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Special Event: Horse Racing, History/Science
Man O' War: The Mostest Horse That Ever Was
He is an American icon, born in Kentucky, who would go on to capture the country's imagination as well as 20 of 21 starts in his racing career. To celebrate his 100th anniversary, the Kentucky Horse Park is creating a yearlong Man o' War celebration. There...
Kentucky Horse Park
Lexington, KY

Sat 6/24/17 - Wed 11/1/17 at 9am-5pm
Special Event: Equestrian
Legends of the Saddlebred World: The Lives & Times of Tom & Donna Moore
Tom and Donna Moore were innovators and game changers in the Saddlebred industry, both as a team and separately. They put together several dynasties of show horses never before matched by a public training stable, and their names are synonymous with world’...
Kentucky Horse Park
Lexington, KY

Sat 6/24/17 - Sat 12/30/17 at 8am-5pm
Art: Art Show
Bluegrass Printmakers' Cooperative presents: Pressed for time
The Bluegrass Printmakers' Cooperative members will be having a group show that will feature rcent work from in several different methods of fine arts printmaking techniques and themes. As printmakers we are always pressed for time, we have exchanges, dea...
Artists' Attic
Lexington, KY

Sat 6/24/17 - Fri 6/30/17 at 10am-4pm
Art: Art Show
Pressed for time, a Bluegrass Printmakers' Cooperative event
The Bluegrass Printmakers' Cooperative and Artist's Attic presents: PRESSED FOR TIME May 1st - June 30th, 2017 Gallery Hop Reception May 19th, 2017 5pm - 8pm Free and open to the public Artists' Attic 401 W Main St, Ste 401, Lexington, KY ...
Artists' Attic
Lexington, KY

Sat 6/24/17 - Fri 6/30/17 at 10am-5pm
Art: Ceramics/Pottery, contemporary, painting, Gallery
Approaching this body of contemplative work, we immediately become immersed in the quiet simplicity and gentle rhythms of elemental forms and shapes. Using wax, clay and natural pigments, Judith Pointer-Jia, Joe Molinaro and Patricia Baldwin-Seggebruch eac...
New Editions Gallery
Lexington, KY

Sat 6/24/17 - Fri 7/14/17 at 11am-5:30pm
Special Event: Museum, Equestrian, Horse Racing
The Journey Continues: Preston Dyer’s Bedouin Experience
The International Museum of the Horse follows the journey of Preston Dyer as he embarks on the second leg of his trip to the Middle East to seek out Arabian bloodstock to bring back to America. Come see the dramatic photo-documentation of Preston Dyer and ...
Kentucky Horse Park – International Museum of the Horse
Lexington, KY

Sat 6/24/17 - Fri 3/30/18 at 9am-5pm
Special Event: Children, Benefit/Fundraiser, For the Family
Childhood Cancer Research Fundraiser at Monkey Joe’s
Monkey Joe’s, a children’s entertainment center filled with indoor jumps, slides and obstacle courses, announces its third year of partnership with Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF), a nonprofit dedicated to finding cures for all kids with cancer. Th...
Monkey Joe's
Lexington, KY

Sat 6/24/17 - Fri 6/30/17 at 10am-8pm
Special Event: Auction, Nature, Art Show
ReTurned to The Arboretum Art Exhibit
ReTurned to The Arboretum displays the work of the Bluegrass Woodturners now through June 24, 2017. This group collects wood from downed trees at The Arboretum and creates beautiful bowls, bracelets, vases and other works in wood. A Silent Auction for all ...
The Arboretum (State Botanical Garden of Kentucky)
Lexington, KY

Sat 6/24/17
Sports: Equestrian
MidSouth Pony Club Horse Trials
The MidSouth Pony Club Rally and the MidSouth Horse Trials are Eventing competitions conducted by the MidSouth Pony Club organization. The Pony Club Rally is a regional Eventing competition and serves as the qualifier for the US Pony Club National Competit...
Kentucky Horse Park
Lexington, KY

Sat 6/24/17 - Sun 6/25/17 at 8am-5pm
Comedy: Stand Up Comedy
Arsenio Hall
If you ask different people where they first saw Arsenio Hall, you’d probably get a number of different answers. But, it was the success of his Emmy Award-winning late night talk show “The Arsenio Hall Show” that made Arsenio a household name.
Comedy Off Broadway
Lexington, KY

