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April 17, 2014

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: April 17, 2014 5:00 pm
End: April 17, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: 5/3 Pavilion at Cheapside Park
Address:
Cheapside Street, Lexington, KY, United States

April 18, 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. Food trucks will generally be open from 11 a.m. – 7 p.m. For a list of vendors and more information each week, visit bluegrassfoodtrucks.org or email events@bluegrassfoodtrucks.com.  

Start: April 18, 2014 11:00 am
End: April 18, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: 400 East Main Street
Address:
400 East Main St, Lexington, KY, United States

Chris Sullivan at Brasbana

Cuban restaurant Brasabana features live music on Friday and Saturday evenings from 7 – 10 p.m. This evening features Chris Sullivan (Electric Guitar/Vocals.) For more info, full menu or to make a reservation, visit www.brasabana.com.

Start: April 18, 2014 7:00 pm
End: April 18, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Brasbana Cuban Cuisine
Address:
841 Lane Allen Road, Lexington, KY, United States

April 19, 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: April 19, 2014 7:00 am
End: April 19, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: 5/3 Pavilion at Cheapside Park
Address:
Cheapside Street, Lexington, KY, United States

Balagula Theatre presents: Cripps Puppets at Natasha’s Bistro

Madison J. Cripps became a professional puppeteer in 2006 while working on a small farm in the Berkshire Mtns. of Western Mass. Supporting his puppetry is a diverse and intense history of fine art, construction, environmentalism and theatre. In 2008, Madison was awarded a grant from the Mass Cultural Council for the Cripps Walking Theatre Project. He moved to Asheville, …

Start: April 19, 2014 11:30 am
End: April 19, 2014 1:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $10

Record Store Day at CD Central

CD Central’s 7th annual celebration of record store culture will feature hundreds of limited edition vinyl releases on sale, food, contests and a full day of live music. This year, CD Central will host a special appearance by the Grammy Award-winning KENTUCKY HEADHUNTERS. The music lineup will also feature some of Lexington’s finest, including Warren Byrom & the Fabled Canelands, Summer Smoke, …

Start: April 19, 2014 12:00 pm
End: April 19, 2014 6:00 pm
Venue: CD Central
Address:
377 S. Limestone St., Lexington, KY, United States

KY Equine Humane Center’s Great Restaurant Roundup

Kentucky Equine Humane Center presents a casual evening of epicurean delights, entertainment and a one-of-a-kind live auction, where attendees can enjoy tasting stations, spirits, and a quick and lively auction featuring spectacular culinary experiences, local and national. Attendees could go home with anything from a $10 gift card for coffee to trip to New York City on a private plane …

Start: April 19, 2014 6:30 pm
End: April 19, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: The Signature Club of Landsdowne
Address:
3256 Lansdowne Drive, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $50-$100

Chris Sullivan at Brasbana

Cuban restaurant Brasabana features live music on Friday and Saturday evenings from 7 – 10 p.m. This evening features Chris Sullivan (Electric Guitar/Vocals.) For more info, full menu or to make a reservation, visit www.brasabana.com.

Start: April 19, 2014 7:00 pm
End: April 19, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Brasbana Cuban Cuisine
Address:
841 Lane Allen Road, Lexington, KY, United States

Beaux Arts Ball 2014 at Buster’s

Lexington began its own Beaux Arts Ball in 1969, which has grown in popularity throughout the years as the tradition continues. University of Kentucky students, the community of Lexington, visitors from surrounding counties, cities and beyond have flocked to Lexington to partake in our celebration of beautiful arts. The event has been held in unique spaces all around the city, …

Start: April 19, 2014 8:00 pm
End: April 19, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Buster's Billiards & Backroom
Phone: (859) 368-8871
Address:
899 Manchester Ave., Lexington, KY, United States

April 20, 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: April 20, 2014 10:00 am
End: April 20, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: Southland Drive
Address:
Southland Drive , Lexington, KY, United States

April 24, 2014

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: April 24, 2014 5:00 pm
End: April 24, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: 5/3 Pavilion at Cheapside Park
Address:
Cheapside Street, Lexington, KY, United States

April 25, 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. Food trucks will generally be open from 11 a.m. – 7 p.m. For a list of vendors and more information each week, visit bluegrassfoodtrucks.org or email events@bluegrassfoodtrucks.com.  

