Parks & Recreation

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Tee times

Lexington city golf courses are reopening with new social distancing guidelines in place. You can book a tee time for any course online.

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Natural areas registration

Raven Run Nature Sanctuary and McConnell Springs have opened their trails to the public. 

Learn more about hiking at Raven Run.

Learn more about hiking at McConnell Springs


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Jacobson Park boat docks

The boat dock at Jacobson Park will open May 13, 2020. You can learn about pricing, time slots and when the dock will be open on the Jacobson Park page.

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St. Patrick's Day parade entry deadline extended

It’s not too late to get your group together and join the fun for the 38th annual Alltech Lexington St. Patrick’s Parade and Festival on Saturday, March 11.

Early bird registration for the Bluegrass 10,000 ends today

Today is the last chance for runners to register online for the July 4 Bluegrass 10,000 at a discounted early bird rate of $25. Fees for the race will go up to $35 beginning March 1 through last chance registration.

Former Vice Mayor Linda Gorton named St. Patrick's Day Parade Grand Marshal

Linda Gorton, the former Vice Mayor of Lexington, has been named as the Grand Marshal of the 38th Annual Alltech Lexington St.