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July 24, 2014

ART EXHIBIT – Beauty Given by Grace: The Biblical Prints of Sadao Watanabe

At age 17, Watanabe (1913-1996) was baptized a Christian and he quickly combined his new faith with an interest in preserving the traditional Japanese …

Date: July 24, 2014
Venue: Apostles Anglican Church
Phone: 245-1318
Address:
200 Colony Blvd, Lexington, KY, 40502, United States
Cost: Free

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: July 24, 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: July 24, 2014
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Phone: (859) 257-6955
Address:
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States

Restoring Riparian Areas Along Streams*

Riparian buffers offer a number of ecosystem benefits related to water quality, stream bank stabilization, and habitat. During this workshop we will tour the …

Start: July 24, 2014 4:00 pm
End: July 24, 2014 6:00 pm
Venue: The Arboretum
Phone: 859-257-6955
Address:
500 Alumni Drive, Lexington, KY, 40503, United States
Cost: Free

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

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: July 24, 2014 5:00 pm
End: July 24, 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: July 24, 2014 5:00 pm
End: July 24, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Ann Tower Gallery
Phone: 8594251188
Address:
141 East Main St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

Drawing with Charcoal with Ashley Howard

6 to 8 pm | Thursdays, July 10, 17, 24, 31 | $90 non-member/ $80 member price Explore the versatile medium of charcoal in …

Start: July 24, 2014 6:00 pm
End: July 24, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Living Arts and Science Center
Address:
362 N. Martin Luther King Blvd., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $90($80 Members)

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: July 24, 2014 7:00 pm
End: July 24, 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

July 25, 2014

ART EXHIBIT – Beauty Given by Grace: The Biblical Prints of Sadao Watanabe

At age 17, Watanabe (1913-1996) was baptized a Christian and he quickly combined his new faith with an interest in preserving the traditional Japanese …

Date: July 25, 2014
Venue: Apostles Anglican Church
Phone: 245-1318
Address:
200 Colony Blvd, Lexington, KY, 40502, United States
Cost: Free

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: July 25, 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: July 25, 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: July 25, 2014 11:00 am
End: July 25, 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: July 25, 2014 12:00 pm
End: July 25, 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: July 25, 2014 5:00 pm
End: July 25, 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: July 25, 2014 5:00 pm
End: July 25, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Ann Tower Gallery
Phone: 8594251188
Address:
141 East Main St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

Good Foods Grill Out

Join us for a night of music by Restless Leg String Band and summer grilling.  We will be cooking up the perfect summer night’s …

Start: July 25, 2014 6:00 pm
End: July 25, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Good Foods Market & Cafe
Phone: (859) 278-1813
Address:
455 Southland Dr., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $2.99 burgers

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: July 25, 2014 7:00 pm
End: July 25, 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

July 26, 2014

ART EXHIBIT – Beauty Given by Grace: The Biblical Prints of Sadao Watanabe

At age 17, Watanabe (1913-1996) was baptized a Christian and he quickly combined his new faith with an interest in preserving the traditional Japanese …

Date: July 26, 2014
Venue: Apostles Anglican Church
Phone: 245-1318
Address:
200 Colony Blvd, Lexington, KY, 40502, United States
Cost: Free

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: July 26, 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: July 26, 2014
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Phone: (859) 257-6955
Address:
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States

Now We Are Six: Morris Book Shop Anniversary Party

Morris Book Shop celebrates 6 years  with an event featuring live music from Warren Byrom & Seth Murphy (2pm) and Idiot Glee at 4:00. …

Date: July 26, 2014
Venue: the Morris Book Shop
Phone: 859-276-0494
Address:
882 E. High Street, Lexington, KY, 40503, United States
Cost: Free

Free Trolley to Farmer’s Market

HAIL YES! Flag down a Trolley on the way to Farmers Market this Saturday (drivers are happy to pick you up between trolley stops). …

Start: July 26, 2014 10:00 am
End: July 26, 2014 1:00 pm
Venue: Farmer's Market
Address:
Cheapside Park, 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: July 26, 2014 12:00 pm
End: July 26, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: Kentucky Mudworks
Phone: 859/389-9681
Address:
825 National Avenue, Lexington, KY, 40502, United States
Cost: $25

Countdown to Kindergarten

Calling all Kindergarteners! Children will take an interactive journey with LexPhil exploring how Music and the Arts relate to other familiar subjects. LexPhil’s interactive …

Start: July 26, 2014 12:00 pm
End: July 26, 2014 1:00 pm
Venue: STEAM Academy
Phone: (859) 381-3033
Address:
123 East Sixth Street , Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: Free

Groovy Threads Tie Dye!

