Upcoming Events

July 24, 2014

Lexington Restaurant Week 2014

Raise a glass – and a fork! – to toast Lexington’s innovative local restaurant scene. The 2nd Annual Lexington Restaurant Week takes place July …

Start: July 24, 2014 5:00 pm
End: August 2, 2014 12:00 am
Venue: Various locations in Lexington
Address:
Lexington, KY, 40503, United States

August 1, 2014

ART EXHIBIT: Stitching Art: A Lexington Fashion Collaborative Exhibit

“Stitching Art: Designs from the Lexington Fashion Collaborative” will be on view from March 8-August 17, 2014. The exhibit will feature the fashion designs …

Date: August 1, 2014
Venue: Headley-Whitney Museum
Phone: 8592556653
Address:
4435 Old Frankfort Pike, Lexington, 40510, 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: August 1, 2014
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Phone: (859) 257-6955
Address:
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States

2014 Disaster Blaster: Flip Flop Fling

Join the Bluegrass Chapter of the American Red Cross for the 2014 Disaster Blaster presented by Columbia Gas of Kentucky. The Disaster Blaster is …

Date: August 1, 2014
Venue: Alltech Arena, Kentucky Horse Park
Address:
4089 Iron Works Pkwy, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States
Cost: $75.00

Food Trucks For A Cause

Every Friday until October 31,  Food Trucks For A Cause will set up a “food truck court” featuring several local food trucks at the corner …

Start: August 1, 2014 11:00 am
End: August 1, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: Main & Vine
Phone: 859-955-0057
Address:
400 East Main Street, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

FREE Writing Practice at the Carnegie Center

With  Cole Bennett Fridays, June 20-August 22 (no class July 4) noon-1:30 pm FREE This is an opportunity to write without rules, editing, or judgment — …

Start: August 1, 2014 12:00 pm
End: August 1, 2014 1:30 pm
Venue: Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Address:
251 West 2nd Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

Corn Boil – Hosted by Daughters of the Nile

Bring your family and friends to enjoy all-you-can-eat farm fresh corn on the cob, green beans, slaw, tomatoes, cornbread, ham, drink and dessert!   …

Start: August 1, 2014 4:30 pm
End: August 1, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: Oleika Shrine Temple
Phone: 859-338-4252
Address:
326 Southland Dr, Lexington, KY, 40503, United States
Cost: Adults - $8 / Children Under 10 - $4

ART EXHIBIT: Landscapes / Mindscapes: Selections from the Wells Fargo Collection

Landscape/Mindscape: Selections from the  Wells Fargo Collection, features some of the twentieth century’s most  prominent artists working in wide range of styles, from Pop …

Start: August 1, 2014 5:00 pm
End: August 1, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $8/$5/ Free on Fridays from 5-8 p.m.

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: August 1, 2014 5:00 pm
End: August 1, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Ann Tower Gallery
Phone: 8594251188
Address:
141 East Main St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

“Date Night” Wheelthrowing

Bring a loved one or just yourself for a fun evening of wheelthrowing with a Mudworks’ instructor.  Clay and tools provided.  Firing available for …

Start: August 1, 2014 7:00 pm
End: August 1, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Kentucky Mudworks
Phone: 859/389-9681
Address:
825 National Avenue, Lexington, KY, 40502, United States
Cost: $25

Lexington Children’s Theatre: “Cinderella”

An enchanted pumpkin, a legendary shoe, Two brassy stepsisters with nothing to do. Add a charming prince and some friendly mice, Plus a would-be …

Start: August 1, 2014 7:00 pm
End: August 1, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: 418 West Short Street
Phone: 859-233-4226
Address:
418 West Short Street, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $18-20

August 2, 2014

ART EXHIBIT: Stitching Art: A Lexington Fashion Collaborative Exhibit

“Stitching Art: Designs from the Lexington Fashion Collaborative” will be on view from March 8-August 17, 2014. The exhibit will feature the fashion designs …

Date: August 2, 2014
Venue: Headley-Whitney Museum
Phone: 8592556653
Address:
4435 Old Frankfort Pike, Lexington, 40510, 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: August 2, 2014
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Phone: (859) 257-6955
Address:
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States

Hand Stitching

Soreyda Benedit-Begley will teach participants many hand sewing techniques she learned as a child in her native country of Honduras. Hand Embroidery, beading, applique …

