The Beauty & tranquility of this former historic horse farm called Bashford Manor, in the heart of Louisville, greets you with 9 spacious suites, classically appointed with antiques, private baths, wet bar with microwave/frig, desk & seating areas. Wifi. Sustainable & Green practices. Enjoy gourmet breakfasts of local delights basking in the light of the verandas or formal elegance of the Dining Room. We welcome you to this old Kentucky home of Derby Winners!
Horse racing in Kentucky is rich in history, dating back to 1789 when the first race course was laid out in Lexington. However, it was almost 100 years later, in 1875, that Churchill Downs officially opened and began its tradition as “Home of the Kentucky Derby.”
Saint James Court Art Show (2018)
Date: Oct 5,6,&7, 2018
A juried fine arts and fine crafts show. Always held the first full weekend of October, it hosts an impressive 750 artists from North America. Held in the heart of historic Old Louisville among the country’s largest collection of Victorian homes, the St. James Court Art Show® has for over five decades provided our neighborhood, city and state with a rich cultural and artistic legacy. [more info]