Upcoming Events

November 26, 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 26, 2014 5:30 pm
End: November 26, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Address:
3785 Campground Road, Lexington, KY, United States

Night Before Thanksgiving Show: Baja Yetis and Friends at Willie’s Locally Known

A fun packed night of Music, Comedy, DJ jams and the best BBQ in the state!!  7:30-8:30 - Josh Ryan Dickson (Will also play on the patio throughout the evening, weather permitting)  8:45-9:45 - The Baja Yetis 10-11 Comedy show - Joe Saleem, Ryan DeNisco and Roy Haber, Ruda Tovar and Chris Hurst 11:15-12:15 - Middle Fork 12:30-1:30 John Lancaster & Co.  1:30 to close – DJ Levon Musk will be spinning old …

Start: November 26, 2014 7:30 pm
End: November 26, 2014 11:55 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States
Cost: $ 5

Red Barn Radio: Restless Leg String Band at Artsplace

Restless Leg String Band is a local raw and rowdy bluegrass band. www.redbarnradio.com

Start: November 26, 2014 8:00 pm
End: November 26, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Artsplace
Phone: (859) 255-2951
Address:
161 Mill St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $8

Night Before Thanksgiving Show at Willie’s Locally Known

A pre-Thanksgiving bash featuring an array of bands and artists from the area: Baja Yetis (Funk/soul/reggae) Josh Dickinson (Singer/songwriter) Middle Fork John Lancaster (Heavy rock) DJ Levon Musk Joe Saleem (Comedy) Roy Haber (Comedy) Ryan DeNisco www.willieslex.com

Start: November 26, 2014 8:00 pm
End: November 26, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States

Honeychild at Natasha’s Bistro

“Neo-Soul Nights” with Maestro J and Honeychild, playing a smooth selection of favorite hits from the 80′s to the present.  www.beetnik.com 

Start: November 26, 2014 9:00 pm
End: November 26, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $15, $20 day of show

Beat Awfuls/ Hair Things/ Ted Tyro/ Family Dog/ State Champion at Al’s Bar

Lexington and Louisville combine forces for this “Not quite Thanksgiving yet” bash. From Louisville: Ted Tryo - a one man band with Radiohead-esque indie/tech rock. Family Dog produces a dreamy, lo-fi indie sound; State Champion – high energy garage rock with an ethos that’s both punk rock and folky. Lexington’s Hair Things and Beat Awfuls add some lo-fi, underground brilliance to the soiree.  www.alsbarlexington.com    …

Start: November 26, 2014 9:00 pm
End: November 26, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Al's Bar
Address:
601 North Limestone, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $5

Cosmic Bassment at Cosmic Charlie’s

Bluegrass Bassheads presents a night of DJs and electronica, in the style of ‘trap’. Featuring local DJ Davinci Squared, and FORTHEEYE, producing a complex and  entrancing mix of space-y downtempo bass music, hip-hop, funk, glitch, jazz, and electro-soul. www.cosmic-charlies.com 

Start: November 26, 2014 10:00 pm
End: November 26, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Cosmic Charlie's
Phone: (859) 309-9499
Address:
388 Woodland Ave., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $5

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

Joe B. Hall and Denny Crum Bluegrass Showcase at Paul Laurence Dunbar High School

The Joe B. Hall and Denny Crum Bluegrass Showcase  will feature 14 of the nation’s top high school basketball teams playing in Lexington. The star-studded lineups will face off November 28-29 at Paul Laurence Dunbar High School in a 12-game showcase featuring some of the top recruited players in the nation. Tickets are available online for $55 for a two-day …

Date: November 28, 2014
Venue: Paul Laurence Dunbar High School
Address:
1600 Man O War, Lexington, KY
Cost: $55

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

Balagula Theatre: ‘Venus In Fur’ at the Farish Theatre

“VENUS IN FUR invites both carnal and cerebral excitement…” – Village Voice. Playwright Thomas Novachek is at a loss. There are simply no actresses talented enough to play his leading lady. Then in walks Vanda, a mysterious siren with the uncanny ability to inhabit his character. All bets are off when the audition quickly escalates into a seductive power play. …

Start: November 28, 2014 7:00 pm
End: November 28, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Farish Theatre (Central Library)
Address:
140 East Main St., Lexington, KY, United States

Restless Leg String Band/ The Stolen Faces at Willie’s Locally Known

Restless Leg String Band is a local raw and rowdy bluegrass band. The Stolen Faces play the songs of the Grateful Dead with the spirited and soulful center of a well-seasoned jam band. Based in Nashville, TN, this group was formed from a mutual love of the classic American songbook created by the Dead.  www.willieslex.com 

Start: November 28, 2014 8:00 pm
End: November 28, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States

Grayson Jenkins at Henry Clay’s Public House

Singer/songwriter and Lexington transplant playing multi-genre acoustic music.        www.henryclayspublichouse.com   

Start: November 28, 2014 9:00 pm
End: November 28, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Henry Clay Pub
Address:
112 N. Upper St., Lexington, KY, United States

Nick Stump’s Blues All-Stars at Natasha’s Bistro

Nick Stump returns to Natasha’s for a night of blues and original music featuring an All-Star band. Nick Stump’s songs have been called “the most literate songwriting since Kris Kristofferson” by Blues Access Magazine. His song “Deep Mine Blues” has been on two Grammy nominated albums.  www.beetnik.com