Start: August 2, 2014 9:00 am
End: August 2, 2014 12:00 pm
Venue: Headley-Whitney Museum
Phone: 8592556653
Address:
4435 Old Frankfort Pike, Lexington, 40510, United States
Cost: $120 for both days $75 for one

Family Day in Clay

Mudworks offers seasonally themed workshops for families. Students will learn various handbuilding techniques including slabwork, coils, and texturing. Clay, tools, and underglazes provided.  Work …

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

ART EXHIBIT: Landscapes / Mindscapes: Selections from the Wells Fargo Collection

Landscape/Mindscape: Selections from the  Wells Fargo Collection, features some of the twentieth century’s most  prominent artists working in wide range of styles, from Pop …

Start: August 2, 2014 5:00 pm
End: August 2, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $8/$5/ Free on Fridays from 5-8 p.m.

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

Lexington Children’s Theatre: “Cinderella”

An enchanted pumpkin, a legendary shoe, Two brassy stepsisters with nothing to do. Add a charming prince and some friendly mice, Plus a would-be …

Start: August 2, 2014 7:00 pm
End: August 2, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: 418 West Short Street
Phone: 859-233-4226
Address:
418 West Short Street, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $18-20

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: August 2, 2014 8:00 pm
End: August 2, 2014 9:15 pm
Venue: Downtown Lexington
Phone: 8593214728
Address:
401 West Main Street, Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: $10 per person

August 3, 2014

ART EXHIBIT: Stitching Art: A Lexington Fashion Collaborative Exhibit

“Stitching Art: Designs from the Lexington Fashion Collaborative” will be on view from March 8-August 17, 2014. The exhibit will feature the fashion designs …

Date: August 3, 2014
Venue: Headley-Whitney Museum
Phone: 8592556653
Address:
4435 Old Frankfort Pike, Lexington, 40510, 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: August 3, 2014
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Phone: (859) 257-6955
Address:
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States

NYC’s Kundiman Poets visit the Morris Book Shop

In conjunction with Kentucky Women Writers Conference, the Morris Book Shop welcomes the Kundiman Poets: Cathy Linh Che, Sally Wen Mao and Michelle Chan …

Start: August 3, 2014 2:00 am
End: August 3, 2014 3:30 pm
Venue: the Morris Book Shop
Phone: 859-276-0494
Address:
882 E. High Street, Lexington, KY, 40503, United States
Cost: Free

Hand Stitching

Soreyda Benedit-Begley will teach participants many hand sewing techniques she learned as a child in her native country of Honduras. Hand Embroidery, beading, applique …

Start: August 3, 2014 9:00 am
End: August 3, 2014 12:00 pm
Venue: Headley-Whitney Museum
Phone: 8592556653
Address:
4435 Old Frankfort Pike, Lexington, 40510, United States
Cost: $120 for both days $75 for one

Artful Sunday: Wrapped Art

Free monthly art tours and family-friendly activities at the UK Art Museum. Wrapped Art: Following the lead of Christo and Jean Claude, participants will …

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

ART EXHIBIT: Landscapes / Mindscapes: Selections from the Wells Fargo Collection

Landscape/Mindscape: Selections from the  Wells Fargo Collection, features some of the twentieth century’s most  prominent artists working in wide range of styles, from Pop …

Start: August 3, 2014 5:00 pm
End: August 3, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $8/$5/ Free on Fridays from 5-8 p.m.

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

Lexington Children’s Theatre: “Cinderella”

An enchanted pumpkin, a legendary shoe, Two brassy stepsisters with nothing to do. Add a charming prince and some friendly mice, Plus a would-be …

Start: August 3, 2014 7:00 pm
End: August 3, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: 418 West Short Street
Phone: 859-233-4226
Address:
418 West Short Street, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $18-20

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

Bluegrass Printmaker’s Cooperative Open Studio Sessions

Know how to print and want to use our press? We provide the press and inks, you bring plates and paper. Participants must have …

Start: August 4, 2014 11:00 am
End: August 4, 2014 3:00 pm
Venue: ArtsPlace
Address:
161 North Mill St. , Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $20 per session

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

Open Mic Night

Common Grounds features an open mic music night every Monday. Performances range from acoustic rock and jazz to vocal and spoken-word lyrics. Open mic …

Start: August 4, 2014 8:45 pm
End: August 4, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Common Grounds
Address:
343 E High St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

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

ART EXHIBIT: Landscapes / Mindscapes: Selections from the Wells Fargo Collection

Landscape/Mindscape: Selections from the  Wells Fargo Collection, features some of the twentieth century’s most  prominent artists working in wide range of styles, from Pop …

Start: August 5, 2014 5:00 pm
End: August 5, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $8/$5/ Free on Fridays from 5-8 p.m.

