Around Lexington Things To Do Places To Go People To See Restaurants Movies log into calendar / register
Search by keyword or venue View Listings For A Day
    space Add Event

Top Acts About Town
Signing/Readings, Talks/Lectures
“What Are You Reading?” Book Group
Mondays at 12pm. Broaden your reading horizons. Share your favorite new book and author. Enjoy coffee, a snack, and lively discussions. No assigned books! No sign up necessary.
Upcoming Schedule »

Art Show, Mixed Media, Gallery, Drawings/Works on Paper, Photography, Painting
“Wrap Up 2018” Mixed media exhibit by featured gallery artists
Exhibit on view: November 20th – December 31st, 2018 Open House: December 6th 4:30-6:30 Shop Small Saturday: November 24th 1-4PM Throughout 2018, the gallery has been filled with the innovative work of many contemporary artists. 2018 Wrap Up will be your chance to review the work of our featured artists. A wide variety of media and subject matter will offer an abundance visual stimulation for the festive season. The gallery will be closed November 22nd and 23rd for the Thanksgiving Holiday but opening Saturday November 24th, for “Shop Small Saturday” and featuring specials on “small artworks” by Carleton Wing and others. Join us for a festive open house on December 6th. Meet and greet the featured artists Jan Durham, Melissa T. Hall, Kathy Rees Johnson, Marco Logsdon, Mary Rezny, Michael Wayne, Carleton Wing and Laverne Zabielski. A partial list of mediums used include oil and acrylic, watercolor and pastel, photography, photo mixed media, fiber art, artists books, and collage. Rezny gallery offers an opportunity to participate in art experiences, to dialogue with artists and to purchase fine art works at affordable prices. Weather your looking for a small present or for a significant new addition to your art collection you can find artwork that fits every budget.
Upcoming Schedule »

World Dance
1001 Nights: Our Tribal Roots – Rakadu 20th Anniversary
Rakadu Dance Theatre celebrates its 20th year in the Lexington dance community alongside guest artists Amel Tafsout and Dalia Carella! AMEL TAFSOUT- (means ‘Hope of Spring’) is a charismatic international first source master dance artist of North African Maghreb dance and has mesmerized audiences in the Middle East and North Africa, as well as Europe, New Zealand, U.S.A. and Latin America. Tafsout is an acclaimed choreographer, instructor and performer of North African Maghreb Dance as well as a poet, a storyteller, a singer, a socio-linguist and a dance anthropologist. DALIA CARELLA- is a renowned world fusion artist, choreographer, master teacher, and the Founder/ Artistic Director of the Dalia Carella Dance Collective. Her rich background has lead her to make works utilizing both ethnic and contemporary movement, that are ingrained with a deep spiritual and mystical essence. She is known for her explorations into cultural dance forms, her precise and seamless blending of traditional and modern dance in the theatrical context, and for her dark and sultry cabaret stylings, evocative of the European underground, circa the 1920s and 30s. RAKADU is a collaborative effort of many souls; each an empty vessel receiving generosity and pouring into the next. Flooded with abundance and spilling into the streets, this river carries the genuine sip to slake the thirsty mind. Rakadu seeks to master the art of conversational movement, to find the dwelling of the selfless heart, to reflect the evolution of culture and its peoples, to explore the realm of living awareness, and to open the skies to shine on both the watching eyes and the story fabric unfurling before them. Please celebrate with us as we present pieces new and classic from the Rakadu repertoire. For tickets:
Upcoming Schedule »

Benefit/Fundraiser, Health & Wellness/Nutrition
13th Annual YMCA Reindeer Ramble 5K/10K Fun Run and Walk
The Reindeer Ramble is a wonderful way to participate in a 5K or 10K while supporting scholarships for kids attending YMCA summer camps. Sign up as an individual or a team. We encourage participants to don their favorite holiday sweater, Santa suit, or “holiday festive” attire and embrace the spirit of the holiday.
Upcoming Schedule »

Variety Show, Magic
21st Century Magic: Keeping the Arts ALIVE Tour
21st Century Magic is what Reed & Ashton like to call a “High Energy, High Impact, Magic & Illusion Show”. It is a strategically combined mix of Brain-Bending New Age Illusions, Highly Trained Rescue Animals, Ridiculous Stunts, Breath-Taking Escapes, Audience Participation, and just “The Absolute Correct Amount of Comedic Relief”. The Alban Arts Center described it as “A Phenomenal, Vegas Quality Show”. With their signature Rock Star Style and “Larger than Life Personalities” in high demand, this duo is guaranteed to be a “Smash Hit”. Since 1940 ROHS Opera House has been the #1 place to witness LIVE entertainment in downtown Cynthiana, KY. In fundraising efforts, for two nights only, Join The Mastersons on their mission to "Keep the Arts ALIVE in Small Town America"! Their Award Winning show "21st Century Magic" will not only raise money for the theatre, but help to build awareness of the Performing Arts in and around Cynthiana. For the past 10 years The Mastersons have raised 1,000's of dollars for ROHS as well as other historic theaters across the country. With a long history of sell out performances resulting in people being turned away at the door. We recommend that you purchase your tickets in advance to guarantee your seat.
Upcoming Schedule »

37th Annual Kentucky Book Fair
Kentucky Humanities is dedicated to Telling Kentucky’s Story through programs and services that create a legacy of pride in the wealth of Kentucky culture, building civic engagement, and supporting local humanities programs and events. We strive to enable all Kentuckians to take part in learning, sharing, and teaching each other about Kentucky’s rich heritage. We are committed to providing leadership and developing resources that support the needs of Kentuckians to examine our values, understand our common heritage, and build stronger Kentucky communities based on the knowledge, insight, and respect inherent in the humanities. This year’s Book Fair will feature 189 authors on site signing books.
Upcoming Schedule »

38 Special
After more than three decades together, 38 Special continue to bring their signature blast of Southern Rock to over 100 cities a year. Their many Gold and Platinum album awards stand in testament to the endurance of a legendary powerhouse. With sales in excess of 20 million, most associate the band with their arena-rock pop smashes, "Hold On Loosely," "Rockin' Into the Night," "Caught Up in You," "Fantasy Girl," "If I'd Been the One," "Back Where You Belong," "Chain Lightnin'," "Second Chance," and more - timeless hits that remain radio staples.
Upcoming Schedule »

98 Degrees
98 Degrees is a pop/R&B boy band that rose to fame in the late '80s/early 2000's. Members include brothers Nick and Drew Lachey, Jeff Timmons and Justin Jeffre.
Upcoming Schedule »

98 Degrees at Christmas
In five short years — from 1997 to 2002 — they'd sold a staggering 10 million records, scored a chart-topping single, “Thank God I Found You,” with Mariah Carey and Joe, and collaborated with their collective idol, Stevie Wonder, on “True to Your Heart,” for the 1998 animated Disney film "Mulan." Their four-million-selling album, "98° and Rising (1998, Motown)," spawned the top-5 favorites “Because of You,” “I Do,” and “The Hardest Thing,” while 2000’s Revelation (Universal Records), which sold two million copies, peaked at number 2 on the Billboard 200 and yielded a trio of hits, “Give Me Just One Night (Una Noche),” “My Everything” and “The Way You Want Me To.”
Upcoming Schedule »

A Handeful of Christmas Delights
The Center for Old Music in the New World presents its annual concert of early music for the holiday season, featuring the voices and instruments of Musick's Company.
Upcoming Schedule »