September 27, 2013
Please note: this event has been canceled.
Held annually in downtown Lawrenceburg, this festival features burgoo, music, and vendors of all kinds. www.kentuckyburgoo.com for festival information.
Local crewing company Blue Stallion will put on its annual Oktoberfest celebration featuring craft beer, authentic Bavarian-style pretzels, brats and sauerkraut, as well as live music. Bluestallionbrewing.com
“Off The Clock” is a classic rock cover band. Their music focuses on the great songs of the 60′s and 70′s with a few numbers that reach all the way up to today. Selections include artists like The Beatles, the Eagles, Van Morrison, Joe Cocker, Fleetwood Mac, Steppenwolf, The Doobie Brothers, and others. They will perform on Keeneland’s North Terrace, …
A casual buffet supper in the Trustees’ Office Dining Room featuring popular Shaker Village dishes from the last 50 years. After supper, there will be a bonfire, storytelling and s’mores on the lawn. www.shakervillageky.org for more information.
The Night Market is a collaboration between the NoLi CDC and Kentucky for Kentucky. The event will feature booths by local makers and creatives with a huge selection of art and handmade goods. Food and drink will be provided by Minton’s, North Limestone Coffee and Donuts & Thai Orchid Cafe.
Fright Nights at Jacobson Park returns again this Halloween, promising to be scarier than ever. Spread across 40 acres, patrons can enjoy three different attractions: the Dark Forest, 13 Doors & Entrapment and a Haunted Hayride and a Zombie Paintball Hayride. There is no age limit; children under the age of 13 are not encouraged. Patrons are not allowed to …
Featuring two Lexington traditions at one location: The Nightmare Haunted House and Terror on Tates Creek. Nightmare Haunted House hinges on the story of a doctor overtaken by the shadow of epic storms that took place in the 1950s and his inability to save as many patients from disease and death. Terror on Tates Creek revolves around 1930s carnival barker …
Folk Soul Revival is a harmony drenched, boot stomping, rowdy, rootsy Americana band from the Appalachian mountain region of Virginia/Tennessee. www.willieslex.com
With callers Barbara Ramlow and Michael French and live band Atcher, Beck, and Khal. Contra dance has roots in English folk dance and has evolved into a delightful community dance tradition for beginners and experienced dancers alike. Every dance is taught by a “caller” who walks you through the various moves (in lines, circles or squares). The live music is …
Matt Duncan’s sound borrows heavily from 60′s and 70′s R&B, but has no desire to emulate the costuming vocabulary of the past. He’s a teller of truths writes about the small, unsung successes and failures that keep most of us busy while we wait for big cinematic resolutions, and he succeeds in keeping things upbeat and lively. www.beetnik.com for reservation.
Joey and the Cruisers are a band native to Frankfort, Ky, with eight members covering a large palette of genres. www.oneillslexington.com
Formed as the musical brainchild of Justin Aubuchon and Curt Heiny, Archnemesis creates its distinctive sound by combining original music with samples ranging from early 20′s blues and jazz to modern hip-hop and soul. www.cosmic-charlies.com
The local country/rock singer and songwriter and his band will take to the Cheapside stage. www.cheapsidebarandgrill.com
A local rock, funk and blues trio. www.pauliestoastedbarrel.com
Based in Louisville, Ky., 64West brings the best music of the 90s, 80s and today as well as their own blend of country and R&B into one show. www.tinrooflexington.com