Specialty Tours

Let us take you for a food and history stroll to our local landmarks and restaraunts. Enjoy filling appetizers and craft cocktails layered with southern hospitality as your friendly guide shares stories of Kentucky’s historical trailblazers.

On the specialty tours, you will:

Black History Walking Food Tour

In Collaboration with SoulFeast

Join us as we dine our way through Downtown Lexington and learn about the city’s rich black history.  Discover award-winning chefs, fresh Kentucky-farmed vegetables, and food to feed your soul, as we stroll through landmarks like the Old Fayette County Courthouse, Phoenix Park,  Lexington Opera House, and the African-American Heritage Trail.  We’ll reflect, celebrate, and honor the black trailblazers of Lexington’s past, leaving behind the lasting legacies that built this city.

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PRIDE Walking Food Tour

Let’s spread our Lexington PRIDE as we stroll to downtown businesses that bring visibility to our community.  We’ll drink, eat, and be merry as we celebrate the city’s long-standing LGBTQ+ history.  You’ll hear stories of the pioneers and trailblazers who helped build our town and create a space that’s welcoming to all. 

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Quick Questions

Find answers to commonly asked questions about our tours below:

We offer full refunds and exchanges up to 48 hours before a scheduled tour begins.

Yes!  Gift cards can be purchased through this link:

Bites Of The Bluegrass Gift Cards – Click Here 

We can definitely accommodate vegetarians, but are unable to accommodate vegan, dairy-free, or gluten-free diets.  Please be sure to include any food allergies or vegetarian accommodations when booking your ticket because food is pre-ordered with our restaurant partners.

No, but suggested cocktails are available at each stop.

Typically, food tours are not a good idea for kids under 12 because tours are 3 hours in length with walking and standing.  If you still feel like it’s something your under 12 kid would enjoy, let us know and we’ll offer a discounted ticket. Drink tour patrons must be 21+ with valid ID.

The 3 hour food tours include 5 small plates that will equal a satisfying lunch.  The drink tour includes some heavy appetizers with 4 craft cocktails. 

Public tours can include up to 12 people.

Yes, your tour guide will point out bathrooms at each stop.

All tours are under one mile of leisurely walking.  There could be a hill.

Dress for comfort and wear walking shoes.  Tours run rain, shine, or snow, so please check the weather and plan accordingly by bringing sunscreen, coat, or umbrella.

The deadline is two hours before scheduled tours.

No.  Please show your appreciation with a tip if you feel your guide did a great job.  Suggested tip is industry standard, 15-20%.

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