Upcoming Events

March 28, 2015

Nick Griffin at Comedy Off Broadway

  Nick Griffin has appeared ten times on The Late Show with David Letterman and has been featured on Conan, The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, in his own half-hour Comedy Central special and is a frequent guest on the nationally syndicated The Bob & Tom Show. A touring comic for more than 20 years, Nick’s intelligent humor, quick …

Date: March 28, 2015
Venue: Comedy Off Broadway
Address:
161 Lexington Green Circle, #C4, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $8 - $16

Kentucky Review/FutureCycle Press Author Poetry Reading at the Carnegie Center

This reading of poetry by “Kentucky Review“ and FutureCycle Press authors includes the following featured readers :  Lexington-area poets Don Boes, Sherry Chandler, Carole Johnston, Robert S. King, Victoria Sullivan, and Allison Thorpe . Additionally, Joan Colby (Illinois), Joel Peckham (West Virginia), and Mary Ricketson (North Carolina) will read.     

Start: March 28, 2015 12:00 pm
End: March 28, 2015 2:00 pm
Venue: Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Address:
251 W. Second St., Lexington, KY, United States

Easter Egg Hunt at Buffalo Trace

An event for children and parents. Search for thousands of treat-filled eggs plus enjoy refreshments and pictures with the Easter Bunny. All activities are complimentary www.buffalotracedistillery.com/events

Start: March 28, 2015 1:00 pm
End: March 28, 2015 3:00 pm
Venue: Buffalo Trace Distillery
Address:
113 Great Buffalo Trace , Frankfort, KY

Winter Jam 2015 Tour Spectacular at Rupp Arena

One of the nation’s biggest Christian music events featuring: Skillet, Jeremy Camp, Francesca Battistelli, Building 429, For King & Country, NewSong, Family Force 5, Blanca, About A Mile, Veridia and Speaker: Tony Nolan. www.rupparena.com

Start: March 28, 2015 6:00 pm
End: March 28, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: Rupp Arena
Address:
430 West Vine Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $10

Ol’ Pike Muleskinners at Willie’s Locally Known

An Alt-country band from White House, TN, with  drum, bass, guitjo, mandolin, and guitar instrumentation.     www.willieslex.com 

Start: March 28, 2015 7:30 pm
End: March 28, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States

Big Band Blast VI

This jazz event by University of Kentucky’s College of Fine Arts is free and open to the public. 

Start: March 28, 2015 7:30 pm
End: March 28, 2015 7:30 pm
Venue: Singletary Center for the Arts
Phone: (859) 257-1706
Address:
405 Rose St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

The Lexington Passion Play at Gardenside Baptist Church

Gardenside Baptist Church presents ​​the return of “​The Lexington Passion Play​​,” a refreshed production of the passion of Jesus ​featuring a new script and updated music​.​  Shows at 8:00 PM with Saturday matinees.   Tickets $5-10, available by phone: 227-6641 or online: www.gbclex.com.

Start: March 28, 2015 8:00 pm
End: March 28, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Gardenside Baptist Church
Address:
1667 Alexandria Dr , Lexington, KY
Cost: $5 - $10

Earth Hour Owl Prowl at Raven Run

An event honoring the annual Earth Hour, a world-wide ‘lights off’ event. The program will be cancelled in the vent of inclement weather. To register for this free program, call (859) 272-6105.

Start: March 28, 2015 8:00 pm
End: March 28, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Raven Run Nature Sanctuary
Address:
3990 Raven Run Way, Lexington , KY, United States

The Bats at Natasha’s Bistro

Bringing together the seven diverse talents known as The Bats have netted a genre that can best be described as cabaret meets rock and roll… and everything in between. The five meddlesome women and two foolhardy men of this distinctive group embrace musical styles ranging from goofy to poignant. Tickets must be purchased through the Box Office, Monday- Friday, 10am-4pm. …

Start: March 28, 2015 8:00 pm
End: March 28, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $10

The Rough Customers/ I Like You/ Good English at Al’s Bar

Rough Customers: A high energy ska/punk band from Lexington that incorporates almost every genre of music including “Bach like” chorales to romanic period tone poems to 1980′s punk, to third wave ska. I Like You weave a tapestry of rich, beautiful harmonies with an eclectic blend of ukulele, trumpet, violin, acoustic guitar, upright bass and percussion. Delivering an energetic sound …

Start: March 28, 2015 9:00 pm
End: March 28, 2015 11:55 pm
Venue: Al's Bar
Address:
601 North Limestone, Lexington, KY, United States

