Upcoming Events

May 2, 2016

Wood Window Restoration Workshop

WOOD WINDOW RESTORATION workshop led by nationally acclaimed preservationist Bob Yapp will take place in the awe-inspiring chapel of the Pine Mountain Settlement School. …

Start: May 2, 2016
End: May 6, 2016
Venue: PIne Mountain Settlement School
Address:
36 State Hwy 510, Bledsoe, 40502, United States

May 4, 2016

ART EXHIBIT: Elissa Morley’s “Delights: Bathing in Another World” at Apostles Anglican Art Gallery

Elissa Morley, “Delights: Bathing in Another World” @ Apostles Anglican Art Gallery. May 1-July 31

Date: May 4, 2016
Venue: Apostles Anglican Church
Phone: 245-1318
Address:
200 Colony Blvd, Lexington, KY, 40502, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: R. C. May Photography – PAUL SHAMBROOM: Lost

In his recent series Lost, Paul Shambroom photographs weathered posters of missing pets, digitally enhancing aspects of the ghostly images. He abstracts the owners’ …

Start: May 4, 2016 10:00 am
End: May 4, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: UK Art Museum
Phone: 859.257.5716
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, 40506, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: “The Loves of Aaron Burr: Portraits in Corsetry & Binding”

“The Loves of Aaron Burr,” by artist Camilla Huey resurrects the voices of nine ‘women of letters’ involved in the adventurous life of Aaron …

Start: May 4, 2016 10:00 am
End: May 4, 2016 10:00 am
Venue: Ashland, The Henry Clay Estate
Phone: 859-266-8581
Address:
120 Sycamore Road, Lexington , Kentucky, 40502, Select a Country:
Cost: $10

BOOK LAUNCH: C.E. Morgan reads and signs, “The Sport of Kings” at The Carnegie Center

The Morris Book Shop is excited and honored to host the launch of C.E. Morgan’s new book, The Sport of Kings. Join us at the …

Start: May 4, 2016 6:00 pm
End: May 4, 2016 8:30 pm
Venue: The Carnegie Center for Literacy and Learning
Phone: (859) 254-4175
Address:
W. 2nd St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

May 5, 2016

ART EXHIBIT: Elissa Morley’s “Delights: Bathing in Another World” at Apostles Anglican Art Gallery

Elissa Morley, “Delights: Bathing in Another World” @ Apostles Anglican Art Gallery. May 1-July 31

Date: May 5, 2016
Venue: Apostles Anglican Church
Phone: 245-1318
Address:
200 Colony Blvd, Lexington, KY, 40502, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: R. C. May Photography – PAUL SHAMBROOM: Lost

In his recent series Lost, Paul Shambroom photographs weathered posters of missing pets, digitally enhancing aspects of the ghostly images. He abstracts the owners’ …

Start: May 5, 2016 10:00 am
End: May 5, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: UK Art Museum
Phone: 859.257.5716
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, 40506, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: “The Loves of Aaron Burr: Portraits in Corsetry & Binding”

“The Loves of Aaron Burr,” by artist Camilla Huey resurrects the voices of nine ‘women of letters’ involved in the adventurous life of Aaron …

Start: May 5, 2016 10:00 am
End: May 5, 2016 10:00 am
Venue: Ashland, The Henry Clay Estate
Phone: 859-266-8581
Address:
120 Sycamore Road, Lexington , Kentucky, 40502, Select a Country:
Cost: $10

Dicovery Night 6-8pm Artful Engineering

Meet Belcan engineers that work right here in downtown Lexington during this exciting evening of engineering experiments and demonstrations! Learn how helicopters and planes …

Start: May 5, 2016 6:00 pm
End: May 5, 2016 8:00 pm
Venue: The Living Arts and Science Center
Phone: 859-252-5222
Address:
362 N Martin Luther King Blvd., Lexington, KY, 40508, United States

May 6, 2016

Bluegrass Youth Ballet: Arabella’s Journey

Arabella’s Journey follows a 1920’s flapper and her love struck sailor around the world with the fantastic national dances of each country she visits.  From …

Start: May 6, 2016 12:00 am
End: May 6, 2016 12:00 am
Cost: $15-$18

ART EXHIBIT: Elissa Morley’s “Delights: Bathing in Another World” at Apostles Anglican Art Gallery

Elissa Morley, “Delights: Bathing in Another World” @ Apostles Anglican Art Gallery. May 1-July 31

Date: May 6, 2016
Venue: Apostles Anglican Church
Phone: 245-1318
Address:
200 Colony Blvd, Lexington, KY, 40502, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: R. C. May Photography – PAUL SHAMBROOM: Lost

In his recent series Lost, Paul Shambroom photographs weathered posters of missing pets, digitally enhancing aspects of the ghostly images. He abstracts the owners’ …

Start: May 6, 2016 10:00 am
End: May 6, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: UK Art Museum
Phone: 859.257.5716
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, 40506, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: “The Loves of Aaron Burr: Portraits in Corsetry & Binding”

“The Loves of Aaron Burr,” by artist Camilla Huey resurrects the voices of nine ‘women of letters’ involved in the adventurous life of Aaron …

