World Famous Barbecue, Fast Cars, Fine Art, Award Winning Wines, & Historic Uptown Lexington
Whether you want a taste of world famous "Lexington style" barbecue or to enter the southern gateway to the Yadkin Valley Wine Country, your placemat is set in Lexington!
Start your day in Lexington by enjoying a latte at one of our independent barista coffee shops in the Historic Uptown District. While you are enjoying our bustling uptown, shop away at many one-of-a-kind novelty shops for gifts to suit all your loved ones! Not only can you enjoy the nostalgia of the
Stop off for lunch at any one of our many excellent cafes or grills
How can we not also suggest you browse the fresh produce at the Lexington Farmer’s Market, learn about local history at the Davidson County Historical Museum, or catch a performance at the Edward C. Smith Civic Center? Lexington has enjoyment for all ages!
For the diehard racing fans, be sure to incorporate a visit to Richard Childress Racing Museum.
Finally, cap off your day with entertainment and a wine tasting at Childress Vineyards, a cultural event at Edward C. Smith Civic Center, Alive after Five events on Thursdays coordinated by the Chamber of Commerce, or stop by High Rock Outfitters for incredible live music events!
Mark your calendar and make plans today! Visit our FESTIVALS page to discover how the Lexington Barbecue Festival in the fall and the BBQ Capital Cook-off in the spring make for excellent outings! Additionally, local attractions and various entertainment and shopping amenities in Lexington result in the ideal day trip or overnight
Centrally located in the heart of the Piedmont Triad area of North Carolina and with January's average high temperature of 51 degrees, even the coldest month provides ample opportunity to play golf or get outdoors and discover Lexington.
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