A Headley-Whitney tradition! Dig up all of those old white t-shirts, pillow cases, and socks and transform them into works of art! For just …

Start: July 26, 2014 1:00 pm
End: July 26, 2014 3:00 pm
Venue: Headley-Whitney Museum
Phone: 8592556653
Address:
4435 Old Frankfort Pike, Lexington, 40510, United States
Cost: $10

Home Builders Association of Lexington 2014 Grand Tour of Homes

The Home Builders Association of Lexington presents the 2014 scattered site Grand Tour of Homes. July 19, 20, 26, and 27 from 1:00 pm …

Start: July 26, 2014 1:00 pm
End: July 26, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: HBA of Lexington
Phone: 859-273-5117
Address:
3146 Custer Drive, Lexington, KY, 40517, 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: July 26, 2014 5:00 pm
End: July 26, 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.

My Old Kentucky Dinner Train Murder Mystery/How to Make a Killer Pitch

Minnesota housewife turned inventor Winifred Swenson is looking for a new ad agency to promote her latest wacky product.  In the running are Slick …

Start: July 26, 2014 5:00 pm
End: July 26, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: My Old Kentucky Dinner Train
Phone: 866-801-3463
Address:
602 North Third Street, Bardstown, KY, 40004, 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: July 26, 2014 5:00 pm
End: July 26, 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: July 26, 2014 7:00 pm
End: July 26, 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: July 26, 2014 8:00 pm
End: July 26, 2014 9:15 pm
Venue: Downtown Lexington
Phone: 8593214728
Address:
401 West Main Street, Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: $10 per person

July 27, 2014

ART EXHIBIT – Beauty Given by Grace: The Biblical Prints of Sadao Watanabe

At age 17, Watanabe (1913-1996) was baptized a Christian and he quickly combined his new faith with an interest in preserving the traditional Japanese …

Date: July 27, 2014
Venue: Apostles Anglican Church
Phone: 245-1318
Address:
200 Colony Blvd, Lexington, KY, 40502, United States
Cost: Free

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: July 27, 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: July 27, 2014
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Phone: (859) 257-6955
Address:
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States

FeltLOOM

Lynette Freitag will lead participants through the creation of a Fiber Art Stole utilizing the FeltLOOM. Participants will arrange fibers to make a beautiful …

Start: July 27, 2014 1:00 pm
End: July 27, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Headley-Whitney Museum
Phone: 8592556653
Address:
4435 Old Frankfort Pike, Lexington, 40510, United States
Cost: $65

Home Builders Association of Lexington 2014 Grand Tour of Homes

The Home Builders Association of Lexington presents the 2014 scattered site Grand Tour of Homes. July 19, 20, 26, and 27 from 1:00 pm …

Start: July 27, 2014 1:00 pm
End: July 27, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: HBA of Lexington
Phone: 859-273-5117
Address:
3146 Custer Drive, Lexington, KY, 40517, 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: July 27, 2014 5:00 pm
End: July 27, 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: July 27, 2014 5:00 pm
End: July 27, 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: July 27, 2014 7:00 pm
End: July 27, 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

July 28, 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: July 28, 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: July 28, 2014 5:00 pm
End: July 28, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Ann Tower Gallery
Phone: 8594251188
Address:
141 East Main St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

New Works, Inc. Theatre’s 3 Mondays in July Reading Series

New Works, Inc. would like to announce its upcoming 3 Mondays in July reading series.  The series features three staged readings of previously unproduced …

Start: July 28, 2014 6:30 pm
End: July 28, 2014 8:30 pm
Venue: Farish Theatre
Address:
140 E. Main St, Lexington, KY, 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: July 28, 2014 8:45 pm
End: July 28, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Common Grounds
Address:
343 E High St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

July 29, 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: July 29, 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: July 29, 2014 5:00 pm
End: July 29, 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: July 29, 2014 5:00 pm
End: July 29, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Ann Tower Gallery
Phone: 8594251188
Address:
141 East Main St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

July 30, 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: July 30, 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: July 30, 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: July 30, 2014 5:00 pm
End: July 30, 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: July 30, 2014 5:00 pm
End: July 30, 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: July 30, 2014 5:15 pm
End: July 30, 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: July 30, 2014 6:00 pm
End: July 30, 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

July 31, 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: July 31, 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: July 31, 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: July 31, 2014 5:00 pm
End: July 31, 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: July 31, 2014 5:00 pm
End: July 31, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Ann Tower Gallery
Phone: 8594251188
Address:
141 East Main St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

Drawing with Charcoal with Ashley Howard

6 to 8 pm | Thursdays, July 10, 17, 24, 31 | $90 non-member/ $80 member price Explore the versatile medium of charcoal in …

Start: July 31, 2014 6:00 pm
End: July 31, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Living Arts and Science Center
Address:
362 N. Martin Luther King Blvd., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $90($80 Members)

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