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September 2, 2014

ART EXHIBIT: Oak Hill Farm – A Jewel of the Bluegrass

The Showplace for Saddlebreds celebrates the breeding program at the late Jean McLean Davis’ Oak Hill Farm in Harrodsburg, KY, which has long been …

Date: September 2, 2014
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Phone: (859) 257-6955
Address:
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States

ART EXHIBIT: Evolving, Revolving 13 at Ann Tower Gallery

The Ann Tower Gallery is pleased to present Evolving Revolving 13, our annual summer group exhibition. We will present an impressive variety of new …

Start: September 2, 2014 5:00 pm
End: September 2, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Ann Tower Gallery
Phone: 8594251188
Address:
141 East Main St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

September 3, 2014

Wellness Wednesday at Good Foods Co-Op

On the first Wednesday of the month, all customers will receive discounts on all supplements, body care, and bulk herb & spice items. Customers …

Date: September 3, 2014
Venue: Good Foods Market & Cafe
Phone: (859) 278-1813
Address:
455 Southland Dr., Lexington, KY, United States

ART EXHIBIT: Oak Hill Farm – A Jewel of the Bluegrass

The Showplace for Saddlebreds celebrates the breeding program at the late Jean McLean Davis’ Oak Hill Farm in Harrodsburg, KY, which has long been …

Date: September 3, 2014
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Phone: (859) 257-6955
Address:
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States

Sprouts Kickoff Party

These fun workshops build community while allowing our participants to think creatively. Not only that? But you’ll also earn a pin, certificate, or patch …

Start: September 3, 2014 6:00 am
End: September 3, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: The Plantory
Phone: 859.255.6999
Address:
560 East Third Street, Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Evolving, Revolving 13 at Ann Tower Gallery

The Ann Tower Gallery is pleased to present Evolving Revolving 13, our annual summer group exhibition. We will present an impressive variety of new …

Start: September 3, 2014 5:00 pm
End: September 3, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Ann Tower Gallery
Phone: 8594251188
Address:
141 East Main St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

September 4, 2014

ART EXHIBIT: Oak Hill Farm – A Jewel of the Bluegrass

The Showplace for Saddlebreds celebrates the breeding program at the late Jean McLean Davis’ Oak Hill Farm in Harrodsburg, KY, which has long been …

Date: September 4, 2014
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Phone: (859) 257-6955
Address:
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States

ART EXHIBIT: Evolving, Revolving 13 at Ann Tower Gallery

The Ann Tower Gallery is pleased to present Evolving Revolving 13, our annual summer group exhibition. We will present an impressive variety of new …

Start: September 4, 2014 5:00 pm
End: September 4, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Ann Tower Gallery
Phone: 8594251188
Address:
141 East Main St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

September 5, 2014

ART EXHIBIT: Oak Hill Farm – A Jewel of the Bluegrass

The Showplace for Saddlebreds celebrates the breeding program at the late Jean McLean Davis’ Oak Hill Farm in Harrodsburg, KY, which has long been …

Date: September 5, 2014
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Phone: (859) 257-6955
Address:
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States

In Residence Open Reception

The work that Lori Larusso and Melissa Vandenberg have created during In Residence will be celebrated at the Lexington Art League’s Loudoun House.

Date: September 5, 2014
Venue: Lexington Art League
Phone: (859) 254-7024
Address:
209 Castlewood Dr., Lexington, KY, 40505, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Victory without Fanfare at the Loudoun House

A shark made out of old quits, a pile of dirty dishes in the sink–these darkly playful twists on retro Americana themes are the …

Date: September 5, 2014
Venue: Lexington Art League @ Loudoun House
Phone: 859-254-7024
Address:
209 Castlewood Dr, Lexington, KY, 40505, United States
Cost: Free

Seniors Writing Group

With  Sarah Combs // Fridays, June 20-August 22 // FREE If you’ve reached that golden age, join this writing group, which meets at the Lexington …

Start: September 5, 2014 10:00 am
End: September 5, 2014 11:30 am
Venue: Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Address:
251 West 2nd Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

Food Trucks For A Cause (new location)