Start: May 6, 2016 10:00 am
End: May 6, 2016 10:00 am
Venue: Ashland, The Henry Clay Estate
Phone: 859-266-8581
Address:
120 Sycamore Road, Lexington , Kentucky, 40502, Select a Country:
Cost: $10

ART EXHIBIT: Transylvania Juried Student Art Exhibition

Juried Student Art Exhibition May 6-20 Transylvania University art majors and non-art majors alike contribute work in a wide variety of media to this …

Start: May 6, 2016 12:00 pm
End: May 6, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: Morlan Gallery, Transylvania University
Phone: 859-233-8142
Address:
300 N. Broadway , Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Creative Camera Club at John C. Irvin Gallery

John G. Irvin Gallery at Central Bank is pleased to announce the original art works by the Creative Camera Club.  The show is entitled …

Start: May 6, 2016 4:30 pm
End: May 6, 2016 6:00 pm
Venue: John G. Irvin Gallery at Central Bank
Phone: 859-253-6346
Address:
300 W. Vine St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

May 7, 2016

ART EXHIBIT: Elissa Morley’s “Delights: Bathing in Another World” at Apostles Anglican Art Gallery

Elissa Morley, “Delights: Bathing in Another World” @ Apostles Anglican Art Gallery. May 1-July 31

Date: May 7, 2016
Venue: Apostles Anglican Church
Phone: 245-1318
Address:
200 Colony Blvd, Lexington, KY, 40502, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: R. C. May Photography – PAUL SHAMBROOM: Lost

In his recent series Lost, Paul Shambroom photographs weathered posters of missing pets, digitally enhancing aspects of the ghostly images. He abstracts the owners’ …

Start: May 7, 2016 10:00 am
End: May 7, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: UK Art Museum
Phone: 859.257.5716
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, 40506, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: “The Loves of Aaron Burr: Portraits in Corsetry & Binding”

“The Loves of Aaron Burr,” by artist Camilla Huey resurrects the voices of nine ‘women of letters’ involved in the adventurous life of Aaron …

Start: May 7, 2016 10:00 am
End: May 7, 2016 10:00 am
Venue: Ashland, The Henry Clay Estate
Phone: 859-266-8581
Address:
120 Sycamore Road, Lexington , Kentucky, 40502, Select a Country:
Cost: $10

ART EXHIBIT: Transylvania Juried Student Art Exhibition

Juried Student Art Exhibition May 6-20 Transylvania University art majors and non-art majors alike contribute work in a wide variety of media to this …

Start: May 7, 2016 12:00 pm
End: May 7, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: Morlan Gallery, Transylvania University
Phone: 859-233-8142
Address:
300 N. Broadway , Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: Free

Mother’s Day Brunch Celebrating New and Expecting Mom’s

Mother’s Day Brunch – Celebrating New and Expecting Mom’s | May 7th | 12-1:30pm at the Bell House in Downtown Lexington If you or …

Start: May 7, 2016 12:00 pm
End: May 7, 2016 1:30 pm
Venue: Bell House
Phone: 720.773.2362
Address:
575 Sayre Avenue, Lexington, KY, 40503, United States
Cost: $35

SCAPA Spring Art Lease

The School for Creative and Performing Arts will have a Spring Art Lease at Centered on May 7, 2016 from 1:00-3:00 p.m located at …

Start: May 7, 2016 1:00 pm
End: May 7, 2016 3:00 pm
Venue: Centered
Phone: 859-312-1238
Address:
309 N. Ashland Ave., Lexington, KY, 40502, United States
Cost: Free

Bluegrass Youth Ballet: Arabella’s Journey

Arabella’s Journey follows a 1920’s flapper and her love struck sailor around the world with the fantastic national dances of each country she visits.  From …

Start: May 7, 2016 2:00 pm
End: May 7, 2016 3:30 pm
Venue: Lexington Opera House
Phone: (859) 233-4567
Address:
401 W. Short St., Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $15-$18

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

Genteel Lexington has its dark side!  Uncover why Lexington was once called “the wicked city.”  Learn of the duelists, gamblers, and ladies-of-ill-repute who once …

Start: May 7, 2016 8:00 pm
End: May 7, 2016 9:15 pm
Venue: Dr. Coleman's Lexington History Walks
Phone: 8593214728
Address:
401 West Main Street, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $10 per adult; $5 per child (6-12)

Contra Dance

Contra Dance with caller Susan McElroy-Marcus and band Changeling 8:00-11:00 PM (Beginner lesson 7:30-8:00 PM)

Start: May 7, 2016 8:00 pm
End: May 7, 2016 11:00 pm
Venue: ArtsPlace
Address:
161 North Mill St. , Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $8 adults; $5 students/first-timers

May 8, 2016

ART EXHIBIT: Elissa Morley’s “Delights: Bathing in Another World” at Apostles Anglican Art Gallery

Elissa Morley, “Delights: Bathing in Another World” @ Apostles Anglican Art Gallery. May 1-July 31

