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Special Event: Comedy/Drama
Becoming Dr. Ruth
The incredible story of Dr. Ruth, the famous sex therapist and pop culture icon. Discover her surprising life story, from fleeing the Nazis as a child to serving as a sniper in Jerusalem, and then struggling to find success as a single mother in America. T...
Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park – Thompson Shelterhouse Theatre
Cincinnati, OH

Fri 5/29/20 at 8pm
Sat 5/30/20 at 4pm
Sat 5/30/20 at 8pm
Sun 5/31/20 at 2pm
Sun 5/31/20 at 7pm
Special Event: Stand Up Comedy
Joe Rogan
Joe Rogan was the host of the reality show, 'Fear Factor,' for six seasons on NBC. Prior to 'Fear Factor,' Rogan played Joe Garrelli, the resident electrician on the hit NBC comedy series 'NewsRadio. In 2000 he released his debut comedy album, 'I’m Gonna B...
Louisville Palace Theatre
Louisville, KY

Fri 5/29/20 at 7:30pm
Sat 5/30/20 at 7:30pm
Special Event: Fair/Festival
Wildman Days
Kentucky's premiere Bigfoot Festival is back for the 3rd installment! What monstrous fun will we have in store this year? Come see us on the Green in Lawrenceburg! More information at Friday 5-9 p.m. Saturday 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Sunday 10 a.m...
Lawrenceburg Green
Lawrenceburg, KY

Fri 5/29/20 - Sun 5/31/20
Special Event: For the Family
Civil War Train
Ride the train with volunteers dressed in Civil War uniforms. Watch for skirmish along the line.
Bluegrass Railroad Museum
Versailles, KY

Sat 5/30/20 - Sun 5/31/20 at 2pm-3:30pm
Special Event: Social Event
Tea Tuesday at Waveland
Tea Tuesday at Waveland Looking for something fun, unique and different to do with a friend or a group? Waveland State Historic site is serving tea every Tuesday! Tea is served at 2 p.m. in the mansion on fine china. All teas include a program, savory fo...
Waveland State Historic Site
Lexington, KY

Tue 6/2/20 at 2pm-3:30pm
Tue 6/9/20 at 2pm-3:30pm
Tue 6/16/20 at 2pm-3:30pm
Tue 6/23/20 at 2pm-3:30pm
Tue 6/30/20 at 2pm-3:30pm
Special Event: Fair/Festival, Community Event, Parade
Great American Brass Band Festival
Celebrate the 31st annual Great American Brass Band Festival (June 4-7) featuring world-class brass music in what has been called "the most prominent and unusual music festival in the country." The festival features an Americana style parade, Saturday ni...
Centre College
Danville, KY

Thu 6/4/20 at 2pm
Special Event: Education, Film, Politics
Iron Jawed Angels
Film Synopsis: Defiant young activists take the women's suffrage movement by storm, putting their lives at risk to help American women win the right to vote. Doors open at 5:30 PM. Seating is on a first come, first served basis. The screening is free an...
Muhammad Ali Center
Louisville, KY

Thu 6/4/20 at 5:30pm-8pm
Special Event: Community Event, Convention, Expo/Trade Show, For the Family, Antiques
L&N Day
Established as a way to honor the historic 1917 L&N Depot (the only brick station still standing between Cincinnati and Knoxville), this event has become a day for train lovers of all ages! Watch working model trains, browse through memorabilia, pick up...
Berea Welcome Center
Berea, KY

Sat 6/6/20 at 9am-5pm
Special Event: Children, Summer Camp
Virtual Summer Camp - Shape History: Claymation Studio
Turn your favorite story from Kentucky history into a clay animation short film! Get inspiration for your story by virtually touring the different eras in our museum. Then, create a script, build diorama sets, design characters out of modeling clay, and fi...
Kentucky Historical Society
Frankfort, KY

Mon 6/8/20 - Fri 6/12/20 at 10am-11am
Special Event: Musical
Jesus Christ Superstar
The greatest rock opera ever created, JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR has enthralled audiences since its historic Broadway opening in 1971. Propelled by Andrew Lloyd Webber’s stirring score, by turns driving and majestic, satirical and tender, JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTA...
Aronoff Center
Cincinnati, OH