Now in a new location,  The Bluegrass Food Truck Association presents Food Trucks For A Cause — a “food truck court” featuring several local …

Start: September 5, 2014 11:00 am
End: September 5, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: Liquor Barn (Beaumont)
Address:
921 Beaumont Centre Pkwy, Lexington , KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Evolving, Revolving 13 at Ann Tower Gallery

The Ann Tower Gallery is pleased to present Evolving Revolving 13, our annual summer group exhibition. We will present an impressive variety of new …

Start: September 5, 2014 5:00 pm
End: September 5, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Ann Tower Gallery
Phone: 8594251188
Address:
141 East Main St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: In Residence Exhibition at Lexington Art League

Explore new bodies of work created via a three month summer artist residency by painter Lori Larusso and fiber artist  Melissa Vandenberg. FREE Opening …

Start: September 5, 2014 6:00 pm
End: September 5, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Lexington Art League @ Loudoun House
Phone: 859-254-7024
Address:
209 Castlewood Dr, Lexington , KY, 40505, United States
Cost: Free

Stand Up To Cancer Viewing Party

In a partnership with Stand Up To Cancer, the American Cancer Society will host viewing parties across the nation on Friday, September 5th to …

Start: September 5, 2014 7:00 pm
End: September 5, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: The Village Host
Phone: 859-455-3355
Address:
431 Old Vine Street, Lexington, KY, 40502, United States
Cost: $25

September 6, 2014

ART EXHIBIT: Oak Hill Farm – A Jewel of the Bluegrass

The Showplace for Saddlebreds celebrates the breeding program at the late Jean McLean Davis’ Oak Hill Farm in Harrodsburg, KY, which has long been …

Date: September 6, 2014
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Phone: (859) 257-6955
Address:
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States

ART EXHIBIT: Laurel Nakadate, “Strangers and Relations”

Photographer Laurel Nakadate will visit Lexington as part of the Robert C. May Photography Lecture Series. Her exhibition, Strangers & Relations, features two distinct …

Date: September 6, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: “Take My Word for It” at the UK Art Museum

This exhibition examines ways in which artists use language to directly engage the viewer. Drawings, prints, and books by Clifford Amyx, Luis Camnitzer, Van …

Date: September 6, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Madmen and Moonbeams – Fanciful Faces by Kurt Vonnegut

Novelist Kurt Vonnegut made drawings throughout his life, and like writers and musicians including Norman Mailer, Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell, and John Lennon, found …

Date: September 6, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Victory without Fanfare at the Loudoun House

A shark made out of old quits, a pile of dirty dishes in the sink–these darkly playful twists on retro Americana themes are the …

Date: September 6, 2014
Venue: Lexington Art League @ Loudoun House
Phone: 859-254-7024
Address:
209 Castlewood Dr, Lexington, KY, 40505, United States
Cost: Free

Long Road to Freedom

Recommended for 8 years +/ Grades 3 + Be a beacon in the night. The Underground Railroad provides the backdrop for a brief but …

Start: September 6, 2014 2:00 pm
End: September 6, 2014 4:30 pm
Venue: 418 West Short Street
Phone: 859-233-4226
Address:
418 West Short Street, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: 13-15

ART EXHIBIT: Evolving, Revolving 13 at Ann Tower Gallery

The Ann Tower Gallery is pleased to present Evolving Revolving 13, our annual summer group exhibition. We will present an impressive variety of new …

Start: September 6, 2014 5:00 pm
End: September 6, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Ann Tower Gallery
Phone: 8594251188
Address:
141 East Main St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: In Residence Exhibition at Lexington Art League

Explore new bodies of work created via a three month summer artist residency by painter Lori Larusso and fiber artist  Melissa Vandenberg. FREE Opening …

Start: September 6, 2014 6:00 pm
End: September 6, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Lexington Art League @ Loudoun House
Phone: 859-254-7024
Address:
209 Castlewood Dr, Lexington , KY, 40505, United States
Cost: Free

Dr. Coleman’s Lexington History Walks Presents “The Grand Tour”