Date: May 8, 2016
Venue: Apostles Anglican Church
Phone: 245-1318
Address:
200 Colony Blvd, Lexington, KY, 40502, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: R. C. May Photography – PAUL SHAMBROOM: Lost

In his recent series Lost, Paul Shambroom photographs weathered posters of missing pets, digitally enhancing aspects of the ghostly images. He abstracts the owners’ …

Start: May 8, 2016 10:00 am
End: May 8, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: UK Art Museum
Phone: 859.257.5716
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, 40506, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: “The Loves of Aaron Burr: Portraits in Corsetry & Binding”

“The Loves of Aaron Burr,” by artist Camilla Huey resurrects the voices of nine ‘women of letters’ involved in the adventurous life of Aaron …

Start: May 8, 2016 10:00 am
End: May 8, 2016 10:00 am
Venue: Ashland, The Henry Clay Estate
Phone: 859-266-8581
Address:
120 Sycamore Road, Lexington , Kentucky, 40502, Select a Country:
Cost: $10

Central Kentucky Concert Band in Concert

Join the Central Kentucky Concert Band as it celebrates its 40th year of making music in the central Kentucky region when it presents the …

Start: May 8, 2016 3:00 pm
End: May 8, 2016 4:00 pm
Venue: Lexington Opera House
Address:
430 W Vine , Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

May 9, 2016

ART EXHIBIT: Elissa Morley’s “Delights: Bathing in Another World” at Apostles Anglican Art Gallery

Elissa Morley, “Delights: Bathing in Another World” @ Apostles Anglican Art Gallery. May 1-July 31

Date: May 9, 2016
Venue: Apostles Anglican Church
Phone: 245-1318
Address:
200 Colony Blvd, Lexington, KY, 40502, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: “The Loves of Aaron Burr: Portraits in Corsetry & Binding”

“The Loves of Aaron Burr,” by artist Camilla Huey resurrects the voices of nine ‘women of letters’ involved in the adventurous life of Aaron …

Start: May 9, 2016 10:00 am
End: May 9, 2016 10:00 am
Venue: Ashland, The Henry Clay Estate
Phone: 859-266-8581
Address:
120 Sycamore Road, Lexington , Kentucky, 40502, Select a Country:
Cost: $10

ART EXHIBIT: Transylvania Juried Student Art Exhibition

Juried Student Art Exhibition May 6-20 Transylvania University art majors and non-art majors alike contribute work in a wide variety of media to this …

Start: May 9, 2016 12:00 pm
End: May 9, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: Morlan Gallery, Transylvania University
Phone: 859-233-8142
Address:
300 N. Broadway , Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Creative Camera Club at John C. Irvin Gallery

John G. Irvin Gallery at Central Bank is pleased to announce the original art works by the Creative Camera Club.  The show is entitled …

Start: May 9, 2016 4:30 pm
End: May 9, 2016 6:00 pm
Venue: John G. Irvin Gallery at Central Bank
Phone: 859-253-6346
Address:
300 W. Vine St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

Swing Dancing at Lexswing Dance LLC.

LexSwing Dance hosts a fun and exciting night of swing dancing for beginners every Monday night, 7pm – 10 pm. Featuring a progressive introductory …

Start: May 9, 2016 7:00 pm
End: May 9, 2016 10:00 pm
Venue: LexSwing Dance LLC.
Phone: 8595767215
Address:
649 Price Avenue, Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: $5

May 10, 2016

ART EXHIBIT: Elissa Morley’s “Delights: Bathing in Another World” at Apostles Anglican Art Gallery

Elissa Morley, “Delights: Bathing in Another World” @ Apostles Anglican Art Gallery. May 1-July 31

Date: May 10, 2016
Venue: Apostles Anglican Church
Phone: 245-1318
Address:
200 Colony Blvd, Lexington, KY, 40502, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: R. C. May Photography – PAUL SHAMBROOM: Lost

In his recent series Lost, Paul Shambroom photographs weathered posters of missing pets, digitally enhancing aspects of the ghostly images. He abstracts the owners’ …

Start: May 10, 2016 10:00 am
End: May 10, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: UK Art Museum
Phone: 859.257.5716
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, 40506, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: “The Loves of Aaron Burr: Portraits in Corsetry & Binding”

“The Loves of Aaron Burr,” by artist Camilla Huey resurrects the voices of nine ‘women of letters’ involved in the adventurous life of Aaron …

Start: May 10, 2016 10:00 am
End: May 10, 2016 10:00 am
Venue: Ashland, The Henry Clay Estate
Phone: 859-266-8581
Address:
120 Sycamore Road, Lexington , Kentucky, 40502, Select a Country:
Cost: $10

ART EXHIBIT: Transylvania Juried Student Art Exhibition

Juried Student Art Exhibition May 6-20 Transylvania University art majors and non-art majors alike contribute work in a wide variety of media to this …

Start: May 10, 2016 12:00 pm
End: May 10, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: Morlan Gallery, Transylvania University
Phone: 859-233-8142
Address:
300 N. Broadway , Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Creative Camera Club at John C. Irvin Gallery

John G. Irvin Gallery at Central Bank is pleased to announce the original art works by the Creative Camera Club.  The show is entitled …

