Downtown Spirit, Kentucky Soul

The heart of Kentucky beats strongest in Downtown Lexington with so many fun, inspiring things to see and do. No matter what you're down for, Downtown Lexington has it going on. Explore the site before taking in the sights of this one-of-a-kind destination.

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DowntownLEX Together presented by Central Bank

Win prizes for supporting downtown businesses! Click below to find out more!

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Wear to Show You Care

Wear to Show You Care is a resource that springs from our #downtownLEXtogether campaign. The goal is to encourage safe practices and habits around downtown that will help us stay on track with reopening plans!


COVID-19 Reopening and Recovery Grant Program

As COVID-19 restrictions are lifted and the economy begins to reopen, Downtown Lexington Management District (DLMD) and Downtown Lexington Partnership (DLP) are teaming up to provide financial and in-kind support to help street-level retail, restaurant and bar businesses overcome financial, marketing and operational challenges.


COVID-19 Resource & Response Page

We have compiled a list of resources (both local and national) that provide detailed and valuable information about everything from health and safety to how to adjust to working from home.

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Resource Page

Downtown Business Hours & Operations

Find a list of downtown businesses along with their current hours of operations and offerings below.


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Downtown Happenings, Downhome Vibe

Live entertainment and the arts, eclectic dining and drink options and activities for the whole family all come together downtown. Here are just a few.