Discover the history of Lexington, Queen of the Bluegrass.  From horses to heroes, First Ladies to phantoms, our Grand Tour takes you through 200 …

Start: September 6, 2014 6:00 pm
End: September 6, 2014 7:15 pm
Venue: Departs from the street outside
Phone: 8593214728
Address:
401 West Main Street, Lexington, 40508, United States
Cost: 10.00 per person, $5 for kids (ages 6-12

Black Jacket Symphony- Performs Fleetwood Mac’s Rumours

Black Jacket Symphony performs Fleetwood Mac’s Rumours All Ages. 8:00 PM (Doors open at: 7:00 PM)

Start: September 6, 2014 8:00 pm
End: September 6, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Lexington Opera House
Address:
430 W Vine , Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $30.00,$35.00

Dr. Coleman’s Lexington History Walks Presents “Spirits! Scandals! Sordid Secrets!”

Spirits! Scandals! Sordid Secrets! Genteel Lexington has its dark side!  Uncover why Lexington was called “the wicked city.”  Learn of the duelists, gamblers, and …

Start: September 6, 2014 8:00 pm
End: September 6, 2014 9:15 pm
Venue: Downtown Lexington
Phone: 8593214728
Address:
401 West Main Street, Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: $10 per person

September 7, 2014

ART EXHIBIT: Oak Hill Farm – A Jewel of the Bluegrass

The Showplace for Saddlebreds celebrates the breeding program at the late Jean McLean Davis’ Oak Hill Farm in Harrodsburg, KY, which has long been …

Date: September 7, 2014
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Phone: (859) 257-6955
Address:
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States

ART EXHIBIT: Laurel Nakadate, “Strangers and Relations”

Photographer Laurel Nakadate will visit Lexington as part of the Robert C. May Photography Lecture Series. Her exhibition, Strangers & Relations, features two distinct …

Date: September 7, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: “Take My Word for It” at the UK Art Museum

This exhibition examines ways in which artists use language to directly engage the viewer. Drawings, prints, and books by Clifford Amyx, Luis Camnitzer, Van …

Date: September 7, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Madmen and Moonbeams – Fanciful Faces by Kurt Vonnegut

Novelist Kurt Vonnegut made drawings throughout his life, and like writers and musicians including Norman Mailer, Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell, and John Lennon, found …

Date: September 7, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Victory without Fanfare at the Loudoun House

A shark made out of old quits, a pile of dirty dishes in the sink–these darkly playful twists on retro Americana themes are the …

Date: September 7, 2014
Venue: Lexington Art League @ Loudoun House
Phone: 859-254-7024
Address:
209 Castlewood Dr, Lexington, KY, 40505, United States
Cost: Free

FAMILY PROGRAM: Take My Word For It!

Guided exhibition tour and an art activity.

Start: September 7, 2014 2:00 pm
End: September 7, 2014 3:30 pm
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Evolving, Revolving 13 at Ann Tower Gallery

The Ann Tower Gallery is pleased to present Evolving Revolving 13, our annual summer group exhibition. We will present an impressive variety of new …

Start: September 7, 2014 5:00 pm
End: September 7, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Ann Tower Gallery
Phone: 8594251188
Address:
141 East Main St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: In Residence Exhibition at Lexington Art League

Explore new bodies of work created via a three month summer artist residency by painter Lori Larusso and fiber artist  Melissa Vandenberg. FREE Opening …

Start: September 7, 2014 6:00 pm
End: September 7, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Lexington Art League @ Loudoun House
Phone: 859-254-7024
Address:
209 Castlewood Dr, Lexington , KY, 40505, United States
Cost: Free

September 8, 2014

ART EXHIBIT: Oak Hill Farm – A Jewel of the Bluegrass

The Showplace for Saddlebreds celebrates the breeding program at the late Jean McLean Davis’ Oak Hill Farm in Harrodsburg, KY, which has long been …

Date: September 8, 2014
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Phone: (859) 257-6955
Address:
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States

ART EXHIBIT: Victory without Fanfare at the Loudoun House

A shark made out of old quits, a pile of dirty dishes in the sink–these darkly playful twists on retro Americana themes are the …