Tue 6/9/20 at 7:30pm
Wed 6/10/20 at 7:30pm
Thu 6/11/20 at 7:30pm
Fri 6/12/20 at 8pm
Sat 6/13/20 at 2pm
Special Event: Children's Theatre, Play, For the Family
Scooby-Doo! and The Lost City of Gold
"Scooby-Doo! and The Lost City of Gold," a completely original live entertainment spectacular, is the first show to combine cutting edge technology with exceptional music, puppetry, magic, singing, dance, interactive audience response video, aerial arts an...
Louisville Palace Theatre
Louisville, KY

Wed 6/10/20 at 7pm
Special Event: Children
Day Out With Thomas
Take a ride with Thomas, meet the railway controller Sir Topham Hatt, have fun in the Imagination Station, see authentic engines and enjoy tons of other activities in a city near you!
Kentucky Railway Museum
New Haven, KY

Fri 6/12/20 at 9am
Sat 6/13/20 at 9am
Sun 6/14/20 at 9am
Special Event: Class/Workshop, Education
Central Kentucky Second Saturday Divorce Workshop
Divorce workshop for women. Will address the legal, financial, family and personal issues of divorce in a logical, yet compassionate way.
Keller Williams Greater Lexington
Lexington, KY

Sat 6/13/20 at 9:30am-2pm
Sat 7/11/20 at 9:30am-2pm
Sat 8/8/20 at 9:30am-2pm
Special Event: Baseball
Vintage Baseball Game at Waveland
Vintage Baseball Game Waveland is the home field to the only Kentucky Vintage Base Ball team, The Bluegrass Barons! Bring your chair and come enjoy a wonderful day of history, food and of course, the good old American pastime, baseball as it was in the 18...
Waveland State Historic Site
Lexington, KY

Sun 6/14/20 at 1pm-3:30pm
Sun 7/12/20 at 1pm-3:30pm
Sun 7/26/20 at 1pm-3:30pm
Sun 8/16/20 at 1pm-3:30pm
Sun 8/16/20 at 1pm-3:30pm
Special Event: Children, Parents/Parenting
Baby's Future - Tips to Raise a Truly Healthy and Happy Baby
Please join us on the even to talk about how to raise a truly healthy and happy baby, We have got experienced moms who have raise their kids. This event covers all the useful information for those who have recently become parents or have a toddler or plann...
Coldstream Park
Lexington, KY

Mon 6/15/20 at 11:50am-2:50pm
Mon 7/20/20 at 11:50am-2:50pm
Mon 8/17/20 at 11:50am-2:50pm
Special Event: Latin/Salsa, World Dance
Maks & Val Live on Tour
Maks and Val, both have been featured on the hit TV show "Dancing With The Stars," are now taking their talents across the nation on their "Our Way" tour. The brothers are famously known for their latin dance and have a handful of studios that spread acros...
Taft Theatre
Cincinnati, OH

Thu 6/18/20 at 8pm
Special Event: Musical Comedy
Steve Martin and Martin Short: The Funniest Show in Town at the Moment
In "The Funniest Show in Town at the Moment," comedy legends Steve Martin and Martin Short present new material in a variety of musical sketches and conversations about their iconic careers, most memorable encounters, and of course, their legendary lives ...
Louisville Palace Theatre
Louisville, KY

Fri 6/19/20 at 8pm
Special Event: Politics, Podcast
Pod Save America
Pod Save America is a no-BS conversation about politics hosted by Jon Favreau, Jon Lovett, Dan Pfeiffer and Tommy Vietor that breaks down the week’s news and helps people figure out what matters and how to help. Jon, Jon, Tommy, and Dan are hitting the roa...
Louisville Palace Theatre
Louisville, KY

Sat 6/20/20 at 8pm
Special Event: Animals, Equestrian
Extreme Mustang Makeover
There’s no place like Kentucky when it comes to horses, and we’ve got a show that will add another chapter to the state’s legacy. The Mustang Heritage Foundation (MHF) is pleased to return to Lexington June 25-27 to entertain audiences of all ages with its...
Kentucky Horse Park
Lexington, KY

Thu 6/25/20 - Sat 6/27/20 at 9am-9pm
Special Event: Podcast
Crime Junkie Podcast Live
Ashley Flowers, a true crime fan from Indianapolis, created this podcast in 2017.
Taft Theatre
Cincinnati, OH

Sun 6/28/20 at 8pm

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