Welcome to Garrard County, a growing but still country-friendly community of 17,000 that remembers and celebrates its rich pioneer history and cultural heritage. Garrard County is located in Central Kentucky’s beautiful Bluegrass Region, south of Lexington, on Highway 27. Lancaster, population 4,300, is the county seat; 30 miles from Lexington.


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(Updated April 20, 2012)

Tuesday, November 17, 2009

Have Fun Shopping...

CHRISTMAS CRAFT BAZAAR, Friday, Dec. 11, 2009, 1-5 p.m., at The Christian Care Center, 308 W. Maple Ave., Lancaster. If you would like to sell your crafts at the Bazaar, please contact Activity Director Melody Jones, 859-792-6844, ext. 308, or Theresa Long, ext. 303, ASAP. Tables will be provided and there is no charge to sell.

Saturday, November 7, 2009

Local Fine Arts, Arts & Crafts, Novels & more...

“AUTUMN AFFAIR WITH THE ARTS” Saturday, Nov. 14th, 10 AM-4 PM, First Southern National Bank Community Room, Lancaster. Opportunity to view and purchase Local Fine Arts, Arts & Crafts, Novels & more. Sponsored by The Garrard County Arts Council. For additional information or to become an Arts Council member, e-mail garrardcounty.artscouncil@gmail.com or contact Co-Presidents Kristin Long: 859-339-4522 or Jean Turner: 859-792-6632.

Sunday, November 1, 2009

Meet the Folks of Garrard County

Please check out this great 90 second promotional video. "It's Garrard County", first published on YouTube October 30th, 2009 and share it with your friends via E-Mail, Facebook, link to this website, etc.:


Written/Directed by: Nathan Mick (nathan.mick@gmail.com)

Produced by: Park W. Young (www.parkerwyoung.com)