Date: September 8, 2014
Venue: Lexington Art League @ Loudoun House
Phone: 859-254-7024
Address:
209 Castlewood Dr, Lexington, KY, 40505, United States
Cost: Free

United Way Golf Classic

The United Way of the Bluegrass and Lexmark are living united every day to make a difference. Tournament Details: • Scramble format with a …

Start: September 8, 2014 8:00 am
End: September 8, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Champion Trace Golf Club
Phone: 859-232-4621
Address:
20 Ave of Champions, Nicholasville, KY, 40356, United States

September 9, 2014

ART EXHIBIT: Oak Hill Farm – A Jewel of the Bluegrass

The Showplace for Saddlebreds celebrates the breeding program at the late Jean McLean Davis’ Oak Hill Farm in Harrodsburg, KY, which has long been …

Date: September 9, 2014
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Phone: (859) 257-6955
Address:
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States

ART EXHIBIT: Laurel Nakadate, “Strangers and Relations”

Photographer Laurel Nakadate will visit Lexington as part of the Robert C. May Photography Lecture Series. Her exhibition, Strangers & Relations, features two distinct …

Date: September 9, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: “Take My Word for It” at the UK Art Museum

This exhibition examines ways in which artists use language to directly engage the viewer. Drawings, prints, and books by Clifford Amyx, Luis Camnitzer, Van …

Date: September 9, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Madmen and Moonbeams – Fanciful Faces by Kurt Vonnegut

Novelist Kurt Vonnegut made drawings throughout his life, and like writers and musicians including Norman Mailer, Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell, and John Lennon, found …

Date: September 9, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Victory without Fanfare at the Loudoun House

A shark made out of old quits, a pile of dirty dishes in the sink–these darkly playful twists on retro Americana themes are the …

Date: September 9, 2014
Venue: Lexington Art League @ Loudoun House
Phone: 859-254-7024
Address:
209 Castlewood Dr, Lexington, KY, 40505, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: In Residence Exhibition at Lexington Art League

Explore new bodies of work created via a three month summer artist residency by painter Lori Larusso and fiber artist  Melissa Vandenberg. FREE Opening …

Start: September 9, 2014 6:00 pm
End: September 9, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Lexington Art League @ Loudoun House
Phone: 859-254-7024
Address:
209 Castlewood Dr, Lexington , KY, 40505, United States
Cost: Free

On The Verge presents “Much Ado” at Central Christian Church

What happens when you take twelve stellar actors, one beloved Shakespeare script and a Verge point of view, shake them up and turn them …

Start: September 9, 2014 7:00 pm
End: September 14, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: Central Christian Church
Phone: 859 271 2883
Address:
205 E. Short , Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $27.00

September 10, 2014

ART EXHIBIT: Oak Hill Farm – A Jewel of the Bluegrass

The Showplace for Saddlebreds celebrates the breeding program at the late Jean McLean Davis’ Oak Hill Farm in Harrodsburg, KY, which has long been …

Date: September 10, 2014
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Phone: (859) 257-6955
Address:
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States

ART EXHIBIT: Laurel Nakadate, “Strangers and Relations”

Photographer Laurel Nakadate will visit Lexington as part of the Robert C. May Photography Lecture Series. Her exhibition, Strangers & Relations, features two distinct …

Date: September 10, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: “Take My Word for It” at the UK Art Museum

This exhibition examines ways in which artists use language to directly engage the viewer. Drawings, prints, and books by Clifford Amyx, Luis Camnitzer, Van …

Date: September 10, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Madmen and Moonbeams – Fanciful Faces by Kurt Vonnegut

Novelist Kurt Vonnegut made drawings throughout his life, and like writers and musicians including Norman Mailer, Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell, and John Lennon, found …

Date: September 10, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Victory without Fanfare at the Loudoun House

A shark made out of old quits, a pile of dirty dishes in the sink–these darkly playful twists on retro Americana themes are the …

Date: September 10, 2014
Venue: Lexington Art League @ Loudoun House
Phone: 859-254-7024
Address:
209 Castlewood Dr, Lexington, KY, 40505, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: In Residence Exhibition at Lexington Art League

