Thanksgiving Events

Thanksgiving may look a little different this year, but you can certainly still eat well. Make a reservation for an intimate family meal on Thanksgiving Day, pick up a prepared meal the day before, or simply source your meal from our local producers to make this Thanksgiving a special one.


Thanksgiving Dinner To-Go at Haywood's
Please call (540) 463-2508 to order by November 17. | View menu.

Thanksgiving Dinner To-Go at Juniper Lounge at The Gin Hotel
Place your order online by November 19.

Thanksgiving Dinner To-Go at Southern Inn Restaurant
Place your order online by November 20.


Visit the Lexington Farmers Market at the McCrum’s parking lot on Wednesday, November 25 from 8 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. to pick up last minute items for your home cooked meal.

Locally-raised meats, cheeses, and eggs are available at Cattlemen's Market. You'll likely have an option of delicious salads and desserts as well.

For a nice selection of local wine, visit Rockbridge Vineyard & Brewery, Lexington Valley Vineyard, Great Valley Farm Brewery & Winery, or go worldly with your palate at Washington Street Purveyors. Or try a locally-made cider from Halcyon Days Cider Co.


Annual Gobble Wobble 5K & Fun Run
November 26 at 7:30 a.m. | Brewbaker Field at 198 Wallace Street
The annual Lexington Gobble Wobble 5k & Fun Run will again take place on Thanksgiving Day in Downtown Lexington, Virginia. Open to runners/walkers of all abilities. Strollers welcome. Pets welcome.


Shopping is considered a sport by some, but why not also make a game of it? Pick up a Love Lex Lotto card at participating retailers in downtown Lexington. Collect stamps to fill your card as you peruse and shop our independently owned gift shops. When your card is full, return it for a chance to win some pretty awesome prizes.

Pappagallo in downtown Lexington
Pappagallo in downtown Lexington



VIRTUAL EVENT Watch the Annual Lexington Candlelight Processional and Christmas Tree Lighting virtually Friday, November 27 at 5:30 p.m.

Visit our calendar to view additional events such as holiday events live music, and art exhibits.

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