Calendar of Events

September 14, 2013

Bleu Plate Food Tour

A guided, walking food tour that traverses through beautiful, historic downtown Lexington while stopping at the city’s best eateries. Sample the fare that made each place an iconic staple in Lexington restaurants. It’s a stroll through the park with a side dish of history, a dash of culture and a taste of the Bluegrass. Two “Heart of the Bluegrass” tours …

Date: September 14, 2013
Venue: Downtown Lexington
Address:
Main Street, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $49 + tax

Balagula Theatre: ‘E.G.O.: The Passions of Eugene Gladstone O’Neill’ at Natasha’s

“In the words of American playwright, television writer and activist Kia Corthron, who selected E.G.O. from over 170 submissions from US, Canada, Italy, France and Russia and endorsed it: ‘Many theatergoers are familiar with the work of legendary playwright Eugene O’Neill and his barrier-breaking political and aesthetic achievements. His final contribution, the breathtaking, posthumously produced ‘Long Day’s Journey into Night,’ …

Date: September 14, 2013
Venue: Downtown Arts Center
Address:
141 East Main Street, Lexington, KY, United States

Lexington Farmer’s Market at Cheapside Park

Established in 1975 as the Farm and Garden Market Cooperative Association, The Lexington Farmers’ Market has been a staple in the Lexington community, supplying healthy, locally grown produce and other items. New this year, the downtown Farmers’ Market will remain at Cheapside Park year-round, rather than moving indoors during the winter months.  lexingtonfarmersmarket.com

Start: September 14, 2013 7:00 am
End: September 14, 2013 3:00 pm
Venue: 5/3 Pavilion at Cheapside Park
Address:
Cheapside Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

Airfest 2013

Presented by the Georgetown / Scott County Airport, Airfest 2013 will feature  an opening ceremony with parachute deployment; airplane rides in World War II B-25 Bomber; Huey Helicopter rides; aircraft static displays; War Bird and Antique Aircraft Fly-Bys and Displays; an airplane parade and fun for the entire family and more.

Start: September 14, 2013 9:00 am
End: September 14, 2013 5:00 pm
Venue: Georgetown-Scott County Airport
Address:
Georgetown, KY, United States
Cost: $5

Football: UK Wildcats vs. Louisville Cardinals at Commonwealth Stadium

UK will take on rival team the Louisville Cardinals at Commonwealth Stadium. Click here for full game schedule.  

Start: September 14, 2013 12:00 pm
End: September 14, 2013 2:00 pm
Venue: Commonwealth Stadium
Address:
1540 University Drive , Lexington, KY , 40502, United States

Filmslang: “What Is a Group?” screening

Saturday, September 14, 3:00 PM Farish Theater—Free “WHAT IS A GROUP?” Musician Ian Svenonius (Nation of Ulysses, The Make-Up, Chain & The Gang) channels his unique perspective, vision and style into a new medium with his first film. The 30-minute sci-fi short, WHAT IS A GROUP?, is a treatise on the music industry as explored by two aliens making an …

Start: September 14, 2013 3:00 pm
End: September 14, 2013 5:00 pm
Venue: Farish Theatre (Central Library)
Address:
140 East Main St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

Sean Kenney book signing: Cool Creations in 35 Pieces at Joseph-Beth

Sean Kenney will sign and discuss his new book based around the idea of building various Lego creations with 35 pieces. www.josephbeth.com

Start: September 14, 2013 5:00 pm
End: September 14, 2013 6:00 pm
Venue: Joseph-Beth Booksellers
Address:
161 Lexington Green Cir #B, Lexington, KY, United States

Future of Fashion V

The Lexington Fashion Collaborative presents their fifth annual fundraising extravaganza, showcasing mini collections by more than 25 local and regional fashion designers. Also featuring local models, stylists and photographers, the event has expanded to a 3-day event in conjunction with the organization recently obtaining their 501(c)3 non-profit status. The event kicks off Thursday with a free “Emerging Designers” showcase that …

Start: September 14, 2013 6:00 pm
End: September 14, 2013 9:00 pm
Venue: Lyric Theatre and Cultural Arts Center
Address:
300 E Third Street, Lexington, 40508
Cost: Free - $20

2nd Annual Rock & Roll Cookout at Al’s Bar

Start: September 14, 2013 6:00 pm
End: September 14, 2013 11:30 pm
Venue: Al's Bar
Address:
601 North Limestone, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $10-$12