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

August 6, 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: August 6, 2014
Venue: Good Foods Market & Cafe
Phone: (859) 278-1813
Address:
455 Southland Dr., Lexington, KY, United States

ART EXHIBIT: Stitching Art: A Lexington Fashion Collaborative Exhibit

“Stitching Art: Designs from the Lexington Fashion Collaborative” will be on view from March 8-August 17, 2014. The exhibit will feature the fashion designs …

Date: August 6, 2014
Venue: Headley-Whitney Museum
Phone: 8592556653
Address:
4435 Old Frankfort Pike, Lexington, 40510, 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: August 6, 2014
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Phone: (859) 257-6955
Address:
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States

ART EXHIBIT: Landscapes / Mindscapes: Selections from the Wells Fargo Collection

Landscape/Mindscape: Selections from the  Wells Fargo Collection, features some of the twentieth century’s most  prominent artists working in wide range of styles, from Pop …

Start: August 6, 2014 5:00 pm
End: August 6, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $8/$5/ Free on Fridays from 5-8 p.m.

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

Writing Kids’ Books: Learning From a Pro

With Marcia Thornton Jones Wednesdays, July 9-August 6 5:15-7:15 pm $60 Learn to apply successful writing strategies by analyzing a recently published best-selling middle-grade children’s …

Start: August 6, 2014 5:15 pm
End: August 6, 2014 7:15 pm
Venue: Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Address:
251 West 2nd Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $60

The Redirecting Children’s Behavior Parenting Course

In this interactive, fun course parents learn how to re-frame challenges, address feelings compassionately, set limits, and how to understand misbehavior in order to …

Start: August 6, 2014 6:00 pm
End: August 6, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Shelby Cottage
Phone: 859-333-3053
Address:
118 Constitution Street, Suite 200, Lexington, 40507, United States
Cost: $150 per person, and Bring a Friend for FREE

August 7, 2014

ART EXHIBIT: Stitching Art: A Lexington Fashion Collaborative Exhibit

“Stitching Art: Designs from the Lexington Fashion Collaborative” will be on view from March 8-August 17, 2014. The exhibit will feature the fashion designs …

Date: August 7, 2014
Venue: Headley-Whitney Museum
Phone: 8592556653
Address:
4435 Old Frankfort Pike, Lexington, 40510, 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: August 7, 2014
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Phone: (859) 257-6955
Address:
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States

ART EXHIBIT: Landscapes / Mindscapes: Selections from the Wells Fargo Collection

Landscape/Mindscape: Selections from the  Wells Fargo Collection, features some of the twentieth century’s most  prominent artists working in wide range of styles, from Pop …

Start: August 7, 2014 5:00 pm
End: August 7, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $8/$5/ Free on Fridays from 5-8 p.m.

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

August 8, 2014

ART EXHIBIT: Stitching Art: A Lexington Fashion Collaborative Exhibit

“Stitching Art: Designs from the Lexington Fashion Collaborative” will be on view from March 8-August 17, 2014. The exhibit will feature the fashion designs …

Date: August 8, 2014
Venue: Headley-Whitney Museum
Phone: 8592556653
Address:
4435 Old Frankfort Pike, Lexington, 40510, 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: August 8, 2014
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Phone: (859) 257-6955
Address:
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States

Well Crafted – Local Brews + Local Bands

This inaugural festival celebrates the quality and diversity of Kentucky’s music and craft beer cultures by bringing together a flavorful mix of up-and-coming local …

Start: August 8, 2014
End: August 9, 2014
Venue: Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill
Phone: 859-734-1545
Address:
3501 Lexington Rd., Harrodsburg, KY, 40330, United States
Cost: $20-$80

Food Trucks For A Cause

Every Friday until October 31,  Food Trucks For A Cause will set up a “food truck court” featuring several local food trucks at the corner …

Start: August 8, 2014 11:00 am
End: August 8, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: Main & Vine
Phone: 859-955-0057
Address:
400 East Main Street, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

FREE Writing Practice at the Carnegie Center

With  Cole Bennett Fridays, June 20-August 22 (no class July 4) noon-1:30 pm FREE This is an opportunity to write without rules, editing, or judgment — …

Start: August 8, 2014 12:00 pm
End: August 8, 2014 1:30 pm
Venue: Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Address:
251 West 2nd Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Landscapes / Mindscapes: Selections from the Wells Fargo Collection

Landscape/Mindscape: Selections from the  Wells Fargo Collection, features some of the twentieth century’s most  prominent artists working in wide range of styles, from Pop …

Start: August 8, 2014 5:00 pm
End: August 8, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $8/$5/ Free on Fridays from 5-8 p.m.

