Lexington Visitors Center http://wuky.org en Lexington Tourism Head Resigns, Search For Replacement Underway http://wuky.org/post/lexington-tourism-head-resigns-search-replacement-underway <p>The Lexington Convention and Visitors Bureau is staying quiet on the resignation of its president, Jim Browder. Thu, 22 May 2014 17:14:32 +0000 Josh James 49373 at http://wuky.org Lexington Tourism Head Resigns, Search For Replacement Underway Lexington Visitors Center Attracts 25,000 In 2013 http://wuky.org/post/lexington-visitors-center-attracts-25000-2013 <p>The Lexington Visitors Center set a new record in 2013. The number of visitors jumped by more than 100 percent over the previous year. Fri, 10 Jan 2014 20:57:11 +0000 Josh James 43040 at http://wuky.org Lexington Visitors Center Attracts 25,000 In 2013 Record Numbers Of People Checking Out New Visitors Center http://wuky.org/post/record-numbers-people-checking-out-new-visitors-center <p>LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Sometimes a change of scenery is all a business needs to take off…case in point, the Lexington Visitors Center.&nbsp;&nbsp; In May of 2012 the local tourism office moved its headquarters from Vine Street to a temporary spot inside the Victorian Square Shoppes, and then permanently set up shop there a few months later.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p>LVC manager Julie Schickel says in the first six months of 2013, more than 10,000 visitors have checked out the new digs…that represents a 170% increase over the same period in 2012.</p> Wed, 17 Jul 2013 18:25:21 +0000 Alan Lytle 34636 at http://wuky.org Record Numbers Of People Checking Out New Visitors Center