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Art: Art Show
Glories of the Garden Annual Art Exhibit
The Arboretum's annual "Glories of the Garden" art show starts Monday February 13th and continues through Friday March 3rd. The exhibit can be viewed weekdays only in the Dorotha Smith Oatts Visitor Center from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The Visitor Center is ...
The Arboretum (State Botanical Garden of Kentucky)
Lexington, KY

Sun 2/26/17 - Fri 3/3/17 at 8:30am-4pm
Art: Art Show, Photography
Andrea Modica: Best Friends
Photographer Andrea Modica is known for the evocative narratives she creates in work such as "Best Friends", which explores the deep bonds between high school students in America and Italy. The winner of numerous awards, including a Guggenheim Fellowship a...
Art Museum at the University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY

Sun 2/26/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 2/28/17 - Thu 3/2/17 at 10am-5pm
Fri 3/3/17 at 10am-8pm
Sat 3/4/17 - Sun 3/5/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 3/7/17 - Thu 3/9/17 at 10am-5pm
Special Event: Benefit/Fundraiser, Community Event
DanceBlue
DanceBlue is a year long fundraising effort, culminating in a 24-hour no sitting, no sleeping dance marathon right in the heart of UK's campus. All efforts support the DanceBlue Kentucky Children's Hospital Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Clinic through the ...
University of Kentucky – Memorial Coliseum
Lexington, KY

Sun 2/26/17 at 2pm
Art: Art Show, Photography
Face Value: Photographs by Doris Ulmann and Andy Warhol
Separated by a half century, Doris Ulmann (1882-1934) and Andy Warhol (1928-1987) had profound aesthetic and philosophical differences, yet shared surprising common ground. Face Value brings together portraits of skilled laborers, musicians, fashion design...
Art Museum at the University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY

Sun 2/26/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 2/28/17 - Thu 3/2/17 at 10am-5pm
Fri 3/3/17 at 10am-8pm
Sat 3/4/17 - Sun 3/5/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 3/7/17 - Thu 3/9/17 at 10am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Installations
Mike McKay: Singularities
UK College of Design professor Mike McKay has fabricated an elaborate arcade-like wooden structure with metallic painted surfaces to create a perceptual experience inside the Art Museum.
Art Museum at the University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY

Sun 2/26/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 2/28/17 - Thu 3/2/17 at 10am-5pm
Fri 3/3/17 at 10am-8pm
Sat 3/4/17 - Sun 3/5/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 3/7/17 - Thu 3/9/17 at 10am-5pm
Music: Rock, Community Event, For the Family, Special Event, Solo Performance
Anthony D'Amato presented by Sunday Sessions
Come join Brooklyn artist Anthony D’Amato at February’s Sunday Sessions! Sunday Sessions is a winter concert series, in its second year, offered by Lexington Parks & Recreation at the Downtown Arts Center. Music lovers will enjoy a curated musical experien...
Downtown Arts Center
Lexington, KY

Sun 2/26/17 at 7pm-9pm
Music: Rock, Community Event, For the Family, Special Event, Solo Performance
Anthony D'Amato presented by Sunday Sessions
Come join Brooklyn artist Anthony D’Amato at February’s Sunday Sessions! Sunday Sessions is a winter concert series, in its second year, offered by Lexington Parks & Recreation at the Downtown Arts Center. Music lovers will enjoy a curated musical experien...
Downtown Arts Center
Lexington, KY

Sun 2/26/17 at 7pm-9pm
Sports: Running
Chase the Sun Running & Walking Challenge
Are You Ready to Set Fire to Your Feet? We are looking for runners, walkers and joggers of all shapes, sizes and fitness levels to join us on a journey to the Sun in 2017! Log your miles and they will be added to our total miles as a group. Let’s log eno...
City Barbeque
Lexington, KY

Sun 2/26/17 at 7am-10am
Sat 3/4/17 at 7am-10am
Sun 3/5/17 at 7am-10am
Sat 3/11/17 at 7am-10am
Sun 3/12/17 at 7am-10am
Art: Art Show, Photography, Painting, Gallery, Museum, Nature, Prints
Creeks: Paintings and Photographs by Four Kentucky Artists
The City Gallery at the Downtown Arts Center is exhibiting the works of Betty Beshoar, Ed Lawrence, Dean Hill, and Karen Spears Springate from February 10th-April 2nd. Gallery Hop for the show will be March 17th 5-8pm.
Downtown Arts Center
Lexington, KY