Start: May 10, 2016 4:30 pm
End: May 10, 2016 6:00 pm
Venue: John G. Irvin Gallery at Central Bank
Phone: 859-253-6346
Address:
300 W. Vine St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

Workshop for Inventors & Entrepreneurs

Workshop for Inventors & Entrepreneurs hosted by Don West and Raj Shah In our Workshop, everyone gets an opportunity to talk about their invention, startup, …

Start: May 10, 2016 6:30 pm
End: May 10, 2016 8:30 pm
Venue: BGADD Bldg
Phone: 859-201-1311
Address:
699 Perimeter Dr, Lexington, KY, 40517, United States
Cost: Free

May 11, 2016

ART EXHIBIT: Elissa Morley’s “Delights: Bathing in Another World” at Apostles Anglican Art Gallery

Elissa Morley, “Delights: Bathing in Another World” @ Apostles Anglican Art Gallery. May 1-July 31

Date: May 11, 2016
Venue: Apostles Anglican Church
Phone: 245-1318
Address:
200 Colony Blvd, Lexington, KY, 40502, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: R. C. May Photography – PAUL SHAMBROOM: Lost

In his recent series Lost, Paul Shambroom photographs weathered posters of missing pets, digitally enhancing aspects of the ghostly images. He abstracts the owners’ …

Start: May 11, 2016 10:00 am
End: May 11, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: UK Art Museum
Phone: 859.257.5716
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, 40506, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: “The Loves of Aaron Burr: Portraits in Corsetry & Binding”

“The Loves of Aaron Burr,” by artist Camilla Huey resurrects the voices of nine ‘women of letters’ involved in the adventurous life of Aaron …

Start: May 11, 2016 10:00 am
End: May 11, 2016 10:00 am
Venue: Ashland, The Henry Clay Estate
Phone: 859-266-8581
Address:
120 Sycamore Road, Lexington , Kentucky, 40502, Select a Country:
Cost: $10

ART EXHIBIT: Transylvania Juried Student Art Exhibition

Juried Student Art Exhibition May 6-20 Transylvania University art majors and non-art majors alike contribute work in a wide variety of media to this …

Start: May 11, 2016 12:00 pm
End: May 11, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: Morlan Gallery, Transylvania University
Phone: 859-233-8142
Address:
300 N. Broadway , Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Creative Camera Club at John C. Irvin Gallery

John G. Irvin Gallery at Central Bank is pleased to announce the original art works by the Creative Camera Club.  The show is entitled …

Start: May 11, 2016 4:30 pm
End: May 11, 2016 6:00 pm
Venue: John G. Irvin Gallery at Central Bank
Phone: 859-253-6346
Address:
300 W. Vine St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

May 12, 2016

Studio Players presents “Out of Order”

Dates: May 12-15, 20-22, 27-29, 2016 Opening, Friday, and Saturday performances: 8pm Sunday Matinees: 2:30pm Reservations: 859.257.4929 / scfatickets.com OUT OF ORDER By Ray …

Date: May 12, 2016
Venue: Studio Players at the Carriage House Theatre
Address:
154 W. Bell Ct., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Tickets: $21 ($21.50 when purchased online) / Students: $11

ART EXHIBIT: Elissa Morley’s “Delights: Bathing in Another World” at Apostles Anglican Art Gallery

Elissa Morley, “Delights: Bathing in Another World” @ Apostles Anglican Art Gallery. May 1-July 31

Date: May 12, 2016
Venue: Apostles Anglican Church
Phone: 245-1318
Address:
200 Colony Blvd, Lexington, KY, 40502, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: R. C. May Photography – PAUL SHAMBROOM: Lost

In his recent series Lost, Paul Shambroom photographs weathered posters of missing pets, digitally enhancing aspects of the ghostly images. He abstracts the owners’ …

Start: May 12, 2016 10:00 am
End: May 12, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: UK Art Museum
Phone: 859.257.5716
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, 40506, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: “The Loves of Aaron Burr: Portraits in Corsetry & Binding”

“The Loves of Aaron Burr,” by artist Camilla Huey resurrects the voices of nine ‘women of letters’ involved in the adventurous life of Aaron …

Start: May 12, 2016 10:00 am
End: May 12, 2016 10:00 am
Venue: Ashland, The Henry Clay Estate
Phone: 859-266-8581
Address:
120 Sycamore Road, Lexington , Kentucky, 40502, Select a Country:
Cost: $10

ART EXHIBIT: Transylvania Juried Student Art Exhibition

Juried Student Art Exhibition May 6-20 Transylvania University art majors and non-art majors alike contribute work in a wide variety of media to this …

Start: May 12, 2016 12:00 pm
End: May 12, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: Morlan Gallery, Transylvania University
Phone: 859-233-8142
Address:
300 N. Broadway , Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: Free

Compassion Uncork’d

Adult Assistance Initiative, a non-profit corporation developed to provide education and personal care services for low-income or economically challenged underserved older adults and disabled adults …