Filmslang: “Computer Chess” Screening

Saturday, September 14, 7:00 PM Farish Theater—Free (Donations Welcome) Set over the course of a weekend tournament for chess software programmers thirty-some years ago, the Sundance Film Festival award-winning narrative feature, “Computer Chess,” transports viewers to a nostalgic moment when the contest between technology and the human spirit seemed a little more up for grabs. Join us for the Kentucky …

Start: September 14, 2013 7:00 pm
End: September 14, 2013 7:00 pm
Venue: Farish Theatre (Central Library)
Address:
140 East Main St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

Josh Sneed at Comedy Off Broadway

In 2004, he performed at the Just For Laugh’s Montreal Comedy Festival in the “New Faces of Comedy” group, one of the highest honors that a comedian at his level can achieve. In 2007, Josh was chosen by Comedy Central to perform in the inaugural South Beach Comedy Festival, and garnered praise from Punchline Magazine for his performance at the …

Start: September 14, 2013 7:15 pm
End: September 14, 2013 9:15 pm
Venue: Comedy Off Broadway
Address:
161 Lexington Green Circle, #C4, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $8-$14

Bethesda at Willie’s Locally Known

Bethesda is an indie-folk outfit led by lead vocalist Shanna Delaney. they have performed at Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival, The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and released their fan-funded full length album ‘The Reunion’ in early 2013. www.willieslex.com  

Start: September 14, 2013 8:00 pm
End: September 14, 2013 10:00 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States

Julia Knight at Natasha’s Bistro

In addition to her original songs, Julia puts an acoustic spin on a number of covers ranging from Elvis and Beatles tunes to current artists like Adele, Taylor Swift, Ingrid Michaelson, Colbie Caillat and more. www.beetnik.com for reservations.

Start: September 14, 2013 8:00 pm
End: September 14, 2013 10:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $5

Bon Von Durant at Henry Clay’s Pub

80′s classic rock and hits cover band. www.henryclayspublichouse.com

Start: September 14, 2013 9:00 pm
End: September 14, 2013 11:00 pm
Venue: Henry Clay Pub
Address:
112 N. Upper St., Lexington, KY, United States

Josh Sneed at Comedy Off Bradway

In 2004, he performed at the Just For Laugh’s Montreal Comedy Festival in the “New Faces of Comedy” group, one of the highest honors that a comedian at his level can achieve. In 2007, Josh was chosen by Comedy Central to perform in the inaugural South Beach Comedy Festival, and garnered praise from Punchline Magazine for his performance at the …

Start: September 14, 2013 9:45 pm
End: September 14, 2013 9:45 pm
Venue: Comedy Off Broadway
Address:
161 Lexington Green Circle, #C4, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $8-$14

Superfecta at Parlay Social

Popular local dance band playing hits of pop, blues, funk and rock. www.parlaysocial.com

Start: September 14, 2013 10:00 pm
End: September 14, 2013 10:00 pm
Venue: Parlay Social
Phone: (859) 244-1932
Address:
257 West Short Street, Lexington, KY, United States

Iron Horse at Cosmic Charlie’s

Iron Horse is a progressive bluegrass band stretching the limits of acoustic music. They are known for their original songs as well as tributes to bands ranging from Goo Goo Dolls and The Shins to Metallica and Hank Williams. www.cosmic-charlies.com

Start: September 14, 2013 10:00 pm
End: September 14, 2013 10:00 pm
Venue: Cosmic Charlie's
Phone: (859) 309-9499
Address:
388 Woodland Ave., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $10-$12

Blindside Drop at Cheapside Bar & Grill

The band’s set list is  wide ranging and includes various genres of rock and roll such as classic rock, southern and modern rock. www.cheapsidebarandgrill.com

Start: September 14, 2013 10:00 pm
End: September 14, 2013 10:00 pm
Venue: Cheapside Bar & Grill
Address:
131 Cheapside St., Lexington, KY, United States

Ford Theatre Reunion/ Bear Medicine at the Green Lantern

Ford Theatre Reunion is a qwirky, circus-esque indie-rock outfit from Lexington. Bear Medicine is an indie-folk duo.

Start: September 14, 2013 10:00 pm
End: September 14, 2013 10:00 pm
Venue: Green Lantern
Address:
497 W. Third St., Lexington, KY, United States

Infectious Laughter at Natasha’s Bistro

Joe Saleem hosts an evening showcasing Lexington’s best in stand-up comedy. www.beetnik.com for reservations.

Start: September 14, 2013 10:30 pm
End: September 14, 2013 10:30 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States