Sat 6/24/17 at 7:15pm and 9:45pm
Art: Art Show, Gallery, Photography, Sculpture
“Aggressively Fragile” Photo-mixed media by Melissa T. Hall
Two years ago Melissa T. Hall learned that she has the same cancer her mother had just died from. A conceptual photographer Melissa used her artwork to explore the emotional highs and lows when facing mortality. “Examining my thoughts as artistic concepts ...
M.S. Rezny Studio/Gallery
Lexington, KY

Sat 6/24/17 at 12pm-3pm
Tue 6/27/17 at 11am-4pm
Wed 6/28/17 at 11am-4pm
Thu 6/29/17 at 11am-4pm
Fri 6/30/17 at 11am-4pm
Special Event: Community Event
Central Kentucky Concert Band at The Arboretum
Bring a lawn chair and a picnic supper for this annual performance of patriotic music by the Central Kentucky Concert Band.
The Arboretum (State Botanical Garden of Kentucky)
Lexington, KY

Sat 6/24/17 at 7pm-8:30pm
Talks & Readings: Poetry Reading/Spoken Word
Coffee House Writers
Join us for the kick off Nov 12th 11am-Noon at Third Street Stuff Cafe CoffeeHouse writers is a grassroots organization that’s mission is to bring together diverse writers from around the Lexington area to blog in unison, share ideas, writings, and enco...
Third Street Stuff
Lexington, KY

Sat 6/24/17 at 11am-12pm
Sat 7/29/17 at 11am-12pm
Sat 8/26/17 at 11am-12pm
Art: Nature, For the Family, Children
Discovery Saturdays
All ages will enjoy this new Saturday program, 10am-2pm, as you explore the new Discovery Exhibit, "Out of this World: A Space Adventure," several art galleries, and hands-on art and science in the Maker Space. End your day with a starry planetarium show s...
Living Arts and Science Center
Lexington, KY

Sat 6/24/17 at 10am-2pm
Sat 7/22/17 at 10am-2pm
Sat 8/26/17 at 10am-2pm
Special Event: Gardening
Donald's Open Garden
Visit this this American Hemerocallis Society display garden and Lexington in Bloom winner owned by Linda S. . Daylilies will be available for purchase.
Donald's Daylily Garden
Lexington, KY

Sat 6/24/17 at 9am-4pm
Special Event: Benefit/Fundraiser
Dress for Success Lexington's Picnic with a Purpose
Dress for Success Lexington's inaugural "Picnic with a Purpose" is coming to MoonDance Amphitheater! This new event will feature food and drinks, live music,inflatables, cornhole boards, Giant Jenga, raffle items and more for an afternoon of fun the whole ...
Moondance Ampitheater
Lexington, KY

Sat 6/24/17 at 11am-3pm
Art: Drawings/Works on Paper, Museum, Children's Arts/Crafts
Family Day Workshop
Bring your family and friends to the UK Art Museum for a drawing workshop that explores patterns, textures, and colors inspired by the Thomas Nozkowski exhibiiton. All ages welcome. Materials provided
Art Museum at the University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY

Sat 6/24/17 at 12pm-1pm
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books), Children, Family/Child
Family Storytime
A storytime filled with books, songs, and activities.
Lexington Public Library – Beaumont Branch
Lexington, KY

Sat 6/24/17 at 11am
Sat 7/1/17 at 11am
Sat 7/8/17 at 11am
Sat 7/15/17 at 11am
Sat 7/22/17 at 11am
Art: Art Show, Museum, Photography
Frank Döring: I Would Redesign That Udder
Döring finds a microcosm of the human—and animal—condition at the state and county fairs that take place all summer long within a day’s drive of his Lexington home. With empathy, sensitivity, and humor, Döring has been photographing the champion steers, gr...
Art Museum at the University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY

Sat 6/24/17 at 12pm-5pm
Sun 6/25/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 6/27/17 at 10am-5pm
Wed 6/28/17 at 10am-5pm
Thu 6/29/17 at 10am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Food/Tasting
HIGH Art Fair
FREE - Art fair, henna, face painting, art, jewelry, and so much more!
HIGH on Art & Coffee
Lexington, KY

Sat 6/24/17 at 11am-4pm
Sat 7/1/17 at 11am-4pm
Sat 7/8/17 at 11am-4pm
Sat 7/15/17 at 11am-4pm
Sat 7/22/17 at 11am-4pm

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