The Horse Lover's Guide to Kentucky

April 2010 - Posts

Kentucky Horse Park, Part 3

In this third and final Kentucky Horse Park segment we take a look at some of the long-time favorite attractions among park visitors. ... Read More

Horse Farms on Paris

No, we haven’t ventured outside the Bluegrass to the French capital; we’re just taking a look at more spectacular horse farms – this time along scenic Paris Pike. Perhaps the most recognizable farm off the stretch of road that runs north of downtown Lexington is Gainesway. ... Read More

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The Year-Round Derby Experience

If you can’t make in within Churchill Down’s gates on the First Saturday in May, don’t worry – you can experience the Derby year-round at the track’s famed Kentucky Derby Museum just outside Gate 1.... Read More

About This Blog

(Archived) Based on veteran travel writer Patti Nickell’s A Horse Lover’s Guide to Kentucky, this weekly blog is your ultimate guide to the equine capital of the world, and a place to discuss the commonwealth’s most unique attractions. Each week will feature a different destination with related photos, video, and upcoming events. The blog is an essential tool for visitors planning to attend the 2010 World Equestrian Games, and will run up until the Games’ October start date.