How-To: Gals Getaway Weekend in Henderson, Kentucky

What can make a day full of coffee shops, boutiques, and wineries better than it already is? The company of your best gals! Henderson, Kentucky has the perfect options for a small-town gals getaway weekend!


Stay at a Bed & Breakfast

Whether you prefer a modern cabin or a historic downtown home, Henderson has the perfect bed & breakfast options for you! Bed & breakfasts are the ideal places to experience true southern hospitality. Explore Henderson’s bed & breakfast options & more here!


Coffee Date at Roast Coffee Bar

Muffin + latte = taste bud happy dance! Whether you prefer sweet or savory,  you’ll fall in love with Roast Coffee Bar where you have six different choices of homemade muffins. Take your coffee with you on a morning stroll to the riverfront!

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Shop the Downtown Boutiques

Henderson’s downtown is home to handmade soaps, homemade ice cream, boutiques, and a century-old shoe store! Shopping in historic buildings tops off the charm of your local shopping experience.


Visit Farmer & Frenchman Winery

Spend the afternoon indulging at Farmer & Frenchman Winery, where the vineyard views will take your breath away! Dine on the deck, sip local wine, & taste the flavors of Farmer & Frenchman’s one-of-a-kind menu. Visit their website & learn more about them here!


Watch Live Horse racing at Ellis Park Race Course

At Ellis Park Race Course, you can enjoy the summertime tradition of thoroughbred racing at one of Kentucky’s 6 thoroughbred racing tracks. Choose a horse, place a bet, and enjoy the thrill of the race! You can learn more about Ellis Park here.

Thoroughbred horses dash out of the starting gate during a turk races at Ellis Park in Henderson.


See a Performance at the Preston Arts Center

See an award-winning performance at the Preston Arts Center! Broadway shows, Grammy-award winners, and modern orchestras perform here each year. Find the schedule of events & purchase tickets here!