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"Old Friends" Retired Race Horse Farm Trip

October 8, 2015

On October 8th residents loved visiting with Silver Charm & other famous retired race horses at Old Friends Horse Farm in Georgetown Ky. They received a guided tour and shared memories about when they saw these awesome horses running around the track. So nice to see the horses so well taken care of. What a great visit!


Breeders Cup Tour at Keeneland

Breeders Cup Tour at Keeneland

September 20, 2015

Residents of The Lafayette in Lexington Ky. enjoyed a guided tour of Keeneland to learn about the up-coming Breeders Cup races to take place here for the first time ever at this beautiful race track. . The tour guide told them all about the changes being made at Keeneland to accommodate the large crowds expected. You can feel the excitement in the air with the official Breeders Cup statue already in place as you enter Keeneland . Being there to see it all in the works truly made them feel part of the historical event. To top it off they were taken to the Winners Circle to get pictures made with one of the official trophies to be give to each winner of a Breeders Cup Race . What an exciting & educational day!


Tailgate Party with UK Dance Team

Tailgate Party with UK Dance Team

September 4, 2015

To celebrate the kick off of the University of Ky. football season, residents enjoyed an afternoon of tailgating with the UK Dance Team. The team members lead the crowd in cheers for our Wildcats and passed out blue beads and UK football posters. The evening continued with a cookout & outdoor entertainment by Kenny Whalen & the Travelers. Go Cats!


Wine Tasting with Susan

Wine Tasting with Susan

August 28, 2015

Susan Patrick, Controller at The Lafayette & Lexington Country Place, treated residents to an afternoon of wine tasting. She invited Prodigy Winery of Frankfort Kentucky to host the event. The winery owner educated everyone on what it takes to make the different kinds of wine he brought with him. Residents & guests loved it!