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

August 9, 2014

ART EXHIBIT: Stitching Art: A Lexington Fashion Collaborative Exhibit

“Stitching Art: Designs from the Lexington Fashion Collaborative” will be on view from March 8-August 17, 2014. The exhibit will feature the fashion designs …

Date: August 9, 2014
Venue: Headley-Whitney Museum
Phone: 8592556653
Address:
4435 Old Frankfort Pike, Lexington, 40510, 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: August 9, 2014
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Phone: (859) 257-6955
Address:
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States

Try It! Handbuilding

Take advantage of this opportunity to work with soft clay with the help of a Mudworks’ instructor.  Students will be shown how to use …

Start: August 9, 2014 12:00 pm
End: August 9, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: Kentucky Mudworks
Phone: 859/389-9681
Address:
825 National Avenue, Lexington, KY, 40502, United States
Cost: $25

Kentucky Vineyard Society Wine Festival

The 2014 Kentucky Vineyard Society Wine Festival takes place in the 5,000 sq. ft. air-conditioned Masterson Station Pavilion, which also features a beautiful 4,000 square …

Start: August 9, 2014 3:00 pm
End: August 9, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Masterson Station Park Pavilion
Phone: 859-797-1798
Address:
3051 Leestown Road, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States
Cost: $25

ART EXHIBIT: Landscapes / Mindscapes: Selections from the Wells Fargo Collection

Landscape/Mindscape: Selections from the  Wells Fargo Collection, features some of the twentieth century’s most  prominent artists working in wide range of styles, from Pop …

Start: August 9, 2014 5:00 pm
End: August 9, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $8/$5/ Free on Fridays from 5-8 p.m.

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: August 9, 2014 5:00 pm
End: August 9, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Ann Tower Gallery
Phone: 8594251188
Address:
141 East Main St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

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

August 10, 2014

ART EXHIBIT: Stitching Art: A Lexington Fashion Collaborative Exhibit

“Stitching Art: Designs from the Lexington Fashion Collaborative” will be on view from March 8-August 17, 2014. The exhibit will feature the fashion designs …

Date: August 10, 2014
Venue: Headley-Whitney Museum
Phone: 8592556653
Address:
4435 Old Frankfort Pike, Lexington, 40510, 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: August 10, 2014
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Phone: (859) 257-6955
Address:
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States

ART EXHIBIT: Landscapes / Mindscapes: Selections from the Wells Fargo Collection

Landscape/Mindscape: Selections from the  Wells Fargo Collection, features some of the twentieth century’s most  prominent artists working in wide range of styles, from Pop …

Start: August 10, 2014 5:00 pm
End: August 10, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $8/$5/ Free on Fridays from 5-8 p.m.

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: August 10, 2014 5:00 pm
End: August 10, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Ann Tower Gallery
Phone: 8594251188
Address:
141 East Main St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

August 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: August 11, 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: August 11, 2014 5:00 pm
End: August 11, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Ann Tower Gallery
Phone: 8594251188
Address:
141 East Main St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

Open Mic Night

Common Grounds features an open mic music night every Monday. Performances range from acoustic rock and jazz to vocal and spoken-word lyrics. Open mic …

Start: August 11, 2014 8:45 pm
End: August 11, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Common Grounds
Address:
343 E High St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

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

ART EXHIBIT: Landscapes / Mindscapes: Selections from the Wells Fargo Collection

Landscape/Mindscape: Selections from the  Wells Fargo Collection, features some of the twentieth century’s most  prominent artists working in wide range of styles, from Pop …

Start: August 12, 2014 5:00 pm
End: August 12, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $8/$5/ Free on Fridays from 5-8 p.m.

