Fun – Games – Adventure

Grab your friends enjoy some of these fun activities in and near Downtown Lexington.  Maps showing locations at bottom of this page.

Retro.   That sums it up.

Downtown Lexington offers several venues to indulge your game playing spirit.

Brewridge Taps has Trivia Night on most Tuesdays and music on most Saturdays

And Just Games rounds out the selection with games and activities for adults and children. Thursday is Open Game night where you can try a new game or play a modern classic like Catan or Ticket to Ride.

Be sure to check their websites to confirm schedules.

Outdoor Adventure

Running & Hiking

Lex Running Shop has the shoes and gear you need.  Find out about the fun runs and other organized runs including a Pub Run on some Friday evenings.

Walkabout Outfitter features the maps, gear, clothing and shoes you need for your outdoor adventures.

Where to Run or Hike?

In town and near town you’ll find easy to moderate trail information.  For information on trails throughout the area, check out this article and stop by by the Lexington Visitor’s Center for maps or directions


Welcome Cyclists!  What fun to bike through our charming town and our beautiful countryside!   The hills can be challenging, but you can look forward to stopping here, spending the night and enjoying our restaurants & shops.

Red Newt Bikes (1 of 1)

Bike shop located downtown:  Red Newt Bicycle Shop  Cycling gear, tours, bike repairs and rentals.

Bike the Valley – On-road and off-road routes, nearby events.

Lexington Visitor CenterBicycling routes

Water Activities

Check out this guide for insights on places in the area to enjoy kayaking, swimming and canoeing.

An expert and patient Fly Fisherman is also located in Lexington.   Try your hand at fly fishing for trout in our lovely creeks and rivers.

Crafty & Relaxing

Have you always wanted to learn to sew or knit?   Planning a “girls weekend” away?

In downtown Lexington you’ll find Make it Sew and House Mountain Yarn Company.  Both have scheduled classes and can craft a unique experience for a group.

Downtown Lexington also has a full spectrum of spa services  And fun activities such as  Happy Hour Yoga on Friday evening at Center of Gravity.

In the mood for a movie?  State Movie Theater

Children Play Areas & Activities

There are a number of nearby play areas for children.  See map below.

A movie or family games at Just Games might also be a good choice especially on a rainy day.