Explore new bodies of work created via a three month summer artist residency by painter Lori Larusso and fiber artist  Melissa Vandenberg. FREE Opening …

Start: September 10, 2014 6:00 pm
End: September 10, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Lexington Art League @ Loudoun House
Phone: 859-254-7024
Address:
209 Castlewood Dr, Lexington , KY, 40505, United States
Cost: Free

September 11, 2014

ART EXHIBIT: Oak Hill Farm – A Jewel of the Bluegrass

The Showplace for Saddlebreds celebrates the breeding program at the late Jean McLean Davis’ Oak Hill Farm in Harrodsburg, KY, which has long been …

Date: September 11, 2014
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Phone: (859) 257-6955
Address:
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States

ART EXHIBIT: Laurel Nakadate, “Strangers and Relations”

Photographer Laurel Nakadate will visit Lexington as part of the Robert C. May Photography Lecture Series. Her exhibition, Strangers & Relations, features two distinct …

Date: September 11, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: “Take My Word for It” at the UK Art Museum

This exhibition examines ways in which artists use language to directly engage the viewer. Drawings, prints, and books by Clifford Amyx, Luis Camnitzer, Van …

Date: September 11, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Madmen and Moonbeams – Fanciful Faces by Kurt Vonnegut

Novelist Kurt Vonnegut made drawings throughout his life, and like writers and musicians including Norman Mailer, Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell, and John Lennon, found …

Date: September 11, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Victory without Fanfare at the Loudoun House

A shark made out of old quits, a pile of dirty dishes in the sink–these darkly playful twists on retro Americana themes are the …

Date: September 11, 2014
Venue: Lexington Art League @ Loudoun House
Phone: 859-254-7024
Address:
209 Castlewood Dr, Lexington, KY, 40505, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: In Residence Exhibition at Lexington Art League

Explore new bodies of work created via a three month summer artist residency by painter Lori Larusso and fiber artist  Melissa Vandenberg. FREE Opening …

Start: September 11, 2014 6:00 pm
End: September 11, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Lexington Art League @ Loudoun House
Phone: 859-254-7024
Address:
209 Castlewood Dr, Lexington , KY, 40505, United States
Cost: Free

The Prisoner’s Wife: A Conversation with author Asha Bandele and Patrice Muhammad, series chair

Thursday, Sept. 11, 7 p.m., the Lyric Theatre The Sonia Sanchez Series, honoring the indelible spirit of the poet and her many visits to …

Start: September 11, 2014 7:00 pm
End: September 11, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: The Lyric Theatre
Address:
Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

Lexington Rescue Mission Banquet and Silent Auction

The Lexington Rescue Mission banquet and silent auction will be held from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Hilton Hotel in downtown Lexington. …

Start: September 11, 2014 7:00 pm
End: September 11, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Hilton Downtown Lexington
Address:
369 West Vine Street, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $35

September 12, 2014

ART EXHIBIT: Oak Hill Farm – A Jewel of the Bluegrass

The Showplace for Saddlebreds celebrates the breeding program at the late Jean McLean Davis’ Oak Hill Farm in Harrodsburg, KY, which has long been …

Date: September 12, 2014
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Phone: (859) 257-6955
Address:
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States

CrazyMarys Scooter Club 2014 Rally

Join the CrazyMarys Scooter Club for the annual weekend rally. Beginning Friday, Sept 12 at Vespa Lexington, join a hundred other scooterists as they …

Start: September 12, 2014
End: September 14, 2014
Venue: Vespa Lexington
Phone: 859-523-8555
Address:
158 Moore Dr., Lexington, KY, 40503, United States

Brave New Words: Poetry Readings by Tracy K. Smith

Brave New Words: poetry readings by Tracy K. Smith, Pulitzer Prize winner for Life on Mars, and Tina Chang, poet laureate of Brooklyn. Followed by …

Start: September 12, 2014 12:00 am
End: September 12, 2014 12:00 am
Venue: Memorial Hall, UK Campus
Address:
United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Laurel Nakadate, “Strangers and Relations”