Start: May 12, 2016 4:00 pm
End: May 12, 2016 7:00 pm
Venue: Independence Assistance
Phone: 859-303-4040
Address:
343 Waller Avenue, Suite 305, Lexington, KY, 40504, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Creative Camera Club at John C. Irvin Gallery

John G. Irvin Gallery at Central Bank is pleased to announce the original art works by the Creative Camera Club.  The show is entitled …

Start: May 12, 2016 4:30 pm
End: May 12, 2016 6:00 pm
Venue: John G. Irvin Gallery at Central Bank
Phone: 859-253-6346
Address:
300 W. Vine St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

$25,000 Hagyard Lexington Classic grand prix show jumping

Join us this spring and summer for the Hagyard Challenge Series, a seven-part series of show-jumping events held at the Kentucky Horse Park in …

Start: May 12, 2016 6:00 pm
End: May 12, 2016 11:00 pm
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Phone: (859) 257-6955
Address:
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States
Cost: Free

May 13, 2016

Shrek The Musical, Jr.

A cast of more than 80 students from the University of Kentucky’s Academy for Creative Excellence (ACE), a preparatory academy for students in grades …

Date: May 13, 2016
Venue: Guignol Theatre, Fine Arts Building
Phone: 859-257-4929
Address:
465 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, 40506-0022, United States
Cost: $14.00/adults and $12.00/children

ART EXHIBIT: Elissa Morley’s “Delights: Bathing in Another World” at Apostles Anglican Art Gallery

Elissa Morley, “Delights: Bathing in Another World” @ Apostles Anglican Art Gallery. May 1-July 31

Date: May 13, 2016
Venue: Apostles Anglican Church
Phone: 245-1318
Address:
200 Colony Blvd, Lexington, KY, 40502, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: R. C. May Photography – PAUL SHAMBROOM: Lost

In his recent series Lost, Paul Shambroom photographs weathered posters of missing pets, digitally enhancing aspects of the ghostly images. He abstracts the owners’ …

Start: May 13, 2016 10:00 am
End: May 13, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: UK Art Museum
Phone: 859.257.5716
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, 40506, United States
Cost: Free

Athens Schoolhouse Antiques Show

May 13, 14 & 15:  It’s Porch Weather in the Bluegrass!! This is porch season in the Bluegrass so make your outdoor space welcoming …

Start: May 13, 2016 10:00 am
End: May 15, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: Athens Schoolhouse
Phone: 859-255-7309
Address:
6270 Athens Walnut Hill Pike, Lexington, Select a Country:
Cost: 2.00

ART EXHIBIT: “The Loves of Aaron Burr: Portraits in Corsetry & Binding”

“The Loves of Aaron Burr,” by artist Camilla Huey resurrects the voices of nine ‘women of letters’ involved in the adventurous life of Aaron …

Start: May 13, 2016 10:00 am
End: May 13, 2016 10:00 am
Venue: Ashland, The Henry Clay Estate
Phone: 859-266-8581
Address:
120 Sycamore Road, Lexington , Kentucky, 40502, Select a Country:
Cost: $10

ART EXHIBIT: Transylvania Juried Student Art Exhibition

Juried Student Art Exhibition May 6-20 Transylvania University art majors and non-art majors alike contribute work in a wide variety of media to this …

Start: May 13, 2016 12:00 pm
End: May 13, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: Morlan Gallery, Transylvania University
Phone: 859-233-8142
Address:
300 N. Broadway , Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Creative Camera Club at John C. Irvin Gallery

John G. Irvin Gallery at Central Bank is pleased to announce the original art works by the Creative Camera Club.  The show is entitled …

Start: May 13, 2016 4:30 pm
End: May 13, 2016 6:00 pm
Venue: John G. Irvin Gallery at Central Bank
Phone: 859-253-6346
Address:
300 W. Vine St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

Contra Dance

Contra Dance with caller Bob Green and band Ladies At Play 8:00-11:00 PM (Beginner lesson 7:30-8:00 PM)

Start: May 13, 2016 8:00 pm
End: May 13, 2016 11:00 pm
Venue: ArtsPlace
Address:
161 North Mill St. , Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $7.00 adults; $5.00 students and first-timers

May 14, 2016

Shrek The Musical, Jr.

A cast of more than 80 students from the University of Kentucky’s Academy for Creative Excellence (ACE), a preparatory academy for students in grades …

Date: May 14, 2016
Venue: Guignol Theatre, Fine Arts Building
Phone: 859-257-4929
Address:
465 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, 40506-0022, United States
Cost: $14.00/adults and $12.00/children

ART EXHIBIT: Elissa Morley’s “Delights: Bathing in Another World” at Apostles Anglican Art Gallery

Elissa Morley, “Delights: Bathing in Another World” @ Apostles Anglican Art Gallery. May 1-July 31

Date: May 14, 2016
Venue: Apostles Anglican Church
Phone: 245-1318
Address:
200 Colony Blvd, Lexington, KY, 40502, United States
Cost: Free

R. J. Corman 5K Run/Walk to Benefit Chrysalis House

5K Run/Walk on a relatively flat course, however there is one hill. Proceeds will benefit the Chrysalis House. Strollers are permitted but we ask for runners/walkers …

