 mi (10.8 km) from start/finish|
|Hilton Lexington Downtown||6.2 mi (10 km) from start/finish|
|Holiday Inn Lexington Downtown||6.1 mi (9.8 km) from start/finish|
|Hyatt Regency Lexington||6.1 mi (9.8 km) from start/finish|
|Lyndon House||6.9 mi (11.1 km) from start/finish|
|SpringHill Suites Lexington||5.9 mi (9.5 km) from start/finish|
|The Campbell House||5.4 mi (8.7 km) from start/finish|