Larry Williams Band at Paulie’s Toasted Barrel

Country-rock artist Larry Williams and band will cover new and old country hits. www.pauliestoastedbarrel.com

Start: March 28, 2015 9:00 pm
End: March 28, 2015 11:55 pm
Venue: Paulie's Toasted Barrel
Address:
517 W. Main St., Lexington, KY, United States

Kenny Owens and Group Therapy at Parlay Social

Kenny Owens  plays 90s rock-fueled country covers and originals. www.parlaysocial.com

Start: March 28, 2015 9:30 pm
End: March 28, 2015 11:00 pm
Venue: Parlay Social
Phone: (859) 244-1932
Address:
257 West Short Street, Lexington, KY, United States

Hounds & Horns/ Patson/ Big Fresh at the Green Lantern

  Hounds & Horns  are an alternative indie folk quartet from from Owensboro, followed by Big Fresh, an electro- pop veteran band from Lexington, along with Patson.      

Start: March 28, 2015 10:00 pm
End: March 28, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Green Lantern
Address:
497 W. Third St., Lexington, KY, 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: March 28, 2015 10:00 pm
End: March 28, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Henry Clay Pub
Address:
112 N. Upper St., Lexington, KY, United States

Bebo Baxter Band at Cheapside Bar and Grill

Bebo Baxter is a Lexington acoustic pop singer songwriter.   www.cheapsidebarandgrill.com  

Start: March 28, 2015 10:00 pm
End: March 28, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Cheapside Bar & Grill
Address:
131 Cheapside St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

Fat Box at Cosmic Charlie’s

Fat Box plays a unique blend of Rock, Funk, Blues, and Jazz. They occasionally venture into the avant-garde but never lose sight of the groove. Their music features distinct, soulful vocals, fiery improvisations, and songs that don’t conform to predictable formulas. www.cosmic-charlies.com

Start: March 28, 2015 10:00 pm
End: March 28, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Cosmic Charlie's
Phone: (859) 309-9499
Address:
388 Woodland Ave., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $5

March 29, 2015

The Lexington Passion Play at Gardenside Baptist Church

Gardenside Baptist Church presents ​​the return of “​The Lexington Passion Play​​,” a refreshed production of the passion of Jesus ​featuring a new script and updated music​.​  Shows at 8:00 PM with Saturday matinees.   Tickets $5-10, available by phone: 227-6641 or online: www.gbclex.com.

Start: March 29, 2015 8:00 pm
End: March 29, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Gardenside Baptist Church
Address:
1667 Alexandria Dr , Lexington, KY
Cost: $5 - $10

Evie Ladin & Keith Terry at Natasha’s Bistro

The polyrhythmic heat of Evie Ladin’s clawhammer banjo, resonant voice, real stories and rhythmic dance have been heard from A Prairie Home Companion to Celtic Connections, Lincoln Center to Hardly Strictly Bluegrass. Known as a driving force behind San Francisco’s Stairwell Sisters, Evie’s solo debut Float Downstream (2010), co-produced by Mike Marshall and Keith Terry, was quickly followed by Evie …

Start: March 29, 2015 8:00 pm
End: March 29, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $10

Concord America/ Jive Hounds/ Little Friends at Al’s Bar Lexington

Concord America is a punk rock band from the thriving music scene of Atlanta, GA. Jive Hounds are a local rock and roll/ garage pop band.  www.alsbarlexington.com 

Start: March 29, 2015 9:00 pm
End: March 29, 2015 11:55 pm
Venue: Al's Bar
Address:
601 North Limestone, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $5

March 30, 2015

SAVS Visiting Artist Series – Justin Lambert, Demonstrations

University of Kentucky’s School of Art and Visual Studies will host a visiting artist, Justin Lambert, for six days. On Monday from 12-5 he will give art demonstrations, and at 6 p.m. there will be a potluck and lecture. This free event is open to the public.   

Start: March 30, 2015 12:00 pm
End: March 30, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: Ceramics Studio, Room 220
Address:
672 S. Broadway, Lexington, KY
Cost: Free

Misson Mondays at Blue Stallion Brewery

A benefit for the skate scene and locals parks.  