Photographer Laurel Nakadate will visit Lexington as part of the Robert C. May Photography Lecture Series. Her exhibition, Strangers & Relations, features two distinct …

Date: September 12, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: “Take My Word for It” at the UK Art Museum

This exhibition examines ways in which artists use language to directly engage the viewer. Drawings, prints, and books by Clifford Amyx, Luis Camnitzer, Van …

Date: September 12, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Madmen and Moonbeams – Fanciful Faces by Kurt Vonnegut

Novelist Kurt Vonnegut made drawings throughout his life, and like writers and musicians including Norman Mailer, Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell, and John Lennon, found …

Date: September 12, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Victory without Fanfare at the Loudoun House

A shark made out of old quits, a pile of dirty dishes in the sink–these darkly playful twists on retro Americana themes are the …

Date: September 12, 2014
Venue: Lexington Art League @ Loudoun House
Phone: 859-254-7024
Address:
209 Castlewood Dr, Lexington, KY, 40505, United States
Cost: Free

36th annual Kentucky Women Writers Conference

Workshops, readings, and panels in poetry, fiction, and nonfiction with Asha Bandele, Joy Castro, Tina Chang, Sarah Combs, Ellen Hagan, Leslie Jamison, Rebecca Makkai, …

Start: September 12, 2014 9:00 am
End: September 12, 2014 5:30 pm
Venue: The Carnegie Center
Address:
Lexington, KY, United States

Seniors Writing Group

With  Sarah Combs // Fridays, June 20-August 22 // FREE If you’ve reached that golden age, join this writing group, which meets at the Lexington …

Start: September 12, 2014 10:00 am
End: September 12, 2014 11:30 am
Venue: Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Address:
251 West 2nd Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

Food Trucks For A Cause (new location)

Now in a new location,  The Bluegrass Food Truck Association presents Food Trucks For A Cause — a “food truck court” featuring several local …

Start: September 12, 2014 11:00 am
End: September 12, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: Liquor Barn (Beaumont)
Address:
921 Beaumont Centre Pkwy, Lexington , KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: In Residence Exhibition at Lexington Art League

Explore new bodies of work created via a three month summer artist residency by painter Lori Larusso and fiber artist  Melissa Vandenberg. FREE Opening …

Start: September 12, 2014 6:00 pm
End: September 12, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Lexington Art League @ Loudoun House
Phone: 859-254-7024
Address:
209 Castlewood Dr, Lexington , KY, 40505, United States
Cost: Free

Kentucky Women Writers Conference Reception

A writers reception for patrons and presenters. $20 for conference registrants, $40 for others.

Start: September 12, 2014 6:00 pm
End: September 12, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: The Lexmark Public Room, University of Kentucky
Address:
Administration Dr, Main Building, Rm 211, Lexington, KY, 40506, United States
Cost: $20 for conference registrants, $40 for others

September 13, 2014

ART EXHIBIT: Oak Hill Farm – A Jewel of the Bluegrass

The Showplace for Saddlebreds celebrates the breeding program at the late Jean McLean Davis’ Oak Hill Farm in Harrodsburg, KY, which has long been …

Date: September 13, 2014
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Phone: (859) 257-6955
Address:
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States

Wild Women of Poetry Slam

6:30 p.m. open mic, 7 p.m. performances begin, Carrick Theatre, Transylvania University Wild Women of Poetry Slam, a spoken word competition with audience judging, with feature poet …

Start: September 13, 2014 12:00 am
End: September 13, 2014 12:00 am
Venue: Carrick Theatre, Transylvania University
Address:
United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Laurel Nakadate, “Strangers and Relations”

Photographer Laurel Nakadate will visit Lexington as part of the Robert C. May Photography Lecture Series. Her exhibition, Strangers & Relations, features two distinct …

Date: September 13, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: “Take My Word for It” at the UK Art Museum

This exhibition examines ways in which artists use language to directly engage the viewer. Drawings, prints, and books by Clifford Amyx, Luis Camnitzer, Van …

Date: September 13, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Madmen and Moonbeams – Fanciful Faces by Kurt Vonnegut

