Bourbon & Mixology Tasting w/ Local Expert
Enjoy a unique Bourbon Tasting with a highly trained and experienced Bourbon and Cocktail professional. Including a Sensory Experience with both Taste and Aroma pairings. Also, each guests will create their own customized Old-Fashioned from the ground up. Becoming true Kentucky Mixologists. Served with a Small Batch & Single Barrel pour. Come discover Bourbon!
Horse Farm Tour - Thoroughbreds
Guests will begin a tour near the breeding facility where they will learn about the history of Xalapa Farm and what led to it becoming Hill ‘n’ Dale at Xalapa today. Then, we will proceed into the historic stallion barn & meet most, if not all, of the stallions on the roster including Curlin, Ghostzapper, Good Magic, Kitten’s Joy & Charlatan. Next, we will proceed to the breeding facility. We will see where the stallions come into the facility. We will see where the mares enter the facility and what occurs prior, during and after a breeding. Then, we will some barns with mares & foals, as well as a drive around to see the bridge, race track & other locations where the movie Seabiscuit was filmed. We will also see the race track, life size bronze horse statue and bronze foals, crescent barn, crescent house, gardeners house, and blacksmith shop. Also, we will see some some historic spots such as water pump house, filtration system & water tower. The headstone of Prince Palantine which is a huge part of the history of Xalapa is on the farm as well. You will see the AirBNB (unless occupied)…plus a few extras!!!
Walk with The Urban Hikers
Seeking a unique post-pandemic team-building event? Dive into an enriching Urban Hiking experience in Cincinnati! For over six years, we’ve been Cincinnati's leading urban hiking organizers, showcasing the city's hidden gems. Starting from the historic Findlay Market, embark on a 4.5-mile trail to Covington, KY. Our hikes are tailored for all fitness levels and interspersed with breaks at picturesque spots for profound team discussions. Walk, bond, and immerse in Cincinnati's charm. Safety is our priority. Book now and redefine team bonding!
Gourmet Picnic with the goats
Enjoy a picnic breakfast, lunch, or dinner on our lovely private 12 acre farm just 15 minutes from downtown Lexington yet totally private and social distant enjoying the woods and fields with our friendly goat family. Food is brought in from Lexington's top restaurants, breakfast or lunch from DV8 or First Watch; dinner from Sutton's Italian or barbeque from City Barbeque. The complete meal will be set prior to your arrival, including fresh fruit and ice water. Your picnic area will have a picnic style table, adirondack chairs, and a hammock for you to relax in, or a game of cornhole or Bocca Ball. The goats will be tied in the picnic area so there is no need to worry about them invading your dinner! Time can be spent with our baby goats, holding and bonding with them in their own area. The picnic will be in a wooded area that is a 50 foot walk from the parking area. We can accommodate up to 20 guests in your group, if you would like to be the only group at a time picnicking, just click private group when signing up, so your experience will be totally private. It is perfect for couples, families, or groups. We can also customize your picnic brunch or dinner, and have many dates available, just request a date and time.
Downtown Main Street Walking Food and History Tour
Learn about Downtown Lexington's captivating history as we take a culinary cruise to five delicious stops all in one afternoon! Discover award-winning eateries, unique foodie items like the buzz button, freshly baked breads from family-owned shops, fresh Kentucky-farmed vegetables, and more! In between bites, learn about colorful characters from Lexington's history and pass through landmarks like Skuller's Clock, The Square, and Phoenix Park.
Join me on the photoshoot experience that is bound to complete your visit to Cincinnati! Enjoy the historic architecture and rich history while posing it up with your family, significant other or make it a solo occasion. We will begin at beautiful Washington Park located in the heart of Over-the-Rhine, make our way over to classic Music Hall and finish off on Vine Street in front of the most spectacular murals in the city. I hope you leave with a greater appreciation for this quaint midwest city. The age old architecture and history behind the walls of each building are worth more than just a visit, they want to be remembered and photographed with you! !!OTHER THINGS TO NOTE PLEASE READ!! If you CANNOT WALK, this will NOT be the experience for you. If you are FROM THE CINCINNATI AREA, please DO NOT book this experience. This is a special experience JUST for people visiting from out of town. If you would like to book with me privately, please send me a message! The average time this experience takes is 30 MINUTES. Experience/photoshoot images are color edited and 10-20 final photos are sent to the guest via email. !!CANCELLATION!! Please read the cancellation policy, I've had misunderstandings due to people NOT reading the policy!
