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November 27, 2014

Southern Lights at The Kentucky Horse Park

Nov. 21-Dec. 31. The Kentucky Horse Park Foundation presents the annual festival of lights Southern Lights, a greatly anticipated holiday tradition for families all across Kentucky. Featuring more than 4 miles of Christmas lights and holiday displays along a driven route, as well as indoor activities that include local crafts, model trains and mini train rides, visits with Santa, to the …

Start: November 27, 2014 5:30 pm
End: November 27, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Address:
3785 Campground Road, Lexington, KY, United States

November 28, 2014

Luminate Lexington: Downtown Holiday Kick-Off

Downtown Lexington kicks off the holiday season with a full day of holiday activities in and around Triangle Park. In addition to ice skating at the Unified Trust Company Ice Rink, festivities will include an artist’s market, the Holiday Live! performance showcase, and the official tree lighting ceremony Skaters can take to the ice starting at 10 a.m.; the Holiday …

Start: November 28, 2014 10:00 am
End: November 28, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Downtown Lexington
Address:
Main Street, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States

Southern Lights at The Kentucky Horse Park

Nov. 21-Dec. 31. The Kentucky Horse Park Foundation presents the annual festival of lights Southern Lights, a greatly anticipated holiday tradition for families all across Kentucky. Featuring more than 4 miles of Christmas lights and holiday displays along a driven route, as well as indoor activities that include local crafts, model trains and mini train rides, visits with Santa, to the …

Start: November 28, 2014 5:30 pm
End: November 28, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Address:
3785 Campground Road, Lexington, KY, United States

November 29, 2014

Small Business Saturday: Chevy Chase Holiday Open House

In conjunction with Small Business Saturday – a national initiative geared to encourage shoppers to support local, independent retail businesses during the holiday shopping madness – the Chevy Chase Business Owner Association has organized a holiday wonderland. Shoppers can catch a free carriage ride, starting at John’s New Classic Shoes (beginning at 4:30 p.m.); take pictures with a roving Santa; …

Start: November 29, 2014 10:00 am
End: November 29, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: Chevy Chase
Address:
800 euclid ave, lexington, KY, United States

Southern Lights at The Kentucky Horse Park

Nov. 21-Dec. 31. The Kentucky Horse Park Foundation presents the annual festival of lights Southern Lights, a greatly anticipated holiday tradition for families all across Kentucky. Featuring more than 4 miles of Christmas lights and holiday displays along a driven route, as well as indoor activities that include local crafts, model trains and mini train rides, visits with Santa, to the …

Start: November 29, 2014 5:30 pm
End: November 29, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Address:
3785 Campground Road, Lexington, KY, United States

HOEDOWN: Restless Leg String Band, Egon Danielson & More! at Al’s Bar

Al’s Bar brings you another Hoedown! ••• Restless Leg String Band ••• 11:30PM (Lexington, KY)Bluegrass distilled straight from the heart of Kentucky! ••• Flatland Harmony Experiment ••• 9:45PM (Indianapolis, IN)Stylistically, you can expect Flatland Harmony Experiment’s original music to flow from tunes that echo the founding roots of bluegrass to progressive gypsy and all places in between. ••• Egon Danielson with Soulbilly …

Start: November 29, 2014 8:00 pm
End: November 29, 2014 11:55 pm
Venue: Al's Bar
Address:
601 North Limestone, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $6

November 30, 2014

Hollywood Concert Orchestra at the Grand Theatre

One of the premiere touring pops orchestras in the country, the Hollywood Concert Orchestra was established in 1999 and has earned a reputation as “the Orchestra of the Stars” for its many performances featuring guest artists from TV, movies and the theater The orchestra recently toured with renowned actress and singer Shirley Jones. The ensemble brings to Frankfort “A Viennese …

Start: November 30, 2014 3:00 pm
End: November 30, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Grand Theatre
Address:
308 Clair St. , Frankfort, KY, United States
Cost: $15

Southern Lights at The Kentucky Horse Park

Nov. 21-Dec. 31. The Kentucky Horse Park Foundation presents the annual festival of lights Southern Lights, a greatly anticipated holiday tradition for families all across Kentucky. Featuring more than 4 miles of Christmas lights and holiday displays along a driven route, as well as indoor activities that include local crafts, model trains and mini train rides, visits with Santa, to the …

Start: November 30, 2014 5:30 pm
End: November 30, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Address:
3785 Campground Road, Lexington, KY, United States

December 1, 2014

Southern Lights at The Kentucky Horse Park

Nov. 21-Dec. 31. The Kentucky Horse Park Foundation presents the annual festival of lights Southern Lights, a greatly anticipated holiday tradition for families all across Kentucky. Featuring more than 4 miles of Christmas lights and holiday displays along a driven route, as well as indoor activities that include local crafts, model trains and mini train rides, visits with Santa, to the …

Start: December 1, 2014 5:30 pm
End: December 1, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Address:
3785 Campground Road, Lexington, KY, United States