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: August 12, 2014 5:00 pm
End: August 12, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Ann Tower Gallery
Phone: 8594251188
Address:
141 East Main St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

August 13, 2014

ART EXHIBIT: Stitching Art: A Lexington Fashion Collaborative Exhibit

“Stitching Art: Designs from the Lexington Fashion Collaborative” will be on view from March 8-August 17, 2014. The exhibit will feature the fashion designs …

Date: August 13, 2014
Venue: Headley-Whitney Museum
Phone: 8592556653
Address:
4435 Old Frankfort Pike, Lexington, 40510, 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: August 13, 2014
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Phone: (859) 257-6955
Address:
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States

ART EXHIBIT: Landscapes / Mindscapes: Selections from the Wells Fargo Collection

Landscape/Mindscape: Selections from the  Wells Fargo Collection, features some of the twentieth century’s most  prominent artists working in wide range of styles, from Pop …

Start: August 13, 2014 5:00 pm
End: August 13, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $8/$5/ Free on Fridays from 5-8 p.m.

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: August 13, 2014 5:00 pm
End: August 13, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Ann Tower Gallery
Phone: 8594251188
Address:
141 East Main St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

August 14, 2014

ART EXHIBIT: Stitching Art: A Lexington Fashion Collaborative Exhibit

“Stitching Art: Designs from the Lexington Fashion Collaborative” will be on view from March 8-August 17, 2014. The exhibit will feature the fashion designs …

Date: August 14, 2014
Venue: Headley-Whitney Museum
Phone: 8592556653
Address:
4435 Old Frankfort Pike, Lexington, 40510, 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: August 14, 2014
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Phone: (859) 257-6955
Address:
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States

ART EXHIBIT: Landscapes / Mindscapes: Selections from the Wells Fargo Collection

Landscape/Mindscape: Selections from the  Wells Fargo Collection, features some of the twentieth century’s most  prominent artists working in wide range of styles, from Pop …

Start: August 14, 2014 5:00 pm
End: August 14, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $8/$5/ Free on Fridays from 5-8 p.m.

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: August 14, 2014 5:00 pm
End: August 14, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Ann Tower Gallery
Phone: 8594251188
Address:
141 East Main St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

August 15, 2014

ART EXHIBIT: Stitching Art: A Lexington Fashion Collaborative Exhibit

“Stitching Art: Designs from the Lexington Fashion Collaborative” will be on view from March 8-August 17, 2014. The exhibit will feature the fashion designs …

Date: August 15, 2014
Venue: Headley-Whitney Museum
Phone: 8592556653
Address:
4435 Old Frankfort Pike, Lexington, 40510, 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: August 15, 2014
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Phone: (859) 257-6955
Address:
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States

Food Trucks For A Cause

Every Friday until October 31,  Food Trucks For A Cause will set up a “food truck court” featuring several local food trucks at the corner …

Start: August 15, 2014 11:00 am
End: August 15, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: Main & Vine
Phone: 859-955-0057
Address:
400 East Main Street, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

FREE Writing Practice at the Carnegie Center

With  Cole Bennett Fridays, June 20-August 22 (no class July 4) noon-1:30 pm FREE This is an opportunity to write without rules, editing, or judgment — …

Start: August 15, 2014 12:00 pm
End: August 15, 2014 1:30 pm
Venue: Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Address:
251 West 2nd Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Landscapes / Mindscapes: Selections from the Wells Fargo Collection

Landscape/Mindscape: Selections from the  Wells Fargo Collection, features some of the twentieth century’s most  prominent artists working in wide range of styles, from Pop …

Start: August 15, 2014 5:00 pm
End: August 15, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $8/$5/ Free on Fridays from 5-8 p.m.

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: August 15, 2014 5:00 pm
End: August 15, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Ann Tower Gallery
Phone: 8594251188
Address:
141 East Main St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

Lexington Picnic with the Pops presents Michael Cavanaugh in Concert: The Songs of Elton John and more! with the Lexington Philharmonic

Celebrate summer at Picnic with the Pops Presents Michael Cavanaugh in Concert: The Songs of Elton John and More! with the Lexington Philharmonic! Cavanaugh’s high …

Start: August 15, 2014 6:30 pm
End: August 15, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: The Meadow at Keeneland
Address:
4201 Versailles Rd., Lexington, KY, 40510, United States
Cost: $15 in advance, $20 at the gate