Guided Bigfoot Hunt with Local Kentucky Bigfoot Expert
Hello fellow Bigfoot enthusiasts! I'm Charlie Raymond, the founder of the Kentucky Bigfoot Research Organization. I'll be your guide as we use proven techniques to elicit an interaction with a Bigfoot in one of my private research areas! This (slow) 4 hour hike will take place on an easy trail. We'll take it slow and use strategies I've learned to elicit a possible Bigfoot interaction! Along with sharing my research techniques, I'll share fascinating local Bigfoot encounters from this area. I have a thermal imager for everyone to use and I'll supply red headlamps. This trail has produced terrific Bigfoot interactions recently! This will be an incredibly fun, exhilarating experience, trust me! ***** NEW "BIGFOOT ROOMS" TO RENT ****** I also have two BRAND NEW rooms available in my nearby Clay City Inn you can reserve through Airbnb each called Bigfoot Bungalow #1 and #2. ****** OR a CAMPFIRE CHAT instead of a Hike ****** If you don't want to hike and instead wish to relax by the campfire as I share my latest research, the local eyewitness encounters and answer all those burning questions, contact me for a date. It would only cost $25 per person for 2 hours. Includes S'mores!
Kamp Kessa A Zen-like horse experience to remember
1. arrive at barn with appropriate footwear and pants for riding. 2. Enter the herd that most matches your assessed skill and experience level . 3. Walk horse to barn and perform 1:1 grooming like a tea party! 4. Proceed to mount your horse and have preliminary lesson on riding. 5. Follow your host onto a nature trail. 6. Give each rider an opportunity to partner with their horse and nature. 7. Stop and safety check all tack half way through and discuss nature in our environment. 8. Return on an alternate trail to the farm. 9. Circle up and discuss what the power of the experience was for each participant. Other things to note When you enter the property, there will be a metal gate. Please open (and close) it and drive down the drive to the rust colored barn. Park at the barn and the host will meet you there. There are free range horses so drive cautiously.
Custom Candle Creating & Cocktails
When you visit us, you are welcome to make a custom candle and any of our other products. You will create your own scent combination by blending up to 3 of our 80 fragrance options into a candle, lotion, sugar scrub, bath salt, hand soap, or just an oil to diffuse. We also offer coffee, beer, wine, and cocktails to enjoy during your visit! Your candle will take at least 1-1.5 hours to set; this is a great time to explore our Nulu neighborhood & grab a bite to eat while you wait!
Tea Ceremony with Rohit
Taste delicious teas, in a mindful way, while enjoying the peace of my tea room! I serve tea inspired by the Chinese (Gong Fu) tea ceremony. These are generally loose leaf teas sourced from mindful distributors around the world. We'll be sitting on the cushions on the tatami floor, and depending on which teas speak to us, we'll begin the journey by tasting the first cup in silence, followed by some quiet conversations. The ceremony is ideal to enjoy as a couple, a group of friends, or even just by yourself.
Travel the World Food and Culture Tour
Travel the world without leaving Cincinnati! If you’re looking for fun things to do in Cincinnati, this guided, walking culinary tour will introduce you to some of the best ethnic food in town. Ethnic food is the spice of life and historic Over the Rhine is home to dozens of entrepreneurs. It truly is a place where different worlds collide. We begin our culinary journey in beautiful Washington Park, where the heart of Over the Rhine congregates. Here at the northern edge of Cincinnati, we'll share a brief history of the German immigrants who built this neighborhood from the ground up. Learn why Music Hall is said to be one of the most haunted places in the country! We may enjoy Hawaiian inspired dishes at our first location. Next we relax in a neighborhood bar and enjoy the best tacos in the city and conclude our urban adventure at a Lebanese restaurant for a sweet ending. Other dishes may include hearty German fare, Polish pierogies, NY style or Detroit style pizza, a French macaron or an empanada. Other things to note: Our experience includes food, sightseeing, history, art, and architecture. We stroll through a historic German neighborhood from the 1800's. We walk about 1.5 miles over the course of 3 hours. Wear comfortable shoes and casual weather appropriate clothing. We can accommodate vegetarians only.
