An Evening at Hermitage took place on Saturday, September 14, 2013 to benefit Kentucky School of Art and Oldham Ahead. This sold-out evening marked the grand opening of the Main House at Hermitage and showcased the new interior design by Bittners, Louisville’s oldest design firm. The evening was made possible thanks to the hard work of Bittners president Douglas Riddle… Read More >View Gallery
The 2013 Hermitage Classic Combined Driving Event proved again to be a fun-filled three days of action-packed competition and entertainment on the grounds of historic Hermitage to benefit Oldham Ahead. Weekend activities included an event at the Bittners Show House at Hermitage, as well as local food vendors, merchants, and a Sunday Brunch. Thank you to all who attended, sponsored, and… Read More >
Congratulations to Coteau Grove Farms and Patrick Devereu, Jr. on Hermitage-bred Touch Magic’s Silverbulletday stakes win at the Fair Grounds on January 19. The score sets her on the road to the Kentucky Oaks series. Photo: Hodges Photography/Lou Hodges, Jr.
Hermitage will continue to operate as a successful Thoroughbred operation while also adding unique tourism attractions to its offerings. Hermitage owners and entrepreneurs, Laura Lee Brown and Steve Wilson will continue and expand the vision of the property’s previous owners: Henshaw-Waters family, Warner Jones, and Carl Pollard. Brown and Wilson purchased Hermitage in 2003 and leased the property back to… Read More >