Novelist Kurt Vonnegut made drawings throughout his life, and like writers and musicians including Norman Mailer, Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell, and John Lennon, found …

Date: September 13, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Victory without Fanfare at the Loudoun House

A shark made out of old quits, a pile of dirty dishes in the sink–these darkly playful twists on retro Americana themes are the …

Date: September 13, 2014
Venue: Lexington Art League @ Loudoun House
Phone: 859-254-7024
Address:
209 Castlewood Dr, Lexington, KY, 40505, United States
Cost: Free

36th annual Kentucky Women Writers Conference

Workshops, readings, and panels in poetry, fiction, and nonfiction with Asha Bandele, Joy Castro, Tina Chang, Sarah Combs, Ellen Hagan, Leslie Jamison, Rebecca Makkai, …

Start: September 13, 2014 9:00 am
End: September 13, 2014 5:30 pm
Venue: The Carnegie Center
Address:
Lexington, KY, United States

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOP: Mining the Museum: Using Art to Teach Across Curriculum

$35 (includes lunch) registration due by Sept. 8, call 859.257.6199

Start: September 13, 2014 10:00 am
End: September 13, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $35

Japan Summer Festival

In its 8th year, the Japan Summer Festival has become Kentucky’s largest celebration of Japanese culture, food, and fun. Come enjoy traditional Japanese Origami, …

Start: September 13, 2014 11:00 am
End: September 13, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: Robert F. Stephens Courthouse Plaza
Address:
120 N Limestone, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

Try It! Wheelthrowing

Take advantage of this opportunity to try wheelthrowing with the help of a Mudwork’s instructor.  Clay and tools provided.  Firing available for an additional …

Start: September 13, 2014 12:00 pm
End: September 13, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: Kentucky Mudworks
Phone: 859/389-9681
Address:
825 National Avenue, Lexington, KY, 40502, United States
Cost: $25

ART EXHIBIT: In Residence Exhibition at Lexington Art League

Explore new bodies of work created via a three month summer artist residency by painter Lori Larusso and fiber artist  Melissa Vandenberg. FREE Opening …

Start: September 13, 2014 6:00 pm
End: September 13, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Lexington Art League @ Loudoun House
Phone: 859-254-7024
Address:
209 Castlewood Dr, Lexington , KY, 40505, United States
Cost: Free

Dr. Coleman’s Lexington History Walks Presents “The Grand Tour”

Discover the history of Lexington, Queen of the Bluegrass.  From horses to heroes, First Ladies to phantoms, our Grand Tour takes you through 200 …

Start: September 13, 2014 6:00 pm
End: September 13, 2014 7:15 pm
Venue: Departs from the street outside
Phone: 8593214728
Address:
401 West Main Street, Lexington, 40508, United States
Cost: 10.00 per person, $5 for kids (ages 6-12

Dr. Coleman’s Lexington History Walks Presents “Spirits! Scandals! Sordid Secrets!”

Spirits! Scandals! Sordid Secrets! Genteel Lexington has its dark side!  Uncover why Lexington was called “the wicked city.”  Learn of the duelists, gamblers, and …

Start: September 13, 2014 8:00 pm
End: September 13, 2014 9:15 pm
Venue: Downtown Lexington
Phone: 8593214728
Address:
401 West Main Street, Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: $10 per person

September 14, 2014

ART EXHIBIT: Oak Hill Farm – A Jewel of the Bluegrass

The Showplace for Saddlebreds celebrates the breeding program at the late Jean McLean Davis’ Oak Hill Farm in Harrodsburg, KY, which has long been …

Date: September 14, 2014
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Phone: (859) 257-6955
Address:
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States

ART EXHIBIT: Laurel Nakadate, “Strangers and Relations”

Photographer Laurel Nakadate will visit Lexington as part of the Robert C. May Photography Lecture Series. Her exhibition, Strangers & Relations, features two distinct …

Date: September 14, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: “Take My Word for It” at the UK Art Museum

This exhibition examines ways in which artists use language to directly engage the viewer. Drawings, prints, and books by Clifford Amyx, Luis Camnitzer, Van …

Date: September 14, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Madmen and Moonbeams – Fanciful Faces by Kurt Vonnegut