Start: May 14, 2016 9:00 am
End: May 14, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: RJ Corman Railroad Group
Phone: 859-313-2014
Address:
101 RJ Corman Drive, Nicholasville, KY, 40356, United States

Down To Earth 2016 Community Benefit Plant Sale

Down To Earth 2016 Community Benefit   Every May, the Down to Earth Garden Club holds a special plant sale community fundraiser. The plants …

Start: May 14, 2016 9:00 am
End: May 14, 2016 12:00 pm
Venue: Woodland Christian Church
Address:
530 E. High St., Lexington, KY, 40502, United States
Cost: Free

The Great Day Race + Fest

A race event like no other. The 5K is on blended terrain for a little bit of a challenge above the traditional 5K. The …

Start: May 14, 2016 9:00 am
End: May 14, 2016 7:00 pm
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Phone: (859) 257-6955
Address:
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States

ART EXHIBIT: R. C. May Photography – PAUL SHAMBROOM: Lost

In his recent series Lost, Paul Shambroom photographs weathered posters of missing pets, digitally enhancing aspects of the ghostly images. He abstracts the owners’ …

Start: May 14, 2016 10:00 am
End: May 14, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: UK Art Museum
Phone: 859.257.5716
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, 40506, United States
Cost: Free

Family Fun Day at Living Arts and Science Center

It’s springtime in the Bluegrass and a great time to explore, experiment, and get creative inside and out!  Join the Living Arts & Science …

Start: May 14, 2016 10:00 am
End: May 14, 2016 3:00 pm
Venue: The Living Arts and Science Center
Phone: 859-252-5222
Address:
362 N Martin Luther King Blvd., Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: Free

Mutt Strut

Snag your tennis shoes and your 4-legged friend for the 19th annual Mutt Strut: Teddy’s Return and Fido Fest sponsored by Anita Britton.  Make plans to …

Start: May 14, 2016 10:00 am
End: May 14, 2016 4:00 pm
Venue: Coldstream Park
Address:
Newtown Pike/Aristides Blvd., Lexington, United States
Cost: $25

ART EXHIBIT: “The Loves of Aaron Burr: Portraits in Corsetry & Binding”

“The Loves of Aaron Burr,” by artist Camilla Huey resurrects the voices of nine ‘women of letters’ involved in the adventurous life of Aaron …

Start: May 14, 2016 10:00 am
End: May 14, 2016 10:00 am
Venue: Ashland, The Henry Clay Estate
Phone: 859-266-8581
Address:
120 Sycamore Road, Lexington , Kentucky, 40502, Select a Country:
Cost: $10

ART EXHIBIT: Transylvania Juried Student Art Exhibition

Juried Student Art Exhibition May 6-20 Transylvania University art majors and non-art majors alike contribute work in a wide variety of media to this …

Start: May 14, 2016 12:00 pm
End: May 14, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: Morlan Gallery, Transylvania University
Phone: 859-233-8142
Address:
300 N. Broadway , Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: Free

“Inspired by My Fair Lady” Flower Show

Garden Clubs of Frankfort and the Bluegrass Iris Society have teamed up to present a spectacular flower show with educational exhibits, all horticulture, irises, …

Start: May 14, 2016 1:30 pm
End: May 14, 2016 4:30 pm
Venue: Paul Sawyier Library and Letcher-Lindsey House
Address:
200 Washington St., Frankfort, KY, United States
Cost: Free

James C. Nicholson discusses and signs “The Notorious John Morrissey”

The Morris Book Shop is excited to learn more about the Notorious John Morrissey. Meet James C. Nicholson as he discusses his new book, …

Start: May 14, 2016 2:00 pm
End: May 14, 2016 4:00 pm
Venue: the Morris Book Shop
Phone: 859-276-0494
Address:
882 E. High Street, Lexington, KY, 40503, United States
Cost: Free

Kentucky Women Writers Conference Preview Party

Readings by Bianca Spriggs and Crystal Wilkinson from their new books, plus books by other authors coming to KWWC2016 available for browsing and purchase. …

Start: May 14, 2016 4:00 pm
End: May 14, 2016 5:30 pm
Venue: Ashland, The Henry Clay Estate
Phone: 859-266-8581
Address:
120 Sycamore Road, Lexington , Kentucky, 40502, Select a Country:
Cost: Free

Broadway Pops

The adult and children’s choir will work together to bring Broadway to the Bluegrass in this year’s Pops season finale. Take the opportunity to …

Start: May 14, 2016 7:00 pm
End: May 14, 2016 10:00 pm
Venue: The Lexington Center, Bluegrass Ballroom
Phone: 8593389888
Address:
430 W Vine St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $30

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

Genteel Lexington has its dark side!  Uncover why Lexington was once called “the wicked city.”  Learn of the duelists, gamblers, and ladies-of-ill-repute who once …

Start: May 14, 2016 8:00 pm
End: May 14, 2016 9:15 pm
Venue: Dr. Coleman's Lexington History Walks
Phone: 8593214728
Address:
401 West Main Street, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $10 per adult; $5 per child (6-12)

May 15, 2016

Shrek The Musical, Jr.

