Georgetown/Scott County Tourism

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Georgetown, Kentucky - Gateway to the Kentucky Horse Park

LOCATION: Georgetown, Kentucky sits at the Gateway to the Kentucky Horse Park, on the rolling green hills and horse country of the Bluegrass Region, and is within a day’s drive to 2/3rd of America’s population.

ACCESS: Georgetown is conveniently accessed by exits off of I-75 and I-64 highways.
Miles to: Lexington, Kentucky (10); Frankfort, Kentucky (17), and Cincinnati, Ohio (45 miles North).

TIME ZONE: Georgetown, Kentucky is located in the Eastern Time Zone of the United States of America.

PRESS CONTACT: John Simpson, Executive Director of the Georgetown-Scott County Tourism Commission. Email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ; (502) 863-2547

TOURISM VISITOR’S CENTER: Georgetown/Scott County Tourism Commission, P.O. Box 825, 399 Outlet Center Drive, Georgetown, KY 40324 (888) 863-8600 (toll-free) Open Monday through Friday, 9am to 5pm.

LOCAL AIRPORT: The Georgetown-Scott County Regional Airport (27K) is located just 5 miles east of Georgetown, KY along US Hwy 460. Located in Southeastern Scott County, the airport is very convenient for visiting local attractions and is just a short drive into Lexington.

REGIONAL AIRPORT: The Blue Grass Airport

INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT: The Cincinnati International Airport

MAJOR EVENTS: Festival of the Horse (October), Rolex 3 Day Event (April at The Kentucky Horse Park), International Kite and Culture Festival (April), the Horsey Hundred Cycling Event (May)

Georgetown/Scott County Links

Arts & Cultural Center/Welcome Center
Cardome Centre
City of Georgetown
Georgetown College
Georgetown News-Graphic
Georgetown Police Department
Georgetown/Scott County Chamber of Commerce
Georgetown-Scott County Museum
Georgetown/Scott County Parks & Recreation
Scott County Emergency Management
Scott County Fire Department
Scott County Fiscal Court - Kentucky
Scott County Public Library
Scott County Schools
Scott County YMCA
Stamping Ground
The Pavilion
Theatres of Georgetown
Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Kentucky, Inc.
Ward Hall
WRVG FM 93.7



Georgetown/Scott County Airport


Car Rental

Enterprise Rent-A-Car


Meeting Venue

Georgetown Facilities

Kentucky Meeting Facilities



Amerson Farm
Bi-Water Farm
Canoe Kentucky
Evans Orchard
Factory Stores of America Outlet Mall
Festival of the Horse
Heirlooms & Gretchens
Horse Back Riding
Horsey Hundred
Kentucky Horse Park
Kite Festival
Old Friends Throughbred Farm


Kentucky Sites

Bluegrass Area Development District
Bluegrass Region

Commonwealth of Kentucky
Great Kentucky
Kentucky Bed & Breakfasts
Kentucky State Parks
Kentucky Tourism
Kentucky Travel Guide
Official Kentucky Get Away Guide
National Parks in Ky


Online Directory

Scott County Kentucky Online Service


Weather & Climate

Central Kentucky Forecast from Weather Underground
Central Kentucky Forecast from Intellicast
Central Kentucky Climate Analysis

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View our beautiful 16 page online brochure of historic Georgetown KY.



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