Start: April 25, 2014 11:00 am
End: April 25, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: 400 East Main Street
Address:
400 East Main St, Lexington, KY, United States

CSA Spring Harvest Party at Loudoun House

CSA shareholders will pick up the latest season crop of art in crates overflowing with original local art commissioned by LAL. Modeled after agricultural CSA’s, LAL’s Community Supported Art program is the first and only arts-centered CSA in Kentucky and is at the forefront of national trends in grassroots art buying and collecting.

Start: April 25, 2014 6:00 pm
End: April 25, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Loudoun House
Address:
209 Castlewood Drive, Lexington, 40505

April 26, 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: April 26, 2014 7:00 am
End: April 26, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: 5/3 Pavilion at Cheapside Park
Address:
Cheapside Street, Lexington, KY, United States

April 27, 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: April 27, 2014 10:00 am
End: April 27, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: Southland Drive
Address:
Southland Drive , Lexington, KY, United States

April 30, 2014

Kenwick Spring Carnival

Everyone of all ages is invited to the Kenwick Spring Carnival! There will be food, drinks, music, carnival games, prizes, and plenty of fun for all. The carnival will be held in the park across from the Kenwick Center. Call 266-6405 for more information.

Start: April 30, 2014 6:00 pm
End: April 30, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Kenwick Community Center
Address:
313 Owsley Avenue, Lexington, KY, United States

May 1, 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: May 1, 2014 7:00 am
End: May 1, 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: May 1, 2014 5:00 pm
End: May 1, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: 5/3 Pavilion at Cheapside Park
Address:
Cheapside Street, Lexington, KY, United States

May 2, 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. Food trucks will generally be open from 11 a.m. – 7 p.m. For a list of vendors and more information each week, visit bluegrassfoodtrucks.org or email events@bluegrassfoodtrucks.com.  

Start: May 2, 2014 11:00 am
End: May 2, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: 400 East Main Street
Address:
400 East Main St, Lexington, KY, United States

Friday Night Concert Series at MoonDance Ampitheater

Lexington Parks and Recreation hosts a free Friday night concert series, with local food and beer available for purchase. Full line-up listed on the poster above. www.moondancelex.com

Start: May 2, 2014 7:00 pm
End: May 2, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Moondance Amphitheater
Address:
1152 Monarch Street, Lexington , KY, United States

Roots & Heritage Festival Fundraiser at the Lyric Theatre

A kickoff-fundraising concert featuring R&B artist Wendell. www.rootsfestky.com

Start: May 2, 2014 7:30 pm
End: May 2, 2014 9:30 pm
Venue: Lyric Theatre and Cultural Arts Center
Address:
300 E Third Street, Lexington, 40508

The NoLi Night Market

Start: May 2, 2014 10:00 pm
End: May 2, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Bryan Avenue
Address:
700 Bryan Avenue, lexington , KY, United States

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

May 4, 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: May 4, 2014 10:00 am
End: May 4, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: Southland Drive
Address:
Southland Drive , Lexington, KY, United States

May 6, 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: May 6, 2014 7:00 am
End: May 6, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: South Broadway & Maxwell
Address:
South Broadway & Maxwell, KY, United States

May 8, 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: May 8, 2014 7:00 am
End: May 8, 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: May 8, 2014 5:00 pm
End: May 8, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: 5/3 Pavilion at Cheapside Park
Address:
Cheapside Street, Lexington, KY, United States

May 9, 2014

The Moonshiner’s Ball at Homegrown Hideaways

Two days of moonshine-soaked Indie Rock, Americana & Bluegrass hosted by The Blind Corn Liquor Pickers at Homegrown Hideaways  in Berea, Kentucky. Line up includes Vandaveer, The Baja Yetis, Ben Lacy, Driftwood Gypsy, Murals and Whiskey Best Valley Boys. www.themoonshinersball.com  

Date: May 9, 2014
Venue: HomeGrown HideAways
Address:
500 Floyd Branch Rd. , Berea, KY, United States

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. Food trucks will generally be open from 11 a.m. – 7 p.m. For a list of vendors and more information each week, visit bluegrassfoodtrucks.org or email events@bluegrassfoodtrucks.com.  

Start: May 9, 2014 11:00 am
End: May 9, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: 400 East Main Street
Address:
400 East Main St, Lexington, KY, United States

Friday Night Concert Series at MoonDance Ampitheater

Lexington Parks and Recreation hosts a free Friday night concert series, with local food and beer available for purchase. Full line-up listed on the poster above. www.moondancelex.com

Start: May 9, 2014 7:00 pm
End: May 9, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Moondance Amphitheater
Address:
1152 Monarch Street, Lexington , KY, United States