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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 4/29/17 - 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 4/29/17 - Sat 12/30/17 at 8am-5pm
Special Event: Equestrian
Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event
"Rolex Kentucky" is one of the world's most prestigious equestrian competitions, and is one of only six Four-Star Three-Day Events in the world and the only one in the Western Hemisphere. Part of the FEI Classics Series, it unites the top four-star interna...
Kentucky Horse Park
Lexington, KY

Sat 4/29/17 - Sun 4/30/17 at 8am-6pm
Special Event: Community Event, Children, Lecture, Food Truck
A Garden Affair
Enjoy a fun-filled day of garden-related events. Shop several vendor booths with garden wares, listen to speakers, enjoy children's activities and enjoy several local food trucks.
Headley-Whitney Museum of Art
Lexington, KY

Sat 4/29/17 - Sun 4/30/17 at 10am-5pm
Special Event: Antiques, Gardening, Benefit/Fundraiser, Nature, For the Family, Expo/Trade Show
A Garden Affair at The Headley-Whitney Museum of Art
The Bluegrass region's most outstanding new garden event. The art of the garden comes to life with exceptional lectures, events and exhibitors. Throughout the weekend lectures from Ben Page, Andrea Wulf, Tom Kimmerer, and Philippe de Boncourt, as well as o...
Headley-Whitney Museum of Art
Lexington, KY

Sat 4/29/17 - Sun 4/30/17 at 10am-6pm
Comedy: Stand Up Comedy
Brian Posehn
Comedian/actor/writer Brian Posehn always has a full plate in front of him. He's constantly touring as a stand-up comedian in the best comedy clubs and rock venues in the country. 2013 marked the release of his first hour long special, "The Fartist," throu...
Comedy Off Broadway
Lexington, KY

Sat 4/29/17 at 7:15pm and 9:45pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
A Conversation with Philippe de Boncourt
Philippe de Boncourt is a garden architect born in Northern France. He has designed gardens around the world.
Headley-Whitney Museum of Art
Lexington, KY

Sat 4/29/17 at 6pm-7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Signing/Readings
A Conversation with Tom Kimmerer
Tom Kimmerer is a tree scientist and the author of "Venerable Trees-History, Biology and Conservation."
Headley-Whitney Museum of Art
Lexington, KY

Sat 4/29/17 at 10am-11am
Special Event: Nature, Gardening, Education
Arbor Day: 26th Annual Celebration at The Arboretum Celebrating the Past, PLANting the Future
Opening ceremony at 10:00 am in the Tree Giveaway Tent includes proclamation by the Mayor, recognition of sponsors, Cassidy Elementary School 1st & 2nd graders chorus performance. Free admission to the Kentucky Children's Garden! 3 exhibitor tents, tree gi...
The Arboretum (State Botanical Garden of Kentucky)
Lexington, KY

Sat 4/29/17 at 10am-2pm
Art: Mixed Media, Museum
An exhibition featuring the arts and designed objects made from recycled, renewable and sustainable materials from over 25 artists and designers from Lexington and around the world.
Headley-Whitney Museum of Art
Lexington, KY

Sat 4/29/17 at 12pm-4pm
Sun 4/30/17 at 12pm-4pm
Wed 5/3/17 at 10am-4pm
Thu 5/4/17 at 10am-4pm
Fri 5/5/17 at 10am-4pm
Special Event: Relationships, Religious, Family/Child, Class/Workshop, Seminar, Classes/Clinics, Conference, Special Event, Parents/Parenting
Blended & Blessed: Keys to Stepfamily Success
A FREE one-day livestream event for stepfamily couples, single parents, dating couples with kids, and those who care about blended families. Hear some of today's most trusted and respected experts as they unpack five keys that are crucial to healthy stepfa...
Quest Community Church
Lexington, KY

Sat 4/29/17 at 9:30am-5pm
Talks & Readings: Gaming
Chess Mates Drop-in Chess Club
Drop-in chess. All skill levels. Lessons, snacks, pick up games.
Lexington Public Library – Eastside Branch
Lexington, KY

Sat 4/29/17 at 10am
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 4/29/17 at 11am-12pm
Sat 5/27/17 at 11am-12pm
Sat 6/24/17 at 11am-12pm
Special Event: Animals, For the Family, Community Event
Explorium & Banfield 250,000th Animal Hospital Exhibit Celebration
Since it opened in 2013, the Explorium of Lexington's Animal Hospital exhibit sponsored by Banfield Pet Hospital has enabled 250,000 kid veterinarians to provide care for the many dogs and cats in need of their help. To celebrate, Explorium and Banfield wi...
Explorium of Lexington
Lexington, KY

Sat 4/29/17 at 11am-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 4/29/17 at 11am
Art: Art Show, Gallery
We’ve done this show before but not like this! Images 60 plus artists, over 150 artworks in oil, acrylic and mixed media, any subject matter, all 12x12 and you have GRIDWORKS REVISITED! Join us for this fun show featuring some of Kentucky’s finest. Openin...
New Editions Gallery
Lexington, KY

Sat 4/29/17 at 11am-5:30pm
Special Event: Benefit/Fundraiser
H'Artful of Fun
A Stellar Night! Celebrate the Living Arts and Science Center with find food, spirits, and artful experiences.
Living Arts and Science Center
Lexington, KY

Sat 4/29/17 at 7pm-11pm
Sports: Baseball
Hagerstown Suns at Lexington Legends
The Hagerstown Suns take on the Lexington Legends.
Whitaker Bank Ballpark
Lexington, KY

Sat 4/29/17 at 6:35pm
Sun 4/30/17 at 2:05pm
Fri 6/16/17 at 7:05pm
Sat 6/17/17 at 6:35pm
Sun 6/18/17 at 2:05pm
Special Event: Family/Child, Children, For the Family, Special Event
Healthy Kids Day at YMCA of Central Kentucky
Join us as we encourage kids and families to stay physically and intellectually active over the summer. Your summer camp registration fee will be waived if you tell us one thing your child will do to stay healthy this summer! Families will be provided w...
Beaumont Centre Family YMCA
Lexington, KY

Sat 4/29/17 at 9am-1pm
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 4/29/17 at 11am-4pm
Sat 5/6/17 at 11am-4pm
Sat 5/13/17 at 11am-4pm
Sat 5/20/17 at 11am-4pm
Sat 5/27/17 at 11am-4pm

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