Horse Country

KEEP Day In Frankfort Helps State Legislators ‘Connect The Dots’ Of Horse Industry

The Kentucky Equine Education Project staged its second KEEP Day in Frankfort, with horsemen and horse enthusiasts of all breeds and disciplines interacting with state legislators to discuss the economic importance of equines in their home districts. A prevalent message: Kentucky didn’t become the Horse Capital of the World by being a one-trick pony. Horses of all types contribute significant assets to local […]

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Meet The NEIGHbors: Kentucky Farms To Hold Two Days Of Free Tours In March

Members of Horse Country will open their gates March 3 and 4 for a weekend of special free tours for the second annual “Meet the NEIGHbors.” The experiences at area equine attractions provide an opportunity for locals to visit a Horse Country member in their own back yard. Peek behind the scenes at an equine […]

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Horse Country Debuts Interactive Handicapping 101 Experiences

Horse Country announced on Monday a new elevated experience offered by member Taylor Made Farm. With support from Daily Racing Form, which will supply copies of Daily Racing Form complimentary to all attendees, Taylor Made’s Phil Shelton will introduce the basics of horseracing handicapping. The experiences will be offered on limited dates: January 4th, February […]

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‘Fulfilling A Dream’? Horse Tourism Takes On New Meaning In Lexington

Patricia Akiona came to Kentucky for the Derby this spring, a trip during which she booked a tour with Horse Country for the first time. That journey took her to Mill Ridge Farm, and she ended up coming back on her own dime to work with Mill Ridge at the Keeneland September Sale. This kind […]

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Maker’s Mark Secretariat Center And Horse Country Host “Meet The Neighbors”

Maker’s Mark Secretariat Center (MMSC), a premier non-profit re-schooling facility for adoptable Thoroughbreds located at the Kentucky Horse Park, partnered with members of Horse Country for Meet the Neighbors, a special day of complimentary tours for local fans. Horse Country’s Meet the Neighbors took place on Saturday, March 18, when guests and fans toured farms and equine facilities in the […]

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Cosequin Presents Aftercare Spotlight: ‘Horse Country’ Is Calling

If you’re thinking of coming to Lexington for the Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event, Kentucky Derby or a day of racing at Keeneland, why not add in some time for one of the most unique sightseeing excursions you’ll ever experience? Starting this year, the public can get an insider’s glimpse behind the fences and gates of […]

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Hermitage Farm Joins Horse Country Tourism Initiative

Horse Country, Inc. is proud to welcome Hermitage Farm to its membership. Hermitage Farm joins members Adena Springs, Airdrie, Ashford (Coolmore America), Blackwood, Brookdale, Claiborne, Crestwood, Darby Dan, Darley, Denali, Diamond A, Gainesway, Hagyard Equine Medical Institute, Hallway Feeds, Hurstland, Keene Ridge, Lanes End, Mill Ridge, Mt. Brilliant, Pin Oak, Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital, […]

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Seven More Farms Sign On To Horse Country Inc. Tourism System

Horse Country, Inc. is proud to announce the addition of seven new members to the organization. Blackwood Stables, Brookdale Farm, Denali Stud, Hallway Feeds, Hurstland Farm, Saxony Farm and Three Chimneys join members Adena Springs, Airdrie Stud, Ashford (Coolmore America), Claiborne Farm, Crestwood, Darby Dan, Darley, Diamond A, Gainesway Farm, Hagyard Equine Medical Institute, Keene […]

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New KY Tourism Group Joins Farms, Equine Businesses

Anne Sabatino Hardy has been selected as the first Executive Director of Horse Country, Inc., a new not-for-profit organization comprising farms, equine medical clinics and equine attractions that will offer tourism experiences to the public. The organization will provide a central booking outlet that will also share the overarching story of Kentucky’s Horse Country and […]

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