A cast of more than 80 students from the University of Kentucky’s Academy for Creative Excellence (ACE), a preparatory academy for students in grades …

Date: May 15, 2016
Venue: Guignol Theatre, Fine Arts Building
Phone: 859-257-4929
Address:
465 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, 40506-0022, United States
Cost: $14.00/adults and $12.00/children

ART EXHIBIT: Elissa Morley’s “Delights: Bathing in Another World” at Apostles Anglican Art Gallery

Elissa Morley, “Delights: Bathing in Another World” @ Apostles Anglican Art Gallery. May 1-July 31

Date: May 15, 2016
Venue: Apostles Anglican Church
Phone: 245-1318
Address:
200 Colony Blvd, Lexington, KY, 40502, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: R. C. May Photography – PAUL SHAMBROOM: Lost

In his recent series Lost, Paul Shambroom photographs weathered posters of missing pets, digitally enhancing aspects of the ghostly images. He abstracts the owners’ …

Start: May 15, 2016 10:00 am
End: May 15, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: UK Art Museum
Phone: 859.257.5716
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, 40506, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: “The Loves of Aaron Burr: Portraits in Corsetry & Binding”

“The Loves of Aaron Burr,” by artist Camilla Huey resurrects the voices of nine ‘women of letters’ involved in the adventurous life of Aaron …

Start: May 15, 2016 10:00 am
End: May 15, 2016 10:00 am
Venue: Ashland, The Henry Clay Estate
Phone: 859-266-8581
Address:
120 Sycamore Road, Lexington , Kentucky, 40502, Select a Country:
Cost: $10

heART – a Leadership Lexington Project

heART is a juried art show for the special needs community (ages 16+) in Lexington, Kentucky on Sunday, May 15, 2016 at the BCTC …

Start: May 15, 2016 2:00 pm
End: May 15, 2016 4:00 pm
Venue: Blugrass Community and Technical College (BCTC) - Newtown Pike Campus
Phone: 859-266-1572
Address:
500 Newtown Pike, Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: Free

May 16, 2016

ART EXHIBIT: Elissa Morley’s “Delights: Bathing in Another World” at Apostles Anglican Art Gallery

Elissa Morley, “Delights: Bathing in Another World” @ Apostles Anglican Art Gallery. May 1-July 31

Date: May 16, 2016
Venue: Apostles Anglican Church
Phone: 245-1318
Address:
200 Colony Blvd, Lexington, KY, 40502, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: “The Loves of Aaron Burr: Portraits in Corsetry & Binding”

“The Loves of Aaron Burr,” by artist Camilla Huey resurrects the voices of nine ‘women of letters’ involved in the adventurous life of Aaron …

Start: May 16, 2016 10:00 am
End: May 16, 2016 10:00 am
Venue: Ashland, The Henry Clay Estate
Phone: 859-266-8581
Address:
120 Sycamore Road, Lexington , Kentucky, 40502, Select a Country:
Cost: $10

ART EXHIBIT: Transylvania Juried Student Art Exhibition

Juried Student Art Exhibition May 6-20 Transylvania University art majors and non-art majors alike contribute work in a wide variety of media to this …

Start: May 16, 2016 12:00 pm
End: May 16, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: Morlan Gallery, Transylvania University
Phone: 859-233-8142
Address:
300 N. Broadway , Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Creative Camera Club at John C. Irvin Gallery

John G. Irvin Gallery at Central Bank is pleased to announce the original art works by the Creative Camera Club.  The show is entitled …

Start: May 16, 2016 4:30 pm
End: May 16, 2016 6:00 pm
Venue: John G. Irvin Gallery at Central Bank
Phone: 859-253-6346
Address:
300 W. Vine St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

Pick & Prep | A Hands-On Dinner Demo to benefit Seedleaf with Chef Miguel Rivas of Brasbana

The May edition of Pick & Prep, a monthly hands-on cooking workshop hosted by a local chef and benefitting Seadleaf, will feature guest chef Miguel …

Start: May 16, 2016 6:00 pm
End: May 16, 2016 8:00 pm
Venue: Apiary Fine Catering and Events
Phone: 859-967-8865
Address:
218 Jefferson Street, Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: $65

Swing Dancing at Lexswing Dance LLC.

LexSwing Dance hosts a fun and exciting night of swing dancing for beginners every Monday night, 7pm – 10 pm. Featuring a progressive introductory …

Start: May 16, 2016 7:00 pm
End: May 16, 2016 10:00 pm
Venue: LexSwing Dance LLC.
Phone: 8595767215
Address:
649 Price Avenue, Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: $5

An Evening with Sturgill Simpson: A Sailors Guide to Earth – 2 NIGHTS!