Start: November 28, 2014 9:00 pm
End: November 28, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $9

The Forthlins at Cheapside Bar and Grill

A diverse, multi-genre, universally influenced sound. Americana meets Pop/Alt.      www.cheapsidebarandgrill.com   

Start: November 28, 2014 10:00 pm
End: November 28, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Cheapside Bar & Grill
Address:
131 Cheapside St., Lexington, KY, United States

Warren Byrom and The Fabled Canelands/ Slo-Fi at Cosmic Charlie’s

The Fabled Canelands play indie americana/roots folk music based around the work of songsmith Warren Byrom. Slo-Fi is a rowdy Lexington rock band. www.cosmic-charlies.com 

Start: November 28, 2014 10:00 pm
End: November 28, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Cosmic Charlie's
Phone: (859) 309-9499
Address:
388 Woodland Ave., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $6

Joe Deuce Comedy at Natasha’s Bistro

  At the age of 12 he began hosting several events as an MC and Comedian. In college he began taking on roles as an actor as well as several spots as an MC for local talent shows and open mic nights. He has been featured at the Black Box Comedy Festival in Atlanta and has been on stage alongside …

Start: November 28, 2014 11:00 pm
End: November 28, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $7

November 29, 2014

Joe B. Hall and Denny Crum Bluegrass Showcase at Paul Laurence Dunbar High School

The Joe B. Hall and Denny Crum Bluegrass Showcase  will feature 14 of the nation’s top high school basketball teams playing in Lexington. The star-studded lineups will face off November 28-29 at Paul Laurence Dunbar High School in a 12-game showcase featuring some of the top recruited players in the nation. Tickets are available online for $55 for a two-day …

Date: November 29, 2014
Venue: Paul Laurence Dunbar High School
Address:
1600 Man O War, Lexington, KY
Cost: $55

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

Lexington Children’s Theatre: “A Charlie Brown Christmas”

   Charlie Brown and the rest of the Peanuts gang are here to remind us all what’s most important this Yuletide season.   www.lctonstage.com   

Start: November 29, 2014 2:00 pm
End: November 29, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Lexington Children's Theatre
Address:
418 west short street, lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $10-$18

Balagula Theatre: ‘Venus In Fur’ at the Farish Theatre

  “VENUS IN FUR invites both carnal and cerebral excitement…” – Village Voice. Playwright Thomas Novachek is at a loss. There are simply no actresses talented enough to play his leading lady. Then in walks Vanda, a mysterious siren with the uncanny ability to inhabit his character. All bets are off when the audition quickly escalates into a seductive power …

Start: November 29, 2014 2:00 pm
End: November 29, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Farish Theatre (Central Library)
Address:
140 East Main St., 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

RC and The Nightshades at Natasha’s Bistro

Singer-songwriter guitarist Ronn Crowder’s bluesy Memphis-style vocals and harmonica are accompanied by renowned pianist, conductor (Lexington Singers), arranger and 5-time Emmy-winner Jay Flippin, well-known master percussionist Bill May, acclaimed horn player and sometimes vocalist Skeets Pennington, and the great bass playing of Michael Anderson.  www.beetnik.com 

Start: November 29, 2014 8:00 pm
End: November 29, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $7

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

Rachael Hester and The Tennessee Walkers at Willie’s Locally Known

Influenced by the classic country and western swing artists she grew up around and the 60’s and 70’s folk music she fell in love with at a young age,  Rachael Hester’s music has a wide range of traditional sounds tied together by her unique, strong voice. www.willieslex.com 

Start: November 29, 2014 8:00 pm
End: November 29, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States

Donny Brook at Henry Clay’s Public House

Donny Brook is a cover band based out of Lexington playing pop/rock from the late 60′s into the early 90′s.   www.henryclayspublichouse.com   

Start: November 29, 2014 9:00 pm
End: November 29, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Henry Clay Pub
Address:
112 N. Upper St., Lexington, KY, United States

The Forthlins at Cheapside Bar and Grill

A diverse, multi-genre, universally influenced sound. Americana meets Pop/Alt.      www.cheapsidebarandgrill.com   

Start: November 29, 2014 10:00 pm
End: November 29, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Cheapside Bar & Grill
Address:
131 Cheapside St., Lexington, KY, United States

Ariel Elias and Friends at Natasha’s Bistro

Ariel Elias is a nationally touring comedian based out of New York City who has been lucky enough to perform with many of her comedic heroes, including Bo Burnham, Darrell Hammond, and Chelsea Peretti. In addition to appearing on Brody Stevens, Enjoy It on HBO and Comedy Central, Ariel has quickly become a regular in comedy clubs and bar shows …

Start: November 29, 2014 11:00 pm
End: November 29, 2014 11:55 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $5

November 30, 2014

Balagula Theatre: ‘Venus In Fur’ at the Farish Theatre

  “VENUS IN FUR invites both carnal and cerebral excitement…” – Village Voice. Playwright Thomas Novachek is at a loss. There are simply no actresses talented enough to play his leading lady. Then in walks Vanda, a mysterious siren with the uncanny ability to inhabit his character. All bets are off when the audition quickly escalates into a seductive power …

Start: November 30, 2014 2:00 pm
End: November 30, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Farish Theatre (Central Library)
Address:
140 East Main St., Lexington, KY, United States