Novelist Kurt Vonnegut made drawings throughout his life, and like writers and musicians including Norman Mailer, Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell, and John Lennon, found …

Date: September 14, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Victory without Fanfare at the Loudoun House

A shark made out of old quits, a pile of dirty dishes in the sink–these darkly playful twists on retro Americana themes are the …

Date: September 14, 2014
Venue: Lexington Art League @ Loudoun House
Phone: 859-254-7024
Address:
209 Castlewood Dr, Lexington, KY, 40505, United States
Cost: Free

Bluegrass Autism Walk

Join us for the Bluegrass Autism Walk: a day of fun while raising money for a great cause. Featuring entertainment, activities for kids and …

Start: September 14, 2014 2:00 pm
End: September 14, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Whitaker Bank Ballpark
Phone: 502-585-1866
Address:
207 Legends Lane , Lexington, KY, 40505, United States

LECTURE: Modern Islamic Art and Its Sources

Enjoy a lecture with Dr. Oliver Leaman, UK professor of Philosophy and Zantker professor of Judaic Studies.

Start: September 14, 2014 2:00 pm
End: September 14, 2014 3:00 pm
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

Lexington Children’s Theatre: Miss Nelson is Missing!

Recommended for 5yrs+ / Pre-K Grade+ Geography! Spelling! Math! The students of room 207 are failing them all, and it’s time for drastic measures …

Start: September 14, 2014 2:00 pm
End: September 14, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: 418 West Short Street
Phone: 859-233-4226
Address:
418 West Short Street, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $15-18

ART EXHIBIT: In Residence Exhibition at Lexington Art League

Explore new bodies of work created via a three month summer artist residency by painter Lori Larusso and fiber artist  Melissa Vandenberg. FREE Opening …

Start: September 14, 2014 6:00 pm
End: September 14, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Lexington Art League @ Loudoun House
Phone: 859-254-7024
Address:
209 Castlewood Dr, Lexington , KY, 40505, United States
Cost: Free

Stars with Accents Literary Event

Stars with Accents: readings by Leatha Kendrick, Paulette Livers, and Lisa Williams, hosted by Katerina Stoykova-Klemer.

Start: September 14, 2014 7:00 pm
End: September 14, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: The Carnegie Center
Address:
Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

September 15, 2014

ART EXHIBIT: Oak Hill Farm – A Jewel of the Bluegrass

The Showplace for Saddlebreds celebrates the breeding program at the late Jean McLean Davis’ Oak Hill Farm in Harrodsburg, KY, which has long been …

Date: September 15, 2014
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Phone: (859) 257-6955
Address:
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States

ART EXHIBIT: Victory without Fanfare at the Loudoun House

A shark made out of old quits, a pile of dirty dishes in the sink–these darkly playful twists on retro Americana themes are the …

Date: September 15, 2014
Venue: Lexington Art League @ Loudoun House
Phone: 859-254-7024
Address:
209 Castlewood Dr, Lexington, KY, 40505, United States
Cost: Free

September 16, 2014

ART EXHIBIT: Oak Hill Farm – A Jewel of the Bluegrass

The Showplace for Saddlebreds celebrates the breeding program at the late Jean McLean Davis’ Oak Hill Farm in Harrodsburg, KY, which has long been …

Date: September 16, 2014
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Phone: (859) 257-6955
Address:
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States

ART EXHIBIT: Laurel Nakadate, “Strangers and Relations”

Photographer Laurel Nakadate will visit Lexington as part of the Robert C. May Photography Lecture Series. Her exhibition, Strangers & Relations, features two distinct …

Date: September 16, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: “Take My Word for It” at the UK Art Museum

This exhibition examines ways in which artists use language to directly engage the viewer. Drawings, prints, and books by Clifford Amyx, Luis Camnitzer, Van …

Date: September 16, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Madmen and Moonbeams – Fanciful Faces by Kurt Vonnegut

Novelist Kurt Vonnegut made drawings throughout his life, and like writers and musicians including Norman Mailer, Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell, and John Lennon, found …

Date: September 16, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free