Sun 2/26/17 at 11am till 8pm, 11am till 5pm
Tue 2/28/17 at 11am till 8pm, 11am till 5pm
Wed 3/1/17 at 11am till 8pm, 11am till 5pm
Thu 3/2/17 at 11am till 8pm, 11am till 5pm
Fri 3/3/17 at 11am till 8pm, 11am till 5pm
Art: Art Show
Embodied
The Museum’s permanent collection includes many “bodies,” appearing in photographs, sculpture, and paintings. They can be humorous, enigmatic, realistic, and abstract. William Welsh’s grand painting Burlesque Queen (the artist’s original title, discovered...
Art Museum at the University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY

Sun 2/26/17
Tue 2/28/17
Wed 3/1/17
Thu 3/2/17
Fri 3/3/17
Music: Jazz
Jazz Brunch featuring Ben Lacy
Virtuoso guitarist Ben Lacy serves up a heapin’ helping of amazing music Sunday morning at the hottest place for food and entertainment: Willie’s Locally Known!
Willie's Locally Known
Lexington, KY

Sun 2/26/17 at 11am-1pm
Music: Bluegrass
LexBrunch with Restless Leg String Band
LexBrunch is a free concert series at The Burl, running every other Sunday. Featuring live music by a different band each week + cocktails, food trucks and more! This week features Restless Leg String Band! 10a-2p
The Burl
Lexington, KY

Sun 2/26/17 at 10am-2pm
Music: Classical
Mattie Greathouse, Flute
Mattie was one of three winners of the 2014 National Flute Association Performer's Competition and presented three pieces which won the Newly Published Music Award at the convention in Chicago. A featured clinician at the 2015 Flute Society of Kentucky's...
Christ Church Cathedral
Lexington, KY

Sun 2/26/17 at 3:30pm
Special Event: Expo/Trade Show, Gardening
New Home & Remodeling Marketplace
This show is a great resource for anyone thinking about building or remodeling a home. Certified professionals from many trades will be on hand to offer advice and showcase their construction and/or home remodeling services. Hosted by the Building Industr...
Kentucky Horse Park
Lexington, KY

Sun 2/26/17 at 10am-4pm
Theater: Comedy/Drama
Red Roses, Dead Roses by Bluegrass Mystery Theatre
Matchmaker Ruby Ring has had a premonition about the woman Albee Back will meet & fall in love with. Unfortunately there were two women, Rhee Pete & Sharon Min, in her shop when she had it. Watch as Albee meets the women, flirts & falls in love and dies?? ...
Columbia Steak House
Lexington, KY

Sun 2/26/17 at 6pm-8pm
Art: Art Show
Still Lifes
This selection of still lifes from the permanent collection reveals the vitality and diversity of the genre and includes works by Ay-O, Cole Carothers, Mary Ann Currier, Hattie Hutchcraft Hill, David Hockney, Konrad Klapheck, William Scott, and others.
Art Museum at the University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY

Sun 2/26/17
Tue 2/28/17
Wed 3/1/17
Thu 3/2/17
Fri 3/3/17
Art: Art Show
Still Lifes
This selection of still lifes from the permanent collection reveals the vitality and diversity of the genre and includes works by Ay-O, Cole Carothers, Mary Ann Currier, Hattie Hutchcraft Hill, David Hockney, Konrad Klapheck, William Scott, and others.
Art Museum at the University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY

Sun 2/26/17
Tue 2/28/17
Wed 3/1/17
Thu 3/2/17
Fri 3/3/17
Art: Art Show
The Gaines Challenge Fund
In 1981, avid horseman, collector, and philanthropist John Gaines issued a $250,000 challenge grant—to be matched by donors and the University—to buy works for the newly created UK Art Museum. The resulting funds enabled the purchase of seventy-three paint...
Art Museum at the University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY

Sun 2/26/17
Tue 2/28/17
Wed 3/1/17
Thu 3/2/17
Fri 3/3/17
Art: Art Show
The Gaines Challenge Fund
In 1981, avid horseman, collector, and philanthropist John Gaines issued a $250,000 challenge grant—to be matched by donors and the University—to buy works for the newly created UK Art Museum. The resulting funds enabled the purchase of seventy-three paint...
Art Museum at the University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY

Sun 2/26/17
Tue 2/28/17
Wed 3/1/17
Thu 3/2/17
Fri 3/3/17
Theater: Comedy/Drama, Play
The Watsons Go to Birmingham - 1963
This powerful story based on the Newbery Honor Book by Christopher Paul Curtis follows the Watson family as they find themselves thrust in the middle of the Civil Rights movement in Birmingham, AL in 1963. Life is uncertain, threats are constant, and famil...
Lexington Children's Theatre
Lexington, KY

Sun 2/26/17 at 2pm
    

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