November 21, 2011
The Keeneland Gift Shop Holiday Wonderland event is Wednesday through Sunday at the Keeneland Entertainment Center, 4201 Versailles Road. Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday; closed Thanksgiving Day.
The event will feature unique gifts and decorations; gourmet items including specialty sauces, condiments, marinades with samplings available; savings on luxury brands including Barbour, Longchamp, Patagonia and Vineyard Vines; free personalization on ornaments and other merchandise purchased during the event; a book signing by Elizabeth Stoll, author of “Lafayette Slept Here”; and a Bluegrass Cooking Clinic by Barbara Harper-Bach.
During the Holiday Wonderland the Keeneland Gift Shop is teaming up with Kentucky Children’s Hospital for its Trim a Tree fund-raiser where shoppers purchase plain ornaments for $5 each. The ornaments are then donated to patients at Kentucky Children’s Hospital who will decorate them and hang them on the hospital’s trees. Proceeds from the ornaments will go to Kentucky Children’s Hospital.