December 2, 2014

Southern Lights at The Kentucky Horse Park

Nov. 21-Dec. 31. The Kentucky Horse Park Foundation presents the annual festival of lights Southern Lights, a greatly anticipated holiday tradition for families all across Kentucky. Featuring more than 4 miles of Christmas lights and holiday displays along a driven route, as well as indoor activities that include local crafts, model trains and mini train rides, visits with Santa, to the …

Start: December 2, 2014 5:30 pm
End: December 2, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Address:
3785 Campground Road, Lexington, KY, United States

Downtown Holiday Parade

Lexington’s Christmas Parade will be held downtown on Main Street between Midland Avenue and Mill Street.  Main Street will provide a beautiful backdrop for the parade with white lights sparkling in the trees along the street and in Phoenix Park and the Robert F. Stephens Courthouse Plaza. The review stand and handicap seating area will be located on Main Street …

Start: December 2, 2014 7:00 pm
End: December 2, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Downtown Lexington
Address:
Main Street, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States

December 3, 2014

Southern Lights at The Kentucky Horse Park

Nov. 21-Dec. 31. The Kentucky Horse Park Foundation presents the annual festival of lights Southern Lights, a greatly anticipated holiday tradition for families all across Kentucky. Featuring more than 4 miles of Christmas lights and holiday displays along a driven route, as well as indoor activities that include local crafts, model trains and mini train rides, visits with Santa, to the …

Start: December 3, 2014 5:30 pm
End: December 3, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Address:
3785 Campground Road, Lexington, KY, United States

Red Barn Radio Appalachian Christmas VI at Artsplace

Featuring Al, Alice & Ruth – Music in the Appalachian Mountain traditions by Al White, Alice White, Ruth McLain Smith. Sam Gleaves & Friends – Appalachian singer, multi-instrumentalist, story-teller, songwriter. www.redbarnradio.com 

Start: December 3, 2014 8:00 pm
End: December 3, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Artsplace
Phone: (859) 255-2951
Address:
161 Mill St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $8

December 4, 2014

Holiday Pop-Up Shop: Institute 193 SELLS OUT

It’s that time of the year again! Please join us for Institute 193 Sells Out, December 3 – December 22. The shop will sell books, CDs, vinyl records, artist editions, tee shirts, one-of-a-kind articles of clothing, design objects, and small works of art created by Southern artists, musicians, and designers. In addition to the shop, we will host a number …

Start: December 4, 2014 5:00 pm
End: December 4, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Institute 193
Address:
193 North Limestone, Lexington

Southern Lights at The Kentucky Horse Park

Nov. 21-Dec. 31. The Kentucky Horse Park Foundation presents the annual festival of lights Southern Lights, a greatly anticipated holiday tradition for families all across Kentucky. Featuring more than 4 miles of Christmas lights and holiday displays along a driven route, as well as indoor activities that include local crafts, model trains and mini train rides, visits with Santa, to the …

Start: December 4, 2014 5:30 pm
End: December 4, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Address:
3785 Campground Road, Lexington, KY, United States

December 5, 2014

Holiday Pop-Up Shop: Institute 193 SELLS OUT

It’s that time of the year again! Please join us for Institute 193 Sells Out, December 3 – December 22. The shop will sell books, CDs, vinyl records, artist editions, tee shirts, one-of-a-kind articles of clothing, design objects, and small works of art created by Southern artists, musicians, and designers. In addition to the shop, we will host a number …

Start: December 5, 2014 5:00 pm
End: December 5, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Institute 193
Address:
193 North Limestone, Lexington

Southern Lights at The Kentucky Horse Park

Nov. 21-Dec. 31. The Kentucky Horse Park Foundation presents the annual festival of lights Southern Lights, a greatly anticipated holiday tradition for families all across Kentucky. Featuring more than 4 miles of Christmas lights and holiday displays along a driven route, as well as indoor activities that include local crafts, model trains and mini train rides, visits with Santa, to the …

Start: December 5, 2014 5:30 pm
End: December 5, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Address:
3785 Campground Road, Lexington, KY, United States

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

December 6, 2014

Holiday Pop-Up Shop: Institute 193 SELLS OUT

It’s that time of the year again! Please join us for Institute 193 Sells Out, December 3 – December 22. The shop will sell books, CDs, vinyl records, artist editions, tee shirts, one-of-a-kind articles of clothing, design objects, and small works of art created by Southern artists, musicians, and designers. In addition to the shop, we will host a number …

Start: December 6, 2014 5:00 pm
End: December 6, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Institute 193
Address:
193 North Limestone, Lexington

Southern Lights at The Kentucky Horse Park

Nov. 21-Dec. 31. The Kentucky Horse Park Foundation presents the annual festival of lights Southern Lights, a greatly anticipated holiday tradition for families all across Kentucky. Featuring more than 4 miles of Christmas lights and holiday displays along a driven route, as well as indoor activities that include local crafts, model trains and mini train rides, visits with Santa, to the …

Start: December 6, 2014 5:30 pm
End: December 6, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Address:
3785 Campground Road, Lexington, KY, United States

