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September 2, 2014

Lexington Farmer’s Market: S. Broadway & Maxwell

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 from April to November. www.lexingtonfarmersmarket.com

Start: September 2, 2014 7:00 am
End: September 2, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: South Broadway & Maxwell
Address:
South Broadway & Maxwell, KY, United States

September 4, 2014

Lexington Farmer’s Market: S. Broadway & Maxwell

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 from April to November. www.lexingtonfarmersmarket.com

Start: September 4, 2014 7:00 am
End: September 4, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: South Broadway & Maxwell
Address:
South Broadway & Maxwell, KY, United States

Central Bank Thursday Night Live at Cheapside Park

The 19th season of Thursday Night Live will begin on April 3rd and run every Thursday through October 16th. The family-friendly event is held at the Fifth Third Pavilion at Cheapside Park. In addition to live music there will be food, beverages, and a lively social atmosphere. www.downtownlex.com April 3 – Bobby Perry Band April 10 – Off The Clock …

Start: September 4, 2014 5:00 pm
End: September 4, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: 5/3 Pavilion at Cheapside Park
Address:
Cheapside Street, Lexington, KY, United States

September 5, 2014

Food Trucks For A Cause

Every Friday from March 21-Oct. 31, Bluegrass Food Association will present a pop-up food truck “food court,” with 10% of total profits benefitting a different local non-profit organization. Note the new location: Beaumont Centre Liquor Barn will host the event through the end of the fall 2014 season! Food trucks will generally be open from 11 a.m. – 7 p.m. …

Start: September 5, 2014 11:00 am
End: September 5, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: Beaumont Liquor Barn
Address:
921 Beaumont Centre Pkwy, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: free

‘Pasta and Pinot’ at Equus Run Vineyards

Featuring a dinner of their pinot noir, chicken marsala, and the light jazz of Heart and Soul. Bringing blankets and chairs is advised. www.equusrunvineyards.com

Start: September 5, 2014 6:00 pm
End: September 5, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Equus Run Vineyards
Address:
1280 Moores Mill Rd., Midway, KY, United States
Cost: $26

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
Address:
E Loudoun Ave & Bryan Ave, Lexington, KY
Cost: Free

September 6, 2014

Lexington Farmer’s Market: 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 from April to November. www.lexingtonfarmersmarket.com

Start: September 6, 2014 7:00 am
End: September 6, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: 5/3 Pavilion at Cheapside Park
Address:
Cheapside Street, Lexington, KY, United States

Bluegrass Farmer’s Market at Azur Restaurant

All vendors of the Bluegrass Farmer’s Market are members of the Kentucky Proud program and all fruit and vegetable farmers are Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) certified. Patrons may visit AZUR each Saturday until Oct. 25 or the original location at 3450 Richmond Road on Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. or Tuesdays 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. until Oct. …

Start: September 6, 2014 9:00 am
End: September 6, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: Azur Restaurant & Patio
Address:
3070 Lakecrest Circle, Suite 550, Lexington, KY, United States

Bleu Plate Walking Food Tours

A deliciously fun culinary adventure. This guided walking tour traverses through beautiful, historic downtown Lexington while stopping at the city’s best eateries. Sample the fare that makes each place an iconic staple in Lexington restaurants. Saturday tours focus on the Heart of Downtown whereas Sunday tours are now exclusively Jefferson Street. It’s a stroll through the park with a side …

Start: September 6, 2014 2:00 pm
End: September 6, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Downtown Lexington
Address:
Main Street, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States

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
Address:
1152 Monarch Street, Lexington , KY, United States
Cost: Free

September 7, 2014

Lexington Farmer’s Market: Southland Drive

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 from April to November. www.lexingtonfarmersmarket.com

Start: September 7, 2014 10:00 am
End: September 7, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: Southland Drive
Address:
Southland Drive , Lexington, KY, United States

Bleu Plate Walking Food Tours

A deliciously fun culinary adventure. This guided walking tour traverses through beautiful, historic downtown Lexington while stopping at the city’s best eateries. Sample the fare that makes each place an iconic staple in Lexington restaurants. Saturday tours focus on the Heart of Downtown whereas Sunday tours are now exclusively Jefferson Street. It’s a stroll through the park with a side …

Start: September 7, 2014 2:00 pm
End: September 7, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Downtown Lexington
Address:
Main Street, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States

September 9, 2014

Lexington Farmer’s Market: S. Broadway & Maxwell

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 from April to November. www.lexingtonfarmersmarket.com

Start: September 9, 2014 7:00 am
End: September 9, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: South Broadway & Maxwell
Address:
South Broadway & Maxwell, KY, United States

September 11, 2014

Lexington Farmer’s Market: S. Broadway & Maxwell

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 from April to November. www.lexingtonfarmersmarket.com

Start: September 11, 2014 7:00 am
End: September 11, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: South Broadway & Maxwell
Address:
South Broadway & Maxwell, KY, United States

Central Bank Thursday Night Live at Cheapside Park

The 19th season of Thursday Night Live will begin on April 3rd and run every Thursday through October 16th. The family-friendly event is held at the Fifth Third Pavilion at Cheapside Park. In addition to live music there will be food, beverages, and a lively social atmosphere. www.downtownlex.com April 3 – Bobby Perry Band April 10 – Off The Clock …