August 16, 2014

ART EXHIBIT: Stitching Art: A Lexington Fashion Collaborative Exhibit

“Stitching Art: Designs from the Lexington Fashion Collaborative” will be on view from March 8-August 17, 2014. The exhibit will feature the fashion designs …

Date: August 16, 2014
Venue: Headley-Whitney Museum
Phone: 8592556653
Address:
4435 Old Frankfort Pike, Lexington, 40510, 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: August 16, 2014
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Phone: (859) 257-6955
Address:
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States

“The Prisoner’s Wife Book” Discussion

The Prisoner’s Wife is a memoir by Asha Bandele about love and marriage to an incarcerated man whom she met during a prison poetry reading. …

Start: August 16, 2014 12:00 am
End: August 16, 2014 12:00 am
Venue: Lexington Public Libary Northside Branch
Address:
United States
Cost: Free

AFB Woodland Art Fair

The Lexington Art League and Parks & Recreation are gearing up for the 39th annual American Founders Bank Woodland Art Fair! Shop 200 artists, enjoy live music and food, …

Start: August 16, 2014 10:00 am
End: August 16, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Woodland Park
Address:
Lexington, KY, 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: August 16, 2014 12:00 pm
End: August 16, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: Kentucky Mudworks
Phone: 859/389-9681
Address:
825 National Avenue, Lexington, KY, 40502, United States
Cost: $25

ART EXHIBIT: Landscapes / Mindscapes: Selections from the Wells Fargo Collection

Landscape/Mindscape: Selections from the  Wells Fargo Collection, features some of the twentieth century’s most  prominent artists working in wide range of styles, from Pop …

Start: August 16, 2014 5:00 pm
End: August 16, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $8/$5/ Free on Fridays from 5-8 p.m.

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: August 16, 2014 5:00 pm
End: August 16, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Ann Tower Gallery
Phone: 8594251188
Address:
141 East Main St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

Lexington Picnic with the Pops presents Michael Cavanaugh in Concert: The Songs of Elton John and more! with the Lexington Philharmonic

Celebrate summer at Picnic with the Pops Presents Michael Cavanaugh in Concert: The Songs of Elton John and More! with the Lexington Philharmonic! Cavanaugh’s high …

Start: August 16, 2014 6:30 pm
End: August 16, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: The Meadow at Keeneland
Address:
4201 Versailles Rd., Lexington, KY, 40510, United States
Cost: $15 in advance, $20 at the gate

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: August 16, 2014 8:00 pm
End: August 16, 2014 9:15 pm
Venue: Downtown Lexington
Phone: 8593214728
Address:
401 West Main Street, Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: $10 per person

August 17, 2014

ART EXHIBIT: Stitching Art: A Lexington Fashion Collaborative Exhibit

“Stitching Art: Designs from the Lexington Fashion Collaborative” will be on view from March 8-August 17, 2014. The exhibit will feature the fashion designs …

Date: August 17, 2014
Venue: Headley-Whitney Museum
Phone: 8592556653
Address:
4435 Old Frankfort Pike, Lexington, 40510, 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: August 17, 2014
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Phone: (859) 257-6955
Address:
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States

AFB Woodland Art Fair

The Lexington Art League and Parks & Recreation are gearing up for the 39th annual American Founders Bank Woodland Art Fair! Shop 200 artists, enjoy live music and food, …

Start: August 17, 2014 10:00 am
End: August 17, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Woodland Park
Address:
Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

Daryl Brown signs “Inside the Godfather of Soul: Never Before Told Stories of James Brown by his Inner Circle.”

The Morris Book Shop will host author Daryl Brown as he reads from and signs his new book about his father, James Brown. If …

Start: August 17, 2014 2:00 pm
End: August 17, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: the Morris Book Shop
Phone: 859-276-0494
Address:
882 E. High Street, Lexington, KY, 40503, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Landscapes / Mindscapes: Selections from the Wells Fargo Collection

Landscape/Mindscape: Selections from the  Wells Fargo Collection, features some of the twentieth century’s most  prominent artists working in wide range of styles, from Pop …

Start: August 17, 2014 5:00 pm
End: August 17, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $8/$5/ Free on Fridays from 5-8 p.m.

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: August 17, 2014 5:00 pm
End: August 17, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Ann Tower Gallery
Phone: 8594251188
Address:
141 East Main St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

August 18, 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: August 18, 2014
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Phone: (859) 257-6955
Address:
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States