Making Authentic Fire-Baked Pizza
***LOCATED IN KENTUCKY - NOT UTAH*** Join us in preparing, topping, and baking authentic classica style pizza! During the two hours, you will be able to make your own dough as you learn about the fermentation process, try tossing your dough into the air, and top your pizza with a fresh selection of toppings. You can then choose to try and cast your pizza into the fire burning oven or have us do it for you. Watch the magic happen as your pizza bakes in less than five minutes! After baking the pizzas, you’re free to stay and eat it with us or take it to go.
Mountain Biking historic Cumberland Gap
Hey guys, Richie here! I love mountain biking and being outdoors and I’m excited to share the experience with you! I’ve been blessed to grow up in this area and around Cumberland Gap, mountain biking the trails and sidewalk systems we have and there’s no better place to be in my book! I have invested in everything we need for 8 of us to get together and go have a great time riding the amazingly beautiful Cumberland Gap area. I will provide 8 mountain bikes ready for us to take a leisurely & enjoyable ride. We will start In the historic town of Cumberland Gap, Tn and ride the Trail system through town, a walking tunnel, over an overpass, through the college campus to our destination at the park for a break for drinks & snacks in one of their gazebos. After halftime and refreshing we will make the amazingly beautiful ride back. Other things to note If you can ride a bike we will have a blast!! If you can’t ride a bike I’ll teach you how so no excuses for you to come get your heart beating and some adrenaline flowing having fun mountain biking through and around this little piece of Gods country. Can’t wait for the adventures guys, lets go!!!!
Cincinnati Over-the-Rhine PhotoShoot
Over-the-Rhine is believed to be one of the largest, most intact urban historic districts in the United States. This OTR district will be the background for our photo shoot experience . Not only will I guide you to the coolest places to shoot but i will demonstrate how to capture great images and pose like a professional model. After a quick intro, our journey begins in front of a small be well established theater in OTR , The Know Theatre. We will head to the most iconic, trendy, and Insta-worthy spots for the BEST SHOTS! The cool street photography and dope murals will definitely add life to your social timeline. Feel like a VIP with a pro photographer capturing YOU for social content or just personal shots to remember your trip- people will think YOU'RE a celebrity! If you are in a group, we will take turns at each spot, giving equal time to all, and while you're not in front of the camera, feel free to take selfies and socialize. When its your turn for pics, you'll get tips and posing direction to make you feel relaxed. Along the way, you'll hear our insider tips and favorite places to eat, shop and party. This is an unique experience that you wont find anywhere else. Includes 10 lightly edited digital photos delivered within 5-7 days after the session. This deal is for visitors only. If you are a resident of Cincinnati please book a personal session on website.
Cincinnati Food & History Streetcar Tour with Findlay Market
If you've never visited Cincinnati before, you'll enjoy seeing the city with a friendly local guide. We know the best places to go and the most delicious food to try! Join us as we hop aboard the Cincinnati Streetcar to visit 3 different neighborhoods and 6 different restaurants or eateries. We'll stroll past beautiful architecture while hearing the history of the Queen City of the West. We will enjoy savory dishes at 3 restaurants in the central business district and ride through historic Over the Rhine, a beautifully restored German neighborhood. We hop back on the streetcar and ride pass beautiful Washington Park, an 8 acre oasis as we head to Findlay Market, the oldest standing urban market in Ohio. We walk through the market and enjoy two more local treats. We may enjoy some delectable cheese and fudge from a family owned business since 1922, or homemade cheesecake or a Belgium waffle. Other things to note: The Central Riverfront Garage Parking Lot is very convenient to our meeting point. There are multiple entrances such as 171 Joe Nuxhall Way, Cincinnati, Ohio 45202. Gratuities for your guide are much appreciated