Start: September 11, 2014 5:00 pm
End: September 11, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: 5/3 Pavilion at Cheapside Park
Address:
Cheapside Street, Lexington, KY, United States

September 12, 2014

Food Trucks For A Cause

Every Friday from March 21-Oct. 31, Bluegrass Food Association will present a pop-up food truck “food court,” with 10% of total profits benefitting a different local non-profit organization. Note the new location: Beaumont Centre Liquor Barn will host the event through the end of the fall 2014 season! Food trucks will generally be open from 11 a.m. – 7 p.m. …

Start: September 12, 2014 11:00 am
End: September 12, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: Beaumont Liquor Barn
Address:
921 Beaumont Centre Pkwy, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: free

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
Address:
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
Address:
1152 Monarch Street, Lexington , KY, United States
Cost: Free

Lexington Farmer’s Market: 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 from April to November. www.lexingtonfarmersmarket.com

Start: September 13, 2014 7:00 am
End: September 13, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: 5/3 Pavilion at Cheapside Park
Address:
Cheapside Street, Lexington, KY, United States

Bluegrass Farmer’s Market at Azur Restaurant

All vendors of the Bluegrass Farmer’s Market are members of the Kentucky Proud program and all fruit and vegetable farmers are Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) certified. Patrons may visit AZUR each Saturday until Oct. 25 or the original location at 3450 Richmond Road on Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. or Tuesdays 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. until Oct. …

Start: September 13, 2014 9:00 am
End: September 13, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: Azur Restaurant & Patio
Address:
3070 Lakecrest Circle, Suite 550, Lexington, KY, United States

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

Bleu Plate Walking Food Tours

A deliciously fun culinary adventure. This guided walking tour traverses through beautiful, historic downtown Lexington while stopping at the city’s best eateries. Sample the fare that makes each place an iconic staple in Lexington restaurants. Saturday tours focus on the Heart of Downtown whereas Sunday tours are now exclusively Jefferson Street. It’s a stroll through the park with a side …

Start: September 13, 2014 2:00 pm
End: September 13, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Downtown Lexington
Address:
Main Street, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States

Bicentennial Celebration at Gratz Park

he Junior League of Lexington and the Blue Grass Trust for Historic Preservation are holding a celebration of the bicentennials of the Bodley-Bullock House and Hunt-Morgan House from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 13 at Gratz Park. The first resident of the Bodley-Bullock House was General Thomas Bodley, who was a hero in the War of 1812. It later became headquarters …

Start: September 13, 2014 5:00 pm
End: September 13, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Gratz Park
Address:
Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $30+

Tee Dee Young at Equus Run Vineyards

‘Beale Street Blues King’ Tee Dee Young and band perform an array of musical sounds, stemming from R&B to soul to motown to country and specializing in blues & jazz. www.equusrunvineyards.com  for tickets and reservations.

Start: September 13, 2014 7:00 pm
End: September 13, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Equus Run Vineyards
Address:
1280 Moores Mill Rd., Midway, KY, United States
Cost: $29.50

September 14, 2014

Lexington Farmer’s Market: Southland Drive

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 from April to November. www.lexingtonfarmersmarket.com

Start: September 14, 2014 10:00 am
End: September 14, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: Southland Drive
Address:
Southland Drive , Lexington, KY, United States

Bleu Plate Walking Food Tours

A deliciously fun culinary adventure. This guided walking tour traverses through beautiful, historic downtown Lexington while stopping at the city’s best eateries. Sample the fare that makes each place an iconic staple in Lexington restaurants. Saturday tours focus on the Heart of Downtown whereas Sunday tours are now exclusively Jefferson Street. It’s a stroll through the park with a side …

Start: September 14, 2014 2:00 pm
End: September 14, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Downtown Lexington
Address:
Main Street, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States

September 16, 2014

Lexington Farmer’s Market: S. Broadway & Maxwell

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 from April to November. www.lexingtonfarmersmarket.com

Start: September 16, 2014 7:00 am
End: September 16, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: South Broadway & Maxwell
Address:
South Broadway & Maxwell, KY, United States

September 18, 2014

Lexington Farmer’s Market: S. Broadway & Maxwell

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 from April to November. www.lexingtonfarmersmarket.com

Start: September 18, 2014 7:00 am
End: September 18, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: South Broadway & Maxwell
Address:
South Broadway & Maxwell, KY, United States

Central Bank Thursday Night Live at Cheapside Park

The 19th season of Thursday Night Live will begin on April 3rd and run every Thursday through October 16th. The family-friendly event is held at the Fifth Third Pavilion at Cheapside Park. In addition to live music there will be food, beverages, and a lively social atmosphere. www.downtownlex.com April 3 – Bobby Perry Band April 10 – Off The Clock …

Start: September 18, 2014 5:00 pm
End: September 18, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: 5/3 Pavilion at Cheapside Park
Address:
Cheapside Street, Lexington, KY, United States

September 19, 2014

Festival de Latino Lexington 2014

With an average of 30,000 attendees, Lexington’s Courthouse Plaza transforms into a version of its own Latin American country each year, with two days of Latino celebrations and fun for all ages and nationalities. This year, Friday night’s “Salsa night” will include live music from the Costa Rican salsa band Calle8, an opening ceremony with fireworks and a parade of …

Date: September 19, 2014
Venue: Courthouse Plaza
Address:
150 N. Limestone, Lexington, KY, United States