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October 25, 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: October 25, 2014 7:00 am
End: October 25, 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: October 25, 2014 9:00 am
End: October 25, 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: October 25, 2014 2:00 pm
End: October 25, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Downtown Lexington
Address:
Main Street, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States

2014 Young Professionals Halloween Bash at The Plantory

The Rotaract Club of Lexington, Lexington Young Professionals Association, the Urban League of Lexington, and The Lexington Charity Club are teaming up to host a Halloween party to support Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Bluegrass. There will be dancing and music by Bluegrass Beat, drinks, a costume contest, and decorative art by the Lexington Fashion Collaborative. Tickets can be purchased online and at the door with …

Start: October 25, 2014 8:30 pm
End: October 25, 2014 11:55 pm
Venue: The Plantory
Address:
501 West 6th, Lexington, KY
Cost: $15-$20

October 26, 2014

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: October 26, 2014 2:00 pm
End: October 26, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Downtown Lexington
Address:
Main Street, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States

Thriller Parade & Halloween Extravaganza

The 13th annual downtown Halloween celebration kicks off at6:30 pm with fall foods, Halloween festivities and performances at the Courthouse Plaza. This year marks the 14th annual live performance of Michael Jackson’s groundbreaking video “Thriller,” which will be held at 8:00 pm.  The Halloween Parade will start at Quality and Main and will proceed down Main Street to Mill Street, with the “Thriller” routine immediately following the …

Start: October 26, 2014 8:00 pm
End: October 26, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Downtown Lexington
Address:
Main Street, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States

October 28, 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: October 28, 2014 7:00 am
End: October 28, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: South Broadway & Maxwell
Address:
South Broadway & Maxwell, KY, United States

October 30, 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: October 30, 2014 7:00 am
End: October 30, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: South Broadway & Maxwell
Address:
South Broadway & Maxwell, KY, United States

October 31, 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: October 31, 2014 11:00 am
End: October 31, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: Beaumont Liquor Barn
Address:
921 Beaumont Centre Pkwy, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: free

The Witch’s Brew – Halloween Bash at Blue Stallion Brewing

Featuring food trucks The Gastro Gnomes and Rolling Oven. Events will include kids games, costume contests and prizes, live music from Loaded Barrel and Tyler Childers, plus limited edition pint glasses. www.bluestallionbrewing.com

Start: October 31, 2014 12:00 pm
End: October 31, 2014 12:00 pm
Venue: Blue Stallion Brewing Co.
Address:
610 W. Third, Lexington , KY, United States

November 1, 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: November 1, 2014 7:00 am
End: November 1, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: 5/3 Pavilion at Cheapside Park
Address:
Cheapside Street, Lexington, KY, United States

Cultural Day at the Panagia Pantovasillisa Greek Orthodox Church

Featuring: Gyros, greek pastries, music, dancing, and cultural representation from regions of Eastern Europe. From 5:00-8:30pm the event will feature a Romanian Dinner Night,  with various price points and sides.  

Start: November 1, 2014 11:00 am
End: November 1, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Panagia Pantovasillisa Greek Orthodox Church
Address:
3001 Tates Creek Road , Lexington, KY
Cost: Free

Day of The Dead Festival at the Living Arts and Science Center

  The LASC’s annual Day of the Dead celebration brings together the rich visual, musical, dance, and culinary traditions of this holiday that is celebrated in Mexico and other parts of Central and South America. This colorful and joyful festival celebrates the lives, and memories of those who have died. This year, special guests will include Casa de la Cultura …

Start: November 1, 2014 5:00 pm
End: November 1, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: The Living Arts and Science Center
Address:
362 N. Martin Luther King Blvd., Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: $2 suggest donation

November 13, 2014

tadoo Lounge: Holiday Jamboree & Bazaar

The 2014-2015 tadoo Lounge season kicks off with a bang, with a bigger and better reprise of last year’s inaugural holiday bazaar and jamboree. A one-stop shop for getting a head start on all your locally-purchased holiday gifts! Featuring music from Doppio Music (Washington, DC), Maggie Lander and J. Tom Hnatow; food from Chef Nick Taylor. For sale at the holiday bazaar: art, …

Start: November 13, 2014 6:00 pm
End: November 13, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Smiley Pete Publishing
Address:
434 Old Vine St., Lexington

November 29, 2014

Chevy Chase Open Holiday Open House

Shoppers can catch a free carriage ride, starting at John’s New Classic Shoes (3:30-7 p.m.); take pictures with a roving Santa; listen to carolers; vote for their favorite window display; or simply enjoy the discounts, specials, treats, and deals at each of the participating retailers. For adults, the Beer Trappe will head up a holiday pub crawl.  

Date: November 29, 2014
Venue: Chevy Chase
Address:
800 euclid ave, lexington, KY, United States

February 11, 2015

Alton Brown Live: Edible Inevitable Tour at Eku Center for The Arts

In the late 1990s Alton Brown reinvented the food show with his award-winning “Good Eats.” Now with this live, traveling, foodie, comedy, quiz, lecture, puppet, talk, science, storytelling, and music show he’s reinventing the live, traveling, foodie comedy.

Start: February 11, 2015 7:30 pm
End: February 11, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: EKU Center for the Arts
Phone: 859-622-7469
Address:
Hall Drive, Richmond, KY, United States
Cost: $21-$100