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August 23, 2014

Fro-Jo’s Summer Concert Series: The Analog Apostles

  Fro-Jo’s Summer Concert Series presents local bands, 8-10 PM. Bring your lawn chairs and enjoy FREE live music with family and friends. Analog Apostles is an alternative rock and indie pop band from Lexington, KY. The songwriting vision of guitarist/singer Ben Riley is joined by the solid rhythms of Aaron Farris and Stu Mackey. Derek Price’s guitar savvy rounds out …

Start: August 23, 2014 8:00 pm
End: August 23, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Fro-Jo's Frozen Yogurt
Address:
192 Lexington Green Circle, Lexington , KY, United States

August 30, 2014

Shaker Village Top to Bottom

Every Friday & Saturday, June – August Shaker Village of Kentucky now features reduced admission to new evening programs and activities, where guests can gather around the fire pits on the Trustees’ Office lawn for marshmallow roasts, kids’ games and more. At this event, guests can discover attics, cellars, archaeological ruins, and other special sites not open to the public. …

Start: August 30, 2014 5:30 pm
End: August 30, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Shaker Village at Pleasant Hill
Phone: (859) 734-1545
Address:
3501 Lexington Road , Harrodsburg, KY, United States

September 5, 2014

Ringling Bros. & Barnum and Bailey: Built to Amaze at Rupp Arena

  Ringling Bros. Presents Built To Amaze! Circus performers from across the globe create the perfect blend of athleticism and bravery, where power meets fearlessness and amazement has no bounds. Magnificent elephants, ferocious tigers, astonishing acrobats and awe-inspiring aerialists are engineered into one spectacular performance.   Showtimes:   September 5, 2014 7:00 PM September 6, 2014 11:00 AM September 6, …

Date: September 5, 2014
Venue: Rupp Arena
Address:
430 West Vine Street, Lexington, KY, United States

September 6, 2014

Ringling Bros. & Barnum and Bailey: Built to Amaze at Rupp Arena

  Ringling Bros. Presents Built To Amaze! Circus performers from across the globe create the perfect blend of athleticism and bravery, where power meets fearlessness and amazement has no bounds. Magnificent elephants, ferocious tigers, astonishing acrobats and awe-inspiring aerialists are engineered into one spectacular performance.   Showtimes:   September 5, 2014 7:00 PM September 6, 2014 11:00 AM September 6, …

Date: September 6, 2014
Venue: Rupp Arena
Address:
430 West Vine Street, Lexington, KY, United States

September 7, 2014

Ringling Bros. & Barnum and Bailey: Built to Amaze at Rupp Arena

  Ringling Bros. Presents Built To Amaze! Circus performers from across the globe create the perfect blend of athleticism and bravery, where power meets fearlessness and amazement has no bounds. Magnificent elephants, ferocious tigers, astonishing acrobats and awe-inspiring aerialists are engineered into one spectacular performance.   Showtimes:   September 5, 2014 7:00 PM September 6, 2014 11:00 AM September 6, …

Date: September 7, 2014
Venue: Rupp Arena
Address:
430 West Vine Street, Lexington, KY, United States

September 13, 2014

8th Annual Japan Summer Festival

  In its 8th year, the Japan Summer Festival has become Kentucky’s largest celebration of Japanese culture, food, and fun. Come enjoy traditional Japanese Origami, try on a Kimono, and get your name written in Japanese. Kids (and adults!) can have fun at the Japanese games booth and traditional workshop area. Enjoy great Japanese food and goods as well as …

Start: September 13, 2014 11:00 am
End: September 13, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: Courthouse Plaza
Address:
150 N. Limestone, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

October 17, 2014

A CAT’s Tale: Children’s Literacy Festival

A fall celebration of beloved children’s literature.  UK students bring books to life through interactive exhibits along the Arboretum walking trail, including staging, costuming and activities.  Concessions and books available for purchase onsite.  Costumes encouraged.  Proceeds of ticket sales help support Child Advocacy Today, the medical-legal partnership between Kentucky Children’s Hospital and Access to Justice Foundation, as well as The …

Start: October 17, 2014 10:00 am
End: October 17, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: UK Arboretum
Address:
500 Alumni Drive, Lexington , KY, United States

October 18, 2014

A CAT’s Tale: Children’s Literacy Festival

A fall celebration of beloved children’s literature.  UK students bring books to life through interactive exhibits along the Arboretum walking trail, including staging, costuming and activities.  Concessions and books available for purchase onsite.  Costumes encouraged.  Proceeds of ticket sales help support Child Advocacy Today, the medical-legal partnership between Kentucky Children’s Hospital and Access to Justice Foundation, as well as The …

Start: October 18, 2014 10:00 am
End: October 18, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: UK Arboretum
Address:
500 Alumni Drive, Lexington , KY, United States

November 7, 2014

Jack Hannah’s Into The Wild Live at EKU Center for The Arts

Through his nationally syndicated television show, “Jack Hanna’s Into the Wild,” and hundreds of appearances on programs including “The Tonight Show” and “Good Morning America,” animal expert Jack Hanna has become a household name. Jungle Jack’s live show features many of his favorite animal friends, as well as fascinating and humorous stories and footage from his adventures around the world. …

Start: November 7, 2014 7:00 pm
End: November 7, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: EKU Center for the Arts
Phone: 859-622-7469
Address:
Hall Drive, Richmond, KY, United States
Cost: $22-$45

December 5, 2014

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical at EKU Center for The Arts

The beloved stop-motion classic Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical soars off the screen and onto the stage in this live production. From fleeing the Abominable Snow Monster to saving Christmas, join Rudolph and his friends Clarice, Hermey the Elf, and Yukon Cornelius. www.ekucenter.com

Start: December 5, 2014 7:00 pm
End: December 5, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: EKU Center for the Arts
Phone: 859-622-7469
Address:
Hall Drive, Richmond, KY, United States
Cost: $40.50-$49