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September 1, 2014

Enemy Planes at Cosmic Charlie’s

“The music of ENEMY PLANES drifts effortlessly between melancholy and menace, hypnotic and hysteric, heartache and euphoria. A stirring blend of haunting vocals, dense instrumentation, and driving beats yield a “tripnotic” sound that is distinctly their own. Conceived in 2012 somewhere between Minneapolis, MN and Lexington, KY, ENEMY PLANES took to the road early on and hasn’t looked back, maintaining …

Start: September 1, 2014 9:00 pm
End: September 1, 2014 11:55 pm
Venue: Cosmic Charlie's
Phone: (859) 309-9499
388 Woodland Ave., Lexington, KY, United States

September 5, 2014

The Night Market: Crave Edition

The Night Market, a free, evening-time outdoor food, music and retail pop-up, returns to the northside for a collaboration with Crave Lexington, Smiley Pete Publishing’s second annual food + music makers festival.   Presented by the North Limestone Community Development Corporation (NoLi CDC).   West Sixth Brewing, Presenting Sponsor. Featuring dozens of food and retail vendors and music curated by Lexington Lexington: The Blind …

Start: September 5, 2014 7:00 pm
End: September 5, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Night Market
E Loudoun Ave & Bryan Ave, Lexington, KY
Cost: Free

September 6, 2014

Moon Festival Celebration 2014 at Moondance Ampitheatre

Presented by the KY Chinese American Association, this celebration features a moon cake competition, mini Chinese language lessons, cooking demonstrations, crafts, inflatable and a petting zoo, among other family activities. For more information, visit www.kycaa.org. 

Start: September 6, 2014 4:00 pm
End: September 6, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Moondance Amphitheater
1152 Monarch Street, Lexington , KY, United States
Cost: Free

September 12, 2014

Downtown Lexington Corporation’s Kentucky Cork & Tap at 5/3 Pavilion at Cheapside Park

The Downtown Lexington Corporation presents Kentucky Cork & Tap, formerly known as the the Vintage Kentucky Wine and Beer Festival. In addition to its name change, the festival, featuring Kentucky wine and beer, is expanding into a four-night series taking place on the second Friday of June, July, August, and September. Each night will feature up to five Kentucky wineries, …

Start: September 12, 2014 5:00 pm
End: September 12, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: 5/3 Pavilion at Cheapside Park
Cheapside Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

September 13, 2014 – September 14, 2014

Crave Lexington Food + Music Festival

The second annual food + music festival presented by Smiley Pete Publishing will feature two days of live music, local food and beverage vendors, cooking demonstrations, kid’s activities and more. Free and family-friendly, the 2014 schedule is as follows: Saturday, September 13: Noon – 11 p.m. Sunday, September 14: Noon – 6 p.m. Musical acts include:  A son of a …

Start: September 13, 2014
End: September 14, 2014
Venue: Moondance Amphitheater
1152 Monarch Street, Lexington , KY, United States
Cost: Free

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
150 N. Limestone, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

September 18, 2014 – September 20, 2014

Inaugural Lex Latino Film Fest

In conjunction with the annual Festival de Latino and inspired by the annual San Diego Latino Film Festival, the inaugural Latino Film Fest features screenings of Latino-produced four films over three days at the historic Kentucky Theatre. Films include -“Rudo & Cursi:” a comedy about two Mexican boys who find fame as soccer stars (Sept. 18) -“Who is Dayani Cristal?,” …

Start: September 18, 2014
End: September 20, 2014
Venue: Kentucky Theater
Phone: (859) 231-6997
214 East Main St., Lexington, KY, 40507, United States