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Family Weekend Tour of the Bluegrass

Parent and Family Association
Sunday, Sep 15, 2019 at 8:30 AM (ET) to Sunday, Sep 15, 2019 at 12:00 PM (ET)

Family Weekend Tour of the Bluegrass

Take a driving tour with your family through the Kentucky Bluegrass and stop to visit some of Lexington’s most iconic locations including a behind-the-scenes tour of Keeneland (www.keeneland.com), a tour of Old Friends Thoroughbred Retirement Farm (www.oldfriendsequine.org), a driving tour of horse country, and a driving tour of historic downtown Lexington. The tour will pick up passengers in the Scott Street parking lot across from the Taylor Education Building and Dickey Hall at 8:30 a.m. and will drop off passengers in the same location at 12 p.m. Parking will also be available in the Scott Street parking lot. To secure your family’s seats for a Family Weekend Tour of the Bluegrass, follow these simple steps:

1. Purchase tickets for your UK student and family members. All seats require a ticket.

2. Print or download tickets to your mobile device.

3. Bring your tickets with you to the tour.

Purchase tickets for your UK student and family members. All seats require a ticket.

Tickets to the Tour of the Bluegrass are $37 per seat and can be purchased online at www.uky.edu/familyweekendtix. All participants are required to purchase their own seat. Sharing of individual seats will not be permitted. Tickets will be on sale at 9 a.m. (ET) June 19, 2019 through 11:59 p.m. (ET) on August 31, 2019 (pending availability). No refunds will be issued after August 31, 2019. If you find that your plans change after August 31, 2019, you may utilize the UK Wildcat Families Facebook group to find other UK families who may be looking for tickets to the tour; however, ticket exchanges in the group cannot be guaranteed and are at your own risk.

The Parent and Family Association cannot guarantee ticket availability; ticket availability is limited by the capacity of the tour buses. Tickets will not be for sale at the event. Casual dress is appropriate.

Print or download tickets to your mobile device.

Once tickets have been purchased for a Tour of the Bluegrass, ticket holders will receive an email confirmation with a link to download your tickets to your mobile device or printer. If you have any trouble downloading your tickets, please contact the Student Involvement Box Office in the Gatton Student Center at 859-257-8427.

Bring your tickets with you to the tour.

Ticket holders should bring a printed or electronic copy of your tickets to the Scott Street parking lot across from the Taylor Education Building and Dickey Hall on the day of the tour. Tickets will be scanned before loading the buses. Snacks and water will be provided. Feel free to bring a cup of coffee or your favorite road-trip treats. Alcohol will not be permitted on the buses. Your tour bus will not stop for lunch.


CONTACT:
Parent and Family Association: 859-257-2752
Social media: www.facebook.com/ukparents, www.twitter.com/ukparents
Website: www.uky.edu/familyweekend

QUESTIONS ABOUT YOUR PURCHASE:
Student Involvement Box Office: 859-257-8427

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Tour of the Bluegrass

Ticket TypePrice
Seat
$37.00