Start: March 30, 2015 4:00 pm
End: March 30, 2015 11:00 pm
Venue: Blue Stallion Brewing Co.
Address:
610 W. Third, Lexington , KY, United States

WoodSongs: Preservation Hall Jazz Band at The Lyric Theatre

Making their debut ion WoodSongs, the Preservation Hall Jazz Band will be showcasing the classic American sound that was created in the Crescent City 100 years ago. The band (Charlie Gabriel, clarinet; Freddie Lonzo, trombone; Ben Jaffe, bass & tuba; Rickie Monie, piano; Joseph Lastle, Jr., drums; and Clint Maegen, saxophone) derives its name from the Preservation Hall venue located in …

Start: March 30, 2015 6:45 pm
End: March 30, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: Lyric Theatre and Cultural Arts Center
Address:
300 E Third Street, Lexington, 40508
Cost: $20

Open Mic Night with Coralee at Willie’s Locally Known

Local songbird Coralee hosts an all-inclusive open mic night on the Willie’s stage. Sign ups start at 7. www.willieslex.com  

Start: March 30, 2015 8:00 pm
End: March 30, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States
Cost: Free

RocKats host the Positive Movement Band

The UK RocKats will host the dance group the Positive Movement Band at the Singletary Center Concert Hall for nearly 2 hours of pop/rock/funk music. 

Start: March 30, 2015 8:00 pm
End: March 30, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Singletary Center for the Arts
Phone: (859) 257-1706
Address:
405 Rose St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

Grateful Mondays at Cosmic Charlie’s

Every Monday Lee Owen hosts a Grateful Dead tribute at Cosmic Charlie’s. It starts at 9 and ends promptly at midnight. Come on down for a beer, or more, every Monday in March at the number one spot for Lexington Dead Heads.

Start: March 30, 2015 9:00 pm
End: March 30, 2015 11:55 pm
Venue: Cosmic Charlie's
Phone: (859) 309-9499
Address:
388 Woodland Ave., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $3

March 31, 2015

Bluegrass Earth presents a free screening of “Plastic Paradise” at the Farish Theatre

A group of local organizations working under the name “Bluegrass Earth” has organized a series of free films in conjunction with 2015 Earth Day. For more info, visit  bluegrassearth.org  and https://www.facebook.com/BluegrassEarth. If plastic never goes away, where does it go? Join the Bluegrass Earth coalition for a free showing of “Plastic Paradise: The Great Pacific Garbage Patch,” a documentary film which explores one …

Start: March 31, 2015 6:30 pm
End: March 31, 2015 8:30 pm
Venue: Farish Theatre (Central Library)
Address:
140 East Main St., Lexington, KY, United States

Celtic Thunder at Norton Center for The Arts

Celtic Thunder is a world-renowned supergroup – comprised of vocalists Emmet Cahill, Keith Harkin, Ryan Kelly, George Donaldson, Neil Byrne and Colm Keegan – best known for performing an eclectic mix of songs, ranging from traditional Irish fare to international hits. Their live shows are recognized for the use of dramatic lighting effects and choreography as well as a stage …

Start: March 31, 2015 7:30 pm
End: March 31, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: Norton Center for the Arts
Address:
625 West Walnut Street, Danville, KY, United States

Rhiannon Giddens at The Lexington Opera House

A founding member of Carolina Chocolate Drops, Giddens met her original CCDs band-mates at 2005’s “Black Banjo Gathering” in Boone, NC, and got schooled in Piedmont, NC region’s traditional music by Joe Thompson, an elderly African-American fiddle player. Thompson passed on to Giddens and her cohorts many of the songs that would comprise their early repertoire. Giddens is an American original—an artist …

Start: March 31, 2015 7:30 pm
End: March 31, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: Lexington Opera House
Phone: (859) 233-4567
Address:
401 W. Short St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $25 - $35

‘The Breakfast Club’ Film screening at the Grand Theatre

Five high school students from different walks of life endure a Saturday detention under a power-hungry principal (Paul Gleason). The disparate group includes rebel John (Judd Nelson), Princess Claire (Molly Ringwald), the outcast Allison (Ally Sheedy), brainy Brian (Anthony Michael Hall) and Andrew (Emilio Estevez), the jock. Each has a chance to tell his or her story, making the others …

Start: March 31, 2015 7:30 pm
End: March 31, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: Grand Theatre
Address:
308 Clair St. , Frankfort, KY, United States
Cost: $10

Vinyl Night at Cosmic Charlie’s

Holy Carp, CD Central and The Broken Needle present Vinyl Night at Cosmic Charlie’s every Tuesday in March.  This is a free event where all attendees are encouraged to bring their own vinyl and have selections played at the venue.  

Start: March 31, 2015 9:00 pm
End: March 31, 2015 11:55 pm
Venue: Cosmic Charlie's
Phone: (859) 309-9499
Address:
388 Woodland Ave., Lexington, KY, United States