Louisville in Lexington: Your Guide to Lexington

Level Up had a great time in Lexington in June and we can’t wait to get back! You can stay up-to-date on upcoming Lexington classes on our website. Lexington is a little more than an hour away, but it feels like an entirely different world! Check out some of our favorite Lexington spots and our recommendations for feeling like a Lexington Insider.

Crank & Boom Craft Ice Cream

Obvs, your first stop in Lexington has to be Crank & Boom – Especially with how hot it’s been lately! They use all local ingredients at their scoop shop. Treat yourself to their tasty churro chips, a scoop of their Lemon Buttermilk ice cream or one of their over-the-top sundaes like the Sweet & Salty made with a blondie bar and their salted caramel ice cream.

Chocolate Holler

Let your kids pretend to be coffee shop grownups with a trip to Chocolate Holler. This premium hot cocoa shop has a down-to-Earth vibe with always smiling cashiers ready to help you choose the right hot chocolate concoction or a chocolate bar to bring on-the-go.

The Scout Guide Lexington

The Scout Guide Lexington is just the publication to turn to for planning your next Lexington outing. They're always in the know about all the places to be seen around town and the season's best fashion. 

Original Makers Club

You've probably seen their moss green guides at coffee shops around town. Well, Original Makers Club also creates guides from Lexington and Nashville, as well as Louisville. They'll show you how to dash about Lexington with style and grace from fine dining experiences like Honeywood restaurant to getting you outfitted at shops like Worn & Company.

What's your fave spot to stop at in Lexington? Lexington locals – Any tips for us Louisville folks? Let us know on our Instagram.