Wynonna & The Big Noise at Norton Center for The Arts

 Five-time Grammy award-winning country music singer Wynonna will perform a mix of traditional Christmas classics, Wynonna’s own holiday songs, and a sprinkling of some of her biggest hits, all backed by her band, The Big Noise.  This Kentucky native’s impressive career has produced hit songs such as: “I Saw The Light,” “She Is His Only Need,” and “No One Else On …

Start: December 6, 2014 8:00 pm
End: December 6, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Norton Center for the Arts
Address:
625 West Walnut Street, Danville, KY, United States
Cost: $38- $75

December 7, 2014

Ashland Lighting on the Lawn

The celebration surrounding the lighting of one of the country’s largest living decorated trees – the 100-ft. live Norway Spruce on the lawn of Ashland: The Henry Clay Estate – will include live music and carols, refreshments, Ashland Mistletoe for sale, photos with Santa, and fun for the whole family. At dusk, a countdown will begin leading up to the lighting …

Start: December 7, 2014 4:45 pm
End: December 7, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: Henry Clay Estate
Address:
120 Sycamore Road, Lexington , KY, United States
Cost: $7 - $15

Southern Lights at The Kentucky Horse Park

Nov. 21-Dec. 31. The Kentucky Horse Park Foundation presents the annual festival of lights Southern Lights, a greatly anticipated holiday tradition for families all across Kentucky. Featuring more than 4 miles of Christmas lights and holiday displays along a driven route, as well as indoor activities that include local crafts, model trains and mini train rides, visits with Santa, to the …

Start: December 7, 2014 5:30 pm
End: December 7, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Address:
3785 Campground Road, Lexington, KY, United States

December 8, 2014

Southern Lights at The Kentucky Horse Park

Nov. 21-Dec. 31. The Kentucky Horse Park Foundation presents the annual festival of lights Southern Lights, a greatly anticipated holiday tradition for families all across Kentucky. Featuring more than 4 miles of Christmas lights and holiday displays along a driven route, as well as indoor activities that include local crafts, model trains and mini train rides, visits with Santa, to the …

Start: December 8, 2014 5:30 pm
End: December 8, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Address:
3785 Campground Road, Lexington, KY, United States

December 9, 2014

Holiday Pop-Up Shop: Institute 193 SELLS OUT

It’s that time of the year again! Please join us for Institute 193 Sells Out, December 3 – December 22. The shop will sell books, CDs, vinyl records, artist editions, tee shirts, one-of-a-kind articles of clothing, design objects, and small works of art created by Southern artists, musicians, and designers. In addition to the shop, we will host a number …

Start: December 9, 2014 5:00 pm
End: December 9, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Institute 193
Address:
193 North Limestone, Lexington

Southern Lights at The Kentucky Horse Park

Nov. 21-Dec. 31. The Kentucky Horse Park Foundation presents the annual festival of lights Southern Lights, a greatly anticipated holiday tradition for families all across Kentucky. Featuring more than 4 miles of Christmas lights and holiday displays along a driven route, as well as indoor activities that include local crafts, model trains and mini train rides, visits with Santa, to the …

Start: December 9, 2014 5:30 pm
End: December 9, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Address:
3785 Campground Road, Lexington, KY, United States

December 10, 2014

Holiday Pop-Up Shop: Institute 193 SELLS OUT

It’s that time of the year again! Please join us for Institute 193 Sells Out, December 3 – December 22. The shop will sell books, CDs, vinyl records, artist editions, tee shirts, one-of-a-kind articles of clothing, design objects, and small works of art created by Southern artists, musicians, and designers. In addition to the shop, we will host a number …

Start: December 10, 2014 5:00 pm
End: December 10, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Institute 193
Address:
193 North Limestone, Lexington

Southern Lights at The Kentucky Horse Park

Nov. 21-Dec. 31. The Kentucky Horse Park Foundation presents the annual festival of lights Southern Lights, a greatly anticipated holiday tradition for families all across Kentucky. Featuring more than 4 miles of Christmas lights and holiday displays along a driven route, as well as indoor activities that include local crafts, model trains and mini train rides, visits with Santa, to the …

Start: December 10, 2014 5:30 pm
End: December 10, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Address:
3785 Campground Road, Lexington, KY, United States

December 11, 2014

Holiday Pop-Up Shop: Institute 193 SELLS OUT

It’s that time of the year again! Please join us for Institute 193 Sells Out, December 3 – December 22. The shop will sell books, CDs, vinyl records, artist editions, tee shirts, one-of-a-kind articles of clothing, design objects, and small works of art created by Southern artists, musicians, and designers. In addition to the shop, we will host a number …

Start: December 11, 2014 5:00 pm
End: December 11, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Institute 193
Address:
193 North Limestone, Lexington

Southern Lights at The Kentucky Horse Park

Nov. 21-Dec. 31. The Kentucky Horse Park Foundation presents the annual festival of lights Southern Lights, a greatly anticipated holiday tradition for families all across Kentucky. Featuring more than 4 miles of Christmas lights and holiday displays along a driven route, as well as indoor activities that include local crafts, model trains and mini train rides, visits with Santa, to the …

Start: December 11, 2014 5:30 pm
End: December 11, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Address:
3785 Campground Road, Lexington, KY, United States