***Tickets on sale 3/11*** Monday, May 16 at 8:30 PM & Tuesday, May 17 at 8:30 PM! Tickets are $35 | $5 increase day …

Start: May 16, 2016 8:30 pm
End: May 16, 2016 11:00 pm
Venue: Lexington Opera House
Address:
430 W Vine , Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: 35

May 17, 2016

Election Day “No School Day” Classes at LASC

Partial and full day schedules available. For more information, please go to www.lasclex.org or call (859)252-5222

Date: May 17, 2016
Venue: The Living Arts and Science Center
Phone: 859-252-5222
Address:
362 N Martin Luther King Blvd., Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: $5-$70

ART EXHIBIT: Elissa Morley’s “Delights: Bathing in Another World” at Apostles Anglican Art Gallery

Elissa Morley, “Delights: Bathing in Another World” @ Apostles Anglican Art Gallery. May 1-July 31

Date: May 17, 2016
Venue: Apostles Anglican Church
Phone: 245-1318
Address:
200 Colony Blvd, Lexington, KY, 40502, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: R. C. May Photography – PAUL SHAMBROOM: Lost

In his recent series Lost, Paul Shambroom photographs weathered posters of missing pets, digitally enhancing aspects of the ghostly images. He abstracts the owners’ …

Start: May 17, 2016 10:00 am
End: May 17, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: UK Art Museum
Phone: 859.257.5716
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, 40506, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: “The Loves of Aaron Burr: Portraits in Corsetry & Binding”

“The Loves of Aaron Burr,” by artist Camilla Huey resurrects the voices of nine ‘women of letters’ involved in the adventurous life of Aaron …

Start: May 17, 2016 10:00 am
End: May 17, 2016 10:00 am
Venue: Ashland, The Henry Clay Estate
Phone: 859-266-8581
Address:
120 Sycamore Road, Lexington , Kentucky, 40502, Select a Country:
Cost: $10

ART EXHIBIT: Transylvania Juried Student Art Exhibition

Juried Student Art Exhibition May 6-20 Transylvania University art majors and non-art majors alike contribute work in a wide variety of media to this …

Start: May 17, 2016 12:00 pm
End: May 17, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: Morlan Gallery, Transylvania University
Phone: 859-233-8142
Address:
300 N. Broadway , Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Creative Camera Club at John C. Irvin Gallery

John G. Irvin Gallery at Central Bank is pleased to announce the original art works by the Creative Camera Club.  The show is entitled …

Start: May 17, 2016 4:30 pm
End: May 17, 2016 6:00 pm
Venue: John G. Irvin Gallery at Central Bank
Phone: 859-253-6346
Address:
300 W. Vine St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

Grief Support Group

Milward Funeral Directors hosts a monthly grief support group at 6:30 p.m. the third Tuesday of every month February-October 2016 at its Man O’ …

Start: May 17, 2016 6:30 pm
End: May 17, 2016 8:00 pm
Venue: Milward Funeral Directors-Man O' War
Phone: 859-272-3414
Address:
1509 Trent Boulevard, Lexington, KY, 40515, United States

An Evening with Sturgill Simpson: A Sailors Guide to Earth – 2 NIGHTS!

***Tickets on sale 3/11*** Monday, May 16 at 8:30 PM & Tuesday, May 17 at 8:30 PM! Tickets are $35 | $5 increase day …

Start: May 17, 2016 8:30 pm
End: May 17, 2016 11:00 pm
Venue: Lexington Opera House
Address:
430 W Vine , Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: 35

May 18, 2016

ART EXHIBIT: Elissa Morley’s “Delights: Bathing in Another World” at Apostles Anglican Art Gallery

Elissa Morley, “Delights: Bathing in Another World” @ Apostles Anglican Art Gallery. May 1-July 31

Date: May 18, 2016
Venue: Apostles Anglican Church
Phone: 245-1318
Address:
200 Colony Blvd, Lexington, KY, 40502, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: R. C. May Photography – PAUL SHAMBROOM: Lost

In his recent series Lost, Paul Shambroom photographs weathered posters of missing pets, digitally enhancing aspects of the ghostly images. He abstracts the owners’ …

Start: May 18, 2016 10:00 am
End: May 18, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: UK Art Museum
Phone: 859.257.5716
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, 40506, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: “The Loves of Aaron Burr: Portraits in Corsetry & Binding”

“The Loves of Aaron Burr,” by artist Camilla Huey resurrects the voices of nine ‘women of letters’ involved in the adventurous life of Aaron …

Start: May 18, 2016 10:00 am
End: May 18, 2016 10:00 am
Venue: Ashland, The Henry Clay Estate
Phone: 859-266-8581
Address:
120 Sycamore Road, Lexington , Kentucky, 40502, Select a Country:
Cost: $10

ART EXHIBIT: Transylvania Juried Student Art Exhibition

Juried Student Art Exhibition May 6-20 Transylvania University art majors and non-art majors alike contribute work in a wide variety of media to this …

Start: May 18, 2016 12:00 pm
End: May 18, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: Morlan Gallery, Transylvania University
Phone: 859-233-8142
Address:
300 N. Broadway , Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Creative Camera Club at John C. Irvin Gallery

John G. Irvin Gallery at Central Bank is pleased to announce the original art works by the Creative Camera Club.  The show is entitled …

Start: May 18, 2016 4:30 pm
End: May 18, 2016 6:00 pm
Venue: John G. Irvin Gallery at Central Bank
Phone: 859-253-6346
Address:
300 W. Vine St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free